Della Valeria Roudebush
92, Weston, Mo.
Della Valeria (Clemens) Roudebush, 97, lifelong area resident of Weston, Mo., passed away at Hillview Nursing and Rehab, Platte City, Mo., on November 8, 2012.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Vaughn Funeral Home in Weston. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Interment will be in Graceland Cemetery. Memorials in honor of Della are suggested to the First Baptist Church of Weston, and may be sent in care of the funeral home.--P.O. Box 145-Weston, MO 64098.
Della was born October 26, 1915 in DeKalb, Mo., to Perm Willard and Lula Belle (Montgomery) Clemens. She was a homemaker and caregiver to her parents and husband for several years. She enjoyed gardening and was an excellent cook. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Weston and the Sew and Sew Club of Weston. Della married Vernie Alvin (Pete) Roudebush on April 14, 1934. They had no children.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Perm and Lula Belle Clemens, her husband, Vernie A. (Pete) Roudebush, two brothers, Andrew and Cecil Clemens. Survivors include two sister-in-laws, Eula Fern (Roudebush) Eaton of Moundville, Mo., and Betty L. Roudebush, Los Gatos, CA, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements By: Vaughn Funeral Home-Weston, Mo., Ph. 816-386-2281. www.vaughnfuneralhomes.com