All Obituaries


Kathy Vitullo


Kathy Denise Vitullo was born June 2, 1953, to Darwin and Dorothy (Parker) Samuelson, in Des Moines, Iowa. She passed away on July 27, 2021, at the Comfort House in Pella. Kathy graduated from...

Howard Renaud


Howard Adrian Renaud was born October 10, 1927, to Aaron James and Lena (Ver Steegh) Renaud, in Iowa. On March 21, 1951, Howard was united in marriage to Alice Ludvicek, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. To...

Richard Meinders


Richard James Meinders was the firstborn son born August 19, 1959, to Clarence W. and Wilma Jean (De Graaf) Meinders, in Oskaloosa, Iowa. He grew up on an acreage north of Pella with his four...

Paulette West


Paulette West died to this life on July 11, 2021, at the age of 71.  Born on February 17, 1950, she was the daughter of Paul and Luwilda (Rosedale) Parker and grew up on the family farm near...

Alan "AJ" Newell


Alan James Newell was born November 7, 1962, to Carroll and Anna Belle (Monroe) Newell, in Albia, Iowa.    Alan grew up in the Eddyville area and attended school there through the sixth...

Janice Uitermarkt


Janice Uitermarkt was born September 27, 1943, to Henry and Anna (Van Oonen) De Jong, in Mahaska County, Iowa.  She passed away at The Cottages in Pella, on July 7, 2021.  Janice was a...

Timothy Hoskins


Timothy Kent Hoskins, Pella, Iowa, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on July 4, 2021 at the Comfort House in Pella. Tim died due to complications from an out-patient heart procedure. Tim...

Loretta Van Zee


Loretta Mae Van Zee was born March 26, 1924, to Andrew and Ella (Roorda) Boat, at her parents’ home in Pella. She attended country schools in Marion and Jasper County, and was a...

Susan Zollar


Susan Joy Zollar was born October 17, 1946, to Robert and Esther (Meyer) Shockley in Fairmont, Minnesota.  She passed away June 8, 2021, at the Comfort House in Pella, Iowa. Susan was a 1964...

Carol Terlouw


Carol Lorraine (Voskuil) Terlouw, age 88 of Pella, Iowa, passed away on May 31, 2021, at the Comfort House. She was born to Edward and Alice (Simelink) Voskuil in Baldwin, Wisconsin on August 30,...