From the Muscatine Iowa Journal Aug. 12, 2005
W. Scott Lingafelter
ALEDO, Ill. - W. Scott Lingafelter, 92, Aledo, died Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2005, at Mercer County Nursing Home, Aledo.
The Rev. John Thieryoung will officiate the services. Burial will be at the New Boston Cemetery
A memorial fund has been established at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left for the Lingafelter family at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com
Mr. Lingafelter was born April 8, 1913, in New Boston Township, Ill., the son of Wilburn and Ellen Welch Lingafelter. He married Reva C. Figg on Feb. 28, 1938, in Aledo.
He attended the Keithsburg schools.
He farmed all of his life in the New Boston area, retiring in 1989.
He was a member of St. Catherine's Catholic Church, Aledo, and the AARP. He was a former member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Keithsburg, Ill., and the Mercer County Farm Bureau.
He enjoyed fishing in Minnesota, woodworking and tinkering with mechanical objects.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Carol Ann Mosier and husband Jerry of Davenport; five grandchildren and their spouses, Angela and Dave Keeney of Blue Grass, Scott and Lisa Mosier and Cara and Jarrett Morgan, all of Walcott, Joseph and Michelle Mosier of Urbandale and Michael Mosier of Davenport; four great-grandchildren, Meghan, Charli, Lauren and Garrett; a sister, Olive Stallings of Aledo; and a brother, Don Lingafelter of Aledo.
He was preceded in death by parents, two sisters and three brothers