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 Edith Arlene <I>Ibbotson</I> Walker

Edith Arlene Ibbotson Walker

Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA
Death 28 Oct 2012 (aged 89)
Wisconsin, USA
Burial West Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 100096925 · View Source
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Daughter of E. Burton & A. Viola Ibbotson

Arlene Walker, 89, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2012 at Lakeview Estates in Fond du Lac, WI.

Funeral services will be held 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. A church luncheon will be served starting at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, prior to the service. Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery.

Arlene was born in Mediapolis, IA on September 2, 1923. She was a telephone operator at NW Bell Telephone and later worked in Day Care program's at Westminster Presbyterian Church. She was a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Arlene was involved in card clubs, loved being an immaculate hostess in her home, and enjoyed decorating her house for the holidays.

She is survived by two sons, Tom (Julie) Walker of Fond du Lac, WI and Tim (Nancy) Walker of Laurens, IA; five grandchildren, Philip, Jacob, Cynthia, Andrew and Emily; one great-grandson, Felyx; brother, Gene (Ann) Ibbotson of Des Moines; brother-in-law, Kenneth (Carol) Walker of Terre Haute, IN; sister-in-law, Carol Ann Walker of New York; and several nieces and nephews.

Arlene was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph, her parents, three sisters and two brothers.

Visitation will be from 12 Noon to 7 p.m. Friday at McLaren's Chapel with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m.

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  • Created by: Lynn Schneider
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100096925
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Arlene Ibbotson Walker (2 Sep 1923–28 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100096925, citing Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Lynn Schneider (contributor 46492409) .