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Obituary for Lois Marie Kidd (Martin)

Lois M. Kidd, 90, of Independence, Iowa died Saturday, October 3, 2020 at the ABCM Rehab. Center – East Campus in Independence, Iowa

Lois was born on September 29, 1930 in Independence the daughter of Harold J. and Beunah L. (Harper) Martin. She graduated from the Independence High School and was united into marriage to John W. Kidd on December 25, 1957. Together the couple raised two sons: Rodney and James. Lois worked at the Independence Bus Depot, The Iowa Liquor Store and at the Mental Health Institute in Independence, prior to her retirement.

Lois enjoyed following her sons around to various sporting events, cooking, canning, and having coffee with friends.

She is survived by her two sons; Rodney (Beth) Wilson, Nashua, IA., and James (Marilyn) Kidd, Marshalltown, IA., Four Grandchildren, Eleven Great Grandchildren, and two nephews; Curt (Deb) Martin and Dwayne (Molly) Martin of Independence, IA.

She was preceded in death by a sister; Beulah “Bee” Livermore, and a brother; Glen Martin.

Private graveside services will be held at a later date. The Reiff Family Center of Independence is assisting the family with arrangements.