Lora Sweet-Jones, 80, of Webster City died Sunday, January 17, 2021 at Van Diest Medical Center. Private family services will be held now with a Celebration of Life to be held later this Summer. Burial will be in the First Presbyterian Cemetery, southeast of Kamrar.
Lora Arlene Tempel, daughter of Lewis and Vera Bauer Tempel, was born April 30, 1940 in Webster City. She graduated from Kamrar High School and IBM Technical school. Lora was united in marriage to Jack Dean Jones on October 26, 1991 in Barnum. She worked many years for Iowa State University in the scheduling department. Lora also worked nights for Hahne Printing.
She is survived by her son, Denny (Dori) Sweet of Webster City; grandchildren, Heather Sweet of Des Moines and Kevin Sweet of Webster City; great-grandchildren, Macilynn, Colter and Melodie; brother, Wayne (Linda) Tempel of La Moille.
Lora is preceded in death by her husband, Jack in 2013; her parents; a son in infancy; great-grandson, Miguel Oliver Cortazo and brother, Elwin Tempel.
She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Kamrar and a past member of the Webster City Women’s Club. Lora enjoyed quilting, crocheting, and baking.