Carl Lucas Byrum, 88, of Mt Pleasant and formerly of Mt. Union, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Henry County Health Center. Memorial services for Mr. Byrum will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Elliott Chapel, New London. Pastor David Mixon will officiate. The body has been cremated according to his wishes, and inurnment will be in Trinity Cemetery, rural Mt. Continue Reading
Michael Ray Phillips, Sr., 66, of New London, died Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his home. Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 AM, Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at Elliott Chapel, New London. Pastor Brian Swafford will officiate. According to his wishes, his body has been cremated and inurnment will be in BurgeCemetery following the service. The Henry County Honor Guard will present military rites at the cemetery. Visitation will begin after 1:00 PM on Monday, June 23 with the family greeting friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. A memorial has been established for Henry County Conservation.
Joyce Elaine Mosbach Morrison, 77, of Burlington died at 9:45 PM Saturday, June 21, 2014 at her home. Born March 1, 1937, in Greenville, IA, she was the daughter of Wes and Elaine Northern Bennett. On July 10, 1955, she married Otto DeWayne Mosbach. Continue Reading
Larry Lee Schrader, age 69 of Wapello, died Monday June 16, 2014 at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington. The son of Ray and Alice (Miller) Schrader, he was born July 8, 1944 at Grandview, Iowa. On February 8, 1964 he married Donna Kay Crow; she died June 10, 2007. He was a graduate of the Wapello high School. He worked for JI Case in Burlington. Continue Reading
Kathryn “Kay” Elizabeth Hansen, 91, of Burlington, Iowa, died at Bickford Cottage, Burlington, Iowa, on Sunday evening, June 15, 2014. Born on April 22, 1923 in Lebanon, Iowa, she was the daughter of Craig W. and Elizabeth A. Koonts Johnston. She married Roger Hansen December 27, 1943 in Wheaton, Illinois. He died on September 27, 1997. Kathryn graduated from Cantril High School in 1940 and Burlington Hospital School of Nursing in 1944. Continue Reading
Cornelius F. “Bill” Saben ,Age 82 of Burlington died Sun 6/1/14 at Blair House Nursing and Rehab Burlington
Son Robert (Vicki) Mahalic
Step Daughter – Deb (Dwight) Fogelstrom
StepSon – Richard Jameson
5 Grandchildren 4 Great-Grandchildren
Brother Robert (Dora) Saben
Brother Kenneth (Donna) Saben
Graveside Memorial Funeral Service and Inurnment 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14th, in the Oquawka Cemetery Continue Reading
Leila L. Lewis, age 81 of Stronghurst, Illinois died at 2:40 a.m. Monday June 9, 2014 at Oak Lane Nursing & Rehab Center in Stronghurst. She was born July 7, 1932 in Princeton, California, the daughter of John and Lorraine Head Hagle. On May 14, 1950, she married Earl Wesley “Wes” Lewis in Marysville, California. He preceded her in death on June 28, 2001.
Mrs. Lewis lived in Chico, California for many years and in the Fernley, Nevada area from 1985 until 2008. Continue Reading