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 Verna Claire <I>Wilkinson</I> Roquet

Verna Claire Wilkinson Roquet

Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Death 24 Jun 1980 (aged 83)
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 52133150 · View Source
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Daughter of Joseph W Wilkinson and Etta May LaRue Wilkinson Stoner

Sibling: Virgil Raymond Wilkinson 1893-1960

Married Lewis Earl Roquet 3 July 1919


Services for Verna C Roquet, 83, of Valley View Village, 2571 Guthrie Ave., who died of a heart ailment Tuesday at Iowa Lutheran Hospital, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Merle Hay Funeral Home. Entombment will be in Merle Hay Mausoleum.

A lifelong resident of Des Moines, Mrs. Roquet was a retired secretary. She was a member of First Christian Church.

Survivors include her husband, L. Earl; a daughter, Darlene Anderson of West Des Moines; two sons, Dwight of Des Moines and Dr. Wayne Roquet of Naples, Fla.; 11 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorial contributions to First Christian Church. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 tonight.


Gregory Dwight Roquet


Courtney Lynn Roquet

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Verna Claire Wilkinson Roquet (26 Apr 1897–24 Jun 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52133150, citing Chapel Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by InSearchOf (contributor 47282406) .