Nova L. (Wyatt) Jarrett

April 22, 1931 ~ May 11, 2020 (age 89)


Nova L. Jarrett, 89, of Muscatine, passed away on Monday, May 11, 2020 at her home.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral & Cremation Services.   Interment will be in Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorials have been established for the Shriner's Hospital or Island United Methodist Church in Nova’s name.  Sympathy notes may be left for the family at 


Nova L. Wyatt was born on April 22, 1931 in Ravana, Missouri, the daughter of Kermit and Opal (Ogle) Wyatt.  On January 22, 1949, Nova was united in marriage to Virgil Earl
Jarrett in Nichols, Iowa.  Nova had worked for Young Brothers Stamp for many years.  She was a member of the Island United Methodist Church, Women of the Moose, ILLOWA Independent Order of the Foresters, Allegro Camping Club and Good Sam Camping Club. She enjoyed camping, puzzles, crafting, flowers, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

Nova will be deeply missed by her children, Donna (Tom) Meerdink of Muscatine, Bill (Lori) Jarrett of Illinois City, Judy (Jon) Dirnberger of Muscatine and Dennis (Sue) Jarrett of Muscatine; 14 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren; 2 half-brothers, Bob (Carol) Wyatt and Kenny Wyatt  all of Canton, Missouri and several nieces and nephews.

Nova was preceded in death by her parents; step-father; husband in 2018; one daughter, Vickie Jarrett,  one grandson, Barry Jarrett; and two brothers, Jerry Hoehle and Larry Hoehle.

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Funeral Service
May 15, 2020

11:00 AM
Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral & Cremation Services
2907 Mulberry Avenue
Muscatine, IA 52761

May 15, 2020

11:45 AM
Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery

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