November 2, 1930 – January 17, 2014
Alberta DeVee McLaughlin, 83, passed from this life on Friday, January 17, 2014. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2014, at Iles Brandt Dallas Center Chapel. Funeral services will be held on **Tuesday, January 21** at 10 a.m. at Minburn United Methodist Church, 705 Chestnut Street in Minburn, Iowa with burial at Elmwood Cemetery in Minburn.
DeVee was born on November 2, 1930 in Adel, Iowa to Carl and Glata Hougham. She graduated from Adel High School. She married Dale McLaughlin and they made their home in Adel, Iowa for over 40 years. She was the school secretary for 18 years at Adel Middle School. Later in life, DeVee and Dale lived in Minburn and were members of Minburn United Methodist Church. She was actively involved in the Minburn Women’s Auxiliary.
DeVee will be missed by her sons, Kevin (Susan Day) McLaughlin of Perry, Kent (Angie) McLaughlin of Urbandale, Kurt (Jennifer) McLaughlin of Adel and 11 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale McLaughlin; parents, Carl and Glata Hougham; brother, Jim Hougham; and sister, Dorothy Evans.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Minburn United Methodist Church or the Minburn Women’s Auxiliary. Online condolences are welcome at IlesCares.com.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES BRANDT CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Brandt Dallas Center Chapel 1301 Ash Street Dallas Center, IA 50063 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com