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Neta Boustead

Cedar Rapids

Neta Boustead, 82, of
Cedar Rapids, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at UnityPoint-St. Luke's Hospital.
Services: 10 a.m. Friday, St. Mark's United Methodist Church, with Pastor Bonnie Koeppen officiating. Burial: 5 p.m. Friday, Woodbine Cemetery, Woodbine. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Teahen Funeral Home and after 9 a.m. Friday at the church.
She is survived by her son, Brad (Heather) of Urbandale; daughters, Beckie Mann of Virginia Beach, Va., Brenda (Corky) Gaskell of Rochester, Minn., and Bev Hoppe of Robins; eight grandchildren: three great-grandchildren; her sister, Elizabeth Wilson of Victorville, Calif.; in-laws, Glenn and LaVonne Thompson of Woodbine; and several nieces and nephews.
Neta was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Pearle Christiansen; her husband, Dick, in 1997; her sister, Doris Eizember; son-in-law, Michael Hoppe; and her dog, Jingles.
Neta was born Feb. 28, 1936, in Harrison County, Iowa. She married Richard Glenn Boustead in Woodbine on Aug. 27, 1954. She worked as a beautician and devoted her life to her family.
Memorials may be directed to St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 4700 Johnson Ave. NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405.
Online condolences can be left at www.teahenfuneralhome.com.