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Services for Ross Allen Leeper, 85, who passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019, at home, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at the Indianola First United Methodist Church with burial following in the Penn Center Cemetery, Earlham, IA.

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Services for Bill Van Pelt, 63, who passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019, will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

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Donald James Overton, son of Thomas Overton and Alice (McDonald) Overton was born October 10, 1933 in Scranton, Iowa and passed from this life Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Banner Del E Webb Medical Center in Sun City West, Arizona at 85 years of age.

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Services for Virginia Louise Chambers, 89, who passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

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Susie Kathryn (Breeding) Martin, daughter of Walter Herschel Breeding and Grace S. (Carman) Breeding was born June 2, 1920, in St. Charles, Iowa, and passed from this life Sunday, April 7, 2019, at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines, Iowa, at 98 years of age.

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Services for Sharron A. Hypes, 73, who passed away Monday, April 8, 2019, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 12, 2019 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. prior to service.

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Services for Melvin Marvin Blackford, who passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019, will be held 2 p.m., Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the North River Cemetery, rural Norwalk.

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Services for Raymond Jacob Heisner, 96, who passed away Friday, April 5, 2019, will be held 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 9, at the Indianola Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

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Services for Nash Allen Bloem, 1 year, who passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2019, will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 9 at the Indianola Community Church 14424 Kennedy Indianola, IA with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Memorial Gardens Cemetery

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On March 26th, 2019, John Edward Guck, a loving husband, father and grandfather passed away to be with his heavenly Father at the age of 68.

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Services for Kay Pyle, 82, who passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019, in Norwalk, will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Hammondsburg Cemetery, rural Milo, IA.

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Services for Katheryn E. Waser who passed away March 25, 2019 in Des Moines will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, March 29, at the First United Methodist Church in Indianola, cremation will follow services with burial in the IOOF Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be held from 11 to 1 p.m.

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 Graveside services for Dorothy M. Mallory, 75, who passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 29, at Gullion Cemetery on Highway G76, just south of Attica, Iowa.

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Funeral services for Sandra Furnal Snelson, 81, who passed away March 22, 2019, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 27 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Hartford Cemetery.

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Services for David Edward Leih, 66, who passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at home, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 25 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Hewitt Cemetery, Indianola, IA

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June Carmen Fritz, 90, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at The Village in Indianola, IA. Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, at the Indianola First United Methodist Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church. The burial will follow in the Rose Hill Ce…

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Ruby Jean (Kelly) Owens was born Feb. 13, 1942, in Iowa City, Iowa to Neil and Luella (Cover) Kelly, and passed away peacefully in her sleep on March 10, 2019, in Indianola, Iowa.

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Joyce Lorraine Berry was born July 30, 1955 in Des Moines, IA to Everett and Evelyn Waters. She passed away peacefully in her sleep at home in Des Moines, IA on March 14, 2019, at the age of 63.

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Services for Kevin Bradley Wright, 60, who passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at home will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 18, 2019, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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Leon Blake was born Aug. 17, 1935 to Guy W. and Fern Loraine (Cassiday) Blake in Boulder City, Nevada and passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019, at home in Indianola. He was 83.

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Services for Brandon Michael Boyd, 39, who passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Omaha, NE, will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 15, at the Indianola First Assembly of God Church with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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Evelyn Amelia Wadle, 81, passed away March 9, 2019, at her home in Indianola. Mass will be held for Evelyn at 11 am, Thursday, March 14, 2019, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Indianola. A visitation will begin at 9 am prior to the service. Burial will take place at Otterman Cemetery…

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Theresa was born in Des Moines, IA on April 11, 1963, the third of six children of Janet (Wilgenbush) and Lester “Doc” Gehringer. She passed away on March 7, 2019, surrounded by her family. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 12, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St…

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Services for Jean Nyswonger, 100, who passed away March 7, 2019 at The Village, will be held 11 a.m., Monday, March 11, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services.

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Vickie S. Vanderpool, of Indianola, Iowa passed away Feb. 18, 2019 after a brief illness at the Kavanagh House at the age of 63 years.

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On Tuesday March 5th, 2019, Craig Wadle, loving husband, son, brother and father of two children, passed away at the age of 57 in Marathon, Florida.

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Al Aldridge, 93, passed away on Friday, March 1, 2019 at The Village in Indianola. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 14 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola. The visitation will be held 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 13 at Overton Funeral Home with family present fro…

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A Celebration of Life service for Garry Lee Miklus, 58, who passed away Monday, March 4, 2019 at home in Indianola, will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 12, at the First Assembly of God Church 1700 West 2nd Ave. in Indianola with visitation held one hour prior to service.

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Marjorie Bernice Goodwin, 94, passed away March 1, 2019 at The Village in Indianola. A memorial service will be held for Marjorie at the Village on Friday, March 8, at 2 p.m. in the Heritage Room.

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Diana Rae Love of Knoxville, Iowa was born Dec. 31, 1949 in Clarinda, Iowa to Jess and Irene Love. She graduated from Indianola High School and spent most of her adult life helping those less fortunate. She had a giving heart and a fun loving spirit.

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Funeral services for John William Long, 89, who passed away Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, will be held 10 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26, at First Assembly of God Church, 1700 W. 2nd Ave., Indianola, with burial following in the IOOF Cemetery, Indianola.

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Doris Marie Frazier, 88, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. A private family inurnment of cremains will be in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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Funeral services for Donna Jean Hayhurst, 85, who passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola. The family will greet friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home.

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A Celebration of Life for Phyllis L. Mort, 84, who passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at the Indianola Good Samaritan Society Nursing Home, will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at the Grandview Church of Christ 2736 Hubbell Ave. Des Moines, IA. The family will greet friends one hour prio…

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A Celebration of Life visitation for Jerry Dean Ferris, 77, who passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, in Des Moines, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola.

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Funeral services for Betty Darlene Nyswonger, 93, who passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at The Village in Indianola, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16 at Overton Funeral Home with burial following in the Indianola I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

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A funeral mass for Kenneth Bendon, 86, who passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, in Iowa City, will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Indianola.

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Memorial services for Betty Marie King, 94, who passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at home, will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola. The family will greet friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home on Monday.

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Memorial services for Floyd W. Cook, 62, who passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola.  The family will greet friends prior to services from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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Funeral services for Kevin Harm Frank, 48, who passed away Monday, January 28, 2019, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Indianola. The visitation will be held prior to services from 11 to 1:30 p.m. at the church.

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A Service of Sharing for Ronald Merlin Andersen, 75, who passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, in Des Moines of a sudden heart attack, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola. The family will greet friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday prior to services.

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Celebration of life services for William “Kent”, 56, who passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 31 at Indianola Community Church, 14424 Kennedy St, Indianola, IA 50125, burial of cremains will be held in the Iowa Veterans Cemetery…

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Services for Vera Moffitt, 80, who passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, in Creston will be held 2:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the Ackworth Cemetery.

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Services for Laura Wright, 84, who passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, will be held 2 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola. Cremation will follow services and burial of cremains will be held at a later date in the Indianola I.O.O.F. …

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A Celebration of Life for James Taylor, 54, who passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, will be held 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at the Sandyville City Hall, just off of Highway 92.

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