|Hilda Helen Schneiter Busch
April 14, 1932–December 19, 2011
|Hilda H. Busch, 79, of Lost Nation, Iowa, died Monday, December 19, 2011, at Trinity Medical Center, Bettendorf, Iowa.
A celebration of her life service was held on Thursday, December 22, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at the Elwood Methodist Church, Elwood, Iowa. Friends called from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at Lahey Funeral Home in Lost Nation, Iowa. Burial was in the Lost Nation Cemetery, Lost Nation, Iowa.
Hilda Helen Schneiter was born April 14, 1932, in Monticello, Iowa, the daughter of William and Elizabeth (Mettler) Schneiter. She graduated from Monticello High School. She married Elmer Busch on November 18, 1955 in Monticello. He died on March 16, 2000.
She was a homemaker and farmed with her husband at Lost Nation for many years. She had also worked for Energy and Collins in Anamosa, for four years.
She was a member of the Elwood United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Kids Club at the church, the Lions Club, Hospital Auxiliary, Booster Club in Monticello, Lost Nation Legion Auxiliary and the Food Pantry. She also helped put out the Lost Nation newsletter, The Scoop. She loved to help others and enjoyed quilting.
She is survived by her son, Darrell (Bonnie) Busch of Bettendorf; a sister, Margaret Schneiter and a brother, John (Joan) Schneiter, both of Marion; and nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.
Submitted by: Janet A. Brandt
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