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Obituaries

  • 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 - 11:29 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 - 11:29 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 - 11:30 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 - 11:28 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 - 11:09 am
  • June Nickolish

    June Nickolish, 83, formerly of Colfax died Aug. 5, 2014, in League City, Texas. A memorial graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23 ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Barbara J. (Flege) Ingraham

    Barbara J. (Flege) Ingraham, 73, of Newton passed on Tuesday, Aug. 19, after a lengthy battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Richard C. Haning

    Richard C. “Dick” Haning, 83, of Newton died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center, under the care of Skiff Hospice, in Newton. A funeral M ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Harold V. 'Tiny' Harned

    Harold Vincent “Tiny” Harned, 89, of Newton followed his last flight plan to eternal life on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, at Nelson Manor in Newton, under t ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Kathleen R. Freeman

    Kathleen R. Freeman, 74, of Newton died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Heritage Manor. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20 at the Walla ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Lois Maxine (Hummel) Warrick

    Lois Maxine (Hummel) Warrick, 93, of Newton died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at Park Centre in Newton. A funeral service was Saturday at the Howard Stre ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Dale Roy Strohbehn

    Dale Roy Strohbehn, 89, of Newton, formerly of Reinbeck, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at Park Centre in Newton.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:14 am
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