Obituaries

Marlyne M. Brindle, 92

Funeral services for Marlyne M. Brindle, 92, were held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 22, 2018, at the Alice Church of God, Conrad, IA. Rev. Jim Hartman officiated the service with special music provided by Mrs. Dorothy Callaway on the organ. The congregational hymns were: “Amazing Grace” ...

Sharion Stalzer, 75

Sharion Stalzer, 75, passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at her home in Laurel, IA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at St. Henry Catholic Church in Marshalltown, IA. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Anderson ...

Judy J. Smith, 74

Judy J. Smith, 74, of Marshalltown, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Memorial services for Judy will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown with private family burial to ...

Karen Kay Collins, 79

Karen Kay Collins, 79, formerly of Gladbrook, IA, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at her home in Newton, IA. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the Chapel United Methodist Church, 1597 Abbott Avenue, Gladbrook. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 ...

Brandy Lynn Hill, 43

Brandy Lynn Hill, 43, of Steamboat Rock, Iowa, passed away March 14, 2018, at the Mercy Medical Center North Iowa in Mason City. Funeral services for Brandy Hill will be 1:00 pm Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the River’s Edge Church; 204 College; Iowa Falls, Iowa 50126. A time of visitation ...

D. Elaine Crouse, 79

D. Elaine Crouse, 79, of Marshalltown, passed away on Monday, March 19, 2018, at Southridge Specialty Care in Marshalltown. She died much like she lived, quietly with the peace of God in her heart and soul. Elaine will truly be missed by her son, Lowell (Jackie), of Maxwell; her daughter ...

Patti Breniman, 76

Funeral services for Patricia “Patti” Breniman, 76, of Marshalltown, were held on March 19, 2018, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Pastor Bobby Shomo officiated the service. Pallbearers were Jerry Bailey, Jerry Frasher, Mark Seffinga, Mark Core, Craig Mittag and Randy Berry. She ...

Ruth E. Spicer, 93

Funeral services for Ruth E. Spicer, 93, were held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Conrad United Methodist Church, Conrad, IA. Rev. Gene Kubli officiated the service with music provided by organist Jackie Stevens. Casket bearers were Alex Hayes, Kimberely Hayes, Kelli ...

Lester Stalzer, 92

Lester Stalzer, 92, of Haverhill, passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. Services are currently pending with the Mitchell Family Funeral Home.

D. Jake Osgood (Badge #64-35), 54

The sirens are now silenced for retired police officer D. Jake Osgood (Badge #64-35), 54, of State Center. He passed away surrounded by his family on Thursday morning, March 15th, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Visitation will be held from 5-8:00 p.m. Friday, March 23rd at the ...

Ron Long, 75

Ron Long, 75, of Lee’s Summit, MO, formerly of Marshalltown, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday morning, March 18th, at the Lee’s Summit Medical Center. A Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 22nd, at the First Congregational Church in Marshalltown. He will be ...

Dennis Matney

Dennis Matney, of El Mirage, AZ, passed away on February 12, 2018, surrounded by his family. Dennis Eugene Matney was born on Sept. 16, 1938, to Kenneth and Evelyn Matney in Albia, IA. He received his early education in Albia and graduated from Knoxville, IA, high school in 1957. On January ...

Marlyne Brindle, 92

Marlyne Brindle, 92, of Conrad, IA, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, at the Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad. Funeral services will be Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., at the Alice Church of God, 17160 270th Street, rural Conrad. Interment will be in the Alice Union Cemetery, across ...

Anna Elsa Jass, 80

Anna Elsa Jass, 80, of Marshalltown, Iowa, formerly of Alden, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Services will be 10:30 AM on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Alden. Burial will take place in the ...

Karen Kay Collins, 79

Karen Kay Collins, 79, formerly of Gladbrook, IA, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at her home in Newton, IA. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the Chapel United Methodist Church, 1597 Abbott Avenue, Gladbrook. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 ...

Luis Carranza-Salinas, 17

Funeral services were held on March 17, 2018, at St. Mary Catholic Church for Luis Carranza-Salinas, 17, of Marshalltown. Father Greg Bahl officiated the service. Groups in attendance included Marshalltown High School’s staff and students, Marshalltown High School’s soccer team, ...

Michael Joseph Hovey, 54

Michael Joseph Hovey, 54, of Phoenix, AZ, formerly of Marshalltown, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Scottsdale, AZ. He is survived by sisters: Julie (Jayson) Smith, Sheldon, IA, and Pam Weatherly-Michel, Marshalltown; two nieces and four nephews. Grave side ...

Marlyne Brindle, 92

Marlyne Brindle, 92, of Conrad, IA, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, at the Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad. Arrangements are pending with Anderson Funeral Homes in Conrad. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Ruth E. Spicer, 93

Ruth E. Spicer, 93, of Conrad, IA, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the United Methodist Church in Conrad. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 20, 2018, also at the ...

D. Jake Osgood, 54

The sirens are now silenced for retired police officer D. Jake Osgood (Badge #6435), age 54, of State Center. He passed away surrounded by his family on Thursday morning, March 15th, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, March 23rd at ...