Warren Glenn Feller, 88, of Grundy Center, Iowa, died Sunday, January 17, 2010, at Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center, Iowa. Funeral Services will be 10:30 AM Thursday, January 21, 2010, at the United Methodist Church in Grundy Center, Iowa, with Pastor Matt Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Grundy Center. Visitation will be on Wednesday January 20, 2010 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the Engelkes Abels Funeral Home in Grundy Center. Memorials may be directed to the United Methodist Church, the Kling Memorial Library, and the Grundy County Memorial Hospital. To view the complete obituary or to send messages of condolence, please visit our website at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com.
Warren was born April 2, 1921 in Dubuque, Iowa the son of LeRoy and Gladys (Jones) Feller. He was raised in Dubuque, Iowa and graduated from Dubuque Senior High School in 1939. Warren served his country proudly in the United States Army from February 1943 to November 1945. On February 11, 1946 he was united in marriage to Lois Marie Luchsinger. The couple made their home in Grundy Center for 63 years where they owned and operated Feller's Variety Store retiring in 1985. Warren was a life long member of the Grundy Center United Methodist Church serving on various committees including Sunday School Superintendent. He was a past board member of The Grundy Center City Council, The Grundy Center School Board, Grundy National Bank, The Grundy Center Chamber of Commerce, where he served as the first president and past president and board member of VSC.
Survivors include his two daughters: Beth Thompson of Reinbeck, Iowa, and Pat Kooiker of Marengo, Iowa, and a son: Larry Feller of Marion, Iowa; Beth's friend Les Burns of Hudson, Iowa; 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren: two sister-in-laws; Adele Feller of Dubuque, Iowa and Grace Feller of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He was preceded in death by his wife: Lois on July 7, 2009; son-in-law: Lyle Kooiker; two brothers: John W. Feller and Wallace Feller.