Lela Campbell Warren, the daughter of Lorenzo and Darlane (Wright) Campbell was born June 4, 1936. She spent her childhood years in Royal, Iowa, where she attended school.
Lela moved to Spencer in 1987. She was employed by Wonder Whip of Fostoria, Iowa. She bowled on a Senior league, played Bingo and would volunteer doing activities at Northshire. Lela enjoyed playing cards, doing puzzles, crocheting and playing games on her computer. She was known as a ‘human calendar’, if you needed to know a date, you just called Lela.
She resided at Northshire for approximately 12 years and looked forward to her Sunday afternoon visitors.
Lela passed away, with her son by her side, on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Spencer Hospital at the age of 84. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ren and Dar Campbell; brothers, Bob and Merle Campbell; sister-in-law, Janet Campbell; and grandchildren, Jeremy and Shauna.
Left to cherish her memory are her son, Rex (Barb) Warren of Ruthven, IA; grandson, Ryan; and great-granddaughter, Ariana; sisters: Marilyn (Irvin) Stevenson of Spencer, IA, Carol (Jim) Scott of Gillette Grove, IA, Judy (Doug) Peterson of Florida; brother, Jack (Becky) Campbell of Spencer, IA; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
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