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11 . Page Two N/Warren Town and County News Thursday, July 25, 2013 "~llP "my D NORTH WARREN TOWN AND COUNTY NEWS P.O. Box 325, 1122 Main SL 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 Loft 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 dght 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 LOLA I. TICHENOR Lola I. Tichenor, 90, To- peka, KS, formerly of Val- ley Falls, went to be with her Lord Saturday, July 13, at the Midland Hospice House in Topeka. Mrs. Tichenor was a homemaker and lived near Valley Falls all her life. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her loving hus- band, Lee, and three sis- ters, Ruth CumifocKi, Rose Lola I. Tichenor Davis and Betty Burklow. by her wonderful cooking Survivors include four daughters, Lucy (Robert) and sewing skills. The funeral service was Benortham, Overbrook, held Wednesda July 17, KS, Karla (Jerry) Alkire, DerbF KS, Nora (Daniel) at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial followed at the Val- Lovel3 Norwalk and Mary ley Falls Cemetery. Memo- (Steve) Shipps, Topeka, KS rial contributions may be and wonderful grandchil- made to Gideons Interna- dren, great-grandchildren tional or to Calvary Baptist and great-great-grandchil- Church and sent in care of dren. Mercer Funeral Home, Mrs. Tichenor's faith in P.O. Box 6, Valley Falls, KS God was her comfort and 66088. Online condolences strength. She loved her are at www.mercerfun family, neighbors and eralhomes.com. friends. They were blessed The smallest bone in the human body is the stapes or stirrup bone located in the middle ear. It is approximately .10" long. Shaped like a stirrup on a saddle, it transmits sound vibrations through the hearing system. Start the day off right! tters 515-223-1150 EO. Box 160 Norwalk, Iowa www.kwky.com OBITUARY PHYLLIS PATRICIA "PAT" KERN Phyllis Kern Phyllis Patricia "Pat" Kern, 89, of Ames, died of complications from de- mentia and aphasia Tues- day, July 16, at home in Heartwood House at Northcrest Retirement Community. She was born June 19, 1924, in Des Moines to Herman and Elsie Kern of Norwalk. She was the third of four children and now joins her brothers and parents in heaven, a jour- ney for which she'd been longing for some time. According to her wishes, she has been cremated. A memorial service was held Wednesday, July 24, in Ames. Burial will be in the Norwalk Cemetery at a later date. Ms. Kern graduated from Norwalk High School as valedictorian in 1941. She will be remembered for her fierce independence and adventuresome spirit. She attended Simpson Col- lege from 1941-1942 and later attended Iowa State University. She worked at several jobs in the Des Moines area until 1946, when she passed the Civil Service Test and took her steno-graph and foot locker of clothes to Wash- ington DC where she worked for the Industrial College of the Armed Forces. She returned to Des Moines in 1947 and worked for William Beardsley (who would later become Governor) in the State Legislature and for the Des Moines Regis- ter and Tribune. Ms. Kern moved to Minneapolis in 1948 and began working for Gamble Skogmo Hardware. From 1952 until her retirement in 1984, she worked for Pillsbury. In 1974, she was promoted to Manager of Consumer Protection and was responsible for cus- tomer liability claims and consumer complaints. She was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church while living in Minneapolis. She returned to Norwalk in 1988, moved to West Des Moines in 1997 and to Ames in 2004. While at Northcrest she volunteered in their li- brary for six years and en- joyed frequent walks around the community. She loved reading murder mysteries and watching Law & Order on TV. She also enjoyed art, plants, birds and coloring. Survivors include her nephews, Ben (Carolyn) Kern and Byron (Sue) Kern Of Norwalk; niece, Katie (Mike) Danneman of Au- rora, CO; niece, Elizabeth (Tom) Stanton of Danvers, MA; six great-nieces and nephews, Michael Kern of Des Moines, Adam Kern, Jennie Kern, Nick (Crystal) Kern, Scott Kern and Michelle (Austin) Pettit, all of Norwalk; and three great-great nieces and nephe ws, Abr' lia K rn,- Shyanne Pettit and Hunter Pettit, all of Norwalk. