Larry T. Havens, 72, of Steamboat Rock, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 at his home in Steamboat Rock while under the care of Iowa Hospice. A funeral service will be held on Friday, Aug. 16 at 1:30 p.m. at the Steamboat Rock Baptist Church with Pastor Bruce Baillie officiating. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Creps-Abels Funeral Home in Eldora. Burial will follow the funeral service at the Steamboat Rock Cemetery and military honors will be performed by the Steamboat Rock American Legion. Online condolences can be left at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com
Larry is survived by his wife Barbara of Steamboat Rock; children Roger (Janine) Havens, of Iowa Falls, Priscilla Havens, of Minneapolis, Minn., and Marc Havens, of Steamboat Rock; 5 grandchildren; sisters Charlotte (Les) Farago, of Afton, Minn., Janet (Terry) Folkerts, of Klemme, and brother Robert (Barbara) Havens, of Eldora; many nieces and nephews.