Thelma I. Overton
Thelma I. Overton, 93, Donnellson, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at the Ft. Madison Community Hospital, Ft. Madison.
A graveside service will be held at a later date at the Clay Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in her memory to the Clay Grove Cemetery Association.
The Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home of Donnellson is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schmitzlynk funeralhome.com.
Born July 27, 1920, in Cudworth, Saskatchewan, Canada, she was the daughter of Walter and Verna Schmidt. She was married to John Wilmer Overton. He preceded her in death.
She was a member of the Donnellson Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening, golfing and playing cards with her friends.
She is survived by one son, Bradley (Marleah) Overton of Baton Rouge, La.; one grandson; one brother, Lester Schmidt of Cardston, Alberta, Canada; and one sister, Mary King of Mt. Pleasant.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one brother, John Schmidt; and two sisters, Violet Hauber and Irene Wiexel.