Laurel Phipps, 97

Laurel Phipps, 97, a military veteran of “The Greatest Generation” passed away, Saturday, evening, July 28, 2018, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown, Iowa surrounded by his family.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 2, 2018, at St Henry Catholic Church. Visitation will be on Wednesday, August, 1, 2018, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Military Honors will be provided by the combined VFW/American Legion Honor Guard. Memorials may be directed to VFW Post # 839. For condolences or questions please visit: or call 641-844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Laurel and his family.