Lura Treloar


Lura Miller Treloar, 98, of Cedar Falls, died April 5, 2023, in the care of Western Home Communities and  Cedar Valley Hospice.

Lura was born Sept. 5, 1924, in rural Ogden, Iowa.  She met her future husband while in Ogden High School.  Lura later married Louis Maas Treloar on April 19, 1943.  He proceeded her in death on July 13, 2008.  Lura worked along side her husband and raised three children.  Later in life, Lura completed her education as a registered nurse and began a fulfilling career as a surgical RN in Mason City. She then began a new role as a Hospice RN in Omaha, Neb.  Lastly, she was a psychiatric RN in Salina, Kan.  Lura continued to serve her church and community through music, volunteering and mentoring.

Lura is survived by her children, Louise Egan, Irvine, Calif., Larry (Sue) Treloar, Clear Lake, and Lynn (Sam) Neil, Waterloo; as well as five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and all six of her siblings and their spouses.

Lura was always sharing her many talents, infectious smile and generous spirit.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

A family memorial and burial service will be held in June in Ogden.


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