Funeral Service Announcements

Bryce Lord

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 2:26 pm
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Celebration of life services for 91 year old Bryce Lord of Iowa City, formerly of Ainsworth

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Dorothy Elizabeth Evans

Posted: Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 at 2:10 pm
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Celebration of life services for 86 year old Dorothy Elizabeth Evans

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Erin Kalb

Posted: Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 at 2:10 pm

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A Celebration of Life Service for 51 year-old Erin Wayne Kalb will be at 3pm Wednesday at the Washington High School Gymnasium.

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Sue Richards

Posted: Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 at 5:12 am

A private family service for 69 year old Sandra Sue Richards of Brighton will be held at a later date.  Memorials have been established for Washington County Hospitals and Clinics or the Brighton Volunteer First Responders and may be mailed to the family at 500 West Washington Street, Brighton, IA 52540.  Arrangements are in the care of Gould Funeral Home of Brighton.

She had been in failing health.  She was born September 20, 1943, in Oskaloosa to A. V. “Sonny” and Barbara E. Payton Sparks.  Sue grew up in Rubio and graduated from Brighton High School in 1962.  She married John Richards in Washington August 19, 1962.  Sue moved to Brighton in 1974 and was a homemaker, worked in tourism in Branson, Mo for 4 years and at Washington Audiology for 9 years.  She was also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Sue is survived by her husband, John in Brighton, one daughter, Michelle Huffaker (David) of Baxter and  three sons:  Jeff Richards (Pat) of West Plains, MO, Adam Richards (Kippen) of Riverside and Matt Richards of West Des Moines, and four grandchildren:  Kaitie, Peri, Payton and Clay.  Her parents preceded her in death.

Richard Vittetoe

Posted: Tuesday, January 1st, 2013 at 7:56 pm

Funeral Mass for 87 year-old Richard Vittetoe, formerly of Farson, Iowa, will be at 1 pm Thursday  at St. Mary of the Visitation in Ottumwa.  

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Angela Marie Harrison

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 1:48 pm
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Celebration of life service for 18 year old Angela Marie Harrison of Washington will be held at 1pm Thursday at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.

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Clarence E. Witthoft

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 1:38 pm
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Celebration of life service for 93 year old Clarence E. Witthoft of Washington will be held at 10 Thursday morning at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.

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Eric Slagel

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 3:47 pm

A Celebration of Life for 65 year-old Eric J. Slagel will be at 11am on Friday at the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church in rural Wayland.

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Helen Paine

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 10:28 pm
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Funeral Services for 88 year-old Helen Ruth Paine of Letts are Wednesday at 1:30 pm at the Letts United Methodist Church.

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Robert N. “Bob” Bruty

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 1:10 pm

Mass of the Resurrection for 74 year old Robert N. “Bob” Bruty of Washington will be held Monday, December 31st at 10:30 at St. James Catholic Church. Visitation will begin at 11am Sunday, December 30th at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 2:30 until 5pm. Prayer Services will be held at 2:30pm at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for Paws and More Animal Shelter or the Red Brick School. Online condolences may be sent for Bob’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Martha R. Evans

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 5:16 am

Celebration of Life graveside services for 82 year old Martha R. Evans of Clear Lake, and formerly of Wellman are Monday, Dec. 31 at 12:00pm (noon) at the Wellman Cemetery.

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Pamela Smith

Posted: Tuesday, December 25th, 2012 at 12:23 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 52 year old Pamela Smith of Keota will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday  at Prairie Flower Baptist Church in rural Washington.

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Ruth Ver Waayen

Posted: Monday, December 24th, 2012 at 9:37 am

Funeral services for 80 year old Ruth Ver Waayen of Iowa City are 11:00 AM Friday at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.

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Delmar Shaffer

Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 at 7:16 pm
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Celebration of life services for 80 year old Delmar G. ‘Hap’ Shaffer of Iowa City will be Friday  at 11am at the Sharon Center United Methodist Church in rural Iowa City.

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Kenneth Ford McFarlan

Posted: Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 at 6:08 pm

Kenneth Ford McFarlan, age 92, of What Cheer, died Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at the Manor House Care Center in Sigourney.

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Douglas Duane Farrier

Posted: Monday, December 17th, 2012 at 1:54 pm

Memorial service for 55 year old Douglas Duane Farrier of Mesa, Arizona formerly of Washington is being held at the Beatty Funeral Home Saturday, December 29th at noon. Visitation will be held from 10 to the time of the service. Burial will follow the service at the Brighton Hillcrest Cemetery in Brighton. In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to the Brighton United Church of Brighton, Iowa. The Beatty Funeral is handling the arrangements.

Elvin Shafer

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 9:20 am

Funeral Services for 90 year-old Elvin Shafer of St. Louis, Missouri, formerly of Washington will be at 10:00 Wednesday  morning at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Max M White Jr

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 7:23 am
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Celebration of life services for 85 year old Max M White Jr of Washington, formerly of Ainsworth is being held at 1pm Sunday at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at noon Saturday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends from 2 to 5pm. Interment will take place at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth with military honors conducted by Ainsworth American Legion Post 351 and Washington American Legion Post 29.  In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to Hospice of Washington County or Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org).  Online condolences may be sent for Max’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com.

Brenda Brock

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 6:43 am

Private family memorial services for 56 year old Brenda Brock of Washington will be held at a later date. Visitation is being held Monday beginning at noon with family receiving from 5 to 7. A general memorial fund has been established.  The family would appreciate any photos of Brenda that you would be willing to share.  Online condolences may be sent for Brenda’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com

Ronald Wayne Boileau

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 4:51 pm

The family of 51 year old Ronald Wayne Boileau of Washington will receive friends on Sunday  from 1:00 until 2:30 p.m.at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. A general memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent for Ronald’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com