Obit: Nora Geurink


Nora E. Geurink 97, of Walcott passed away Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 at Courtyard Estates of Walcott.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Courtyard Estates of Walcott, or Genesis Hospice. Online condolences may be left at

Nora was born in Webb, Iowa on Jan. 24, 1923 to Charles and Anna (Rodenberg) Lange. Nora married Ellerd W. Geurink on Oct. 2, 1945 in Davenport. He preceded her in death on Nov. 14, 2005.

Nora and Ellerd farmed in Scott County, retiring in 1983. She was involved in many activities throughout her life, and was a helping hand to many. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Funeral services were held Dec. 22 at the Bentley Funeral Home in Durant. Visitation was one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

Interment will be at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery.

Nora is survived and lovingly remembered by her daughter Shirley (Allen) Bird of Cheyenne, Wyoming; son Larry (Bev) Geurink of Davenport; grandchildren: Anne (Steve) Prudhel of Tracy, California, Susan (Leevi) Kanten of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Nathan (Melissa) Geurink of Wheatland, and Kayelyn (Beau) Blake of Long Grove; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, one brother and three sisters.

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