Funeral Service Announcements

Marian Downing

Posted: Thursday, July 15th, 2010 at 12:18 pm

Memorial services for 84 year old Marian Downing of Sigourney will be Saturday at 10:30 am at Hope Lutheran Church in Sigourney, with visitation preceding the service at 9:30. Burial will be at West Union at a later date, and memorials have been established to the Iowa Retired School Personnel Association.

Mildred Meyer

Posted: Tuesday, July 13th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Funeral services for 104 year old Mildred Meyer of Wayland are Thursday at 10:30 am at the Wayland Mennonite Church with private family burial prior to the service at North Hill Cemetery.  Visitation is tomorrow from Noon to 8pm at the Wayland Mennonite Church with the family present from 6-8.  A memorial has been established to Iowa Hospice.

Myrl Levitt

Posted: Tuesday, July 13th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Funeral services for 93 year old Myrl Levitt of Washington are Saturday at 10:30 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Washington with burial at Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will be Friday from Noon to 8, with the family present from 6 to 8pm.  Memorials have been established to the United Presbyterian Home and the United Presbyterian Church.

Verda Mae Asbury

Posted: Thursday, July 8th, 2010 at 10:43 pm

Funeral services for 85 year old Verda Mae Asbury of Washington will be held Saturday, July 10 at 2 p.m. at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at Aspen Grove Cemetery in Burlington. Visitation begins at noon on Friday, July 9 with family visitation from 6 to 8 that evening (7/9). A memorial has been established to Pleasantview Home in Kalona.

Lisa Schneider

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 10:28 pm

Funeral services for 49 year old Lisa Schneider of Wapello are 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 9 at 10:30 a.m. at Stacy Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thurs., July 8 at the Stacy-Lewis Home. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery. A general memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Teresa Rotenburger

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 3:43 pm

Funeral Services for 89 year old Teresa Rotenburger formerly of Riverside is Friday afternoon at 3:00 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside.  Burial is in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery.  Memorials may be directed to Iowa City Hospice.

Kathy Wiley

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 11:46 am

Services for 72 year old Kathy Wiley of Washington are Friday at 10:30 am at the United Presbyterian Church, with burial in the Elm Gove Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday from noon to 8pm at the Jones Eden Funeral home, with the family present from 6 to 8. A memorial has been established to the United Presbyterian Church.

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.