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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

  • Robert Witt – Macksburg

    Robert Witt, 92, of Macksburg died Aug. 20, 2014, at Winterset Care Center South. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 25, at the United Met ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Larry Van Cleve – Creston

    Larry Van Cleve, 67, of Creston died Aug. 21, 2014, at his home in Creston. Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home, junction of highways 34 and ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Lowell Schaefer – Diagonal

    Lowell Schaefer, 90, of Diagonal died Aug. 20, 2014, at Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Patricia Genners – Kansas City, Mo.

    Patricia (Pat) Genners, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, died peacefully at Northcare Hospice House on August 16, 2014, in Kansas City, M ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Cynthia Ray – Creston

    Cynthia Ray, 61, of Creston died Aug. 21, 2014, at Greater Regional Hospice Home. Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home, junction of highways 3 ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Jeanne Steffen – Stuart

    Jeanne Steffen, 83, of Stuart died Aug. 12, 2014. A memorial service for Jeanne will be held at a later date. Duhn Funeral Home is in charge of arran ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Rev. John Emerson – Fontanelle

    The Rev. John Emerson, 69, of Knoxville, formerly of Fontanelle, died Aug. 7, 2014, at Knoxville Hospital in Knoxville. Memorial services will be hel ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Jack Shimer – Creston

    Jack “Weasel” Shimer, 66, of Creston died Aug. 14, 2014, at Greater Regional Medical Center. Celebration of life services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Aug ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Donald Trenkle – Creston

    Donald “Pete” Trenkle, 90, of Creston died Aug. 12, 2014, at Crest Haven Care Centre. Celebration of Life Mass will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 8:08 am
  • Bob Kesterson – Birmingham, Ala.

    Robert (Bob) Allen Kesterson, 73, of Birmingham, Al passed away on Sunday, August 10, 2014. Memorial donations may be made to a favorite charity or B ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 8:08 am
  • Don Trenkle – Creston

    Donald Trenkle, 90, of Creston died Aug. 12, 2014, at Crest Haven Care Centre. Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home, junction of highways 34 a ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Tim Stalker – Creston

    Tim Stalker, 63, of Creston died Aug. 11, 2014, at Greater Regional Hospice Home. Celebration of life services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15, at Po ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Beverly Heaton – Corning

    Beverly Heaton, 83, of Corning died Aug. 9, 2014. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Corning United Methodist Church. The Rev. Ke ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Carolyn Miller – Alvin, Texas

    Carolyn Mae Cass Miller, age 86 of Alvin, Texas passed away Friday, August 8, 2014 at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, Webster, Texas. Visitation ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Gerald 'Newt' Gardner – Diagonal

    Gerald R. “Newt” Gardner, 91, of Diagonal died Aug. 11, 2014, at Mount Ayr Health Care Center. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:38 am
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