Robert N. Rice, Sr.

Robert N. Rice, Sr.,  age 78,  of Urbandale, Iowa,  passed away March 23, 2018.

Robert Rice

Robert attended Drake University for a time and then went to work for Northwestern Bell.  He retired early at age 55.

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Norma Jean Hildebrand

Norma Jean Hildebrand,  age 86,  of Pleasant Hill, Iowa,  passed away March 27, 2018.

Norma worked at Southern Bell for a short time before returning to Des Moines.  She then worked as a secretary and advanced to be the executive secretary for the President of Northwestern Bell Telephone Company.

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