Barbara Middle


Rock Rapids, Iowa

February 25, 2021

Barbara Ann Middle, 82, of Rock Rapids, Iowa, died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at Rock Rapids Health Centre. 

Graveside services were Monday, March 1, Valley View Cemetery, Rock Valley, Iowa. 

Barbara Ann Middle was born June 5, 1938, in Lyon County, Iowa, daughter of Mike and Annie (Jurrens) Broesder. She graduated from Central Lyon High School in 1956. She worked as a bookkeeper for L&O Power Cooperative of Rock Rapids. From 1959-1967, she worked for the firm of F. Jack Spitler CPA of Rock Rapids. In 1967 she started work for the Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative.

On March 14, 1974, she married Stanley Middle. Her husband passed away Sept. 7, 2011. 

Survivors include her sister-in-law, Janice Broesder of Sheldon, Iowa, and many nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, Arlene, and two brothers, Glen and Bob.

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