Funeral Service Announcements

Mary Anna (Brohm) Greathouse

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 at 11:50 am

Celebration of life services for 98-year-old Mary Anna (Brohm) Greathouse will be held 11 a.m. Friday (10/16) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Visitation will begin 9 a.m. Friday (10/16) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m.  Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington, Iowa. Memorials have been established for Hospice of Washington County or the United Methodist Church.

Theodore “Ted” Russell Woods

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 at 9:28 am

A celebration of life service for 85-year-old Theodore “Ted” Russell Woods of Washington will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday (10/15) at Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will begin 12:00 p.m. Wednesday (10/14) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday evening.  Interment with military honors will take place at Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth, Iowa.  A general memorial has been established.

Janet Rae Shelman

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:24 am

Visitation for 69-year-old Janet Rae Shelman of Washington will be held beginning at noon Thursday (10/15) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Interment will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery at a later date. Memorials have been established for the M.L. McCreedy Home or Hospice of Washington County.

Odella Fritz

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 10:00 am

A Funeral Mass for 94-year-old Odella Fritz of Brighton will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday (10/14) at St Joseph Catholic Church in East Pleasant Plain. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation at the church with the family will be held 5:30 – 7 P.M Tuesday evening (10/13) with Prayers for a Christian Wake beginning at 7 P.M. Memorials for St. Joseph Cemetery, HCI Hospice of Mt. Pleasant or for New London Specialty Care Center may be left at the church. Gould Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Jean K. Hertig

Posted: Sunday, October 11th, 2015 at 11:57 am

A celebration of life for 80-year-old Jean K. Hertig of Wayland will be held Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the Bethel Mennonite Church in Wayland. Burial will follow at the North Hill Cemetery in Wayland. Visitation will be held Monday, October 12 from 1 – 7 PM at the Beatty Funeral Home in Wayland, where the family will greet friends from 5 – 7 PM. A memorial fund has been established for Parkview Home and Hospice of Washington County.

Edward Semler

Posted: Sunday, October 11th, 2015 at 6:31 am

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Funeral Services for 83 year old Edward Semler of Wellman are 2:00 PM Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.

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Sharyle Dennison

Posted: Friday, October 9th, 2015 at 5:08 am

Celebration of life services for 56-year-old Sharyle Dennison of Washington, will be held 2 p.m. Saturday (10/10) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.  

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John Jay Goodwin

Posted: Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 at 4:25 pm

Celebration of Life Services of 72 year old John Jay Goodwin of Glendale, Arizona, formerly of Washington will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, October 10th at the First Assembly of God Church.

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Ricky Smith

Posted: Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 at 10:24 am

Graveside services for 60-year-old Ricky Smith of Washington will be held Friday (10/9) at Hillcrest Cemetery in Brighton. General memorials may be brought to the service. Gould Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Helen Widmer

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2015 at 10:57 am

A memorial service  for 98-year old Helen Widmer of Wayland will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (10/10) at the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church in Wayland.

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Laura Plecker

Posted: Sunday, October 4th, 2015 at 4:48 pm

Celebration of Life Services for 91 year-old Laura Plecker of Ainsworth will be held on Tuesday, October 6th at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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Clarence L. Anderson

Posted: Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 at 7:14 pm

Clarence L. Anderson

A Memorial Service for 87 year-old Clarence L. Anderson of Brighton will be at 11 am on Wednesday, October 7th at the Calvary Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant.

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Billy LeRoy Hartman

Posted: Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 at 7:11 pm

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Graveside Services for 79 year-old Billy LeRoy Hartman of Washington will be on Saturday, October 17th at the Elmwood Cemetery in Mroning Sun Iowa.

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L. David Yoder

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2015 at 9:17 am

Celebration of life services for 90-year-old L. David Yoder of Kalona will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday (10/7) at the Pleasantview Home Chapel in Kalona. A graveside service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday (10/7) at the East Union Cemetery in rural Kalona. Vistation will be held Tuesday (10/6) with family receiving friends from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona. A memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice and Pleasantview Home.

Susan Seth

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 1:14 pm

Celebration of life services for 58-year-old Susan K. Seth of Coffen, IL, formerly of Washington, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday (10/3) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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Thomas Richard Stacy

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 4:52 am

Visitation with the family of 69-year-old Thomas Richard Stacy, of Brighton, will be 6-7:30 P.M. Thursday (10/1) at Gould Funeral Home in Brighton.  There will be no service. He will be cremated following visitation and will be buried at Hillcrest Cemetery in Brighton at a later date.  Memorials for the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown may be left at the funeral home

Rodney Dale Bender

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 4:49 am

Memorial services for 44-year-old Rodney Dale Bender of Portland, Oregon, formerly of Kalona, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (10/3) at the Kalona Mennonite Church. Visitation services will be held on Friday (10/2) at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona with family receiving friends from 4 to 7 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorials maybe given to Growing Gardens of Portland.

Judith K. Sterling

Posted: Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 2:37 pm

Funeral services for 71-year-old Judith K. Sterling of Washington, will be held 10 a.m. Friday (10/2) at the Faith Christian Outreach Church. Visitation will be Thursday (10/1) from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel in Mt. Pleasant, where the family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Dorothy Thomas

Posted: Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 5:49 am

Celebration of life service for 97 year-old Dorothy Thomas of Sigourney will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday (10/24) at First Presbyterian Church in Sigourney. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Saturday (10/24)  at the church. the  Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney is assisting with arrangements.

Joan Elizabeth Shank

Posted: Monday, September 28th, 2015 at 10:44 am

Visitation services for 89-year-old Joan Elizabeth Shank of Washington will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday (10/4) at the Bethel United Methodist Church.

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