In loving memory of

Carl Dean Westberg
March 1, 1928 - November 15, 2020

Carl "Dean" Westberg, age 92, of Boone, Iowa, died Sunday, November 15, 2020, at Accura Healthcare of Ogden.

A family memorial service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed online at

Born March 1, 1928, in Boone, Iowa, Carl Dean Westberg was the son of Carl Ernst and Lucille Ruth (Handschin) Westberg. He graduated from Boone High School in 1947. On January 6, 1950, Dean was united in marriage to Janette Ruth Foster in Webster City, Iowa. The couple was blessed with three daughters: Cathy, Mary, and Jennifer.

Dean worked as a machinist at Iowa State University for over 25 years. He was very mechanically minded and was extremely interested in how things operate. He could fix anything! Dean had numerous interests and enjoyed his travels with Janette.

Survivors include his wife of nearly 70 years, Janette; three daughters and their spouses, Cathy (Robert) Hague of Gilbert, Mary (Ritch) Conrad, and Jennifer (Larry) Foley, all of Boone; four grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Arlene Thies.

Ames Monument & Cremation Center has been entrusted with the care of Dean and his family.


Corrine Veeder Anderson wrote on Nov 28, 2020:

"Janette and girls. I am very sorry to learn of Dean's passing. As a child, I remember your get togethers with my parents. Dean and Dan went to heaven on the same day. Dad passed November 15 th as well. God Bless you all. Corrine Veeder Anderson"

Teresa M Rouse wrote on Nov 21, 2020:

"Mary and everyone so sorry to hear that Dean passed. He was a special person and he was always kind to me and could fix anything or figure out how. This is a part of life I'm not crazy about but grateful for the memories. Jeanette and all of you are in my prayers. Love and prayers, Henry (Teresa Rouse)"

Candace Westberg wrote on Nov 21, 2020:

"I'm so sorry for your loss. Dean will never be forgotten. Our families were very close. Lot of wonderful memories. Jeanette, Mary, Cathy, and jenny my heart is with you at this time of sorrowness. Love you all"

Starr & Lori Westberg wrote on Nov 21, 2020:

"Dean was always a very patient and caring man. He loved Duluth and we shared that love . He and Jeanette raised a wonderful family .May God Bless And Keep Him In His Arms ! "