Patricia Ann Leonard, 87 of Omaha formerly from Woodbine died on December 20, 2018 at the Rose Vista Nursing Home after a short illness.

Clint Thomas Bothwell was born February 10, 1976, to Tom and Peggy (Pape) Bothwell, in Onawa, Iowa.

Mary K. Grimes, 101, of Little Sioux, Iowa, passed away on Friday, December 28, 2018, in Missouri Valley, Iowa.

Johanna C. (Suedbeck) McCurley, age 101, of Missouri Valley, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa.

Jane Ann (Herman) Mether was born on July 16, 1942, in Council Bluffs, Iowa to parents Arthur and Della (Henderson) Herman.

Karla Sue (Brown) Melby, 46, died at the Burgess Health Center in Onawa, Iowa on Dec. 17, 2018.

Ruth Osborne (Kauffman) Tacy, 96, died on Friday, December 14, 2018 at the Rose Vista Nursing Home in Woodbine.

Fredrick Albert “Fred” Archer, age 88, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He hasn’t been able to walk since September 2016 after a fall, breaking his back and then in January, he fell and broke his left hip. Fred was b…

Mary L. Heistand-Bro, 60, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018 after a long battle with brain cancer. She passed in her home in Chandler, AZ surrounded by her loved ones.

Carl R. (Buck) Hughes, age 90, of Logan, Iowa passed away Monday, October 28, 2018 in Cadott, Wisconsin.  Carl was born November 6, 1927 in Logan, Iowa to Walter and Lottie (Grinnell) Hughes.  Buck was married to Gladys Whitmore on April 30, 1949 and they resided in Logan.  Buck worked for I…

     Mabel L. Soper age 103 of Logan, Iowa passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa.  Mabel was born May 25, 1915 in Gove City, Kansas to Lemeul and Jenny (Hansen) Boss.  Mabel was born in a one room sod house in Gove City, Kansas.  She had …

Ruth Elaine (Ehlert) Waddell, 91 died at her son’s home on Sunday, October 28, 2018, in Omaha, Nebraska. She was born July 3, 1927, to Alfred and Hazel (Cattel) Ehlert in Woodbine, Iowa. She was raised in Woodbine and graduated from WoodbineHigh School. Elaine married Glen A. Waddell on Janu…

Edna Wiltfong age 101, of Little Sioux, Iowa passed away on Sunday, October 7, 2018. Edna was born December 22, 1916 in Mondamin, Iowa to Magnus A. and Cora (Thompson) Pearson.  Edna graduated from Little Sioux High School in 1933 and married Raymond Wiltfong in 1934. She went to BusinessCol…

Donald Gene Price was born on July 18, 1950, to Glen and Rosella (Rasmussen) Price in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was raised near Woodbine and graduated from Woodbine High School with the class of 1968. 

     Merle Harley Heim, 93  died on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at Risen Son Nursing Home in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was born May 3, 1925, to William and Marie (Kierscht) Heim near Logan, Iowa. He was raised near Logan and attended Mount Hope Country School. Merle joined his parents in fa…

     Helen Marie (Fisher) Mann, 93 of Missouri Valley formerly of Pisgah, Iowa died on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at the Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. She was born June 13, 1925, to Frank and Emma (Weber) Fisher at the family home near Orson, Iowa in Jackson Township. H…

Elaine Beth (Hodges) Thompson, 80 of Woodbine, Iowa died Sunday, September 9, 2018, at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. She was born on July 22, 1938, in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Charles and Lulu (Williams) Hodges. Elaine attended country school in the Logan area and graduated from L…

De Anne Schaaf, the daughter of Richard Kent and Linda Jean (Dunn) Mertz, was born May 10, 1968 in Omaha, NE. She died September 6, 2018 at University Hospital in Omaha, NE, at the age of 50 years, 3 month, and 27 days.

Remembering James E Lathrop, who passed away at the age of 60 in his home in Logan, Iowa. Jim is survived by Wife Kathie, their two children James and Thomas, his Parents Ted and Crystal, his brother Ted and Wife Terri, granddaughter Kaylana R. Borquez.

Phyllis J. Biederman age 92, of Logan, Iowa passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Westmont Care Center in Logan, Iowa. Phyllis was born July 20, 1926 in Onawa, Iowa to Clark and Lillian Rose (Nelson) Christiansen Sr. Phyllis graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Council Bluffs…

     Berniece Catherine Hammitt arrived in the world on January 9, 1920, to John and Mildred (Herrick) Ostdiek on a farm south of Underwood, Iowa. She joined a big brother Wayne, and sisters Geraldine and Mary Claire. Her sister Shirley would join them as well.  The family moved to a farm so…

      Lynn Houghton “Minnie” Royer was born on August 23, 1933, near Woodbine, Iowa to Clarence and Edna (Houghton) Royer. He started his schooling at Olympus Country School and graduated from Woodbine High School with the class of 1951. Minnie then started working at the Harrison County REC…

Donald Eugene “Jack” Crandall was born on November 14, 1934, to Sofy and Jessie (Adamson) Crandall in Galland’s Grove, Iowa. He died on Sunday, August 26, 2018, at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska at the age of 83 years, nine months, and 12 days.

