Ida Mae Van Gelderen, 95, of Walnut Grove passed away Friday, October 26, 2012 at her home. Memorial Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday November 2, 2012 at the Walnut Grove United Methodist Church. Visitation will be held from 12 noon until the time of the service at the church Friday. Private family burial is in the Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Ida is survived by her children: Jean (Bill) Johnson of Pine Top, Ariz., Joyce Ewy, Jack (Vicki) Van Gelderen, and Gary (Sue) Van Gelderen, all of Walnut Grove; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Jake May 19, 2002, five brothers, and three sisters.