This Week's Circulars


SIGOURNEY formally of Floris. Funeral service Sunday 2:00 P.M. at the Holm Funeral Home , Sigourney. Visitation 1 hour before. Graveside service Monday 1:30 P.M. at IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield. Surviving her husband Harold Henderson. Arrangements Holm Funeral Home.

Marilyn McDanel, 89, Centerville, died December 4, 2019, at Wayne County Hospital, Corydon. Funeral services are 10a.m. Monday, December 9, with visitation 2-4p.m. Sunday, December 8, at Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be shared at or

KESWICK Joseph Kiefer died Dec. 3, 2019 in Iowa City. Funeral Mass, Saturday 10:30 A.M. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Prayer service Friday 4:00 P.M. with visitation til 7:00 P.M. Holm Funeral Home Sigourney.

OTTUMWA — The Oktoberfest parade took place amid a few showers, but nowhere near enough to dampen the fun for the thousands of people who gathered to watch.

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It's hard to tell who has more fun with the kiddie parade, the kids or the parents. Between the candy tossed to onlookers and the chance to show of families' creativity, the event always draws a good crowd. The fun started at 6 p.m. Friday on Church Street, and today's main parade kicks off …