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Obituaries

  • Merlin G. Hamilton

    Merlin Hamilton of Newton, passed from this life Wednesday evening, June 22, 2016, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton, under the care of Mercy Hospice. ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Max Ehler

    Max Ehler, 82, of rural Kellogg, died Thursday, June 23, 2016, at Unity Point Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. 
    June 24, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Harry Jess

    Harry “Leroy” Jess, 86, of Webster City, formerly of Baxter, died Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Crestview Nursing at Rehab in Webster City. Memorial se ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Ruth V. Adams

    Ruth V. Adams, the daughter of Arthur E. and Mary (Arbs) Adams, was born Dec. 17, 1913, in rural Kellogg. She graduated from the Newton Senior High Sc ...
    June 23, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Hazel R. Gertsma

    Hazel Ruth Gertsma, 96, of Newton, died Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at Nelson Manor of Newton. A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 24 at Sacred ...
    June 23, 2016 - 12:02 pm
  • Merlin G. Hamilton

    Merlin G. Hamilton, 73, of Newton, died Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton, under the care of Mercy Hospice. Funeral services ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • Ryan A. Klingensmith

    Ryan Alan Klingensmith, 23, of Iowa City, formerly of Newton, died Friday, June 17, 2016, in Chicago, Ill. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturd ...
    June 22, 2016 - 12:23 pm
  • Charles Peter Griffin

    Charles “Chuck” Peter Griffin, 90, of Newton, died Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Iowa Veteran’s Home in Marshalltown. A graveside service will take pl ...
    June 22, 2016 - 12:24 pm
  • Brian P. McWhirter

    Brian P. McWhirter, 47, of Baxter, died Saturday, June 18, 2016, at the Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. Brian’s funeral service will be at 11 a.m. ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Ruth Adams

    Ruth Adams, 102, of Newton, died Monday, June 20, 2016, at Park Centre Health Care in Newton. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newt ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Allden Noel Burton

    Noel Burton of Newton, passed from this life on Monday evening, June 13, 2016, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton.
    June 21, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Lois Donahue

    Lois Donahue, 89, went to be with her Savior on Thursday, June 16, 2016, with family by her side. Lois, the daughter of John and Sarah Den Otter was b ...
    June 20, 2016 - 12:14 pm
  • Brian P. McWhirter

    Brian P. McWhirter, 47, of Baxter, died Saturday, June 18, 2016, at the Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. Brian’s funeral service will be at 11 a.m. ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • Marcella J. Smith

    Marcella J. Smith, 88, of Prairie City, died Friday, June 17, 2016, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. A graveside funeral service will be at 10 ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Douglas W. Chapman

    Douglas Wayne Chapman, the son of Paul Lee Chapman and Sylviana Benjamin, was born Aug. 5, 1967, in Newton.
    June 17, 2016 - 12:15 pm