Obituaries

Michael L. Miller, 74

Michael L. Miller, 74, of Marshalltown, joined the Lord on June 22, 2019, after a lengthy illness. His death came peacefully with his loving wife, daughter and sister at his side at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. A Celebration-of-Life will be held by the family on ...

Margaret (Peg) Day

Margaret (Peg) Day died on Monday, June 24, 2019, under the care of Iowa River Hospice in Marshalltown. Per Peg’s wishes cremation rites have been accorded. Memorials in Peg’s name may be directed to her family for a later designation. For more information or to send a condolence ...

Kelly Anderson, 58

Kelly Anderson, 58, of State Center, Iowa, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019, at the State Center Specialty Care with his loving family by his side. Following Kelly’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and there will be a public memorial gathering held from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. on ...

Dennis A. Thurston, 75

Dennis A. Thurston, 75, of Garwin, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Grandview Heights Rehab and Healthcare in Marshalltown. Funeral services for Dennis will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at the Carlton Brethren Church in Garwin. Visitation will be Friday, June ...

Eugene Robb, 92

Eugene Robb, 92, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away at home on June 23, 2019, under the care of Iowa River Hospice. A visitation for Eugene will be held on Friday, June 28 at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home from 5:00-7:00 p.m. A Funeral Service for Eugene will be held on Saturday, June 29 ...

Steven Wilkey Piper, 77

Steven Wilkey Piper, 77, of Eldora, Iowa, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Eldora Specialty Care. Visitation will be held from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 27, 2019, at the Eldora United Methodist Church. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019, ...

George Lewis Funk, 85

George Lewis Funk, 85, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Briarwood Health Care Center in Iowa City, IA. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 29, 2019, at the Roundhouse located on the Marshalltown High School Campus at 1602 S. 2nd Avenue, ...

Linae S. Brush, 65

Linae S. Brush, 65, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at the Iowa River Hospice House in Marshalltown. Memorial services will be 6:00 p.m., Friday, June 28, 2019, at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Friday, June 28, ...

Mary Schelling, 92

Mary Schelling, 92, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines on June 22, 2019. Prior to her passing she lived at Grandview Nursing and Rehab for seven months and returned home briefly for two short weeks. A visitation for Mary will be held on Thursday, June ...

Roger L. Wrage, 82

Roger “Rog” L. Wrage, 82, of Marshalltown, IA, formerly of Gladbrook, IA passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019, at the Newton Village Health Care. A funeral service will be held at the Hope United Methodist Church at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 27, 2019, where Pastor Greg Ellcey will ...

James Ronald “Ron” Hazelwood, 77

James Ronald “Ron” Hazelwood, 77, of Eldora, passed away peacefully Saturday June 22, 2019, at the nursing home in Zearing, Iowa, surrounded by his family. A visitation will be held on Friday, June 28, 2019, from 5-7 PM at Creps-Chapel in Eldora. A funeral service will be held on ...

Reca E. Harnish, 96

Funeral services for Reca E. Harnish, 96, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown, IA. Rev. Alex Post officiated the service with special music of “Amazing Grace” and “It is Well With My Soul” provided by organist Colette ...

Kelly Anderson, 58

Kelly Anderson, 58, of State Center, Iowa, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019, at the State Center Specialty Care with his loving family by his side. Following Kelly’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and there will be a public memorial gathering held from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. on ...

Bonnie Stansberry, 87

Bonnie Stansberry, 87, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on the evening of Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at the Iowa Veterans Home under the care of Iowa River Hospice. The family wanted to express their love to both the Veterans Home and Iowa River Hospice. Following Bonnie’s wishes, ...

Joshua Robert Smith, 29

Joshua Robert Smith, 29, of Cedar Rapids and formerly of Tama, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2019. A Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 4-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama. Following the Visitation, a Celebration of Life will be held at 7:00 PM at the funeral ...

Bonnie Stansberry, 87

Bonnie “White Lighting” Stansberry, 87, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on the evening of Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at the Iowa Veterans Home under the care of Iowa River Hospice. The family wanted to express their love to both the Veterans Home and Iowa River Hospice. Following ...

Larry Polzin, 68

Larry Polzin, age 68, of Schleswig, IA, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Services for Larry Polzin will be 1:00 pm, Monday, July 1st, at the Hubbard Golf Clubhouse in Hubbard. Burial will be in the Hubbard Cemetery. The family will receive friends 2:00 - 4:00 pm, Sunday, June ...

Mary Schelling, 92

Mary Schelling, 92, of Marshalltown, Iowa passed away at Mercy Medical Center is Des Moines on June 22, 2019. Prior to her passing she lived at Grandview Nursing and Rehab for seven months and then returned home briefly for two short weeks. At this time services for Mary are pending. ...

Charles Reuben Mitchell, 64

TAMA — Charles Reuben Mitchell, 64, of Tama, passed away, Friday, June 21, 2019 at Premier Estates of Toledo under Hospice Compassus. A Traditional Wake will be held Friday evening at the Glenn Roberts Ceremonial Building on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. Traditional Graveside ...

Darold Dee Hennessy, 72

TOLEDO — Darold Dee Hennessy, 72, of Toledo, passed away Friday, June 21, 2019, at his home under the care of Unity Point Grinnell Regional Hospice. Graveside Services will be held Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo. Survivors include four nieces; ...