Obituaries

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UNION - Grace Lepley, 83, lifelong Union area resident, passed away Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at the Cedar Valley Hospice in Waterloo. A memorial visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Memorials in her memory may be directed to the Mi…

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ACKLEY - Kevin Meyer, 63, of Ackley, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at his home in Ackley. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at St. John's U.C.C. in Ackley with burial in the Washington Reformed Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at St. J…

IOWA FALLS—Elaine Barsness, 95, of Iowa Falls, passed away Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at Scenic Manor. Funeral services are pending with the Woodley Funeral Home, LLC of Iowa Falls.

CEDAR RAPIDS  - David Boyd Hansen, 91, was called to his Heavenly home Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. He leaves many friends, neighbors and family to miss him but to celebrate his life. Viewing will be at Cedar Memorial, 4200 1st Ave. NE Cedar Rapids, on Sunday, Aug. 25, from 2-5 p.m. Funeral servi…

PARKERSBURG—Donald “Duke” LeRoy Huisman, 87, of Parkersburg, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at Parker Place in Parkersburg. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, at the Hope Reformed Church with burial at the Oak Hill Cemetery, both in Parkersburg. Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Mond…

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ELDORA - Hazel Ann Nordyke, 79, of Eldora, passed away Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at Valley View Specialty Care in Eldora, while under Care Initiatives Hospice. A memorial service will be held for Hazel on Monday, Aug. 26, at 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Eldora. Visitation will be o…

PARKERSBURG—Hannah Miller, 88, of Parkersburg, died Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at Shell Rock Health Care Center in Shell Rock. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Bethel Reformed Church with burial in the Bethel Cemetery, both rural Aplington. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m…

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HIAWATHA - Karen May Classon, of Hiawatha, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Corridor Crossing Place in Cedar Rapids, after an 11 year battle of Alzheimer’s Disease. Friends can visit with the family on Wednesday, Aug. 21, from 4-7 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. A funeral serv…

RADCLIFFE—David Topp, 93, of Radcliffe, passed away Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, at Bethany Life Communities in Story City. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at the St. John's United Methodist Church in Radcliffe. Burial will follow in the Sherman Township Cemetery, rural Hu…

STEAMBOAT ROCK - Lonnie Frerichs, 64, of Steamboat Rock, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at his home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, at the First Christian Church, 220 Fisher Ave., Iowa Falls. A time of visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Aug.18, at Linn’s Funer…

IOWA FALLS - Monica A. Page, 92, of Iowa Falls, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at Scenic Manor Nursing Home in Iowa Falls. A funeral mass will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at St. Mark Catholic Church in Iowa Falls with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be an hour be…

HUBBARD—Genevieve Fleming, 101, formerly of Radcliffe, passed away Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at the Hubbard Care Center in Hubbard. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Zion Lutheran Church, rural Radcliffe. Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will…

IOWA FALLS—Philip Lee Lagerquist, 62, of Iowa Falls, died doing what he loved on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, following an accident at Boot Hill Auto. A celebration of life will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at 10188 US Hwy 65 in Iowa Falls. Stories will be shared and the celebration likely w…

WILLIAMS—Joe Wille, 64, of Williams, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at his home with loved ones near. Visitation will be 3-6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at Foster Funeral & Cremation Center in Webster City. A private burial will take place at a later time.

APLINGTON—John Richard Klahsen, 87, of Aplington, died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the Washington Reformed Church, with burial in the Washington Reformed Church Cemetery, both in rural Ackley.

IOWA FALLS - Josephine Margaret Grothe, 76, of Iowa Falls, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at the Mercy Neuro Trauma Unit in Des Moines. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 122 Georgetown Road, Iowa Falls. Visitation will be from…

IOWA FALLS-Phyllis Riekena, 85, of Iowa Falls, passed away Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at the Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at the Owasa United Methodist Church. Burial will be at the Hazel Green Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m…