Darlene J. Barnes, 76

Darlene J. “Dolly” Barnes, 76, of Grundy Center, passed away on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 11 at the American Lutheran Church in Grundy Center. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 10 at Engelkes-Abels Funeral Home in Grundy Center. Memorials may be directed to the family. To leave a message of condolence for the family please visit our website at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com

Dolly is survived by her husband Harry, of Grundy Center; her children Chuck (Dot) Barnes of Lincoln, IA, Cheri (Dave) McLaughlin of Monroe, IA, Cathy Aswegan of Grundy Center, IA and Craig (Connie) Barnes of Grundy Center, IA; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sisters Betty Claussen, Avis Rossen and her twin sister Molly Popp, all of California; and many nieces and nephews.