Funeral Service Announcements

Celesta Mast

Posted: Monday, September 27th, 2010 at 6:55 am

Celebration of life services for 92 year old Celesta Mast of Kalona are 10:30 am tomorrow (9/28) at the Fairview Conservative Mennonite Church in rural Kalona with burial in the church cemetery.  Visitation is this afternoon (9/27) at the church from 3 to 5 and 6-8 pm.  A memorial has been established for Hospice of Washington County or Fairview Church.

Donald Wolfe

Posted: Saturday, September 25th, 2010 at 9:11 pm

Funeral Services for 63 year old Donald Wolfe of Conesville will be held at 10:30am, Wednesday Sept 29th at the Jones Eden Funeral home in Washington. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetary at a later date. Visitation will begin at 12:00pm Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00pm Tuesday Evening. A memorial can be made to Ducks Unlimited or to a general memorial.

Helen H. Emde

Posted: Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 at 4:16 pm

Services for 96 year old Helen H. Emde of Wellman are on Saturday October 16th 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.

Peggy Lee Sobaski

Posted: Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 at 12:05 pm

A funeral mass for 52 year old Peggy Lee Sobaski of Richland are 10:00 A.M. Saturday ( 9/25 ) at Saints Joseph & Cabrini Church in Richland with burial in Hillcrest Cemetery in Brighton.  The family will be present for visitation tomorrow ( 9/24 ) from 2 to 4 pm and again from 6 to 8 pm at the church.  Memorial gifts can be made to Easter Seals of Iowa  or the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Helen H. Emde

Posted: Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 at 6:52 am

Services for 96 year old Helen H. Emde of Wellman are pending at the Peterseim Funeral Home.

Elvera Lowe

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 4:53 pm

Funeral Services for 86 Year old Elvera Lowe of Muscatine will be at 10am on Saturday (9/25) at Geo. M. Wittech-Lewis Funeral home in Muscatine. Visitation is at the Geo M. Wittech-Lewis Funeral Home in Muscatine Friday from 4-7pm. Burial will be at Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery. A memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Martha E. Walker

Posted: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 3:44 pm

Graveside Services for 84 year old Martha E. Walker will be held at 2pm Saturday (9/25) at the Crawfordsville Cemetery in Crawfordsville.

Ferne Beatrice Carr

Posted: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 3:43 pm

Graveside Services for 88 Year Old Ferne Beatrice Carr of Washington will be held at 10am on Friday September 24th at the West Chester Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Jones Eden Funeral Home beginning at noon on Thursday September 23rd Family will be present from 6-8pm on Thursday. A Memorial has been established to the American Cancer Society

Roger O’Brien, Jr.

Posted: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 8:17 am

Celebration of life services for 40 year old Roger O’Brien, Jr. of Washington are tomorrow ( 9/22 ) morning at 10 at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  Visitation is this evening ( 9/21) from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home.

Randy L. Hamburg

Posted: Monday, September 20th, 2010 at 11:56 am

Services are pending for 45 year old Randy L. Hamburg of Brighton at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.

Margaret Olsen

Posted: Sunday, September 19th, 2010 at 6:37 pm

Funeral services for 93 year old Margaret I. Olsen of Washington are Tuesday (9/21) afternoon at 1:30 at Jones – Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the West Branch Cemetery in West Branch Tuesday afternoon at 4:00. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with family visitation will be 12:00 – 1:30 pm Tuesday. A memorial has been established to Palliative Care Unit.

Doris Marie Pool

Posted: Sunday, September 19th, 2010 at 1:53 pm

Funeral services for 89 year old Doris Marie Pool of Crawfordsville are Wednesday (9/22)  morning at 10:30 at United Church of Crawfordsville. Burial will take place at the Humeston Cemetery in Humeston at 3:00 Wednesday afternoon. Visitation will begin at 9:30 Wednesday morning at the United Church of Crawfordsville; family visitation will be 9:30 – 10:30 Wednesday at United Church of Crawfordsville. A memorial has been established to United Church of Crawfordsville.

Alta Swartzendruber

Posted: Thursday, September 16th, 2010 at 10:29 am

Celebration of Life services for 91 year old Alta Swartzendruber of Kalona are tomorrow (9/17) at 11 am at the Sunnyside Conservative Mennonite Church in Kalona with a private burial prior to the service.  Visitation is this afternoon (9/16) from 2 to 8 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home with the family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8.  A memorial has been established for the Sunnyside Mennonite Church or Pleasantview Home.

Frank G. Mann

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 12:17 pm

Graveside services for 96 year old Frank G. Mann of Washington are Thursday (9/16) at 1 pm at Hillside Cemetery in St. Charles, Minnesota. Visitation is tomorrow (9/15) from Noon to 6 pm at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to Paws and More Animal Shelter, Shriner’s Childrens Hospital or Washington County Hospice.

Camelia “Cammie” Yoder

Posted: Saturday, September 11th, 2010 at 11:36 am

Celebration of life services for Camelia “Cammie” Yoder, 61 of Kalona are Tuesday September 14th at 10am at the High Point City Church in rural Iowa City.  Burial will be in the Sharon Hill Cemetery in Kalona.  Visitation is Monday at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona with family present from 2-4 and 6-8.  A general memorial fund has been established.

Marcella D. Wenger Atkinson

Posted: Friday, September 10th, 2010 at 12:25 pm

Memorial services for 87 year old Marcella D. Wenger Atkinson of Washington are 4pm Tuesday (9/14) at Immanuel Lutheran Church, with family present to greet friends before the funeral from 3 to 4.  Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery in Titonka, Iowa at a later date.  A memorial has been established to Hospice organizations.

Earl Martin

Posted: Thursday, September 9th, 2010 at 12:38 pm

Services for 84 year old Earl Martin of Columbus Junction are at 2pm Saturday (9/11) at the Stacy Lewis Home For Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction with burial in the Columbus City Cemetery.  Visitation will precede the funeral Saturday (9/11) at 1pm.  A memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Neal Roth

Posted: Wednesday, September 8th, 2010 at 9:00 am

Celebration of life services for Neal N. Roth, 86 of Wayland are Friday (9/10) at 10:30am at the Victory Fellowship Church in Brighton.  A private graveside service will be held prior to the funeral.  Visitation will be held Thursday (9/9) from noon till 8pm at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington where the family will greet friends from 6-8pm.  A memorial Fund has been established for the Victory Fellowship Church.

LeRoy “Bill” Sieren

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 12:14 pm

Funeral services for 85 LeRoy “Bill” Sieren of Hedrick are Thursday (9/9) at 10:30 a.m. at the Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney with in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation is tomorrow afternoon (9/8) from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home with a wake service at 7:00 p.m.  A memorial fund has been established for Manor House Care Center, Lou Gehrig Foundation, Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, or St. Mary Catholic Church.



Maxine Solomon Ferguson

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 11:12 am

Funeral services for 90 year old Maxine Solomon Ferguson of Owasso, Oklahoma, are Thursday (9/9) at 1:30 pm at the Stacy Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction with burial in the Conesville Cemetery.  Visitation is tomorrow (9/8) afternoon from 4 to 7 at the funeral home.  A memorial has been established for the Alzheimer’s Association.