MALLARD -- Willard Truog Fain, 73 years old of Mallard, passed away at Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.
Willard and his twin brother, Willis Veral, were born June 14, 1939, to Vera (Truog) Fain and Eldon Fain. Their mother, Vera, died in childbirth and the twins went to live with their aunt and uncle, Ray and Irma Hartsock and family in Mallard.
Willard graduated from Mallard High School in 1957. He attended college for a period of time and lived in Mallard the rest of his life.
He is survived by his twin brother, Willie (Leola)?Fain of Nevada, IA; sisters, Shirley Swoyer of Greenfield and Camilla Glidewell of Waterloo; brothers, Eldon (Shirley) Fain of Estherville,?Jerry (Janet) Fain of Waterloo, Larry (Sondra)?Fain of New Hampton, Kenneth (Jean)?Hartsock of Mallard, and Lowell (Joy) Hartsock of Cedar Rapids; and a whole host of nieces, nephews and friends who will dearly miss him.
Willard was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Irma Hartsock; David and Karlene Hartsock, and Arlene (Hartsock)?Schlaep-fer.
Memorial services are planned for a later date. Harris Funeral Home in Mallard is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Willis Fain, 525 Oak Lane, Nevada, IA 50201.