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Lucille Josephine Johnston - February 17, 2015

Lucille Josephine Johnston, age 89 of Albia, passed away Tuesday, February17, 2015, at the Ridgewood Nursing and Rehab Center in Ottumwa. Lucille was born on July 9, 1925, to Annibale D. and Teresa (Scala) DeCet in Hocking, Iowa, a small coal mining camp just outside the town of Albia. Lucille grew up on a farm and attended school across the street from where they lived. She graduated from Albia High School Class of 1943...

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Paul Arthur "Art" Simmons - February 16, 2015

Paul Arthur "Art" Simmons, age 76 of Moravia, passed away Monday, February 16, 2015, due to an accident doing what he loved. Art was born December 26, 1938, to Walter Elijah and Thelma Fern (Harnden) Simmons. He attended school in Moravia and later completed the Police Academy in Des Moines. He worked as a police officer in Carroll County, Inwood, and Bellevue, Iowa. He married Daisy Millenon on December 14, 1957, in Albia. To this...

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Eldon Lee Thomas - February 15, 2015

Eldon Lee Thomas, age 66 of Albia, passed away peacefully on February 15, 2015, after a lengthy illness. He was born April 7, 1948, to Maurice and Beulah (Clawson) Thomas in Leon, Iowa. The majority of his childhood was spent in Decatur County, Iowa. He attended school in Central Decatur, graduating with the class of 1966. He later attended Northeast Missouri State University for a year and obtained a degree in geological studies from a...

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Josephine "Joann" Derby - February 14, 2015

Josephine Ann "Joann" (Flahive) Derby, age 78 of Atlantic, formerly of Albia, passed away Saturday, February 14, 2015, at Exira Care Center in Exira. Joann was born on November 4, 1936, in Weller, Iowa to Bill and Mary Ann (Bingaman) Flahive. She attended school in Lovilia, Iowa and graduated from Lovilia High School in 1954. On January 12, 1957, she was married to Samuel L. Derby, who survives her. Joann and Sam lived in Albia, Iowa,...

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Mary Bernard - February 13, 2015

Mary Bernard, age 84 of Albia, passed away Friday, February 13, 2015 at Homestead Assisted Living in Albia. Mary was born February 13, 1931 to Julio and Mary (Posovich) Brisky in Centerville. She graduated from Moravia High School, where she was standout basketball player and later played semipro basketball for Look Magazine in Des Moines. Mary married Lawrence "Lollie" Bernard on August 12, 1950, and to this union three children were born,...

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Jerry "Groovy" Allen Frazier - February 13, 2015

Jerry "Groovy" Allen Frazier, age 44, of Albia passed away Friday, February 13, 2015, at his home in Albia. He was born March 24, 1970, in Albia, Iowa, to Gerald and Marilois (Robinson) Frazier. He grew up and attended school in Albia. He married Michelle Vance on June 8, 2013, in Ottumwa. Groovy worked in construction his whole life and operated heavy machinery. He was a member of the Local Union 234. He enjoyed being...

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Betty Eileen Mitton - February 9, 2015

Betty Eileen Mitton, age 89, of Albia passed away Monday, February 9, 2015, at the Monroe Care Center in Albia, where she has received excellent and loving care for the last several years. Betty was born on February 11, 1925, to Otto John and Thelma Gail (Nelson) Strain in Albia. She graduated from Albia High School Class of 1943. On September 3, 1948, she married Donald Irvin Mitton at the First Christian Church in Albia. To this...

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Edna Grace Robinson - February 3, 2015

Edna Robinson, age 93 of Albia, passed away on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, under the care of Care Initiatives Hospice at Oakwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Albia. Edna Grace Robinson was born on April 20, 1921 to Harry Clayton Shelquist and Mary (Forsythe) Shelquist. She married Arthur Robinson on January 17, 1942. Edna was a lifelong resident of Monroe County and was a teacher in country schools. Edna furthered...

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Francis Wayne Moffatt - February 1, 2015

Francis Wayne Moffatt 63, of Centerville died Sunday, February 1, 2015, at the Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa He was born June 27, 1951 in Albia, Iowa, to Roy and Dorothy (Housley) Moffatt. He graduated from the Moravia High School with the class of 1971. After high school he served his country in the United States Army. He was united in marriage to Margaret Ciska and to this union 3 children were born, Michael, Sarah, and...

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Patricia Klingensmith - January 29, 2015

Patricia Ruth Klingensmith (Stone) 70, of Monroe formerly of Albia, died Thursday, January 29, 2015, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family and loved ones. She was born December 16, 1944 in Iowa, to Frederick Harvey Stone and Florence Elizabeth Miller. Pat graduated from Albia High School with the class of 1963. March 22, 1964 she was united in marriage to Dale Klingensmith at the United Brethren Church in Albia, Iowa. She...

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