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In Loving Memory of

Iola Grace Stabenow (nee Davis)


Obituary of Iola Grace Stabenow (nee Davis)

It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of Iola on August 30, 2021 at Douglas Memorial Hospital. Best friend and devoted wife of Karl for over 65 years. Loving mother of Brad, Sandra (the Late Ray Steingart) and Kathy (David Robinson). Gma will be missed by her 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Predeceased by her parents Cecil and Mable Davis and her siblings.

In keeping with Mom’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private graveside service in Tobermory will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations to St. Catharines Community Living would be appreciated by the family. We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Dr. Kim Eric Scher, Dr. Kelly Maracle, Complex Care and Palliative nursing staff for the exceptional care you gave to Mom.

Essentials Cremation and Burial Services Inc. 221 Division Street, Welland were entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences can be left on Iola’s tribute page at

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Anne Gilbert
2 years ago

I was so sorry to hear of Iola’s passing. My thoughts are with you all and I send you my love.

Rob Hartley
2 years ago

So sad to hear of the passing of Iola. May you rest in peace Iola. You were a great friend of the Hartley family

Henry Steingart
2 years ago

We are so sorry to hear of Iola’s passing. She was a wonderful, friendly and welcoming woman. Our thoughts are with you.

Pat Davis
2 years ago

R.I.P dear lady. I will always love you and cherish our precious memories together ❤!
Sincere sympathy to you Karl and your family!

Terry and Peter Milligan
2 years ago

Our sympathy and thoughts with Iola’s family.

Linda & Brian Hartley
2 years ago

May you Rest In Peace Mrs. Stabenow.

Our sincere condolences to Karl, Brad, Sandra and Kathy on the loss of their special lady.

Linda & Brian Hartley

Kim and Betty Hopkins
2 years ago

Sending our sympathy to you Karl and your family for your loss.

Jill and Wayne Raney
2 years ago

Rest in peace Aunt Iola.


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