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  • Dorothy Ann Roorda

    Dorothy Ann (Lawrence) Roorda was born on Dec. 4, 1929, near Craig, Mo., to Gertrude Nies Lawrence and Ralph Waldo Lawrence. She died Saturday, March ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Henry C. Birkenholz

    Henry C. Birkenholz, Jr., 85, longtime Newton realtor died on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. A funeral service will be ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Mary A. Freeman

    Funeral services for Mary will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 7 at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Newton. Deacon Rev. Merle Smith and the Rev. Karen ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Patrick Jay Walker

    Patrick Jay “Pat” Walker, 86, of Newton, died of congestive heart failure Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Newton.
    March 31, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Archie Jones

    Archie Jones, 78, of Monroe, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at his home. A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 2 at the Monroe United ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Manuel L. Richardson, 29, of Newton, is charged with operating while under ...
    March 30, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Catherine Grace Hardie

    Catherine Grace Hardie, 93, of Des Moines, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at Bishop Drumm Retirement Center in Johnston.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Wayne H. Tinnermeier

    Wayne H. Tinnermeier, 81, of Newton, died on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Careage of Newton in Newton.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:36 am
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