Funeral Service Announcements

Patricia Moore

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 4:11 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 75 year old Patricia Moore of Sigourney will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney. Burial will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sigourney. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.  A memorial fund has been established for Keokuk County Hospice. Condolences may be e-mailed at www.powellfuneralhomes.comunder obituaries. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney is handling the arrangements.

Marie Elizabeth Knupp

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 3:57 pm
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Celebration of life services for 90 year old Marie Elizabeth Darbyshire Knupp of Washington will be held at 2pm Wednesday at the Jones and Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 10am Wednesday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends from 1 until the time of service. Private family interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington, Iowa.  Memorials have been established to the Washington Community Y or Washington County Relay for Life.  Online condolences may be sent for Marie’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com

L.D. “Joe” Hollingsworth

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 3:55 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 72 year old L.D. “Joe” Hollingsworth of Sigourney will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the Sigourney United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Monday at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney.   A general memorial fund has been established. Condolences may be e-mailed at www.powellfuneralhomes.com under obituaries. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney is handling the arrangements.

Milton Miller

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 3:55 pm

Funeral services for 73 year old Milton Miller of Keokuk, formerly of Kalona, will be held Sunday at 2:00 pm at the Fairview Mennonite Church. Visitation is tomorrow from 4-7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. A general memorial fund has been established. The Peterseim Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Rodney “Ron” Groff

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2012 at 8:46 am

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Funeral Services for 69 year old Rodney “Ron” Groff of Wellman are 10:30am Saturday at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.  Burial will be in the Wellman Cemetery.  Visitation is from 2-8pm tomorrow at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.  A memorial fund has been established for the Wellman Fire Department and Wellman Ambulance.

Ronald Schultz

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 at 2:15 pm

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Graveside service for 69 year old Ronald ”Schultzee” Schultz of Mt Pleasant formerly of Ainsworth are being held Friday morning at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth beginning at 11. Visitation will be held Thursday from noon until 7PM at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington, where the family will greet friends from 5-7PM.

Delores Honts

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 at 5:59 pm

Funeral Services for 74 year-old Delores Honts of Muscatine will be at 1pm on Friday at the George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Muscatine.

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Judy Costas

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 7:21 pm

Funeral Services for 71 year old Judy Costas of Muscatine are at 10:00 Thursday (12/13) morning at the George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Service.  Burial will be at the Drury Reynolds Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday (12/12) from 5 to 8pm at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Following the interment, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Community Room. The Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services is handling the arrangements.

Richard Snakenberg

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 11:03 pm

Funeral Mass for 57 year-old Richard “Rick” Snakenberg of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Harper will be at 10:30am Tuesday at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota.

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Robert Gonowski

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 7:21 pm

Graveside Services for 72 year-old Robert Gonowski of Riverside will be at 2pm on Saturday (12/15) at the Riverside Public Cemetery.

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John L. Fisher

Posted: Tuesday, December 4th, 2012 at 5:03 pm

Funeral Services for 92 year old John L. Fisher of Wellman are 10:30 AM Friday at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Wellman.  Burial will be at 1:00 PM on Friday in the Wellman Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 4-6 PM on Thursday at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman where a  Rosary service will be held at 5:30 PM.

Marjorie Ruth (Benson) Longer

Posted: Tuesday, December 4th, 2012 at 11:02 am

Celebration of Life Services for 88 year old Marjorie Ruth Longer of Washington, will be held at 1:00pm Friday (12/7) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington. The family will receive friends at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home from 11:00 am until 1:00pm Friday (12/7) before the Service. Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for Prairie Flower Baptist Church or Iowa City Hospice. Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Barbara Jean Herdliska

Posted: Monday, December 3rd, 2012 at 5:19 pm
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Private Family Services for 87 year old Barbara Jean Herdliska of Washington, will be held at a later date. Memorials may be sent to the Meals on Wheels Program or to Paws and More Animal Shelter in Washington. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.

Fannie VanSant

Posted: Monday, December 3rd, 2012 at 1:55 pm
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Funeral services for 92 year old Fannie VanSant of Mt Pleasant, formerly of Coppock will be held Friday, December 7th at 10:30am at the Cottonwood United Methodist Church in rural Wayland.

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Carolyn Troyer

Posted: Sunday, December 2nd, 2012 at 11:17 am

Memorial Services for 65 year old Carolyn Troyer of Kalona, formerly of Iowa City, are 11:00 a.m. Tuesday (12/4) at the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Coralville.  

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Mary Jane Kerkove Kerber

Posted: Saturday, December 1st, 2012 at 9:04 pm

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Funeral Mass for 80 year-old Mary Jane Kerkove Kerber of Sigourney will be at 10:30am  Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sigourney.

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James F. Flander

Posted: Thursday, November 29th, 2012 at 6:05 am

Memorial Mass for 82 year old James F. Flander of Washington, formerly of Keota, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday (12/3) at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Burial will be at Holy Trinity Cemeteries – St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday (12/2) at Powell Funeral Home in Keota, where there will be a wake service at 6:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at Halcyon House in Washington at a later date.  A memorial fund has been established for Holy Trinity Cemeteries or the Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is caring for Jim and his family. Condolences may be e-mailed at www.powellfuneralhomes.com under obituaries.

Michael Fritz

Posted: Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 at 8:22 pm

Private Family Services for 63 year old Michael Fritz of Washington, will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be sent for Michael’s family through www.jonesfh.com . Jones & Eden Funeral Home is assisting in the arrangements.

Margaret E. Hammer

Posted: Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 at 8:10 pm

Celebration of Life Services for 90 year old Margaret E. Hammer of Washington, will be held at 10:30 Friday (11/30) morning at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington. General calling hours are from 9:30 until 10:30am Friday (11/30) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Interment will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. A Memorial has been established for Hospice of Washington County. Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Neal R. Lampkin

Posted: Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 at 8:08 pm

Celebration of Life Services for 82 year old Neal R. Lampkin of Washington will be held at 2:00 Friday afternoon at the United Methodist Church in Washington. Visitation begins at noon Thursday at the Jones & Eden Funeral Homes in Washington where a Masonic Lodge Service will be held at 5:30pm. The family will received friends from 6:00 until 8:00pm Thursday evening at Jones & Eden Funeral Home and from 1:00 until 2:00 pm Friday afternoon at the United Methodist Church. A private family interment will immediately follow at Elm Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to a scholarship for a graduating Senior of Washington High School in the name of Neal R. Lampkin, Character Award. Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.