Mabel M. Ogden
October 09, 1918 - March 12, 2011
Birthplace: Taylor County, IA
Resided In: Red Oak, IA

Visitation 3/16/2011
Nelson-Boylan-LeRette Funeral Chapel
Service 3/17/2011
Nelson-Boylan-LeRette Funeral Chapel
Burial 3/17/2011
Evergreen Cemetery

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Mabel M. Ogden, age 92, of Red Oak, Iowa, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the Good Samaritan Care Center. Mabel Marie Ogden was born October 9, 1918 in Taylor County, Iowa the daughter of Roy and Josie (Orme) Bramble. She was raised near Clarinda graduating with the class of 1937. She started her working career at the Parris Dunn Corporation in Clarinda as a secretary. Mabel was united in marriage to Paul Ogden on November 20, 1941 in Clarinda, Iowa. They lived all of their married life on a farm near Red Oak, Iowa. Mabel spent the past several years as a resident of the Good Samaritan Care Center. Throughout the years, Mabel was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church where she served on the church board, served as a Sunday school teacher and superintendent, was a United Methodist Women’s Society member, and a Church Circle member. She was a member of Chapter HB of PEO Sisterhood, Oak Chapter #95 Order of Eastern Star, Montgomery County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Country Neighborhood Club, Rainbow Board, and was a former leader in Girl Scouts. Mabel had many hobbies including reading, gardening, and needlework. The thing she cherished the most was spending time with her family especially the grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband: Paul Ogden on November 17, 1996; and sister-in-law: Gladys Ogden. Survivors include her daughter: Judith Fabian of Edmond, Oklahoma; son: Bill Ogden and wife Cathy of Red Oak, Iowa; grandchildren: Stephen Fabian and wife Jami of Grapevine, Texas; Liza Warren and husband Cody of Tahlequah, Oklahoma; Jamie Ogden and husband Rod Daniel of Corvallis, Montana; and Clay Ogden and wife Vivian of Ft. Collins, Colorado; great grandchildren: Tarryn and Karsten Fabian; Cade and Madisyn Matthews; Rosalyn Daniel; and Iris and Wyatt Ogden; and many other relatives and friends.

A celebration of life service will be held 10:30 AM Thursday, March 17, 2011 at the Nelson-Boylan-LeRette Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be held from 7-8 PM Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at the Nelson-Boylan-LeRette Funeral Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the Good Samaritan Society, the First United Methodist Church or PEO's Cottey College.

Nelson-Boylan-LeRette Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.


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