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.
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.
Funeral services for 80-year-old Kenneth D. Hochstedler of Kalona are pending at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
A celebration of life for 63 year old Linda K. (Hill) Underwood of Mechanicsville, will be held Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Cottonwood United Methodist Church in rural Wayland. Burial will follow in the Cottonwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church from 10 – 11 AM. A memorial fund has been established for the Mechanicsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and the Cottonwood Cemetery.