Obituaries

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RADCLIFFE-Willard "Bill" Hinderaker, 94, formerly of Radcliffe, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at Northridge Village in Ames. A flowing visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, July 31, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Radcliffe. Funeral services will be held at Our Savior'…

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Iowa Falls-Jacob Robert Thomas passed away Sunday, July 26, 2020, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident near Galena, Illinois. The family will receive friends for visitation on Monday, Aug. 3, at the Surls Funeral Home in Iowa Falls, Iowa, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Social distanci…

IOWA FALLS - Christie Prescott, 46, of Iowa Falls, passed away Sunday, July 26, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. The family will host a celebration of life gathering from 12-5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Central Park in Klemme, Iowa. Woodley Funeral H…

VAN METER - Sherre Lynn Fisher, 73, of Van Meter, Iowa, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 23, 2020, surrounded by family after a two-plus-year battle with colon cancer. Sherre was born the daughter of Carl and Carol Smith on Jan. 13, 1947, in Centerville, Iowa. She graduated from Iowa Fa…

BOCA RATON, Florida - Lynne (Burton) Ciaramita, 70, died peacefully at her seasonal home in Boca Raton, Florida, surrounded by family. She lost her battle with chronic illness after nearly 10 years.

IOWA FALLS - Rick Woods, 69, of Iowa Falls, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020, at the Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. A celebration of life will be planned at a later date. Woodley Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Iowa Falls is caring for Rick and his family.

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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - Megan was born on Nov. 24, 2004, at Summerlin Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada, to Eric and Jennifer Rusley. She was raised in Las Vegas with her older brother Dylan, older sister Lindsay, and younger sister Sara. Megan was imaginative and clever, and could relate easily to …

DES MOINES-Lloyd McDonald, 88, formerly of New Providence, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, under hospice care at the Kavanagh House in Des Moines. A private family committal service will be held Sunday morning, July 26, at the Chester Cemetery, Union. A public memorial service and cele…

PARKERSBURG-Marvin "Marv" D. Eilderts, 83, of Parkersburg, died Thursday, July 16, 2020, at Grand JiVanté in Ackley, of natural causes. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., on Thursday, July 23, at the First Reformed Church in Aplington with burial in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Parkersburg. Vi…

IOWA FALLS-Rick Woods, 69, of Iowa Falls, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020, at the Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Arrangements are pending with the Woodley Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Iowa Falls.

IOWA FALLSJeanette White, 97, of Iowa Falls, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at Scenic Manor in Iowa Falls. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, July 20, at the First United Methodist Church in Iowa Falls with burial in Northlawn Memory Gardens. Visitation will be an hour before th…

ACKLEY—A celebration of life service for Arnold Schaap, of Ackley, will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 30, behind Voss Studios in Austinville. Service will be outside, feel free to bring your own lawn chairs.

TOMAH, WIS.Robert Briggs, 75, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at Tomah Health in Tomah. He was born Sept. 11, 1944, the third of seven children born to Maxine (McClary) and Harlen L. Briggs Sr. in Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin. He graduated from Blue River High School in…

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HUBBARDDonald Lee Ostrander, 52, of Hubbard, died Monday, July 13, 2020, at his home in Hubbard. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.Donald was the youngest son of Ralph and Joyce (Steen) Ostrander. He was born Sept. 25, 1967, in Dubuque. He attended schools in Allison, Dumont…

WILLIAMSC. Ann Ruby Hemken, 88, of Williams, passed away Tuesday,  July 14, 2020, at Heritage Care Center in Iowa Falls. Private graveside memorial service for family will be Friday, July 17, at 11 a.m. The Linn’s Funeral Home in Iowa Falls is helping the family with arrangements. More infor…

HUBBARD—Donald Ostrander, 52, of Hubbard, was pronounced dead on Monday, July 13, 2020, at the Hansen Family Hospital in Iowa Falls. There will not be any services held for Don. Boeke Funeral Homes of Hubbard assisted with arrangements.

IOWA FALLSDaniel Joe Banner, 69, of Iowa Falls, passed away Thursday, July 9, 2020, at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. The family will be hosting an informal get-together at the 503 in Iowa Falls Saturday, July 18, at 2 p.m. for anyone who would like to join them. The Linn’s Funeral H…