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Porter Funeral Home
Tuesday March 15th, 2022
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

Porter Funeral Home
Tuesday March 15th, 2022
1:00pm

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Lyle Gene Ranschau

Rock Valley, IA: Lyle Gene Ranschau, 61, of Rock Valley, Iowa, died Thursday, March 10, 2022, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 15, at 1:00 PM at Porter Funeral Home of Rock Valley with Pastor Jim Sweers officiating. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery of Rock Valley. Visitation, with the family present, will be held prior to the funeral from 12:00-1:00 PM at the funeral home.

 

   Lyle Gene Ranschau, son of Richard and Beverly Jane (Lawrence) Ranschau, was born June 22, 1960, at Sioux Center, Iowa. Lyle grew up on the family farm near Rock Valley, Iowa and was a graduate of Rock Valley High School. Lyle loved life on the farm. He was an ambitious, hard-worker. Whether he was working with livestock, power washing, or doing whatever else needed to be done, Lyle never stood still. He also loved his family and for many years he took good care of his mother. Lyle also enjoyed fishing and video games.

 

   Lyle is survived by his two daughters, Rita (Cory) Nagel of George, Iowa, and Tonia Ranschau of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; seven grandchildren, Ethan Ranschau, Will Nagel, Wesley Nagel, Traci Ranschau, Ally Gardner, Alexis Gardner, and Rose Ballinger; two great-grandchildren, Walker and Charlotte; and two brothers, Les (Mary) Ranschau of Rock Valley, and Doug (Melanie) Ranschau of Sioux Center, Iowa.

 

   He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Jane Ranschau.   


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Bob Ranschau Mar 15 2022 9:24 PM

We're so sorry for your loss our condolences to Doug, Mel &the Ranschau Family

Steve & Jer Strong Mar 15 2022 8:00 PM

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Steve & Jeri Strong Mar 15 2022 7:55 PM

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Christine Ranschau Mar 15 2022 12:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lyle Ranschau

Craig DeRuyter Mar 15 2022 11:50 AM

Prayers of peace n comfort to the family. We will miss him dearly.
Love, Aric, Krista, Brooke, Isaac, Easton

Krista Renken Mar 15 2022 9:58 AM

Prayers of peace n comfort. We will miss him.
Aric,Krista, Brooke, Isaac, Easton

Krista Renken Mar 15 2022 9:56 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lyle Ranschau

Krista Renken Mar 15 2022 9:55 AM

Our thoughts & prayers go out to the whole family.So sorry for your loss.Lyle always had a smile on his face whenever you met him. Lyle was a hard worker.i remember Lyle playing the slot machines in Hudson,S.D. wishing that he would hit the big one someday.Prayers go out to his Two daughters Rita Nagel & Tania Ranschau and his grandchildren & his great grandchildren.May God wrap his arms around you and give you peace and comfort.

Cindy & Casey Havelaar Mar 15 2022 9:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lyle Ranschau

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