A Time of Remembrance for Elizabeth R. Presley, 92 of Fort Dodge, will be Friday, December 6, 2013 from 2pm to 4pm with sharing at 2:30 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge. Interment of her cremated remains will be at a later date in Sac City, Iowa.
Elizabeth Ruthafina Presley was born August 13, 1921 in San Diego, CA to Henry and Julia (Roll) Lang. She grew up in California and graduated from San Diego High School. She was united in marriage to Elbert Presley. She helped in the family ceramic tile business here in Fort Dodge and then worked at the Kallin-Johnson Monument Company where she was a monument artist for a number of years before retiring in 1982. Elizabeth enjoyed quilting and gardening. She was a member of First Christian Church for many years before it closed and then joined Grace Lutheran Church where she was active in the womens groups. She was a member of the Quilting Club, the Fort Dodge Garden Club, where she won numerous blue ribbons and the Eastern Star. On November 30, 2013 Elizabeth died at Friendship Haven in Fort Dodge.
She is survived by her two sons; Robert Presley of Chino Hills, CA and Bruce (Beryl) Presley of Indianola, IA, three grandchildren; Wade, Alison and Megan, and two great grandchildren, David, Bryanne. She is also survived by two brothers Walter and George Lang both of California.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband in 2001, two brothers; Robert and Henry, and sister Florence. On line condolences may be sent to our website brucesfuneralhome.com
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