Gordon L. Enewold, age 73, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, passed away February 28, 2013, while on a snowmobile trip in Utah.
He was born March 14, 1939, in Council Bluffs to the late Arthur N. and Florence G. (Gilchrist) Enewold. He graduated from Emerson High School and served in the United States Navy. He was a member of the Southwest Iowa Snowscooters and rode with the S&W Adventure Riders of Colorado. He will be remembered as a life long, award winning farmer and snowmobile rider.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his niece, Sheryl K. Johnson; brothers-in-law, Henry Johnson and James England; sister-in-law, Charlene England.
Gordon is survived by his wife, Lynette, to whom he was married on August 7, 1971; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Susan Enewold; daughter and son-in-law, Theresa and Eric Vacanti; grandchildren, Samantha Enewold and Dustin Enewold; sister, Jacqueline Johnson; niece, Christine Bostrom and her husband, James; sister-in-law, Lois England; a host of other family and friends.
Visitation will be Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. Funeral service is Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., also at the funeral home. Joe Harder, officiating. Interment is in the St. Paul's Evangelical Country Church Cemetery at Dumfries. Memorials are suggested to the Muscular Dystrophy Association or to St. Paul's for their sound system.
This obituary was originally published in The Daily Nonpareil.