| Zora Irene Montz, age 98, died following a sudden illness on Monday, August 8, 2005 at the English Valley Care Center in North English, IA. Her body was cremated and private graveside services will be held at a later date in Sorden Cemetery, rural Webster. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.
Zora was born on December 17, 1906 near Chariton, IA, the daughter of Charles and Anna Baker Woods. She married Homer H. Montz on February 22, 1956, in Webster, IA. They farmed for a number of years near Webster. Homer preceded her in death in December 1979. Zora lived in Webster and South English before becoming a resident of the English Valley Care Center in January 2002. She is survived by 4 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and a daughters Arlene and Virginia. |