LaVern DuToit, 85, of Sarasota, Fla., former longtime Marshalltown resident, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 at the Hospice House in Sarasota.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown with Pastor Bobby Shomo officiating. He will be laid to rest with combined full military honors provided by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Harry C. Harter Post #839 and American Legion Frank Lewis Glick Post #46 both of Marshalltown. A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow the interment rites and will be held at the funeral home. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18 with the family present. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Sarasota Hospice House located at 5559 Rand Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34238. For condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com.