Thursday, November 15, 2018

Marilyn Baker Paso Robles, California March 18, 1948-Nov. 1, 2018 Marilyn Lydee Baker was born March 18, 1948 to Jacob and Ruth Stimson in Clarinda, in the same home in which her Papa was born. She was the third of four sisters and had two younger brothers. She left this earth on Nov. 1, at …

Thursday, November 08, 2018

Dorothy Otte Clarinda, Iowa March 28, 1928-Oct. 27, 2018 Dorothy Rosina Otte was born March 28, 1928 to Wilbur J.H. and Alma Sophie Marie (Henneman) Mascher in Harlan Township, southwest of Clarinda, formerly the Harmon Meyer place where her parents then farmed. When she was three years old …

Robert Younggren Clarinda, Iowa March 9, 1928-Oct. 30, 2018 Robert Younggren, 90, of Clarinda entered into peace Tuesday, Oct. 30. Graveside Funeral Celebration of Life Services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 at Mount Hope Cemetery in Nyman. Visitation will be held Saturday at Ritchie Funer…

Beverly Mowery Clarinda, Iowa Feb. 8, 1930-Oct. 31, 2018 Beverly Mowery, age 88, of Clarinda went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Oct. 31. Memorial Celebration of Life Services were held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at Hillside Missionary Church in Clarinda. Visitation was held Friday at Hi…

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Hope McClain Clarinda, Iowa Aug. 30, 1947-Oct. 24, 2018 Hope Ann Real McClain was born Aug. 30, 1947 in Council Bluffs. The third of five children born to Chester Eugene and Ada Marie Wright Real, she was gifted with a resilient, free spirit. Hope had a contagious laugh, a smile that lit up …

Mary Etta Otte Clarinda, Iowa Nov. 17, 1936-Oct. 23, 2018 Mary Etta Otte, 81, of Clarinda, entered into peace Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Bryan West Hospital, Lincoln, Nebraska. Funeral Services were held 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 27 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda with Pastor Nathan Dudley officiat…

Wilma Anderson Bedford, Iowa Dec. 5, 1923-Oct. 23, 2018 Funeral services for Wilma Anderson, 94, of Bedford, who passed away Oct. 23, were held Monday, Oct. 29 at 10 a.m. at the Cummings Family Funeral Home in Bedford. Visitation was held Sunday, Oct. 28 from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. In…

Richard Wayman Clarinda, Iowa Sept. 10, 1948-Oct. 23, 2018 Richard Allen was born Sept. 10, 1948 to James Edward and Helen (Heywood) Wayman Sr. in Council Bluffs. After high school he married Nancy Coston. He worked at an implement and agri-service business for about 10 years. He began over …

Rebecca McKinney Red Oak, Iowa Sept. 11, 1942-Oct. 25, 2018 Rebecca Anna Sliger McKinney, 76, of Red Oak, passed away Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Good Samaritan Society. On a cool fall morning in Sept. of 1942, RC and Vera (Tackett) Barnes awaited the birth of their sixth child, Rebecca, who wa…

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Viola Hoffman Clarinda, Iowa Feb. 13, 1920-Oct. 18, 2018 Viola Hoffman, 98, of Clarinda, formerly of Villisca, entered into peace Thursday, Oct. 18 at Westridge Care Center in Clarinda. Funeral services were held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Clarinda. Visitatio…

Marie Sunderman Ames, Iowa June 23, 1925-Oct. 17, 2018 Marie Elizabeth Sunderman, 93, passed away on Oct. 17 at Northridge Village in Ames. A gathering of friends and family was held 3-5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Grandon Funeral and Cremation Care, 414 Lincoln Way, Ames, Iowa, with a 11 a.m. …

Nita Lee Taggart Alburnett, Iowa Nov. 26, 1929-Oct. 18, 2018 Nita Lee Taggart, 88, of Alburnett, formerly of Clarinda, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at the Hiawatha Care Center in Hiawatha. Two visitations will be held. The first will be held in Marion, on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the…

