Obituaries

Carol Elaine (Fitz) Jontz, 98

Carol Elaine (Fitz) Jontz, 98, passed away at Glenwood Assisted Living Home on January 8, 2019, with her daughters by her side. Visitation was held Thursday, January 10 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 11 at ...

Janice R. Kramer, 93

Janice R. Kramer, 93, of Steamboat Rock, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, January 9th at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Visitation for Janice will be held on Friday, January 11th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Abels Funeral & Cremation Service-Creps Chapel in Eldora. Funeral services ...

Maxine M. Zenor, 102

Maxine M. Zenor, 102, of Toledo, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2019, at Premier Estates of Toledo under the care of Iowa River Hospice. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, January 13, 2019, at 1:00 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Chaplain Harlan Nuss of Iowa River ...

Don H. Vreeland, 99

Don H. Vreeland, 99, of Conrad, IA passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at the First Presbyterian Church in Conrad. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday, January 14, 2019, at ...

Maria Garcia, 64

Maria Garcia, 64, passed away on January, 8, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at Faith Missionary Baptist Church, Des Moines, IA. A public visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. until the hour of service. To leave online condolences go to: ...

Raymond Trusheim, 81

Raymond Trusheim, 81, of Toledo, passed away January 8, 2019, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 11, 2019, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Funeral services for Ray will be held at 1:00 ...

Robert (Bob) G. Cox, 72

Robert (Bob) G. Cox, 72, of Gladbrook, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019, at his home. A celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, January 13, 2019, from 2-5 pm at Calvin Rockett Bar and Grill located at 2013 S. Center St., Marshalltown, Iowa. Attire is casual, preferably in Hawkeye ...

Gerald Steffa, 59

Funeral services for Gerald Steffa, 59, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown, IA, with Rev. Bobby Shomo officiating. Special music was provided by pianist Marilyn Spafford. Casket bearers were Adam Beem, Pat Carmody, Travis Corwin, ...

Carol Elaine Fitz Jontz, 98

Carol Elaine Fitz Jontz, 98, passed away at Glenwood Assisted Living Home on January 8, 2019, with her daughters by her side. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 10 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 11 ...

Terry Dale Daniel, 77

Terry Dale Daniel, 77, of Tama, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at Unity Point Health-Grinnell Regional Medical Center. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at a future date. Survivors include his wife of fifty-eight years, Barbara, of Tama; two children, Curtis (Debbie) ...

Don H. Vreeland, 99

Don H. Vreeland, 99, of Conrad, IA passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad. Arrangements are pending at the Conrad Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes.

Dennis “Denny” Kjarland, 75

Dennis “Denny” Kjarland, 75, of Zearing, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. Memorial services are currently pending at Fredregill Funeral & Cremation Care in Zearing, Iowa.

Janice Rose Kramer, 93,

Janice Rose Kramer, 93, of Steamboat Rock, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, January 9th at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Visitation for Janice will be held on Friday, January 11th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Abels Funeral & Cremation Service-Creps Chapel in Eldora. Funeral services ...

Carol Elaine Fitz Jontz, 98

Carol Elaine Fitz Jontz, 98, passed away at Glenwood Assisted Living Home on January 8, 2019, with her daughters by her side. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 10 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 11 ...

Floyd Russell Buffington, 81

Floyd Russell Buffington, 81, of Springdale, Ark., passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019, in Springdale. He was born December 26, 1937, in Marshalltown, IA to Maxwell and Dorothy Barker Buffington. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, David Buffington. Floyd had quite a ...

Dennis Joe “Shady” Lane, 75

Dennis Joe “Shady” Lane, 75, of Marshalltown passed away peacefully on January 5, 2019. Shady was born on December 11, 1943 to the late Robert and Shirlee (Ferguson) Lane in Marshalltown and was a 1961 graduate of Marshalltown High School. After graduation, Shady was employed by Fisher ...

Hans Beecken, 82

Hans Beecken, 82, of Marshalltown, passed away peacefully in the morning of Saturday, January 5, 2019, at his home in the same place his beloved wife passed away 15 months earlier. His family was present when he was ushered into heaven to meet his beloved Barbara once again. Funeral ...

LaVone Lee, 99

LaVone Lee, 99, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019, at Grandview Heights Rehab & Healthcare in Marshalltown, IA. Private Funeral Services will be held. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Helen Kirby, 73

Helen Kirby, 73, of Lincoln, IA, passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Rochester, MN. A memorial visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Friday, January 11, 2019, at the Salem Church of Lincoln in Lincoln, IA. Arrangements are entrusted to the ...

Bonnie J. Crawford, 76

Bonnie J. Crawford, 76, of Tama, passed away Monday, January 7, 2018, at Unity Point Health-Allen Hospital in Waterloo. A Memorial Mass will be held Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Tama with Father Michael Mescher officiating. Interment will follow at ...