Lois Nelline Wardle

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Lois Nelline Wardle

May 22, 1927 - December 25, 2018

Lois Nelline Wardle Lois Nelline Wardle (Brunken ) passed away peacefully in her sleep Christmas morning . She was born May 22nd, 1927 to parents John Brunken and Nellie Westerbeckin Burlington, Iowa. This is where she would later meet the love of her life and husband James Edward Wardle, they were married November 5th 1944 . After his time in the army they moved down to Texas where she would raise their 4 children while being the head Dietician at Dallas Junior Academy. She would later take on the roll of the Cafetirea Director at Keene ISD until her retirement . Never one to stay idle she dedicated her time to her church , her grandchildren, and her gardening. She was a loving person who truly cared for her family and community . She also was a patient teacher and compassionate to all who had the grace to know her. She is survived by her husband, 3 siblings, 4 children, 11 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren . Memorial services will be Sunday the 20th at the Alvarado Seventh Day Adventist Church. All that knew her are welcome to join the family in remembering her life.
Published on January 11, 2019
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Sunday January 20, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Alvarado Seventh Day Adventist Church

908 Church st. Alvarado ,tx 76009


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David Meza
Jan 17, 2019
I remember working for Mrs. Wardle alongside her grandson Nathan Kibbler during the summer of 1995. We did gardening and weed trimming and during our lunch breaks she would make delicious burritos with lemonade. Sweet memories
Francine Swayze
Jan 16, 2019
Lois was such a beautiful person. I am thankful for the privilege of knowing her and many of her family as well as having the opportunity to work with her. I pray God's blessings and peace for her family and loved ones.