top banner

Obituary Listings

A Friend of the Family.

Clarence "Butch" La Vern Love

May 24, 1944 January 17, 2015
Clarence "Butch" La Vern Love
There are condolences waiting approval on Clarence "Butch"'s Tribute wall
Obituary for Clarence "Butch" La Vern Love
Clarence “Butch” La Vern Love, 70, of Redfield passed away Saturday, January 17, 2015 at the Mercy West Lakes Hospital. A Celebration of Life luncheon will be hosted by the family at 11 A.M. on Wednesday, January 21st at the Redfield American Legion Hall. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Clarence Love Memorial Fund and sent in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at

Butch was born May 24, 1944 to James and Lola (Cave) Love in Redfield, Iowa. He grew up in Redfield and attended Redfield Schools. He was employed at the Redfield Brickyard, Wilson Implement in Stuart and Harris and Son Construction in Earlham. He loved working with his hand mechanically, always maintained a beautiful garden, enjoyed taking photos, hunting and fishing. He also raised chickens, rabbits, ducks and even a goat.

He was preceded in death by his father: James Love Sr.

Butch leaves behind his children: Jeffery Love of Adel, Clinton (Lori) Love of Kentucky and Bambi Gish of Redfield; mother: Lola Love of Redfield; six step-children; grandchildren: Holly Devore, Ryan Love, Katie Fenton, Brandon Love, Audra Love, Grace Love and Jacob Gish; several other grandchildren, and great grandchildren, siblings, nieces, nephews family and friends all of whom will miss him dearly. (Professional services entrusted to Johnson Family Funeral Home – Stuart Chapel).
Read More

To send flowers in memory of Clarence "Butch" La Vern Love, visit the Tribute Store.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Clarence "Butch" La Vern Love

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Clarence "Butch"

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Clarence "Butch" La Vern Love.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.