Obituary for Clara Mikels Clara Belle Mikels, 94, of Bloomfield, Iowa passed away on December 22, 2018 at her home. She was born October 2, 1924 in Appanoose County, Iowa to John W. and Alice B. Boyer McDanel. She married Earl Mikels on July 12, 1945. The couple owned and operated Mikels Inc. in Bloomfield where Clara worked as the bookkeeper for over 50 years. Earl passed away on March 4, 1998. Clara enjoyed playing all sorts of card games and was active in several card clubs over the years. She loved playing and teaching bridge, and going to area casinos with friends to play blackjack. She also enjoyed going dancing at the Polishville Community Center, playing BINGO, and attending her grandchildren’s sporting and music events. Clara was a faithful member of the Bloomfield Christian Church. She is survived by two sons, Russ (Aleta) Mikels of Bloomfield, Richard Mikels of North Little Rock, Arkansas; five grandchildren, Gage Mikels, Blaise (Becky) Mikels, Park Mikels, Sara Young, Andrea Huff; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Erlene Mikels; five brothers; and four sisters. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday with the family present to greet friends from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be at the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield. Memorials have been established to the Bloomfield Christian Church and the Davis County Fine Arts Council. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Clara Mikels please visit our Sympathy Store. Upcoming Events Visitation DEC 27. 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Wagler Funeral Home 304 West Jefferson Street Bloomfield, IA, US, 52537 www.waglerfuneralhome.com/ Order Flowers for the Visitation Guaranteed delivery before Clara’s Visitation begins. Visitation DEC 27. 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM Wagler Funeral Home 304 West Jefferson Street Bloomfield, IA, US, 52537 www.waglerfuneralhome.com/ Order Flowers for the Visitation Guaranteed delivery before Clara’s Visitation begins. Funeral Services DEC 27. 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Wagler Funeral Home 304 West Jefferson Street Bloomfield, IA, US, 52537 www.waglerfuneralhome.com/ Order Flowers for the Funeral Services Guaranteed delivery before Clara’s Funeral Services begins. Cemetery Details IOOF Cemetery 620 North Madison Street Bloomfield, IA, 52537 © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Clara Mikels October 2 1924 December 22 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Bloomfield, state: Iowa