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Jennifer Sue Boswell

January 4, 1942 May 7, 2019
Jennifer Sue Boswell
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Obituary - Jennifer Sue Boswell

Jennifer Sue Boswell, age 77, of Lamoni, Iowa, the daughter of LeRoy Orville and Maxine Hope (Wilcoxson) Trammell, was born January 4, 1942, at Bethany, Missouri. She died at Mercy One Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.

Jennifer grew up in Lamoni and graduated from Lamoni High School in May of 1960. She and Morris Don Boswell were married June 26, 1960, in Lamoni. They were blessed with three children, Christopher, Kendall, and Shanann. Jennifer was a stay at home fulltime mother while the kids were growing up. After they left home, Jennifer, at age 45, started at Graceland College. Four years later, she received her bachelor’s degree in education. She taught seventh and eighth grade for one year at Truro Schools. She then substituted in schools from Des Moines to Missouri, some times, five days a week.

In her free time, Jennifer enjoyed photography, gardening two acres of land, and horses, but especially her grandchildren. She was a member of the Lamoni Community of Christ Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; daughter, Shanann DeLong Breitenkamp; and granddaughter, Saige Rhiane Boswell. Survivors include her husband, Morris Boswell of Lamoni; sons, Chris and Leann Boswell of Van Meter, Iowa and Kendall and Carla Boswell of Lineville, Missouri; son-in-law, Ted Breitenkamp of Clive, Iowa; grandchildren, Chris’s Colton Boswell, Kendall’s Bailey Boswell Lackie, Shania Boswell, and Boston Boswell, and Shanann’s Taylor DeLong, Dillon DeLong, and Austin Breitenkamp; great grandchildren, Allie Lackie, Skylar Lackie, Emily Lackie, and Darwyn DeLong; siblings, Terry and Linda Trammell of St. Clair, Missouri, Judy McGraw of Bagley, Minnesota, Linda Boswell, and Diane and Elmer Stevenson, all of Lamoni; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and many friends.

Memorial services will be held at the Lamoni Community of Christ Church in Lamoni, Iowa at 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019, with Elders Stu Sherman and Richard Higdon officiating. Burial will be in the Creveling Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements were through the Slade – O’Donnell Funeral Home in Leon, Iowa.

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3:00 PM 5/17/2019 3:00:00 PM
Lamoni Community of Christ

Lamoni, IA 50140

Memorial Service

Lamoni Community of Christ
Lamoni 50140 IA
United States

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Creveling Cemetery Final Resting Place

near 28501 - 163rd Avenue
Lamoni, IA 50140

near 28501 - 163rd Avenue Lamoni 50140 IA
United States

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