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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

  • Larry Lee Hull – Mount Ayr

    Larry Lee Hull, 77, of Mount Ayr died Dec. 9, 2014, at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr. Services are pending at Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Mon ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Earle Schad – Mount Ayr

    Earle M. Schad, 97, of Mount Ayr Iowa passed away Monday, December 08, 2014 with his family at his side at the Mount Ayr Health Care Center. A celebr ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 2:46 pm
  • William R. Fulton – West Des Moines

    William Roy Fulton, 86, formerly of Creston, died Dec. 5, 2014. A memorial service was held 11 a.m. today, Dec. 9, at the West Des Moines Christian C ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 2:46 pm
  • Monte Jacobsen – Maryville, Mo.

    Monte Dale Jacobsen, 58, of Maryville, MO, passed away on Sunday, December 7, 2014, at his home in Maryville, after a 2 year battle with cancer, his ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Blanche Gilbert – Shannon City

    Blanche Gilbert, 101, of Shannon City died Nov. 26, 2014, at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr.No public s ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Daniel Thompson – Brookings, SD

    Daniel Thompson, 71, of Brookings, SD died Monday, December 1, 2014 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Melissa R. Maynes – Corning

    Memorial services for Melissa R. Maynes, 50, will be 10:30 AM, Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the First Presbyterian Church, Rev. Ken Rummer and Rev. T ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Lois Smith – Afton

    Lois Smith, 94, of Urbandale; formerly of Afton, died Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Celebration of Li ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Patricia Bassett – Humboldt

    Patricia Bassett, 80, of Humboldt, passed away November 24, 2014 at Covenant Hospice in Pace, Florida. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Jessie Krauth – Corning

    Jessie Krauth, 93, of Corning died Nov. 29, 2014, at her home near Corning. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, at Corning United Metho ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Teresa Boswell – Corning

    Mass of Christian Burial for 89 year old Teresa M. Boswell of Corning, Iowa will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at St. Patrick Cat ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Melissa Maynes – Corning

    Melissa Maynes, 50, of Corning died Dec. 1, 2014, at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. Services are pending at Pearson Family Fune ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • Jessie Krauth – Corning

    Jessie Krauth, 93, of Corning died Nov. 29, 2014, at her home in Corning.Services are pending at Pea ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Dr. Gary Pennebaker – Chaska, Minn.

    Dr. Gary Pennebaker, 66, of Chaska, Minn., died unexpectedly Nov. 23, 2014. A celebration of life gathering for Gary will be scheduled in the area at ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • 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
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