Hersleff, Darci Mae
- Born: Oct 31, 1986, Forest City, Winnebago, Iowa, USA
- Died: Oct 2, 2002, Forest City, Winnebago, Iowa, USA at age 15
- Buried: Oct 2002, Forest City, Winnebago, Iowa, USA
Noted events in her life were:
• Death Record: Death Notice, Oct 2002, Forest City, Winnebago, Iowa, USA. FOREST CITY - Darci Hersleff, 15, of Forest City, died Wednesday (Oct. 2, 2002) as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. James Catholic Church in Forest City with the Rev. Jerry Blake officiating. Burial will be at St. James Catholic Cemetery in Forest City.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Petersen Lund Funeral Home, 505 N. Clark St. in Forest City, (641) 585-2685.
Darci Mae Hersleff, daughter of Laurie and Perry Hersleff of Forest City, was born on Oct. 31, 1986, in Forest City. She was a sophomore at Forest City High School. She loved life and her friends, and always had a smile for all.
Darci was active in cross country, basketball, softball and was the president of her class. She loved to sing and dance. Darci was outgoing and touched many people with her kindness and wonderful sense of humor.
Survivors include her mother, Laurie Hersleff, of Forest City, and special friend, Gary Bahling, Titonka; her father, Perry Hersleff, of Forest City, and special friend, Elin Mehlin; and her brother, Travis Hersleff, of Forest City. Also, maternal grandparents, Bill and Marvel Mayer, of Riceville, and paternal grandparents, Bill and Sylvia Graves, of Cedar Falls. Darci's aunts and uncles include Randy and Cindy James, of Graettinger, Todd and Jacky Hersleff, of Ruthven, Kim Hersleff, of Houston, Texas, Kirby and Chris Hersleff, of Swea City, Ron Mayer, of Riceville, Sheila and Brad Duenow, of Eagan, Minn., and David and Maggie Mayer, of Riceville, along with many cousins and second-cousins.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Alan Hersleff.