MERLIN “BUTCH” VONESH, 78, of Audubon (Svcs 1-25-12)


January 23rd, 2012 by Ric Hanson

MERLIN “BUTCH” VONESH, 78, of Audubon, died Sat., Jan. 21st, at the Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Funeral services for MERLIN “BUTCH” VONESH will be held 10-a.m. Wed., Jan. 25th, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Audubon. Kessler Funeral Home in Audubon has the arrangements.

Friends may call at the funeral home, where family visitation is at 6-p.m Tue., Jan. 24th.

Burial will be in the Exira Cemetery.

“BUTCH” VONESH is survived by:

His wife – Sharon, of Audubon.

His children – Alan Poulsen, of Audubon; Roger (Michelle) Poulsen, of Atlantic; Mary Maier & her significant other, Dave Andersen & Barbara (Chris) Danner, all of Templeton.

His sister – Margaret Stoberl, of Audubon.

7 grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild, his in-laws, other relatives, and friends.