Funeral Service Announcements

Clayton J. Sexton

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 11:45 am

Celebration of life services for 83 year old Clayton J. Sexton of Riverside are 11:00 am Saturday at the Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Iowa City, with visitation preceding the service at 10am and also on Friday from 2 to 7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial will be in the Riverside Public Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Iowa City Hospice or the family’s choice.

Roman J. Gevock

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:18 am

Funeral services for 87 year old Roman J. Gevock of rural Brighton are Friday at 10:00 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church in East Pleasant Plain. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. The Family will greet friends Thursday from 3 to 8:30 pm at the church. Memorials for Brighton Volunteer First Responders or The Evelyn Gevock Memorial Scholarship may be sent to the funeral home.

Heidi Kaufman

Posted: Sunday, July 4th, 2010 at 8:07 pm

Services for 79 year old Heidi Kaufman of Washington are Thursday at 10:30 am at St. James Catholic Church, with burial in the Crawfordsville Cemetery. Visitation will be tomorrow from noon to 8 pm at the Jones Eden Funeral Home, with the family present from 6 to 8. A memorial has been established to Living With Blindness.

Lester L. Butterbaugh

Posted: Sunday, July 4th, 2010 at 8:06 pm

Memorial services for 96 year old Lester L. Butterbaugh of Wellman, Iowa will be held at 4:00 pm Friday, July 9th, at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will be held at 3:00 pm to 4:00 Friday at Jones-Eden funeral Home. Family visitation will be 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Friday. A memorial has been established to Amenity Hospice, Washington County All Veterans Memorial, and Washington County Rescue.

Jason Marner

Posted: Friday, July 2nd, 2010 at 2:00 pm

Celebration of life services for 22 year old Jason Marner of Harrisonburg, Virginia, formally of Brighton, will beat  6pm Wednesday at Iowa Mennonite School.  Burial will be prior to the service at 4:30pm at the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 1 to 6pm on Tuesday at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington with the family present from 6 to 8, and again Wednesday from noon to 4pm at Iowa Mennonite School with family present from 2 to 4.  Memorials have been designated to Iowa Mennonite School and Crook Creek Christian Camp.

Shelby Fankhauser

Posted: Friday, July 2nd, 2010 at 1:59 pm

Funeral services for 54 year old Shelby Frankhauser of Columbus City will be at 2 pm on Monday, July 5th, at the home of Shirley Cupps, 2304 Columbus Street in Columbus City. The family will receive friends following the service.

Marie Snyder

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:41 pm

Celebration of Life services for 90 year old Marie Snyder of Atrium Village, formerly of Kalona is Saturday (7/3) morning at 10:30 at the Kalona United Methodist Church.  Visitation is Friday (7/2) evening from 4 to 7 at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  Burial is in the Sharon Hill Cemetery in Kalona.  A general memorial fund has been established.

Jacob B. “Jake” Shafer

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 12:21 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Jacob B. “Jake” Shafer of Mt. Pleasant, formerly of Fairfield, are Saturday at 10:30 am at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant.  Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Fairfield. Visitation is from Noon to 8 PM on Friday at the Kimzey Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant with the family present from 5 to 7pm.

James Marsh

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 12:53 pm

Funeral Services for 86 year old James “Jim” Marsh of Washington will be Thursday morning at 10:30 at the United Methodist Church in Washington. The Beatty Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Burial will be in Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will be held tomorrow from noon until 7PM at the Beatty Funeral Home with the family present from 4-7pm. A memorial fund has been established for the Washington County Historical Society.

Twyla Burdene Baker

Posted: Monday, June 28th, 2010 at 12:16 pm

Funeral services for 88 year old Twyla Burdene Baker of Lone Tree will be Friday (7/2) at 1pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Visitation will be Friday (7/2) morning at 11 until 1pm.  Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetary.

Kenneth Spanier

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 7:44 am

Celebration of Life services for 87 year old Kenneth Spanier of Richland will be held tomorrow morning at 10:30 at the Gould Funeral Home in Richland. Visitation will be at the funeral home at 4:00 this afternoon with the family present from 7 – 8:30 p.m. A general memorial has been established and can be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family.

Katherine Rogness

Posted: Thursday, June 24th, 2010 at 10:44 am

Burial for 93 year old Katherine Rogness will be at a later date at Hills of Rest Memorial Park in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  A memorial has been established to Camp Courageous.

Georgia “Gigi” Riley

Posted: Thursday, June 24th, 2010 at 6:30 am

Memorial Services for 47 year old Georgia “Gigi” Riley of Lone Tree is Tuesday (6/29) at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Visitation is Tuesday (6/29) from 4 to 7pm at the Funeral Home.  Scattering of remains will be held at a later date.

Judith Ann Homan

Posted: Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010 at 12:17 pm

Funeral services for 68 year old Judith Ann Homan of Wayland will be Friday at the Independent Bible Church in Wayland.  Visitation will be tomorrow from 6-8pm at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.  A memorial fund has been established for the Calvary Baptist Academy.

Robert Lankford

Posted: Sunday, June 20th, 2010 at 5:25 pm

Funeral services for Robert Lankford of Brighton will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday, June 24 at Gould Funeral Home in Richland.  Burial will be in Richland Friends Cemetery.  Visitation begins at Gould  Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, June 23 with the family present 6-8:00 P.M.  General memorials may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family.

Dorothy L. Curtis

Posted: Friday, June 18th, 2010 at 8:42 pm

Funeral services for 74 year old Dorothy L. Curtis of Crawfordsville are Tuesday (6/22) morning at 10:30 at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.  Private family service is at the Crawfordsville Cemetery in Crawfordsville.  Visitation is at noon on Monday (6/21) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.  Family visitation is from 6 to 8pm Monday (6/21).  A memorial has been established to Cystic Fibrosis Association.

Dorothy L. Curtis

Posted: Friday, June 18th, 2010 at 1:16 pm

Funeral services for 74 year old Dorothy L. Curtis of Crawfordsville are pending at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

Amy Brenneman

Posted: Monday, June 14th, 2010 at 7:29 pm

Funeral Services for 102 year old Amy Brenneman of Lone Tree will be at 11:00 tomorrow (6/16) morning at the United Presbyterian Church in Lone Tree. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery. Visitation is tomorrow (6/16) morning from 9:30 – 11:00 at the United Presbyterian Church in Lone Tree.

Winnie Marshall

Posted: Monday, June 14th, 2010 at 10:49 am

Funeral Services for 92 year old Winnie Marshall of Washington will be held Friday (6/18) morning at 10:30 at the United Presbyterian Church. Burial will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will begin at noon Thursday (6/17) at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Family visitation from 6 – 8 that evening. A memorial has been established for the United Presbyterian Home and United Presbyterian Church.

Larry G. Cohenour

Posted: Monday, June 14th, 2010 at 10:48 am

Funeral services for 69 year old Larry G. Cohenour of Brighton will be 1pm Wednesday (6/16) at the Pedrick Funeral Home in Douds. Burial will be in the Aspen Grove Cemetery. Visitation begins at 3:00 Tuesday (6/15) afternoon at the funeral home with family present 5-7pm.  In lieu of memorials, the family asks that friends commit a random act of kindness as was Larry’s custom.