Obituaries

Myron Isaac Wanatee Sr., 80

Myron Isaac Wanatee Sr., 80, of Tama, passed away Friday, October 6, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. A Wake was held Saturday evening, October 7, 2017, at the Myron Wanatee Sr. residence, 208 Sac and Fox Road, on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. Native American ...

James Patrick “Jim” Mead, 81

Funeral services for James Patrick “Jim” Mead, 81, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, October 9, 2017, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Marshalltown, IA, with Father Greg Bahl officiating. Music was presented by Marilyn Spafford on the organ and the St. Mary Catholic Church ...

Isaac Wanatee Sr., 80

Isaac Wanatee Sr., 80, of Tama, passed away Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. A Wake will be held Saturday evening, October 7, 2017 at the Myron Wanatee Sr. Residence, 208 Sac and Fox Road on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. Native American ...

James Anthony Picht, 93

James Anthony Picht, 93 of Iowa Falls, Iowa passed away Sunday October 8, 2017 at the Ashbrook Assisted Living at the Scenic Living Communities of Iowa Falls. Funeral services for James Picht will be 10:00 am Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church; 313 Lee Lane; Iowa ...

Katherine “Kathy” Ann Foster, 59

Katherine “Kathy” Ann Foster, 59, of Gladbrook, IA passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Cedar Valley Hospice, in Waterloo, IA. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, October 13, 2017, at Peace United Church of Christ, in Gladbrook. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., ...

Donna Lou Hanzelka

Donna Lou Hanzelka, 88, of Marshalltown and formerly of Le Grand, passed away on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Southridge Specialty Care in Marshalltown. Funeral services for Donna Lou will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Marshalltown. Visitation ...

Isaac Wanatee Sr., 80

Isaac Wanatee Sr., 80, of Tama, passed away Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. A Wake will be held Saturday evening, October 7, 2017 at the Myron Wanatee Sr. Residence, 208 Sac and Fox Road on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. Native American Church ...

Forest (Frosty) Halverson, 103

103 Forest (Frosty) Halverson, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at 103 years of age. Visitation for Frosty will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Graveside services will be held on Monday, ...

Roger Charles Gienger

Roger Charles Gienger, 77, of Beaman, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017, under the care of Iowa River Hospice in Marshalltown with his loving family by his side. The family will be hosting a “Celebration of His Life” at the Beaman Memorial Hall, Main Street, ...

Mary Helen (Otte) Steveson, 91

Mary Helen (Otte) Steveson, 91, of Peoria, IL., passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017, in Peoria. Born on June 20, 1926 at Deaconess Hospital in Marshalltown, Iowa, to Fred Otte and Alivina Stoltzman Otte. She was a member of First Congregational Church in Marshalltown from 1936-1950. She ...

Marie Martens, 98

Marie Martens, 98, of Reinbeck, passed away Wednesday, October 4th, at the Parkview Nursing Home in Reinbeck, due to natural causes. The funeral service will be held on Monday, October 9th at 10:30 AM at the Amity Presbyterian Church in rural Tama County with visitation held prior to the ...

Forest K Halverson, 103

Forest K Halverson, 103, of Laurel, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at his home. Visitation for Forest will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Graveside services will be held on Monday, October ...

William “Bill” Bailey, 81

William “Bill” Bailey, 81, of Marshalltown, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. Graveside services will be held at Rosehill Memorial Gardens on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed ...

James Patrick “Jim” Mead, 81

James Patrick “Jim” Mead, 81, of Marshalltown, IA, left his earthly home to meet his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Monday, October 2, 2017, under the care of Iowa River Hospice, in Marshalltown. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 9, 2017, at the St. Mary ...

Dona Mae Burr, 78

Dona Mae Burr, 78, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, September 30, 2017, at Grandview Heights, with her loving family by her side. A memorial service under the family direction will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 6, 2017, at Restore Church located at 2 N. ...

James Patrick “Jim” Mead, 81

James Patrick “Jim” Mead, 81, of Marshalltown, IA, left his earthly home to meet his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Monday, October 2, 2017, under the care of Iowa River Hospice, in Marshalltown. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 9, 2017, at the St. ...

Donna Bays, 83

Funeral Services for Donna Bays, 83, of Union, Iowa were held on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at the Community Church in Union, Iowa. Pastor Rick Schill officiated the service. Honorary pallbearers were Cody, Paxton, Kasey, Pierson, Courtney and Karsyn Bays. She was laid to rest in the ...

Jimmie Boyd Ireland, 77

Jimmie Boyd Ireland, 77, of Iowa Falls, Iowa passed away Monday, October 2, 2017, at the Veteran’s Memorial Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services for Jimmie Ireland will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the First United Methodist Church; 619 Main St.; Iowa Falls, IA ...