Visitation: Friday, July 24, 2020, 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa. NOTE: Social distancing guidelines remain in place, wearing a mask is encouraged.
Services: Saturday, July 25, 2020, 2:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Rena Irene (Krull) Mott, 89 of Bellevue, Nebraska formerly of Malvern, Iowa passed away July 20, 2020. She was born May 10, 1931 in Grundy Center, Iowa to Harm Albert and Irene (Bleeker) Krull. Following graduation from high school Rena attended nurses’ training in Marshalltown, Iowa and became a Registered Nurse.
Rena was united in marriage to Clarence Leonard Mott on July 21, 1951 in Des Moines, Iowa. To this union five children were born; Mary, Denise, Laura, LuAnn and David. Rena enjoyed raising her family along with caring for peoples in her long nursing career. She was employed with the V.A. Hospital in Omaha retiring at 68 1/2. Her career continued with On With Life and then filling in as the school nurse in Farragut. She enjoyed gardening, canning, reading, playing bingo and watching America Says on television. The family also took many fishing trips together. When Rena moved to Harmony Court she loved doing crossword puzzles with Flossie. Rena was a longtime member of the Malvern United Methodist Church. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Preceding Rena in passing were her parents, husband, grandson Brandon Henk and granddaughter Adeana Roberts both in 2016, brothers Albert Krull, Harm Krull and John Krull. Survivors include her children Mary Woods of Stanton, Iowa; Denise (Mike) Stevens of Malvern, Iowa; Laura Jen (Herman) Caldwell of Mansfield, Ohio; LuAnn (Steve) Untiedt of Spokane, Washington; David (Bev) Mott of Lakeside, Arizona; 6 grandchildren; Stacy (Travis) Taylor, Aaron (Lisa) Stevens, Bryan Brazeal, Jessica McCain, Christopher (Pam) Markus and Karl Untiedt; 14 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; sisters Harriett Bowen of Reinbeck, Iowa; Dena (Warren) Lindaman of Wellsburg, Iowa; Jane (Jack) Geer of Rockwell, Iowa; Mary Ann (Ernest) Norris of The Villages, Florida; many nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends.
Interment, Malvern Cemetery, Malvern, Iowa.
Memorials may be made to the family.