Stanley M. Knutson
January 14, 1925 ~ September 21, 2013
Stanley M. Knutson, age 88, of New Hampton, Iowa died Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo. Stanley Merle Knutson was born January 14, 1925 in Chickasaw County, the son of Theodore and Tina (Nelson) Knutson. He was baptized and confirmed at Jerico Lutheran Church and was a lifetime member. He attended rural schools in Chickasaw County and farmed his entire life on the family farm north of New Hampton. Stanley was united in marriage to LaVonne Bernice Phillips on December 14, 1974. LaVonne passed away in 1997. Stanley is survived by his brother John Knutson of New Hampton; his sister, Donna (Don) Jepson of Appleton, WI; his brother-in-law, Godfrey Natvig of Cresco, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; six sisters, Norma (Henry) Munson, Oriette (Clarence) Adams, Theodora Natvig, Lois (John) Davis, Colleen (Thomas) Pollock and Shirley Knutson; and one sister-in-law, Kathy Knutson.