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“I recently lost my mother on June 12, 2012. While home last week for her belated memorial (the day after Thanksgiving), I had the opportunity to...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Susanna Frackiewicz-Ponce - TX

“Love and Prayers to you Dana and family for your loss of Jack.May your memories hug and keep you until you are together again..Bonnie ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Bonnie Barney - Friend

“Jill, Having just lost my mom a few months ago, I understand the loss you are experiencing. My heart is heavy with yours and my prayers and kind...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Susanna Frackiewicz-Ponce

“Dana & family, Sorry to hear about Jack. We are praying for you all. We became close friends with Jack & Dana while serving at Cedar Bible and...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Brent & Wanda McNabb - Friends

“Jill, I can only imagine the feeling of loss you and your family must be feeling right now. It sounds like your Dad was well liked and thought of by...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Dennis Shull

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Linda Hagedorn Finley - Arlington, TX

“Dana don't know what to say sorry is not enough you will be in my prayers if I was closer could come but know that we will be there in spirit Love...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Maren Sims - Algona, IA - friend

“Katie ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Rick and Jodie Miller - Waterloo, IA

“Jill, I am so sorry to hear that your father had died, My thought and prayers are with you and your family. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Barb Jacoby - Friend of Jill

“Hi Dana, Jaci and Katie, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I worked with Dana at Sartori 40 some years ago and she counseled me during my divorce...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Carole Good - Cedar Falls, IA

“Dear Dana. Sorry to hear about Jack, havent seen you since I quit working so sort of lost touch. My deepest sympathy to you. Sincerely, Cy ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Cy Bartine - Cedar Falls,, DC

“We were sorry to hear of Jacks passing. I fondly remember visiting the Ainsworth's home on a number of occasions and playing with the cousins when...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Bob and Rhonda Rowden - Iowa City, IA

“Jack & I worked at John Deere PEC together for 30 plus years. Jack was a very kind, truly genuine man which I am honored to have known. My Thoughts &...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Robert G. Hansen - Cedar Falls, IA

“I know that Uncle Jack is getting his ear talked off by my Dad right now. They were good buddies and have lots to catch up on. Uncle Jack will be...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Ed and Senna Ferguson - Dubuque, IA

Ainsworth, Jack age 84, died Saturday, September 15, at his home in Cedar Falls.
He was born November 27, 1927 to Raymond and Hazel (Seeley) Ainsworth. He graduated from Waterloo West High School in 1946. He married Dana (Rowden) on January 26, 1952 in Gladbrook, Iowa. Jack was employed by John Deere, retiring in 1981. He was a member of the McDonalds Breakfast Club.
Survived by: his wife, Dana; five daughters, Jaci (Bill) Hunt, Sue (Dean) Miller, Jill (Tom) Murphy, Mary (John) Syndergaard, Dana Jo (Rex) Davis; one son, Ray (Karla) Ainsworth. One sister, Pat Kennedy, and also 15 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
Preceded in death by: his parents, and one sister, Jeanne Gott.
Services: 11am Tuesday, September 18, at Living Water Church of the Nazarene, 1210 W. Lone Tree Rd. in Cedar Falls. Visitation one hour prior to service at church. Burial at Hillside Cemetery, with military honors provided by the Cedar Falls AMVETS post #49. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Cedar Valley Hospice, or to the church.

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