Obituaries

Lois I. Jesse

Sep 5, 2020
Jesse, Lois

Services

11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the American Lutheran Church in La Porte City  801 Monroe St. La Porte City, Iowa

Visitation

one hour before the service at the church.

Cemetery

Private Family Inurnment will be held at a later date in the West View Cemetery.

Memorials

may be directed to the American Lutheran Church Building Fund 801 Monroe St. La Porte City, Iowa 50651.

Biography

Lois I. Jesse, 92, of La Porte City, died Saturday, September 5, 2020 at the Vinton Lutheran Home.  She was born March 12, 1928 in rural Benton County the daughter of Porter and Bessie Huber Shaner. She was a graduate of La Porte City High School.  Lois married Willard Jesse on June 13, 1948 at the Little Brown Church in Nashua.  She was a lifelong homemaker.  She was a member of the American Lutheran Church in La Porte City. She enjoyed playing cards, Bridge and the Iowa Hawkeyes.

Survived by: her husband, Willard of La Porte City; a son, Duane Jesse of La Porte City; a daughter, Connie (Randy) Schiefelbein of Sumner; two step granddaughters, Kaitlyn and Kylee Schiefelbein; and nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by: her parents; three brothers, Lowell, Delbert “Clare” and Robert Shaner; a sister, Maxine Benda; and a host of nieces and nephews.

La Porte City Funeral Home in charge of arrangements 319-342-3131.  

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  1. Nancy (Borton) Bathen | Sep 22, 2020
    Many fond memories of Lois.  Our Sympathy to your family.
  2. MARVIN E D BEHRENS | Sep 10, 2020
    My sympathy to the family from the husband of Eileen Miehe, the granddaughter of Emilie Jesse Zummak.
  3. MARVIN HRUBES | Sep 07, 2020
    Our sympathy to the family members of Lois.  
  4. Neal and Diana Parks | Sep 07, 2020
    Our sympathy to Lois' family! 
  5. Breann Larson | Sep 06, 2020
    Sending prayers. We love Lois!
  6. DONNA Pipho | Sep 06, 2020
    My deepest sympathy.  Lois was a very sweet lady.

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