Louis A. Behm, age 79, of Missouri Valley, Iowa, passed away on March 30, 2016 at Longview Care Center in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Louis was born on June 13, 1936 to Frank and Irene (Hobbs) Behm. Louis married Bernadine Mefferd on September 5, 1961 in Woodbine, Iowa. He worked for Norm Whiteley and Eugene Rath. Louis loved going for coffee, cars, working on cars, gardening, and family. Louis was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Fritz, Maurice, Max, Carl, and sister in law Shirley Behm. Survivors include his wife Bernadine Behm of Missouri Valley, IA. Children, Phoebe Custer and husband Kevin of Missouri Valley, IA Lou Ann Mahan of Missouri Valley, IA Robert Behm of Omaha, NE. David Behm and wife Cheryl of Missouri Valley, IA. Laura Sears and husband Rick of Winterset, IA. Grandchildren; Sasha, Christopher, Drew, Ashley, Kyli, Zach, Evan, Alexis, Keegan, Ricky and Adam and seven great grandchildren, sisters; Phoebe and husband Cal Hulsebus of Dow City, Iowa. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m., at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Missouri Valley, Iowa. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Missouri Valley with Father Raphael Masabakhwa officiating. The family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship, immediately following the Mass Service at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Missouri Valley, Iowa.