Goldie Stanton, 51, of Tama, died early Thursday morning, Dec. 26, 2013, in the peace of her home with her family at her side.
A memorial gathering will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, at Eagles Club in Tama. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed in Goldie's name to her brother, Frank Stanton, PO Box 171, Fremont, Iowa, 52561.
Born Goldie Lynn Stanton on May 21, 1962, in Marshalltown, the daughter of Frank and Betty (Osgood) Stanton. She received her education in the area of her birth. Goldie was employed for many years in management of the KFC in Marshalltown, Times-Republican and also worked at the Meskwaki Casino in Tama.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughters: McKenzie Shattuck and Lashae Stanton, her precious grandsons Nathan and Keegan, her siblings: Sherri (Vince) Ferraro, Palmyra, Va., David (Gloria) Stanton, Marshalltown, Judy (Glen) Ferch, Whitten, Mark Stanton, Anthony (Carol) Stanton, Toledo and Sheila (Garry) Claytor,Des Moines, Frank (Sherrie) Stanton, Fremont, and her many nieces, nephews and her step-sister Lorena (Mark) Hefflon of Tama, step-brother Buck Ferneau, of Tama and step-mother Elaine Ferneau of Tama.
In death, Goldie rejoined her parents.