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Obituaries

  • Jane Harlan

    Jane Harlan, 67, was born Oct. 8, 1947, to Ellis and Julia Harlan in Newton. She died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, in Arlington, Va.
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • James W. Herteen

    James W. Herteen, 78, of Des Moines, died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 18 at First Unitarian Churc ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • Amy H. Ver Steegt

    Amy H. Ver Steegt, 92, of Newton, died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at Park Centre. A funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at St. Andrew’s ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Helen Van Dyke

    Helen Van Dyke, longtime Newton resident, died Feb. 6, 2015.Helen Janet Messenger was born Oct. 27, ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Wilbur M. Robson

    Wilbur M. Robson, 82, of Mountain Home, Ark., died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. Kirby and Family Funeral and Cremation Services is assisting the family.
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Larry E. Plumb

    On Feb. 4, 2015, Larry Eugene Plumb joined his wife and family in heaven. Larry was born in Baxter, shortly after which he moved to Newton, were he re ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • Catherine Marie DePenning

    Catherine Marie DePenning, 92, passed from this life Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Skiff Medical Center. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Robert Glenn Webb

    Robert Glenn Webb, 59, of Owensville, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. He was born in Newton, to Charles Kermit and Betty Jane (Hamilton) Webb. Rober ...
    Feb. 5, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Ruth Vander Kraan

    Ruth Elva Vander Kraan, 86, of Prairie City, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at the Cottages in Pella. A ...
    Feb. 5, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • James Keith West

    James Keith West, 91 of Runnells, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at his home. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6 at Coburn Funeral Home i ...
    Feb. 5, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Larry E. Plumb

    Larry E. Plumb, 80, of Newton, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at his friend Judy’s house in Newton. Services are pending with Wallace Family Funeral Ho ...
    Feb. 5, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Otto Vos

    Otto Vos, 97, of Pella, passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. 3, 2015 at the Cottages in Pella.Memorial ...
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Virginia Lorraine Agan

    Virginia Lorraine Agan, 88, died Saturday morning, Jan. 31, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. She was born Jan. 29, 1927, to Earl and Mary ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Patricia Ruth Klingensmith

    Patricia Ruth Klingensmith (Stone) 70, of Monroe, formerly of Albia, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family ...
    Feb. 2, 2015 - 11:57 am
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