WAPELLO, Iowa -- Icel Lorene Spitznogle, 92, Wapello, died Sunday, June 1, 2003, at the Wapello Nursing and Rehab Center.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the United Methodist Church, Wapello. The Rev. Chris Thomas will officiate. Musical selections will be provided by Bev Parsons, organist. Burial will be at the Parsons Cemetery, rural Wapello.
Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, with family present 7-8 p.m., at the Dudgeon-McCulley Funeral Home, Wapello. A memorial fund has been established to benefit the United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Spitznogle was born on Dec. 22, 1910, in Dallas Township, Marion County, the daughter of Marquis Bertrum and Mamie Wilson Miller. She married Allie Dale Spitznogle on March 18, 1949, in Beatrice, Neb. He preceded her in death on Feb. 2, 1987.
She attended schools in Dallas and graduated from Dallas High School in 1927. She obtained her teaching degree from the now University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls. She taught schools in rural Melcher and Dallas from 1929-1938 and taught in Dallas from 1938-1944. She then taught third grade in Wapello from 1944-1949.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church and the UMW Ruth Circle and had taught Sunday school for many years. She enjoyed collecting plates, doing crossword puzzles and being a homemaker.
Survivors include four sons, Dennis Spitznogle of Waterford, Pa., Gary Spitznogle, Lyle Spitznogle and Marlin Spitznogle, all of Wapello; and three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a son, Kelvin; an infant daughter; and a brother, James Douglas Miller.
MUSCATINE, Iowa - Maxine J. Spitznogle, 86, of Muscatine, died Thursday morning, November 11, 2004, at Lutheran Homes.
Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 15, 2004, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home, 1931 Houser Street. Reverend Richard White will officiate the services. Honorary bearer will be Eddie Weikert. Casket bearers will be Jeff Kilburn, Alan Kilburn, Jim Kilburn, Lindy Greenfield, Bill Loyd, Mark Johnson and Scott Kilburn. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, November 14, 2004, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Maxine's family in her name.
Maxine was born on May 5, 1918, in Jefferson County, the daughter of Aubrey and Leona J. Hudsen Barnett. She married Raymond Kilburn on July 31, 1937, in Fairfield. She later married Clifford J. Spitznogle on July 5, 1968, in Aldeo, Illinois. He preceded her in death.
Maxine worked at Lutheran Homes and in earlier years cut buttons in many of the local button factories.
She loved to tell a story or a joke and always tried to make everybody happy.
Survivors include one daughter, Betty Kilburn Ashby of Fremont, three sons, Alan Kilburn and wife, Mary Lou, of Muscatine, Wayne Kilburn and wife, Barb, of Muscatine, and Edwin Kilburn and wife, Linda, of Wapello; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 10 great great-grandchildren; one sister, Eloise Hadley of Richland; and one brother, Fred Barnett of Petersburg, Virginia.
Maxine was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Shirley, two brothers, Delbert and Bob Barnett, and one sister, Irmalee Maring.
Jess O. Spitznogle, 47, of Fruitland, Iowa, formerly of Muscatine, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2008 at his home following a courageous battle with cancer.
Casketbearers will be Shaun Beauchamp, Jeff Longhurst, Doug Sides, Jeff Graham, Cayce Norris, and Todd Stammer. Honorary Casketbearer will be Earl Ramirez. Burial will be held in the Drury Reynolds Cemetery will full military rites provided by the combined units of the V.F.W. Post 1565 and the American Legion Post #27. Following the interment a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Muscatine Moose Lodge.
Jess Orsen Spitznogle was born on February 21, 1961, in Muscatine, Iowa, the son of Jess Merle and Mary Frances (Doak) Spitznogle. Jess served in the United States Navy from 1979-1980. On December 13, 1986, Jess was united in marriage to Debbie Kay Yerington in Muscatine, Iowa.
He was employed at HON Oak Laminate for many years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his son, Bowen.
Jess will be deeply missed by his wife, Debbie of Fruitland; one son, Bowen Spitznogle of Fruitland; three sisters, Joyce Grady of Ohio, Frances Lancaster of Ottumwa, Iowa and Nicki Ramirez and her husband, Pedro of Muscatine; his father and mother –in-law, Jim and Rose Yerington; one sister-in-law, Kathy Zaehringer; two brothers-in-law, Jim Yerington and his wife, Kellie and John Yerington and his wife, Jane; his best friend, Shaun Beauchamp; and several nieces and nephews.
Jess was preceded in death by his parents and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
PUEBLO, Colorado — Jimmie Sue Spitznogle, 63, of Pueblo West, passed away Saturday March 21, 2009, at the Sangre de Cristo Hospice House in Pueblo, after a lengthy illness.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2009, at the First Presbyterian Church, Wapello. A lunch will be served following the memorial. Burial of the cremains will be at Miller Cemetery in Illinois, following the luncheon.
A memorial fund has been established in her honor for the Sangre de Cristo Hospice House, 1207 South Pueblo Blvd. Way, Pueblo, CO 81001 or River of Grace Church, 44 E. Spaulding Drive, Pueblo, CO 81007.
Jimmie Sue was born on September 12, 1945, in Tacoma, Washington, the daughter of Howard and Charlotte Brauns Worst.
She graduated from Muscatine High School in 1963 and Marycrest in 1991.
She later married Clifford Spitznogle on July 4, 1998, in Wapello, Iowa.
She was very active in her church, library, and community.
Survivors include her husband, Clifford Spitznogle; two daughters, Beth Ames of Muscatine, and Jennifer Arwood of Clinton, Tennessee; a step-son, Mark Spitznogle (Jessica Sterner) of Wapello, Iowa; five grandchildren, Andrea and Michelle Ames of Davenport, Iowa, Samantha, Katelyn, and Caleb Arwood of Clinton, Tennessee; a sister, Vicki Goodman and husband, Hank, of Arden, North Carolina; two nieces; and a great-niece.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard and Charlotte Brauns Worst.