Jodee Stanton, 56, of Fort Madison, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 6:55 a.m. at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington, Iowa.
She was born November 12, 1955 in Maryville, Missouri, she was the daughter of Warren “Darb” and V. Sue (Sharp) Stanton.
Survivors include her son Drew Stanton of Fort Madison, Iowa, two brothers Ed (Kathy) Stanton of Stockport, Iowa, Jonathon Stanton of Indiana, one sister Barb “Sparky” (Sid) Wellman of Bonaparte, Iowa, one niece, many nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Jodee was a graduate of Harmony High school and Southeastern Community College. Following college she worked at Shaeffer Pen Company in Fort Madison, Iowa and most recently worked for Alaniz & Sons in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. Jodee enjoyed children, animals and playing softball.
Friends may call after 1:00 p.m. Friday, December 30, 2011 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home Farmington, Iowa where the family will meet with friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Following the visitation her body will be cremated.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 31, 2011, at the Historic Bentonsport Church on the hill with Larry Shipley officiating.
Burial will be in the Bentonsport Cemetery, Bentonsport, Iowa.
Memorials will be established in her memory.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.schmitzlynkfuneralhome.com.
Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Homes, Farmington, Iowa is assisting the family with arrangements.