October 7, 2016


Todd Irwin, 28, of Lidderdale, died Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lake City.  Co-celebrants will be Father Lynn Bruch and Father Jeffrey Schleisman.  

Visitation will be Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Burial will be at Lidderdale Cemetery.

Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City is handling arrangements.

Todd Charles Irwin was born May 15, 1988, in Lake City, Iowa to Mark and Shelia (Schamel) Irwin.  He graduated from Southern Cal High School in 2007 and then from Iowa Central Community College.  On June 22, 2012, Todd married Chelsea Schleisman at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lake City.  He worked as a farmer on the family farm, as ground maintenance at the Lake City Golf Course, at Rands Elevator, and he also farmed with Les Schleisman.

Todd is survived by his wife Chelsea and children Tyler and Tessa of Lidderdale, parents Mark and Shelia Irwin of Lohrville; brothers Jason (Brenda) Irwin of Omaha, Nebraska, Jeremy (Teresa) Irwin of Manson, and twin brother Marcus (Samantha) Irwin of Glidden; nine nieces and nephews; grandmothers Florine Irwin of Twin Lakes and Bonnie Schamel of Allison; parents-in-law Les and Deb Schleisman; and sister-in-law Ashley Schleisman of Lake City.  

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Merlyn Irwin and Frank Schamel.