All Obituaries


Johanna Van Der Wiel


Johanna was the eighth of ten children born to Cornelius and Johanna Henrietta (Vande Kieft) Stam, on August 14, 1925. She grew up in the Tracy and Beacon areas on the farm. When she got the cows...

Ilene Beyer


Ilene Louise Beyer was born on June 14, 1950, to Arie and Evelyn (Mathes) Beyer in the Leighton, Iowa area.  She grew up on the farm in the Monroe area and later she and her family moved to a...

William Hartman, Jr.


It is with heavy hearts that we say good-bye to our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, William (Bill) Hartman, Jr. Born to William Sr. and Jennie (Otte) Hartman on September 29, 1939, he...

Adalynn Hope Strand


Adalynn Hope Strand was born November 5, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Kenny and Wendy (Van Wyk) Strand. She was welcomed into this world by her two big brothers and her big sister. Adalynn was...

Brenda Reineke


Brenda Renee Reineke was born on October 10, 1973, to Larry and Siegrid (Pusch) Vander Linden in Springfield, Illinois.   Brenda was a 1991 graduate of Greenview High School in Illinois and...

Bertha Roose


Bertha (Stuursma) Roose, the fifth of five children born to Jan J and Dirkje (Postma) Stuursma, was born May 22, 1918 in Peoria, Iowa. She passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the age of...

Barbara Jo Kroes


Barbara Jo Kroes was born June 23, 1941, to Robert Ellis and Adrena (De Jong) Mitchell, in Iowa City, Iowa.  Barbara attended country school south of Pella, and was a 1960 graduate of Pella...

Charlotta Baumann


Charlotta Ruby Schakel Baumann was born on April 17, 1933, to Leendert and Gertrude Lela (Sels) Schakel, in Spring Creek Township in Mahaska County, Iowa. Char graduated from Pella High School in...

Dick Kraayenbrink


Dick Kraayenbrink was born on May 8, 1937, in Sioux Center, Iowa, son of Ben  and Jeanette (Van Roekel) Kraayenbrink. He attended country schools for the first eight years. He attended Sioux...

Adam Blunck


Adam Charles Blunck of Loveland, Colorado, left this world to be with Jesus on Sunday, September 29. Adam was born on October 12, 1986, to Rodney and Janice (Arentsen) Blunck, in Pella, Iowa....