Wendell “Lonnie” Wixom, age 74 of Winfield, died Sunday October 21, 2012 at the University Hospital in Iowa City. The son of Francis and Elizabeth (Houtz) Wixom, he was born March 12, 1938. He worked most of his life as a welder in the construction business, working mainly on grain bins.
He is survived by one brother, Larry Wixom of Winfield; one half brother, Jerry Hudson of California; one sister, Jacklyn Brown of Belle Plaine, Iowa; one half sister, Sherrie Hudson of California; nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother Francis Wixom.
There will be no visitation or services.
A private family graveside service will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the Burge Cemetery in New London.
A general memorial has been established in his name.
Honts Funeral Home in Winfield is in charge of the arrangements.