Iola L. "Ole" Shrader, 86, of Shabbona died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich.
She was born April 19, 1927 in Shabbona, the daughter of Ernest Roy and Rose Ethel (Caquelin) Holmes. Iola married Lawrence D. Shrader Jr. of Shabbona on Jan. 3, 1947 in Denver, Colo.
Iola was a member of the Shabbona United Church of Christ and enjoyed watching TV and visiting with family and friends.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda (Bob) Russell of Shabbona; three sisters, Shirley Whitchelo of Maquoketa, Iowa, Emilie (Phil) Dvorak of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Charlene McNeece of Clinton, Iowa; two grandchildren, Brad (Jennifer) Russell of Waterman and Kellie (Josh) Merchant of Shabbona; and four great-grandchildren: Ariel, Madison and Cameron Russell and Emerson Merchant.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband on Feb. 10, 1981, son Steven, and three sisters Thelma Sallee, Dorothy Hornback and Rosella Pool.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 at the Shabbona United Church of Christ with Pastor James Allen officiating. Private family interment will take place in Rose Hill Cemetery, Shabbona at a later date. Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. Saturday until the time of services at the church. A memorial is being established.
Arrangements were completed by Jacobson Funeral Home in Shabbona.