Ila Twedt, 85, Radcliffe

Ila Twedt, age 85, of Radcliffe, IA, died on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Crestview Manor in Webster City, IA.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 11:00 am at Missionary Alliance Church in Blairsburg, IA. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the funeral service at the church.

Ila will be buried at Radcliffe Cemetery. There will be a 2:00 pm committal service on the afternoon of the funeral.

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Ila Ann Trampel, daughter of Joe and Jennie (Greenfield) Trampel, was born on August 29, 1927 in Kamrar, Iowa. She graduated from Kamrar High School in 1945.

On May 9, 1947 she was united in marriage to Truman N. Twedt at the Little Brown Church. They farmed in the Kamrar, Williams and Ellsworth areas where Ila enjoyed farming along side her husband until retiring into Radcliffe in 1986.

She was known for keeping a tidy home and a beautiful flowerbed. Ila loved to bake and sharing her goodies with others. She was proud of her families’

accomplishments and in her later years, took special delight in her great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed listening to country music.

Ila died on February 3, at Crestview Senior Living in Webster City, Iowa.

Ila is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Craig and Candace Twedt of Williams, IA; two grandsons, Dr. Tru (Maria) Twedt of Watkinsville, GA, Travis (Tatiana) Twedt of Jewell, IA; four great-grandsons, Triston, Treyton, Tiago, and Tanner Twedt; two step great-granddaughters, Amy and Maddy Kuhn; sister, Lola Erickson of Radcliffe, IA; along with other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband, Truman, Ila was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Elferd and Lester Trampel, sisters Elma (Van Loh) Miller, and Edna Twedt.