The Ottumwa Courier

Obituaries

February 28, 2013

Marilyn Heroux, 74, Richland

RICHLAND — Marilyn Elizabeth Heroux, 74, of Valrico, FL, formerly of Richland, died February 25, 2013 at Valrico, FL.

She was born April 4, 1938 in Ottumwa to John Elmer and Mary Mildred Goughnour Mahaffey. She married Paul Joseph Heroux on June 11, 1976.

She was a resident of Richland until 1970, then moved to the east coast and then to Florida in 1995. Marilyn was a 1956 graduate of Agency High School and had worked 28 years for Sears and Roebuck, retiring in 1993.

Marilyn was a member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Brandon, FL and was also a past member of Hudson Lions in Hudson, NH.

Surviving is her husband Paul; a son, Roger (Nancy) Holmes of Albany, NH; a daughter, Cindy Wemer of Grinnell; three grandchildren, Tracy Lynn Holmes of Albany, NH, Jared (Emily) Bowersox of Milton, and Amanda Wemer of Ottumwa; three great-grandchildren, Jasmine, Giselle, and Houston Aguilar; two brothers, George (Gwen) Mahaffey of Agency and John (Sharon) Mahaffey of Kirkville; two sisters, Frances Danielson of Douds and Janet Wineland of Eddyville.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Fred Mahaffey; and a sister Mary Louise Harris.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Jena Manchester officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery in Kirkville.

Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Friday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, PO Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • 0725 OTT obit Jerald Fenton photo -T -M Jerald Fenton PLANO — Funeral services for Jerald Fenton, 88, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Fielding Funeral Home, Chariton. Interment will be held in the Brushy Cemetery, Plano. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. He is the

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0725 OTT obit Aldonna Isaacson photo -T -M Aldonna Isaacson OTTUMWA — Aldonna Isaacson, 96, of Ottumwa, formerly of Mena, Arkansas, died at 12:45 a.m. July 23, 2014, at Vista Woods Care Center. She was born March 31, 1918, in Ottumwa to John and Sarah Burtlow Dickerson. She married Edward A. Isaacson. He pr

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lynnā Baird BLOOMFIELD — Lynn? Baird, 65, of Bloomfield, died July 23, 2014, at the Hospice House in Ottumwa. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield; Pastor Jim Matheney officiating. Burial will be at the IOOF C

    July 24, 2014

  • Paula Whipple OSKALOOSA — Paula Whipple, 46, of Oskaloosa, died July 23, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. As was Paula’s wish, her body has been cremated. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Garland-Van Arkel-Langkamp Funeral Chapel

    July 24, 2014

  • 0725 OTT obit Lowell Sims photo -T -M Lowell Sims RUSSELL — Services for Lowell D. Sims will be held 2:30 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church, located in Russell. Interment will take place following services in the Russell Cemetery. Visitation will take place an hour prior at the church. He is s

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Miley Breese BIRMINGHAM — Miley Jo Christine Breese, 5-month-old daughter of Sarah Hervey and Jacob Breese of 155 W. Cedar St., died at 4:41 p.m. July 23, 2014, at University Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Arrangements are pending at Reece Funeral Home.

    July 24, 2014

  • Joseph Townsley OSKALOOSA — Joseph F. Townsley, 87, of Oskaloosa, died July 23, 2014, at the MHP Hospice Serenity House in Oskaloosa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Bates Funeral Chapel; Rev. Robb Bruns officiating. Burial will be in the

    July 24, 2014

  • Marlene Stage BIRMINGHAM — Marlene L. Stage, 79, of Birmingham, died at 10:40 p.m. July 22, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. Her body has been cremated. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Saviour’s Luther

    July 24, 2014

  • 0724 OTT obit Roger Williams photo -T -L -M Roger Williams OTTUMWA — Roger A. Williams, 61, of 1301 S. Milner St., died at 2:04 p.m. July 22, 2014, at Mahaska Health Partnership in Oskaloosa.He was born February 19, 1953, in Ottumwa to John and Kathryn Roth Williams. He married Denise Nasalroad on September

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Aldonna Isaacson OTTUMWA — Aldonna Isaacson, 96, of Ottumwa, formerly of Mena, Arkansas, died at 12:45 a.m. July 23, 2014, at Vista Woods Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Reece Funeral Home.

    July 23, 2014

Obituaries
Record
Facebook
AP National