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Laura Elizabeth "Bubbles" Oberholser

January 14, 1931 April 3, 2019
Laura  Elizabeth "Bubbles" Oberholser
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Obituary for Laura Elizabeth "Bubbles" Oberholser

Laura Elizabeth “Bubbles” Oberholser, age 88 of Clarence, passed away on Wednesday April 3, 2019 at Mechanicsville Specialty Care. Funeral services will be held on Monday April 8 at 10:30 A.M at Clarence Methodist Church with Pastor Carol Mart officiating. Burial will follow at the Clarence Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday April 7 from 4-6 P.M at Chapman Funeral Home in Clarence.

Laura was born on January 14, 1931 to Myron and Galilee (Moore) Britcher in Clarence, Iowa. She married Burrel ”Lou” Oberholser on July 29, 1954 in Waterman, IL. He passed away on October 16, 1988.

Laura was a member of the Clarence American Legion Auxiliary and lived her whole life in Clarence. She worked at Casey’s for over 25 years, taught Sunday School for many years, and was a great cook, especially her potato salad! Laura also loved her family dearly.

She is survived by her sons, Danny (Diane) of Mechanicsville, Kerry (Cecelia) of Clarence, Jimmy (Judy) of Cedar Rapids, and Tommy of Anamosa; 11 grandchildren’ 11 great grandchildren; and sister, Rebecca Long of Cedar Rapids.

Laura was preceded in death by her parents; husband; five brothers; and a sister.

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4:00 PM 4/7/2019 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 4/7/2019 6:00:00 PM
Chapman Funeral Home - Clarence

311 5th Avenue
Clarence, IA 52216

Chapman Funeral Home - Clarence
311 5th Avenue Clarence 52216 IA
United States





10:30 AM 4/8/2019 10:30:00 AM
Clarence United Methodist Church

316 7th Avenue
Clarence, IA 52216

Clarence United Methodist Church
316 7th Avenue Clarence 52216 IA
United States

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Clarence Cemetery Final Resting Place

Clarence, IA

Clarence IA
United States

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