June 20, 1952 - September 22, 2021
Valeda Iris Stump, age 69, of Albia, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at her home in Albia. Valeda was born on June 20, 1952, in Crown Point, IN, to Harold and Aurora (Biggs) Wynne. She grew up attending school and graduated from Washington High School in Ottumwa. On October 16, 1982, she was united in marriage to Tony Stump at the First Christian Church in Ottumwa. Valeda and Tony shared 36 years of marriage prior to Tony’s passing on June 14, 2019. Valeda was a homemaker, staying at home to raise her children. She enjoyed crafts, especially knitting and plastic canvas sewing. She also enjoyed going to garage sales. Valeda’s true joy in life was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Valeda is survived by her children, Molly (Richard) Parks of Albia, Miranda (Brandon) Wickett of Corning, Myra Stump (Kevin Sawyer) of Centerville, Makeyna (Efrin) Gonzales of Ottumwa, and Troy Stump of Missouri; 20 grandchildren; 2 brothers, Richard (Sherry) Babcock of Ottumwa, Larry (Summer) Babcock of Ottumwa; and 2 sisters, Debbie Leckenby of Missouri and April (Kenneth) Rawlin of Ottumwa. Valeda is also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins, and good friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tony Stump; her parents, Harold and Aurora Wynne; 2 brothers, Robert Babcock and Cleon Babcock; and a sister, Freda Wooten. A Celebration of Valeda’s life will be held at a later date.
Valeda Iris Stump, age 69, of Albia, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at her home in Albia. Valeda was born on June 20, 1952, in Crown Point, IN, to Harold and Aurora (Biggs) Wynne. She grew up attending school and graduated... View Obituary & Service Information
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