Meta A. Balvanz, 91, of Iowa Falls, formerly of Eldora, Iowa died on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 at Ellsworth Municipal Hospital in Iowa Falls. Funeral services will be at 10:30 am on Saturday, Feb. 1 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Eldora with Pastor David Splett officiating. Burial will follow at the Eldora City Cemetery. Visitation will be at St. Paul Lutheran Church from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday. Creps-Abels Funeral Home in Eldora is in charge of the arrangements and on-line condolences can be made at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com.
She is survived by a nephew, Marlyn Balvanz, of Iowa Falls, and his wife Linda; nieces, Barbara Roberts and her husband Don of Ackley, Karen Heitland and her husband Gordon of Iowa Falls and Judith Scaturro and her husband Domonic of Bartlett, Illinois; and by 12 great nephews and nieces, 14 great-great nephews and nieces, and 2 great-great-great nieces.