Mesquite, NV / St. George, UT – Ilo E. Cam, 97, passed away on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 in St. George, Utah. Ilo was born February 20, 1914 in Edgewood, Iowa to William and Grace Bushaw. She was married to Harold C. Dennis. They were married on October 14, 1937 in Lancaster, Missouri. Ilo spent 90 years of her life living in Iowa. She loved to follow the University of Iowa football and basketball teams. She had a passion for gardening and was an active member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Iowa City, Iowa. Until she was 90 years old, she loved to bowl on a bowling league. The past seven years, she has lived with her daughter, Sharon in Mesquite, Nevada and later at the Cliff View Assisted Living Facility in St. George, Utah.
She is survived by her son, Charles (Sheila) Dennis of Santa Clara, CA and daughter, Sharon (Ron) Dodd of Mesquite, NV. She has ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Interment will be held at a later date at the Strawberry Point Cemetery in Strawberry Point, Iowa.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Metcalf Mortuary, (435) 673-4221.