Lynn J Poling, age 65 of Boone, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, March 27th at his home.
Lynn was born on February 5th, 1955, in Marshalltown, he was the eldest of four children born to Larry and Lois (Speer) Poling. He was raised in State Center and graduated from West Marshall High School in 1974. Following graduation, Lynn attended Marshalltown Community College where he earned his degree and then transferred to the University of Northern Iowa. After college, Lynn moved to Texas where he resided until moving back to Iowa in 2008.
Left to cherish his memory is his mother, Lois Poling of State Center, his brother, Lance (Mandee) Poling of Marble Falls, Texas, his sisters, Linda Gibbs and LuAnn (Dennis) Clatt of Colo, Iowa. Nieces and nephews, Ashley (Bill) Cran, Brittany (Kasey Jones) Gibbs, Tanner (Rylie Schlepp) Clatt, Jacob Clatt, Lance Poling, Lexi Poling and Taylor Poling. Great nieces and nephews, Brooklyn Cran, Will Cran, Brady Jones and Hadley Jones. As well as his good friend, April Larson.
In death, he rejoined his father, Larry Poling, an infant brother, Gary, his grandparents,
Beatrice Speer, Errol Speer and Kenneth and Cleo Poling. As well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Cremation rites will be accorded and no public services will be held at this time. A graveside service will be held at a later date. For condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Lynn and his family.