Posted June 07, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Carolyn L. Cowden

October 5, 1940 – June 6, 2013 Carolyn Cowden, 72, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, June 10, 2013 at Iles Sundberg-Kirkpatrick Chapel in Madrid. Visitation will be one hour prior to the

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Posted June 06, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Alice Lavengie Tilley

May 13, 1924 – June 5, 2013 Alice Lavengie Tilley, age 89, of Boone, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 8, 2013 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1516 22nd

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Posted June 06, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Betty Lou Stolte

October 17, 1926 – June 5, 2013 Betty Lou Stolte, age 86, of Boone, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 10, 2013 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 712 12th Street in Boone, with Rev.

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Posted June 06, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Steven “Vern” Crouthamel

February 17, 1950 – June 4, 2013 Steven Crouthamel, age 63, of 315 Aurora Street, died June 4, 2013, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 8, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Evangelical Free Church with Rev. Lee Hotchkiss officiating. Following

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Posted June 06, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

K. Dean Phipps

February 23, 1935 – June 2, 2013 K. Dean Phipps, age 78, of rural Boone, died at his home on June 2, 2013. Following his wishes, his body has been cremated. A graveside service and burial of his cremains will be Friday, June 7, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the

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Posted June 05, 2013in Adel, Boone, Community Web Exclusives, Greene County, Perry, Winterset

Genesis Celebrates 40 Years of New Beginnings

Forty years and thousands of people with intellectual and mental health disabilities have become part of Genesis Development’s history of assisting with “new beginnings”.  To celebrate this 40th Anniversary and show their appreciation to all those who have supported the mission of Genesis, they will be hosting special events at

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Posted June 05, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Fern Williams

May 18, 1918 – June 4, 2013 Fern Williams, 95, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at the Madrid Home in Madrid. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, June 7, at the Fairview Cemetery near Madrid. Fern Estella Sander was born on May 18, 1918 in Madrid, Iowa, to

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Posted June 05, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Harold H. Lass

February 2, 1927 – June 4, 2013 Harold Hans Lass, age 86, of Ogden, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at Boone County Hospital in Boone. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 7, 2013 at Zion Lutheran Church, 319 West Elm Street in Ogden with

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Posted June 05, 2013in Adel, Ankeny, Appanoose County, Beaverdale, Boone, Clear Lake, Clive, Community Featured, Des Moines West, Fort Dodge, Grimes, Johnston, Norwalk, Perry, Urbandale, Waukee, Webster City, West Des Moines, Windsor Heights, Winterset

Summer salad

This salad is one that I always looked forward to when I attended Central College in Pella in the 1980s. There, unlike at other dorms, the food was spectacular. Those ladies really knew how to cook and obviously enjoyed their job. At Christmastime, they even poached whole salmons and decorated

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Posted June 04, 2013in Boone, Fort Dodge, Obituaries

Carol Dorothea Reeves

January 8, 1912- June 2, 2013 Carol Dorothea Reeves 101 of Boone, formerly of Fort Dodge died Sunday, June 2 in Boone. Services are Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. at the Historic Bruce Funeral Home in Fort Dodge. Burial, North Lawn Cemetery. Visitation, Tuesday, 6-8 and Wednesday one hour prior to services

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