SOMERS — Gordon D. “Gus” Erritt 79, passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society in Manson. Funeral services will be 6:00 p.m. Friday, March 2, at the Prairie Valley Elementary School, north of Farnhamville, with Rev. Dwaine Simonsen officiating. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City, with a Masonic Rite Service at 7:00 p.m. Private family burial of casket will be at the Cedar Township Cemetery, Rinard.

Gus is survived by his wife Joyce; son Jeff (Dess) Erritt of Somers; daughter Teresa (Adam) Dickinson of Webster City; 9 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brother John (Carole) Erritt of Somers; and sister Janet (Daniel) Bird of Somers.