Louisa Havens, age 96, of Steamboat Rock, Iowa passed away on Friday, January 17, 2014 at Valley View Nursing & Rehab Center in Eldora, while under Care Initiatives Hospice. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at the First Presbyterian Church in Steamboat Rock, Iowa. Burial will follow the funeral service at Steamboat Rock Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. on Monday, January 20, 2014 at the First Presbyterian Church in Steamboat Rock. Memorials may be directed to the family. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit our website at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com
Louisa is survived by her children, Ron (Joan) Havens of Steamboat Rock, IA, Beverly (Lee) Pieters of Steamboat Rock, IA, Shirley (Larry) Crawford of Albuquerque, NM and Barb Havens of Steamboat Rock, IA and 12 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Eldon; sister Minnie Luiken and brother Edward Berends.