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Shirlee D. Rathbun Obituary

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We are sad to announce that on October 11, 2021 we had to say goodbye to Shirlee D. Rathbun of Independence, Iowa. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Shirlee D. Rathbun.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Donald Ellsworth Cooper and Corinne Cooper (Moore); her husband Herbert Iver Rathbun; and her granddaughter Taylor Rathbun. She is survived by : her children, Douglas Rathbun (Janel) of Independence, IA, Neil Rathbun of Independence, IA and Kellee Rathbun of Grapeland, TX; and her siblings, Bill Cooper (Rose) of Gibson, IA, Wilene Cornelius (Pierce) of Bend, OR and Gwen Hall of Las Vegas, NV. She is also survived by five grandchildren; five great grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Saturday, October 16th 2021 from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM at the First Presbyterian Church (115 6th Ave NW, Independence, IA 50644). A funeral service was held on Saturday, October 16th 2021 at 11:00 AM at the same location. A burial was held on Saturday, October 16th 2021 at the Wilson Cemetery (Independence, IA 50644).

Memorials will be directed to the 4-H Foundation.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
White Funeral Home



Sat

Oct 16

Visitation

First Presbyterian Church
115 6th Ave NW, Independence, IA 50644

Sat

Oct 16

Funeral service

First Presbyterian Church
115 6th Ave NW, Independence, IA 50644

Sat

Oct 16

Burial

Wilson Cemetery
Independence, IA 50644

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October 15, 2021

Love, Linda Horioka lit a candle

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October 15, 2021

Love, Linda Horioka sent flowers

“Amazing Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. You will be missed by all.”

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