Obituaries

Lonnie Miller, 67

Lonnie Miller, 67, of Dixon, Illinois, formerly of Marshalltown, passed Saturday, May 27, 2017, at her home. Left to cherish her memory and continue her legacy of love and compassion are her husband, David; children: Traci (Shirlyna Olivas) Johnson and James (Jessica) Miller; three ...

Katelyn Eagle-Burns, 69

Katelyn Eagle-Burns, 69, of Marshalltown, IA passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center, in Des Moines, IA. Cremation rights were accorded and there will be no funeral services held. Anderson Funeral Homes is entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may ...

Robert Duane Shiek, Sr., 78

Robert Duane Shiek, Sr., 78, of West Plains, Missouri departed this life on June 5, 2017, at his home. He was born July 30, 1938, in Fargo, North Dakota, the son of Franklin Leroy and Hattie Rebecca (Boyer) Shiek. He graduated from Fargo Central High School in Fargo, North Dakota in 1957. He ...

Ila Bohnsack, 97

Ila Bohnsack, 97, of Gladbrook, IA passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Westbrook Acres, in Gladbrook. Arrangements are pending at the Gladbrook Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes.

Philip Wedgwood, 45

Funeral services for Phil Wedgwood, 45, of Seattle, Washington, formerly of Marshalltown, Iowa, were held on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at New Hope Christian Church with Nate Montover officiating. Pallbearers were Tim Lovell, Edward Henry, Matt Zhorne, Hector Papo Aria, James Chambers and Ash ...

Helen Aileen Settle, 94

Helen Aileen Settle, 94, of Marshalltown, entered eternal life on June 1, 2017, at Glenwood Place Assisted Living. Death came peacefully with family at her side under the care of Iowa River Hospice. She was the beloved wife of Kempton, devoted mother to Greg, John and Jerry, loving daughter, ...

Dan Ruopp, 67

Dan Ruopp, 67, of Allison Rehab Center of Allison, Iowa and formerly of rural Marshalltown, Iowa passed on May 25, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at Timber Creek Cemetery near Marshalltown, ...

Leo Vern Miller, 94

Leo Vern Miller, 94, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away at Glendale Gardens Nursing and Rehab on March 23, 2017. He was born to Charles Edward and Dora Brown Miller on June 9, 1922, in Kelley, Iowa. He grew up in central Iowa and lived his adolescence and teen years with the Pfantz family in ...

Rodney “Rod” James Edwards, 53

Rodney “Rod” James Edwards, 53, of Gladbrook, IA, formally of St. Louis, MO, passed away on Monday, June 5, 2017, at Hawkeye Care Center. Memorial services for Rod will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 9, 2017, at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Donor officiating. ...

Beverly Ann Dickenson, 79

Beverly Ann Dickenson, 79, of Burlington, formerly of Marshalltown, died at 9:59 PM Sunday, June 4, 2017, at the Great River Medical Center. Survivors include her companion, William C. Carpenter, of Burlington; one daughter, DeeAnn Forquer, of Burlington; four sons: Terry R. Dickenson, of ...

Helen Marie Pille, 83

Helen Marie Pille, 83, Des Moines, IA, died peacefully at her home on Thursday, June 1, 2017. Survivors include daughters, Diane Dillane, Overland Park, KS, Deb (Glenn) Plummer, San Diego, CA, Denise (Howard) Schwartz, San Diego, CA, Dawn (Brook) Rosenberg, Des Moines, David (Nancy) Pille, ...

Philip David Wedgwood, 45

Philip David Wedgwood, 45, of Seattle, Washington, formerly of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2017. Funeral services for Philip will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at New Hope Christian Church in Marshalltown. Visitation will be on Tuesday June 6, 2017 ...

Gordon Helgeland, 66

Mason City-Gordon Helgeland, 66, of Mason City, died Saturday (May 27, 2017) at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. A funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday (June 8, 2017) at Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 3rd St. NE, Mason City. Interment will be in Elmwood-St. Joseph ...

Helen Settle, 94

Helen Settle, 94, of Marshalltown, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Glenwood Place in Marshalltown and under the care of Iowa River Hospice. Funeral services for Helen will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. ...

Richard Ritter, Sr. 83

Funeral services for Richard Ritter, Sr., of Le Grand, Iowa were held on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Fristoe officiating. Military Honors were provided by the Combined VFW/American Legion Honor Guard. He was laid to rest in the Le Grand ...

Robert J. Schippers, Sr., 95

Robert J. Schippers, Sr., 95, passed away peacefully at the Iowa Veterans Home on May 30, 2017, with his loving family by his side. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 2, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the Iowa Veterans Home Chapel, with a public visitation held at 10:00 a.m. until the ...

Clarence Anthony Blanchard, 84

Clarence Anthony Blanchard, 84, of Greenbrier, passed away May 27, 2017, in Conway, Arkansas. He was born on August 25, 1932 in Mt. Ayer, Iowa to the late Anthony and Wilma Watts Blanchard. He was an Army veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. Clarence is survived by his wife of 62 years ...

Robert J. Schippers Sr., 95

Robert J. Schippers Sr., 95, passed away peacefully at the Iowa Veterans Home on May 30, 2017, with his loving family by his side. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 2, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the Iowa Veterans Home Chapel, with a public visitation held at 10:00 a.m. until the ...

Richard Ritter Sr., 83

Richard Ritter Sr., 83, of Legrand, Iowa passed away on Friday, May 26, 2017, at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo, Iowa. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Visitation will be from 12:00 until service ...

Fred Gould, 80

Fred Gould, 80, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at Iowa River Hospice Home with his loving family by his side. Memorial services for Fred will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Our Savior Lutheran Church with Pastor Mike Hershberger ...