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Myrtle Linnea Engstrom

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Myrtle Linnea Engstrom
Died on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

10 to 11 AM Friday, July 28th, 2017
Zion Lutheran Church
11:00 AM Friday, July 28th, 2017
Zion Lutheran Church
Cemetery: Rosehill Cemetery
Myrtle L. Engstrom, 96, of Davenport, passed away Saturday, July 22nd at Ridgecrest Village. Funeral service will be held on Friday, July 28th at 11:00am at Zion Lutheran Church, Davenport. Visitation will be held from 10:00am until time of service.

Myrtle was born on June 30, 1921 to Joseph and Ada Hultman in Chicago, Illinois. On June 22, 1946 she was united in marriage to Rev. Richard Engstrom and they had 3sons. After their three boys were grown, she went to work for Iowa State University with their Employee Insurance department.

She loved to knit, crochet, read, spend time with her family, plan family trips, traveling and spending time down in Arizona, cooking and baking for her grandchildren. She was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church.

Myrtle is survived by her three loving sons: Carl (Charlene) Engstrom, Norman Engstrom, and Gordon (Amanda) Engstrom; 7 wonderful grandchildren: Jennifer (Kirby) Winn, Matthew (Molly) Engstrom, Joseph (Christine) Engstrom, Carrie (Thomas) Crowe, Meredith Engstrom, Linnea (Brandon) Tirrell, and Whitney Engstrom; 8 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, her sister LuLu, and a granddaughter, Kirsten.

Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, Davenport, Iowa.

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