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Obituaries

  • Sean Postma

    Sean Postma, 51, of Colfax, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2015, at his home. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Richard Hannah

    Richard Eldon “Dick” Hannah, 86, of Kellogg, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, at Windsor Manor in Grinnell. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Friday, F ...
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Margarett A. Holmes

    A funeral service for Margarett A. Holmes of Newton, will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Feb. 20 at the Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton. Friends may cal ...
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Fred D. Nelson

    Fred D. Nelson, 89, of Newton, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, at the Skiff Medical Center in Newton. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. ...
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 11:28 am
  • Billy Paul Kimberlin

    Billy Paul Kimberlin of Newton, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at the VA Hospital in Orlando, Fla. Arra ...
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Roger Dale Sharp

    Roger Dale Sharp, born Aug. 21, 1931, in Grinnell, to Otto and Irma (Richardson) Sharp, died Feb. 10, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz., at the age of 83. Roger gr ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Leona Jabaai

    Leona Jabaai, 90, of Colfax, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, while at home. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17 at First Reformed Chur ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Fred D. Nelson

    Fred D. Nelson, 89, of Newton, died on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, at the Skiff Medical Center in Newton.
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Margarett A. Holmes

    Margarett A. Holmes, 93, of Newton, died Monday morning Feb. 16, 2015, at Careage of Newton Health Care.
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Doyle Caldwell

    Doyle Dean Caldwell was born Sept. 26, 1943 to Donald F. and Delpha (Davis) Caldwell in New Virginia, Iowa. Doyle was raised at the Mary Dell Dairy no ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Mary Margueritte Callison

    Mary Margueritte Callison, 95 died Feb. 10, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Born in Newton, Iowa on Aug. 15, 1919, she was the daughter of Jesse and Nellie Pat ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Joy M. Phipps

    Joy M. (Davis) Phipps, 89, of Newton, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, at Newton Health Care Center in Newton. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Lois Ann Cox

    Lois Ann Cox, 79, died Feb. 8, 2015. Born in Newton, Oct. 11, 1935, she was the daughter of Mildred and Mel Campbell. She was raised on Maytag Dairy F ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Twyla J. Lee

    Twyla J. Lee, 79, of Newton, passed from this life Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at the Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. A funeral service will be at 11 a. ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Lavall Herzog

    Lavall “Bud” Theodore Herzog, 83, of Keaau, Hawaii, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at his residence. He was born in Baxter, April 20, 1931. He was the ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:06 am
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