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My deepest sympathy in the loss of your motherand grandmother. She sounds like a wonderful person!


Posted by: Deb Sammis - Peoria, IL - Friend   Jul 09, 2016

Mike, Ann, Maureen, Barb, Sheila, and Ed:

Just wanted to let you all know that I have been thinking about all of you. I was not able to get to the visitation or funeral as I was taking our middle daughter to an out of town camp.

Your mom was one of the kindest persons I have ever known. I have many fond memories of her and all of you growing up. Riding your horse at your farm, Riverview park trips,

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Posted by: Geralyn (Crall) Thomsen - Bettendorf, IA - cousin   Jul 16, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.


Posted by: Cub and Tish Flattery - Waterloo, IA   Jul 14, 2015

My thoughts and prayers are with the Lahart family at this time.
Kathy Lientz


Posted by: Kathy Lientz - Austin, ME   Jul 10, 2015

Mike,Cam,and family,John and I are saddened to hear of your Mother's passing.She had a richly full life and was blessed with a beautiful family.You are in our prayers and hearts.Love,John and Sherry


Posted by: Sherry Leister - Bedford, PA - sister   Jul 09, 2015

Dear Bea,
Since 1980 you have my other Mom. Even when we came home for the weekend from college and maybe not behave ourselves you loved me anyway. In the last 35 years I have stayed in your homes, visited you at Pip's, SO enjoyed the fact that you loved my bake goods.....especially my three layer walnut cake. :)
I loved your spirit, your generosity, your leadership by faith, your teasing joy, and your sweet endless smile. I will miss our visits

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Posted by: Brenda Polk - Plano, TX - Friend   Jul 09, 2015

Sure the angels and all her loved ones met her with open arms this morning. She was such a fine faithfilled woman. I always appreciated the fact she produced some Stone cousins so I was not the last. Edward gets that honor. I have many wonderful memories of Aunt Bea and all the Laharts, but the one that comes to mind frequently was the love she had for Uncle Ed and how when he was near death and at the

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Posted by: Don and Mary Carr - Urbandale, IA - neice   Jul 09, 2015