Verlyn Stolte – Anamosa


Verlyn Stolte age 74, died Friday at her home surrounded by her family following a courageous battle with cancer.

Funeral services will be held 10: OO Tuesday morning, June 4, 2019 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Anamosa with interment in the Lisbon Cemetery. Pastor Rodney Bluml will officiate at the services.    Friends may call from 5 until 7 Monday at the Goettsch Funeral Home, Anamosa.  Verlyn requested no flowers and that memorials be made to Camp Courageous or Jones County 4H.

Surviving is her husband Gerald, 2 children, Vanita Loy, Fairview, Vance (Shayna) Stolte, Temecula, CA., 9  grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, her brother, Roger (Rita Knudson) Gray, Swisher, a brother-in-law, John Krob, Cedar Rapids.   She was preceded in death by her parents, and her sister, Virginia Krob.

Verlyn Kay Gray was born December 5, 1944 at Anamosa, Iowa.   She was the daughter of James and Lorena Dorcas, Gray.  Verlyn graduated from the Lincoln High School in Stanwood with the class of 1963.    She married Gerald Stolte on September 29, 1963 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Stanwood.  Verlyn did babysitting in her home for many years.   She was very active in the Jones County 4H program, she volunteered at Jones Regional Hospital, was active in the Morley Women’s Club and the Morley Community Club.   She loved to walk and walked every morning near her home.    She also walked in the Jones County Relay for Life, March of Dimes walks, Breast Cancer.     She enjoyed gardening and going to garage sales.