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Obituaries

Douglas Foster

Douglas Craig Foster, 62, of North Liberty, passed away at his home Monday, June 24, 2013, surrounded by family. As were his wishes, he was cremated. A celebration of life was held at the family farm on June 27.

Delbert J. Havel

Delbert J. Havel, 84, of Grinnell, died on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell.
A funeral service was held on Saturday, June 29, 2013, at the Grinnell Christian Church. Cremation followed the service at the Smith Cremation Center in Grinnell.
Memorials may be directed to Grinnell Regional Hospice or to St. Francis Manor in Grinnell and sent in care of the Smith Funeral Home, P.O. Box 368, Grinnell, IA 50112.

Maynard Hebl

Maynard George Hebl, 78, of Iowa City, passed away on Sunday, June 23 near his home after a farm accident.
Mass of Christian Burial was June 29 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, followed by graveside military rites at Memory Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Johnson County 4-H and Iowa City West High Booster Club.

Ione Audrey Sostak

Ione Audrey Sostak, 76, of Laurie, Mo., passed away Friday, June 21, 2013, at the Laurie Care Center.
She was born March 2, 1937, in Sandstone, Minn., a daughter of the late Hubert and Florence Anderson Christopherson. On June 2, 1956, in Askov, Minn., she was united in marriage to Gerald R. “Jerry” Sostak, who preceded her in death on June 5, 2013.
Ione retired from Kmart as an office manager and bookkeeper after many years of employment.
She was a member of the Osage Community Elks Lodge #2705 in Laurie where she served as past president of the Lady Elks.

Fay Wiethorn

Fay Joann Wiethorn, 68, Monona, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at her home in Monona, following a long, courageous battle with ovarian cancer.

Tony Yerkes

Tony Yerkes, 56, died Tuesday, June 25, 2013, from natural causes. Funeral services were held June 29 at First Christian Church in Vinton with the Rev. Connie Wacht officiating. Private burial will be at a later date in the Brandon Cemetery.
Tony was born Nov. 20, 1956, in Vinton, to Richard and Judy Walker Kearns and was adopted at a young age by Gale Yerkes. He graduated from Washington High School in Vinton in 1975 and worked for many years at DC Taylor Co. In recent years, he worked at PMX Industries.