Don E. Pfantz, 85, of Melbourne, died on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Mary Greeley Hospital in Ames with his family at his side. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in State Center. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at the Trinity Lutheran Church. Memorials may be directed to the family to be designated at a later date. For further information or to send a condolence, please visit www.mitchellfh.com.