All Obituaries


Elizabeth Van Hemert


Elizabeth Wilhelmina Van Hemert was born February 8, 1929, to Bert and Jennie (DeKoning) Harselaar, in Jasper County, Iowa. She passed away on February 12, 2020, at the Cottages in...

Kathryn Braafhart


Kathryn Mae Braafhart was born January 10, 1924, to Gysbert and Ethel (Van Engelenhoven) Menninga, at their home north of Otley. Kathryn attended Valley View school through eighth grade. She met...

Terry Bandstra


Terry James Bandstra was born December 27, 1950, to James Everett and Tena Mae (Van Wyngarden) Bandstra, in Oskaloosa, Iowa. As a child, Terry attended Peoria Christian School and the Peoria...

Donald Baker


Donald J. Baker was born to Sheldon J. Baker and Leona M. (Winter) Baker at home in Sutherland, Iowa, on April 27, 1930. He passed away on February 3, 2020, at Hospice of Pella Comfort House at...

Ada Kay Van Maanen


Ada Kay Van Maanen was born December 3, 1941, to Dick and Martha (De Kraai) Van Wyk, in Rose Hill, Iowa.  She passed away on January 29, 2020, at the Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. Ada grew...

Michael Van Weelden


Michael Eugene Van Weelden was born July 13, 1952, to John and Magdeline (Rozenberg) Van Weelden, in Oskaloosa, Iowa.  Mike attended school in Pella. Throughout his career, he worked for...

Wilhelmina "Mimi" Rodigas


Husband:  The late Leonard Rodigas Daughters:  Myra and John Wolf of Wentzville, Missouri Mona and Kevin Gibson of Des Moines, Iowa

Jesus Munoz


In Loving Memory of Jesus Humberto Munoz, also known as 'Suess', 22 years old, residing in Bakersfield, CA. Jesus departed this world for heaven on January 25, 2020, in his place of birth,...

Russell Stravers


Russell Lee Stravers was born May 9, 1942, to Gilbert and Jennie (Harthoorn) Stravers, in Lynnville, Iowa. Russ attended Black Oak Country School, Sully Christian School and graduated from Pella...

Gerald Hoekstra


Gerald Henry Hoekstra was born August 28, 1930, to Henry and Jennie (Klein) Hoekstra, at Leighton, Iowa.  Gerald attended Centennial Country School, and earned his GED while overseas in the...