Obituaries

Shawn “Smitty” Milea Smith, 28

Shawn “Smitty” Milea Smith, 28, of Tama, passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017, at his home. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at 11:00 AM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Pastor Adam Todd officiating. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in ...

Harold Bales, 92

Funeral services for Harold Bales, 92, of Marshalltown, were held on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home where Pastor Dwayne Potter officiated. Pallbearers were Terry Anson, Steve Opperman, Dennis Opperman, Doug Pfantz, Joel Pfantz and Kevin Bales. Honorary ...

Ruby Laverne Lloyd, 83

Ruby Laverne Lloyd, 83, formerly of Marshalltown, passed away on October 8, 2017, at her home in Austin, Texas. Ruby is survived by her husband Sheldon and son Brent, of Austin, Texas, and her granddaughter, husband and great granddaughter, all of Omaha, Nebraska. A memorial gathering ...

David Jordan, 65

David Jordan, 65, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. ...

Joe E. Arnold, 82

Joe E. Arnold, 82, of State Center, IA, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St., Marshalltown. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m., until the time of the ...

Wallace Eugene Brindle, 93

Wallace Eugene Brindle, 93, of Conrad, IA, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Oakview Nursing Home, in Conrad. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, October 20, 2017, at the Alice Church of God, rural Conrad, with Pastor Jim Hartman officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 ...

Oran Junior Parks, 84

Oran Junior Parks, 84, of Tama, passed away Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. Funeral Services will be held Monday, October 23, 2017, at 1:00 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Chaplain Harlan Nuss officiating. Interment will follow at Oak ...

Terry Creason, 50

Terry Creason, 50, of Marshalltown, passed away on October 17, 2017, at his home. There are currently no services scheduled. Memorials may be directed to the family. For more information or to send a condolence, please visit www.mitchellfh.com or call 641-844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral ...

Harold Lavern Bales, 92

Harold Lavern Bales, 92, of Marshalltown, passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at Hawkeye Care Center in Marshalltown. Funeral services for Harold will be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Visitation will start at ...

Donald W. Irwin

Funeral services for Donald W. Irwin, 88, were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown, IA, with Rev. Darrell Mitchell officiating. Music was offered by organist Jan Randall. Irwin received full Military Honors provided by the joint ...

Joe E. Arnold, 82

Joe E. Arnold, 82, of State Center, IA, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St., Marshalltown. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m., until the time of the ...

David Fowler, 37

David Fowler, 37, of Marshalltown, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, in Marshalltown, Iowa. There will be no local services in Marshalltown, Iowa. David will be laid to rest in the Victory Baptist Church Cemetery in Thomasville, North Carolina. For condolences or questions ...

Hilario Chavez Sanchez, 75

Hilario Chavez Sanchez, 75, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown, Iowa, with his loving family by his side. Hilario will be returning home for his burial. For condolences or questions please visit: ...

Ralph Robert Howe, 95

Ralph Robert Howe, 95, of Clemons, passed away in his purple house, surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in State Center, Iowa. A vigil service will follow and ...

Joe Arnold, 86

Joe Arnold, 86, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home, in Marshalltown. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes.

­­­Donald W. Irwin, 88

Donald W. Irwin, 88, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, October 12, 2017, at his residence. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. ...

Larry D. Carter, 75

Larry D. Carter, 75, of the Iowa Veterans Home, in Marshalltown passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017. Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 16, 2017, at the Iowa Veterans Home. Inurnment will be at the Altoona Cemetery, in Altoona, IA. The Anderson Funeral Homes has been ...

Donald W. Irwin, 88

Donald W. Irwin, 88, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017, at his residence. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, Marshalltown. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Online ...

Katherine “Kathy” Ann Foster, 59

Funeral services for Katherine “Kathy” Ann Foster, 59, were held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, October 13, 2017, at Peace United Church of Christ, Gladbrook, IA. Rev. Robert Doner officiated the service and June Bessman played the organ for vocalist Brianna Erickson. Urn bearers were Bret ...

Netha M. “Mitzi” Martin, 93

Graveside Services will be held Saturday, October 21, 11:30AM, Riverside Cemetery, for Netha M. “Mitzi” Martin, 93, of Dallas, Texas, who died Saturday evening, Oct. 7 at Presbyterian Hospital in Plano, Texas. Father Don Czapla, from St. Henry’s, will officiate the burial. Her Funeral ...