Edith Beery Clarinda, Iowa Aug. 24, 1930-Oct. 13, 2018 Edith Beery, 88, of Clarinda, died on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Clarinda Regional Health Center. Celebration of Life was held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18 at the Nishna Valley Funeral Home in Shenandoah with Phil Wing officiating. Buri…

Sandra J. Scheib-Ostwinkle Decorah, Iowa Sept. 8, 1946-Oct. 13, 2018 Sandra J. Scheib-Ostwinkle, 72, of Decorah, passed away Saturday evening, Oct. 13 at Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah. Memorial Services were held 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Decorah, w…

Holly Simpson Nicholson Burlington Junction, Missouri Sept. 29, 1970-Oct. 17, 2018 Holly Simpson Nicholson, 48, of Burlington Junction, Missouri, entered into peace Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Mosiac Life Care Hospital, St. Joseph, Missouri. Graveside memorial services were held 11 a.m., Monday, O…

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Marcia Burns-Hookham Clarinda, Iowa March 7, 1929-Oct. 15, 2018 Marcia Burns-Hookham, 89, of Clarinda, entered into peace Thursday, Oct. 4 at Westridge Care & Rehab, Clarinda. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 15 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda with Pastor Russ Clark …

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Gerald Wallace Clarinda, Iowa April 18, 1924-Oct. 3, 2018 Gerald Wallace, age 94, of Clarinda entered into peace Wednesday, Oct. 3 at Westridge Care Center, Clarinda. Graveside funeral services with military rites by American Legion Post #98 was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Clari…

Billy Pratt New Market, Iowa Sept. 7, 1927-Oct. 1, 2018 Billy Dean Pratt, 91, of New Market, died peacefully in his sleep at his rural home on Oct. 1. He was born Sept. 7, 1927, on a farm northeast of New Market, and was the third of six children blessed to parents Leslie George and Ina Pear…

Ralph Owen Cheyenne, Wyoming Oct. 27, 1929-Oct. 2, 2018 Ralph Lehman Owen, 88, of Cheyenne, Wyoming passed away Oct. 1 at Davis Hospice. He was born Oct. 27, 1929 in Clarinda. Ralph served in the United States Air Force, later becoming a banker. He married Glenda Craighead on July 8, 1952. H…

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Mildred E. McMullen Rapid City, South Dakota Jan. 28, 1930-Sept. 22, 2018 Mildred E. McMullen, 88, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 22 from dementia. Millie was born Jan. 28, 1930 in Clarinda, where she grew up and graduated from high school. She married Vernon McMullen on Sept. 4, 1949, in Cl…

Robin P. Devlin Omaha, Nebraska Oct. 25, 1953 Sept. 26, 2018 Preceded in death by parents, Opal E. and Kennard W. Boardman. Survived by children, Nicholas Devlin (Hollie) and Patrick Devlin; two grandchildren, Harper and Logan; sisters, Connie Boardman and Sherrie Boardman; nieces and nephew…

Donald Dean Moore Bolivar, Missouri July 17, 1934-Sept. 19, 2018 Donald Dean Moore, son of Donald and Orda (Teuscher) Moore, was born on July 17, 1934 on a farm southwest of Braddyville. He passed away on Sept. 19 at the Hiawatha Care Center in Hiawatha at the age of 84. He was united in mar…

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Scott Bebout New Market, Iowa April 19, 1971-Sept. 16, 2018 Scott Bebout, 47, of New Market, entered into peace Sunday, Sept. 16 at his home in New Market. Memorial services were held 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 22 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda with Pastor Tim Maxa officiating. Visitation w…

Joan Warner Clarinda, Iowa Feb. 28, 1936-Sept. 18, 2018 Joan Louise (Foster) Warner was born in Shenandoah to parents Boyd and Eva (Cahill) Foster on Feb. 28, 1936. She passed away on Sept. 18 living 82 years, 6 months and 20 days. Her family moved to Clarinda when she was ten years old to b…

Elaine Joslyn Clarinda, Iowa Aug. 17, 1934-Sept. 17, 2018 Elaine Joslyn, 84, of Clarinda entered into peace Monday, Sept. 17. Funeral Celebration of Life Services was held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda. Visitation was held Thursday from 5-7 p.m. with the famil…

