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Merlin Klaas Obituary

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Merlin Klaas of Rhodes, Iowa, who passed away on June 8, 2021, at the age of 87, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Merlin Klaas.

He was loved and cherished by many people including : his parents, L. Henry Klaas and Frances Klaas (Gauch); his significant other Norma Wignall; his children, Karen Hart (Jim) of Kiowa, CO, Mark Klaas of Lexington, KY, Dan Klaas (Sarah) of Indianola and David Klaas; his daughter-in-law Jan Klaas of State Center; his brothers, Jim "Snappy" Klaas (Linda) of Ankeny and Marvin Klaas; and his great grandchild Amelia.

Visitation was held on Sunday, June 13th 2021 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home (1209 Iowa Ave W, Marshalltown, IA 50158). A funeral service was held on Monday, June 14th 2021 at 11:00 AM at the same location.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family for later designation.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Mitchell Family Funeral Home



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June 13

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Mitchell Family Funeral Home
1209 Iowa Ave W, Marshalltown, IA 50158

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June 14

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Mitchell Family Funeral Home
1209 Iowa Ave W, Marshalltown, IA 50158

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June 13, 2021

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June 13, 2021

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“In loving memory of Merlin Klaas, May your heart and soul find peace and comfort.”

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