Harold D. Lodge, 86, passed away Wednesday March 6, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.
Harold was born on December 5, 1926, in Cedar County, Iowa the son of John Max and Mary (Arnold) Lodge and grew up on the family farm.
After serving in the US Army during WWII, Harold farmed for many years. Harold was a graduate of West Branch High School in 1944. On September 16, 1956, he was united in marriage to the former Margaret Jacobsen in West Branch.
He is survived by Margaret his wife of 56 years; daughters, Janine (Mark) Sears of Tijeras, NM; Lori (Steve) Hefflefinger of Corning; and Diane (Jim) Paige of Adel; six grandchildren, Megan (Jason) Mitchell, Jason Hefflefinger, Benjamin Sears, Austin Paige, Jacob Paige and Erica Paige.
A private family graveside service will be held. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com . Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice in Harold’s name.
Harold LodgeThursday, March 14, 2013