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Jean Marie Iben
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Obituary for Jean Marie Iben

Jean Iben, age 81, of Boone, passed away May 8, 2017 at Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Following her wishes, Jean has been cremated. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held Friday, May 12, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at Augustana Lutheran Church with Pastor Dan Solomon officiating. Burial of her cremains will be in the Boone Memorial Gardens.

Jean Marie (Taft) Iben was born in Cresco, Iowa on April 25, 1936, the daughter of William and Louise (Shorr) Taft. Jean was a homemaker and was an active member of the Boone County Hospital Auxillary and the V.F.W. Women’s Auxillary. She enjoyed bowling, camping, sewing, and playing cards.

On April 30, 1960, Jean married Roy "Red" Bernard Iben in Omaha, Nebraska.

Jean is preceeded in death by her husband, two brothers, three sisters and three grandchildren. She is survived by her children, Betty (Bob) Connors, Roxanna (Sid) Ruth, David (Nancy) Iben, Sandra (Ron) Fehr, Michael (Jen) Iben, Bud (Cheryl) Iben, Ray (Linda) Iben, Royce (Jeff) Pitlik, Linda (Gene) Brink, Toni (Pat) Zenishek, Jody (Mike) Eisher; 26 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the Schroeder-Reimers Memorial Chapel, at Sixth and Marshall, on Thursday from 3 until 7 p.m. where the family will be present from 5 until 7 p.m.
On Friday, friends may call at the Church from 9:30 a.m. until service time.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.

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