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Iva Lee Tarr Torneden
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1912
McLouth
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 2005
Lawrence
Douglas County
Kansas, USA

Obituary:
Services for Iva Lee Tarr Stevens Torneden, 93, Oskaloosa, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Barnett Funeral Home in Oskaloosa. Burial will follow in Fowler Cemetery in McLouth.

Mrs. Torneden died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born April 18, 1912, in McLouth, the daughter of George Rufus and Grace Quisenberry Tarr.

Mrs. Torneden worked at the Band Box and Apex Dry Cleaners. She did home health care for the elderly. She also worked at Hundleys and the Elk Club, and retired from Jim's Lunch.

She married Roy William Stevens in 1932. He died in 1937.

She married Richard Torneden in 1965. He died Sept. 5, 1997.

An infant daughter also died earlier.

Survivors include three sons, Roy Stevens, Oskaloosa, Dennis Stevens, McLouth, and George Stevens, Topeka; three sisters, Sylvia Tarr and Norma Tarr, both of Leavenworth, and Zelma Sanders, McLouth; 14 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Published in the Lawrence Journal-World on 9-13-2005. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Rufus Tarr (1877 - 1939)
  Grace Lee Quesenbury Tarr (1884 - 1975)
 
 Spouses:
  Roy William Stevens (1910 - 1937)
  Richard Henry Torneden (1913 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Roy Lee Stevens*
  Shirley Joanne Stevens (1933 - 1933)*
  George William Stevens (1936 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Leonard Tarr (1903 - 1994)*
  Ruey Isabel Tarr Champion (1905 - 1998)*
  Virinda Grace Tarr Wiley (1907 - 1998)*
  Eunice Venie Tarr (1909 - 1965)*
  Iva Lee Tarr Torneden (1912 - 2005)
  Amy Rose Tarr (1915 - 1917)*
  Vivian Marie Tarr Zule (1918 - 1992)*
  Sylvia Arlin Tarr (1921 - 2014)*
  Loren Glee Tarr (1926 - 1992)*
  Zelma Gay Tarr Sanders (1928 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fowler Cemetery
McLouth
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Ruth Stevens Meyer
Originally Created by: WyCo Graver
Record added: Dec 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17107489
Iva Lee <i>Tarr</i> Torneden
Added by: Ruth Stevens Meyer
 
Iva Lee <i>Tarr</i> Torneden
Added by: Shelli Bailey
 
Iva Lee <i>Tarr</i> Torneden
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Added by: Pamela Clark
 
 
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Dear 1st cousin 1x removed Iva Lee Tarr Stevens Torneden, In Remembrance [Family connection through your father George Rufus Tarr (1877-1939), my paternal grand uncle]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Oct. 22, 2012

- A & R
 Added: Oct. 25, 2007
 
 
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