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Visitation

Beatty Funeral Home Washington
Friday April 2nd, 2021
9:00am - 11:00am

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Graveside Service

Elm Grove Cemetery
Friday April 2nd, 2021
11:30am

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Lola Sinn

A graveside service for Lola B. Sinn, 91, of Wayland, will be held Friday, April 2, 2021, at 11:30 AM at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. A visitation will be held from 9 – 11 AM Friday morning at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. A memorial fund has been established for Cans for Cancer and Hospice of Compassus of Cedar Rapids (the hospice that cared for Lola while she was in the hospital). Lola Beth Sinn passed away Monday, March 29, 2021 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City.

Lola was born May 16, 1929, in Fairfield, Iowa, the daughter of Gilbert and Ethel (McNeese) Morrow. The family lived in Keota, Iowa, where Lola attended Keota schools. She married Orin Black August 18, 1946, in Kansas. To this union, nine boys were born. They later divorced. She married Max Arbogast on March 25, 1966. They lived in Washington, where Lola managed the VFW Club for ten years. They later moved to Talleyrand where they owned and operated the Talleyrand restaurant and bar. In 1996, they moved to Wayland where Lola was the site manager at WayMar housing development. Max passed away in 2011. Lola married Rex Sinn on November 14, 2016 in Wayland. They lived happily until his passing in 2018. Lola was a member of the Independent Bible Church in Wayland. In earlier years, Lola was an active volunteer at the VA Hospital in Iowa City. She was a lifetime member of the VFW Auxiliary, and the VFW. She enjoyed playing bingo and helping with the activities at Parkview Nursing Home. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially the Fourth of July parade and picnic. Lola had many friends and loved sharing stories of her life.

Survivors are eight Black sons, Denny (Laura), Alpha, IL, Mike (Bev), Washington, Bill (Sherry), Washington, Larry, Iowa City, Steve (Denise), Webster, Gary (Jackie), Ankeny, Tom (Deb), Washington, Brad (Bonnie), Sigourney. She had 21 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren, and one great-great granddaughter. She is also survived by stepson Harold (Theresa) Arbogast, Brighton, stepdaughter Judy Teel, Wayland, 10 step-grandchildren, 17 step-great grandchildren, and 13 step-great grandchildren. Other survivors are brothers Dick Morrow and Larry (Evelyn) Morrow of Wayland.

Preceding Lola in death were her parents, husbands, a son, Doug, stepson, Mick Arbogast, one step grandchild, brothers: Doc, Donnie, Skippy and Bo, and sisters Jean and Mattie Lou.

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My deepest condolences

Annette Fritz Apr 3 2021 12:00 AM

Being able to see you when you first got admitted at the hospital and to hear your voice was AMAZING but the thing I will never forget were the last words I heard from you and that was haley you never give up. Grandma you do not know the battles I have been going through but those words are something that I will LIVE by for the rest of my life not only for myself or lyndee but for YOU. I am sorry that you didn't get to meet lyndee but grandma please watch over us as my babygirl grows and takes on this crazy world. Love you SO much! Go on ahead and dance your heart out up there grandma!

Haley Black Mar 31 2021 12:00 AM

Tom anf all families your in our thoughts and prayers.Tom & Peg Redlinger

Tom & Peg Redlinger Mar 30 2021 12:00 AM

God has called you home grandma. You left your mark in this world in SO many ways! I pray you dance, laugh, sing and enjoy your newfound body! I will cherish the MANY memories until we meet again to make new ones. Love you dearly,

Lisa Mar 30 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear the passing of Lola. I remember Lola and Max when bowling. They were a great couple. May Lola RIP and meet Max in heaven

Pat Huber Mar 30 2021 12:00 AM

Won't be the same without you nearby, but I know you'll be watching from above to keep me out of trouble, just a like a big sister does! Love and miss you always.Dick Morrow

Dick Morrow Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

So many special memories to share & cherish in our hearts of Aunt Lola. We will forever miss her and all the love she showered upon us. Love and hugs to you all.Dick Morrow Family

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