Obituaries

Richard L. Stevenson, 81

Richard L. Stevenson, 81, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at State Center Nursing and Rehab Center. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Richard and his family.

Faith C. Steward

Faith C. Steward, of Overland Park KS, died July 12, 2017. A memorial service is Saturday, July 15 at 10:00 a.m. at Amos Family Funeral Home in Shawnee. Online condolences may be expressed at www.amosfamily.com (arr. the Amos Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 913-631-5566)

Kathryn Robb Audley

Word has been received that Kathryn Robb Audley, of Lemon Grove, CA., originally from Marshalltown, passed away July 11, 2017. She is survived by her three daughters: Laurie, Leslie and Linda, all of Lemon Grove, and her siblings: Gene Robb and Audrey Robinson, of Marshalltown, Ia. A ...

Garrett Stephenson, 33

Garrett Stephenson, 33, of Holyoke, CO, formerly of Marshalltown, IA passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Colorado. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Beaman United Methodist Church, in Beaman, IA. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, July 14, ...

Phillip “Phil” L. Kopel, 67

Phillip “Phil” L. Kopel, 67, of Haverhill, Iowa, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center, in Des Moines, Iowa. Memorial services for Phil will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Public visitation will be ...

David Spillman, 56

David Spillman, 56, of Marshalltown, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Unity Point Health-Marshalltown. Memorial services for Dave will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Visitation will be held one hour before the ...

Gerald Eugene Ross, 82

Gerald Eugene Ross, 82, The Lord beckoned. Gerald answered. Gerald Eugene Ross died peacefully with his family by his side on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Premier Estates of Toledo under the care of Iowa River Hospice. Memorial Services will be held Friday, July 14, 2017, at 11:00 AM at the ...

Myron Shetler, 93

Myron Shetler, 93, of Marshalltown, IA passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Grandview Heights Rehab and Healthcare, under the care of Iowa River Hospice, in Marshalltown. Family graveside services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens, in Marshalltown. ...

Gordon E. Arp

Funeral services for Gordon E. Arp, of Gladbrook, IA were held Tuesday, July 11, at Peace United Church of Christ in Gladbrook. Rev. Robert Doner was officiant for the service. Organist was June Bessman and Vocalist was Jim Maas. Casket bearers were Dan Arp, Jason Hammann, Jon Maas, Nick ...

Grace A. Duffy

Funeral services for Grace A. Duffy, of Marshalltown, IA were held Wednesday, July 12, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St., Marshalltown. Rev. Randy Mason was officiant for the service. Pianist was Jan Randall and Vocalist was Marissa Duffy. Casket bearers were Jeff Duffy, Rob ...

Sheryl “Kay” Risius, 59

Sheryl “Kay” Risius, 59, of Ogden, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. A Memorial Service for Kay Risius will be 2:00 pm Saturday, July 22, 2017, at the Linn’s Funeral Home Chapel, 1521 Washington Ave., Iowa Falls, IA, 50126. ...

Maxine Marcella Speas

Maxine Marcella Speas passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017, at the First Baptist Church in Marshalltown, Iowa, with Pastor David Lewis officiating. Public ...

Phillip “Phil” L. Kopel, 67

Phillip “Phil” L. Kopel, 67, of Haverhill, Iowa, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center, in Des Moines, Iowa. Memorial services for Phil will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Public visitation will be ...

Julie Danner, 51

Julie Danner, 51, of Colfax, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. A Celebration of Life will be on Sunday, July 16, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. There will be no visitation and there will be a ...

Patricia (Pat) Marie Paul Brown Lanphier, 69

Patricia (Pat) Marie Paul Brown Lanphier, 69, of Eatonton, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2017, after losing her courageous fight against lung cancer. Pat was born in Marshalltown, Iowa, on May 18, 1948, and she was the oldest girl in a family of six. After high school, Pat ...

Judy Ann Steiner, 66

Judy Ann Steiner, 66, of Rhodes, Iowa passed away on Monday, July 10, 2017, at Mary Greeley Hospital in Ames, Iowa. A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, July 14, 2017, at Rhodes United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Mitchell Family ...

David Spillman, 56

David Spillman, 56, of Marshalltown, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Unity Point Health-Marshalltown. Memorial services for Dave will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Visitation will be held one hour before the ...

Myron Shetler, 93

Myron Shetler, 93, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Grandview Heights Rehab and Healthcare, in Marshalltown. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St. Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent www.andersonfhs.com.

Robert Bays, Jr., 89

Robert Bays, Jr., 89, of Union, passed away Monday, July 10, 2017, at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad, IA. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the Community Church in Union, IA. Lunch will be served at the church following the internment at the Union ...

Margaret Judge, 83

Margaret Judge, 83, of Marshalltown, left her earthly body and joined her Lord and Savior at 6:32 p.m. on Sunday evening, July 9th, at home surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 13th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation will ...