Mr. Gary Demmel, spouse of Rev. Darline Balm-Demmel, passed away on Thursday, June 17, 2010.
A Service of Remembrance was held on Monday, June 21 at St. Timothys United Methodist Church, Cedar Falls, IA.
Rev. Balm-Demmel served at Sherrill-East Dubuque; as Sioux City District Superintendent and as Assistant to the Bishop. She retired in 2004.
Survivors include his wife, Rev. Balm-Demmel of Cedar Falls, IA; son, Matthew Demmel of Union, IA; daughter, Tanya Demmel of Tipton, IA; stepchildren: Stephen Balm of Spirit Lake, IA; Jonathan Balm of Brooklyn, IA; Brian Balm of Omaha, NE and Michelle Balm of Jesup, IA.
Memorials may be sent to St. Timothys United Methodist Church, Cedar Valley Hospice, the American Cancer Society or the American Lung Association of Iowa.
Bishop Trimble and the Cabinet – June 22, 2010