Josephine Margaret Grothe, 76

Josephine Margaret Grothe, 76, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019, at the Mercy Neuro Trauma Unit in Des Moines, Iowa. The Linn’s Funeral Home is helping the family with arrangements. Funeral services for Josephine Grothe will be 10:30 am Friday, August 16, 2019, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses Iowa Falls Congregation; 122 Georgetown Road; Iowa Falls, Iowa 50126. Visitation for Josephine will be from 5:00 until 7:00 pm, Thursday, August 15, 2019, at the Linn’s Funeral Home Chapel; 1521 Washington Avenue; Iowa Falls, Iowa, 50126. For those that cannot attend the service or wish to send a card, please send them to: Josephine Grothe Memorial; c/o Linn’s Funeral Home; 1521 Washington Ave.; Iowa Falls, Iowa, 50126. For further information, please visit linnsfuneralhome.com.

Josephine Margaret Grothe is survived by her husband: James Grothe, of Iowa Falls, Iowa; four daughters and daughter-in-law: Margaret McLeod, of Carroll, Iowa, Janice [Gary] Hanson, of Hastings, Minnesota, Sherry Grothe, of Westside, Iowa; Rebecca [David] Bauer, of Hastings and Sarah Knowles, of Lake Mills, Iowa; thirteen grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; six brothers and sisters: Lula Ann Ringham, of Punta Gorda, Florida, John [Sharon] Fank, of Garner, Iowa, Susan [Mark] Pleva, of Woodward, Iowa, Barbara [Byron] Ruiter, of Forest City, and Patricia Lien, of Marshall, Minnesota.