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Darrel Rae Walton

January 21, 1945 - October 1, 2017
From: Everly, IA
Darrel Rae Walton

Darrel Rae Walton

Born: January 21, 1945
Died: October 1, 2017
Age: 72

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Darrel Rae Walton, the son of Boyd and Edna (Allen) Walton, was born January 21, 1945 in Everly, Iowa.  His childhood years were spent in Everly, where he received his education, graduating from Everly High School in 1962.  After his schooling, he worked in Spencer, Iowa at Globe Machinery.  He later entered the military and served with the U.S. Army in Germany from 1965 until his honorable discharge in 1967. 

     Darrel married Cheryl Bonar on March 20, 1966 in Everly, Iowa.  After their marriage, they lived in Everly, where he worked as a self-employed electrician for 35 years until he was forced to retire following injuries received in a car accident in 2001.  Darrel and Cheryl also owned and operated the Outcast and C&D Coffee Shop for 20 years.  He enjoyed golf in his spare time along with spending time with family and friends.

     He passed away at the Avera Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at the age of 72.  Darrel was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Cheryl in 2006; one son, Michael E. Walton; granddaughter, Michaela Olson and two brothers: Ronnie and Larry Walton.

     Darrel is survived by his daughter, Robin and her husband, DuWayne Olson of St. Michael, MN; two grandchildren: Johnathon and Cassandra Olson; two sisters: Sharon (Ken) Sawyer of Humboldt, IA and Judy (Don) Bailey of Pomeroy, IA; other relatives and many friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Warner Funeral Home in Everly.
Al Grigg
Lee Burns
Mike Kleve
Chuck Pemble
Matt Saboe
Mike Scharnberg
Chad Walton
Will begin at 4:00 P.M., Friday with the family present from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Warner Funeral Home in Everly.
"In The Garden"
"The Old Rugged Cross"
By Gary Klett
Organist, Cynthia Knapp
Lone Tree Cemetery
Everly, Iowa

Graveside Military Rites
American Legion
Everett Boyles Jr. Post 414
Everly, Iowa


Monday, October 9, 2017 at 8:20 AM
“I was so sorry to learn of Darrel's passing. I have such fond memories of the fun we had during our high school days. He was "Smiley" to us, driving his beautiful '57 Chevy. My sympathy to the family. ”
- Jeannette Hughes Meyer
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 12:14 PM
“All my thoughts and prayers ”
- Karen Sackville (morbidity)
Monday, October 2, 2017 at 4:51 PM
“May you, as a family, find comfort in loving memories during this time of sorrow. We loved him as a brother and will miss him.”
- Mike & Jan Kleve
Monday, October 2, 2017 at 4:51 PM
“My sympathies to the Walton family I grew up with all of them and Darrel will be missed. A good man
- Dennis Woolery
Monday, October 2, 2017 at 4:51 PM
“Very sorry for your loss, Robin. We will miss your father. TAKE care. And God bless.”
- Lee and Carol Boltjed
Monday, October 2, 2017 at 11:25 AM
“Our prayers and thoughts to Darrel's family - May God wrap you in his arms during this time.”
- Becky Fear-Hatting
Monday, October 2, 2017 at 11:25 AM
“Sorry to hear of Darrels passing. Family is in our thoughts and prayers.”
- Jim & Lynda Wilcox
Monday, October 2, 2017 at 11:25 AM
“Robin- My Prayers and Thoughts are with you at this time of your Loss. Darrel was always upbeat and a pleasure to talk to. He will be missed.
Dave Johnson”
- Dave Johnson LPL Financial Services
Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 6:04 PM
“My prayers and thoughts are with the family. ”
- Rhonda Meyer
Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1:53 PM
“My sympathy to the family ”
- Deb Wilcox
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