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  • Nadine E. Schwartz

    Nadine E. Schwartz, 84, of Newton, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center. A funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17 at ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Gertrude Hites

    Gertrude “Gertie” Hites, 88, of Newton, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. A visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Tue ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Herman Thornburg

    Herman “Jim” Thornburg, 69, of Baxter, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturda ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Dora Lee Mudra

    Dora Lee Mudra, 86, of Centerville, formerly of Newton, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Edgar Krueger

    Edgar Krueger, 86, of Baxter, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at the Baxter Care Center. A memorial visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12 at ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Dorothy Mae Riley

    Dorothy Mae Riley, 91, of Colfax, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, Good Samaritan Society in Indianola. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 12 ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Edgar Krueger

    Edgar Krueger, 86, of Baxter, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at the Baxter Care Center. A memorial visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12 at ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • John Barwegen

    John (Jan) George (Gaatse) Barwegen, the son of Rienk and Willemke (Gras) Barwegen, was born Sept. 2, 1927, in Hitzum, Friesland, The Netherlands. His ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Dennis D. Phipps

    Dennis D. Phipps, 62, of Newton, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. Per Denny’s wishes, no services will be held. Memorials to the Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Don Snodgrass

    Don “Smiley” Snodgrass, 84, of Sully, died Dec. 6, 2014, at the Mayflower Community Health Care Center in Grinnell. A funeral service is scheduled for ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Arie Ver Dught

    A funeral service for Arie Ver Dught, 92, of Pella, was at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 8, at the Otley Reformed Church. Arrangements are being handled by ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Herman Thornburg

    Herman Thornburg, 69, of Baxter, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. A funeral service is currently pending at Fredregill Fa ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • John G. Barwegen

    John G. Barwegen, 87, of Newton, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at Nelson Manor in Newton. A service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Pence- ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Maxine R. Phillips

    Maxine R. (Robertson) Phillips, 88, of Newton, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at the Newton Health Care Center in Newton.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Ronald Paul Cushatt

    Ronald Paul Cushatt, 62, of Newton, died on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 5 at the Wallace Family Funeral H ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 11:44 am
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