Howard Harold Hilleman, 86

Funeral services for Howard Harold Hilleman, 86, of State Center, IA, were held Thursday, October 6, 2016, at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Rev. Joan Swander officiating. Mr. Hilleman was laid to rest in Hillside Cemetery with Military Honors provided by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #839 and by the American Legion Posts in the area.

Pallbearers were Karl Anderson, Steven Blood, Kevin Anderson, Timothy Blood, Simon Burke, Mark Hilleman and Jay Klemme.

Honorary Pallbearers were Richard Oehlsen, John Paper, Ivan Pfantz and Howard’s Army Buddies.

Along with family and friends, groups attending included the State Center Class of 1949, Members of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Army Buddies, Care Initiatives and Iowa River Hospice.

Mitchell Family Funeral Home was entrusted with the care of Mr. Hilleman and his family.