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Bruce Stone

February 21, 1958 ~ August 5, 2021 (age 63)


Bruce Stone, age 63, of Marathon, Iowa died August 5, 2021, at the Pleasant View Home in Albert City, Iowa.

Funeral services will take place Saturday, August 14, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Marathon Community Center in Marathon. Burial will be in the Poland Township Cemetery. Visitation will take place Friday, August 13, 2021 from 5-8:00 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids is in charge of the arrangements. 

Bruce L. Stone was born February 21, 1958, in Marathon, Iowa to Gordon and Betty (Wittrock) Stone.

Bruce went to school in Marathon, Iowa and graduated from high school in 1976. He went on to Iowa State University where he graduated with a degree in Agricultural Engineering in 1980.

Bruce married Laurie Dornsbach on March 4, 1989, at the Methodist Church in Marathon, Iowa. They were blessed with two children: Brian and Heather Jo.

He was a part of the Township Trustee in the Poland Township, Library Board Member, and Marathon to Marathon Treasurer. Bruce enjoyed traveling, playing games with his grandkids, watching movies, and spending time and farming with his father, Gordon.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife, Laurie Stone of Marathon Iowa; children: Brian (Amanda) Dornsbach of Grimes, Iowa; Heather Jo (Broox) Czarnecki of Virginia Beach, Virginia; father, Gordon Stone of Marathon, Iowa; sisters: Deb (Dave) Howdle of Altoona, Iowa; Sandra Stone of Pleasant Hill, Iowa; grandchildren: Sawyer, Alacrity, and Finnigan Czarnecki; Montana, Jackson, Aspen, and Autumn Dornsbach.

Bruce is preceded in death by his mother, Betty Stone.

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 Service Program


August 13, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sliefert Funeral Home Sioux Rapids
708 Thomas St.
Sioux Rapids, IA 50535

Funeral Service
August 14, 2021

10:00 AM
Marathon Community Center
306 W. Attica Street
Marathon, IA 50565

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