Hamilton County


Harley Luverne Dingman




Harley Luverne Dingman was born June 23, 1918 to Albert Austin and Martha Harriet Lacy Dingman. He died Feb. 7, 1986 and is buried in Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, IA.

Harley served with the U.S. Army in World War II in the European theater.

His Obituary:

Harley Dingman, 67, of Webster City, died Friday morning at his home. He had been in failing health for the past year.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Foster Funeral Home. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery.

Harley Luverne Dingman, son of Albert and Martha Lacy Dingman, was born June 23, 1918 at Webster City. He graduated from Lincoln High school in 1936, and was engaged in body and fender repair at the Ford garage. He served in the U.S. Army from Jan. 1942 through Oct. 1945, with the majority of his duty served in the European theater.

On June 30, 1943, he married Wanda Smith at Bethany, Mo. He was employed with his father and working for McCoskey, Madole and Jiffy Plumbing. He was self-employed from 1975-1985, when he retired.

He is survived by his wife, three sons and one daughter-in-law, Mike and Carlene, Blaine, and Kevin, all of Webster City; four grandchildren, Chad, Staci and Anne Dingman, and Amy Vannoni; and one brother, Richard of Webster City.

He was preceded by his parents and one sister who died as an infant.

He was a member of the Westside Church of Christ, and the former Drum and Bugle Corps.

~Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - Feb. 10, 1986

Source: ancestry.com