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Obituaries

Elsie Ella Vesely, 95

Elsie Ella Vesely, 95, of Tama, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020, at Sunny Hill Care Center in Tama. Private services will be held with interment at National Cemetery in rural Vining. Please feel free to leave condolences to the family at www.kruse-phillips.com. Survivors include two ...

Ernest J. “Ernie” Roberts Jr., 71

Ernest J. “Ernie” Roberts Jr., 71, of Montour, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020, at UnityPoint-Grinnell Regional Medical Center. Traditional Graveside Services will be held Monday, April 6, 2020, at 2:00 PM at the Meskwaki Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement with Homer Bear Jr. as speaker. ...

E. Faye Berger, 89

E. Faye Berger, 89, of Traer, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at her home in Traer. Due to state and federal guidance on gatherings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the family will not be having a public memorial at this time. Burial will be in the Buckingham Cemetery. Please feel free ...

Monty Carl Speck, 54

Monty Carl Speck, 54, of Le Grand, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020, at his home in Le Grand. Due to state and federal guidance on gatherings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the family will not be having a public memorial at this time. Please feel free to leave condolences to the family at ...

Lynn J. Poling, 65

Lynn J. Poling, 65, of Boone, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, March 27th at his home. Lynn was born on February 5th, 1955, in Marshalltown, he was the eldest of four children born to Larry and Lois (Speer) Poling. He was raised in State Center and graduated from West Marshall High ...

Richard McCreery, 82

Richard McCreery, 82, of Gladbrook, IA, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at the Gladbrook Chapel of Anderson Funeral Homes. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Marie Goodwin, 92

Marie Goodwin, 92, of State Center, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family and under the care of the Iowa River Hospice Home. In light of the statewide mandate from the Governor concerning COVID-19 that was given on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, stating that ...

Michael L. Baker, 74

Michael L. Baker, 74, of rural Liscomb, left this world on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. He was greeted in Heaven by his Savior, walking no longer with two canes or severe pain in his shoulders. In light of the statewide mandate from the Governor concerning ...

Gary Howard Dvorak, 69

Gary Howard Dvorak, 69, of Marshalltown, died March 27, 2020, in the comfort of his home. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Gary was born to Howard and Betty (Schedin) Dvorak on February 24th, 1951 in Hopkins, Minnesota, the eldest of 3 children, who all later moved to ...

Harley David Sevde, 75

Harley David Sevde, 75, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away March 31, 2020, at his home in Iowa Falls. After restrictions are lifted due to Covid-19, the family will be holding a public memorial services for Harley. The Linn’s Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Further ...

Michael L. Baker, 74

Michael L. Baker, 74, of rural Liscomb, left this world on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. He was greeted in Heaven by his Savior, walking no longer with two canes or severe pain in his shoulders. In light of the statewide mandate from the Governor ...

Gearold “Ike” Kielly, 87

Gearold “Ike” Kielly, 87, of Baxter, Iowa passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2020, at Newton Village in Newton. A private family burial will be held in Restland Cemetery in Baxter, Iowa. A celebration of Ike’s life will be held at a later date. Fredregill Funeral & Cremation Care has ...

Margaret Ann Monroe, 87

Margaret Ann Monroe, 87, of Eldora, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2020, at her daughter’s home in Eldora. A private burial will take place at Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Eldora. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made by visiting ...

Barbara Beichley, 71

Barbara Beichley, 71, of Linn Creek, MO, formerly of Gladbrook, IA, passed away at her residence on Monday, March 23, 2020. Private family visitation and graveside services will be held Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Funeral services are being planned for when the Governor’s mandate is lifted and ...

Delight Callahan, 85

Delight Callahan, 85, of Tama, passed away early in the morning of Saturday, March 28th, in the comfort of her home in Tama, with family at her side and under the care of the Iowa River Hospice. She passed in the same home that had been in her family since she was 6 years of age. Private ...

Margaret Ann Monroe, 87

Margaret Ann Monroe, 87, of Eldora, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2020, at her daughter’s home in Eldora. A private burial will take place at Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Eldora. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made by visiting ...

Steven Randall, 71

Steven Randall, 71, of Gilman and formerly of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at UnityPoint Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines with his family at his side. At this time cremation rites have been accorded and a celebration of life will be held at a later ...

Delight Callahan, 85

Delight Callahan, age 85, of Tama, passed away early in the morning of Saturday, March 28th, in the comfort of her home in Tama, with family at her side and under the care of the Iowa River Hospice. She passed in the same home that had been in her family since she was 6 years of age. Private ...

Irma Dostal, 93

Irma Dostal, 93, of Marshalltown and formerly of Montour, Iowa, went to be with her Lord and Savior on the morning of March 25, 2020. A private family graveside service will be held for Irma. Memorials in Irma’s name may be directed to Center Street Baptist Church or Care Initiatives ...

Michael Thede, 67

Michael Thede, 67, of rural Toledo, passed away Tuesday, March 24th, in the comfort of his farm. Services are pending and will be announced so that the family can have the support and comfort needed. The date and time will be announced following state mandated gathering lifts.