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Sharlene Ann “Skip” Ledvina

July 19, 2019
Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Herald

Sharlene Ann "Skip" Ledvina, 83, of Chelsea, IA passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019 at the Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha, IA.

Mass of Christian Burial is 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 22, 2019 at St Joseph's Catholic Church, Chelsea. Burial will take place at Stayskal Cemetery, Vining, IA.

Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Sunday, July 21, at the church. Memorials may be directed to the family. Online condolences can be sent to the family at

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Sharlene Ann “Skip” Ledvina

Sharlene was born May 25, 1936 to Fred and Anna (Vavra) Musel in rural Chelsea. She attended Pluckamat Country School and graduated from Chelsea High School. On April 4, 1956 Sharlene married James "Jim" Ledvina at St. Joseph's Church in Chelsea. The family lived in Tama for a short time until moving to the family farm in Chelsea. She was a domestic engineer along with many other side jobs over the years.

Sharlene enjoyed cheerleading in high school. She liked spending time with friends in card club (her favorite game being pepper) and square dancing in her youth. Together the couple loved to travel, fishing in Canada and wintering in Arizona.

Sharlene was a devoted catholic, always ready to attend mass on Saturday night at St. Joseph's. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and Farm Bureau Women's group.

Sharlene is survived by her children, Dean Ledvina and Charles Ledvina both of Chelsea, Kenneth (Marcia) Ledvina of Avoca, IA; grandson, Daniel Ledvina and brother, Robert Musel of San Antonio, TX.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jim; siblings, Bernie Musel, Don Musel and Beatrice Dvorak.

Hrabak-Neuhaus Funeral Service is assisting the family.



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