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I J t Page Two N/Warren Town and County News Thursday, October 8, 2015 .41mu. 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. KleinPublisher Sally Huntoon Advertising/Managing Editor Arlene Knust Typesetter/Office Lori Ford Special Assignments 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 Norwall,, 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 Association Iowa Newspaper Association OBITUARY DALE HARRIS PILMER, JR. Dale Harris Pilmer, Jr., 65, Norwalk, died unex- pectedly Saturday, Sept. 26, at his home. Funeral services were Thursday, Oct. 1, at O'Leary Celebration of Life Center-Funeral & Cre- mation Services in Norwalk. To share a memory with the family visit www.olearyfunerals .corn or call (515)981-0700. Memorials to St. John Lutheran Church in Des Moines will be accepted. Dale, the son of Dale Harris, Sr. and Jean Mar- garet (Garrison) Pilmer, was born November 15, 1949, in Des Moines. He grew up in Des Moines, graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1967 and attended Drake Univer- sity. Dale worked for Eq- uitable of Iowa before en- listing in the United States Air Force in 1969. He served his country honor- ably during the Vietnam War, stationed in Korea as a radio operator. Dale returned to Des MoLnes in 1973, where he worked for the Veterans Administration, retiring in 2010. Dale loved to read, enjoyed genealogy and loved Norwalk, moving therein 1984. Growing up, he was very close to his paternal grandfather, Lisle Pilmer, whose family was Dale Harris Pilmer, Jr. Lutheran Church in Des Moines, where he was very involved for a num- belr of years in its music miinistry. Dale is survived by his sisters, Andrea Pilmer, Nancy Borghi and Sharon Pilmer, all of West Des Moines; his aunt, Mary Nemeth and cousin, Patricia Brady, of Dallas, TX; two nephews, Daniel Hannan (Jessica Hill) and Matthew Borghi; two great-nephews, Matthew Risinger and Aidan Harman; and great-niece Zoey Hannan. (NAPS)--At Blaneo, you can find sinks, faucets and accessories to make your home a welcoming place for many generations. Learn more at www'blancamerica'cm" one of early settlers of the Norwalk area. Dale was -- very interested in family i i ' history and historic pres- ervation. This is what drew him to the house he lived in on Main Street. He also liked Indy Car Racing, classic cars, and car magazines. Since childhood, he loved the.. sound of pipe organs and LiftMaster's MyQ tech- was a member of the nology lets you open, close and control your garage door American Guild of Organ- opener and home lighting ists. He was a life-long from the MyQ app. Learn member of St. John more at www.LiRMaster.com. OBITUARY GLENN A. STUBBS Glenn A. Stubbs, 82, Norwalk, passed away Saturda Sept. 26, at the Norwalk Nursing and Re- habilitation Center. Mr. Stubbs was born May 26, 1933 in Pleasantville, to Myrl and Jessie (Lyon) Stubbs. He served in the United States Air Force during the Ko- rean War. He is survived by his wife, Marian; son, Wade (Kris); four grandchildren, Caitlyn, Mary, Holly and Andrew; and three great- grandchildren, Mallory, Lucas and Calvin. He was preceded in death by his parents; sis- ters, Ethel and Dixie, and his infant daughter, Glenn Stubbs Kristen. Burial will be at Pleasantville Cemetery in Pleasantville. Online con- dolences may be ex- pressed at www.Ham iltonsFuneral Home.com. OBITUARY GRETCHEN LAMAE HAGEN Gretchen LaMae Hagen, 92, Van Wert, the daughter of John Floyd and Esther Belle (Edging- ton) Argabright, was born October 31, 1922, in Lam- oni. She died at the Good Samaritan Center in Indi- anola, Sunday, Sept.'27. Gretchen grew up in Lamoni and attended school there. In 1989, she married Shelby Dale Hagen. They made their home, several..p!accs Clarke and. ecatur Coun- ties, with the longest time in Van Wert. They were blessed with three chil- dren, Jim, Jerry, and San- dra. Throughout her life, Gretchen worked hard. She was a waitress at Han- aco and Riley's Roof Gar- den, was a seamstress at O'Bryan Brothers, and worked in the laundry de- partment at Leon Care Center. She retired at age 73. In earlier years, Gretch- en enjoyed bowling and fishing. She also liked to play cards, especially Pitch. She enjoyed seeing her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents; hus- band, Shelby in 1993; son, Jim Hagen in 2014; grand- children, John Hagen, Camron Gracey, and Christina Hagen; and sib- lings, Melba Swigart, Ver- le Argabright, and John Argabright. Gretchen.LaHae Hagen Survivors include her children, Jerry Hagen of Van Wert and Sandy Gracey and husband Curt of Norwalk; daughter-in- law, Connie Hagen of Wel- don, Iowa; five grandchil- dren, Candy Melbie, Kim and Dan Kirkpatrick, Joe and Jennifer Hagen, Jeff and Roz Hagen, and Ryan Gracey; six great grand- children, Cassie and Aus- tin Melbie, Drew Kirk- patrick, Michael and Travis Hagen, and Jayna Hagen; sisters, Jean Gray of Van Wert and Shirley Gross of Ponca City, Okla- homa; nieces and neph- ews. Funeral services were held at the Slade - O'DonneU Funeral Home in Leon, Wednesday, Sept. 30. Burial was in the Van Wert Cemeter36 Van Wert, Iowa at a later date. Memorials can be made to the Southern Iowa Trol- ley in her memory. c.