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Page Two N/Warren Town and County News Thursday, January 7, 2010 _"w t(0B00 00UUWI T0W All Ore(If t00:M 1325 Sunset Dr., P.O. Box 325, Norwalk, IA 50211 515-981-0406 A weekly publication of Klein Publications, Inc. Published every Thursday in Norwalk, Iowa Official newspaper for Norwalk, Cumming, Norwalk Community School District and Warren County. Member of Iowa Press Association and National Newspaper Association Steven E Klein Publisher Sally Huntoon Advertising/Managing Editor Mary Lou Gray Reporter/Proofer/Computers Lori Ford Proofer/Office Arlene Knust Typesetter/Office Established May 1968 by Dorothy L. Graham Subscription Rates: $18 per year - Single Copy 50 cents Senior Citizens and College Students $15 per year Residents outside Warren, Madison & Polk Co. - $24 per year Periodicals Postage Paid at Norwalk, Iowa and Additional Mailing Offices , . LL COPY/ADS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 12 NOON :RIDAY TO INSURE PUBLICATION IN NEXT ISSUE : We reserve the right to accept or refuse all advertising. We reserve the right to cancel any advertisement at any time. i ,ostmaster: Se Form 3579 to P.O. Box 325, Norwalk, IA 50211 ' Member of: :National Newspaper Association wO OBITUARY -c;tOMAS GUESSFORD Services were held ,nday, Dec. 28, at Cor- > :stone Family Church in Fs Moines for Thomas (mssford, 45, Norwalk,  ;o died Sunday, Dec. 20, surrounded by his family. Mr. Guessford was born April 28, 1964 in Des  oines and he graduated fi,m Lincoln High School in 1982. He earned a'Politi- cal Science degree from Iowa State and an MBA from Drake. He was Man- a:: ing Director for US Con- sumer Operations at Iv!arsh, where he had worked since 1987. He was a consummate profes- sional. In 1992, he married his soul mate; Janice Quijano. His pride and joy was his family. He adored his sons, Michael and Matthew, and coached their baseball, basketball and football teams. Mr. Guessford was an avid golfer who enjoyed annual trips to Phoenix and golfing with Michael. He was a big ISU fan and attended Cyclone football games with family and hiends. As an accom- piished softball player, he h,d his teams to several S;ate and National tourna- ments. He was very active in his community, church and several boards. In addition to his wife and sons, survivors in- clude his parents, David and Priscilla Guessford; brothers, Todd Guessford and Tim (Jennifer N rdstrom) Guessford; r  merous in-laws, nieces, w.phews and great-neph- (:" /S. Memorial contributions may be made to his family and will be donated to his favorite charities. Iowa Newspaper Association OBITUARY GEORGE L. KING Services were helcl at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Winterset Tues- day, Dec. 29, for George L. King, 87, of rural Martensdale. Mr. King died Wednesday, Dec. 23 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery in Madison County. Mr. King had been a teacher for ten years and a minister for 30 years be- fore his retirement in 1989. Survivors include his wife, Genive King of Prole; nieces, nephews and cous- ins. Memoriais given to the family will be directed to Winterset Seventh Day Adventist Church. (NAPS)--Success Brown Rice lets you get the nutri- tional value of brown rice in 10 minutes, one-fourth the time of the long-cook- ing variety. You can find tips, nutritional informa- tion and brown rice recipes at www.successrice.com or (800) 226-9522. Get-togethers large and small can be enhanced in a tasteful way when you serve cheese and pears as an appe- tizer, dessert or side dish. You can find pear pointers, recipes and advice online at www.usapears.org. Some bottled flavored teas have more than 100 calories per bottle. Freshly brewed tea, such as Salada's Pomegranate Berry Green Tea or Strawberry Green Tea, can be a zero-calorie, sugar-free beverage. Down- load recipes and suggestions for ways to "go green" at www.UnbottleYourTea.com. OBITUARY CHLOE PAIGE STOVER Chloe Paige Stover, the youngest child born to Verlon and Julie Stielow Stover, went home to be with Jesus Saturday, Dec. 26, with her parents at her side. Services were held Tuesday, Dec. 29, at Point of Grace Church, 305 NE Dartmoor Dr., in Waukee with burial at Oakland Cemetery, rural DeSoto. Chloe was born Satur- day, Nov. 15, 2008 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. Her parents learned early on in her life that she was born with Tri- somy 18, a chromosome genetic disorder, and that her life would be short. Chloe was an inspiration to all who came across her path as she touched the lives of many, from the very young to elderly. She was truly loved by her par- ents, siblings, grandpar- ents and others who came to know her. Chloe Paige Stover Those left to cherish her memory include her par- ents, Verlon and Julie Sto- ver of Winterset; devoted siblings, Charlie and Je- sica; grandparents, Ken and Donna Stielow