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Obituaries

  • Charles O’Roake

    Charles (Charlie) J. O’Roake, 87, of Colfax, died Tuesday, March 30, 2015, at Mercy Hospice-Johnston. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday, April ...
    April 1, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Pauline Charlotte West Cannon

    Pauline Charlotte West Cannon, 56, of Newton, died Monday, March 30, 2015, at her home. A celebration of Pauline’s life will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, ...
    April 1, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Wayne H. Tinnermeier

    Wayne H. Tinnermeier, 81, of Newton, died on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Careage of Newton in Newton.A ...
    April 1, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Mary Frances Stabenow

    Mary Frances Stabenow, 71, of Newton, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at her home. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton.
    April 1, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • John “Dale” Tipton

    John “Dale” Tipton, 90, of Baxter, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at the Baxter Health Care Center in Baxter. Funeral services are currently pending at ...
    April 1, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Winona Sill

    Winona Sill passed away Wednesday, March 24, 2015, at her home at Park Centre in Newton. Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton has been entrusted with th ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • Dorothy Ann Roorda

    Dorothy Ann (Lawrence) Roorda was born on Dec. 4, 1929, near Craig, Mo., to Gertrude Nies Lawrence and Ralph Waldo Lawrence. She died Saturday, March ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Henry C. Birkenholz

    Henry C. Birkenholz, Jr., 85, longtime Newton realtor died on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. A funeral service will be ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Mary A. Freeman

    Funeral services for Mary will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 7 at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Newton. Deacon Rev. Merle Smith and the Rev. Karen ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Patrick Jay Walker

    Patrick Jay “Pat” Walker, 86, of Newton, died of congestive heart failure Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Newton.
    March 31, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Archie Jones

    Archie Jones, 78, of Monroe, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at his home. A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 2 at the Monroe United ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Catherine Grace Hardie

    Catherine Grace Hardie, 93, of Des Moines, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at Bishop Drumm Retirement Center in Johnston.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Wayne H. Tinnermeier

    Wayne H. Tinnermeier, 81, of Newton, died on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Careage of Newton in Newton.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Cecil M. Charls

    Cecil M. Charls, 94, of Prairie City, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Mitchell Village Care Center in Mitchellville. A funeral service will be at 1 ...
    March 27, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Elizabeth A. Schiller

    Elizabeth (Betty) A. Schiller of Newton, died at her home at Park Centre in Newton, March 24, 2015, from complications of COPD. The family will greet ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:19 pm
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