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Wanda M. Doyle

Wanda M. Doyle, 92, of Mason City passed away on Saturday, October 24 at Mason City Area Nursing Home. She was born on April 20, 1928 in Mason City to Claude and Florence (Lussenhop) Blessman. On April 23, 1950 in Mason City she married John Doyle Jr., who preceded her in death in 1981. Wanda is survived by 3 children: Joan Elizabeth (Michael L.) Swaar of Mason City, John William Doyle of Mason City and Joe David Doyle of CA., 4 Grandchildren: Michael D. Swaar, Ashley (Joel) Peterson, Taylor Doyle, Ian Doyle and step-granddaughter Alexa Cordero, 5 great-grandchildren, brother Claude Eldon Blessman of Canton and 23 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers: Gene Blessman and Donald Blessman, sister Elizabeth Leesman and granddaughter– in–law Darcy Williams Swaar. Wanda was a member of the Mason City Methodist Church. She Volunteered at the Mason City Area Nursing Home, the Mason City grade school and town wide recycling days. She was a member of the Mason City Woman’s Club, the quilting club, Mason County Home Extension. She enjoyed playing cards, doing puzzles, sewing and quilting, but most importantly she loved spending time with her family and traveling all over the world. A Memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 5 at 11:00 a.m. at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City. Burial to follow at Mason City Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mason City Area Nursing Home or the Mason City United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be left at Following of the CDC guidelines will be enforced.

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