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Area Funeral Homes

Pearson Family Funeral Service
809 W. Montgomery Street
Creston, Iowa 50801
641-782-6555
www.pearsonfuneralhomes.com
701 Seventh Street
Corning, Iowa 50841
641-322-3156

Powers Funeral Home & Crematory
Jct. Hwys. #34 & #25
P.O. Box 431
Creston, Iowa 50801
641-782-7036
www.powersfh.com
612 North Dodge Street
Afton, Iowa 50830
641-347-8725

Obituaries

  • Blanche Gilbert — Shannon City

    Blanche Gilbert, 101, of Shannon City died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at Clearview Home in Mt. Ayr. Arrangements are pending at Powers Funeral Home in ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Melba M. Palma — Lenox

    A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, December 1, 2014 at the St. John’s United Church of Christ in Creston.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Margaret Roberts — Corning

    Margaret Roberts, 95, of Corning died Nov. 26, 2014, at Greater Regional Hospice Home in Creston.Fun ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Melba Palma – Lenox

    Melba Palma, 89, of Lenox, formerly of the Prescott area, died Nov. 25, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Services are pending at Pearson ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Margaret L. Baker – Creston

    Margaret L. Baker, 84, of North Sycamore Street in Creston, died Nov. 25, 2014, at Greater Regional Medical Center in Creston.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Margaret Roberts – Corning

    Margaret Roberts, 95, of Corning died Nov. 26, 2014, at Greater Regional Hospice Home in Creston. Services are pending at Pearson Family Funeral Serv ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Lois Smith – Afton

    Lois Smith, 94, of Afton died Nov. 25, 2014, at Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home, 612 N. Dodge St. ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Dr. Richard “Rick” Provost – Creston

    Dr. Richard “Rick” Provost died Monday, November 24, 2014 at Greater Regional Hospice Home in Creston. Celebration of Life Services will be 11:00 a.m ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Gary R. Pennebaker – Chaska, Minn.

    Gary R. Pennebaker, 66, of Chaska, Minn., formerly of Creston, son of George Pennebaker, died Nov. 23, 2014. His celebration of life services will be ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Marion Travis – Chillicothe, Mo.

    Marion Travis, age 93, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, formerly of Creston, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, November 23, 2014, at the Baptist Home, ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • Margaret L. Baker – Creston

    Margaret L. Baker, 84, of Creston died Nov. 25, 2014, at Greater Regional Hospice Home. Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home, junction of high ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • David Stream – Lenox

    David Alan Stream was born April 1, 1963 in Corning, Iowa the son of Lloyd William Stream and Beverly JoAnne (Sundell) Stream. He passed away at his h ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Mabel Schweers – Des Moines

    Mabel Ethel Hogan Schweers, 96, formerly of Corning, passed away on November 19, 2014 at Mercy Hospice. Funeral services will be held at St. Patrick’s ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • Helen Schrodt – Chandler, Ariz.

    Helen Jean Schrodt, aged 83, formerly of Creston, joined our Lord November 14, 2014. Her funeral was held at 9:00 A.M. on Wednesday, November 19, 20 ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • Dale Shepherd – Lenox

    Funeral services for Dale R. Shepherd of rural Lenox will be 1:30 PM Sunday, November 23, 2014 at Pearson Family Funeral Service, Corning, Iowa with C ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:18 am
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