Lola Stalker Loyola

September 24, 1923 ~ March 25, 2020 (age 96)


Mrs Lola Caroline Stalker Loyola, age 96 of Wilkesboro, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Regional Medical Center.

She was born on September 24, 1923 to the late George C. and Caroline Joop Stalker. She was a missionary, a homemaker and a good helpmate for her husband as they served the Lord. She was an avid reader, pianist, loved to sing, and a diehard Atlanta Braves fan. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Regino “Ray” E. Loyola, and a sister Dolores West.

She is survived by a daughter, Rebecca Vance and husband Craig of Wilkesboro; three sons, Jonathan Loyola and wife Nancy of North Wilkesboro, Timothy Loyola and wife Deb of Bedford, TX, and Thomas Loyola and wife, Sue Ann of Clinton, IA; a sister Ruth Steere of Pontiac, IL, and a brother, George Stalker and wife Laverne of CA.; also thirteen grandchildren, and twenty one great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Life will be scheduled for a later date.

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