Dean McDowell

A service for Dean “Skip” McDowell was held 10:30 a.m. Feb. 23, at Hastings Funeral Home in Perry. Visitation was after 1:00 p.m. Feb. 22 with family present from 3:00 to  6:00 p.m.

Richard Fister

Private memorial services for Richard D. Fister, 78, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Davenport, were held at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary chapel in Davenport. Richard took his final journey home on Feb.

James Bennett

A service for James “Verle” Bennett was held 10:30 a.m. Feb. 20, at the Central Christian Church in Jefferson. Family greeted friends one hour prior to the service.

James Webb

 James F. Webb, 91, of Grand Junction, Iowa, passed away on Friday, February 13, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa.

Russell Laub

A service for Russell Dean Laub was held 11:00 a.m. Feb. 16, at the Rippey United Methodist Church. Visitation was after 1:00 p.m. with family present from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Lena Lawson

Lena M. Lawson, the daughter of Joseph and Roxie Emma (Kehoe) Ferrin, was born Dec. 21, 1920 at her family farm home in Calhoun County, and departed this life Feb.

Estel Ott

Estel Delos Ott, son of Clarence Ott and Ila Pearl (Smith) Ott, was born Dec. 11, 1926 in Coon Rapids. He grew up in the Jefferson area, and graduated from Lake City High School.


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Jefferson, IA 50129

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