Lina O. Hale, 91, of Monmouth, died Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids. A celebration of her life was held Nov. 2, at Carson and Son Funeral and Cremation Services in Maquoketa. Burial was at the Buckhorn Cemetery, rural Maquoketa.
Lina Olive Siegel was born on Dec. 23, 1919, in rural Baldwin. She was the youngest daughter of Henry C. and Ida L. (Oetken) Siegel. She attended the Emeline Country School and graduated from Maquoketa Community High School in 1937. She married Stanley L. Hale on June 26, 1939, in Maquoketa. He preceded her in death on June 25, 2010.