ALMA ISTAS THOMPSON LAW
ALMA ISTAS THOMPSON LAW
Alma Istas Thompson Law, age 100, of Belleville, Kan., formerly of Clifton, Kan., died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at Belleville Health Care Center. She was born April 13, 1913, in rural Clyde, Kan., to Joe and Nalda (Benoit) Istas.
Alma was a homemaker, a member of the Faith United Church Presbyterian, Clifton, Kan., a member of the Historical Society, Senior Citizens Center, quilting circle and Sherman Club. Her greatest joy was her family, quilting for others and growing flowers.
Alma married Earl Thompson Nov. 16, 1931. He preceded her in death Nov. 6, 1953. She married Ray Law, Sept. 3, 1962. He preceded her in death March 5, 1973.
Survivors: one son, Gene (Suzanne) Thompson, Clay Center, Kan.; two daughters, Arlene Credeur, Slidell, La., and Lois (Gary) Nutter, Belleville; 10 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: parents, husbands, three brothers, one sister.
Funeral services will be Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at the Faith United Church Presbyterian in Clifton, Kan., at 2 p.m. with Pastor FrankLyn Schroeder officiating. Visitation at the Church from noon until time of service. Burial in Vining Cemetery, Vining, Kan.
Visitation from 2-7 p.m on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Nutter Mortuary Chapel, Concordia. Memorials may be given to Faith United Church Presbyterian or to Belleville Health Care Center Nursing staff.
Nutter Mortuary, 116th E. 6th, Concordia, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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