For many years she was a field worker for the American Home Finding Association of Ottumwa. Upon returning, she made her home on the home place west of Jerome until her death.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mrs. George E. Rinker (Effie) and Mrs. J. E. Contra (Ettie).
Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Ray Deibert (Ortha) of Sac City, and Mrs. Guy Streepy (Maurine) of Centerville.
The family requests no flowers.
As field secretary of American Home Finding in Ottumwa, an orphanage, Miss Sidles kept abreast with young people and young ideas. She was a member of the staff for 17 years. She is a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Ottumwa, the W.S.C.S. and P.E.O.