Iola passed away Sunday, December 4, 2022 at Briarwood Assisted Living in Allegan.
She was born May 31, 1932 in Kalamazoo, the daughter of Chester and Virginia (Pentecost) Stevens. Iola worked for a short time at the paper mill in Parchment where she met her husband, Richard. She then stayed home to raise her family and went on to work for the U.S. Postal service for 19 years until her retirement in the late 90’s.
She enjoyed traveling and cruising to Italy, Hawaii and the Virgin Islands. Iola loved dogs, especially her 4 Pomeranians. In 1951 she married Richard Weyrick who passed away in 1976.
Surviving are her children, Susan (Dan) Bowe of Martin, Janice (Mike Kerr) Weyrick of Kalamazoo, Marcia (Gary) Buckner and Richard (Sheila) Weyrick both of Allegan; 5 grandchildren, Erin, Tia, Tyler, Caleb and Dax.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place.
Contributions in memory of Iola may be made to Wishbone Pet Rescue.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.