Alvin “Al” Streb, 79, Iowa City, died at home Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, surrounded by his family.
Funeral Mass was celebrated Jan. 17 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church with the Very Rev. Rudolph Juarez officiating. Burial with military honors was at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to St Patrick’s Church or to Iowa City Hospice.
Al was born June 14, 1932, in Iowa City, the son of John and Agnes Lynch Streb. He was a graduate of St. Patrick’s High School and attended the University of Iowa. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Al married Mary Joan Holaday on Feb. 9, 1957 in Iowa City.
Local survivors include Kathryn Streb, Michelle (Terry) Alberts and his brother, Thomas (Linda) Streb, all of North Liberty.
Al was preceded in death by his parents, his son Patrick and his sister LaBelle Benninghoff.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.lensingfuneral.com .