Funeral Service Announcements

Marvin Stackhouse

Posted: Monday, August 10th, 2015 at 11:49 am

Celebration of life services for 82-year-old Marvin Stackhouse of Amana will be held Wednesday (8/12) beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington.

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Yndalecio Paredes

Posted: Monday, August 10th, 2015 at 9:00 am

Funeral services for 73-year-old Yndalecio Paredes of Washington, will be held tomorrow (8/11) at 2:00 p.m. at Centro Christiano Church in Washington, Iowa. Visitation will begin 2:00 p.m. today (8/10) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will be present to receive friends from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. A general memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent for Yndalecio’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com.

Paul Swank

Posted: Saturday, August 8th, 2015 at 9:50 am

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A Celebration of Life for 86-year-old Paul B. Swank of Washington, formerly of Kalona, will be held Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 10:30 AM at the Kalona United Methodist Church with Pastor Gerry Kahler officiating. The body will be cremated following the service. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 11 from 3 – 7 PM at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established for the Kalona United Methodist Church, Mid Prairie FFA, Handicap Housing of Washington, and Hospice of Washington County.

Patricia Smith Hyde

Posted: Friday, August 7th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Funeral services for 81-year-old Patricia Smith Hyde of Brighton will be held at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday (8/11) at the First Church of God in Brighton. Burial will be in Cottonwood Cemetery near Coppock. Visitation with the family will begin at 4 p.m. with the family present 5 to 7 P.M. Monday (8/10) at the Gould Funeral Home in Brighton. Memorials have been established for the Brighton Volunteer First Responders or the Brighton Volunteer Fire Department.

Ann Moeller

Posted: Friday, August 7th, 2015 at 5:11 am

A celebration of life for 72-year-old Ann Moeller of Kalona will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday (8/11)
at the Kalona United Methodist Church with Pastor Gerry Kahler officiating. Burial will follow at the Sharon Hill Cemetery in Kalona. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday (8/10) from 4 – 8 PM at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established for the Kalona Historical Society, the Kalona United Methodist Church and Iowa City Hospice.

Nicholaus F. “Nick” Gevock

Posted: Thursday, August 6th, 2015 at 11:55 am

Mass of the resurrection for 80-year-old Nicholaus F. “Nick” Gevock of Washington will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday (8/8) at St. James Catholic Church in Washington.

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Thelma L. Horsey

Posted: Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 5:14 am

Celebration of life services for 106-year-old Thelma L. Horsey of Washington will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (8/7) at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Gwendolyn Luers

Posted: Monday, August 3rd, 2015 at 11:07 pm

Funeral services for 93 year old Gwendolyn Luers of North English, formerly of Keota, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (8/7) at the Bethel United Methodist Church in rural Sigourney.

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Mary Elva Ropp

Posted: Friday, July 31st, 2015 at 7:48 pm

A memorial service for 80-year-old Mary Elva (Swartzendruber) Ropp of Kalona

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Howard “Junior” Custer

Posted: Friday, July 31st, 2015 at 11:42 am

Celebration of life services for 86 year old Howard “Junior” Custer of Washington will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday (8/6) at Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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Mary Elva Ropp

Posted: Thursday, July 30th, 2015 at 11:10 pm
Arrangements for a celebration of life service for 80-year-old Mary Elva Ropp of Kalona is pending at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

Carol S. Davis

Posted: Thursday, July 30th, 2015 at 5:14 pm

A memorial service for 65-year-old Carol S. Davis of Kalona, formerly of Wayland

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Francisco J. Sanchez

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:13 pm

No services are scheduled for 81-year-old Francisco J. Sanchez of Columbus Junction

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Edward S. Massey

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:07 pm

Funeral services for 90-year-old Edward S. Massey of Columbus Junction

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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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