Funeral Service Announcements

Martha Stutzman

Posted: Sunday, June 13th, 2010 at 5:40 am

Celebration of life services for 91 year old Martha Stutzman of Kalona will be at 10:00 am tomorrow (6/16) at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church. Burial will take prior to the service. Visitation is today (6/15) from 2-8pm at Peterseim Funeral Home. Memorials can be made to the Lower Deer Creek Women’s Sewing Circle or Parkview Chaplaincy.

Franklin D. Wenger

Posted: Friday, June 11th, 2010 at 5:37 pm

Funeral Services for 74 year old Franklin D. Wenger of Mount Pleasant, formerly of Washington will be held at 11:00 am Friday at the First Christian Church in Washington.  Burial will follow at the Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation begins at noon Thursday at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington with family present from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  A memorial has been established to Great River Hospice.

Steven Boyd

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 9:50 pm

Funeral services for 60 year old Steven Boyd of Columbus Junction will be held at 11 am Saturday at the Stacy-Lewis Hone for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Burial will be in the Columbus City Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 4-8 pm. A general memorial fund has been established.

Phyllis Gingerich

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 5:51 pm

Funeral services for 80 year old Phyllis Gingerich of Kalona are at 10:30 am Saturday at the Wellman Mennonite Church in Wellman. Burial will be in the Wellman Mennonite Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2-8 pm on Friday at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona where the family will greet friends from 2-4 and 6-8 in the evening. Memorials have been established to Iowa City Hospice and Pleasantview Home.

Marjory Gould

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 10:30 am

Funeral services for 99 year old Marjory Gould will be held at 10:30 A.M Monday (6/14) at the Richland United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Richland Friends Cemetery. Visitation at Gould Funeral Home in Richland will open at 2:00 P.M. Sunday with the family present 6-8:00 P.M. Memorials to the Maurice & Marjory Gould Scholarship may be left at the funeral home, church or mailed to the family at P.O. Box 149, Brighton, IA 52540.

Walter D. A. Westen

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 4:52 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Walter D. A. Westen of Washington will be held at 10:30 am Thursday at the First Baptist Church.  Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday at the First Baptist Church with family visitation from 5:00 to 8:00 that evening.  A memorial has been established to First Baptist Church, Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund or Hospice of Washington County.

Ruth Morris

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 4:51 pm

Memorial services for 93 year old Ruth Morris of Washington will be held 11:00 am Wednesday at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington.  Burial will take place at Harrison Cemetery in rural Wapello.  Family visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 Wednesday at the church.  A memorial has been established to the John and Ruth Morris Welcome Center at Camp Wyoming.

Sally McClure

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 1:40 pm

Funeral Services for 90 year old Sally McClure of Washington is 10:30 Thursday (6/10) morning at St. James Catholic Church. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation is at noon on Wednesday (6/9) at Jones Eden Funeral Home. Family visitation is 6 to 8 Wednesday (6/9) evening, followed by a prayer service. A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County.

Lorene E. Leichty

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 11:27 pm

Funeral Services for 73 year old Lorene E. Leichty of Wayland will be at 2:00 Sunday (6/6) afternoon at Sugar Creek Mennonite Church. Burial will be in the Sugar Creek Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2pm Saturday at Sugar Creek Mennonite Church near Wayland where family will receive friends from 5-7 that evening.

Delmar Romine

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 9:15 pm

Graveside Services for 86 year old Delmar L. Romine of Lone Tree, formerly of Washington, will be held at 4:00 Saturday (6/5) afternoon at Conesville Cemetery in Conesville where burial will take place. Memorials have been established to Pioneer Park Assisted Living Center and Hospice Compassus.

Jerry Hanshaw

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 pm

Funeral Services for 62 year old Jerry D. Hanshaw of Salem are at 10:00 Friday (6/4) morning at the Olsen-Powell Memorial Chapel in Mount Pleasant. Burial with fully military rites will be in the Oakland Mills Cemetery. Visitation begins at 2pm Thursday (6/3) at the Olsen-Powell Memorial Chapel with family visitation from 5-7pm. A general memorial has been established

Rhea C. Logan

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:26 pm

Funeral Services for 81 year old Rhea C. Logan of Washington are Saturday (6/5) morning at 10:30 at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins noon Friday (6/4) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family present in the evening from 6-8pm. A memorial has been established for the United Methodist Church Elevator Fund.

Lavaughn Hope Krotz

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 1:21 pm

Funeral services for 75 year old Lavaughn Hope Krotz of Washington are at 1:30 Saturday (6/5) afternoon at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial is in Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins at noon Friday (6/4) at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 5-7 that evening. A general memorial has been established.

Rex E. Allensworth

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:07 pm

Celebration of life services for Rex E. Allensworth will be held Friday (6/4) at 2 pm at the Kalona United Methodist Church in Kalona. Burial will be in the Sharon Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday (6/3) from 2-8 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona with a Masonic service at 7:30.

Mary Ardith McGuire

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 11:55 pm

Funeral Services for 85 year old Mary Ardith McGuire of Washington will be held at 10:30 Thursday (6/3) morning at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will be at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins at noon Wednesday (6/2) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington with family visitation from 6 – 8 Wednesday (6/2) evening. A memorial has been established for Prairie Flower Baptist Church or Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund.

Kenneth W. Hesser

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 11:54 pm

Funeral Services for 79 year old Kenneth W. “Mose” Hesser of Coppock will be Thursday (6/3) morning at 10:30 at the Cottonwood United Methodist Church. Burial will be at a later date at the Brighton Hillcrest Cemetery with military honors. Visitation begins at noon Wednesday (6/2) at the Beatty Funeral Home in Wayland with family receiving friends from 6 – 8pm. Memorials may be designated for the Wayland Rescue Squad or the V.A. Medical Center.

Kenneth Harrison

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 1:49 pm

Funeral Services for 76 year old Kenneth Harrison of Columbus Junction are Wednesday (6/2) morning at 10:00 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside. Burial will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Riverside. Visitation will be Tuesday (6/1) from 4 – 7pm with a prayer service at 7, at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside. A time for food and fellowship will be held at the St. Mary’s Parish Center following the committal services at the cemetery.

Dorothy K Greiner

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 5:27 pm

Memorial mass for 86 year old Dorothy K. Greiner of Keota will be 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 2, 2010, at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota.  Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday at the church.  Memorials have been established to the Holy Trinity Cemetery Fund, Keota Fire Department or Hospice Compassus in Dorothy’s name.

Richard Conklin

Posted: Thursday, May 27th, 2010 at 11:46 am

Visitation for 82 year old Richard Conklin is Sunday (5/30) from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial will follow at Sharon Hill Cemetery.

Robert Ramer

Posted: Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 at 6:33 pm

Funeral Services for 93 year old Robert Ramer of Iowa City will be at 11:00 Friday (5/28) morning at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree. Burial will be at the Lone Tree Cemetery with full military rites provided by the Lone Tree American Legion Post 457.  Visitation will be Thursday (5/27) from 4 – 7pm at Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. There will be a time for fellowship and food to be held at the Lone Tree American Legion following the committal services at the cemetery.