Funeral Service Announcements

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.

Dale Byerly

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010 at 11:12 am

Funeral Service for 87 year old Dale Byerly of Ainsworth is Monday (11/8) morning at 10:30 at the Ainsworth Community Church.  Burial will take place at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth.  Visitation calling hours will begin at 2:00 Sunday (11/7) afternoon at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  Family will receive friends Sunday evening from 6 to 8:00.  A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County and Ainsworth Community Church.

Betty Ann Carnes

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010 at 11:01 am

Graveside Service for 72 year old Betty Ann Carnes of Phoenix, Arizona is Sunday (11/7) afternoon at 2:00 at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington.  The Jones Eden Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.

Florence Rich

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010 at 11:00 am

Graveside service for 93 year old Florence Rich of Grants Pass, Oregon, formally of Washington, is Friday November 12th (11/12) at 9:30am at the Eicher Cemetery.  Beatty Funeral Home in Washington is assisting with arrangements.

Mary Kathleen Adam Duwa

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 12:21 pm

Funeral Services for 85 year old Mary Kathleen Adam Duwa of Washington are Thursday (11/4) morning at 10:30 at St. James Catholic Church. Burial is at the Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation is at 4:00 tomorrow (11/3) afternoon at St. James Catholic Church. Family visitation is from 5 to 7 tomorrow evening at St. James Church. Prayer service is at 5:00 tomorrow evening at the church. A memorial has been established to St. James Parish & Hospice of Washington County.

James H. “Jim” Godwin

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 9:48 pm

Funeral services for 72 year old James H. “Jim” Godwin of Washington will be held at 10:30 am at the St James Catholic Church in Washington. Burial will take place at Memory Gardens in Iowa City. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with the family present from 6:00-8:00pm Tuesday. A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County or Friends of Lake Darling.

Alice J. Franklin

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 9:47 pm

Funeral services for 94 year old Alice Franklin of Washington will be held at 10:30am Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:30am Monday with the family present from 9:30-10:30 am Monday morning at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to PAWS and More Animal Shelter or charity of donor’s choice.

Clara Anne Pearson

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 8:50 pm

Funeral services for 87 year old Clara Anne Pearson of Washington will be held at 1:30pm Wednesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with the family present from 6:30- 8:00pm. A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County.

Richard D. “Dick” Donaldson

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 11:57 am

Services for 70 year old Richard D. “Dick” Donaldson of Washington are Saturday (10/30) morning at 10:30 at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington with burial in Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation is tomorrow (10/29) at Noon at the funeral home with family present from 6 to 8 pm. A memorial has been established to the Marr Park Conservation Center.

Minnie Turner

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 11:57 am

Celebration of Life Services for 80 year old Minnie Turner of Washington will be held from 7pm to 9m Wednesday (11/3) at the Wagon Wheel in Washington.  Memorials can be directed to the family.

Raymond E. Beck

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 9:46 am

66 year old Raymond E. Beck of Brighton died Tuesday (10/26).  No funeral services are planned at this time.  Memorial gifts to Hospice of Washington County may be sent to the family in Brighton or the Gould Funeral Home.

Richard D. “Dick” Donaldson

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:44 pm

Services are pending for 70 year old Richard D. “Dick” Donaldson of Washington at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

Danny Mann

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:41 pm

Funeral Services for 59 Year old Danny Mann of Washington will be 11 am Friday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will be held from 10am to 11am Friday at the Jones – Eden Funeral home.

Leroy F. Mineart

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 12:12 pm

A funeral mass for 91 year old Leroy F. Mineart is Saturday (10/30) at 10:00 A.M. Saturday at Saints Joseph and Cabrini Church in East Pleasant Plain with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.  Visitation is Friday (10/29) at 4:00 P.M. at the church with the family present from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. with a wake at 7:00.  Memorials to St. Joseph Cemetery may be left at the church or mailed to the family.

Tim Albright

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 8:23 am

Funeral Services for 58 year old Tim J. Albright of Beaman, formerly of Washington, will be at 11am Saturday November 6th at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. Memorials can be made to Iowa river Hospice or ASPCA.