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Byron Bailey Superior, Montana Feb. 27, 1930-Sept. 2, 2018 Byron Keith Bailey of Superior, Montana departed this world on Sept. 2 in the loving presence of his family. Byron was born on the multi generational family farm in Elmo, Missouri on Feb. 27, 1930. He was the son of B.H. and Pearl Ba…

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Charles Warner Clarinda, Iowa June 11, 1936-Aug. 26, 2018 Charles Edward Warner...father, husband, grandpa, farmer, fisherman, athlete, salesman and all-around good guy...born June 11, 1936 to Maude (Winter) and Anselm Warner rural Clarinda. He lived 82 years, 2 months and 15 days, passing o…

Dean Thompson New Market, Iowa June 13, 1945-Aug. 31, 2018 Dean Thompson, 73, of New Market, entered into peace Friday, Aug. 31 at Goldenrod Manor, Clarinda. According to Dean's wishes there will be no service. Memorials may be given in his name. Memories and condolences may be shared with t…

Mary Shanks Urbandale, Iowa March 2, 1932-Sept. 5, 2018 Mary Ethel Thornton Shanks was born March 2, 1932 in Taylor County to Alonzo and Pearl Ellen (Bradley) Thornton. The family lived southeast of Bedford. Mary attended country school and graduated from Bedford High School in 1950. She mar…

David Morrow Clarinda, Iowa Nov. 14, 1938-Aug. 23, 2018 David Morrow, 79, of Clarinda, entered into peace Thursday, Aug. 23 at Ravenwood, Missouri. Memorial services were held 10:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 3 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda with Pastor Don Pobanz officiating. Visitation with th…

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Kristen Wilson Clarinda, Iowa Nov. 29, 1958-Aug. 26, 2018 Kristen Wilson, 59, of Clarinda, entered into peace Sunday, Aug. 26 at Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska. Funeral services were held 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 30 at St. Clare Catholic Church, Clarinda with Father Eze Umunnakwe…

Peggy Maxwell Shenandoah, Iowa Feb. 15, 1946-July 27, 2018 Peggy Maxwell, 72, of Shenandoah, entered into peace Friday, July 27 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. Graveside Memorial Services will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 8 at Clarinda Cemetery, Clarinda. Memorials may b…

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Wilbur Sump Tabor, Iowa June 28, 1945-Aug. 7, 2018 Wilbur John Sump, 73 of Tabor, formerly Rural Yorktown, died Tuesday, Aug. 7 at Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs unexpectedly. John was born June 28, 1945 in Page County to Martha Elizabeth (Culbertson) Sump and Wilbur John George…

Phyllis Runion Topeka, Kansas July 9, 1930-August 11, 2018 Phyllis LaDean Runion was born in Girard, Crawford County, Kansas, to Lois Milbank and Harry Brown. She is survived by her husband Robert N. Runion, of the home, daughter Teresa Ann Barr (Randall), Topeka, Kansas, son Daniel Matthew …

Lynn Eugene McKinnon Kansas City, Missouri June 19, 1943- July 22, 2018 Lynn was born on June 19, 1943 in Clarinda, the son of Donald and Leah McKinnon and passed away on July 22 at Caring Acres Nursing Home in Anita. He is survived by a son Casey (Janet) McKinnon, grandchildren Cassandra We…

Thursday, August 09, 2018

Joseph Conrad Clarksdale, Missouri 1924-2018 Joseph Earl Conrad, 94, was born Jan. 9, 1924 in Skidmore, Missouri the son of Joseph Earl, Sr. and Iona (Collins) Conrad and passed away July 31 at his home in Clarksdale. Funeral services were held 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 6 at Clarksdale United Met…

Donna Harper Clarinda, Iowa Aug. 20, 1935-Aug. 3, 2018 Donna Harper, 82, of Clarinda, entered into peace Friday, Aug. 3 at Westridge Care & Rehab Center, Clarinda. Funeral Services were held 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 7 at Hillside Missionary Church, Clarinda with Pastor Brian Bontrager offi…

