Jeffery Barton, 46

Aug. 7, 1974 —
June 19, 2021
CRESCO - Jeffery C. Barton, age 46, of Cresco, Iowa passed away on June 19, 2021 at his home, surrounded by his loved ones, after being involved in an accident.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 1 p.m. at Waterloo Ridge Lutheran Church. Pastor Elizabeth Hermeier will officiate. 
Friends may call on Monday, June 21, 2021 from 4-6 p.m. at Roble Funeral Home in Spring Grove, Minn. and one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
He was born on Aug. 7, 1974 in Iowa City, Iowa to Richard and Phyllis (Tollefsrud) Barton. He married Shauna Tripp on Oct. 23, 1993, and to this union, Jordan and Kyle were born. The couple later divorced. He married Dawn Nystrom on Sept. 19, 2009 at Waterloo Ridge Lutheran Church.
Jeffery enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was an avid motorcycle rider and enjoyed camping trips to northern Wisconsin and Colorado, but most of all, he enjoyed being with his family and his dog, Diesel.
He also had a passion for learning and researching new subjects and had an excellent sense of direction when they traveled. He was a strong and fearless individual.
Jeffery was an accomplished mason, learning the trade from the ground up. He was employed by Van Minsel Bros. Construction of Spring Grove and recently started working for himself, hauling.
Survivors include his wife, Dawn of Cresco; his mother, Phyllis (Don) Nelson of Chicago; his father, Richard (Hope) Barton of Rock Island, Ill.; his children, Kyle and Jordan of Cresco; stepchildren, Aaron Homeister, Alison Schrage and Adam Schrage; and his grandson, Jaxsyn. Also surviving are his sisters, Brandie of Chicago and Joy of Cresco.
He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Barbara Haugen and Mary Gilbreaith, other loved ones and his beloved pet, Diesel.

Cresco Times

Phone: 563-547-3601
Fax: 563-547-4602

Cresco TPD
214 N. Elm Street
Cresco, IA 52136

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed