Obituaries

Violet Wolf

Violet K. Wolf, 97

Violet Kathryn (Frahm) Wolf, formerly of Garwin, passed away Nov. 27, 2017, at Westbrook Acres, Gladbrook, IA. Violet attended Garwin Community School; was a CNA with the Iowa Veteran’s Home retiring in 1982. A memorial service for Violet will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, ...

Doug Johnson

Doug Johnson, 65

After a courageous 3 year battle with cancer, Doug Johnson, 65, of Ramsey, Minnesota, passed away Monday, November 27, at the home of his brother Steve, surrounded by family and under the care of Heartland Hospice. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 4, 2017, at ...

Wayne Peterson, 85

Wayne Peterson, 85, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at the Iowa Veteran’s Home in Marshalltown. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 West Main Street, Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to andersonfhs.com.

Diana Jorpeland, 77

Diana Jorpeland, 77, of Melbourne, passed away on Friday night, November 24th, at the Hawkeye Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 1st, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Ed Hannahs of the Fellowship Baptist Church officiating. Visitation ...

Nancy Lee Peshel, 72

Nancy Lee Peshel, 72, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, November 26, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Following Nancy’ wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and a public visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Mitchell ...

Duane Bulanek

Duane C. Bulanek, 83

Duane C. Bulanek, 83, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in his home in Marshalltown on Friday, November 24, 2017. Memorial services for Duane will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at the Marshalltown Evangelical Free Church. Visitation will be held on Friday, ...

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Joseph Carpio Giannetto, 92

Joseph Carpio Giannetto, 92, passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo, Iowa. A mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, November 30, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Eldora at 10:30AM. A visitation will be held prior to the service starting at ...

Kerri Ann Rombach, 49

Kerri Ann Rombach, 49, of Fishers, IN, passed away Friday, November 24, 2017, in her home, surrounded by family. In addition to her mother, Jane, Kerri is survived by her husband, John Rombach; favorite daughter, Jessica Swiontek; favorite son-in-law, Matthew Swiontek; favorite daughter, ...

Kenneth L. Lewis, 86

Kenneth L. Lewis, 86, of Maple Grove, MN, formerly of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Monday, November 27, 2017, in Minnesota. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Friday, December 1, 2017, at First United Methodist Church in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 12:00 p.m. until the time of the ...

Mark P. Uhde, 53

Mark P. Uhde, 53, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 30, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 West Main Street, Marshalltown. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, November 30, 2017, at Anderson Funeral ...

Randolph Braye

Randolph “Randy” Allen Braye, 62

Randolph “Randy” Allen Braye of Marshalltown, Iowa, went to his heavenly home on November 25, 2017 at the age of 62. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, November 30th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. The family would like everyone to honor Randy’s memory by ...

Arnold Curry

Arnold L. “Arnie” Curry, 84

Arnold L. “Arnie” Curry, 84, passed away on November 25, 2017. He was born on May 27, 1933 in Conrad, Iowa, to Ancil D. Curry and Leona May (Minard) Curry. He was preceded in death by his parents. Arnie was employed as a draftsman for Fisher Controls, Herricks Refrigeration and ...

Mark P. Uhde, 53

Mark P. Uhde, 53, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 30, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 West Main Street, Marshalltown. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, November 30, 2017, until the time of the ...

Marion “Mike” G. Olson, 92

Marion “Mike” G. Olson, 92, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at the Eldora Specialty Care in Eldora, Iowa. Funeral services for Marion Olson will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at the First Baptist Church; 521 Rocksylvania Ave.; Iowa Falls, ...

Larry Keck, 80

Funeral Services for Larry Lee Keck, 80, of Marshalltown, Iowa were held on Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Faith Assembly of God. Pastors Dave Martin and Jon Keck officiated the service. Josh Grimes played special music. Pallbearers were Matt Keck, David Keck, Josh Keck, Elijah Keck, ...

Darrell J. Mitchell, 77

Darrell J. Mitchell, 77, of Union, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home in Waterloo. A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 1st at 10:30 AM at the Gifford United Methodist Church, preceded by one hour ...

Duane C. Bulanek, 83

Duane C. Bulanek, 83, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Friday, November 24, 2017, unexpectedly but peacefully in his home. Funeral Services for Duane will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at the Marshalltown Evangelical Free Church with Pastor Bob Kosbau ...

Patricia R. Kunkel, 84

A Mass of Christian Burial for Patricia R. Kunkel, 84, was held at 10 a.m., Saturday, November 25, 2017, at St. Henry Catholic Church, Marshalltown, IA with Father Don Czapla officiating. Special music was performed by Karen Mroz, vocalist, and Marilyn Spafford on the organ. The Vigil was ...

Rich Odle, 82

Funeral services for Richard Gale Odle, 82, of Eureka, Kansas, were held on Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Green Mountain United Church of Christ. Reverend Dr. Kim Wilson officiated and Madonna Wilson played special music. Pallbearers were Steve Atcher, Bob Hessenius, Dave Hooker, ...

Lanny German

Lanny R. German, 81

Lanny R. German, 81, of State Center, Iowa, died on Friday, November 24, 2017 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services for Lanny will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in State Center, IA, with Rev. Mike Maddick ...