Darrell Lee Heuton, 82, of Carroll, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022, at his home in Carroll.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at St. John Lutheran Church in Carroll with the Rev. Cindy Johnson officiating. Music for the service will be by Jan Pottroff and Polly Eason. Casket bearers will be Ben Fink, Shawn Ausborn, Brett Foster, Corey Howlett, Nicholas Howlett and Mac Carson. Honorary casket bearers will be Darrell’s golf buddies. Burial will be at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Lidderdale.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll and from 9:30-10:15 a.m. Friday at St. John Lutheran Church.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll, and online condolences may be left for the family at www.dahnandwoodhouse.com.
Darrell was born on Jan. 23, 1940, in Carroll, Iowa, and was a son of Gilbert and Helen (Jacobs) Heuton. He grew up on his family’s farm near Lidderdale and attended Immanuel Lutheran School until the eighth grade and graduated from Carroll High School in 1959. He married Dorothy Schumacher, and to this union four children were born: Daniel, Deborah, Darlene and Doris. He owned and operated the Skelly Service Station and bulk tank wagon service in Lanesboro. Darrell moved to Gillette, Wyoming, in 1975 and was married to Mary J. Jorgensen and gained three more children: Richard, Jeffry and Julie.
He was employed by Arco Oil and Gas in Gillette and was transferred to Colorado City, Colorado, in 1982. While living in Colorado, Darrell was very proud to have worked with the Bureau of Land Management while working with Arco. Darrell retired and moved to Carroll in 2016.
He enjoyed his family and friends and loved to play golf. Darrell and Mary spent many years in Kingsland, Texas, on LBJ Lake fishing and golfing with many good Texas friends.
Darrell is survived by his wife: Mary Heuton, of Carroll; his children and their families: Daniel Heuton (Mickey) of Lanesboro, Deborah Ausborn (Alan) of Lake City, Doris Fink (Scott) of Truro, Richard Jorgensen of Ames, Jeffry Jorgensen (Cindy) of Ames, and Julie Howlett (Norman) of Beulah, Colorado; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law: Nyla Heuton of Carroll and Connie Zwick of Fort Meyers, Florida; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Gilbert and Helen Heuton; his brother: Dean Heuton; his sister: Delane Cleveland; sister-in-law Rosemary Heuton; and his daughter Darlene Holm in 2005.