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 Eva M. Croxdale

Eva M. Croxdale

Birth
Shelby, Shelby County, Iowa, USA
Death 17 Aug 2004 (aged 92)
Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico, USA
Burial Villisca, Montgomery County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 65072433 · View Source
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EVA M. CROXDALE
Funeral services for Eva M. Croxdale of Alamogordo, NM, were held August 21, 2004, at the Hamilton-O'Dell Chapel in Alamogordo with the Rev. Mary Taken officiating. Cremation has taken place and inurnment will be in the Villisca Cemetery in Villisca, IA, under the direction of Wolfe Funeral Home.
Eva M. Croxdale was born March 16, 1912 to Ora Helen (VanDeventer) and Corbin Goldsberry in Shelby, IA. She died Tuesday, August 17, 2004 in Alamogordo.
She married Edward L. Croxdale, and worked while he was in medical school. They had a son, Michael Bruce. Upon returning from service in the Pacific theater during WWII, Edward set up practice in Villisca as a general practitioner and Eve was the office manager. The Croxdale's were close to Jerry Ziehe, who became like a son to them, and to their nephew Robert Moore. Son Michael became a doctor, marrying Judith Gerow, and having a son, Leyton Edward Croxdale. Jerry Ziehe was a pilot in the USAF. Michael, Jerry and Robert all served in Vietnam; Jerry died there.
After the early death of her husband, Eva moved to Des Moines and then ultimately Alamogordo, NM, where she played many rounds of golf and hands of bridge.
Eva was preceded in death by her four siblings: Ike, Dwayne, Dorothy and Colene; her husband, Edward Lee Croxdale; her son, Michael Bruce Croxdale; Jerry Ziehe; and infant daughter, Susan Van.
She is survived by Leyton and Lisa Croxdale, Robert and Lynn Moore and Danny, and Jeff Goldsberry, numerous wonderful friends.




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  • Created by: Marty & Harley
  • Added: 2 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65072433
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eva M. Croxdale (16 Mar 1912–17 Aug 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65072433, citing Villisca Cemetery, Villisca, Montgomery County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Marty & Harley (contributor 47240226) .