Obituaries

Anna Bolar

Anna M. “Chickie” Bolar, 89

Anna M. “Chickie” Bolar, 89, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2018, at the Iowa Veterans Home. Funeral services for Chickie will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Chaplin Angela Doty officiating. Public ...

Wanda Shrader

Wanda Shrader, 93

Wanda Shrader, 93, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away at UnityPoint Health of Marshalltown, Iowa, on Saturday, February 17, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Visitation will be from ...

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Lucille Virginia (Parks) Cooper, 92

Lucille Virginia (Parks) Cooper, 92, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 19, 2018, with her loving family by her side. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Visitation will be from ...

Diane Giesking, 79

Diane Giesking, 79, of Sioux Falls, SD, died Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. Memorial services will be 5:00 p.m., Sunday, February 25, 2018, at George Boom Funeral Home and Crematory, 3408 E. 10th St., Sioux Falls, SD, 57103. Visitation with family ...

Bonnie Buchwald, 94

Funeral Services for Bonnie Buchwald, 94, of Marshalltown, IA, were held on February 21, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Pastor Mike Maddick officiated the service. Pallbearers were Mike Carroll, Sean Carroll, Ryan Gjerde, Lou Riese, Adam Vaske and Ed Vaske. Honorary ...

Wanda Shrader, 93

Wanda Shrader, 93, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away at Unity Point Health of Marshalltown, Iowa on Saturday, February 17, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Visitation will be from ...

Lawrence J. Pfantz, Jr., 94

Lawrence J. Pfantz, Jr., 94, of State Center, died Sunday, February 18th, at the State Center Specialty Care in State Center. Funeral services are pending at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home West Marshall Chapel in State Center.

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Verne Clifford Pfantz, 95

Verne Clifford Pfantz, 95, of State Center, passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018, at Grandview Heights Rehab and Healthcare. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 23, 2018, at St. John Lutheran Church in State Center at 10:30 with Pastor David Klinge officiating. A ...

Dorothy “Dottie” Harrison, 92

Funeral services for Dorothy “Dottie” Harrison, 92, were held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, February 17, 2018, at St. Henry Catholic Church, Marshalltown, IA. Father Don Czapla officiated the service with Marilyn Spafford providing accompaniment for Carrie Seberger on the organ. Groups ...

Mary Goecke, 94

Funeral Services for Mary Viola Goecke, 94, of Marshalltown, Iowa, were held on Monday, February 19, 2018 at St. Henry Catholic Church. Father Don Czapla officiated the service and special music was performed by Karen Mroz, Amy Price and Marilyn Spafford. Pallbearers were Tyler Schau, ...

Dennis Smeins, 70

Funeral service for Dennis Smeins, 70, of Gilman, Iowa, were held on Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the First United Methodist Church. Pastor Jeff Kodis officiated the service and special music played by Jan Randall. He was laid to rest in the Riverside Cemetery. Groups attending ...

Bonnie Buchwald

Bonnie Buchwald, 94

Bonnie Buchwald, 94, of Marshalltown, Iowa passed away peacefully on February 17, 2018 while under the care of Iowa River Hospice and the loving staff at Grandview Heights. Funeral services for Bonnie will be officiated by Pastor Mike Maddick on Wednesday, February 21, at 10:00 a.m. at ...

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Marvyl Ann Clemens, 91

Marvyl Ann Clemens, 91, died February 15, 2018 at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad, Iowa. Services will be held at the Union Community Church, Union, Iowa with Rev. Rick Schill officiating on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held on Wedmesday February 21, 2018 from ...

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Anona Margaret Arends, 97

Anona M. Arends, 97, of Grundy Center, Iowa died Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Arlington Place in Grundy Center, Iowa while under the care of Cedar Valley Hospice. A funeral service for Anona will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Colfax Center Presbyterian Church in ...

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Kenna Kay Huffaker, 72

Kenna Kay Huffaker, 72, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services for “Kay” will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Jim Norem and Rob ...

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Cohen Lee Dankbar

Cohen Lee Dankbar, gained his Angel wings on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Unity Point Hospital in Marshalltown. Funeral services for Cohen will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Mitchell FamilyFuneral Home with Father Don Czapla officiating. Public visitation will be ...

Eugene Damman, 94

Funeral Services for Eugene Damman, 94, of State Center, Iowa were held on February 16, 2018 at St. John United Church of Christ in Melbourne, Iowa. Pastor John Byrne officiated the service. Pallbearers were Jacy Large, Jenica Thompson, Jaia Fischer, Julie Kingland, JoelDamman and Brian Damman. ...

Marvyl Ann Clemens, 91

Marvyl Ann Clemens, 91, died February 15, 2018 at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad, Iowa. Services will be held at the Union Community Church, Union Iowa with Rev. Rick Schill on Thursday February 22, 2018 at 10:30. Visitation February 21, from 5-7 at the Union Community Church. Memorials may be ...

Ann Marie (nee McAlister) Polley, 89

Ann Marie (nee McAlister) Polley, 89, of Tonawanda, NY, passed away February 10, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Richard L. Polley; loving daughter of the late J.M. and Leona McAlister; adored mother of Rebecca (Jeffrey) Landis, Scott (Helene) Polley and Steven (Ilene) Polley; treasured ...

Donald D. Hennessy, 80

Donald D. Hennessy, 80, of Toledo, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at his home in Toledo under the care of Grinnell Regional Hospice. A Memorial Visitation will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018, from 4 -7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama. Private interment will be ...