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Alberta J. Wiebenga

Published: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
Alberta J. Wiebenga

MORRISON – Alberta J. Wiebenga, 82, of Morrison, died Monday, March 10, 2014, at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Morrison. She farmed with her husband in the Thomson and Morrison areas.

Alberta was born Oct. 4, 1931, in Clinton, Iowa, the daughter of Paul Wesley and Helena Christine (Jurgensen) Gladhill. She married John J. Wiebenga on Jan. 1, 1954, in Clinton. He preceded her in death on April 3, 2013. She was a member of Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison.

Survivors include three daughters, Deb (Dave) Zink of Rock Falls, Lori (Steve) Benson of Morrison, and Vicky (L. P. “Stu”) Stewart of Mulberry, Fla.; one son, Randy (Kathie) Wiebenga of Port Byron; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Eleanor Kraft and Donna (Dave) Reafsnider, both of Clinton; and one brother, Bobby Gladhill of New York.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; six sisters, Pauline Stratton, Marie Hudson, Wanda Begay, Janene Melvin, and Helen and Jackie; and four brothers, Kenneth Gladhill, Robert Gladhill, Paul Gladhill Jr., and George Gladhill.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home in Morrison. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Ken Renkes, director of congregational care at Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison, officiating. Interment will be at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison.

Memorials have been established to Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison and Hospice of the Rock River Valley.

Visit www.bosmarenkes.com to send condolences.

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