UPDATE: Masks are REQUIRED for attendance at a visitation or funeral, per the Governor's mandate. 

All Obituaries


Henry Veldhuizen


Henry John Veldhuizen, the first of four children born to Jacob H and Marie (Van Zee) Veldhuizen, entered this world on February 5, 1924.  The family lived ‘in the big square house...

Evelyn Van Heukelom


Evelyn Gladys Van Heukelom, daughter of Dirk G. and Hattie (Jansen) De Jong, was born near Pella, Iowa, and died of COVID-19 complications at the age of 101.  She went to be with the Lord on...

Maynard De Vries


The service will be livestreamed at 11:00 am, Friday, November 27, on the Garden Chapel Facebook page.  Friends are family are invited to join the family in procession from the funeral home...

Glenda Noordsy


Glenda Noordsy, age 79, died on November 19, 2020, at her home in Pella.  A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. 

Dale Vos


Dale Vos was born July 9, 1931, to Nic A. and Hattie (Swank) Vos, at their home in Tracy, Iowa. Dale lived in Pella his whole life, he attended Pella Community Schools, and was a member of the...

Camden Duinink


State of Iowa mandates require face masks and social distancing guidelines.    Camden Lee Duinink was born October 22, 2001, to Sarah (Van Dyk) Hileman and Jesse Duinink, in Des...

Eli Van Zee


Eli Douglas Van Zee, son of  Scott and Brittany (Coleman) Van Zee was born on November 15, 2020,  at the University of Iowa Hospital.  Eli will always be loved and greatly missed by...

Esther De Prenger


Per the Governor’s Mandate, this visitation has been CANCELLED. The funeral will still be open to the public and held on Saturday at 11 am. Masks are required and social distancing must be...

Pamela Brown


Pamela Elaine Brown was born on September 5, 1957, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She died on November 12, 2020, at the West Ridge Nursing Home in Knoxville, Iowa. There are no public services...

Gertrude Wassink


Gertrude Dorothy (Roose) Wassink was born on December 19, 1922, the fourth child born to Wm. J. and Gertie (Hollander) Roose near Leighton, Iowa. She spoke only the Dutch language before she went...