Category Archives: Obituaries

Kaherine Arment, 81

                Katherine Arment, 81, of Grinnell, died Thurs-day, May 14, 2020, at Mayflower Commun-ity Health Care Center in Grinnell. A public graveside service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, at Hazelwood Cemetery in Grinnell with the Rev. John Epperson officiating. Memorials may be designated to University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s...

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Roger B. Van Wyk, 76

                Roger Bryce Van Wyk, 76, of Akron, NY, died May 10, 2020. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the convenience of the family.

                Roger was born Nov. 1, 1943, to Gysbert “Bert” and Pauline (Ver Steegt) Van Wyk in rural Jasper County and raised in Sully. He...

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Marilyn Swanson, 80

                Marilyn Swanson, 80, of North Platte, NE, passed away at Centennial Park Retirement Village on Saturday, Apr. 25, 2020. A private family burial was in Floral Lawns Memorial Gardens. Marilyn was born to Delmon and Lucille Van Zante on Mar. 8, 1940, in Lynnville. She grew up in and graduated high school...

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Irvin Vander Leest, 78

                Private funeral services for Irvin Vander Leest, 78, of Sully, were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 11, at Sully First Reformed Church, as well as livestreamed. At noon, there was a procession around the Sully square for the public to join the family going to the cemetery where people stayed...

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Richard E. Lowry, 90

                Richard E. Lowry, 90, of Grinnell and formerly of Montezuma, died Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell. A private family grave-side service was held at West Liberty Cemetery near Montezuma. A public celebration of his life will be held at a later date. A memorial fund will be...

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Ila Mae Huyser, 93

                Ila Mae Huyser, 93, of Grinnell, died Thursday, May 7, 2020, at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell. A private family grave-side service was held Tuesday, May 12, at Sully Cemetery with the Rev. John Epperson officiating. Memorials may be designated to St. Francis Manor Foundation to purchase personal protective equipment for their...

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Gary Walker, 83

                Gary Walker, 83, of Oskaloosa passed away early Thursday morning, Apr. 16, 2020, at his home in Oskaloosa.

                Due to COVID-19 restrictions, private funeral services for Gary were held Saturday, Apr. 18, with Rev. Molly Goodrich of the First Christian Church officiating. Burial was in Forest Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be...

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