Marian Joyce Kahler, 80, died peacefully on September 10, 2021, at Hospice of Mercy in Hiawatha with her family at her side.A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the First Christian Church in Vinton with Rev. Richard Jumper officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the church on Wednesday.Marian was born March 22, 1941, in Shellsburg, the daughter of Boyd and Lena Weatherwax White.
Joyce Marie Lint, age 76 of Ft. McCoy, FL, formerly of Center Point, IA, died on Thursday, September 10, 2021. Arrangements are pending.
Darla Kay Conway, age 58, of Blairstown, passed away peacefully with family by her side on September 9, 2021, from complications of cancer. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM, Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Van Horne with Rev. Craig Steimel as Celebrant. Interment will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, Keystone.
Mary Ellen Primmer, age 82, died peacefully on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Mercy One Hospital in Waterloo.Private family graveside services will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Vinton.Mary Ellen was born October 24, 1938 in Vinton, the daughter of Chauncey and Clara (Stoller) Primmer. She graduated from Lincoln High School in Vinton. Mary Ellen worked as an Assistant Librarian at the Vinton Public Library and operated a bookstore, "Mary's Book Nook" for a number of years.
Daniel Joseph Mensen, 69, of Urbana, Iowa, passed away at his home on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021. Family will greet family and friends from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 12, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Marion, Iowa. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Urbana. Burial will follow at St.
Rodney "Roadgear" Lee Crow, 68, of Luzerne. died Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021, at his home following a short illness. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick Catholic Church by the Rev. Greg Bahl. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at Teahen Funeral Home. Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery.Rodney is survived by his wife, Cindy; daughter, Monica Crow; son, James (Dondee) Crow; grandchildren, Breanna (Devon) Barnes, Kyle, Luke and Mason Allie, Alec Steggall, James Lee Jr.
Michael John Van Thournout, 76, of Van Horne, IA passed away September 7, 2021 at Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha.Michael was born April 5, 1945 to August Julian and Florence Catherine (Van Waus) Van Thournout in Belle Plaine, IA. He attended Country School Hartford #8 and graduated from HLV in 1963. Following school, Michael joined the U.S. Navy and was stationed in Japan and Vietnam.
Elmer Stein, of Dysart, passed away September 5, 2021 at the Virginia Gay Nursing and Rehab Center in Vinton, Iowa, after a lengthy illness.Elmer was born October 7, 1926 to Eldo & Hilda (Jacobs) Stein on their farm near Dysart, Iowa. He attended Country School and graduated from Dysart High School in 1944. He was a Corporal in the United States Army during the Korean War.
Wayne Russell McLaughlin Sr., 80, of Belle Plaine died Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, at West Ridge Care Center following a short illness. Services: 1 p.m. Friday at Teahen Funeral Home by Chaplain Brian Reeves. Friends may visit with the family on Friday after 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery.Wayne is survived by his wife of 53 years, Rose; six children, Steven McLaughlin (Donna Anderson) of Cedar Rapids, Susan (Scot) Underwood of Cedar Rapids, Wayne McLaughlin Jr.
Bryce Joseph Brecht, age 59, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021, at Unity Point St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids following a tragic heavy machinery accident. A visitation will be held on Thursday, September 9th, 2021, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Norway from 3:00 until 7:00 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM Friday, September 10th, 2021 also at St.