April 4, 1949 – January 29, 2014
Stanley Roy “Rick” Bennethum, 64, left this world to be with our Lord on Wednesday evening, January 29, 2014, after a battle with cancer. He was surrounded by loved ones. In agreement with his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A celebration of Rick’s life will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, February 3, 2014 at Iles Sundberg-Kirkpatrick Chapel in Madrid. A private committal service will be held at a later date.
Rick was born on April 4, 1949, in Des Moines, Iowa to Fred and Marjorie (Blakley) Bennethum. He was united in marriage to Lisa Joan Gregerson and they made their home in Woodward. Rick retired from John Deere Company. He enjoyed fishing and loved spending time with all of his family.
He is survived and lovingly remembered by his wife, Lisa Bennethum; three sons, Fred (Shannon), Brandon (Tiffany) and Steven (Rachelle), four daughters, Rikki Ann, Mary (Matt) Dillon, April (Nathan) Jungck and Dorothy; two brothers, Fred “Rocky” (Sue) and Dale “Rusty”; and one sister, Pamela (Doug) Smith; several grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Rick was preceded into eternal life by his parents; and one brother, Rowdy; and two sons, John and Addam.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to be designated later.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES SUNDBERG/KIRKPATRICK CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Sundberg- Kirkpatrick Chapel 202 S. Market Street Madrid, IA 50156 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com