MADISON — Verlin Prostrollo died Wed., June 26, 2013, at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m., Saturday with the Rev. Mary Lee Lint officiating. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, Howard by Willoughby Funeral Home of Howard. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Verlin Prostrollo was born Nov. 2, 1923, in Ree Heights to Pasciel and Mary (Patzke) Prostrollo.
He worked in the oil and propane business and farmed in the Fedora area.
He married Dorothy Stevens on Jan. 31, 1948, at Luverne, Minn. He later owned the Sheldon Bowling Lanes. In the 1980’s he worked on putting in rural water systems with his son. In 1984 he began working for Prostrollo Motors. He then retired and specialized in buying and remodeling homes in Howard.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his step-mother, Grace; one son, Jack; and three brothers, Donovan, Warren and Jerry.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of Madison; three sons, Verlin, Jr. (Beth) of Hartford, Ron and Leon of Sheldon, Iowa; one daughter, Susan (Kelly) Philiph of Archer, Iowa; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Lenore Ostrander of Madison and Patsy (Darrell) Schultz of Sioux Falls.
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