Patricia Rae Anderson, 65, of Burlington, died Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at her home in Burlington. Arrangements are pending at the Thielen Funeral Home & Crematory.
Joyce Ann Elliott, age 85, of Wapello, passed away May 11, 2014. Joyce was born on March 14, 1929, in Oelwein, Iowa, to Clark and Leah Handlen Gilmore. Most of her school years were spent growing up in Morning Sun, where she graduated from High School in 1947. Continue Reading →
Jessie Evelyn Parmeter,94,of Burlington died Sat 5/10 at the Great River Medical Center West Burlington
Son Robert “Bob” (Pat) Parmeter Burlington, IA
Son Dennis (Mary) Parmeter Burlington, IA
Friends may call Noon until 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 13th, at Lunning Chapel
Family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 13th, at Lunning Chapel
Funeral Service 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 14th, at Lunning Chapel
Burial Will Be Aspen Grove Cemetery
Delmer Hartman Johnston, age 86 of Morning Sun, died Monday May 12, 2014 at the Wapello Nursing and Rehab Center. The son of Archie L. and Augusta W.R. Hartman Johnston, he was born May 25, 1927 at Taylor Ridge, Illinois. On July 3, 1945 he married Patricia Walsh at Long Beach, CA.; she died July 15, 2004. He worked as a welder for Pipemaster/Hawkeye Group. He also worked at Caterpillar Corp. Continue Reading →
Winifred Lucille Lenz Prottsman, 84, died Friday, May 9, 2014 at her home in New London. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM, May 13, 2014 at Elliott Chapel, New London. Pastor David Mixon will officiate. Burial will be in Burge Cemetery, rural New London. Visitation will begin after 3:00 PM on Monday, May 12 with the family greeting friends from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Continue Reading →
‘Dee’ Dwight Douglas Walker, age 69, of rural Morning Sun, died Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at Trinity Hospital in Rock Island, Illinois. The son of Custer Monroe and Neva Lucille Buchanan Walker, he was born on January 30, 1945 in Burlington. He married ‘Evie’ Evelyn Dell Underwood on July 11, 1964 in Wapello. Dee graduated from Wapello High School in 1963. He worked at Rath Packing in Columbus Junction for 18 years. Continue Reading →
Karen Elaine Senf, 74, of Keokuk, formerly of Burlington, died at 5:25 AM Saturday, May 3, 2014, at Lexington Square in Keokuk. Born April 20, 1940, in Burlington, IA, she was the daughter of John James and Elaine Elizabeth Christy. On June 1, 1975, she married Dwight Harold Senf in Oquawka, IL. He died September 30, 2003. Karen was a bartender at The Beat Tavern for 30 years. Continue Reading →
Hershell C. Waddell, 85 of Burlington, Iowa, formerly of Raritan, Illinois, died at 8:58 p.m. Sunday May 4, 2014 at Sunny Brook Assisted Living Center in Burlington. He was born November 25, 1928 in Cave City, Kentucky, the son of Jake and Nora Sell Waddell. On May 5, 1952, he married Carolyn Jane Harden in Raritan. She preceded him in death on April 13, 2014. Mr. Waddell was educated in Louisville, KY. Continue Reading →
Gerald “Gerry” Lee Fisher
Resident of: Burlington
Died: Friday, May 2, 2014
Where: at Burlington Care Center. Survivors: Survivors include his wife, Kay of Burlington, two daughters, Susan J. Johnson and Christina “Tina” (Richard “Dick”) Lord both of Burlington. Four sons, Terry L. (Ginger) Fisher , Tom (Mary Jo) Fisher, Steve Fisher & Jason Fisher all of Burlington. 21 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren. Several Nieces and nephews
Funeral Mass: The Funeral Mass will be Monday, May 12, 2014 at St. Continue Reading →
Kenneth Charles Hartman, age 80, of Wapello, died Monday morning, April 28, 2014, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Iowa City. The son of Lester Sr. and Winifred Anhalt Hartman, he was born on March 29, 1934 in Burlington. Kenneth married Lea Richardson on June 14, 1958 in Washington, Iowa. Kenneth went to Mediapolis School, served in the United States Navy from 1953-1957 on the USS Sierra AD18. He was a 50 year member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 13 and was a member of the American Legion in Columbus Junction. Continue Reading →
James Robert “Jim” Manard, 84, of New London, died Sunday, April 27, 2014 at University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Elliott Chapel, New London. Pastor James Roth will officiate. Military Rites will be presented by the Henry County Honor Guard. Burial will be in Aspen Grove Cemetery, Burlington. Continue Reading →
Ralph Ernest “Ernie” Painter Jr., 85, of rural LaHarpe, IL died at 6:14PM, Friday April 25, 2014 at his home.
Ernie was born on July 24, 1928 in LaHarpe, the son of Ernest and Vera Gittings Painter Sr. On August 26, 1950, he married Patricia Whelan at the Cathedral of St. Raymond in Joliet, IL. Together, they had three children: Mary Ellen (stillborn) in 1952, Kathleen in 1953, and Thomas Michael in 1955.
Ernie was a 1946 graduate of the LaHarpe High School, where he was active in various activities and sports. Continue Reading →