ROCKWELL CITY – A. Eileen Bartels 92, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the Sunny Knoll Care Centre. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 21, at St. Francis Catholic Church, Rockwell City, with Fr. Brian Danner officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday at the Church, until service time. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Fonda. Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City is serving the family.
Eileen is survived by her children, Elaine Ridgely of Rockwell City, Jack (Mary Jo) Bartels of Altoona, Jean (Larry) Bockes of Cedar Falls; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Marcella Hammen of Rockwell City, and Bertha Carlson of Cherokee.