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Colleen M. Rapp

August 12, 1935 October 19, 2017
Colleen M. Rapp
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Obituary for Colleen M. Rapp

Colleen Marilyn Rapp, 82, of Iowa City, died the morning of October 19, 2017, at home, after a long illness.

Colleen was born August 12, 1935, in Tara, Iowa to Rodney and Opal Walker. She graduated from Fort Dodge High School. Colleen went on to earn her B.S. degree in education at Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas. She taught elementary education in Kansas, Arkansas, Keokuk and Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She also taught preschool and Sunday school.

She married Waldean on August 18, 1957, recently celebrating 60 years. They had 3 children and 8 grandchildren.

Colleen was a sweet, caring daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, cousin, and friend. She was devoted to loving and caring for her family. She enjoyed watching her children and grandchildren in sports and other activities. She was a faithful Hawkeye fan.

Colleen is survived by her husband Waldean, brother, Delbert (Clarice) Walker, children Bill (Heather) Rapp, St. Louis, Ann (Jeff) Mason, Iowa City, Sandy (Rik) Logan, Portland, Oregon. Grandchildren, Tommy, Matthew and Sean Rapp, Kyle, Natalie (Matan), and Mollie Mason, Amanda and Carly Logan.

Colleen was preceded in death by her parents and infant brother.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, October 29th at 1:00 pm at Lensing Funeral Service in Iowa City.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to The Colleen Rapp Memorial Fund.

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Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service -- Iowa City

605 Kirkwood Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240

Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service -- Iowa City
605 Kirkwood Avenue Iowa City 52240 IA
United States

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