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Milton Heyl

May 6, 1928 — August 27, 2018

Milton Heyl, age 90, of Sheldon, Iowa, passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018 at Prairie View Nursing Home in Sanborn, Iowa. Funeral Services will be Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon. Rev. Craig Nissen officiating. Burial to follow at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Sheldon. Visitation will be prior to the funeral service on Thursday from 9:00 to 10:15 A.M. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church. Milton George Heyl was born on May 6, 1928 in Akron, Iowa. He was the son of Ralph and Margaret (Hoffman) Heyl. He lived his youth in Akron where he attended school and then was a truck driver. He was united in marriage to Alvina Ruble of LeMars, Iowa on September 21, 1951. They lived in Colorado Springs, Colorado while Milton served in the United States Army from 1951 to 1954. They moved back to LeMars where Milton worked for I.P.S. for 35 years before retiring. He then drove truck for friends and cars for Hamill Motors. Milton and Alvina enjoyed playing cards together and camping with the family at Yankton, South Dakota and spending 15 winters in Texas. Alvina passed away on March 3, 2018. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon. He passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018 at Prairie View Nursing Home in Sanborn, Iowa. Those left to cherish his memories are his children, Marcia (John) Baker of Hornick, IA, Madelynn (Mike) Hoven of Matlock, IA, Jane (Rick) Kroon of Yankton, SD, Greg (LaRae) Heyl of Anamosa, IA; 13 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Beverly Koopman of Falls City, NE. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alvina Heyl; his parents; 3 sisters, Dorothy Daily, Eleanor Ruble, and Madonna Boetgers. In Loving Memory Of Milton Heyl Born: May 6, 1928 Passed Away: August 27, 2018 Age: 90 years, 3 months and 21 days FUNERAL SERVICE Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. St. Paul Lutheran Church, Sheldon, Iowa Family Prayer Service at 10:15 A.M. OFFICIATING Rev. Craig Nissen MUSIC Organist: Carleen Kehrberg Congregational Songs Processional: "Amazing Grace" During the service: "How Great Thou Art" Recessional: "Battle Hymn of the Republic" CASKET BEARERS Jeff Hoven Joshua Kroon James Kroon Tazia (Gilbert) Heyl Jesse Grave Kristopher Sweatt INTERMENT St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Sheldon, Iowa MILITARY HONORS American Legion Post 145, Sheldon, Iowa Following interment, the family invites all for fellowship and lunch at the church. ARRANGEMENTS BY Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service Larry R. Andringa, Funeral Director



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