"Concerned with the General Welfare of the Deaf of Iowa"

Updated  August 3, 2021

Genevieve Cummings

December 28, 1916 ~ January 8, 202


Genevieve Velma Cummings age 104 of Lebanon passed away January 8, 2021 with her loving family by her side.

Genevieve was the oldest alumnus of the Iowa School for the Deaf before her passing away.  She attended and graduated from the school in 1939.

She is preceded in death by her husband, John Cummings Sr.; parents William and Velma Eberle; brothers, Reg, Donnie, Wayne, Stanch, and Bud; and sister, Gwen. She is survived by her son, John and his wife Kay Cummings; sister, Betty Matheny; grandchildren, Shannon (Philip) Stuemke, Jackie (Jon) Akers, Cory (Cassie) Cummings and Jeffery Tomberlin; great-grandchildren, McKenzie & Madison Stuemke, Addy Akers, Camryn Cummings, and Kristen & Brooke Tomberlin.

Graveside services was held on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in the Cedar Grove Cemetery at 1 p.m. with Bro. Jason Mull officiating.

In lieu of flowers the family request contributions be made to the Bridges for The Deaf & Hard of Hearing, 935 Edgehill Avenue, Nashville, Tn. 37203.

Partlow Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements 615-444-7007