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  • Betty Frances Perdue Keefe Erlanger, Kentucky

    March 3, 2012

    Betty Frances Perdue Keefe, age 59, of Erlanger, KY, died March 3, 2012, at her residence. She was a homemaker, a certified E.M.T., and a former security guard and private nurse. Betty loved to read & enjoyed...


  • Robert McIlrath, 64 Altamonte Springs, Iowa

    November 5, 1942 - May 28, 2007

    Robert was born on November 5, 1942, in Grinnell, Iowa to John Raymond and Alice Scofield McIlrath. He was raised in Newburg and graduated from Grinnell High School with the Class of 1961. He also attended Ellsworth...


  • Joyce Eileen Taylor, 68 Altoona, Iowa

    November 25, 1942 - September 12, 2011

    Joyce was born November 25, 1942, in Grinnell, the daughter of William Henry and Ruth Evelyn Paulson Taylor. She was raised on a farm near Montezuma and later moved to Brooklyn in 1956. She was a 1961 graduate of BGM...


  • Catherine Helen Nowotny, 83 Amana, Iowa

    September 6, 1921 - March 27, 2005

    The daughter of Joseph and Kate Kline Reitzler. Catherine was born September 6, 1916 on a farm south of Brooklyn. She attended a one-room schoolhouse around Brooklyn and graduated from St. John's High School in Victor...


  • Donald Brown, 92 Ames, Iowa

    March 20, 1912 - November 20, 2004

    Donald Brown, 92, of Ames and formerly of Grinnell, died on Saturday, November 20, 2004, at Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. A graveside service and burial for Mr. Brown will be held 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, November...


  • Mary J. Rickard, 87 Ames, Iowa

    November 5, 1919 - February 25, 2007

    Mary Jane was born the daughter of Reese and Florence Blackmer Ellett on November 5, 1919, in Cooper, Iowa. She was raised and educated in Perry, Iowa. She was united in marriage to Ralph R. RicKard on January 3, 1936...


  • Dale E. Harris, 69 Ankeny, Iowa

    December 29, 1937 - March 20, 2007

    Dale was born the son of Merle and Blanche Siehl Harris on December 29, 1937, in Grinnell, Iowa. He was raised in Grinnell and began attending the Iowa School for the Deaf in Council Bluffs, Iowa at the age of 4. He...


  • Tom Smith, 57 Barnes City, Iowa

    November 20, 1947 - March 31, 2005

    He was the son of Arthur and Patricia Adkins Smith and was born on November 20, 1947, in Grinnell, Iowa. He was raised in Grinnell and attended Grinnell schools. Following his education he worked at the Farmhand...


  • Hazel Draegert, 60 Baxter, Iowa

    February 11, 1947 - April 28, 2007

    Hazel was born the daughter of Russell and Floreene Swearingen Innis on February 11, 1947, in Marshalltown, Iowa. She was raised near Marshalltown and attended schools in Gilman, Green Mountain and Marshalltown, where...


  • Alice G. Michalek, 89 Belle Plaine, Iowa

    February 17, 1915 - September 24, 2004


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