Carla Sims

Carla Jean Sims, 60, of Panora, daughter of Robert Carl and Jean Ann (Madsen) Sims, was born Aug. 19, 1959, in St. Louis. She passed away Aug. 31 at Panora Specialty Care.

Daniel Peters

Daniel Peters was born John Daniel on Dec. 21, 1936, in Carroll County, on the Launspach farm near Lanesboro, to Roger and Mary Catherine (Finn) Gilligan, and died Aug.

Brian Meyer

Brian D. Meyer, 67, of Ely, formerly of Jefferson, died Aug. 26 at the Solon Care Center.

Private celebration of life services and inurnment will be held at a later date.

Phyllis Wiederin

Phyllis Wiederin, the daughter of Verlin and Mildred (Schwering) Blair, was born at home in Dayton on June 5, 1932. She passed from this life Aug. 26 at the Shady Oaks Care Center in Lake City.

William Lawton

William (Bill) Lawton, a longtime rural Jefferson farmer, passed away July 12 at Archstone Care Center near his retirement home in Sun Lakes, Ariz.

He was 86.

Mary White

Mary M. “Sally” White, age 94½, left this earthly life on the morning of Aug. 11 at the Iowa River Hospice Home with family at her side.

Theodore Ely

Theodore Leroy Ely, of Jefferson, was born to Everett and Henrietta (Gibson) Ely in Guthrie County on Jan. 6, 1937.

Ted was very talented in a number of disciplines. 


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Jefferson, IA 50129

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