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Gena Marie Ayers

GENA MARIE AYERS
Iowa City

Gena Marie Ayers, 46, died peacefully on Sunday,
June 30.
A Celebration of Life will be held from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at the Kirkwood Room at Governors Ridge, 515 Kirkwood Ave., Iowa City.
For the complete obituary go to www.lensingfuneral.com.
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