Published in the Iola Register on Nov. 14, 2012.

OPAL L. GILE

OPAL L. GILE
Opal Lena Gile, 87, Concordia, died Nov. 9, 2012, at Mt. Joseph Senior Village. Born July 14, 1925, in rural Jamestown to Harrold "Harry" Frederick and Bertha Jane (Vandeveer) Larsen. Married Clarence L. Gile March 18, 1945, at the Concordia Baptist Church. Survivors: children, Kathryn Marozas, Duane Gile, Terry Gile and Paula Russell; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brother, Virgil Larsen; sister, Corda McMillan. Preceded by her husband; 2 sisters; 2 brothers; and an infant great-grandson. Services: 10:30 a.m., Nov. 19, Scandia United Methodist Church. Burial: Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, rural Norway. Visitation: 1-9 p.m., Nov. 17 and 18, Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Scandia.