Jim Gorman

Francis Jimmy Gorman (Jim) was born April 2, 1933, in Lake City. He was the youngest of five children born to Alvin L. Gorman and Elma Zane Gorman. 

Richard Mackey

Richard (Dick) Mackey, the son of Joseph and Florentina (Tacke) Mackey, was born Aug. 27, 1939, in Carroll and departed this life March 14 at the Carroll Health Care Center in Carroll.

LeRoy Sherlock

A celebration of life service for LeRoy Robert Sherlock was held March 7 at the Jefferson Elks Lodge, with visitation one hour prior to the service. 

William Orchard

William (Bill) Orchard, son of Claude and Laura Kinnan Orchard, was born Oct. 16, 1935, in Iowa City, and passed away in Perry at the Perry Lutheran Home on March 13 at the age of 84 years.

Gordon Kanke

Gordon Kanke, the son of Glenn and Irene (Vogler) Kanke, was born Jan. 30, 1938, in Vinton and passed from this life March 7 at his home in Jefferson.

Thomas Hammel

Thomas Quentin Hammel, son of Raymond and Betty Buresh Hammel, was born March 4, 1945, in Dickinson, N.D.  Tom died March 7 with his family by his side at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines at the


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