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Russell Dean Allbaugh

Jan 29, 2018

April 15, 1939 - January 26, 2018

Russell Dean Allbaugh, age 78, of Winfield, died Friday, January 26, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.


The son of Leon and Blanche McFall Allbaugh, he was born April 15, 1939 at Eddyville, Iowa. On August 31, 1957 he married Carol Dawn Neal. He attended school in Oskaloosa. He worked for Allgood Earthmoving for 40 years in Winfield. He was a member of the Twin Lakes Country Club and was a former City Councilman. He enjoyed gardening, working in the yard, playing cards with the gang at the club, and was an avid golfer and Hawkeye fan.


Survivors include his wife of Winfield; three daughters, Cindy (Mike) Reschly, Kelly (Todd) Huston, and Shari (Aaron) Tolander; one son, Jeff (Mindi) Allbaugh; grandchildren: Brock and Blake Huston, Jared and Jacob Tolander, Taylor Reschly, Hailey and Brody Allbaugh; great-grandchildren, Jaxon and Rylee Huston; five sisters: Evelyn Roberts, Lois Sutherland, Betty McGee, Lucille Allgood, and Shirley Bruggemeyer.  He was preceded in death by his parents and two siblings, Clifford Allbaugh and Ione Hulbert.


The funeral service will be Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield. Interment will follow at the Winfield-Scott Township Cemetery. There will be no visitation.  Friends and family are invited following the service to the Shari and Aaron Tolander residence in Winfield. A general memorial has been established in his name.

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