Joseph Linus Edmondson,88 of Woodbine  died on Monday, August 27, 2018, at his home. He was born September 23, 1929, to William and Emma (Weiss) Edmondson in Bethany, CT. Joe was raised near Bethany and attended school there.

Judith Ann (Lloyd) Gruver was born August 7, 1942, to John “Jack” and Janet (Rottenbach) Lloyd in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Judith was raised near Oshkosh until 1958 when her family moved to Phoenix, AZ, graduating from Paradise Valley High School with the class of 1960. She then attended Arizona …

Joan Hansen age 74, of Mondamin, IA passed away on Saturday August 25, 2018. Joan was born June 1, 1944 in Mondamin to Fritz and Emily (Wallis) Thomas.

Peggy Jane Donn was born on November 4, 1956 in Denison, Iowa. Lloyd and Geneva (Robertson) Donn adopted her as an infant.

Elizabeth Leah (Birchard) Ring was born on August 13, 1946, to Ray and Velma (Orchard) Birchard in Woodbine, Iowa. Libby was raised in Woodbine and graduated from Woodbine High School.

Loni Yvonne Harper was born September 11, 1957, to Francis and Iris (Edwards) Harper, Jr. in Council Bluffs, Iowa. She grew up on a farm near Woodbine, Iowa.

Joseph Alister Ball was born on July 19, 1947, to Alister “Al” and Maxine (Jefferson) Ball in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Joe died on Friday, August 3, 2018, at the Rose Vista Nursing Home in Woodbine, Iowa at the age of 71 years and 15 days.

Kathryn Irene (Kahre) Douglas was born October 26, 1943, to John and Annabelle (Boyd) Kahre in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Kathy was raised near Logan, Iowa and graduated from Lo-Ma High School in 1961.

Louise M. Foutch “McGee” aka Bubbles, age 87, of Logan, Iowa, passed away on August 3, 2018 at Longview Care Center in Missouri Valley, Iowa.  

Keith Robert King, 58, of Omaha Nebraska died on August 6, 2018 at his home. He was born April 19, 1960, to Robert and Marva Jean (Osbahr) King in Omaha, Nebraska at Immanuel Hospital.

Austin Lowrey, III, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017, in Lancaster, Pa., from complications of diabetes.

Neta Fern (Christiansen) Boustead, 82, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Teahen Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Franklin C. Vaughn, age 78, of Logan, Iowa passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at his home with his family by his side.

Bill Norman Pelton was born April 11, 1942 to the late Harold “Bill” Pelton and Beulah Meier Pelton in Woodbine, Iowa. 

Glenn L. Clark, 94, formerly of Woodbine, Iowa was born March 18, 1924 and passed away June 20, 2018 at his home at Calvin Community in Des Moines, Iowa. 

Milton Henry Niedermyer, 93 of Council Bluffs formerly of Pisgah died on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Midlands Living Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was born on July 5, 1924, to Henry and Helen (Hester) Niedermyer at the family home. Milt was raised near Pisgah and he graduated from Magnol…

Rev. Jerald E. Firby, age 66, of Quincy, formerly of Logan Iowa went to be with his heavenly Lord Friday, June 15, 2018, at 2:38 p.m. in his home after a brief but fierce battle with cancer.

The family of Robert L. (Bob) Oster is honoring his wishes not to hold a service. Robert L. Oster lived in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and was a civil engineer with the Union Pacific Railroad Company for 36 years.

Roxanne May Hillman age 63, of Logan, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Jennie Edmondson Hospital in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Marilyn Jean Smith age 77, of Missouri Valley, Iowa passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Cecelia Marie (Funk) Wegner, 84, died on Monday, June 4, 2018, at the Rose Vista Nursing Home in Woodbine. 

LaVelle Gerratt age 92 of Logan, Iowa residing at Maple Crest Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska passed away on Monday, May 28, 2018. LaVelle was born February 7, 1926 in Turin, Iowa to Jonas and Edith (Bartholmew) Jackson.

Paul F. Hansen, age 79 of Logan, Iowa passed away Monday, May 28, 2018 at home. Paul was born May 16, 1939 in Kennard, Nebraska to Max and Carrie Hansen.

Rita Joanne (Render) Thomsen was born August 10, 1928, to Gerald and Doris (Wilson) Render in Modale, Iowa. Joanne died on Monday, May 21, 2018, at the Rose Vista Nursing Home in Woodbine at the age of 89 years, nine months, and 11 days.

Judy Lynn Vana, age 62, of Logan, Iowa passed away Wednesday May 9, 2018 at Community Memorial Hospital in Missouri Valley. Judy was born April 6, 1956 to Murle and Phyllis Jordan of Missouri Valley.

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Darrell Dwight Watkins, 98, died on Monday, May 14, 2018, at the Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Darrell was born on January 30, 1920, in Woodbine, Iowa to Kenneth and Lucy Rose (Bolch) Watkins. Darrell graduated from Woodbine High School in 1938.