EUGENE “GENE” WESTPHAL, 89, of Fontanelle (Svcs. 4/12/13)


April 9th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

EUGENE “GENE” WESTPHAL, 89, of Fontanelle, died Tue., April 9th, at the Good Samaritan Society in Fontanelle. Celebration of Life  services for GENE WESTPHAL will be held 1:30-p.m. Fri., April 12th, at the St. John’s Catholic Church in Greenfield. Steen Funeral Home in Fontanelle has the arrangements.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 11th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Steen Funeral Home in Fontanelle with the family greeting friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday evening. Online condolences may be left to the family at

Memorials may be directed to the Eugene Westphal memorial fund to be established by the family at a later date.

Burial will be in the Fontanelle Cemetery. Full Military Graveside Rites will be held by the Fontanelle American Legion Carlson Post No. 247. A luncheon will follow the burial at the church.

EUGENE WESTPHAL is survived by:

His son – Larry Westphal of Fontanelle.

His daughter – Mary Rink and husband Ron of Fontanelle

1 granddaughter, a great granddaughter, other relatives and friends.