Andy Emil Lightfoot (1935 - 2016)


AURORA – Andy Emil Lightfoot, 80, entered into his eternal rest on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at his home in Aurora. He was born Sept. 26, 1935 at Dubuque, Iowa the son of William Otto Lightfoot and Irene Block Lightfoot. Andy served his country in the Korean Conflict until his honorable discharge.
Andy was united in marriage to Shirley Janet Cooke on July 13, 1957 at Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Preceding him in death were his parents, his wife Shirley, one son Melvin, one grandchild, four sisters and three brothers.
Survivors include his seven children: Janet (Leonard) Green of Hazleton; John Pease of Oelwein; Andy Jr. (Doreen) of Lamont; Merle "Sue"(Keith) Chrs of Glenville, MN; Dwane (Ann) Lightfoot of Oelwein; Michael Lightfoot of Aurora; Dianna (Keith) Reuscher of Aurora; nineteen grandchildren; nine great grandchildren including: Sacarrie (Princess) and Lakota; one brother Floyd "Pete" Lightfoot of Casper, Wyo.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at the Fawcett Funeral Home in Winthrop with Pastor John Sheda officiating. Interment will be in Floral Hills Cemetery near Hazleton, Iowa. Friends may call at the funeral Home on Wednesday from Noon until service time.
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Fawcetts Funeral Home
254 Jackson St
Winthrop, IA 50682
(319) 935-3327
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Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Apr. 12 to Apr. 23, 2016
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