Dan Vannatta, 72

Dan Vannatta, 72, of Albion, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at his home.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be directed to the family. For condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Dan and his family. Ph. 641-844-1234.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Margaret of Albion, Iowa; children: Troy Vannatta of Marshalltown, Cory (Angel) Vannatta of Marion, Mark Paul of Dubuque, Vickie Kahkesh of Edmond, Oklahoma, Laurie (Lindle) Merriss of Ankeny and Kenneth Paul of Marshalltown; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and siblings: Chuck (Karen) Vannatta, of Gilman, Myrna (David) Savage, of Le Grand, and Jim Vannatta, of Montezuma.