Josephine “Jo” Bertha Purvis, 88

Josephine “Jo” Bertha Purvis, 88, of Iowa Falls, Iowa passed away Wednesday October 11, 2017, at Scenic Manor of the Scenic Living Communities in Iowa Falls. Funeral services for Josephine Purvis will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, October 16, 2017, at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Iowa Falls; 520 College Ave; Iowa Falls, Iowa, 50126. A time of visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 16, 2017, also at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Iowa Falls. Burial will be held at a later date in Wellsburg Reformed Church Cemetery of Wellsburg, Iowa. Memorials may be directed to the Family of Josephine Purvis, Linn’s Funeral Home, 1521 Washington Ave., Iowa Falls, IA 50126. The Linn’s Funeral Home in Iowa Falls is helping the family with arrangements.

Josephine “Jo” Bertha Purvis is survived by her sister: Katherine Lindaman, of Wellsburg, Iowa; three step daughters: Barbara Kuhlman, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, Karen Hesser, of Boone, Iowa, and Debbra [Don] Laneville, of Medina, Ohio; nine step grandchildren; 18 step great-grandchildren; two nephews; a niece and seven grand nieces and nephews.