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Mardelle Aspholm

Mardelle Aspholm

Mardelle Aspholm, 92, of 1421 SE Linn Street, in Boone, Iowa passed away at Westhaven Community in Boone on Thursday morning, May 29, 2014.

She was born on May 30, 1921 in Brainerd, Minnesota the daughter of Andrew and Hannah (Mjones) Anderson.

On January 21, 1945, she married Donald E. Aspholm at Brainerd, Minnesota.

Mardelle was a homemaker and in past years, enjoyed quilting.

She was a member of the Augustana Lutheran Church in Boone where she actively participated in all phases of her Church.

Her parents; husband Don in 1983; daughter Donna Higdon in August of 2012; 7 sisters and 2 brothers preceded her in death.

Survivors include her son Scott Aspholm of Charles City, Iowa; grandchildren Denali Higdon of Seattle, Washington, Becky Aspholm of Coralville, Iowa; Brianna Aspholm and fianc Justin Bahnsen of Des Moines, Iowa and Lyndsey Wiltse and husband Shane of Charles City, Iowa; 1 great-grandson Sawyer Allen Wiltse of Charles City, Iowa; and a son-in-law Mike Higdon of Fallon, Nevada.

Services will be held on Wednesday morning, June 4th at 10:00 a.m. at the Augustana Lutheran Church in Boone with Pastor Dan Solomon officiating.

Interment will be in the Linwood Park Cemetery in Boone.

Friends may call at the Stark-Welin Chapel in Boone on Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with the family present during that time to greet friends. Visitations will continue at the Church on Wednesday morning from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorial gifts may be directed to the family for a memorial to be selected at a later date.

On line condolences may be expressed at

Stark-Welin Funeral Directors of Boone, Iowa is in charge of arrangements.