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 Ruth Aralene <I>Wheeler</I> Broeker

Ruth Aralene Wheeler Broeker

Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Death 18 Mar 1987 (aged 75)
Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA
Burial Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 5865620 · View Source
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The Hawk Eye, March 18, 1987; Burlington, Iowa:


Ruth Aralene Wheeler Broeker, 75, of Morning Sun, died at 12:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 18, at Burlington Medical Center.

Born February 14, 1912, in Davenport, she was the daughter of Edwin and Lutie Rippey Wheeler.

She married Wallace E. Broeker February 6, 1941, at Davenport. She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church, Morning Sun.

Surviving are her husband, Wallace; two daughters by marriage: Mrs. Beverly (Elwood) Marshall, DeWitt, and Mrs. Shirley (Larry) Smith, Wapello; and six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Pierce Funeral Home, Morning Sun.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at the First United Presbyterian Church, Morning Sun, with the Reverend Diane Bishop officiating. Burial will be in the Elmwood Cemetery, Morning Sun.

A memorial has been established.

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  • Maintained by: DW Brumm
  • Originally Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
  • Added: 20 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5865620
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Aralene Wheeler Broeker (14 Feb 1912–18 Mar 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5865620, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by DW Brumm (contributor 47781608) .