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Laura Ann Treadaway, daughter of Fred & Maria Eva (Medallion) Thorn, was born at Wichita Falls, Texas on August 19, 1969.
Laura was raised in South Carolina. She lived in Germany as she was a ‘military child.’ She has lived the last years of her life in Blockton, Iowa.
Laura married Bill Knorr and to this marriage, a daughter, Brittney, was born. Laura later married James Treadaway on April 2, 2004, and to this marriage, a daughter, Juaquina, was born.
Laura was a Phlebotomy Technician while living in the eastern United states. She later earned her Bachelors degree in Psychology and Criminology from Buena Vista University.
Laura loved animals and her German Shepherd dog, Jackson. She liked to cook, and Mexican dishes were highly favored. She loved singing and Karaoke. Laura loved her kids, and she never knew a stranger.
Laura passed away on January 17, 2023, at the Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr, Iowa. She was preceded in death by her mother, Eva Dillon and her husband James in November 2018.
Survivors include her daughters Brittany Knorr and Juaquina Treadaway; Father Fred Thorn; stepson Kenneth Treadaway; 2 grandchildren; cousins, in-laws, other relatives and friends.
Services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 28 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 702 West Ohio St, Lenox, Iowa.
Armstrong Funeral Home in Mount Ayr cared for Laura.

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