Obituary: Romona C. Schubert (3/4/22) – Chronicle Times

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Romona C. Schubert, age 92 of Galva, IA, passed away Monday, February 28, 2022, at the Golden Horizons Assisted Living in Ida Grove, IA. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 7, 2022, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Richard A. Salcido will officiate. Burial will be at Galva Township Cemetery in Galva, IA. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service Monday at the funeral home. The Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Romona Colleen Schubert, the daughter of Harry and Olene (Ellufson) Shafer, was born April 4, 1929, In Storm Lake, IA. She lived in Cherokee for a short time before moving to Storm Lake, IA where she attended school and graduated from Storm Lake High School. After graduation, she worked for the Buena Vista Courthouse.

On August 28, 1949, Romona was united in marriage to Beryl Schubert in Storm Lake. They moved to a farm south of Galva in Silver Creek Township. She worked for the Galva Shopper for several years and also was a homemaker raising her two children, Creston and Drew.

On February 28, 2022, Romona passed away at Golden Horizon Assisted Living in Ida Grove, IA, at the age of 92. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 71 years, Beryl Schubert; one son, Drew Schubert; one grandson, Nathan Schubert; sisters, Marvel Duffy, Bonnie (Art) Waldstein, and Norma (Bud) Dwine; brothers-in-law, Duane (Vernadine) Schubert and Vance (Betty) Schubert.

She will be lovingly remembered by her son, Creston (Deb) Schubert of Galva, IA; grandchildren: Jeremy (Nikki) Schubert of Sac City, IA, Matt (Julie) Schubert of Cherokee, IA, Tyler (Brita Baumann) Schubert of Galva, IA, Liz (Heath) Householder of Emmetsburg, IA, Heather Pribble of Galva, IA, and Tara (Justin) Ruble of Holstein, IA; 18 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.