Obituaries: Twyla Leanne White

HEDRICK – Twyla Leanne White, 57, of Hedrick, died at 6:07 p.m. May 12, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

She was born January 5, 1961 in Creston to Stanley W. and Donella G. Chandler Hoselton.  She married Dale Eugene White on April 4, 1980.

A 1979 graduate of Ottumwa High School, Twyla earned her nursing degree in 1981 from Indian Hills Community College.  She had worked at St. Joseph Hospital as well as Ottumwa Regional Health Center and Methodist Hospital in Des Moines.

She was a member of Life Church.  Twyla volunteered as a nurse in Sunday School camps and other organizations.

Surviving is her husband, Dale; children, Heather L. (Aaron) Bogner   of Ottumwa, Nathan (Stephanie) White of Oskaloosa and Lisa White (Alex Johnstone) of Ottumwa; three grandchildren, Amarah S.  White, Jaela L. White and Emaleeya G. Johnstone; her siblings, Stanley J. (Patricia) Hoselton of Cedar Rapids, Lori Rose Smith of Hedrick, Rod (Shelly) Hoselton of Ottumwa; nieces and nephews, Amber Hoselton, Ryan Hoselton, Lindsay and Wensday Worth.

She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant daughter, Chelsea Marie White; grandparents, Thelma and Lloyd Chandler, Les and Blanche Hoselton.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Life Church with Pastor Jay Allison officiating.  Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery.

Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Memorials may be made to the family.