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Obituaries

  • Cornelia Marie Harthoorn

    Cornelia Marie Harthoorn was born July 16, 1913, to John D. and Jennie Plate Jansen at the family farm home north of Sully. She went to her heavenly h ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:10 pm
  • Robert Dean Sparks, MD, FACP, MACP

    Dr. Robert Dean Sparks of El Dorado Hills, Calif., formerly of Newton died July 1, 2014.A celebratio ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Ila Maye Walton

    Ila Maye Walton, 91, of Newton died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center.A private family ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Alma May Haunsperger

    Alma May Haunsperger, 97, of Sarasota, Fla., passed away on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014.Alma was born in ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Nevva Hjortshoj

    Nevva Hjortshoj, 100, of Monroe died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Nelson Manor in Newton. A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 at th ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Irvin W. Huyser

    Irvin W. Huyser, 84, of Pella died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the Pella Regional Health Center in Pella.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Lois Riedel

    Lois Riedel, 67, of Newton died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at her home. A visitation will be from 5 to 7 ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Neva Hjortshoj

    Neva Hjortshoj, 100, of Monroe died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Nelson Manor in Newton. A funeral service is pending at Coburn Funeral Home in Monroe.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Paul J. Egenes

    Paul J. Egenes, 88, of Newton died Aug. 22, 2014, at Park Centre in Newton under the care of Wesley Life Hospice.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Forrest (Junior) Matherly, Jr.

    Forrest (Junior) Matherly, Jr., 91, formerly of Monroe, died at 7:43 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in Lewisville, Texas at Providencia Assisted Living, t ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Blanche (Smith) Fifer

    Blanche (Smith) Fifer was born March 12, 1936, in Mason City to Joseph Smith and Glennie Looker Smith. She attended school in Kenosha, Wis. as well as ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Paul J. Egenes

    Paul J. Egenes, 88, died Friday morning, Aug. 22, 2014, at Park Centre. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Home.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Darlene Francis Guthrie Brosig

    Life-long Newton resident Darlene Francis Guthrie Brosig died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at home. She was 91.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Harold 'Dean' Meeks

    Harold “Dean” Meeks, 73, of Colfax died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at his home. A graveside service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be le ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Dean Miller

    Dean Miller, 82, of Kellogg died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at his home. A celebration of his life will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 23 at Brooks ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:08 am
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