Funeral Service Announcements

Anthony “Tony” Nunez

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 9:55 am

Funeral services for 19-year-old Anthony “Horsechild” Nunez of Muscatine will be held Friday (7/31) at St. Mary & Mathias Catholic Church. Visitation will be held Thursday (7/30) from 3 to 7 p.m. at George M. Wittich-Lewis Funeral Home. Following the burial a time of food and fellowship will be held at Gannon Hall at St. Mary & Mathias Catholic Church.

June Donkersloot

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 2:12 pm

Funeral services for 91 year old June Donkersloot of Pella will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday (7/30) at the Third Reformed Church Chapel in Pella.

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Bertha Gretter

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 2:34 pm

Funeral Mass for 91 year old Bertha Gretter formerly of Williamsburg and Harper will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Burial will be at Holy Trinity Cemeteries – St. Elizabeth Cemetery in Harper. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 27, 2015, at the church, where there will be a wake service at4:00 p.m.

A memorial fund has been established for Hospice Compassus. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is caring for Bertha and her family. Tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.

Charles “Chuck” B. Gingerich

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 4:10 pm

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A Graveside Service for Charles “Chuck” B Gingerich will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 1, 2015 in the Wellman Cemetery in Wellman.  There will be no visitation.  The Powell Funeral Home in Wellman is in charge of the arrangements.

Janet I. Buck

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 3:32 pm

A celebration of life for Janet I. Buck, 73, of Ainsworth, Iowa

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Kenneth D. (Kenny) Hochstedler

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 12:55 pm


Celebration of Life Service for Kenneth D. (Kenny) Hochstedler of Kalona

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Janet Buck

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 10:04 am

Funeral services for 73-year-old Janet Buck of Ainsworth is pending with the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Kenneth D. Hochstedler

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 3:13 pm

Funeral services for 80-year-old Kenneth D. Hochstedler of Kalona are pending at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.

Betty A. Bitting

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 3:12 pm

Funeral services for 94-year-old Betty A. Bitting of Crawfordsville,

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Voncile Burton Henderson

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 7:12 am

Celebration of life service for 95-year-old Voncile Burton Henderson of Apple Valley, Minnesota, formerly of Washington and Keota, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (7/24) at Powell Funeral Home in Keota.

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Cleo Baughman

Posted: Saturday, July 18th, 2015 at 12:29 pm

Funeral service for 91 year old Cleo Baughman of Washington will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Powell Funeral Home in Keota. Burial will be at Giles Memory Gardens in Pulaski, Tennessee. Visitation will be from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, at the funeral home. A memorial fund has been established for the family. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is caring for Cleo and his family. Tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.com.

Doris J. Meyer

Posted: Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 6:26 pm

A graveside service for 88-year-old Doris J. Meyer of Wayland

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Jean Bender

Posted: Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 6:08 pm

A private memorial service will be held for 85-year-old Jean Bender of rural Wellman

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Katherine Ann Whetstine

Posted: Sunday, July 12th, 2015 at 12:33 pm

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Celebration of life service for 51 year old Katherine Ann Whetstine of Wellman will be held from 11am- 3pm on July 18 at Parkside Community Center in Wellman, IA.  Lunch will be provided.

Mike Wheelan

Posted: Sunday, July 12th, 2015 at 12:30 pm

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Funeral Mass for 89 year old Mike Wheelan of Washington will be held at 10:30am Wednesday , July 15th, 2015, at St. James Catholic Church in Washington with Fr. Bernie Wehr officiating. Visitation will begin at noon on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015, at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington, where the family will receive friends from 5pm until 7pm with prayer services held at 7:30 Tuesday evening. Burial will take place in Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for Hospice of Washington County or the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be sent for Mike’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com .

Maria Forbes

Posted: Sunday, July 12th, 2015 at 9:39 am

Memorial Services for 66 year old Maria Forbes of Lone Tree are at 12:00pm on Saturday, July 18th, 2015, at the United Presbyterian Church in Lone Tree. Visitation will be Saturday, July 18th, 2015, from 10am until 12pm at the United Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery. Following the burial, a time of food and fellowship will be held a the Lone Tree American Legion. The Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree is caring for Maria’s arrangements and her family.

Randy Albright

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 11:11 pm

Graveside services for 55-year-old Randy Albright of Coralville, formerly of Washington, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, (7/13) at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington.

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Everett Hauenstein

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 8:01 pm

Funeral services for 86-year-old Everett Hauenstein of Wayland

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J. Carlton “Carty” Mangold

Posted: Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 at 11:43 am

Visitation services for 88-year-old J. Carlton “Carty” Mangold of Washington will begin noon Friday (7/10) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m.

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David H. Wenger

Posted: Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 at 8:12 pm

Funeral services for 77-year-old David H. Wenger of Wayland

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