Funeral Service Announcements

LeRoy “Bill” Sieren

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 12:14 pm

Funeral services for 85 LeRoy “Bill” Sieren of Hedrick are Thursday (9/9) at 10:30 a.m. at the Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney with in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation is tomorrow afternoon (9/8) from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home with a wake service at 7:00 p.m.  A memorial fund has been established for Manor House Care Center, Lou Gehrig Foundation, Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, or St. Mary Catholic Church.



Maxine Solomon Ferguson

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 11:12 am

Funeral services for 90 year old Maxine Solomon Ferguson of Owasso, Oklahoma, are Thursday (9/9) at 1:30 pm at the Stacy Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction with burial in the Conesville Cemetery.  Visitation is tomorrow (9/8) afternoon from 4 to 7 at the funeral home.  A memorial has been established for the Alzheimer’s Association.

Francis “Frank” Mann

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 11:12 am

Services are pending for 96 year old Francis “Frank” Mann of Washington at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.


Leonard “Tom” Bates

Posted: Monday, September 6th, 2010 at 5:13 pm

Funeral services are pending for 85 year old Leonard “Tom” Bates of Sigourney.  Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Sigourney are handling the arrangements.

Charlene Freeman

Posted: Friday, September 3rd, 2010 at 12:19 pm

Services are pending at the Jones Eden Funeral Home for 49 year old Charlene Freeman of Washington.

Margaret “Bette” Linville

Posted: Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 at 4:55 pm

Funeral Services for 87 year old Margaret “Bette” Linville of Columbus Junction is Friday (9/3) at 1:30pm at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Burial will be at Columbus City Cemetery. A memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Kevin Hinshaw

Posted: Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 at 10:22 am

Funeral services for 77 year old Kevin D. Hindshaw, 77 of Richland will be held at 10:30 A.M. Saturday September 4, 2010, at Woolson Friends Church with Rev. Harlan Van Voorst officiating. Burial will be in Richland Friends Cemetery with Military Honors by American Legion Post No. 504, Richland. Visitation at Gould Funeral Home in Richland will open at 3:00 P.M. Friday September 3, 2010. The family will be present 6-8:00 P.M. Friday evening. Memorials to Iowa City Hospice of Iowa City may be left at the church, funeral home.

Harry William “Bill” Kilgore

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 5:21 pm

Funeral Service for 76 year old Harry William “Bill” Kilgore of Ainsworth is Wednesday (9/1) afternoon at 2:00 at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Burial is at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth. Visitation is at noon on Wednesday (9/1) at Jones Eden Funeral Home. Family visitation is from noon to 2:00 Wednesday afternoon. A memorial has been established to the American Cancer Society.

Ruth M. Zieglowsky

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 5:21 pm

Funeral Service for 88 year old Ruth M. Zieglowsky of Wayland is Wednesday (9/1) morning at 11:00 at the Wayland Mennonite Church. Burial is at the Eicher Cemetery at 10:00 Wednesday (9/1) morning in rural Wayland. Visitation is at noon on Tuesday (8/31)at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Family visitation is from 6 to 8pm Tuesday evening. Contributions will be donated to charities.

Clifford Brees

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 7:35 pm

Memorial Services for 79 year old Clifford Brees of Keota, formerly of Cedar Rapids, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday (8/29), at First Lutheran Church in Cedar Rapids. Burial will be at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday (8/29) at Keota Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time on Sunday at the church. Memorials have been established to the Brent Brees Memorial Scholarship Fund in Clifford’s name.

Lloyd Bender

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 11:52 am

Funeral services for 85 year old Lloyd Bender of Kalona are 11 am Friday (8/27) at the Kalona Mennonite Church with private burial prior to the service.  Visitation is Thursday (8/26) from 2 to 4 and again from 6 to 8 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  A memorial has been established for Kalona First Responders, Kalona Volunteer Fire Department and Iowa City Hospice.

Geraldine “Gerry” Schlabaugh

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 11:48 am

Funeral services for 90 year old Geraldine “Gerry” Schlabaugh of Kalona will be held Monday at 3:00 at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona.  Burial is in the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery in rural Wellman.  Visitation is tomorrow from 3:00 to 7:00pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  A memorial has been established for the Pleasantview Home or the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church.

John Patrick Strohman, sr

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 7:37 pm

Funeral Mass for 76 year old John Patrick Strohman sr. of Sigourney will be held 11:00 Saturday (8/21) morning at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sigourney. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation will be held on Friday (8/20) from 5-8 pm at the Powell Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Sigourney. A general memorial fund has been established.

James Mound

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 12:10 pm

Funeral services for 73 year old James Mound of Keota are Monday at 10:30 am at the United Church of Faith in Keota. Burial will be in the Keota Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 7 pm Sunday at the Powell Funeral Home in Keota.

Menno Helmuth

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 8:06 am

Celebration of life services for 88 year old Menno Helmuth of Kalona are Sunday (8/22) afternoon at 2:00 at the East Union Mennonite Church in rural Kalona. Burial will follow in the East Union Cemetery. Visitation will be held Saturday (8/21) from 4-7pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. A memorial fund for Pleasantview Home or East Union Mennonite Church has been established.

Charles Roger Johnson

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 6:58 am

Celebration of life services for 85 year old Charles Roger Johnson of Wellman are Tuesday, September 7th (9/7) at 10am at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Inurnment will follow in the Wellman Public Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, September 6th (9/6) at the Peterseim Funeral Home from 5-7pm. A Masonic service will be at 7pm following visitation. A memorial fund has been established for Shrine Children’s Hospitals, Wellman Ambulance or Hospice of Washington County.

Jeffery L. Bailey

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 6:58 am

Memorial services for 44 year old Jeffery L. Bailey of Urbandale, formerly of Ollie, will be tomorrow at 11:30 am at Prairie View United Methodist Church near Ollie. Visitation is tomorrow at 9 am until service time.

Hattie E. Nebel

Posted: Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 at 4:18 pm

Funeral services for 94 year old Hattie E. Nebel of Wayland, will be held Monday (8/23) morning at 11:00 at the Fern Cliff Evangelical Free Church in rural Wayland. Burial will follow at the Fern Cliff Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday (8/22) from 4-6pm at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. A memorial fund has been established for Parkview Home, Fern Cliff Missions and Fern Cliff Evangelical Free Church.

Hattie E. Nebel

Posted: Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 at 12:54 pm

Services are pending for 94 year Hattie E. Nebel of Wayland at the Beatty Funeral Home.

Steven R. Embrey

Posted: Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 at 7:10 am

Services are pending for 60 year old Steven R. Embrey of Washington at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.