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  • Wilma A. May, 89 Grinnell, Iowa

    June 15, 1916 - May 23, 2006

    Wilma was born on June 15, 1916, near Grinnell, Iowa, to Cash and Myrtle Deeds Adkins. She was raised in the Rock Creek area, where she attended rural school and later attended Grinnell High School. On February 16,...


  • Howard M. Hoel, 92 Grinnell, Iowa

    October 20, 1913 - May 23, 2006

    Howard was born on October 20, 1913, in Frazee, Minnesota, the son of Howard Merton Hoel, Sr. and Emma Sorensen Hoel. He lived most of his youth in Frazee, graduating from Frazee High School in 1931 as class...


  • Shirley C. Blagden, 69 Grinnell, Iowa

    May 26, 1936 - May 25, 2006

    Shirley is survived by her children Duane (Pam) Blagden of Grinnell, David Blagden of Springfield, Ohio, and Patricia Haines of Grinnell; her step-daughter Sandra Rupe of Marshalltown, Iowa; fourteen grandchildren;...


  • Stewart Lewis Buchenau, 90 Grinnell, Iowa

    January 11, 1916 - May 25, 2006

    Stewart was born on January 11, 1916, in rural Poweshiek County, Iowa to Lewis and Mary Enerson Buchenau. He was raised on the family farm and graduated from Grinnell High School. During World War II he served with...


  • Nedra Thompson, 78 Grinnell, Iowa

    March 22, 1928 - May 26, 2006

    Nedra Thompson, 78, of Grinnell, died Friday, May 26, 2006, at her home. Funeral services for Mrs. Thompson will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 31, 2006, at the Calvary Baptist Church in Grinnell with Pastor Don...


  • Gilbert Taylor, 94 Grinnell, Iowa

    April 26, 1912 - May 31, 2006

    Gilbert was born on April 26, 1911, in Milan, Missouri to L.G. 'Tony' and Marie Caldona (Dona) Straley Taylor. He was raised on the family farm, attended rural school as well as Brookfield, Missouri High School. On...


  • Delmar W. Howard, 84 Grinnell, Iowa

    November 2, 1921 - June 1, 2006

    On June 1, 2006, Delmar W. Howard, 84 was peacefully called from his life on earth to join with his Savior and beloved wife, Margie. Delmar, a life-long resident of Iowa, was born in Laurel, IA, November 2, 1921. He...


  • Edwin Eugene Cline, 64 Grinnell, Iowa

    April 18, 1942 - June 1, 2006

    Edwin Cline, 64, of Marshalltown and formerly of Grinnell died June 1, 2006, at Southridge Nursing & Rehab Center in Marshalltown. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 5, at the Smith Funeral Home in...


  • Vivian Lowry Benson, 98 Grinnell, Iowa

    May 11, 1908 - June 7, 2006

    Vivian Lowry Benson, 98, of Grinnell died on Wednesday, June 7, 2006, at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell. Funeral services for Mrs. Benson will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 10, at the First Friends Church in...


  • Danielle Gabrielle Gross, 63 Grinnell, Iowa

    December 27, 1942 - June 12, 2006

    Danielle was born on December 27, 1942, in Chaumont, France to Benjamin and Janine Henry Mitchell. She was raised in Grinnell, Iowa, and graduated from Grinnell High School with the Class of 1961. She also attended...


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