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LAWRENCE F. “WASPY” HANDLOS, 86, of Audubon (9-12-2023)


September 8th, 2023 by Jim Field

LAWRENCE F. “WASPY” HANDLOS, 86, of Audubon died Thursday, September 7, 2023 at Friendship Home in Audubon.  Mass of the Christian Burial for LAWRENCE F. “WASPY” HANDLOS will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Willey.  Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll is handling the arrangements.


Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm – 7:00  p.m. on Monday at the Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll.  A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m.  The casket will be moved to St. Mary’s Parish Hall on Tuesday morning where visitation will resume from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m.

Burial will be at 1:15 p.m. in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Carroll.  The Carroll American Legion will preform military honors.

Memorials may be directed to the Audubon Friendship Home.

Online condolences may be left at www.sharpfuneral.com.

LAWRENCE F. “WASPY” HANDLOS is survived by:

Wife:  Doris of Audubon

Children:  Brian (Patricia) Handlos of Audubon; Beth (Tim) Handlos Wahlert of Audubon; Kurt Handlos of Des Moines; Cory (Missy) Handlos of Carroll.

Sisters-in-law and Brothers-in-law: Jolene Handlos of Carroll; Doreen (Michael) Bremmer of Oregon; Diane (Gene) Heithoff of Carroll; David (Debera) Quandt of Carroll; Daryl (Kris) Quandt of Willey

7 Grandchildren

3 Great-Grandchildren

and many nieces, nephews, and other extended relatives and friends.