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N/Warren Town and County News Thursday, October 29, 2015 NORTH WARREN TOWN AND COUNTY NEWS PO. 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 Sally Huntoon Arlene Knust Lori Ford Publisher Advertising/Managing Editor Typesetter/Office 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 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 PO. Box 325, Norwalk, IA 50211 Member of: National Newspaper Association Iowa Newspaper Association OBITUARY HAZEL PEARL KNOLKE Hazel Pearl Knolke, 72, died at her home in Indianola Wednesday, Oct. 21. Funeral services were Monday, Oct. 26, at O’Leary Celebration of Life Center in Norwalk. Burial was in the N orwalk Cemetery. On-line condo- lences may be expressed at \~"Au~'.olearyfimerals.com lazel was born in Des Moines and was raised by her grandparents, John and Edna Knolke, in rural Norwalk. She attended Norwalk schools and raduated from Lincoln High School in Des Moines. Before retiring Hazel worked as a bus driver at the Jewish Cen— ter. She had attended the Scotch Ridge United Pres— byterian Church and was a member of the Warren County Geneological Soci- ety. For the past 25 years O'Lea Funeral & Cremation Servicesy Celebratsm ems.- ze Pearl Knolke Hazel and her brother, John Knolke, made their home in Indianola. To— gether they owned farm property nearCorydon. She is survived by her brother John of Indianola; and half-brothers Carl and David Harriett of Kansas. Eric E. O’Leary {holler 6’ Director We are a full service funeral home. Let us assist in your time of sorrow. Pre-Arrangements Monuments Grief Support www.01earyfunerals.com 1020 Main Street Norwalk I (515) 981—0700 Start the day off right! Catholic Radio for the Heart of Iowa matters 515-2234150 Po. Box 150 Norwalk, Iowa OBITUARY JANE KAY (CROFT) cox Jane Kay (Croft) Cox, 74, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, Oct. 20, at the Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Survived by husband, Tom, of 20 years; daughter Michelle (Larry) Walker, grandson Justin (Summer), great-grand- daughter Gracelyn, grand- daughter Tara, son Don Atkinson, grandson Michael and granddaugh- ter Amanda, sister Judith (William) Carmichael, step children Jeff (Linda) Cox, Linda (Linn) West, Mike (Marlene) Cox, 12 step— grandchildren, 15 step- great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents Vergal and Vivienne Croft, grandson Andrew Walker, step- daughter Cheryl Cox Kennedy. Jane grew up in Norwalk and was a gradu- ate of Norwalk High School Class of 1959, where she played basket- ball and was homecoming queen. She was a member of the Scottish Highlander bagpipe and drum corp at University of Iowa in 1959— 1960 that traveled to Eu- rope. Jane was a manager at Blue Cross and Blue Shield for 26 years. Upon retire—- ment she and Tom loved to Jane Kay (Croft) Cox travel the United States in their motor home - spent winters in Arizona and summer visits to Lake Okoboji. She enjoyed cooking, ceramics, garden— ing and spending time with her grandchildren. Jane will be forever in the hearts of her family. As per Jane’s request there will be no service. The family would appre- ciate memorials in Jane’s name sent to HCI Care Ser- vices, 2910 lNestown Pkwy Suite 200, West Des' Moines, IA 50266. The wonderful staff there pro- vided excellent care and comfort for Jane the past two weeks. A leaf will be added to their Tree of Life in Jane’s memory. OBITUARY ASHLEY R. DUTCHER Ashley R. Dutcher, 30, passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, in Des Moines. Ashley was born on March 2, 1985 in Des Moines, to Karen and Dean Dutcher. Ashley was stricken with Scleroderma when she was 17. Through it all she maintained a positive atti- tude, a strong willingness to live and a deep commit- ment to the following or- ganizations: Warren County Saddle Club, War- ren County Quarter Horse Assoc, Heartland Chapter Scleroderma Foundation of Des Moines, Sclero- derma Support Group and the Warren County 4H. Ashley also held many awards and honors; in— cluding 2014 Iowa Horse Fair Special Needs Cow- girl Queen. Ashley was recently at