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-Harold Robert Drinkall-

Harold Robert Drinkall, 84, of Columbus Junction, died Saturday, December 20, 2008 at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at 1:30 P.M. at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction.  Burial will be in the Columbus City Cemetery.  Casketbearers will be John Chapin, Geoff Chapin, Adam Chapin, Dick Grimm, Mark Huston and Terry Drinkall.  Visitation was held on December 23, 2008, at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services from 5:00 -7:00 P.M.   A memorial has been established at the funeral home in memory of Harold.  Online condolences may be left to the Drinkall family at www.lewisfuneralhomes.com

Harold was born July 11, 1924 in Columbus Junction, the son of Herman and Beulah Owens Drinkall.  On July 7, 1949, Harold was united in marriage to Dorothy McCullough in Conesville.   Harold was a member of the United Presbyterian Church, Columbus Junction, he enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening and caring for the family apple orchard.  Harold was owner and operator of Midway Auto in Columbus Junction for over 50 years.

Harold will be dearly missed by his wife, Dorothy of Columbus Junction, his daughters, Elizabeth Chapin and her husband, John of Muscatine and Karen Drinkall of Columbus Junction, two grandchildren, Geoff Chapin of Coralville and Adam Chapin and his wife, Jennifer of Muscatine, one brother, Dale Drinkall and his wife, Virginia of Muscatine and two sisters, Lorene Richardson of Chandler, Arizona and Isabelle Johnson and her husband, Howard of Fort Worth, Texas.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Elma Lenz and one brother, Ralph Drinkall