Funeral Service Announcements

Lydia F. Lacey

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:48 am

Funeral services for 88 year old Lydia F. Lacey of Muscatine are 10:30 am Monday (10/25) at the Geo M. Wittich Lewis Home For Funeral and Cremation Services with burial in the Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday (10/24) from 2 to 5 pm at the funeral home.

Lorna Cordwell Shepherd

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 12:22 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Lorna Cordwell Shepherd of Ainsworth are Saturday (10/23) at 10:30 am at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with burial in Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation is Friday (10/22) at Noon at the funeral home with family present from 6 to 8 pm.  A memorial has been established to Restoration of Strawbridge-Shepherd House in Springfield, Illinois, or Washington County Hospice.

Dale D. Bower

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 11:46 am

Funeral services for 93 year old Dale D. Bower of Oskaloosa, formerly of Washington, are Friday (10/22) morning at 10:30 at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington with burial in the Elm Grove Cemetery with full military honors.  Visitation is Thursday (10/21) at Noon at the funeral home with family present from 6 to 7:30.  A memorial has been established to the First Assemble of God Church.

Lorna Shepherd

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 11:45 am

Services are pending for 86 year old Lorna Shepherd of Ainsworth at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.

Estella Luers

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 9:51 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Estella Luers of Keota will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday (10/21), at Bethel United Methodist Church in rural Sigourney. Burial will be at Bethel Cemetery across from the church. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on tomorrow (10/20), at Powell Funeral Home in Keota.  A memorial fund has been established for Bethel United Methodist Church.

Dale D. Bower

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 12:12 pm

Funeral services for 93 year old Dale D. Bower of Oskaloosa, formerly of Washington, are pending at the Beatty Funeral Home.

Grace Grosscup

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 12:10 pm

Funeral services for 98 year old Grace Grosscup of Washington, formerly Columbus City, are tomorrow (10/19) at 2 PM at the Stacey Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction with visitation tomorrow (10/10) at the funeral home from 1 PM until service time.  Burial will be in Columbus City Cemetery.

Duane Russell Brock

Posted: Sunday, October 17th, 2010 at 11:51 am

Memorial services for 84 year old Duane Russell Brock of Washington will be held at 6:30 pm today at the United Presbyterian Home in conjunction with evening song services.  Burial will be in the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Morrill, Nebraska at 1:30 pm on Friday.  A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County or the United Presbyterian Home.

Mary Baker

Posted: Friday, October 15th, 2010 at 11:46 am

Funeral services for 98 year old Mary Baker of The Villages, Florida, formerly of Washington, will be Monday (10/18) at 11 AM at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with burial in Schrock Cemetery in rural Washington. Visitation is 9 AM Monday (10/18) until service time. A memorial has been established to The Villages Cornerstone Hospice House.

Charles “Charlie” G. Stumpf

Posted: Thursday, October 14th, 2010 at 3:18 pm

The Funeral Mass for 75 year old Charles “Charlie” G. Stumpf will be Monday (10/18) at 10:30am at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church Catholic Cemetery in rural Richmond.  Visitation will be held Sunday (1017) from 3 – 7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona where a Prayer service will be held at 7pm.

Frances Eleanor Mehaffy

Posted: Thursday, October 14th, 2010 at 12:23 pm

Celebration of life services for 86 year old Frances Eleanor Mehaffy of Kalona are 2 pm Saturday (10/16) at the Shiloh Church in Kalona with burial in the Shiloh Cemetery.  Visitation is tomorrow (10/15) at the Peterseim Funeral Home from 4 to 8 pm.

Lois Richardson

Posted: Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 4:48 pm

Funeral Services for 85 Year Old Lois Richardson of Washington will be held 1:30pm Friday (10/15) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will be from noon to 7pm at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with family present from 5 to 7pm. A Prayer Service will be held at 6pm Thursday at the Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County, Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund, or St. James School

William L. “Bill” Moore

Posted: Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 12:18 pm

Funeral Services for 72 year old William L. “Bill” Moore of Sigourney are pending at the Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney.

Barbara Shearer

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 12:21 pm

Memorial services for 91 year old Barbara Shearer of Washington are Sunday (10/17) at the Washington United Methodist Church with burial in the Elm Grove Cemetery at a later date.  Family will receive friends following the service at the church.  A memorials has been established for Arbor House at Halcyon House and Camp Reece.

Helen H. Emde

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 12:20 pm

Services for 96 year old Helen H. Emde of Wellman are on Saturday (10/16) at 2pm at the Pleasant Hill Church in Joetown.  Burial will follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Joetown.  The family will greet friends from 1-2pm at the church.

Minnie Harriet Maxwell

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 12:19 pm

Funeral services for 102 year old Minnie Harriet Maxwell of Washington are 2 pm Wednesday (10/13) at the Washington United Methodist Church with burial in Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation is tomorrow (10/12) from Noon to 7 PM at the Jones Eden Funeral Home, with the family present from 1 to 2 PM Wednesday (10/13) at the church.  A memorial has been established for the Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund and the United Methodist Church Elevator Fund.

Barbara Shearer

Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 at 11:08 am

Services are pending for 91 year old Barbara Shearer of Washington. The Jones-Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Dorthy Jean Lauer

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 4:12 pm

Memorial Services for 86 year old Dorthy Jean Lauer of Swedesburg are 11am on Saturday (10/9) at the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church. The family will meet with friends from 10 to 11 am on Saturday before the service. A memorial has been established for the Iowa City Hospice.

Ivy Jane Yoder

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 8:18 am

Celebrations of life services for 17 month old Ivy Jane Yoder of Kalona are 11 am Monday (10/11) at the East Union Mennonite Church in rural Kalona. Visitation is Sunday (10/10) frp, 3 to 7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. A general memorial has been established.

Ernest Haifley

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:49 am

Services for 79 year old Ernest Haifley of West Chester will be at 11am Saturday (10/9) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will be Saturday starting at 9am. Family will be present from 10 to 11am. Military honors will be conducted in conjunction with the Memorial Service at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. A general memorial has been established.