EDDYVILLE — Alice Lamoyne Braden, 62, of Eddyville, died Aug. 12, 2013, in her home of cancer, surrounded by her loved ones.
Alice was born on Feb. 11, 1951, in Mahaska County to Ralph and Evelyn (Dunwoody) Lobberecht. She married Rodger E. Braden on July 5, 1969, at the Eddyville Christian Church.
She worked for Paslode for several years and then became manager of Blimpies in Oskaloosa before becoming disabled.
Alice is survived by her husband Rodger; four children, Matt (Jackie) Braden, Julie (Eric) Francis, Jody (Brian) Eveland, all of Eddyville, and Judy (Kent) Black of Batavia; nine grandchildren, Lane, Blair, Kade, Adlynn, Cale, Allee, Wylie, Zoey and Chelsee. Alice is also survived by five brothers, Herb (Eloise), Dwane (Trena), Ralph (Angie), Jim (Julie) and Ted Lobberecht, all of Eddyville; her sister and brothers-in-law, Janet (Stan) Fisher of Michigan, Wayne (Janet) Braden of Beacon and Dale (Cindy) Braden of Oskaloosa; her mother-in-law, Ruth Braden of Michigan and formerly of Oskaloosa; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Evelyn (Dunwoody) Lobberecht; father-in-law, Willard Braden; and sister-in-law, Marsha Lobberecht.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the First Christian Church of Eddyville; with Pastors Dennis Durst and Lois Williams officiating. Burial will follow services at Highland Cemetery of Eddyville.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Eddyville Funeral Chapel of Eddyville with the family present from 6-8 p.m.
A memorial has been established to the Eddyville Christian Church or Hospice of Mahaska County.