Funeral Service Announcements

Graveside services for 88 year old Irene Younkin-Watson

Posted: Sunday, December 12th, 2010 at 4:00 pm

Graveside services for 88 year old Irene Younkin-Watson of Riverside will be at 10:00 am on Wednesday (12/15) at the Riverside Public Cemetery. Burial will be in the Riverside public cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday (12/14) from 4-7 pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside.

Funeral services for Jerome Allen Grey

Posted: Sunday, December 12th, 2010 at 3:55 pm

Funeral services for 45 Year old Jerome Allen Grey of Lone Tree will be at 11:00 am Thursday 12/16 at The Lone Tree American Legion, Visitation will be Wednesday 12/15 from 4:00 pm to 8 pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.

Bonnie Grover

Posted: Friday, December 10th, 2010 at 11:32 am

Funeral services for 96 year old Bonnie Rose Grover of Sigourney will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 15, at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney. Burial will be at Doggett Cemetery in rural Sigourney. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Sigourney First Baptist Church.

Helen Irene Mathis

Posted: Thursday, December 9th, 2010 at 11:00 am

Funeral services for 89 year old Helen Irene Mathis of Richland will be held Saturday at the Woolson Friends Church in rural Richland. Burial will take place in the Masonic Cemetery in Tipton. Visitation is from 5:00 to 6:00 Friday evening at the Gould Funeral Home in Richland and family visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 am Saturday morning. Memorials have been established to the Woolson Friends Church or Hospice of Washington County.

Russell Gnagey

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 7:26 pm

Celebration of Life Services for Russell Gnagey of Wellman are Saturday (12/11) at 11am at the Fairview Mennonite Church in rural Kalona. Visitation is Friday from 2-7pm with family present from 2-4 and 5-7pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery. A memorial has been established for Fairview Mennonite Church.

Jack Estle

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 5:09 pm

Memorial services for 87 year old Jack Estle of Letts will be at 11am Saturday (12/11) at the Stacy Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction.  Private Burial will be at the Indian Creek Cemetery.  A memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Frieda J. Bachman

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 7:29 am

Funeral services for 92 year old Frieda J. Bachman of Wayland will be held Friday at 10:30 am at the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church in rural Wayland. Burial will be in the Sugar Creek Mennonite Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 3:00 to 7:00 pm the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church where family will greet friends from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. A memorial has been established to the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church or Sugar Creek Mennonite Cemetery.

Brian J. Schweinfurth

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 12:20 pm

Celebration of life services for 50 year old Brian J. Schweinfurth of Kalona are Friday (12/10) at 9:30 am at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Visitation is Thursday (12/9) from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Graveside services will be in the Utica Lutheran Cemetery, near Mt. Stearling, WI. A memorial has been established for the Kalona 1st Responders.

Marlys L Dusenbery

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 1:24 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Marlys L. Dusenbery of Washington will be held at 1:30 pm Friday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will begin at 12:00 pm Thursday  at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family visitation from 5:00 to 7:00 Thursday  evening.  A memorial has been established to West Chester United Methodist Church, Hospice of Washington County or the United Presbyterian Home.

Chester McChurch

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 12:19 pm

Memorial services for 92 year old Chester McChurch of Coweta, Oklahoma, formerly of Washington will be held Sunday at 1:30pm at the Fort Des Moines Church of Christ in Des Moines. Private internment services will be at the Resthaven Cemetery in West Des Moines.

Mary M. (Misel) Bower

Posted: Sunday, December 5th, 2010 at 4:15 pm

Funeral services for 81Year old Mary M.( Misel) Bower Of Washington Will be held Wednesday, 12/8 at 10:30AM at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will follow in the Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin Tuesday, December 7 at noon at the Beatty Funeral Home where family will greet friends from 6 to 7:30 PM. A memorial fund has been established for the Assembly of God Churches in Oskaloosa or Washington and Serenity House Hospice in Oskaloosa.

Paul Beenblossom

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 4:56 pm

Funeral Services for 81 Year old Paul Beenblossom of Washington will be held at 1:30pm Monday (12/6) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington.  Visitation begins at 11am Sunday with the family present from 2 to 4pm.  A Memorial has been established for the Washington Co. Hospital Foundation – Dialysis Clinic or American Kidney Foundation.

Raymond G. Spicher

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 2:01 pm

Celebration of Life Mass for Raymond G. Spicher, 77 of Kalona will be Monday (12/6) at 10:30am at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond.  Visitation will be Sunday from 2-4 and 5-7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  There will be a Rosary service at 7pm.  Burial will be in the Holy Trinity Cemetery in Richmond with Military Honors by Richmond AMVET’S Post 107.  A Memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice.

Virginia Wink

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 11:16 am

Graveside services for 81 year old Virginia Wink of Cedar Rapids are 10:00am Saturday at the Indian Creek Cemetery in rural Columbus Junction. A memorial has been established at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction.

Bruce Kirchner

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 4:58 pm

Funeral Services for 79 year old Bruce Kirchner of Lone Tree will be 10am Monday at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Visitation will be Sunday from 4:30 to 7pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation services in Lone Tree.  Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery with full military rites provided by the Lone Tree American Legion Post 457.

Eldon Jarrard

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 12:52 pm

Funeral services for 83 year old Eldon Jarrard of North Liberty will be 1:30pm Sunday at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery.  Visitation will be held Saturday from 4 to 7 pm followed by a Masonic Service at 7pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.

Wallace Marner

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 12:50 pm

Funeral services for 84 year old Wallace Marner of Kalona will be 10:30am Friday at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona.  Burial will be in the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery.  Visitation is from 2:00 to 8:00pm on Thursday at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona where the family will greet friends from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 8pm.  A memorial fund has been established for Mennonite Disaster Service.

Lois Swan

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 11:01 am

Funeral services for 77 year old Lois Swan of Washington will be held at 2:00pm Friday at the Wayland Methodist Church.  Burial will be in the Center Township Cemetery.  Visitation will begin at 12 noon Thursday with family receiving friends from 4:00 to 7:00 pm.  A memorial has been established to the American Lung Association.

Harold L. Gilmere

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 11:00 am

Celebration of life services for 82 year old Harold L. Gilmere of Washington will be held Friday at 10:30am at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Friday at the Beatty Funeral Home.  A memorial fund has been established for the All Veteran’s Memorial in Washington and the American Legion

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 4:44 pm

Funeral Services For 89Year Old Ralph (Sam) E. Dye of Muscatine, Visitation for Ralph will be held on Tuesday, ( 11/30 ) from 10:30 A.M. until 11:30 A.M. at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, (11/ 30) at 12:30 P.M. the Rock Island National Cemetery. Burial will be in Rock Island National Cemetery with military rites by the Moline American Legion A celebration of life will be held at the Muscatine American Legion on Houser Street at 2:00 P.M. Memorials may be directed to the American Legion Post #27 in Ralph Dye’s name..