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 Iona Belle <I>Wainscott</I> Berry

Iona Belle Wainscott Berry

Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA
Death 20 Jul 1999 (aged 73)
Bettendorf, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot Y - 334
Memorial ID 361783 · View Source
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Iona Belle Berry, 73, of Bettendorf, died Tuesday, July 20, 1999, at home with family after an extended illness.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Memorials may be made to Genesis Hospice, Davenport.

She was born May 17, 1926, in Muscatine, Iowa, the youngest of nine children, to the late Lee and Essa Wainscott.

She was wed to Wayne Allen Berry at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Davenport, on April 27, 1944, and this spring celebrated 55 years of marriage.

She was employed with Allstate Insurance as a claims adjuster for 24 years. After retirement, she moved to Las Vegas for two years.

Her hobbies were sewing, baking, her great-grandchildren and grandchildren, all of whom loved her homemade noodles.

Her sisters, Mae Wainscott and Fern Martz, preceded her in death.

Survivors include her husband; daughters and sons-in-law, Karen and Tim McMillan, Rock Island, and Lana and Steve Johannes, Rock Island; grandchildren, Heather (McMillan) and husband, Scott, Hehir; great-grandchildren, Jacob and Caroline, Weston, Mich., Stephanie (Johannes) and husband, Dean, Thomer; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Stephen, Rock Island, Sean and wife, Jennifer, McMillan, Vancouver, Wash., Jason and wife, Kelly, Johannes; great-grandchildren, Kaitlin and Kourtney, Rock Island, Eric Johannes, Heidi Johannes; and great-grandson, Shane, and granddaughter, Emily Johannes.

She is also survived in death by her sisters, Helen Meyer, Muscatine, Iowa, Velma Dipple, Davenport, Berneal Wulf, Davenport, Betty Spaulding, Davenport; and by her brothers, Lee Wainscott Jr., Muscatine, Iowa, and Boyd Wainscott, Davenport.
(Rock Island Argus, July 21, 1999)

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  • Maintained by: Paul Mack
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 361783
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Iona Belle Wainscott Berry (17 May 1926–20 Jul 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 361783, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Paul Mack (contributor 47145486) .