Miscellaneous Black Hawk County, Iowa Obituaries

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WATERLOO -- Christopher Rundel, 20, of Salina, Kan., died Thursday, Aug. 15 [2002]; services 2 p.m. Monday at Ryan Mortuary, Salina, (913) 825-4242, with burial in Gypsum Hill Cemetery; visitation from 3 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the family present; memorials to the family; local survivors include a brother, Jeremy Rundel of Waterloo, and maternal grandparents Janice Corson of Evansdale and Norbert Rundel of Waterloo.

OELWEIN -- Mary C. Vela, 89, of Oelwein, died Saturday, Aug. 17 [2002], at Mercy Hospital of Franciscan Sister, Oelwein, after a brief illness; services pending with Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, Oelwein, (319) 283-4922.

STRAWBERRY POINT --Randy James Farmer, 48, of Grinnell, died Thursday, Aug. 15 [2002], at Grinnell Regional Medical Center of a sudden illness; services 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Elkader, with burial in the church cemetery; visitation from 3 to 7 p.m. today at Leonard Funeral Home, Elkader, (563) 245-1113, with a 3 p.m. Scripture service and a 6:30 p.m. parish rosary, and from 7 to 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home; local survivors include his parents, William F. and Dorothy Mae Farmer, and two brothers, William A. Jr. and John, all of Strawberry Point.

VINTON -- Marion "Junior" Cumberlin, 47, of Harmony House, Waterloo, formerly of Vinton, died Friday, Aug. 16 [2002], at Allen Hospital, Waterloo, after a brief illness; services pending with Overton-Van Steenhuyse Funeral Home, Vinton, (319) 472-2223.

WAVERLY -- Vera R. Brozo, 93, of Waverly, died Friday, Aug. 16 [2002], at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly, of natural causes; services pending with Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.

WATERLOO -- Mercina L. Eastman, 83, of 1165 Pleasant Valley Drive, died today, Oct. 4 [2002], at Allen Hospital of natural causes; services 11 a.m. Monday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church; visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway, 233-3393, with a 7 p.m. vigil service.

WATERLOO -- Louise Alexander, 68, of 737 Webster St., died Friday, Sept. 27 [2002], at St. Marys Hospital, Rochester, Minn., of natural causes; services 11 a.m. Saturday at Mount Carmel Baptist Church, with burial in the Garden of Memories; visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today and for an hour before services Saturday at the church; memorials to the family; Garden View Chapel, 232-2222, is in charge of arrangements.

WATERLOO -- Agnes V. Rauch, 86, the longest-term resident of Country View Care Facility, died there Thursday, Oct. 3 [2002], of natural causes; services 2 p.m. Monday at Country View, Waterloo, with burial in West View Cemetery, La Porte City; visitation from 12:30 until services at the care center; Huisman Funeral Home, La Porte City, 342-3131, is in charge of arrangements.

MANCHESTER -- Esther Kracke, 87, of Manchester, formerly of Delaware, died Wednesday, Oct. 2 [2002], at the Good Neighbor Home, Manchester, following a lengthy illness; services were 11 a.m. today at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, with burial in Pineview Cemetery, both in Delaware; Clifton Funeral Home, Earlville, is in charge of arrangements.

TAMA -- Anthony S. "Tony" Salomone, 88, formerly of Tama, died Tuesday, Oct. 1 [2002], at Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center, Marshalltown, from complications of pneumonia; services 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Tama, with burial in the church cemetery; military rites by Enright-Schrader American Legion Post 73 of Tama; visitation after noon today at Hand Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo, with family present from 5 to 8 p.m., and with a 7 p.m. vigil service; memorial fund will be established.

WAVERLY -- Lucille E. Poppe, 87, of Waverly, died Wednesday, Oct. 2 [2002], at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly, of natural causes; services 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Waverly, with burial in the church cemetery; visitation 5 to 8 p.m. today at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187; memorials to the church or Bartels Chaplaincy Fund.

WINTHROP -- Joyce Nelson, 52, of Winthrop, died Thursday, Oct. 3 [2002], at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, after a sudden illness; services pending with Fawcett Funeral Home, Winthrop, (319) 935-3327.

FREDERIKA -- Timothy J. Heim, 51, of Frederika, died Thursday, Oct. 3 [2002], at Community Memorial Hospital, Sumner, of natural causes; services pending with Rettig Funeral Home, Tripoli, (319) 882-4285.

GRUNDY CENTER -- Laverne "Vernie" Jontz, 79, of Grundy Center, died today, Oct. 4 [2002], at Grundy County Memorial Hospital Long-Term Care Unit, Grundy Center, of natural causes; services pending with Engelkes-Abels Funeral Home, Grundy Center, (319) 824-3319.

WATERLOO -- Robert D. Crowl, 73, of Waterloo, died Saturday, Oct. 5, at Ravenwood Nursing and Rehab Center; services pending with Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway, 233-3393.

CHARLES CITY -- Darrell M. "Bud" Gray, 85, of Charles City, died Friday, Oct. 4, at Floyd County Memorial Hospital, Charles City, of natural causes; services 10:30 a.m. Monday at Trinity United Methodist Church, with burial in Riverside Cemetery, both in Charles City; flag presentation by Charles City Ceremonial Unit; visitation 4 to 8 p.m. today at Hauser Funeral Home, Charles City, (641) 228-2323, and for an hour before services Monday at the church.

INDEPENDENCE -- Beverly A. Thomas, 56, of rural Independence, died Friday, Oct. 4, at Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center emergency room from injuries suffered in a car accident Friday morning near Conrad; services tentatively planned for 11 a.m. Tuesday at White Funeral Home, Jesup, (319) 827-3695; visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

INDEPENDENCE -- Don Higgins, 85, of Independence, died Saturday, Oct. 5, at East Towne Manor, Independence, following a lengthy illness; services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. John's Catholic Church, Independence; other arrangements are pending with Reiff Funeral Home and Crematory, Independence, (319) 334-2501.

READLYN -- Lorna Viola Hagenow, 83, of Readlyn, died Wednesday, Oct. 2, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, from complications of a brain aneurysm; services were Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church, with burial in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, both in Readlyn; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Readlyn, (319) 279-3551, was in charge of arrangements; memorials to the church or the donor's choice.

WEST UNION -- Gary Lilley, 62, of West Union, died Friday, Oct. 4, at his home after a sudden illness; services pending with Burnham-Wood Funeral Home, West Union, (563) 422-3615.

WINTHROP -- Joyce Nelson, 52, of Winthrop, died Thursday, Oct. 3, at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, after a sudden illness; services 2 p.m. today at East Buchanan High School gym, Winthrop; family graveside services will take place Monday; visitation from 8 a.m. until noon today at Fawcett Funeral Home, Winthrop, (319) 935-3327, and for an hour before services at the school.


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