Virgil Claude Hamilton
July 16, 2017


Virgil Claude Hamilton, 88, passed away on July 4, 2017 in Iowa. He was born on May 5, 1929 in Lincoln, Iowa, to the late Claude T. and Rosa Leona (Boss) Hamilton. He was the loving husband of Carrie Ann (Gutknecht) Hamilton.

He was preceded in death by parents; siblings, Alvin Hamilton, Glenn Hamilton, Robert Hamilton and Arlene Gillis; daughter-in-law, Rozi Hamilton.

He is survived by his wife, Carrie of Rogers; sons, David Hamilton of Iowa, Craig Hamilton (Nancy) of Iowa, James Hamilton (Patricia) of Missouri; daughter, Mary Miller (Gordon) of Iowa; step-children, Chad Abel (Michelle) of Florida, Chris Holmes (April) of Rogers and Crystal Redenius (Andy) of Iowa; 16 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild and sister, Irma Wolfe of South Carolina.

Visitation was held on Friday, July 7, 2017 from 5 until 7 at Rollins Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services were held on Saturday, 11 a.m. at the Grace Lutheran Church, Lowell. Burial followed at Benton County Memorial Park.


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