Obituaries

Michael Eugene Mohon

Michael Eugene Mohon of Marshalltown, Iowa, entered the world on September 4th, 1955, in Wichita, Kansas and was the oldest son of Thomas and Doris Mohon. This child of God shared his gifts with his family and friends until he went home to be with the Lord on July 19th, 2019, at the age of 63 ...

Walter Joseph Harris, 77

Walter Joseph Harris, 77, of rural Gilman, Iowa died July 19, 2019, at his home under the care of UnityPoint Grinnell Regional Hospice. Burial will be held at a later date at the Chester Cemetery, north of Grinnell, Iowa. He is survived by his wife of 58 years; sons Chris (Jill) and Steve ...

Ruth J. Johnson, 96

Ruth J. Johnson, 96, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019, at Grandview Heights Rehab And Healthcare in Marshalltown. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Matthew Steelsmith, 50

Matthew Steelsmith, 50, of Beaman, IA, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown, IA. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com

Vernon A. Decker, 89

Vernon A. Decker, 89, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Iowa River Hospice House in Marshalltown. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 22, 2019, at St. Francis of Assisi - St. Henry Catholic Church in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 3:00 ...

Claudette M. Bluntach, 68

Claudette M. Bluntach, 68, of Balsam Township, died Wednesday, July 17, 2019, in her home, with family by her side, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born August 28, 1950, in Marshalltown, IA, the daughter of Claude and Margaret (Behrens) Baker, Jr. She grew up in rural Iowa, ...

Jeanette Darlene Grimes, 73

Jeanette Darlene Grimes, 73, of Newton died on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. The family will greet friends from 10-11:30 a.m., Saturday, July 20, at the Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory. Immediately following the visitation burial will be held ...

Michael Eugene Mohon

Michael Eugene Mohon of Marshalltown, Iowa, went home to be with the Lord on July 19th, 2019, at the age of 63 years, 10 months and 15 days, at the Taylor Hospice House in Des Moines. Services are pending at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home.

Arnold J. “Pete” Menzel, 94

Arnold J. “Pete” Menzel, 94, of Marshalltown, IA passed away on Wednesday July 17, 2019, at his home. A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home, with the family to greet guests from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. For condolences please ...

Vernon Decker, 89

Vernon Decker, 89, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Iowa River Hospice House in Marshalltown. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 22, 2019, at St. Francis of Assisi - St. Henry Catholic Church in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 3:00 p.m. ...

John Michael Kunc, 48

John Michael Kunc, 48, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his own home on the evening of Sunday, July 14, 2019. Funeral services for John will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Kodis officiating. ...

Adeline Edith Collins, 101

Adeline Edith Collins, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away peacefully at the age of 101 on Monday, July 15, 2019, at the Scenic Manor Nursing Home in Iowa Falls. Funeral services for Adeline will be at 11:00 am Saturday, July 20, 2019, at the First United Methodist Church in Iowa Falls. Visitation ...

Vernon Decker, 89

Vernon Decker, 89, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Iowa River Hospice House in Marshalltown. Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Luke Ethridge, 26

Luke Ethridge, 26, of Baxter, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Accura Healthcare of Newton West in Newton, Iowa. Memorial services are currently pending at Fredregill Funeral & Cremation Care in Baxter, Iowa.

Frederick “Fred” Wyngarden, 84

Frederick “Fred” Wyngarden, 84, of Marshalltown, passed away on Sunday morning, June 16, 2019, while holding the hand of his bride, Shirley, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. Cremation rites have taken place with a visitation and celebration of his life to be held on ...

David D. Elder, age 85

David D. Elder, age 85, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2019. He was born on February 8, 1934, in Marshalltown, IA, to Dean and Harriet (Dillon) Elder. He was united in marriage to Sharon Neudorff. David was a graduate of Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, Iowa. He went on to have a successful ...

Adeline Collins, 101

Adeline Collins, 101, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019, at the Scenic Manor Nursing Home in Iowa Falls. Funeral services are pending with the Linn’s Funeral Home in Iowa Falls. For further information, please visit: linnsfuneralhome.com.

Franz Peter Wind V, 31

Franz Peter Wind V, 31, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines on July 14, 2019, with his family at his side. A visitation for family and friends will be held for Franz on July 16, 2019, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. ...

Mary Kerkman, 94

Mary Kerkman, 94, of Toledo, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Premier Estates of Toledo under the care of Hospice Compassus. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, July 19, 2019, at 10:30 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Tama with Father Dennis Conway as celebrant. ...

Denise Yantis, 62

Funeral services for Denise Yantis, 62, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at Journey Church, Marshalltown, IA, with Rev. Jacob Rahrig officiating. Special music of “Reckless Love” and “Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone)” were performed by musician Robbie Vedrenne. ...