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Carol Sorden

Carol Jean Sorden, 93 of Washington, formally of Lone Tree, died Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at the Washington County Hospital in Washington.

Funeral Services have been set for 11:00 AM Monday, February, 9, 2015 at the United Presbyterian Church in Lone Tree. Burial will follow in the Lone Tree Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-4 Sunday at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington and 1 hour prior to the service on Monday at the Church. A  memorial in the name of Carol Jean Sorden has been established to the American Diabetes Association.

Carol Jean Sorden born July 15, 1921 to Ward and Zella (Bidwell) Essley in Washington Ia.
Married Truman j Sorden on Sept. 16, 1943 in Spokane Washington.
She was a member of Eastern Star, Searchlight club, National TTT society, many card clubs and the United Presbyterian Church.
Surviviors include three sons, Stephen (Bonnie) of Lafayette Co. Thomas (Gretchen) of Brainerd Mn and William (Angel) of Creston Ia, four grandsons, four granddaughters and eight great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents,husband, brother Hubert Essley, sister Mary Potratz and one grandson.

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To All of the Sorden Family: I am saddened to hear of your mothers passing. Some how I missed any written communication and didn't hear by phone call. Always think of Aunt Louise and the Sorden's.Tom and Gretchen to you especially. Sincerely: Judy

Judy Troyer Campbell Feb 10 2015 12:00 AM

To All of the Sorden Family: I am saddened to hear of your mothers passing. Some how I missed any written communication and didn't hear by phone call. Always think of Aunt Louise and the Sorden's.Tom and Gretchen to you especially. Sincerely: Judy

Judy Troyer Campbell Feb 10 2015 12:00 AM

Dear Steve, Tom and Bill: I am so very sorry to hear of the death of your mother. She was wonderful.She and TJ took care of sister Sue and Jim B and Steve, my Brother's son, when they were at U of Iowa. I was lucky enough to chat with Jean on the phone a few times in the last few years. Interested in genealogy, I have her Bidwell andAckley genealogy documented back to way before the Revolutionary War.Did you know that you are related to the Ackley's of Keokuk County, descendants of Etta Sorden, Daughter of Daniel Sorden? Your cousin jim, saratoga ca

jim sorden Feb 9 2015 12:00 AM

Dear Steve, Tom and Bill: I am so very sorry to hear of the death of your mother. She was wonderful.She and TJ took care of sister Sue and Jim B and Steve, my Brother's son, when they were at U of Iowa. I was lucky enough to chat with Jean on the phone a few times in the last few years. Interested in genealogy, I have her Bidwell andAckley genealogy documented back to way before the Revolutionary War.Did you know that you are related to the Ackley's of Keokuk County, descendants of Etta Sorden, Daughter of Daniel Sorden? Your cousin jim, saratoga ca

jim sorden Feb 9 2015 12:00 AM

The Board of Deacons at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington would like to express our deepest sympathy to your family on the loss of your mother. We pray that God will comfort you at the difficult time.

Jane Cuddeback Feb 8 2015 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathy to Steve, Tom and Bill and families in the loss of your mother.My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.But what a great long life she did live.

Sandi (Schmitt) Hyett Feb 8 2015 12:00 AM