03/16/2015 - 10:59am
Katie Surber, 94 of New Sharon, passed away Friday, March 13, 2015 at the Serenity House in Oskaloosa. Funeral services began at 11:00 a.m. on Monday March 16, 2015 at the First Christian Church in New Sharon. Burial will be in the Sixteen Cemetery near Thornburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Mahaska County hospice or to the New...
03/16/2015 - 10:57am
Betty Eldora Derby, 87, died March 11, 2015 at the Care Center in Sigourney. She was born February 13, 1928 to William and Margaret Wood Northup near Ollie. She graduated from Ollie High School in 1947. On June 7, 1947 she married Everett Derby in Bloomfield.
Please read our March 18 edition for the full obituary.
03/16/2015 - 10:54am
Charlotte Louise Kirkpatrick Fagen went to be with Jesus on Thursday morning, March 12, 2015. She was born to Edward L. and Rovena (Fry) Kirkpatrick, in Keota, Iowa, on March 1, 1918. Charlotte and Walter Fagen Jr. were married February 15, 1936 and celebrated fifty-two years of marriage. Her husband preceded her in death on September 4,...
03/10/2015 - 9:25am
Steve Alan Smith of Hesperia Calif. passed away at his home on Wednesday, March 4. He was born March 16, 1954 in Sigourney, the son of Donna Braden Smith and Robert Smith. Services to be held at a later date.
Read our March 11 edition for the full obituary.
03/10/2015 - 9:23am
Mary Byrne, 81, of What Cheer Died Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the Serenity House in Oskaloosa. A memorial mass will be held at 10:00 on Friday, March 13, 2015 at the St. Mary Catholic Church in Oskaloosa. A visitation will be held at the Holland-Coble Funeral Home in What Cheer Thursday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 p...