Howard Mikkelson, 85

Howard Mikkelson, 85 of Newton, formerly of Marshalltown, who died October 18, 2013 in Newton, will be held Saturday, November 30 at Newton Church of the Way. The visitation begins at 1:30 a.m. with a service at 3:30 p.m. He is survived by his wife Irene, five children, Gene (Kathy) Mikkelson, Doug (Cindy) Mikkelson, Kathy (Mark) DeKock, Nancy Mikkelson, and Jacelon (Ron) Bunger; nine grandchildren; and a brother Ralph (Barbara) Mikkelson. Memorials in Howard’s name may be left at the service or Johnson Funeral Service, Newton.