ESTHERVILLE - Memorial services for LoraBelle Beaver, 97, of Estherville will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at First Christian Church in Estherville with Pastor Doug Burton officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at 10:30 only on Saturday at the church. Interment will be at East Side Cemetery in Estherville.
She died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at the Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.
LoraBelle (Boone) Beaver, the daughter of Lloyd N. and Marie H. (Benson) Boone, was born Oct. 21, 1915 in Estherville.
LoraBelle received her education in Estherville schools.
On Nov. 11, 1934, she was united in marriage to Howard Beaver in Estherville. The couple made their home in Estherville and then moved to Clinton from 1941 until 1952. They returned to Estherville and began farming and LoraBelle worked for Boone Jewelry and Henry-Olson-Fuhrman Funeral Home. Howard died in 1986.
LoraBelle was a member of First Christian Church in Estherville and the VFW Auxiliary.
Left to cherish LoraBelle's memory are her children, Richard Beaver, of Edmund, Okla., Willard "Bill" Beaver (Marilyn) of Spirit Lake and Jack Beaver of Estherville; daughter-in-law, Carol Beaver; 13 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great grandchildren; siblings, Warren Boone (Anne) of Green Bay, Wis. and Jean Myhre of Spirit Lake; sister-in-law, Margaret Seeliger (Cecil) of Estherville and many nieces and nephews.
She has been preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Daniel, Ralph and Lloyd and daughter-in-law, Barbara Beaver.
Online condolences may be sent to www.henryolsonfuneral.com.