Funeral Service Announcements

Funeral Services for jerry dewitt

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 11:38 am

Funeral services for 73 year old Jerry Dewitt of Muscatine will be at 1:00 pm on Wednesday (12/1) at Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis home for Funeral and Cremation. Visitation will Tuesday (11/30) from 4pm to 7pm at Geo M. Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation. Burial will take place at Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery.

Funeral Services for Helen Wagner

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 2:54 pm

Funeral Services for 90 year old Helen Wagner of Columbus Junction will be at 2:00pm Tuesday (11/30) at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation. Burial will take place at the Cedar Bethel Cemetery. A Memorial has been established at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation.

Donald (Jake) Batterson

Posted: Friday, November 26th, 2010 at 5:14 pm

Funeral Services for 88 year old Donald (Jake) Batterson of Washington will be at 11am on Tuesday (11/30) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will begin at The Jones-Eden Funeral Home at 10 am. A general memorial has been established

Cindy Peiffer

Posted: Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 at 7:14 pm

Memorial Services for 47 year old Cindy Peiffer of Tempe, Arizona will be 11am Saturday at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.  Burial will be at a later date.  Visitation is from 10am until service time on Saturday at the Powell Funeral Home.

Mervin Leon Baxter

Posted: Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 at 7:28 pm

Funeral services for 70 year old Mervin Leon Baxter of rural Richland will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday (11/27) at Pleasant Plain Friends Church in Pleasant Plain. Burial will be in Brooks Cemetery near Hedrick, IA. Visitation will open at 4 p.m. Friday afternoon at Gould Funeral Home in Richland with the family present 5:30 to 7 p.m. A general memorial has been established and may be left at the church or mailed to the family at 1070 Osage Avenue, Richland, IA 52585.

Lola M. Reed

Posted: Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 at 11:28 am

Funeral services for 93 year old Lola M. Reed of Washington will be held at 10:00 am Saturday at St. James Catholic Church.  Burial will take place in the Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will begin at noon on Friday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family visitation from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, followed by a prayer service at 6:00 at the funeral home.  A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County and St. James Parish.

Lon Messer

Posted: Monday, November 22nd, 2010 at 6:45 pm

Funeral Services for 43 year old Lon Messer of Letts will be Wednesday at1:30pm at the Stacey-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Visitation will be tomorrow from 5:30 to 9:30pm at the Stacey-Lewis Funeral Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Burial will be at the Letts Cemetery. A Memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Anita E Hesseltine

Posted: Monday, November 22nd, 2010 at 11:54 am

Funeral services for 98 year old Anita E. Hesseltine of Washington will be held Friday at 11:00am at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.  Visitation will be held from 9:00 am until service time at the funeral home.  Burial will be Eicher Cemetery in rural Wayland.  A memorial fund has been established for The American Legion.

Ronald Brinning

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:06 am

Services for 71 year old Ronald Brinning of Bettendorf, formerly of Washington will be held 10:00 am today at the Bettendorf Presbyterian Church.  Family will receive friends from 2:00 to 3:00 pm today at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington prior to graveside services at Elm Grove Cemetery.  A memorial has been established to Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House and Camp Wyoming.

Lorene Crone

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 2:29 pm

Celebration of Life Services for 92 year old Lorene Crone of Washington will be held 10:00 a.m. Friday (11/19) at the Jones – Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will begin 12:00 p.m. Thursday at the Jones – Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Interment will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery. Memorials have been established to Hospice of Washington County, West Chester United Methodist Church and the United Presbyterian Home.

Rubye Walker

Posted: Monday, November 15th, 2010 at 2:51 pm

Funeral Services for 78 year old Rubye Walker of Lone Tree will be 1pm on Wednesday at the Sorden – Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 to 7pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery.

Donna Eden

Posted: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 8:17 pm

Funeral Services for 78 year old Donna Eden of Columbus Junction will be at 11:00 Tuesday (11/16) morning at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Visitation precedes the funeral Tuesday (11/16) from 9 – 11am at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Burial will be held in the Columbus City Cemetery.

Paul Swift

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 11:17 am

A time of gathering and visitation for 65 year old Paul Swift of West Chester will be held from 5 – 7 pm Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington.  Calling hours will begin at 12:00 pm Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  Private family internment will take place in Elm Grove Cemetery at a later date.  A general memorial has been established.

Lucille Francis (Simmons) Sobaski

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 10:18 am

Funeral Mass for Lucille Francis (Simmons) Sobaski, 78, of Brighton, will be held at 10:30 AM Tuesday, at Saints Joseph and Cabrini Catholic Church in Brighton. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery in East Pleasant Plain. Family visitation will be from 4– 7 p.m. Monday at Saints Joseph and Cabrini Catholic Church with Prayers for a Christian Wake to follow at 7 p.m. Memorials to St. Joseph Cemetery, Brighton Volunteer First Responders or to the American Cancer Society may be left at the church or mailed to the family at 3245 Dogwood Avenue, Brighton, IA-52540

Margaret Swailes

Posted: Thursday, November 11th, 2010 at 4:42 pm

Funeral Services for 87 year old Margaret Swailes of Riverside will be at 2pm Saturday at the Sorden-Lewis home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside. Visitation will be tomorrow (11/12) from 4-8pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation services in Riverside. Burial will be in the Riverside Public Cemetery.

Mary Alice Ray

Posted: Wednesday, November 10th, 2010 at 5:27 pm

Funeral Services for 80 year old Mary Alice Ray of Washington will be held at 10:30am Friday(11/12) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will begin at noon on tomorrow (11/11) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Family Visitation will be from 5 to 7pm tomorrow. Memorial Services will also be held in conjunction with Evensong Services 6:30pm Sunday (11/14) at the United Presbyterian Home. A memorial has been established to the Washington Public Library.

Roger Westendorf

Posted: Sunday, November 7th, 2010 at 5:54 pm

Celebration of Life Services for 61-year-old Roger Westendorf of Keota, will be held at 11:00 Tuesday (11/9) morning at the United Church of Faith in Keota. Visitation will be from 4 until 8pm tomorrow (11/8) at the church. A memorial fund has been established for the United Church of Faith.

Rubie Raben

Posted: Sunday, November 7th, 2010 at 7:20 am

Funeral services for 99-year-old Rubie Raben of Lone Tree will be held at 2:00 Thursday (11/11) afternoon at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney. Burial will be at Garrett Cemetery near Delta. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home. A general memorial fund has been established.

Mahlon A. Miller

Posted: Saturday, November 6th, 2010 at 4:02 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Mahlon A. Miller of Kalona will be at 10 Tuesday (11/9) morning at the Sunnyside Conservative Mennonite Church in Kalona. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery in rural Kalona. Visitation will be from 2-8 pm on Monday (11/8) at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona where the family will greet friends from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. A memorial has been established for Sunnyside Conservative Mennonite Church Missions.

Leah Herring

Posted: Saturday, November 6th, 2010 at 4:01 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Leah Herring of Lone Tree will be at 10:00 Wednesday (11/10) morning at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Hills. Burial will take place at the St. Stanislaus in rural Hills. Visitation will be held at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree from 4-7 pm on Tuesday (11/9) with a prayer service at 7.