Elsie F. Gregory

Elsie F. Gregory of South Pasadena, Fla., died Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Colonial Manor Care Center, Columbus Junction, Iowa.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Thomas and Mabel (Wolf) Findlay. She married Henry F. Gregory in July 1935 in Wheaton, Ill.

Elsie will be dearly missed by her daughter, Ann Thompson, and her granddaughter, Lorrie Thompson, both of Wapello, Iowa; a daughter-in-law, Judy Gregory in Ohio; five more grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and a son, Henry “Sonny.”

A celebration of her life will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Briggs Center in Wapello, Iowa. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.

Arrangements are by Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services of Columbus Junction, Iowa. Online condolences may be left to the family at lewisfuneralhomes.com.