Delores Clawson, 78

Delores Clawson, 78, of State Center, died Monday, March 11, 2013, at her home while under the care of Iowa River Hospice and her loving family. Funeral services and a celebration of her life will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, March 15 at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Visitation for Delores will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, March 14 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Memorial contributions may be directed in her name to her family. For further information or to send a condolence please visit or call 641-844-1234. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Delores and her family.

Delores is survived by her husband Robert Clawson of State Center, her children: David Clawson of Wolcottville, Indiana, Mary Gutierrez of Dayton, Texas, Paul (Tess) Clawson of Rhodes, Iowa, Hope (Julio) Molina of Pasadena, Texas, and Susan Fahlbush of Deer Park, Texas, her daughter-in-law Cathy Clawson of Marshalltown, her son-in-law Larry Dare of Melbourne, Iowa her brother Vernon (Gretchen) Mitchell of Newton, her sister Jane Peshel of Marshalltown, her 16 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and friends.