PRINCETON -- Wilda Arvesta Nordstrom, 98,
formerly of Buda, died at 6:55 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2004, at Colonial
Hall Center in Princeton.
Born June 15, 1906, in Bureau to Wilber and Mary
(Wade) Ireland, she married Carl W. Nordstrom Feb. 17, 1935. He died March
She was a member of the Buda Congregational
Church, Beckwith Guild and Home Extension. She also was a charter member of
Royal Neighbors of America.
Survivors include one son, Wilbur (Kama)
Nordstrom of Princeton; one daughter, Marcella (Ralph) Anderson of Wyanet;
four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by one brother,
who died in infancy in 1897; and six sisters, Grace Wabel, Eva Ruberg, Lola
Charles, Lottie Ireland, Verna Roberson and Dollena Dawson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Jensen
Funeral Home, Princeton, with the Rev. Robert Allen officiating. Burial will
be in Hopeland Cemetery, Buda.
Visitation will be one hour before the services
in the funeral home.
Memorials may be directed to the donor's choice.
(Bureau County Republican, Sep. 24, 2004, submitted by Janine Crandell)