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“Hi, Jody and families. I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. I know he will be missed. you have my prayers. love your other mother from School...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Hay - Republic, MO - Friend

“So glad we bumped into him Labor Day weekend! Will miss his hugs! <3 ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Tina Twito - Burnside, IA

“To Cindy, Angie and Jodie. I'm sending you all my most heartfelt condolences on the passing of your dad. He was a longtime friend of our entire...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Sharon Smith Schilling - IA

“Loved your Dad Angie and family!!! Always a joy to see him and your mom around Lehigh and in our office. I know they loved you so much!!! ...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Judy Cassen - Humboldt, IA

“Our memory is of Dick & Phil walking past my Mom's house, hand in hand talking to each other. If you were out side they would yell hello. That...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Frankie & Jim West - Dayton, IA

“Great person, great family and always remember the white shoes! He will be missed. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Paul Conley - Dublin, GA - Friend

“Many years ago "Mr. Heslop" and I played the occasional round of golf. After that when we would run into each other somewhere we would talk and laugh...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Susanne Hindman - KS

“Always good for a laugh, and a good guy. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Richard Nemechek - Dayton, IA

“Always good for a laugh, and a good guy. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Richard Nemechek - Dayton, IA

Dick Heslop, 83, of Lehigh, Iowa, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018, at Southfield Wellness Community in Webster City.

A celebration of his life will be held 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 29, 2018, at the Lehigh United Methodist Church. Pastor Beth Morgan will officiate. Military Rites will be conducted by the V.F.W. Post #1856. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at the Church. Burial will be at Hartman Cemetery, rural Lehigh at a later date. For online obituaries & condolences visit:

Richard Wayne Heslop was born on February 27, 1935, in Iowa City, Iowa, the son of Edward and Nancy (Potter) Heslop.

Dick graduated from Lehigh High School and then enlisted in the United States Navy, serving his Country during the Korean War. He later attended Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge.

On August 17, 1958, Dick was united in marriage to Phyllis Lorraine Dosland in Lehigh, Iowa. To this union three daughters were born: Cindy, Angie, and Jody.

Dick was employed by Dickey Clay in Lehigh and later worked as a cement truck driver for American Concrete. He belonged to the United Methodist Church in Lehigh.

Survivors include three daughters, Cindy (Mike) O'Hearn of Northboro, Iowa, Angie (Dwight) Wedemeyer of Fort Dodge, Iowa, and Jody (Kirk) Klaver of Webster City, Iowa; 11 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; one brother, Jim (Darlene) Heslop of Hope, Indiana; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Phyllis Heslop on May 24, 2013, and siblings, Ida Davidson, William "Bud" Heslop, Dolores "Peck" Spurlin, Edward "Boy" Heslop, Donald "Mick" Heslop, Joyce Murray, Frances Summers, Genese Hanus, Letha Elsberry, and Cecil and Ione who both died in infancy.

Memorials may be directed to: Unity Point Hospice, 214 S. 25th Street, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.