Obituaries articles

Rosalind Brown – Lamont

Funeral service for 91 year old Rosalind Brown of Lamont will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 27 at Grace United Methodist Church at Lamont Visitation from 4 PM until 7 PM Friday, Aug. 26, and after 10 AM Saturday, Aug. 27 at the Church in Lamont Burial: Campton Cemetery east of Lamont Survivors

Mildred Schmock – Strawberry Point

Mildred Maxine Schmock, 94, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016, at her home in rural Strawberry Point.  She was born on November 12, 1921, the daughter of Glen and Laura (McClane) Way. Survivors include two children, Suzy (Tom) Tibbott and Steve (Rose) Schmock, all of Manchester; and two brothers, Calvin

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Darl M. Toms – Manchester

Darl M. Toms, 86, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Friday, August 19, 2016, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. He was born on April 22, 1930, on the family farm near Delhi, the son of Jesse and Josephine (Smith) Toms.  Darl was raised and educated in the Delhi area.

Joan Glaza – Waterloo

Funeral Services for 85 year old Joan Glaza of Waterloo will be held at 10am Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Waterloo. Visitation will be held Friday 4pm to 8pm at Hagerty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service where a catholic Daughters of the Americas Rosary will be held a 4pm and a vigil at 7.  There will

Sheryl Ann Butikofer – Elgin

Funeral Services for 56 year old Sheryl Ann Butikofer of Elgin will be held on Saturday, August 20, at 10 am at the North Fayette Valley Performing Arts Center in West Union. Visitation will be held on Friday, August 19, from 4-8 pm at the Leonard – Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Elgin.


Madonna D. Coulter – Independence

Independence –  Madonna D. Coulter, 83 years old, of rural Independence, Iowa, died at her home on Monday, August 15, 2016.  She was born on October 4, 1932, in North Dakota, the daughter of Paul and Irene (Ehr) Kerkove.  She graduated from high school in Jesup, Iowa.  On November 24, 1953, she and Billy Dean

Arlan “Arnie” Howard Ditch – Monticello

A Celebration of Life for 82 year old Arlan “Arnie” Howard Ditch of Monticello will take place August 18 at the Monticello Golf Club, with a service from 4 until 5, and music, dinner, and drinks to follow.  Visitation: Wednesday, August 17 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Goettsch Funeral Home in Monticello. Survivors

Roger Moorman – Lamont

Funeral Services for 66 year old Roger Moorman of Lamont will be held at 7 PM, on Thursday, Aug. 18, at Grace United Methodist Church in Lamont. Visitation from 4 until 7 PM Thursday, Aug. 18, at the Church in Lamont Survivors of Roger Moorman include: his wife Sandra of Lamont; children: Erin Moorman, Ashley

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Mary Dorothy Manternach – Manchester

Mary Dorothy Manternach, 83, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, August 13, 2016, at her home in rural Manchester. She was born on September 29, 1932, in Ryan, the daughter of Patrick and Isabel (Gallery) Callan.  Dorothy was raised and educated in the Monti and Prairieburg areas, and graduated from Coggan High School in