Category Archives: Obituaries

Henry Lee Nunnikhoven, 85

Henry Lee Nunnikhoven was born Feb. 8, 1937, to Abe and Anna (Van Dusseldorp) Nunnik-hoven. He passed away Jan. 31, 2023, at the Comfort House in Pella at the age of 85 years. Funeral service was at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, at Trinity Reformed Church in Pella. Interment was in Oakwood Cemetery, Pella. Memorials...
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Jim Ver Meer, 84

Jim Ver Meer, 84, of Pella, passed away Jan. 31, 2023. Funeral service was Saturday, Feb. 4, at 2 p.m. at Second Reformed Church in  Pella. Memorials have been designated for Hospice of Pella Comfort House. Written by Jim Ver Meer: Jim (James Edward) was born Apr. 3, 1938, to Jacob A. and Alyce (Zylstra) Ver...
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Shawna Maasdam, 50

Shawna Maasdam, 50, of Sully, bravely fought cancer for a year and a half and passed away at the Comfort House in Pella on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023. Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 6, at Sully First Reformed Church and private committal service at Sully Cemetery. Memorials have been designated for Hospice...
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Genevieve Dop, 92

Genevieve Arlene Dop, 92, of Newton, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2023, at Newton Village. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 17, at Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory, Newton. The family will greet friends from 10 a.m. until the time of service and again after the service with a lunch...
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Barb Fynaardt, 78

Barbara Fynaardt, 78, of Oskaloosa, passed away Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Funeral services for Barb were at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 31, at Oskaloosa First Christian Reformed Church with the Rev. Jonathan Spronk officiating. Burial was in Forest Cemetery, Oskaloosa. Memorials can be made to...
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Robert Renaud, 85

Robert Lewis Renaud, 85, of Grinnell, passed away Jan. 25, 2023, at Montezuma Specialty Care. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 4, at Smith Funeral Home in Grinnell. A visitation will be held two hours prior to the service, from 1-3 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home. A gravesite ceremony will...
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Kathy Versendaal, 89

Kathy Versendaal, 89, of Grinnell, died at her home in Grinnell with her family by her side on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, at Smith Funeral Home in Grinnell. Interment will be in Hazelwood Cemetery in Grinnell. A luncheon will follow at the...
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