~k, ota~n ~ ~ .~ater Owner & Director We are a full service funeral home. Let us assist in your time of sorrow. Pre-Arrangements Monuments Grief Support www.olearyfunerals.com 1020 Main Streetr Norwalk (515) 981-0700 Worship at these Norwalk Area Churches NORWALK CUMMING Christ Our Savior Harvest Church Lutheran Church (LC-MS) (Evangelical Free) 515 Sunset Dr. 4225 N. Birch Ave. 515-897-4183 PO Box 115 Steven Klawonn, Pastor 981-4321 9:00 am Worship harvestchurchcumming.com 10:30 am Sunday School Thomas Cackler, Pastor Wed. Family Education 6:30 pm Sunday 10 am Worship Wed. Confirmation: 5th-8th grade *** 6:30 pm DES MO~ES *** Christian Life Crossroads Church Assembly of God Church 2601 Border St. Fleur Drive and Hwy 5 www.2thecrossroads.com Warren Hunsberger, Pastor Glen Blumer, Pastor 515-953-0322 515-287-8580 10 am Worship 9:30 am Worship Children's Ministry, 0-5 Nursery & Children's Kids' Church 6 years & up Programming Nursery ages 0-2 3 years old through 5th grade 6:30 pm - Wed. Elevate Youth Wed. 6:30 pm K-12th grades*** *** Grace Baptist Church Fellowship Community 112 County Line Rd. 285-8871 Church www.gracecares.net 225 North Ave. Doug VanWey, Pastor www.fccnorwalk.org 9:30 a.m. Sunday School Rob Jones, Pastor 10:45 am Worship 981-0699 Jr. & Sr. High, Men's and Sunday Morning Services: Women's Ministry 8:30 & 10:30 am Nursery Provided. Disciple City for Children: *** (18 months-5th grade)Mt. Zion Church of God Sunday Mornings, 8:30 & 10:30 8383 Ridgeview Dr. am David Chu, Pastor Quality ehildcare provided664-2828 for children under 18 too.*** 'Unstoppable' for Jr. High: (6th- MARTENSDALE 8th grade) Martensdale Community Sunday Evenings, 6-8 pm (An Evangelical Free Church) 'Unshaken' for Sr. High: (9th- 1 Mile North of Martensdale on 12th grade) Hwy 28 Sunday Evenings, 6-8 pm Jeremy Kidder, Pastor Sonshine Choir: (K-5th grade) 641-764-2491 Sunday evenings, 6-7:30 pm Worship: 9 am Family Night Wednesdays - Bible Study: 10:30 am Dinner served, Jr. High & Sr. High Youth: 6 pm 5:30-6:15 pm Sunday A night of fellowship & Bible *** Study St. Paul Lutheran Church for the whole family!(Evangelical Lutheran Church Fellowship Kids: 3 yrs.-5th grade, in America) Wednesdays 6:30-8 pm 615 Iowa Ave. (Under age 3 childcare for parents 641-764-2752 attending growth group Bible Run Molar, Pastor, 770-1286 studies.) Don Rothweiler, Pastor *** 10:30 am SS/Worship First Baptist Church Call for times on Adult and Sunset Dr. & Maffed Children Bible Studies 981-4391 *** Trey Perrott, Pastor PROLE 9:30 am Coffee Fellowship Linn Grove 10 am Morning WorshipUnited Methodist Church 5:30 pm Sunday Kids 7483 50th St. - 981-4062 and Adult Ministries Ginni Otto, Pastor Class for all ages Free-will offering Nursery Provided Breakfast 8-9:30 am Wednesday Night Link Groups I0 am Worship *** Adult Sunday School - 11 am New Life Lutheran Church " *** 4380 Wakonda Dr. - 285-5965 INDIANOLA www.newlifenorwalk.org Freedom Fellowship Church Nate Liedtke, Pastor (IFFC) 8:15 am & 10:30 am Worship 2604 N. Jefferson Way 9:30 am Sunday School515-961-5755 Childcare Provided Pastor Jeff Rabe *** Pastor's Cell 515-333-2458 Norwalk Christian Church 9:30 am Sunday Worship (Disciples of Christ)12:45-2 pm Wed. Adult Bible 701 Main St. - 981-0176 Study Norwalkcc.org - Tues.-Thurs. is for Travis Stanley, Pastor Community Food Closet. Marti Stanley, Pastor(Please call for availability) 8:30 am & 10:30 am Worship*** 9:30 am Sunday School and Good Shepherd Fellowship Evangelical Lutheran Church Nursery Provided (birth - 5) (ELS) All are Welcome! 202 N. Kenwood - 962-0351 *** Robert Harting, Pastor Norwalk United 9 am Worship Methodist Church 10:15 Sunday School 1801 Sunset Dr. - 981-4251*** Steve McElroy, Pastor 8:00 and 10:30 am Worship The above free listings are to Sunday School 9:15 amHelp newcomers know the Nursery Provided Regular worship schedules of *** Norwalk-area churches. Special St. John the Apostle Events and services will not be Catholic Church listed here. 720 Orchard Hills Dr. *** 981-4855 FAX 981-9475Policy: Churches must be in the Father John Ludwig Norwalk Area and in Warren Sacrament of Reconciliation County for this free listing. 4 pm Saturday Masses: 5 pm Saturday 9 am Sunday Nursery, Sunday School