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 Myrna <I>Gebauer</I> Wielenga

Myrna Gebauer Wielenga

Iowa, USA
Death 18 Jun 2014 (aged 76)
Iowa, USA
Burial Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 131652965 · View Source
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ORANGE CITY, Iowa | Myrna Wielenga, 76, of Orange City passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at her residence.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at First Reformed Church in Orange City. Mr. Tom Hydeen will officiate. Interment will be in West Lawn Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. You may express your sympathy at

Myrna Mae was born on Oct. 4, 1937, in Alton, Iowa, the daughter of Ralph and Wilmina (Kleinhesselink) Gebauer. She was raised in Orange City, where he attended the public high school.

On June 1, 1955, she married Verne Wielenga in Orange City. They made their home in Orange City, where she was a homemaker and a cook at the Maurice-Orange City schools.

She enjoyed fixing puzzles and traveling, including some winters in Texas. She liked volunteering at the Bibles for Missions store in Orange City.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years; four children and their spouses, Michael and Muriel Wielenga of Sioux Center, Iowa, Kevin and Dixie Wielenga of Orange City, Laura and Pete Schuelke of Ringsted, Iowa, and Mary and Mike Cline of Rockford, Ill.; 18 grandchildren, Daniel, Raelle, Erin, Abby, Autumn, Olivia, Zachary, Nicholas, Klayton, Emily, Samantha, Travis, Shayne, Shawna, Samuel, Kevin, Madeline, and Tyler; 16 great-grandchildren; a brother, Ralph Gebauer Jr.; and a sister, Barb Brock.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandchild, Jamie; and a sister, Joan Poppen.

Memorials will be directed to the Orange City Area Home Health and Hospice.

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  • Created by: Margaret A Hall
  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 131652965
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Myrna Gebauer Wielenga (4 Oct 1937–18 Jun 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131652965, citing West Lawn Cemetery, Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Margaret A Hall (contributor 47042473) .