John Lewis Creswell
1940 - 2020
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John Lewis Creswell

New Braunfels - FEBRUARY 21, 1940 - OCTOBER 9, 2020

John L Creswell, age 80 of New Braunfels, died on October 9, 2020. He was born on February 21, 1940 in Muscatine, Iowa, to John Stanley Creswell and Emma Mildred Creswell. He married Dorothy A. Mefford, August 28, 1965 in Wapello, Iowa. He is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy Creswell of New Braunfels, TX, sister-in-law Patricia Morrison, niece Theresa Kitterman (Kerry); and nephew William Morrison (Jodi). He was preceded in death by his father John Stanley Creswell, his mother Emma Mildred Creswell, brother-in-law Robert Morrison and nephew Joseph Morrison. He received a Doctorate in Agricultural Education from Iowa State University. His professional career was with the Iowa Army Ammunition Plant and Iowa State University Extension Service. Arrangements by Zoeller Funeral Home, New Braunfels, TX.

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Published in the Des Moines Register from Oct. 13 to Oct. 18, 2020.
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October 20, 2020
So sorry for your loss, Dorothy! I miss you guys and I always enjoyed cutting your hair and our time together-great conversations and both of you being just great people! I hope you are doing ok! Sending love and hugs from Ankeny!
Shelley Starr
October 13, 2020
Dorthy and family: We are saddened by the passing of John. He was such an enjoyable man to talk to at NARFE events. We wish you God's strength in this difficult time. Mickey & Darlene Hall, Schertz,TX
Myron (Mickey) & Darlene Hall
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