Obituaries

Allen “Al” Croft Wagner, 88

Allen “Al” Croft Wagner, 88, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Accura Healthcare of Marshalltown. Memorial services for Al will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Members of the local Masonic Lodge will provide a ...

Ronna Jo Denato, 63

Ronna Jo Denato, 63, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018, at home surrounded by her family. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 18, 2018, at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the services at the ...

Myrene Appelgate, 89

Funeral services for Madelyn “Myrene” Appelgate, 89, of rural Marshalltown, were held on May 14, 2018, at the Gladbrook Chapel United Methodist Church in Gladbrook. Pastors Mark Keefer and John Gaulke officiated the service and special music performed by Sue Koster. Pallbearers were ...

Mary Jane Mayer, 87

Mary Jane Mayer, 87, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, ...

Donald Walbridge

Donald Walbridge, “Donny from Tom’s” passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018. A memorial gathering will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home from 1-3:00 p.m. with a celebration of his life held on Saturday May 19, 2018, at Tom’s Cue and Brew at 4:00 p.m. ...

Wilma Ann Hickson, 73

Wilma Ann Hickson, 73, of Peyton, Colorado, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Pikes Peak Hospice in Colorado Springs, CO; she was surrounded by her family and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church ...

Douglas Plum, 64

Douglas Plum, 64, of Newton, Iowa passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in the comfortof his own home. Per Doug’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and graveside services for Doug are currently pending at this time. Memorial contributions may be directed in Doug’s ...

Ronna Denato, 63

Ronna Denato, 63, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 at home surrounded by her family. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to andersonfhs.com

Julia Ridout Rasmussen Bachel

Burial services for Julia Ridout Rasmussen Bachel will be at 10 AM on Friday, May 18, 2018, at Fairview Cemetery, West 12 Street, Cedar Falls, IA.

Alice E. McKibbin, 99

Funeral services for Alice E. McKibbin, 99, were held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 11, 2018, at Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown, IA, with Rev. Greg Ellcey officiating. Casket bearers were Tim Aiken, Bob Dickkut, Ed Hughes, John Jansen, Ron Jansen, Mike Neuroth, Pat Neuroth and Teresa ...

Donna Marie Graham, 88

Funeral services for Donna Marie Graham, 88, were held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 10, 2018, at the First United Methodist Church, Marshalltown, IA. Rev. Craig Luttrell officiated the service with music provided by pianist Jan Randall and vocalist Mary Cowdrey. Honorary bearers were Erica ...

Louise K. Bennett, 73

Louise K. Bennett, 73, passed away at her home on March 22, 2018. She was born on February 21, 1945 to Paul and Elsie (Lorenzen) Boldra and grew up in Ferguson, Iowa. Louise graduated from LDF High School. A casual graveside service for Leslie and Louise Bennett will be held at 10:00 a.m. ...

Gilbert “Gib” Brown, 71

Gilbert “Gib” Brown, 71, of Albion, Iowa, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018, at UnityPoint Health of Marshalltown. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on ...

Alice E. McKibbin, 99

Alice E. McKibbin, 99, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018, at Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown, IA. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 11, 2018, at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m., Friday, May 11, 2018, until the time of the services at ...

Larry Thomas Laverty, Sr.

Larry Laverty, 78, of Marshalltown, passed away May 7, 2018, after a short illness. He was born September 27, 1939, and was the only child of Glatha and Thomas Laverty in Laurel, Iowa. He enjoyed early fame by winning the Healthiest Baby trophy at the Iowa State Fair when he was two years ...

James Vajgrt, 82

James Vajgrt, 82, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Bayfront Health Punta Gorda in Punta Gorda, FL. Private family services will be held. Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown, IA, has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to ...

Melba Phillips, 82

Funeral services for Melba Phillips, 82, were held at Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown, IA, with Rev. Bobby Shomo officiating. Casket bearers were David Pansegrau, Jacob Phillips, Justin Phillips, Loren Slick, Ryan Westcott and Tanner Westcott. Honorary bearer was Gerard Slick. ...

Myrene Appelgate, 89

Myrene Appelgate, 89, of rural Marshalltown, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018, at Accura Health Care in Marshalltown, under the care of the Iowa River Hospice Home. Services for Myrene are scheduled for Monday, May 14, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at the Gladbrook Chapel United Methodist Church ...

Julie A. Hart, 57

Julie A. Hart, 57, of Marshalltown passed away in the afternoon of Monday, May 7th, with family by her side and while under the care of the Iowa River Hospice. Graveside memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 11th, at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. There will be no ...

Charles “Charlie” Herbert Stowe Jr., 69

Charles “Charlie” Herbert Stowe Jr., 69, of Hollister, Missouri, passed away May 2, 2018. Charlie is survived by his wife of 10 years, Kathy Stowe; his children; grandchildren; two brothers; one sister and several nieces and nephews. No formal services are currently planned. In ...