Obituaries
John Dachtler passed away at his home in the state of Washington on March 27, 2021. For all of his family and friends, a Celebration of Life will be held in Coralville on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022, …
Dorothy Lee Yoder was born Sept. 16, 1930, in Seward County, Neb., the daughter of Daniel D. and Magdalena (Roth) Sutter. She grew up in Nebraska and graduated from Milford High School. Upon the …
Paul W. Miller was born March 21, 1922, near Wellman, Iowa, the son of Menno and Barbara (Swartzendruber) Miller. He attended Franklin rural school. On Feb. 6, 1944, he was united in marriage to Leta …
Collene Mayrie Blakely, 75, formerly of Golden Valley, Minn., passed away Jan. 4, 2022, at her home in Eugene, Ore. Collene’s passing had been expected and was a peaceful transition. She has …
Betty Jean Buckwalter was born May 14, 1930, in Wellman, Iowa, the daughter of Joseph Waldo and Barbara (Brenneman) Swartzendruber. She graduated from Mid-Prairie High School. On June 1, 1951, she …
Roger Dean Yoder, who resided in Bakersfield, Calif., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Aug. 10, 2022, in Los Angeles. He was surrounded by his wife of 42 years, Dixie Jean Yoder, and his …
Marilyn Slaubaugh Fisher, 93, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022, at Highland Ridge Assisted Living in Williamsburg. Marilyn was born in an Iowa farmhouse in Iowa County, the first-born daughter of …
Beatrice “Bea” Yvonne (Hershberger) Knepp, 79, of Fayetteville, Ark., formerly of Afton, Oklahoma, and Kalona, Iowa, died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2022, at the Circle of Life Hospice House in …
Dorothea Gingerich, 98, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022, at Pleasantview Home in Kalona. Dorothea was born Oct. 24, 1923, in Etna Green, Ind., the daughter of Peter and Emma (Mullet) Graber. As a …
A celebration of life for Avis Sorensen Roof will be held Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022 at 1 p.m. at English River Chapel, 1370 Highway 1, Kalona. The family requests that because this is a celebration, …
Patricia Ann Vincent was born April 22, 1937, in Iowa County, Iowa, the daughter of Urie and Elsie (Yoder) Slaubaugh.  She graduated from Wellman High School with the class of 1955. Patricia was …
Loran Lee Bender was born Oct. 7, 1950, in Washington, the son of Neil H. and Velma (Zook) Bender. He attended Mid-Prairie High School graduating with the class of 1968. Loran joined the United …