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Obituaries Wednesday March 27th

Dorothy Maxine Harwood, 74, died Monday, March 25, 2013 at Great River Hospice House, West Burlington, Iowa.  She was born October 3, 1938 in Keokuk, Iowa, the daughter of Jesse Edward and Sarah Jane Beghtol Land.  On June 5, 1954 she married Harold Franklin Harwood Sr. they were later divorced.  He died October of 1997. She was a nurse at Burlington Medical Center and Burlington Care Center and a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Montrose, Iowa. Dorothy enjoyed nursing the old fashioned way with care and concern.  While studying to be a nurse she achieved high grades.  She liked reading the Bible, mystery novels and watching westerns on TV.  She enjoyed the game backgammon, sewing and crocheting.  The family was in trouble if they ran out of chocolate milk. She is survived by two sons, Harold Harwood and William Harwood, both of Burlington, Iowa; three daughters, Vicky (Pedro) Maestro of Montrose, Iowa, Marian Shaver of Burlington, Iowa and Marsha Darlene (Wayne) Metz of Ft. Madison, Iowa; eighteen grandchildren; forty-five great-grandchildren; one brother John V. Land of Revere, Missouri; five sisters, Martha Janette Roberts and Barbara Peterson, both of Ft. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Tuesday March 26th

Robert “Bob” Korf     Age 60                                              of Burlington

Died            Sun 3/24                                       Where          Deceased’s Residence                   Burlington



Son                                 J.P. (Melissa) Korf                                      Burlington, IA

Daughter                       Stephanie Korf                                   Burlington              IA

Daughter                         Roxane (Scott) Burzlaff                     Bettendorf              IA

Daughter                       Andrea (Allen) Swayzer                      Burlington              IA

Daughter                       Stephanie Korf

5 Grandchildren                                         Great-Grandchildren


Sister ,                          Kris ((Mark) Weak

Brother                          Mike (Vicki) Korf                                         Ames, IA

The Family will receive friends from 1-3PM Saturday March 30th at Lunning Chapel. John “ Jack” Joseph Dailey, age 73, of Burlington, died at his home on Friday, March 22, 2013.  

Born on October 5, 1939 in Albia, Iowa, he was the son of Tim F. and Delia Irene Wilson Dailey. He married Connie Jean Koeber on June 26, 1965 in Burlngton, Iowa. Jack was a Navy veteran serving from 1959 to 1962 as a Personnel Man Third Class. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Monday March 25th

Jerry Jonathan Saldeen                                                     Age 71                              of Burlington

Died        Thursday March 21st                           Where      Great River Hospice House              West Burlington


Survivors: Wife:

Patricia Saldeen

Son                                             Terry (Lisa) Saldeen

Son                                             William (Sally) Saldeen

Son                                             Bob Saldeen

Son                                             Scott Saldeen

Daughter                          Sheri (Brain) Landstrom

7 Grandchildren                  1    Great-Grandchildren


Sister                           Joann (Pat) Mitchell

Sister                           Susan (Bill) Johnson

Brother                         Josh (Myrna) Saldeen

Brother                         Danny Saldeen

Brother                         Jeff Saldeen

Family will receive friends   One hour prior to the time of service

A Celebration of Life Service will be at 10:30AM Fri March 29th at Lunning Chapel.  

James Rexford Anderson               Age: 43         resident of:  Burlington, Iowa


Died:Thursday, March 21, 2013


Where: Henry County Health Center, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa


Survivors:  He is survived by Dee Ann Fields who he shared his life with; two nephews that he raised and loved with Dee Ann, David Newland and Taylor Newland of Burlington; his mother, Mia (Tom) McIntyre of Ft. Madison; one sister, Marlene (Scott) Kadera of Marion, Iowa;  several nieces and nephews.  


Funeral Services:Funeral services for Jim Anderson will be held in Prugh’s Chapel on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.  Rev. Shane McCampbell will officiate. Continue Reading →

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