Connor James McCrary, 16

Connor James McCrary, 16, of Montour, Iowa, passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018, during a tragic car accident.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. at the East Marshall High School on Saturday, February 10, 2018. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 9, 2018, also at the school. Memorials may be directed to the family to be designated at a later date. For condolences or questions please visit: www.mitchellfh.com. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Connor and his family. Phone 641-844-1234.

Connor James McCrary was born on November 29, 2001, in Des Moines, Iowa; he is the son of Sandra (Gooding) and Darcy Rasmussen and Michael McCrary. Connor attended school at the East Marshall Community School District, where he was involved in band, choir, cross country, large group speech, individual speech, trap shooting, plays and musicals. He worked at McNally’s Grocery Store and Hy-Vee in Grinnell, Iowa. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking, trap shooting, running, biking, riding the four wheeler, home remodeling and working on the farm (especially driving the skid loader).

Left to cherish his memory are his parents, Sandra and Darcy Rasmussen (Mother and Step-Father), of Montour, Iowa and Michael McCrary (Father), of Unionville, Iowa; sister, Megan McCrary, and brother, Brennen Rasmussen; grandparents: Robert Gooding, of Marshalltown; Mac and June McCrary, of Marshalltown; Evelyn Rasmussen, of Aplington; aunts and uncles: Carol (Gooding) Bristley, of Ft. Scott, KS; David Gooding (Glenn), of Marshalltown; Cathy Gooding, of Marshalltown; Christy (Gooding) Mettler (George), of Newton; Kim (Rasmussen) Junker (Ted), of New Hartford; Tracy Rasmussen (Kathy), of Evansdale; cousins: Katie Bristley, Ben Bristley, Lacey Gooding, Parker Gooding, Preston Gooding, Trevor Gooding, Troy Gooding, Nichole Triplett, Madison Gooding, Morgan Mettler, Paige Mettler, Greg Mettler, Nolan Junker, Isaac Rasmussen, Ian Rasmussen, Olivia Rasmussen, Brittany (Wright) Davis and his animal companions, Drago and Xena, Great Pyrenees Dogs, Jake, a Black Lab, Dorian the Rooster and His Chicks and 10 Barn Cats.

In death Connor joins Nancy Gooding (Maternal Aunt), Pamela (McCrary) Wright (Paternal Aunt), and Harriet Gooding (Maternal Grandmother).