James Wallace

James Orr Wallace was born Dec. 1, 1919 in Des Moines. He was the son of Orr and Margaret (Gallagher) Wallace. The family made their home in Dana.

William Overturf

William “Bill” Overturf was born in Moline, Illinois, on Dec. 22, 1943, to Paul and Doris Overturf.  He was raised by his grandparents until their death and then was moved to an orphanage.

Robert (Bud) Farley

Robert (Bud) Farley, the fifth of eight children of Lewis and Olive (Kloss) Farley, was born May 20, 1920 at Churdan, and departed from this life April 1 at the Regency Park Care Center in Jefferso

Jane Ecklund

Beautiful wife, faithful mother, awesome “Grammy” and greatest aunt, Jane Fay Ecklund, age 85, of Jefferson, passed from this life to join her husband in heaven on March 23.

Billy Pemble

Billy Pemble, age 73, of Arvada, Colo. and formerly of Scranton, passed away on March 25, 2015 at Lutheran Hospital in Wheat Ridge, Colo.

Jon Park

Jon Allan Park, age 54, of Scranton passed away on March 20, at the Greene County Medical Center in Jefferson.

Sharon Towers

Sharon Towers, 52, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend, passed from this life in the early morning of March 10, 2015 surrounded by her loving family at her rural fa


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