Leland Smith

Leland Smith was born in Manchester, Iowa, New Year’s Day 1928 to Evelyn Bergren Smith and Arlie Truman Smith. He entered WWII in 1945, serving in the Navy on the USS Kidd and USS Columbia.

Shirletta Orchard

Shirletta Orchard, daughter of Bill and Irene (Swartz) Boulware, was born Feb. 9, 1938, in Scranton. She passed away on May 25 at the Greene County Medical Center in Jefferson.

Walter Light

Walter John Light was born Aug. 22, 1938 to George Arthur Light and Ethel Marie (Setterstrom) Light in Iowa City. He grew up in rural Gowrie and rural Calendar.

Donald Knight

Donald Raymond Knight, son of Floyd Knight and Edna Samuelson Knight, was born May 8, 1930 in Ames,. Donald grew up in Boone where he attended school.

Lillian Howard

Lillian Mayme Rathouz, the daughter of Vincent and Anna (Wesley) Rathouz, was born February 19, 1929, in Elkhorn Township, Webster County, Iowa.  She was reared and educated at Moorland and graduat

Marilyn Flack

Marilyn Rea Flack, 76, of Austin, Minnesota, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2022 at Mayo Clinic Hospitals – St. Marys Campus in Rochester, Minnesota.


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Jefferson, IA 50129

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