EUREKA – Lola M. Earl, 83, died 3:35 a.m., Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the Apostolic Christian Home of Roanoke.
She was born April 1, 1936, in the state of Oklahoma, the daughter of Roy and Brooksie Kiddy. She married Gerald Earl Oct. 20, 1956. He survives.
Other survivors include one daughter Twila (Dave) Papanek; two sons, Vincent (Jane) Earl and Geoffrey (Heidi) Earl; seven grandchildren, David (Billie) Love, Kristin (Ryan) Friddle, Brad Earl, Brittany (Tony) Ignoffo, Clay Earl, Autumn Earl and Tyler (Taylor Tapia) Zucek; three great-grandchildren, Fallon Friddle, Jake Ignoffo, and Evelyn Tapia and one brother, Tom Kiddy.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters.
Lola had an amazing green thumb and loved to be out in her garden. She was truly the perfect homemaker, whether it was cooking, gardening or decorating. Lola had a knack for making even the simplest of things special and for making family gatherings memorable. She took pride in being a wonderful, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, as well as making the family home a place of abundant love and good memories.
Services will be held Tuesday at noon at Deiters Funeral Home in Washington. Visitation will take place Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.