BOONE, Iowa—A funeral service has been set for 83-year old Gerald Lee Cole of Boone, Iowa. Following Gerald’s wishes, he has been cremated. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 10:30 AM at the First United Methodist Church in Boone, Iowa. Reverend Sara Karber and Reverend Keith Scott will be officiating. A presentation of the flag will be conducted by the Marine Operation Support Command of Des Moines, Iowa. Interment will be in the Washington Cemetery in Havelock, Iowa at a later date.
Visitation will be held at the Stark-Welin Chapel in Boone, Wednesday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM. The family will be present during that time to greet friends. A Masonic Service will be held at 7:30 PM, conducted by the Mt. Olive Lodge #79 AF&AM of Boone.
Memorials in Gerald’s memory can be directed to the family for any of the following: First United Methodist Church, Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad or the Boone Area Humane Society.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.starkwelin.com.
The Stark-Welin Funeral Directors in Boone are in charge of these arrangements.