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brothers, John, Byron and Dick. Memorials may be made to Northcrest Health Care Center/Heartwood House or WOMowa Pub- lic Radio. Adams Funeral Home in Ames assisted the fam ily with arrangements. Condolences and photos may be shared at www. adamssoderstrum.com. 5921 SE 14th Street, Suite 1800 Des Moines, Iowa ~ 515-287-1500 Tuesday-Friday - 9am to 8pm Saturday - 9am to 5pm Sunday 1 lam to 5pm Walk-ins Welcome "COME ENJOY THE GOOD LIFE" Now Accepting Applications Good Life Retirement Center 1 Bedroom Apartments, Newly Remodeled, Park-like Setting, Community Center, 24-7 Maintenance, Rental Assistance Available, Mustbe 62 Years or Older, Handicap/Disabled Any Age 515-210-8983 www.NationaI-Management.com This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer. SUBSCRIBE TODAY! Send $18 check or money order for a one year subscription to PO Box 325, Norwalk, IA 50211 Worship at these i Norwalk Area Churches Christ Our Savior Christian Life Lutheran Church (LC-MS) . Assembly of God Church 515 Sunset Dr. Fleur Drive and Hwy 5 515-897-4183 Warren Hunsberger, Pastor Steven Klawonn, Pastor 515-953-0322 9:00 am Worship 10 am Worship 10:30 am Sunday School Children's Ministry, 0-5 Wed. Family Education 6:30 pm Kids' Church 6 years & up Wed. Confirmation: 5th-8th grade Nursery ages 0-2 6:30 pm 6:30 pm - Wed. Elevate Youth Crossroads Church Grace Baptist Church 2601 Border St. 9936 County Line Rd. 285-8871 www.2thecrossroads.com www.gracecares.nei Glen Blumer, Pastor Doug VanWey, Pastor 515-287-8580 9:30 a.m. Sunday School 9:30 am Worship 10:45 am Worship Nursery & Children's Jr. & Sr. High, Men's and Programming Women's Ministry 3 years old through 5th grade Nursery Provided. Wed. 6:30 pm K-12th grades *** *** Mt. Zion Church of God Fellowship Community 8383 Ridgeview Dr. Church David Chu, Pastor 225 North Ave. 664-2828 www.fccnorwalk.org *** Rob Jones, Pastor MARTENSDALE 981-0699 Martensdale Community 8:30 & 10:30 am Worship (An Eyangelical Free Church) Disciple City Classes 18 mo.-5th 1 Mile North of Martensdale on grade Hwy 28 Nursery also provided. Jeremy Kidder, Pastor 6 pm Sun. Jr. and-Sr. High 641-764-2491 6:30 pm Wed. Prayer Service Worship: 9 am *** Bible Study: 10~.30 am First Baptist Church Jr. High & Sr. High Youth: 6 pm www.norwalkbaptist.org Sunday Sunset Dr. & Mafred *** 981-4391 St. Paul Lutheran Church 9 am Worship (Evangelical Lutheran Church 10:15 am Sunday School in America) Class for all ages 64 t-764-2752 Nursery Provided Meeting at Church of the 7 pm - Wednesdays Assumption in Churchville Bible Study Prayer Service Keith Lingwall, Pastor, 971-05134 *** Ron Mohr, Pastor, 770-1286 New Life Lutheran Church 9:30 am Worship 4380 Wakonda Dr. - 285-5965 Call for times on Adult and www.newlifenorwalk.org Children Bible Studies Nate Liedtke, Pastor *** 8:15 am & 10:30 am Worship PROLE 9:30 am Sunday School Lima Grove Childcare Provided United Methodist Church *** 7483 50th, Prole - 981-4062 Norwalk Christian Church Cindy Hickman, Pastor (Disciples) 9:45 am Sunday School 701 Main St. - 981-0176 11 am Worship Tim Diebel, Pastor *** 8:30 am Informal Worship 9:15 am Church School Freedom Fellowship Church 10:30 am Worship (IFFC) Nursery Provided 2604 N. Jefferson Way Wed. pm CYF & Chi Rho 515-961-5755 *** - Pastor Jeff Rabe Norwalk United Pastor's Cell 515-333-2458 Methodist Church 9:30 am Sunday Worship 1801 Sunset Dr. - 981-4251 12:45-2 pm Wed. Adult Bible Rev. Kiboko I. Kiboko Study 8:15 & 10:45 am Worship Tues.-Thurs. is for 9:30 am Sunday School Community Food Closet. Nursery Provided (Please call for availability) St. John the Apostle Good Shepherd Catllolic Church Evangelical Lutheran Church 720 Orchard Hills Dr. (ELS) -981-4855 FAX 981-9475 202 N. Kenwood - 962-0351 Father John Ludwig Robert Harting, Pastor Sacrament of Reconciliation 9 am Worship" 4 pm Saturday 10:15 Sunday Schooi Masses: 5 pm Saturday *** 9 am Sunday Nursery, Sunday School The above free listings are to *** Help newcomers know the CUMMING Regular worship schedules of Harvest Church Norwalk-area churches. Special (Evangelical Free) Events and services will not be 4225 N. Birch Ave. listed here. PO Box 115 *** Laine Wilder. Pastor Policy: Churches must be in the 981-4321 Norwalk Area and in Warren www.hccumming.com County for this free listing. 10 am Worship Nursery, newborn to 3 years Groups Thurs. & Fri. 6:30 pm Deadline for ads, legals and stories is Noon Friday!