Don E. Pfantz, 85, of Melbourne, passed away on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at Mary Greeley Hospital in Ames, Iowa with his family at his side. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 9 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in State Center. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8 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 or call 641-844-1234.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 63 years, Joan Pfantz; his children: Doug (Penny) Pfantz, of Melbourne, Joel (Cristi) Pfantz, of Melbourne and Jody (Terry) White, of Plano, Texas; his eight grandchildren; his four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Gerry Kuhl, of Marshalltown and Joleen Terrell, of Waterloo and also several nieces and nephews.