Ribble_Myrtle_web Myrtle E. Ribble, 80, of La Porte City, died Monday, April 28, 2014 at Allen Memorial Hospital.  She was born April 23, 1934 in Dubuque the daughter of Byron L. and Myrtle Elizabeth Wilkinson Potter.  She married Robert L. Ribble in1957, they were later divorced.
She managed Midwest Daycare in Waterloo over 10 years and then worked as Director of St. Mary’s Villa, retiring in 2002.
Survived by: four sons, Tom (Trina) Ribble of Allison, Bill (Penny) Ribble of La Porte City, Ed (Robin) Ribble of Evansdale, Jonathan (Heather) Ribble of Norwalk; four daughters, Michelle (Doug) Clark of Waterloo, Kathleen (Steve) Teisinger of Denver, Maria (Tim) Sherman of Cedar Rapids, Beth (Dwight) Streicher of Oelwein; twenty-three grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren and one brother, Raymond Potter of Dubuque.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, Frank Hall; two sons, James and Paul; one grandson, Andrew Jeremy Clark, two brothers Byron “Bud”  and Leslie “Dusty” Potter and two sisters, Shirley Potter and Adele Gilligan.
Services were held on Friday, May 2, 2014 at Faith Assembly of God in Elk Run Heights, with burial in the West View Cemetery, La Porte City.
Memorials may be directed to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.kearnsfuneralservice.com.