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Page Two N/Warren Town and County News Thursday, March 28, 2013 BD, NORTH WARREN TOWN AND COUNTY NEWS P.O. Box 325, 1122 Main St. Ste. 1, 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 F. Klein Publisher Sally Huntoon Advertising/Managing Editor Mary Lou Gray Reporter/Proofer/Computers Arlene Knust Typesetter/Office Lori Ford Proofer/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 ALL COPY/ADS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 12 NOON FRIDAY 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. Postmaster: Send Form 3579 to P.O. Box 325, Norwalk, IA 50211 Member of: National Newspaper Iowa Newspaper Association Association OBITUARY MABEL GILLETT Services and burial were held in Waterloo Saturday, March 23, for Mabel Gillett, 88, Waterloo. She died Monday, March 18, at Mercy Hospital due to injuries received in a fall. Mrs. Gillett was born August 26, i924 in New Hart- ford, the daughter of John David Forest and Tillie (Huisman) Hersey. She graduated from New Hartford High School in 1941 and graduated from Gates Busi- ness College. September 12, 1947, she married James L. Gillett in Waterloo. He died August 15, 1986. She farmed with her husband and theft was business manager for Jane's Flowers & Gifts, retiring in 1976. After retirement, she served as a missionary in Ireland from 1977 - 2009. Survivors include her son, James W. (Jean) Gillett of Dublin, Ireland; daughter, Mary (Paul) Kline of Norwalk; six grandchildren, Jonathan (Priscilla) Gillett, Ft. Montgomery, TX, Julie (Andy) Burnfield, Longview, TX, Mark (Jessalyn) Kline, Des Moines, Leah (Abram) Miller, Dubuque, Sarah (Jonathan) Bracewell, Lawton, OK and Lois Kline, Norwalk; 12 great-grandchildren, Zoe and Lexi Gillett, Amelia Burnfield, Caedmon, Jayden and Benjamin Kline, Josiah, Jude and Joshua Miller, James, William and Daniel Bracewell; brother, Fred Hersey, Waterloo; four sisters, Gloria Card, Marshalltown, Betty Ehmen, Waterloo, Minnie (Fred) Feckers, Clarksville, and Jane Rice, Waverly. She was preceded in death by a brother, John Hersey. Memorial contributions may be made to Ireland Outreach Internatio.nal, PO Box 1772, Waterloo, IA 50704. Condolences may be sent to www.LockeFun eralHome.com. NSEF Concluded from p. 1 Admission is $20 per person an&can be purchased on our website, www.norwalk studentfoundation.org or at the door. NSEF is also getting ready for graduation and schol- arships. We will be giving three scholarships this year, the Dedication Scholarship in honor of the late Brenda Hurdle, long-time employee of Norwalk Schools and her family, the Principal's Award and the Vivian Schneider Memorial Scholarship. We will be also granting our Spring 2013 Teacher Grants soon. Stay tuned for the winners! For questions, go to our website or call rne at home, 953-3126. .......... :. " OBITUARY DANIEL LLOYD Daniel Lloyd, 92, Norwalk, died Monday, March 18, in the company of his wife of 65 years, Jean. Per his re- quest, he was cremated and no services were planned. Mr. Lloyd was born in Beacon February 10, 1921 to Esther (Griffiths) and Thomas Lloyd. After graduating from high school, he served his country during World War II in the Navy. He then worked for the CMSTP&P Railroad from 1946 to 1961 and for John Morrell & Com- pany from 1961 until retirement in 1986. Mr. Lloyd was a 50-year Mason and a member of Southgate Masonic Lodge. He also enjoyed woodcarv- ing. Survivors include his wife, Norma Jean; sons, John, Thomas and David; grandchildren, Heather, Adrienne, Samuel, Bryan, Erica and Shelby and great-grandson, Kayden. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Norwalk Volunteer Fire Department. OBITUARY HAROLD "DICK" EVANS Services were held in Webster City Friday, March 22, for Harold "Dick" Evans, 70, Winterset, who died Fri- day, March 15, in Des Moines. . Survivors include his children, Reginald "Reg" (Leslie) Evans of Mesa, AZ, Richard "Rex" (Debra) Evans of Webster City and Raejean (JD) Merritt of Winterset; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sisters, Betty VanDePol of Norwalk, Roberta (Jack) Klingborg of Cherokee and Rosemary (Michael) Shaw of Rathdrum, ID; and many nieces and nephews. OBITUARY LINDA CRABTREE Services were held at Staves United Methodist Church in Des Moines Friday, March 22, for Linda (Coo- per) Crabtree, 73, Des Moines, who died Monday, March 18, at Taylor House Hospice after fighting cancer the past 24 years. Mrs. Crabtree was born December 18, 1939 to Blair and Eva (Collins) Cooper in Lorimor. She graduated from Lorimor High School in 1958. She was married in December 1959 to Larry Tuttle; later they divorced. They were the parents of three children. She was employed by the Graham Group, Inc. for 17 years, retiring in 2003. In 1995, she married Dennis Crabtree. They have en- joyed dancing, traveling