Obituaries

Debra Hodson, 61

Debra Hodson, 61, of Marshalltown, Iowa passed away on October 7, 2018, at her daughter’s house in Liscomb, Iowa. Memorial services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 12, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Memorials may be directed to the Mitchell ...

Phyllis J. Lane, 93

Phyllis J. Lane, 93, of Everett, WA, formerly of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Monday, October 08, 2018, at Brookdale Assisted Living in Everett. Arrangements are pending with Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Sandra Lawyer Marckmann, 71

Sandra Lawyer Marckmann, 71, of Beaman, IA, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center, IA. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at Beaman United Methodist Church in Beaman. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., ...

Phyllis Stanley, 71

Phyllis Stanley, 71, of rural Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at the Iowa River Hospice Home with her family by her side. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. ...

Barbara Ann Frederick, 80

Barbara Ann Frederick, 80, of Marshalltown, Iowa, left her earthly life to join Jesus on the morning of Thursday, October 4, 2018, at Southridge Specialty Care under the care of Care Initiatives Hospice. A public visitation for “Barb” will be held from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, ...

Marcia Jean Pothast

It is with great sadness that the family of Marcia Jean Pothast announces her passing after a short battle with cancer on Saturday, September 1, 2018, in Stockton, California. She was 71 years old. An Iowa native, Marcia was born in Marshalltown on June 15, 1947 and raised on the family ...

Andrew “Andy” Zeiner, 44

Andrew “Andy” Zeiner, 44, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at the University of Iowa Hospital and clinics. Memorial services will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. followed by ...

Norma Jean Bailey, 78

Norma Jean Bailey, 78, of Zearing, passed away surrounded by her loving family at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. A visitation will be held from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Zearing Christian Church on Sunday, October 7, 2018, in Zearing, Iowa. Her funeral will be ...

Sandra Lawyer Marckmann, 71

Sandra Lawyer Marckmann, 71, of Beaman, IA, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center, IA. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at Beaman United Methodist Church in Beaman. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 ...

Barbara Ann Frederick, 80,

Barbara Ann Frederick, 80, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away peacefully on the morning of Thursday, October 4, 2018, at Southridge Specialty Care under the care of Care Initiatives Hospice. A public visitation for “Barb” will be held from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 7, 2018, ...

Elmer Paul Heetland, 98

Elmer Paul Heetland, 98, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at the Hansen Family Hospital, Iowa Falls. Funeral services for Elmer Heetland will be 11:00 Saturday October 6th at the Linn’s Funeral Home Chapel, 1521 Washington Ave., Iowa Falls. Time of visitation ...

Kenneth E. Callen

Kenneth E. Callen passed on September 29th, 2018, at Marshalltown Hospice after suffering a stroke on September 23rd. Ken was born October 23rd, 1949, in Marshalltown, the only child of Clyde and Hellen Callen. He graduated from MHS Class of 1968. Ken was a bowler, part of the original Crew ...

Norma Jean Bailey, 78

Norma Jean Bailey, 78, of Zearing, passed away surrounded by her loving family at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. A visitation will be held from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Zearing Christian Church on Sunday, October 7, 2018, in Zearing, Iowa. Her funeral will be ...

Dorothy Porter, 83

Funeral services for Dorothy Jane Porter, 83, of Marshalltown, were held on October 3, 2018 at the First Friends Church. Pastor Sawyer Woodsmall officiated the service. Pallbearers were Greg Lacey, Quinton Lacey, Chad Bracy, John Whitehead, Shannon Bowers and Steve Kennedy. She was laid to ...

Sandra Lawyer Marckmann, 71

Sandra Lawyer Marckmann, 71, of Beaman, IA, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center, IA. Arrangements are pending with Anderson Funeral Homes. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Armond K. “Blue” Fiedler, 44

Armond Fiedler, 44, passed away September 21, 2018. He was born May 16, 1974, in Manhattan, Kansas, to Marcus and Tina Fiedler. Armond is survived by his mother, Tina Scheffert (Clarence “Dusty”); his spouse, Sylena Blanchard; children: Caleb “Spunk” and Adalynne “Punk” ...

Harold Hokel, 88

Harold Hokel, 88, of Webster City, died Thursday, September 20, 2018, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 8, 2018, at Trinity Lutheran Church with Reverend Mike Kroona, officiating. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. until ...

Mary Lou Erikson, 82

Funeral services for Mary Lou Erikson, 82, of Marshalltown, Iowa and formerly of Gilman, Iowa, were held on October 1, 2018, where her husband, Edmund Erikson, officiated the service. Pallbearers were Lauren Erikson, Leah Erikson, Payton Eigenberger, Tom Erikson, John Erikson and Heather ...

Gloria Florence Brennan, 97

Gloria Florence Brennan, 97, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the Iowa Veterans Home on Saturday, September 29, 2018. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., with a Rosary and Vigil service starting at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, October 4, 2018, at ...

Sharon Rae (Dannen) Klosterman, 76

Sharon Rae (Dannen) Klosterman, 76, of Eldora passed away on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Staying true to her wishes no funeral services will be held at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to be used at a later date once a fund ...