Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Share This Obituary

Memories & Candles

“We are very sorry to hear of the death of your son & brother. Know that your entire family is in our prayers. ”
1 of 1 | Posted by: Bill & Fran Lawson - Friend

Colorado Springs – Galen E. Hildreth 69, formerly of Rockwell City, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, November 9, 2017 at his home. Services will be at a later date. Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City is in charge of arrangements.
Galen is survived by his daughter Holly Stein of Arizona; 3 grandchildren; his mother Doris Hildreth of Rockwell City; twin brother Gilbert Hildreth of Rockwell City; brother Craig (Julie) Hildreth of Lytton; sisters, Cheryl (James) Johnson of Sac City, and Joy (Kevin) Monahan of Rockwell City; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his daughter Emily Brooks; and his father Eugene Hildreth.
Galen Eugene Hildreth was born May 27, 1948 at Lake City, Iowa. He graduated from Rockwell City High School, with the Class of 1966. He attended Iowa Central Community College and graduated from Mankato State University with a business administration degree. Following his education, Galen moved to Colorado where he worked construction for most of his life until his retirement.

Funeral Home
Palmer & Swank Funeral Home
528 Main St Rockwell City, IA 50579
Tel. (712) 297-7541