Harold McIlrath, 78

Funeral Services for Harold E. McIlrath, 78, of Laurel were held on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at the Laurel United Methodist Church. Pastor Jeff Kodis officiated the service with special music performed by Connie Robertson and Julie Francisco. Pallbearers were Brian Hickman, Keene Newby, Butch Altemeier, Phil Schooley, Speed Sigfried, Tim Pansegrau and Jim Brinkman. Honorary Pallbearers were David & Joyce Paul, Gary Medhus, Ben Hoetker, Ervin Harre, Mark Seffinga, Ricky Flicek, Dan & Jill Cory, Mike Hindman, Bob Wagner, John Beem, Hannah Johnson, Christa Pansegrau, Roger & Sondra Patterson, Ray Gunderson and Kay Brinkman-Miller. He was laid to rest in the Graceland Cemetery. Groups in attendance included Central Veterinary Services, Pitzer Ranch, Heartland Coop, Featherlite, East Marshall Staff, Hospice, Iowa Auctioneer’s Association, Auctioneers and Ringmen, ICLA, Citizen’s Savings Bank, Healing Hands Chiropractic, Terry Collins, Iowa Outlaws BBQ, members of Laurel United Methodist Church, and family, friends and neighbors, among others. Mitchell Family Funeral Home was entrusted with the care of Harold and his family.