Sharon Kathryn Brantner, 67, of rural Fort Madison, IA, passed away on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 9:55 p.m. at the West PointCareCenter. She was born on February 7, 1946 in Durand, WI to Arthur & Rose Schuh Ableidinger. She married Thomas J. Brantner on January 16, 1965 in Durand, WI. She was a homemaker and member of SacredHeartChurch, Holy Family Parish and the Altar & Rosary Society of the church. She enjoyed baking, knitting, crocheting and playing slot machines. Sharon is survived by: her husband: Tom Brantner of West Point, IA; 1-son: Brad (Angel) Brantner of Fort Madison, IA; 3-daughters: Brenda (Michael) Gulick of Fort Madison, IA, Barb (Steve) Furtado of Rochester, MA & Becky (Bradley) Bellamy of Indianola, IA; 10-grandchildren; 2-great grandchildren; 2-brothers: Ron (Sheila) Ashley of Kailua-Kona, HI & Gary (Debbie) Ableidinger of Jeffersonville, IN; 2-sisters: LaRose Murray of Cannon Falls, MN & Beatrice (Bernard) Schlosser of Mission, TX. She was preceded in death by: her parents and 2-brothers: Darold & Van. The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. with a wake service to be held at 3:30 p.m. all on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory. The funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, December 23, 2013 at Sacred Heart Church, Holy Family Parish with Rev. David Wilkening officiating. Burial will be held at SacredHeartCemetery. A memorial has been established for Lee County Hospice. Online condolences to Sharon’s family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com. Continue Reading →
Yearly Archives: 2013
IF YOU’RE A FAN OF “RUSS”…THE REGIONAL UTILITY SERVICE SYSTEM FOR SOUTHEAST IOWA…THIS IS GOOD NEWS: (more…) Continue Reading →
IOWA’S GAMING ASSOCIATION HAS NAMED ITS 2014 OFFICERS…AND GARY PALMER OF PRAIRIE MEADOWS HAS BEEN RE-ELECTED CHAIRMAN. (more…) Continue Reading →
AUTHORITIES ARRESTED A 19-YEAR OLD BURLINGTON MAN EARLY THIS(FRI) MORNING ON WEAPONS CHARGES. (more…) Continue Reading →
IT LOOKS LIKE THE MISSISSIPPI ATHLETIC CONFERENCE IS HISTORY…AT LEAST AS FAR AS FOOTBALL IS CONCERNED. (more…) Continue Reading →
The Lee County Narcotics Task Force has arrested a Keokuk man on felony drug charges. (more…) Continue Reading →
There’s no word yet on how many Iowans may have had their identities compromised by shopping at Target stores in the past few weeks. (more…) Continue Reading →
The City of Hamilton, IL. Water Department has issued a boil order. (more…) Continue Reading →
The National Weather Service is advising many counties in southeast Iowa of some weather heading out way that could be dangerous to drivers. (more…) Continue Reading →
Evelyn May O’Daniels, 84, of Burlington, died at Great River Hospice House, West Burlington, Iowa, on Tuesday, December 17, 2013.
Born on December 15, 1929 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, she was the daughter of Frank and Lillith Scutt Sargent. She married Deryl W. O’Daniels Sr. on November 27, 1947 in Burlington, Iowa. He died on October 11, 2004.
Evelyn was a homemaker. Continue Reading →