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Kimberley Anne Swore

By Vinton Today · December 8th, 2019
Kimberley Anne Swore, 50, of Center Point, Iowa, was tragically taken from her family and friends on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019.Kim was born on Oct. 1, 1969, and is survived by her son, Jackson Jerimiah Greenhaw, Center Point, Iowa; the love of her life, Jack Greenhaw, Vinton, Iowa; nephew, Nathan Lovell; parents, Ruby Long, Monticello, Iowa, and Jerry (Beverly) Swore, Boone, Iowa; siblings: Mark (Valinh) and children, Ryker and Alexander, Altoona, Iowa; Jennifer (Jason) Brandt and children, Stefon (daughter, Mahra), Kyleigh, Sierra, Morgan and Savan...

Joyce Marie Pollock

By Phillips Funeral Home · December 8th, 2019
Joyce Marie Pollock, 84, died Saturday, December 7, 2019. She was a longtime resident at Windsor Manor in Vinton.A private memorial service will be held at a later date.Joyce was born on January 1, 1935, the daughter of Howard and Ruth (Welton) Hagan in Shellsburg, Iowa. She married Tom C. Lynch in November, 1951 and they had four children.

Norman Dave Thiessen

By Phillips Funeral Home · December 8th, 2019
Norman Dave Thiessen, age 85, died December 6, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital, from an apparent heart attack.Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM, Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church in Atkins with Rev. Douglas Woltemath officiating. Interment will be held at St. Stephen’s Cemetery, rural Atkins.

Richard "Dick" Dean Close

By Vinton Today · December 7th, 2019
Richard “Dick” Close, age 73, passed away early Wednesday morning, December 4, 2019, at the V.A. Medical Center in Iowa City, IA. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 9, 2019, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown with full military honors. Burial will follow in the Littleton Cemetery, Littleton, IA at 3pm Monday.

Benny Duffer

By Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home · December 5th, 2019
Benny Duffer, 63, died Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at his home in Vinton following a lengthy battle with cancer.A celebration of Benny’s life will be held from 1 to 4 pm, Saturday, December 14, 2019, at the Vinton American Legion Hall.Benny Dewayne Duffer was born March 18, 1956 in Hendersonville, TN, the son of Ben and Lillie Jones Duffer.

Delores Lucille (Kramer) Glass

By Phillips Funeral Home · December 5th, 2019
Delores Lucille (Kramer) Glass, age 95, passed away peacefully at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha on Tuesday, December 3, 2019.Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 7, 2019, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Vinton with Fr. Jim Brokman as celebrant.

Lori (Engelking) Vest

By Phillips Funeral Home · December 5th, 2019
Lori (Engelking) Vest, age 56, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, December 2, 2019, at her home in rural Garrison.Visitation will be held from 2:00 until 5:00 PM, Saturday at the Phillips Funeral Home in Keystone. A memorial service will follow at 5:00 PM with Chaplain Darren Whiting officiating.


By Vinton Today · December 4th, 2019
Ronald Bower Smalley, 82, of Vinton, passed away Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at Virginia Gay Hospital in Vinton. Per his wishes, he was cremated. There will be no services. Iowa Cremation was entrusted with the arrangements.He is survived by his loving wife, Carolyn; his two sons, Jeff (Teresa) Smalleyand Brett (Mindy) Smalley; two grandchildren, Matthew (Elaina) Smalley and Mindy (Matt) Thornton; and threegreat-grandchildren, Vincent Smalley and Jensen and Jemma Thornton.

Baylee N. Hess

By Vinton Today · December 3rd, 2019
Baylee N. Hess, age 26, of Missouri City, Texas and formerly of La Porte City, died Saturday, November 30, 2019 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident south of Van Horne.She was born September 28, 1993 in Waterloo, the daughter of Todd and Dawn (Pullin) Hess. Baylee graduated from Union High School in 2012 and attended Hawkeye Community College and Kaplan College.

Rose Marie Uchytil

By Vinton Today · December 2nd, 2019
ROSE MARIE UCHYTIL Belle Plaine Rose Marie Uchytil, 91, of Belle Plaine, Iowa, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, surrounded by family, at the Keystone Care Center, Keystone Iowa. Rose was born on the Johnson home farm two miles east of Elberon, to Irve and Maude (King) Johnson on Aug. 7, 1928. She married James Uchytil on June 14, 1952, and the two were married for 52 years when James passed away in 2004.

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