King-Lynk Funeral Home obituary – Jerry D. Honadel, 80, Fort Madison

Jerry D. Honadel, 80, of Fort Madison, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2020.

Jerry D. Honadel, 80, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 2:41 PM at the Great River Hospice House.

   He was born on June 21, 1940 in Ft. Madison to John and Alinda Lowenberg Honadel.  On September 19, 1964 he married Marcella Mason in Ft. Madison.  Jerry worked for Union Electric and retired from Alliant Energy in 1996.  He was an avid deer hunter and Iowa Hawkeye fan. He  loved being outdoors watching birds and fishing.  Jerry served in the National Guard.  His greatest love was his family, he was a very loving grandfather and Katherine and John meant the world to him.

   Survivors include his wife, Marcella Honadel of Ft. Madison; one son, Brent (Elizabeth) Honadel of Thornton, CO; two grandchildren, Katherine and John; several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother,Don and a sister in law, Carol.

    Per his wishes, cremation has been entrusted to King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory.  A graveside service will be held on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 1 PM at Sacred Heart Cemetery with Reverend Dean Graber officiating.  

   A memorial has been established for the Great River Hospice House and online condolences may be left at

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