Funeral Service Announcements

Lorraine M. Davis

Posted: Saturday, May 8th, 2010 at 6:51 am

Funeral services for 79 year old Lorraine M. Davis of Amana, formerly of Washington, are at 7:00 Monday (5/10) evening at the Gay and Ciha funeral home in Iowa City. Visitation is from 5:00 until service time Monday. Private family graveside services are at a later date. A memorial fund has been established for Lorraine’s family.

Arlene Shafer

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 11:46 am

Funeral services for 88 year old Arlene Shafer of Fairfield are at 2:00 Monday (5/10) afternoon at the First Lutheran Church in Fairfield. Burial is at Evergreen Cemetery.

Edward W. Greiner

Posted: Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 11:54 am

Funeral Mass for 82 year old Edward W. Greiner of Keota is at 11:00 Saturday (5/8)  morning at St. James Catholic Church in Washington. Burial is at St. Mary Cemetery in Keota. Visitation is from 4-7 Friday (5/7) evening at Powell Funeral Home in Keota. That will be followed by a K.C. Rosary. A general memorial has been established.

Dwight J. Graber

Posted: Tuesday, May 4th, 2010 at 11:55 am

Funeral services for 77 year old Dwight J. Graber of Washington, are at 4:00 Friday (5/7) afternoon at the United Methodist Church. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins at 2:00 Thursday (5/6) afternoon at the church, with family present from 6-8 PM. A memorial has been established to the Diabetes Association and Heart Association.

Dwight Graber

Posted: Monday, May 3rd, 2010 at 4:15 pm

Services are pending or 77 year old Dwight Graber of Washington. The Jones Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Emery H. Miller

Posted: Monday, May 3rd, 2010 at 8:24 am

Funeral services for 78 year old Emery H. Miller of Kalona are at 9:30 Thursday (5/6) morning at the Albert Yoder residence at 5652 Eagle Avenue Southwest in Rural Kalona. Burial is at Brenneman Cemetery in rural Kalona. Visitation is from 1:00 tomorrow (5/4) afternoon, until 4:00 Wednesday (5/5) afternoon at the Everett Miller residence at 1969 Johnson-Washington Road in rural Kalona. And after 6:00 Wednesday evening at the Albert Yoder residence.

Sarah Miller Helmuth

Posted: Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 at 7:07 pm

Funeral Services for 82 year old Sarah Miller Helmuth of Kalona are at 10:00am on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at the Sharon Bethel Church in rural Kalona. Burial will be in the Sharon Bethel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Sharon Bethel Church where the family will be present from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday.

Gladys Rudman

Posted: Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 at 11:55 am

Memorial services for 94 year old Gladys Rudman of Lone Tree will be held at 10:00 Wednesday at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lone Tree.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00 pm with a prayer service at the Sorden-Lewis Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.  Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery.

Rozella Geil

Posted: Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 at 11:55 am

Celebration of Life Services for 84 year old Rozella Geil of Keota is on Thursday morning at 10:30 (5/6), at the United Church of Faith in Keota. Burial of cremated remains will be in Keota Cemetery. Visitation is from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, (5/5) at Powell Funeral Home in Keota. Memorials have been established for Lagos Acres, Wilson Memorial Library or Hospice of Washington County in Rozie’s name.

John Canott

Posted: Saturday, May 1st, 2010 at 5:25 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 89 year old John Canott of Wellman will be Monday (5/3) morning at 10:00 at the Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Wellman. Visitation will be Sunday (5/2) afternoon from 3:00 – 6:00 at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Wellman Cemetery with Military Rites. Memorials are for the Wellman Senior Center or Iowa City Hospice

Edith Mae Greiner

Posted: Thursday, April 29th, 2010 at 10:53 am

Funeral services for 78 year old Edith Mae Greiner of Riverside are Saturday (5/1) morning at 10:00 at the Richland United Methodist Church. Burial is at Richland Friends Cemetery. Visitation is tomorrow (4/30) afternoon at the church with family present from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Memorials are for Hospice of Washington County.

William Emsley Popejoy

Posted: Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 at 6:34 pm

Memorial Service for 83 year old William Emsley Popejoy of Pleasant Plain is Monday (5/3) morning at 11:00 at the Pleasant Plain Friends Church. Burial will be in Pleasant Plain Friends Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10-11:00 A.M. immediately preceding the memorial service. Memorials are to Pleasant Plain Friends Church, the Walton Club or Iowa Hospice.

Eric Bernard Hulquist

Posted: Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 at 1:19 pm

Celebration of life service for 57 year old Eric Bernard Hulquist of Wayland is Saturday (5/1) morning at 11:00 at the Wayland Mennonite Church. Friends may call from 1-8 pm Friday (4/30) afternoon at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield. Family will meet with friends from 5-8 that evening. A general memorial has been established.

Harold Verland Gilliand

Posted: Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 at 11:35 am

Funeral services for 87 year old Harold Verland Gilliand  of Ainsworth are at 1:30 Saturday (5/1) afternoon at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial is at Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth. Visitation opens at noon Friday (4/30) at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 6-8 Friday evening. A general memorial has been established

Dale Rath

Posted: Friday, April 23rd, 2010 at 7:45 pm

Memorial Services for 84 year old Dale Rath of Riverside are at 10:30 Monday (4/26) morning at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside.  Visitation is Sunday (4/25) from 2 to 6pm with family present from 4 to 6pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside.  Burial will be in the Riverside Public Cemetery with full military rite by the Riverside VFW Post 6414.

Karen Van Osdol

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 9:17 am

Funeral services for 41 year old Karen Van Osdol of Washington are at 10:30 Saturday (4/24) morning at St. James Catholic Church in Washington. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation begins at 2:00 Friday (4/23) afternoon at First Christian Church in Washington. Family visitation is from 4-8 Friday night. A memorial has been established for the Washington County Relay for Life.

Frances C. Custer

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 11:51 am

Funeral services for Frances C. Custer, 84 of Wayland will be held Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 10:00AM the Beatty Funeral Home in Wayland with Pastor Linda Renkin officiating. Burial will follow at the Cottonwood Cemetery in rural Wayland. Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 21 from noon 8PM at the Beatty Funeral Home in Wayland with the family present from 5-8PM. A memorial fund has been established for the Humane Society. Frances died Monday, April 19, 2010 at the University Of Iowa Hospital following a brief illness.

Velna Irene Paxton

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 10:54 am

Celebration of life memorial service for 89 year old Velna Irene Paxton of Packwood is at 10:0 Saturday (4/24) morning at Packwood Cemetery.

Lucille Yoder

Posted: Saturday, April 17th, 2010 at 9:18 pm

Funeral Services for 89 year old Lucille Yoder of Kalona will be held Monday (4/19) morning at 10 at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona. Burial will be at the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3-6pm tomorrow (4/18) at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona. A memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice or the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church

Laura Z. Neff

Posted: Saturday, April 17th, 2010 at 9:15 pm

Funeral Services for 101 year old Laura Z. Neff of Washington will be held 10:30 Monday (4/19) morning at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Hillcrest Cemetery in Brighton. Visitation begins tomorrow (4/18) morning at 11 at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family visitation from 2-4pm. A general memorial has been established.