to several different countries and around the United States. They volunteered through the church and Lions Club and taking tickets at Drake University basketball games. She was a member of Staves United Methodist Church, treasurer of the UMW at Staves and participated in Church Women United. She received the Special Mis- sion Recognition Award and was a bell ringer for Staves. She was a member and secretary of the Altoona Li- ons Club and received the Lions Warren Coleman Hon- orary Award, Progressive Warren Coleman Award and the Melvin Jones Fellow Award. She attended several Lions International Conventions and the Lions USA Canada Forums. She was also active in the Iowa Kidsight screening program and was a tissue relay transporter for the Iowa Lions. Survivors include her husband Dennis; son, Randy (Michele McBride) Tuttle of Farmington, MO; daugh- ter, Kelli (Marty) Mahlow of Ankeny; grandchildren, Cody Tuttle of Sikeston, MO; Mallory and Mason Mahlow of Ankeny; step-sons, Scott (Renee) of Pleas- ant Hill, MO, Lynn of Bothell, WA, Trent of Kansas City, MO and Rob of Mesa, AZ; 13 step-grandchildren, Stephen, Sam, Celeste (Brandon), Savannah (Scan), Cheyenne, Sutton, Victoria (Ross), Andrew, Jamie, Jen- nifer, Jacob, Adison and Ava; one step-great-grandson, Liam. Also sister-in-law, Dianna (John Ruley) Cooper of Norwalk; brothers-in-law, Roy (Sandra) of Ankeny and Phil (Christy) of Cincinnati, OH; and many nieces, neph- ews, cousins and their families. She was preceded in death by her daughter, JoLynn Tuttle; her parents; brother, Ron Cooper, and mother- in-law and father-in-law, Roy and Hilda Crabtree. Memorial contributions may be made to Staves United Methodist Church, Iowa Lions Eye Bank and Taylor House. The peanut is not actually a nut, botanically speaking, but the fruit of a vegetable plant related to the green pea. SUBSCRIBE TODAY! Send $18 check or money order for a one year subscription to PO Box 325, Norwalk, IA 50211 Worship at these Norwalk Area Churches NORWALK Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church (LC-MS) 515 Sunset Dr. 515-897-4183 Steven Klawonn, Pastor 9:00 am Worship 10:30 am Sunday School Wed. Family Education 6:30 pm Wed. Confirmation: 5th-8th grade 6:30 pm Crossroads Church 2601 Border St. www.2thecrossroads.com Glen Blumer, Pastor 515-287-8580 9:30 am Worship Nursery & Children's Programming 3 years old through 5 th grade Wed. 6:30 pm K-12 th grades Fellowship Community Church 225 North Ave. www.fccnorwalk.org Rob Jones, Pastor 981-0699 8:30 & 10:30 am Worship Disciple City Classes 18 mo.-5 h grade Nursery also provided. 6 pm Sun. Jr. and Sr. High 6:30 pm Wed. Prayer Service First Baptist Church www.norwalkbaptist.org Sunset Dr. & Mafred 981-4391 9 am Worship 10:15 am Sunday School Class for all ages Nursery Provided 7 pm -Wednesdays Bible Study Prayer Service *** New Life Lutheran Church 4380 Wakonda Dr. - 285-5965 www.newlifenorwalk.org Nate Liedtke, Pastor 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 Nursery, Sunday School CUMMING Harvest Church (Evangelical Free) 4225 N. Birch Ave. PO Box 115 Laine Wilder, Pastor 981-4321 www.harvestchurchiowa.com 10 am Worship Nursery, newborn to 3 years Groups Thurs. & Fri. 6:30 pm DES MOINES Christian Life Assembly of God Church Fleur Drive and Hwy 5 Warren Hnnsberger, Pastor 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 Grace Baptist Church 9936 County Line Rd. 285-8871 www.gracecares.net Doug VanWey, Pastor 9:30 a.m. Sunday School 10:45 am Worship Jr. & Sr. High, Men's and Women's Ministry Nursery Provided. Mt. Zion Church of God 8383 Ridgeview Dr. " David Chu, Pastor 664-2828 *** MARTENSDALE Martensdale Community (An Evangelical Free Church) 1 Mile North of Martensdale on Hwy 28 Gary Crandall, Pastor 64 1 - 764- 2491 Worship: 9 am Bible Study: 10:30 am Jr. High & Sr. High Youth: 6 pm Sunday St. Paul Lutheran Church (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America) 641-764-2752 Meeting at Church of the Assumption in Churchville Keith Lingwall, Pastor, 971-0504 Ron Mohr, Pastor, 770-1286 9:30 am Sunday School & Confirmation 10:30 am Worship Call for times on Adult and Children Bible Studies PROLE Linn Grove United Methodist Church 7483 50th, Prole - 981-4062 Cindy Hickman, Pastor 9:45 am Sunday School 11 am Worship INDIANOLA Freedom Fellowship Church (IFFC) 2604 N. Jefferson Way 515-961-5755 Pastor Jeff Rabc Pastor's Cell 515-333-2458 9:30 am Sunday Worship 12:45-2 pm Wed. Adult Bible Study Tues.-Thurs. is for Community Food Closet. (Please call for availability) Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELS) 202 N. Kenwood - 962-0351 Robert Hatting, Pastor 9 am Worship 10:15 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. Policy: Churches must be in the Norwalk Area and in Warren County for this frec listing. Deadline for ads, legals and stories is Noon Friday!