Iona J. "Scoop" Narestad

June 16, 1916 - August 3, 2016
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Obituary

Iona J. “Scoop” Narestad, 100, of Belvidere, passed away, Wednesday morning, August 3, 2016 at  Northwoods Care Centre. She was born June 16, 1916 in Belvidere, IL, daughter of James and Retta (Ferdon) Hayes. Iona married Evan Narestad in 1937 in Belvidere. She was employed by the National Sewing Machine Company and Super Valu Bakery. Iona was a softball player in her younger years, where she got the nickname, Scoop. She was even approached to play for the Rockford Peaches. She loved watching all kinds of sports in her spare time.

Iona is survived by niece and nephews, Judy (Charles) Byers, Jim (Linda) Lewis, and Jim Hayes, and several great-nieces and great-nephews. She is predeceased by her husband, twin sister, Iola (Leslie) Lewis; sister, Dorothy (Howard) Sellers; brother, Jim (Marge) Hayes; and step-siblings, Helen Sellers, and John Hoage.

Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Dr. Robert Kopp officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial in Belvidere Cemetery. Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, Belvidere. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, August 13, 2016

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service


Service Information

Date: Saturday, August 13, 2016

Time: 10:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Dr. Robert Kopp officiating


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, August 13, 2016

Belvidere Cemetery

Address:

1121 N Main St., Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Burial in Belvidere Cemetery


Memorial Information

Memorials may be made First Presbyterian Church in Iona’s name


 

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Born: June 16, 1916
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Patricia Kane Dobbind posted on 8/5/16

I worked with Scoop at Super Valu when I was in High School; my father was the store manager--Earl Kane. She was a wonderful kind, hard workin and fun filled lady who was a blessing to me! I feel blessed having known her! Love you Scoop!

 

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