Obituaries

Harold “Bill” W. Barker, 78

Harold “Bill” W. Barker, 78, passed away from heart complications on November 12, 2018. Services will be held Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter. Bill was born July 6, 1940, to Hazel (Thompson) and Floyd Barker in Marshalltown, IA. After ...

Marilyn Veren, 84

Marilyn Veren, 84, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018, at Accura HealthCare of Marshalltown. Cremation rites have been accorded. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Anderson Funeral Homes has been entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may ...

Treva House, 76

The generous soul and passionate heart of Treva House, 76, of Marshalltown, departed this earthly life on the afternoon of Monday, November 12th, at the Iowa River Hospice Home with family at her side. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Mitchell Family Funeral ...

Lorene Marjorie Sabin, 97

Lorene Marjorie Sabin, 97, of Baxter, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018, at Accura Healthcare in Baxter, IA. Per her wishes a graveside service will be held at a later date in Restland Cemetery in Baxter. Memorial contributions or cards of sympathy may be mailed to Patty Schweinebart, ...

Renee Sue Smith, 59

Renee Sue Smith, 59, of Eldora, Iowa passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018, at her home in Eldora, while under the care of both Care Initiatives Hospice and Greenbelt Home Health Care. Memorial visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the ...

Walter E. Sherman Jr., 66

Funeral services for Walter E. Sherman Jr., 66, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at the Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown, IA, with Rev. Greg Ellcey officiating. Interment was in Riverside Cemetery in Marshalltown, IA. Groups in attendance included the staff and ...

Max L. Bach, 81

Max L. Bach, 81, a man who could be fondly referred to as “Mr. Gilman, IA,” left this earthly life on the morning of Friday, November 9, 2018, with family at his side at the Israel Hospice Home in Ames. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 16, 2018, at the ...

Doyle G Overstake, 76

Doyle G Overstake, 76, of Arizona City, AZ, passed away November 1st, 2018. Doyle was born April 26, 1942, in Marshalltown, the son of Clarence & Maude Overstake. He was raised and educated in LeGrand. On January 11, 1964, he was united in marriage to Nancy Long (Overstake). Doyle joined ...

Phillip Barker, 85

Funeral services for Phillip Barker, 85, of Marshalltown, were held on November 12, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home where Pastor Craig Luttrell officiated. Jan and Bruce Randall performed special music. Pallbearers were Terry Downey, Kenny Buffington, Terry Smith, Stan ...

Tim Bolle, 50

Tim Bolle, 50, of Albion, died Saturday morning, November 10, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation for Tim will be held from 5-8:00 p.m. ...

Deborah “Deb” Bachman

Deborah “Deb” Bachman of Marshalltown passed away on November 8, 2018 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday November 14, 2018 at Riverside Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. with a public visitation held on Tuesday November 13, at the Mitchell ...

Barbara Jean “Speed” Johnson, “Bye-ta-se-no-kwa”, 83

Barbara Jean “Speed” Johnson, “Bye-ta-se-no-kwa”, 83, of Tama passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. A Traditional Graveside Service will be held Monday, November 12, 2018 at 2:00 PM at the Meskwaki Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement ...

Tim Bolle, 50

Tim Bolle, 50, of Albion, died Saturday morning, November 10th, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation for Tim will be held from 5-8:00 p.m. Tuesday also at the ...

Erwin W. Maas

Funeral services for Erwin W. Maas were held Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 at the Peace United Church of Christ in Gladbrook, Ia. with the Rev. Robert Doner officiating. Pianist was June Bessman and vocalist was Jim Maas. Casket Bearers were Shane Arp, Jonathan Maas, Nicholas Maas, Patrick Maas, ...

Thomas J. Southard, Jr.

Funeral services for Thomas J. Southard, Jr. were held Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown, Ia. with the Rev. Greg Ellcey officiating. Pianist was Marilyn Spafford. Anderson Funeral homes handled the arrangements.

Vernon L. Stalzer, 71

Vernon L. Stalzer, 71, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at the Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. A Funeral Mass for Vern will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at St. Henry’s Catholic Church with Father Don Czapla officiating. ...

Wilma Ruth Vry, 84

Wilma Ruth Vry, 84, of Marshalltown, passed away on October 13, 2018, at Southridge Specialty Care in Marshalltown, while under the care of Iowa River Hospice. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 17th, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in ...

William Lester Kvidera

TRAER- CM3c William Lester Kvidera, entered the U.S. Navy on June 21, 1940, where he lost his life on December 7, 1941 at the age of 22 on the Battleship USS Oklahoma in the Japanese invasion of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. After nearly seventy-seven years, he will now be brought back home to his ...

Vernon L. Stalzer, 71

Vernon L. Stalzer, 71, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at the Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. A Funeral Mass for Vern will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at St. Henry’s Catholic Church with Father Don Czapla officiating. ...

Donnie L. Clark, 84

Donnie L. Clark, 84, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on the morning of Tuesday, November 6, 2018, in the comfort of his own home with his loving family by his side. Following Donnie’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life will be held from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 ...