Roy Robert Gommels, age 84, passed away peacefully on January 15, 2013. He was born in Manson, Iowa area to Ed and Pearl Freisner Gommels. He served in the US Navy 4 years during the Korean Conflict.

He is survived by his wife, Jo Tull Gommels and three children: One Daughter, Carol Jo Gommels Butz of Las Vegas, NV and two sons, Glen Weeks of Monticello MS and Russ Allen Weeks of St. Cloud MN. He also leaves three sisters and one brother: Grace Bilstad of Callender Ia, Joyce Ness of Bedford TX and Shirley Brown Riceville IA and Darrel Gommels of Cedar Rapids IA. Plus seven grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Ed and Pearl Freisner Gommels, three brothers Dale Edward, Glenn Eldon and Merle John and one sister, Donna Jean Gommels Gottschalk.

Memorial Services will be held at 11 am with visitation at 10 am on June 6, 2013 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Fort Dodge, Iowa. Burial will be at the Rose Hill Cemetery in Manson, Iowa.