The Ottumwa Courier

Obituaries

March 11, 2014

David Crook

NEWTON — David A. Crook, 62, of Newton, died March 9, 2014, at the Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

Those left to honor Dave’s memory are his wife, Sue of Newton; daughter, Emily (Cory) Barnard of Cedar Rapids; his three grandchildren, Logan, Talan and Sydney Barnard; sister, Deb (Marty) Cross of Newton; his nephews; and mother-in-law, Vivian Stein of Newton, formerly of Ottumwa.

He was preceded in death by his son, Ben, in 1999; parents; and his father-in-law, Kenneth Stein.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Wallace Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.

The family will greet friends from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

A private family burial will be held at a later date at the Palo Alto Cemetery in rural Newton.

Memorials to the Skiff Medical Center Cancer Clinic or to the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation for the Central Iowa Trail Network may be left at the funeral home. Memorials may also be mailed to the funeral home, please add Attn: Crook Family on the envelope.

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