LeAnn M. Haynes, 58, of Ames, formerly of Humboldt, passed away at her home in Ames. A time of gathering and visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, December 27, 2015 at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt.
LeAnn is survived by her sons, Matthew (Rachel) and Andy, both of Ames; her grandson, Liam; her mother, Ardis Sansgaard of Humboldt; sisters, Lauri (Randy) Westfall of Omaha, Sherry (Dr. Harvey) Evans of Humboldt, Kathy Reimers of Humboldt, and Becky Gargano of Humboldt; and her many nieces and nephews. Her father, Robert Fevold, preceded her in death.
LeAnn Marie Fevold, the daughter of Robert and Ardis (Severson) Fevold, was born March 25, 1957 at Fort Dodge, Iowa. She was raised on the family farm in Humboldt County and attended Rutland School through the 5th Grade. She then attended school in Humboldt and graduated from Humboldt High School in 1975. Following her education, LeAnn worked as an egg candler at Farm Egg before going to work for National/Gold Bond Gypsum in Fort Dodge.
She was united in marriage to Norville Haynes on August 18, 1979 and the couple made their home in Humboldt. Over several years, LeAnn and Norville shared their home and love with over 30 foster children and were very proud of their two sons. Following the dissolution of the marriage, LeAnn made her home in Ames.
LeAnn loved working in her garden and shared her talents part-time for Oaks Garden Spot. She enjoyed craftwork and reading. Above all she loved being a good mom.