The Ottumwa Courier

February 1, 2013

Pauline Shepp, 96, Mt. Pleasant


MOUNT PLEASANT — D. Pauline Shepp, 96, of Mt. Pleasant, died Jan. 28, 2013, at Park Place Elder Living in Mt. Pleasant.

Dora Pauline Carroll was born Sept. 20, 1916, in Keosauqua to Herbert Bundy and Bessie Amelia Dundore Carroll. Pauline married  Robert Thompson Shepp July 8, 1943.

Survivors include one daughter, Melinda (Alan) Huisinga of Mt. Pleasant; one granddaughter, Kristin (Adam) Sieren of West Des Moines; and one great-grandson, Lincoln Lennon Sieren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant; Rev. Herbert G. Shafer, senior pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in the Forest Home Cemetery in Mt. Pleasant.

Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. today at the church with the family present from 5-7 p.m.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, Iowa Wesleyan College or the Midwest Old Threshers Foundation.

The Kimzey Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant is assisting with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to

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