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  • Dale H. Gorsch, 97 Grinnell, Iowa

    October 16, 1920 - November 20, 2017

    Dale Gorsch, age 97, of Grinnell, died on Monday, November 20, 2017, at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell. A funeral service will be held 1:30 p.m., Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the First Presbyterian Church in...

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  • Paul E. Farnham, 95 Gowrie, Iowa

    September 2, 1922 - November 20, 2017

    Paul Eddy Farnham, 95, passed away on November 20, 2017, at Friendship Haven in Fort Dodge, Iowa. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held on Sunday, December 3rd at 2:00 pm in the Thompkins Celebration...

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  • Merlin Messenger Woodbine, Iowa

    November 20, 2017

    Merlin Dawain Messenger was born on June 23, 1935, near Woodbine, Iowa to Ralph and Hazel (Sindt) Messenger. He attended country school and Woodbine High School graduating with the class of 1953. Merlin worked for Bell...

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  • Robert Dean Brown, 74 Newton, Iowa

    December 19, 1942 - November 20, 2017

    Robert was born on December 19, 1942 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Robert was a resident of Newton, Iowa at the time of passing. Memorials to the Jasper County Animal Rescue League may be...

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  • Ethel M. Albers, 81 Cushing, Iowa

    August 18, 1936 - November 20, 2017

    Ethel was born on August 18, 1936 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Ethel was a resident of Cushing, Iowa at the time of passing.

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  • Steven Arthur Whitaker, 58 Oelwein, Iowa

    April 2, 1959 - November 20, 2017

    Steven was born on April 2, 1959 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Steven was a resident of Oelwein, Iowa at the time of passing. He graduated from Oelwein Community High School in the class of 1978. ...

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  • Jeanette Tillie Weber, 100 Waverly, Iowa

    July 28, 1917 - November 20, 2017

    Jeanette was born on July 28, 1917 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Jeanette was a resident of Waverly, Iowa at the time of passing. Jeanette graduated from Parkersburg High School in 1934, then worked...

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  • William John Jones, 88 Mason City, Iowa

    September 16, 1929 - November 20, 2017

    William was born on September 16, 1929 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. William was a resident of Mason City, Iowa at the time of passing. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, November...

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  • Lowell John Leichty, 85 Cedar Rapids, Iowa

    September 7, 1932 - November 20, 2017

    Lowell was born on September 7, 1932 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Lowell was a resident of Cedar Rapids, Iowa at the time of passing.

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  • Jack Fort, 90 Red Oak, Iowa

    October 1, 1927 - November 20, 2017

    Jack was born on October 1, 1927 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Jack was a resident of Red Oak, Iowa at the time of passing. He was honorably discharged on July 19, 1946, returned to Red Oak and...

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  • Elsie Lee Kopel, 106 Cedar Falls, Iowa

    April 9, 1911 - November 20, 2017

    Elsie was born on April 9, 1911 and passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017. Elsie was a resident of Cedar Falls, Iowa at the time of passing.

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  • Elaine M. Ferneau, 75 Tama, Iowa

    July 25, 1942 - November 20, 2017

    Elaine M. Ferneau, 75, of Tama, died on Monday, November 20, 2017, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. No services are planned. Smith Funeral Home of Grinnell is in charge of arrangements. Elaine...

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    Shirley Ann Ware, 82 Ankeny, Iowa

    January 7, 1935 - November 19, 2017

    Shirley Ann Ware passed away November 19, 2017 after a 4 year battle with Lewy Body Dementia. Visitation will be held 5 to 7:00 p.m., Fri., Nov. 24th at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home. Funeral services will...

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  • Julia E. Harlan, 97 Newton, Iowa

    March 13, 1920 - November 19, 2017

    Julia was born on March 13, 1920 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Julia was a resident of Newton, Iowa at the time of passing. She graduated from Mitchellville High School in 1936. A memorial...

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  • Carolyn Louise Knoll, 86 Waukee, Iowa

    August 19, 1931 - November 19, 2017

    Carolyn was born on August 19, 1931 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Carolyn was a resident of Waukee, Iowa at the time of passing. She grew up in Waukee and graduated from Waukee High School in 1949. ...

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  • Steven Ray Nugent, 68 Boone, Iowa

    January 20, 1949 - November 19, 2017

    Steven was born on January 20, 1949 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Steven was a resident of Boone, Iowa at the time of passing. He graduated from Marshalltown High School in 1967. A Memorial...

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  • Russell Wallace Kiley, 86 Algona, Iowa

    February 5, 1931 - November 19, 2017

    Russell was born on February 5, 1931 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Russell was a resident of Algona, Iowa at the time of passing. Funeral services are currently pending.

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  • Irene Stout , 97 Grundy Center, Iowa

    December 11, 1919 - November 19, 2017

    Irene was born on December 11, 1919 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Irene was a resident of Grundy Center, Iowa at the time of passing. The funeral service for Irene will be held on Saturday,...

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  • Inez Early, 91 Waterloo, Iowa

    March 10, 1926 - November 19, 2017

    Inez was born on March 10, 1926 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Inez was a resident of Waterloo, Iowa at the time of passing. There will be no formal services scheduled.

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  • Betty Lou Cook, 82 Fairfield, Iowa

    December 14, 1934 - November 19, 2017

    Betty was born on December 14, 1934 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Betty was a resident of Fairfield, Iowa at the time of passing.

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    Eva Olene Dowell, 96 Ames, Iowa

    April 9, 1921 - November 19, 2017

    Eva Olene Cain was born April 9, 1921 in Jackson County near Graceville, Florida, on her grandparents' farm, to William Leonard Homer Cain and Lillie Mae Golden. The family moved often during the Depression and...

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  • Kenneth L. Trafton, 73 Ames, Iowa

    July 6, 1944 - November 19, 2017

    Kenneth was born on July 6, 1944 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Kenneth was a resident of Ames, Iowa at the time of passing. He graduated in 1963 from Wilton High School. Visitation will be held...

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  • Eugene Ernest Conger, 80 Exline, Iowa

    July 4, 1937 - November 19, 2017

    Eugene was born on July 4, 1937 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Eugene was a resident of Exline, Iowa at the time of passing. Funeral services are pending at Lange Funeral Home and Crematory in...

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  • Darrell Norman Johnston, 77 Newton, Iowa

    March 22, 1940 - November 19, 2017

    Darrell was born on March 22, 1940 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Darrell was a resident of Newton, Iowa at the time of passing. Memorial services are currently pending.

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  • Mervin Lenord Kearney, 101 Oakland, Iowa

    August 21, 1916 - November 19, 2017

    Mervin was born on August 21, 1916 and passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Mervin was a resident of Oakland, Iowa at the time of passing.

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