Peggy Maxwell Shenandoah, Iowa Feb. 15, 1946-July 27, 2018 Peggy Maxwell, 72, of Shenandoah, entered into peace Friday, July 27 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. Graveside Memorial Services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 8 at Clarinda Cemetery, Clarinda. Memorials ma…

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Gerald (Gene) Fesenmeyer Rio Hondo, Texas Aug. 24, 1926-June 30, 2018 Gerald (Gene) Fesenmeyer, 91, formerly of Clarinda, entered into peace Saturday, June 30 in the military ward of Retama Manor Hospice, Harlingen, Texas. Graveside Services will be held 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 8 at Clari…

Patricia A. Macrander Ashland, Nebraska Sept. 30, 1934-July 25, 2018 Patricia A. Macrander, 83, of Ashland, Nebraska, died Wednesday, July 25 at Oxbow Living Center in Ashland, Nebraska. She was born Sept. 30, 1934 in Clarinda to Clarence and Florence (Bramble) Rucker. On Nov. 2, 1953, Pat w…

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Bethene Armstrong Overland Park, Kansas Aug. 25, 1919-July 15, 2018 Bethene (Smith) Armstrong, age 98, of Overland Park, Kansas, formerly of Clarinda entered into peace Sunday, July 15. Funeral Celebration of Life Services were held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 21 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda …

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Harold Nels Hedstrom Villisca, Iowa July 29, 1942-July 5, 2018 Harold Nels Hedstrom was born July 29, 1942 on a farm north of Villisca to Arvin Harold and Esther Marie (Howard) Hedstrom. He began school in Osceola, attending for one year until the family moved to Page County where he continu…

Carroll Marvin Johnson St. Joseph, Missouri Jan. 14, 1926-July 8, 2018 Carroll Marvin Johnson, 92, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 8. He was born Jan. 14, 1926 in Taylor County to Leslie and Esther (Lundquist) Johnson. Marvin married Marvis Lorene Bast July 3, 1948. She preced…

Judy Johnson Clarinda, Iowa Nov. 22, 1941-July 13, 2018 Funeral Celebration of Life Services for Judy Johnson, age 76, of Clarinda, who passed away Monday evening, July 9 at her home were held Friday, July 13 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethesda Lutheran Church. Visitation was held Thursday at the …

Myrna Adair Clarinda, Iowa June 17, 1942-July 13, 2018 Myrna Rose was born June 17, 1942 at Shenandoah to Wilson Charles and Beulah Esther (Nelson) Dorl. Her family lived in Yorktown when she was born; however, she was very young when they moved to New Market where she started school. They m…

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Keith James Hayner Kansas City, Missouri July 4, 1925-June 26, 2018 Keith James Hayner of Kansas City, Missouri joined his daughter Joy, and his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, June 26, just 8 days short of his 93rd birthday, after courageously, and without complaint, battling recent health issu…

Marjorie L. Young Clarinda, Iowa July 23, 1943-July 1, 2018 Marjorie L. Young was born in Clarinda July 23, 1943 to Theodore and Zola Nina (Meyers) Lasley. She married Randy Young and raised her family in Clarinda. Marge was an LPN and worked at the Mental Health Institute for 25 years. Marg…

Rodney Graham Shambaugh, Iowa Dec. 20, 1950-June 30, 2018 Rodney Graham, 67, of Shambaugh, entered into peace Saturday, June 30 at his home in Shambaugh. Funeral services were held 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 5 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda. Visitation with the family was held 5-7 p.m., T…

Roseanna Sunderman Clarinda, Iowa April 19, 1927-July 4, 2018 Roseanna Sunderman, 91, of Clarinda, formerly of Braddyville entered into peace Wednesday, July 4 at the Eiler Place, Clarinda. Funeral services were held 10 a.m., Monday, July 9 at St. John Lutheran Church, Clarinda with Pastor J…

Winifred May Green Fishell Clearmont, Missouri Aug. 4, 1919-June 26, 2018 Winifred May Green Fishell, 98, of Clearmont, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 26 at Westridge Quality Care and Rehab in Clarinda. Winifred was born Aug. 4, 1919 to William H. and Estella Green. She attended and gra…