Chloe YoungBear, “Ne-di-ta,” 87

Chloe YoungBear, “Ne-di-ta,” 87, of Tama passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018, at her home under the care of Iowa River Hospice. A Traditional Graveside Service will be held Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at 2:00 PM at the Morgan Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement with Homer Bear Jr. as speaker. A Traditional Wake was held Tuesday evening at the Bear Clan Ceremonial Building on Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama.

Survivors include her sons: Ray (Stella) YoungBear, of Tama, and Russell (JoAnn) YoungBear, of Tama; daughters: Marcine (Larry Lasley Sr.) YoungBear, of Tama, and Becky YoungBear, of Tama; 14 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; one brother, Charlie Oldbear; adopted children: Dale Blackcloud, Doreen YoungBear and Alvin Moy; and adopted brother, Tony Waseskuk.

Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo is assisting the family with the arrangements.