203 1st Ave NE, Waverly, IA 50677

Sergeant George Laverne Mackamul

Sergeant George Laverne Mackamul was born on December 21, 1931 in Charles City, IA and died June 9, 2013 in Waterloo, IA.

George Laverne Mackamul entered the United States Air Force on February 11, 1948, in Fort Sheridan, IL, served during the Korean War era and reached the rank of Sergeant before being discharged on March 13, 1951 in Mildenhall, England.

George Laverne Mackamul is buried at Harlington Cemetery in Waverly, Iowa and can be located at

Armed Forces Grave Registration

Release Date: June 9, 2076.


WATERLOO- George L. Mackamul, 81, of Waterloo, died Sunday, June 9, 2013 at his home.

He was born December 21, 1931, in Charles City, Iowa, son of Nicholas and Mae (Bill) Mackamul. He married Peggy Jones on May 31, 1952 in Roswell, New Mexico.

He was employed at the shoe shop and theater in Charles City; Rath Packing in Waterloo; owned and operated a shoe and upholstery shop in Swea City; worked at IPS, and then was proprietor of Waverly Bowl Inn. He served as Mayor of Bassett, Iowa and was Vice President of Golden Acres Association.

Survived by: his wife, Peggy; three daughters, Lourie (Dan) Usher of Waverly, Vicky (Mark) Wellik of Charlotte, NC, and Amie (Ty) Bridges of Columbus, OH; one son, John (Gena) of Waverly; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one sister-in-law, Pauline Mackamul of Highland, CA.

Preceded in death by: two brothers, Lester and Joe Mackamul; and two sisters, Anne Hume and Delores Swinton.

His body has been deeded to the University of Iowa Deeded Body Program. Family directed memorials services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013 at Trinity United Methodist Church in Waverly, where visitation will be for one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at a later date in Harlington Cemetery, Waverly.

Memorials may be directed to Red Cross or Cedar Valley Hospice.

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