Youngblut_Agnes_webAgnes Anna Youngblut, 89, formerly of La Porte City, died Monday, June 2, 2014, at Rosewood Estates.
She was born October 27, 1924, in Luxemburg, daughter of John H. and Rosalia Brunsman Meier. She married Earl F. Youngblut on May 27, 1947, in Eagle Center. He died Sunday, June 1, 2014.
She was a homemaker and member of St. Catherine’s Guild at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel, Eagle Center. Agnes was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother and an avid gardener.
She is survived by two sons, Leonard Youngblut of Buckingham and Harold (Amy) Youngblut of Waterloo; seven daughters, Teresa (Jim) Schmitz of Jesup, Rita (Craig) Rogers of Derby; Mary Wilson of Orlando, FL, Nancy Newton of Winter Park, FL, Marlys (Ted) Baebenroth of Minneapolis, MN, Lisa (Mark) Althof of Dysart and Anita (Rick Scholz) Youngblut of Denver, CO; a daughter-in-law, Donna Youngblut of Buckingham; 38 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Marie Rottinghaus of Waterloo, Clara Guynn of La Porte City and Anna Bussman of Racine, MN, a sister-in-law, Dorothy Meier of La Porte City.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Peter and Eric Youngblut; a daughter, Earlene McKenna; two sons-in-law, Bill McKenna and Joel Newton; three brothers, Victor (Pearl), Edward (Marie) and Othmar Meier.
Services will be 10:30 A.M. Saturday, June 7, at St. Edward Catholic Church, Waterloo, with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Eagle Center. Public visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Friday at St. Edward Catholic Church, where there will be a 4 p.m. rosary. Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on South Street is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers and gifts: Memorials may be made to Cedar Valley Hospice, Bosco System or St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church.