---- — NEW SHARON — Earl L. DeBoef, 84, of rural New Sharon, died July 17, 2013, at the Mahaska Heath Partnership ICU.
As a final act of generosity, Earl has donated his body to the University of Iowa.
A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Bates Funeral Chapel in Oskaloosa; with Reverend Don DeGlopper officiating.
Visitation with the family will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of service Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Mahaska County Conservation Board in memory of Earl DeBoef.