All Obituaries


Chet Mathes


Chester Lee Mathes was born December 9, 1944, to Lloyd and Bessie Mae (Bogaards) Mathes in Otley, Iowa. Chet attended Greely Grade School and graduated from Oskaloosa High School in 1963. ...

James Van Engelenhoven


James Lee Van Engelenhoven was born September 8, 1943, to Everett J. and Jeanette (Vander Linden) Van Engelenhoven, in Mahaska County, Iowa. He attended school in Oskaloosa and graduated Oskaloosa...

Stan Harms


Stanley Evan Harms was born February 5, 1948, to Victor and Lenora (Jantz) Harms, in Newton, Kansas.  He grew up on a farm in Kansas and was a 1966 graduate of Goessel High School. After...

Lloyd Brand


Lloyd Henry Brand was born May 29, 1932, to Jacob and Mabel (Renaud) Brand. He passed away at Park Centre in Newton on September 16, 2021. On January 1, 1952, he was united in marriage to Arlene...

Raymond Buseman


Raymond Loran Buseman was born September 16, 1932, in Fern, Iowa, to Henry and Fanny (Fekkers) Buseman.   Ray grew up in the Parkersburg area, and attended Parkersburg High School. On March...

Paul Davids


Paul Raymond Davids was born October 26, 1950, to Raymond and Arline (Gilcrist) Davids, in Council Bluffs, Iowa.    Paul was a 1970 graduate of Price Laboratory School. He went on to...

Carl Russell


 Carl Dean Russell was born December 17, 1935, to Ralph and Hilda (Van Brogen) Russell, in Pella, Iowa. He attended Pella Community Schools. On April 7, 1952, he was united in marriage to...

LouAnn Schuring


LouAnn Schuring was born August 31, 1937, to Forrest and Viola (DeWinter) Butler, in Oskaloosa, Iowa.   LouAnn attended Sandridge Country School in her earlier years and graduated high...

Marion Terpstra


Marion Wayne Terpstra was born February 10, 1944, to Cecil and Elsie (Van Oonen) Terpstra. Marion attended country school in his early years, and was a 1962 graduate of Pella Community High...

Hank Rooda


Henry Allen Rooda was born October 16, 1943, to Andrew and Clara (Van Dyk) Rooda, in Friesland, the Netherlands. His family immigrated to the U.S. in October 1948. Hank attended country schools...