Etta Moats, 86, of Grundy Center, Iowa, died Wednesday Feb. 19, 2014, at Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center, while under the care of Cedar Valley Hospice. Memorial services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 24 at American Lutheran Church in Grundy Center with Pastor Luther Thoresen officiating. Burial will take place at a later date at East Lawn Memorial Gardens in Eldora. Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 24 at American Lutheran Church in Grundy Center from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Memorials may be made to American Lutheran Church in Grundy Center. To view the complete obituary or to send messages of condolence, please visit www.abelsfuneralhomes.com.
She is survived by sisters, Dorothy Davison, of Eldora, Esther Ankrum, of Marshalltown, Delores Buzzell, of Ogden, and Varina (Ron) Eason, of Iowa Falls; brothers, John Bottema, Lawrence Bottema of Eldora and Robert (Linda) Bottema, of LeGrand; step-children Barbara (Mick) Hardwick of Arkansas and Gene (Shirley) Moats of Iowa Falls and many nieces, nephews and step-grandchildren.