Caleb Colsch, New Albin, Iowa, January 17, 2019.

Caleb Ryan Colsch, 15 of New Albin, Iowa passed away Thursday, January 17, 2019 near Brownsville, Minnesota from injuries sustained in a car accident.

Caleb was born April 11, 2003 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He was the son of Ryan Colsch and Nichole (Nathan) Darling all of New Albin, Iowa.  Caleb was a sophomore at Kee Highschool in Lansing, Iowa. In school, he enjoyed participating in football and track.  In Caleb’s free time he enjoyed being outdoors, hunting, fishing and rock collecting.  He was a quiet and reserved person, but always loved making people laugh.  He had a love of all animals, but especially his dog, Onyx. He also liked anything related to mechanical activities, whether it be snowmobiling, 4 wheeling, cars or trucks.

Caleb is survived by his parents,  Ryan Colsch and Nichole (Nathan) Darling,  all of New Albin, Iowa; two siblings,  Jackson and Gabrielle Darling,  both at home; paternal grandparents,  Roger and Mary Kay Colsch,  maternal grandparents,  Mike and Judy Rochester,  Barb Rochester and Tony & Lori Darling; great- grandparents,  Clarence Rochester and Ruth Feuerhelm; aunts and uncles, Jamie (Becky) Colsch, Scott (Kelly) Colsch,  Aaron Colsch, Jason (Lynn) Rochester,  Ryan (Casi) Rochester,  Dustin (Anna) Darling,  Kaylee Darling & Hunter Fink; as well as many cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by great- grandparents, Joseph & Kathleen Becker, Robert and Lucille Colsch, Joanne Rochester, Neuman and Betty Stegen, Lee Feuerhelm and Jug Darling; and one  aunt, Breanne Darling.

Visitation will be Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 3-8 pm at the New Albin Community Center, New Albin, Iowa and one hour before Mass at the church on Wednesday.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 am on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, New Albin, Iowa with Rev. John Moser as the Celebrant.

Burial will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, New Albin, Iowa.

Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Lansing, Iowa is helping the family with the arrangements.

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