Aug. 30, 1942 - Jan. 13, 2012
Iona Faye Auten was born Aug. 30, 1942, to Charlie and Opal Adam Auten in Hopkins, Mo. She is one of 14 children. Iona Faye Auten married Wesley Edward Dickerson on May 21, 1960, and divorced April 2, 1979. She married Leslie Nordman on April 19, 1979; he passed away Feb. 13, 1984.
Iona is survived by her five children, William Edward Dickerson, Karen Marie Corral (Mark), Robert Lee Dickerson, Sandra Kay Morreira (Robert) and Mary Ann McCosh (Steve). Also surviving are numerous sisters and brothers; and her grandchildren, Anthony, Heather and Christina Corral, Christopher, Nikki and Jessica Morreira, Misty and Kimberly McCosh; great-grandchildren, Xavier Corral, Angel and Alicia Corral and Jason Morreira due in April.
There will be a service at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Breast Cancer Awareness Fund through the Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder St., Walla Walla. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.herringgroseclose.com. xx