Author Archives: Mike Johnson

Verla Schaefer – Manchester

     Verla M. Schaefer, 91, of Manchester, Iowa, died peacefully at the Good Neighbor Home, Sunday, July 16, 2017.  Visitation: 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester and one hour prior to service on Thursday.  Funeral Service: 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 20, 2017, Bohnenkamp

Walter Whittle

Walter Whittle, age 89, passed over to the father on Monday, July 10, 2017, at Madonna Towers in Rochester, MN.   Leonard-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elkader is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left with   Visitation: 4:00 to 8:00 pm on Sunday, July 16, 2017, at Leonard-Grau Funeral Home

Tuesday 4H and FFA Judging Results From the Delaware Co. Fair

Tuesday of the 2017 Delaware County Fair hosted the Pet, Poultry, Rabbit, Meat Goat, Sheep, and Agronomy Show. Taking home the honor of Champion Pet Exhibit was: Isabelle McGovern with her fish Joey. Winners of the 2016 Poultry show include: Champion Laying Flock Pullets-Noah Felton Champion Laying Flock-Laying Hens- Kate Loecke Champion Market Poultry Heavyweight broilers

Monday 4H And FFA Judging Results

The 2017 Delaware County Fair kicked off on Monday, July 10th with our Conference Project Judging.  4-H and FFA members showed off their talents and skills with their hundreds of projects from restored tractors to homemade bread.   Many projects are heading to the Iowa State Fair in August.  Those include: Animals, Agriculture and Natural Resources

William “Bill” Lee – Lamont

Services for 71 year old William “Bill” Lee of Lamont will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, July 13, 2017 at  Grace United Methodist Church in Lamont. Visitation 4 PM until 7 PM Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Grace United Methodist Church in Lamont. Burial in the Campton Cemetery, Lamont   Survivors of Bill Lee