Richard H. Balk, age 79, of Lawler, Iowa, passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer, on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at his home with his family by his side.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Church in Lawler, Iowa, with Father Kyle Digmann celebrating the mass. Burial will be in St. Rose Cemetery rural Waucoma, Iowa. Patrick Balk, Brent Balk, Kyle Balk, Harvey Zweibohmer, Alan Zweibohmer, and Herbie Zweibohmer will serve as casket bearers.
Visitation will be held 3:00-7:00 PM onTuesday, September19, 2017 at Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Church in Lawler with a Rosary at 2:45 PM and a Scriptural Wake Service at 7:00 PM. Visitation will continue one hour prior to mass the day of the service at the church. Online condolences for Richard’s family may be left at www.conway-markhamfh.com. Memorials may be directed to the family. Military rites by Lawler Color Guard.