BOONE, Iowa—A funeral service has been set for 79-year old John A. Ripkey formerly of Boone, Iowa. John passed away in Mesa, Arizona. John’s wishes were to be cremated. A Memorial Service will be held Friday December 13th at 2:00 PM at the First United Methodist Church in Boone, Iowa. A presentation of the flag by the Naval Operation Support Command of Des Moines, Iowa will be conducted at the Church. Interment of the cremated remains will be conducted at a later date.
Immediately following the Memorial Service, the family will have a time of fellowship in the Church Fellowship Hall where they will greet friends and have refreshments
Those wishing to express their sympathies through a memorial may direct their gift to the Boone County Sportsman Club or to the family in care of Rebecca Fraetis, 781 Kale Road, Boone, Iowa 50036.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.starkwelin.com.
The Stark-Welin Funeral Directors in Boone is in charge of these arrangements.