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MUSCATINE, Iowa - Leroy H. Herlein, 71, of 2189 Kincaid Avenue, died Friday, January 2, 2004, at Unity Hospital.

Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. on Monday at the Foursquare Gospel Church, 1523 Houser St. Pastor Earl Millar will officiate. Pallbearers will bee Robert Schaapveld, Sidney Terry Jr., Wayne Volkl, Don Hudson, John Hudson Jr., and Scott Terry. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Foursquare Gospel Church.

Mr. Herlein was born on April 18, 1932, in Muscatine, the son of Howard and Marie Haynes Herlein. His first marriage was to Kathleen Beglan in 1958. His second marriage was to Eileen Evans Terry in 1970.

He was veteran of the Korean War serving in the US Army as a MP Officer in Korea.

He attended Foursquare Gospel Church.

He enjoyed hunting, woodworking, vacationing in Branson, Missouri, and talking on the CB with the handle of 'Green Man.'

He farmed all of his life.

Survivors include his wife, Eileen Herlein of Muscatine; one son Edward A. Herlein and his wife, Amanda, of Fremont, Nebraska; two daughters, Joan Terry and her husband, Kevin, and Frances Ramsdell and her husband, Carl, all of Muscatine; four step-sons, Sherwood Terry Jr., Gary Terry, Sidney Terry Sr. and his wife, Colleen, and Kevin Terry and his wife, Joan, all of Muscatine; three step-daughters, Marie Wheeler and her husband, Gary, Debbie Salazar and her husband, Jesse, and Margaret Martinez and her husband, Robert, all of Muscatine; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; 38 step-grandchildren; 20 plus step-great grandchildren; and two sisters, Nina Hudson and her husband, John, of Nichols, and Neva Welk and her husband, Richard, of Grandview.

He was preceded in death by his parents.
ATALISSA, Iowa – Steven C. Herlein, 55, of Atalissa, died Thursday, March 20, 2008, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Funeral Service will be 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 26, 2008, at Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Reverend Jerry Foote of Mulford Evangelical Free Church will officiate. Burial will be in Island Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 26, 2008, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Make A Wish Foundation.
Steven was born on February 14, 1953, in Muscatine, the son of Kenneth and Beverly Cozad Herlein Sr.
He worked at Crossroads, Inc.
He loved NASCAR.
Survivors include one son, Timothy Herlein of Woodward; two daughters, Wendy Herlein and Jennifer Foor of Muscatine; five grandchildren; his mother, Beverly Herlein of Atalissa; three brothers, Kenneth Herlein Jr. and wife, Terry, of Muscatine, Harry Herlein and wife, Darla, of Muscatine, and Jeff Herlein of Punta Gorda, Florida; three sisters, Pamela Yocom and husband, Eugene, of Davenport, Roxanne Herlein of Punta Gorda, Florida, and Bonnie Jameson and husband, Michael, of Carver, Massachusetts; many nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Billie Joe Hinman of Muscatine.
He was preceded in death by his father, his maternal grandparents, his paternal grandparents, and one nephew.
MUSCATINE, Iowa — Ethyl B. Herlein, 96, of Muscatine, Iowa, died on Saturday, August 16, 2008, at the Muscatine Care Center.

Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 22, 2008, at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Casket bearers will be David Hoag, Ralph Hoag, Doug Hoag, Richard Leach, Steve Frye and Lauren Jarrett. Burial will be at Harker Cemetery. Following the interment a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Community Room.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2008, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Genesis Hospice, Davenport.

Ethyl was born on January 15, 1912, in Wellman, Iowa the daughter of John W. and Eva L. Wagamon Miller. She first married Rodney Manley, they later divorced. She married Albert F. Herlein on October 10, 1956, in Elmwood, Illinois.

She was a member of the Sweetland United Methodist Church. She enjoyed playing cards, watching sports and was an avid Cubs and Iowa Hawkeye fan.

She had worked at McKee Button Factory for many years and helped her husband operate a dairy farm in Sweetland.

She will be deeply missed by her two children, Marilyn J. Manley of Muscatine, and Larry W. Manley and his wife, Carolyn, of Chester, Virginia; two grandchildren, Troy and Ty Manley; two great grandchildren, Elliott and Shea Manley; two nieces, Nancy Colgan of Canton, Illinois, and Barbara Fernandez of San Antonio, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband in 1989, a step-daughter, Mary Herlein and a sister, Vivian Hahn.
MUSCATINE, Iowa — Clifford D. Herlein, 93, Muscatine, passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2009, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.

Funeral Service will be 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 8, 2009, at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery. Following the committal service, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Wittich-Lewis Community Room.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, September 7, 2009, at the funeral home. Memorials can be directed to the Simpson Memorial Home or Iowa City Hospice in memory of Clifford.

Clifford was born on December 23, 1915, in Muscatine, the son of Edward and Lillian Welsch Herlein. He married Marjorie Day on April 8, 1946, in Muscatine at the Musserville United Methodist Church.

Farming was his life and he worked until 2008. He was also a watchmen/janitor at Carver Pump for 15 years.

He will be deeply missed by his wife, Marjorie Herlein of Muscatine; his children, Allen Herlein of Muscatine, Robert Herlein and wife, Shirley, of Muscatine, Kevin Herlein and wife, Maria, of Davenport, and Shari Manley and husband, Michael, of Cedar Falls; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant daughter in 1955; four brothers, Harold, Ernest, Clarence and Howard; and four sisters, Eva Winning, Elizabeth Watson, Viola Reifert, and Florence Herlein.

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