Earl Connett Obituary

Earl F. Connett
Earl Connett
Earl F. Connett

October 15, 1940 - August 27, 2006
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Altoona, IA
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Earl F. Connett, 65, died Sunday, August 27, 2006 at CLC Altoona, where he resided. Per his wishes he will be cremated and graveside services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, September 9, 2006 at Powers-Warren Cemetery, Adelphi, IA.

Earl was born October 15, 1940 in Des Moines, Iowa to Earl E. and Edna A. Connett.

Earl was an exquisite story teller who loved to play practical jokes. He was an avid radio talk show fan and read scores of books on tape. At age 17, he designed and built his first home. Professionally he sold his own design of car washes and prior to retirement he worked in advertising and sales. In his younger days he loved to hunt and fish.

Earl was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Donnie C. Connett.

He is survived by his children, Lance (Jennifer) Connett of Carson, CA, Scott (Statia) Connett and Chris Connett of Orlando, FL and Jodie (Derek) Frasier of Palm Coast, FL; the mother of his children, Jackie Connett of Orlando; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, Robert (Jane) Connett and sister Jean Averill both of Des Moines.

Memorials may be directed to his family.

Earl will be greatly missed by his family and his extended family of nurses and caregivers.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.

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Service
Warren-Powers Cemetery
Adelphi, IA US
Saturday, September 9, 2006
11:00 AM