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“I remember Jack and Irene when we lived in Lehigh. We were neighbors, They both always had a helpful smile for everyone. We moved from the...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Linda Lou Parker Hay - Republic, MO

“Sorry we are unable to be there today. Peace and blessings to you all. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie (Kent) Haren Caruth - IA

“June, our sincere sympathies to you and your family. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Anderson - Eden Prairie, MN

“I am sorry for your loss. I remember your parents well. They used to come into my Grandparents café, the K & W. Irene used to work with me...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Shari Mitchell - Colorado Springs

“Jack was a regular in the Bakery at HyVee. I always called him Trouble, because he was so ornery =). He and I would give each other a bad time, but...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Kelly H

“Condolences to the family. Joann I'm so sorry for your loss. Your Dad was a good man! I was so fortunate to have met your Jack and his wife in...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Pratt DeRenard - CA

“Remember coffee times at Hy Vee in Fort Dodge. A quiet man . ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Elwood (Ace) Schmieder - IA

“My sincere sympathy to the family for their loss. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Karen Swanson - Dayton, IA

Kenneth "Jack" Trask, 88, of Lehigh, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 16, 2016, at the United Methodist Church in Lehigh. Pastor Alaire Willits will officiate. Burial will be at West Lawn Cemetery in Lehigh. Visitation will be Sunday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Carson – Stapp Funeral Home in Dayton. For online obituaries & condolences visit:

Kenneth Dale Trask was born on March 2, 1928, in Lehigh, Iowa, the son of Lee and Hazel (Pratt) Trask.

On October 18, 1947, Jack was united in marriage to Irene Lee in Webster City. To this union three children were born: June, Carl, and Joann.

Jack farmed in the Lehigh area for many years, retired and then worked with Lee Gripp on his farm for many years.

Jack belonged to the United Methodist Church in Lehigh. He loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting, coffee with friends, and car rides with his co-pilot and best pal Angel.

Survivors include three children, June (Ruth) Trask of Bloomington, Minnesota, Carl (Helen) Trask of Savannah, Georgia, and Joann (Elvin) Klein of Dayton, Iowa; four grandchildren: Shari Goldhill and her children: Madison, Cole, and Zoey; Jeremy (Kelli) Trask and their children: Kendell and Braden; Suzanne (Robert) Stender; Matthew (Jolene) Klein and their children: Tyler, Jacob, Kaylene, Allen, Kaleb, and Karter; two sisters, Genevieve Hoover and Myra (Kenny) Magneson; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Irene Trask on May 4, 2011, and grandson, Daniel Klein.