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Benton County obituaries

OBITUARY: Ray Logan

by jmagdefrau on October 29, 2014

DES MOINES – Ray Logan, 82, Des Moines, and formerly of Van Horne, completed his vocation as husband and father and passed into eternal life on Oct. 27, 2014, with his wife, Ethel by his side at Ramsey Village Continuing Care in Des Moines. A Mass Of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, […]

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OBITUARY: Dale P. Kimm

by jmagdefrau on October 29, 2014

BLAIRSTOWN – Dale P. Kimm, 92, Blairstown died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at the Blairstown Legion Hall. Interment was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Blairstown, with graveside military rites conducted by the M.J. Kirby American Legion Post 170 of Blairstown and Iowa Military Funeral Honors. A memorial fund has […]

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OBITUARIES: Delmer D. Mehlert

October 24, 2014 Benton County obituaries

Delmer D. Mehlert, 77, Hiawatha (formerly of Belle Plaine), passed away peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 at his home. Delmer was a member of Noelridge Christian Church. Services are 1 p.m. Monday at Cedar Memorial Westside Chapel, 1221 First Avenue SW, where a visitation will be on Sunday from 2 to […]

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OBITUARY: Rick “Rocket” Jurgens

October 24, 2014 Benton County obituaries

KEYSTONE – Rick “Rocket” Jurgens, 53, died Thursday, October 23, 2014 at his residence following a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 at Phillips Funeral Home in Keystone with Keaton Albers officiating. Interment will be held at the Keystone Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home […]

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OBITUARY: The Rev. Jack J. Andrews

October 23, 2014 Benton County obituaries

BELLE PLAINE – The Rev. Jack J. Andrews, 72, Belle Plaine, died Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy, with an ongoing battle of cancer. Celebration of Life services will be on Monday, Oct. 27, at 10 a.m. at the Hrabak Funeral Home in Belle Plaine. Burial will […]

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OBITUARY: Heather Sue Lukes

October 23, 2014 Benton County obituaries

Funeral services for Heather Sue Lukes, 38, of West Amana, are Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Hrabak Funeral Home, Belle Plaine, with the Rev. Jim Davis of Victor Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be held at a later date. Heather died Oct. 19, 2014, at Marengo Hospital following a prolonged illness. Honorary pallbearers are Chad […]

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OBITUARY: Terry L. Rieck

October 22, 2014 Benton County obituaries

CEDAR RAPIDS – Terry L. Rieck, Cedar Rapids and formerly of Luzerne, died at the Mercy Medical Center on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, after an extended illness. Terry Rieck was born Oct. 27, 1944, in Belle Plaine. He was the son of Milford and Donna Mae Sindt Rieck. He attended St. Paul’s Lutheran Grade School […]

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OBITUARY: Clarence James “Clancy” Becker

October 13, 2014 Benton County obituaries

VAN HORNE – Clarence James “Clancy” Becker, 79, died Oct. 12, 2014, at the Senior Suites in Keystone with his family at his side, following a short and courageous battle with cancer. A Mass Of Christian Burial will be held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Van Horne on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at 10 […]

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OBITUARY: Debra Johann

October 10, 2014 Benton County obituaries

Debra Johann, 48, Iowa City, previously a longtime resident of Blairstown, went to sleep on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, and woke up Oct. 4, 2014, with her maker at the age of 48. Debra is survived by her parents, Jack and Diane VanHorn; three children, Jerra, Jennifer and her partner William Lewis, and Trevor and […]

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OBITUARY: Christine Kay Freland

October 10, 2014 Benton County obituaries

Funeral services for Christine Kay Freland, 66, Belle Plaine, were Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, at Hrabak Funeral Home, Belle Plaine, with Pastor Debbie Eberly of Spirit of Faith Family Church, Cedar Rapids, officiating. Mrs. Freland died Oct. 4, 2014, at her home from lung and brain cancer. Christine Kay Freland was born March 7, 1948, […]

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