Obituaries articles

Harry “Chip” Franck III – Hopkinton

Harry (Chip) Franck III age 67, died Sunday, February 22, 2015 at his home in Hopkinton following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held 11:00 Saturday morning, February 28, 2014 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Manchester.   A luncheon following the service will be held at 1:00 Saturday at the

Alice M. Hunt – Earlville

Alice M. Hunt, 87, of Earlville, died Saturday, February 21, 2015.  Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Earlville United Parish, Earlville.  Family will greet friends from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the church.  Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery, Earlville.  Arrangements by Clifton Murdoch Funeral

Gordon W. Derr – Independence

Independence –  Gordon W. Derr, 84 years old, of rural Independence, Iowa, died on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at his home.  He was born on August 28, 1930, on the farm where he died, the son of Charles Curtis and Laura Mae (Hamilton) Derr.  He graduated from high school in Independence with the Class of

Leland Boll – Dundee

Leland Vernon Boll of Dundee age 85 died Monday February 16, 2015 in his home surrounded by his loved ones. He was born May 17, 1929 in Dundee, Iowa, the son of Leon and Pauline Boll. He was raised on a farm and never lost his love for farming. He joined the Navy after graduating

Mary Kay Rigdon – Fairbank

Mary K. Rigdon, 74, of Fairbank, Iowa died Monday, February 16, 2015 at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Mary was born on January 9, 1941 near Lamont, Iowa the daughter of F.D. ”Bill” and Hazel (Anderson) Brown. She was raised on the Brown family farm near Dunkerton, Iowa and was a 1958 graduate of

Gretchen Abeling – Monticello

Monticello Dateline Gretchen Lee Abeling left this earth peacefully early Saturday morning, February 14, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held 10:30 Tuesday morning, February 17, 2015 at the Peace United Church of Christ, Monticello. Pastor Michael Cleeton will officiate at the services. Friends may call from 4 until 8 Monday

Dorothy Pettit – Independence

Dorothy May Pettitt, 81, of Independence, Iowa died Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Northbrook Manor Care Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Dorothy was born on November 12, 1933 in Oelwein, Iowa the daughter of James and Eva (Bailey) Leverington. She was a 1952 graduate of the Maynard High School in Maynard, Iowa and then

Harvey Fascher – Manchester

Harvey William Fascher, 83, of Manchester, Iowa,  died on Friday, February 13, 2015, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.  He was born on March 19, 1931, in Farmersburg Township near Elkader, the son of William Carl and Elsie (Hagen) Fascher.  Harvey was raised in rural Clayton County and graduated from Elkader High School in

Nancy Jane Odell Strickler – formerly of Greeley

Nancy Jane Odell Strickler, 83, formerly of Greeley, Iowa, died on Friday, February 13, 2015, at the Summer Meadows Nursing Home in Longview, Texas. She was born on July 16, 1931, in Greeley, Iowa, the daughter of Lincoln and Mary Louise (Bolsinger) Odell. On May 31, 1952, Nancy was united in marriage to Earl James

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