of Des Moines and Charles and Becky Stover of Norwalk; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins. Memorials may be sent in Chloe's name to be used at the discretion of the family. OBITUARY RICHARD G. TRACY A Funeral Mass was held Thursday, Dec. 31, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Winterset for Richard G. Tracy, 86, Peru, who died Saturday, Dec. 26, at West Bridge Care & Rehabilita- tion in Winterset. Burial was in the Winterset Cem- etery. Mr. Tracy was born April 10, 1923 in Bridgewater to Martin F. and Emma K. (Rei:s) Tracy. He lived in Madison County for about .70 years. He enjoyed farming, espe- cially spring field work and raised cattle for 56 years. He was a member of Knights of Columbus and St. Joseph Catholic Church. Survivors include his sisters, Elma E. Tracy of Winterset and I. Marcella Miller of Norwalk; sister- in-law, Marguerite Tracy of Des Moines. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Raymond E. Tracy, infant George M. Trac); Martin F. Tracy, Jr. and Thomas J. Tracy; and sisters, Margaretha C. Trac Irenee S. Tracy and Marie A. Bindel. Memorials may be di- rected to his church. Deadline for ads, legals and stories is Noon Friday! Call 911 for emergencies ! A Freight Brokerage Company Nationwide Service for Vans, Reefers and Flatbed Trucks Call Elite when you want your shipments handled the right way. Craig Warfield 800-289-1240 JrEMC. Insura,e (,xnpames COMMITTED TO OUR CUSTOMERS AND OUR COMMUNITY. Home Office: Des Moi,es, IA . ve,w, emcinsurance.com Start the day off right! /'/4dtt/'S 515-223-1150 P.O. Box 160 Norwalk, Iowa www.kwlo/.com Worship at these Norwalk Area Churches NORJWALK Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church (I C-MS) 515 Sunset l:. 981-9145 Dan Beattie, Pastor 9 am Worship 10:30 am Sunday School Nursery Provided 6-6:30 pm Wed., meal 6:30-7:30 pm Wed. PreK-Adult Crossroads Church 2601 Boarder St. 515-287-8580 www.2thecrossroad s.com Glen Blumer, Pastor 9:30 am Worship Nursery & Children's Church Provided Wed. 6:30 p.m. K-12th grades Angel Food Ministries Quality Food for 1/2 the Price Fellowship Community Church 225 North Ave. www.fccnorwalk.org Rob Jones, Pastor 981-0699 .FAX 981-9719 8:30 am, 10:30 am Worship Nursery & Sunday School thru 5th grade provided. 6 pm Sun., Youth Service 6:30 pm Wed. AWANA First Baptist Church Sunset Dr. & Mafred 9814391 9 am Worship 10:15 am Sunday School Class for all ages Nursery Provided 6 pm Evening Service 7 pm - Wednesdays Bible Study & Youth Hour New Life Lutheran Church 4380 Wakonda Dr. 285-5965 www.newlifenorwalk.org 8:15 am Traditional 9:30 am Sunday School 10:30 am Contemporary Nursery Provided 7 pm Youth-led Worship Norwalk Christian Church (Disciples) 701 Main St. 981-0176 Dayna Kinkade, Pastor 8:30 am Informal Worship 9:15 am Church School 10:30 am Worship 6 pm The Gathering Service Nursery Provided Wed. pm CYF & Chi Rho Norwalk United Methodist Church 1801 Sunset Dr. 981-4251 Rev. Kiboko I. Kiboko 8:15 & 10:45 am Worship 9:30 am Sunday School Nursery Provided St. John the Apostle Catholic Church 720 Orchard Hills Dr. 981-4855 FAX 981-9475 Father John Ludwig Sacrament of Reconciliation 4 pm Saturday Masses: 5 pm Saturday 9 am Sunday Policy: Churches must be inthe Norwalk Area and in Warren County for this free listing. CUMMING Cumming Community Church (Evangelical Free) 4225 N. Birch Ave. Cumming 981-4233 wwwcu mmingmmmunitydtdtcr Laine Wilder, Pastor 9:00 am Worship 10:30 am Sunday School Nursery, newborn to 3 },ears 6:30 pm Youth Group 7 pm Wed., Prayer Service DES MOINES Christian Life Assembly of God Church Fleur Drive and Hwy 5 Pastor Warren Hunsberger 515-953-0322 10 am Worship Children's Ministry, 0-5 Kids' Church 6 years & up Nursery ages 0-2 6:30 pm- Wed. Elevate Youth Mt. Zion Church of God 8383 Ridgeview Dr. Pastor David Chu 664-2828 g-x- Grace Baptist Church 9936 County Line Rd. 285-8871 www.gracecares.net Doug VanWey, Pastor 9:30 am Sunday School 10:45 am Worship Jr. & Sr. High, Men's and Women's Ministry. Nursery provided. MARTENSDALE Martensdale Community (An Evangelical Free Church) 1 Mile North of Martensdale on Hwy 28 Pastor Gary Crandall 641-764-2491 - Worship: 9 am Bible Study: 10:30 am Sr. High Youth: 6 pm Sunday Jr. High Youth: 6:30 pm Wednesday Awana: 6:30 pm Wednesday St. Paul Lutheran Church 615 Iowa Ave. 764-2752 Fayonne Tooman, Pastor 222-1531 9:15 am Sunday School (all ages) 10:30 am Worship, Communion Call for times on Adult and Children Bible Studies Linn Grove United Methodist Church 7483 50th, Prole 981-4062 Cindy Hickman, Pastor 9:45 am Sunday School 11 am Worship !NDIANOLA Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELS) 202 N. Kenwood 962-0351 Robert Harting, Pastor 9 am Worship 1015 am Sunday School The above free listings are to help newcomers know the regular worship schedules of Norwalk-area churches. Special events and services will not be listed here.