All Obituaries


Casimir "Casey" Koza


Casimir “Casey” Koza was born in Manchester, New Hampshire on February 1, 1924 to Joseph and MaryAnna Koza. He died on July 29, 2018 at The Cottages in Pella, Iowa at the age of 94....

Ruth Vander Wilt


Celeste Ruth Gerstma was born to Andrew and Dora (Kooistra) Gertsma June 7, 1917 on a farm north of Lynnville, Iowa. Her family eventually settled on and purchased a farm south of Lynnville when...

Ednabel "Bel" Vos


Bel was born on March 6, 1933, in the early morning to A.T. and Jennie (Van Heukelom) Ver Meer in Pella. She graduated from Pella Christian High School in 1951. Bel started dating Dale Vos in...

D. Marcella Winwood


Daisy Marcella Winwood was born May 24, 1922, in Hampton, Iowa, to William and Irma (Elphic) Rozevink.  She passed away on July 20, 2018, at The Cottages in Pella, Iowa, at the age of...

Ursula Dembski


Ursula Dembski was born December 21, 1931, to Albert Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Armbruster and Hildegard Armbruster.  She passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Comfort House, in Pella, Iowa. She...

Alfred Van Maaren


Alfred Lee Van Maaren was the youngest of ten children born to Gerrit Cornelius “G.C.” and Sarah (Boender) Van Maaren, on November 7, 1936,  in Newton, Iowa.  He passed away...

Mike De Zwarte


Michael Eugene De Zwarte was born September 1, 1955, to Marvin and Mary (Vis) De Zwarte, in Oskaloosa, Iowa.  He passed away at the Methodist Hospital in Des Moines on July 7, 2018, at the...

Mary Ann Veenendaal


Mary Ann Veenendaal was born on Christmas day in 1930, to Andrew and Margaret (Van Gilst) Samson, at her parent’s home near Newton, Iowa. She attended country school near Reasnor, Iowa, and...

Patricia Sponsler


Patricia Diann Wolfe was born in Osceola, Iowa, on December 31, 1948. She was the first child of Verda May Bright Wolfe and Donald Dean Wolfe. The family lived on a farm between Osceola and...

Robert Van Hal


Robert Willis Van Hal was born October 20, 1930, to William and Wilma (Wichhart) Van Hal, at their home near Tracy, Iowa.  He passed away at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, on June 21,...