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Police Blotter Feb. 27, 2020

Newton Police Department• Jennifer B. Houston, 48, of Newton, was charged with fifth-degree theft at…
Dennis  Wennihan

Dennis Wennihan

Dennis Wennihan, 64, formerly of Newton, died Feb. 1, 2020, at the Mediapolis Care Center in Mediapolis.

Roger Fisher

Roger Fisher, 84, of Newton, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, at MercyOne Newton Medical Center. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral H…

Donald Johns

Donald Johns, 85, of Newton, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, at Unity Point Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des, Moines. Services are pending at P…

James Oliver Ross

John Ross and Chloe Butler of Newton, welcome the arrival of their son, James Oliver Ross, born Feb. 17, 2020, at MercyOne Newton Medical Ce…

Sylvia Lynn Astelle

Kayla and Travis Astelle of Newton, welcome the birth of their daughter, Sylvia Lynn Astelle, born Feb. 15, 2020, at MercyOne Newton Medical…

Esther Ellen Feltz

Esther Ellen Feltz, 79, of Washington, passed away peacefully Feb. 25, 2020, at her home with family by her side.
John Anthony Morgan

John Anthony Morgan

John Anthony Morgan, 32, of Des Moines, passed away Feb. 19, 2020. A private family service is being held. 

Police Blotter Feb. 26, 2020

Newton Police Department • Scot A. Stewart Jr., 21, of Newton, was arrested at 9:56 p.m. Feb. 20 in …

Norma Jean Miller

Norma Jean Miller, of Colfax, died Feb. 24, 2020. A funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28 at the Howard Street Christian Chur…
Colin Witt

Colin Witt

Colin Witt, 45, of Des Moines, was born Sept. 10, 1974, in Colorado Springs, Colo., to John and Linda Witt. Colin entered his heavenly home …
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