Funeral Service Announcements

James Paulding

Posted: Sunday, March 14th, 2010 at 4:50 pm

Funeral services for 100 year old James Paulding of Conesville will be held at 11 AM Wednesday morning (3/17) at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services.  Burial will be in the Indian Creek Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Tuesday (3/16) from 5-7 PM at the funeral home.  A luncheon will follow the service at the Columbus Junction American Legion.

Shirley A. Rath

Posted: Saturday, March 13th, 2010 at 11:35 am

Celebration of life services for 53 year old Shirley A. Rath of Kalona are at 10:30 Monday morning at the Kalona Mennonite Church. Burial is in Aspen Grove Cemetery in Burlington at 3:00 PM. Visitation is tomorrow from 1-8 PM at Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Family will greet friends from 1-4. Memorials are for the Tall Grass Prairie Center at the University of Northern Iowa Hospice.

Lorene Cox

Posted: Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 at 7:49 am

Funeral services for 85 year old Lorene M. Cox of Washington are at 10:30 Thursday (3/11) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation opens at noon tomorrow (3/10) at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 5-7 that evening. A general memorial has been established.

Dorothy Fischer

Posted: Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 at 7:45 am

Funeral services for 98 year old Dorothy Fischer of Sigourney will be held at 10:00 Thursday (3/11) morning at the Sigourney Christian Church. Burial is at Garrett Cemetery near Delta. Visitation is from 4-8 tomorrow (3/10) night at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney. A memorial fund has been established for the Sigourney Christian Church and Keokuk County 4-H.

Ruth Green

Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 at 11:55 am

Funeral services for 94 year old Ruth Green of Oregon, formerly of Sigourney, are at 11:00 Friday (3/12) morning at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney. Interment is at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sigourney. Visitation is from 10:00 until service time Friday morning. Memorials have been established to Adventist Health Hospice of Portland, Oregon.

Shriley E. Hahn

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 4:15 pm

Funeral services for 74 year old Shirley E. Hahn of Washington will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Hillsboro Cemetery at a later date in Hillsboro, Iowa. Visitation begins at noon Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 that evening. A memorial has been established to First Baptist Church, Lending Hands, Washington County Hospice or the M. L. McCreedy Home.

Helen M. Owen

Posted: Thursday, March 4th, 2010 at 2:46 pm

Services are pending for 91 year old Helen M. Owen of Washington. Arrangements are being handled by Jones Eden Funeral Home.

Lucille K. Statler

Posted: Thursday, March 4th, 2010 at 12:31 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Lucille K. Statler of Washington are at 1:30 Saturday afternoon at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon Friday at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 6-8 Friday night. A memorial has been established to the United Presbyterian Home.

Jimmy D. Litwiller Sr.

Posted: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 at 2:26 pm

Funeral services for 74 year old Jimmy D. Litwiller Sr. of Carlisle, formerly of Wellman are at 10:30 Friday (3/5) morning at Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Burial is at Wellman Cemetery. Visitation is tomorrow (3/4) afternoon from 2-8 pm at the funeral home. Family will be present from 4-8. A general memorial has been established.

Thomas E. Jones

Posted: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 at 12:54 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Thomas E. Jones of Washington, formerly of Crawfordsville are at 10:30 am Monday, March 15 at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Burial is at Cambrian Cemetery in Rural Columbus Junction. Visitation is opens at 11:00 am Sunday, March 14 at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 2-4 that afternoon.

Lucille Werning

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 12:16 pm

Memorial Mass for 89 year old Lucille Werning, formerly of Keota, are 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 4, 2010, at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Burial of cremated remains will be in Holy Trinity Cemeteries – St. Mary Catholic Cemetery in Keota. Visitation is from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 4, 2010, at the church. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Dementia Foundation, Alzheimer’s Association, American Heart Association, or Holy Trinity Parish.

Harry L. Thomas

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 12:13 pm

Harry L. Thomas, 63, of Richland, died at his home following an illness. Harry requested cremation.  The family will greet friends and share refreshments from 12:30-1:30 P.M. at the Lake Darling Lodge in Lake Darling State Park on Sunday February 28, 2010, followed by an informal time for friends and family to share stories and memories.  Memorials to the Arbor Day Foundation may be left at the Lodge or mailed to the family, in care of, Molly Yates, 3813 Linwood Avenue, Royal Oak, MI, 48073.  Gould Funeral Home in Richland is assisting with arrangements.

Mildred Wade

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010 at 5:50 pm

Funeral services for 94 year old Mildred Wade of Wellman are 10:30am Friday (2/26) at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Burial will be in the Wellman Cemetery on Friday (2/26). Visitation is 2-6pm on Thursday (2/25) at the Powell Funeral Home with the family present from 4-6pm. Memorials have been established to Asbury United Methodist Church and Washington County Hospice in Mildred Wade’s name.

Myrna Larkin

Posted: Thursday, February 18th, 2010 at 9:37 pm

Funeral services for 66 year old Myrna Larkin of Wayland, formerly of Columbus Junction, will be held at 10:30 AM Tuesday (2/23) at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Visitation will be on Monday (2/22) from 4 to 7:30 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Columbus City Cemetery. A memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Jack McFarland

Posted: Thursday, February 18th, 2010 at 12:36 pm

Funeral services for 77 year old Jack McFarland of Ainsworth are at 10:00 Saturday (2/20) morning at Ainsworth Community Church. Burial is at Oregon Township Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon tomorrow (2/19) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Family visitation is from 5-8 that evening. A memorial has been established to Marr Park.

Betty Tadlock

Posted: Thursday, February 18th, 2010 at 11:37 am

Funeral services for 85 year old Betty Tadlock of Wellman are at 10:00 Saturday (2/20) morning at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Burial is in Wellman Cemetery. Visitation is from 9:00 until service time Saturday.

Peggy Blosser

Posted: Thursday, February 18th, 2010 at 11:37 am

Celebration of life service for 67 year old Peggy Blosser of Iowa City is Saturday (2/20) afternoon at 1:30 at the East Union Mennonite Church in rural Kalona. Visitation is tomorrow (2/19) afternoon from 1-8 at Petersiem Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial is in East Union Cemetery.

Ina Francis Sasseen

Posted: Monday, February 15th, 2010 at 12:18 pm

Funeral services for 88 year old Ina Francis Sasseen of Packwood are tomorrow (2/16) morning at Gould Funeral Home in Richland. Burial is in Packwood Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home opens at 3:00 this afternoon (2/15). Family will be present from 5:30 to 7:00. Memorials are to Packwood First Responders or the Packwood Volunteer Fire Department.

James Robert McFarland

Posted: Sunday, February 14th, 2010 at 8:30 pm

Funeral services for 52 year old James Robert McFarland of Ainsworth will be held at 11AM Tuesday (2/16) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial with military honors will take place at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth. Visitation will begin at 9AM Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with the family present from 9-11AM Tuesday. A general memorial has been established.

Martin Boller

Posted: Sunday, February 14th, 2010 at 11:08 am

Funeral services for 85 year old Martin Boller of Kalona is Monday (12/15) morning at 10:30 at the East Union Mennonite Church, rural Kalona.  Visitation is today (12/14) from 3-7pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  A memorial has bee established to the Pleasantview Home in Kalona.