DMACC to earn her de- gree in photography. Ashley had a deep com- passion for all animals. She loved her family and friends. Most important were her three nieces who were the loves of her life. Ashley is survived by her mother Karen Dutcher of Indianola; father, Dean Dutcher (Terry) of Indianola; sister, Casey (Mark) Gripp of Ft. Wain- wright, AK; nieces, Jaedyn, Avrie and Devyn Gripp; step brothers, Jeremy Godrey of Omaha, NE, Ben Godrey (Rita) of Ashley R. Dutcher Norwalk, Andrew Godrey of Urbandale, Zach Minyard of lr;dianola; grandparents. Herb and Ruth Dutcher of indianola,‘ numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Ashley was preceded in death by Robert and Esther Preston of Carlisle. In lieu of flowers the fam- ily wishes for donations to go to the Ashley Dutcher memorial fund or Go Fund Me. A visitation was held Wednesday, Oct. 21, at Peterson Funeral Home in Carlisle. . A Celebration of Life service was held Thursday, Oct. 22, at the First United Methodist Church in Indianola. Cremation will follow services. Online condolences may be made at www.petersonfuneral service.com. Worship at these N orwalk Area Churches NORWA LK 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. Continuation: 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 5th grade Wed. 6:30 pm K-thh grades *** Fellowship Community Church 225 North Ave. www.fccnorwalk.org Rob Jones, Pastor 98 1-0699 Sunday Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 am Disciple City for Children: (18 months—5th grade) Sunday Mornings, 8:30 & 10:30 am Quality childcare provided for children under 18 mo. ‘Unstoppable’ for Jr. High: (6th- 8th grade) Sunday Evenings, 6-8 pm ‘Unshaken’ for Sr. High: (9th— 121h grade) Sunday Evenings, 6-8 pm Sonshine Choir: (K-Sth grade) Sunday evenings, 6-7:30 pm Family Night Wednesdays - Dinner served, 5:30—6:15 pm A night of fellowship 5;: Bible Study for the whole fanr Er? Fellowship Kids: 3 yrs Wednesdays 6:30-8 pm (Under age 3 childcare it . l ,. attending growth group Silvie studies.) was First Baptist Chui Sunset Dr. & Mafrcii 981—4391 5:30 pm Sunday K 1:5 and Adult Ministri. Class for all a; a: Nursery Providu- Wednesday Night Link Groups *** New Life Lutheran Church 4380 Wakonda Dr. 285—5965 wwwnewlifenonvalk ,t Nate Liedtke, Past.» 8:15 am & 10:30 am Worship 9:30 am Sunday School Childcare Provided an” Norwalk Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) 701 Main St. - 981-0176 Norwalkcc.org Travis Stanley, Pastor Marti Stanley, Pastor 8:30 am & 10:30 am Worship 9:30 am Sunday School and Fellowship Nursery Provided (birth 5) All are Welcome! *** Norwalk United Methodist Church. 1801 Sunset Dr. 981-4251 Steve McElroy. Pastor 8:00 and 10:30 am Worship Sunday School 9:15 am 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 *** (QIJMMINQ Harvest Church (Evangelical Free) 4225 N. Birch Ave. PO Box 115 981-4321 harvestchurchcumming.com Thomas Cackler, Pastor Sunday 10 am Worship *** DES Mg)! )3 ES Christian Life Assembly of God Church Fleur Drive and Hwy 5 Warren Hunsbergcr, 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 112 County Line Rd. 285-8871 wwwgracecaresnet Doug VanWey, Pastor 9:30 am. 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 infill! MARTENSDALE Martensdale Community (An Evangelical Free Church) 1 Mile North of Martensdale on Hwy 28 ‘ Jeremy Kidder, Pastor 641-764-2491 Worship: 9 am Bible Study: 10:30 am Jr. High & Sr. High Youth: 6 pm ' Sunday *>‘s* St. Paul Lutheran Church (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America) 615 Iowa Ave. 641-764—2752 Ron Mohr, Pastor, 7704286 Don Rothweiler, Pastor 10:30 am SS/Worship Call for times on Adult and Children Bible Studies PROLE Linn Grove United Methodist Church 7483 50th St. 981—4062 Ginni Otto, Pastor Free-will offering Breakfast 8-9230 um 10 am Worship Adult Sunday School 11 am *** F rcedom Fellowship Church (IFFC) 2604 N. Jefferson Way 515—961-5755 Pastor Jeff Rabe Pastor’s Cell 515—3333458 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 Harting, Pastor 9 am Worship 10:15 Sunday School #** The above fi'ee 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 free listing.