LeRoy John Bentler, 87, of Houghton, Iowa died at 12:20 am Sunday, January 20, 2013 at the Henry County Health Center, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
A Rosary will be recited at 3:00 pm Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at the St. John’s Catholic Church, Houghton, Iowa. The family will greet friends from 5:00 – 7:00 pm Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at the church where a Christian Wake Service will be held at 7:00 pm Tuesday evening. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at the St. John’s Catholic Church, Houghton, Iowa with Reverend Gary Beckman, as Celebrant. Burial will be at the St. John’s Cemetery, Houghton, Iowa with full military rites. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established for Camp Courageous, of Monticello, Iowa.