Pat Mailander

Apr 25, 2023

Commander Patricia Mary Mailander was born and raised in Wiota, IA the daughter of Edward and Pearl (Rourick) Mailander.   She is the oldest of seven children born to this union, arriving on January 19, 1946.   Pat passed away at Pleasant Acres/Wesley Heritage House in Atlantic on Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at the age of 77.

Pat attended Wiota Elementary and...

James and Joann Kenefick

Oct 25, 2022

Joann I. Kenefick, 89, died February 12, 2016, in Elk Horn, Iowa and James O. Kenefick, 97, died October 25, 2022, in Evans, Georgia.

Joann Ilene Watson was born December 16, 1926, the tenth of twelve children to George Mathis and Nellie Mae (Pierce) Watson in Grant, Iowa.  She attended school in Centerville and Atlantic, and after graduation attended AIB...

Eunice Kemp

Jun 5, 2023

Eunice M. Kemp passed away peacefully on June 5, 2023, at CCMH in Atlantic after a life of 97 years filled with so many blessings, lifelong friendships, and a family she loved and continued to nurture until she took her last breath.

Eunice Mae Petersen was born January 13, 1926, on the family farm near Jacksonville, Iowa, the daughter of...

Norman Knight

Jun 2, 2023

Norman Knight, 61, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Friday, June 2, 2023, at the Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic.

Norman Ray was born on May 8, 1962, in Atlantic, Iowa, the son of Jackie Lee and Violet May (Anderson) Knight.  As a kid Norman was shy, quiet, responsible and saved his money, often not going to the skating rink so...

Robert "Bob" Miller

Jun 2, 2023

Robert “Bob” Miller, 89, of Greenfield, Iowa, died Friday, June 2, 2023 at the Greenfield Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Robert Leroy Miller, the son of Thomas and Florence (Whitmore) Miller was born on March 14, 1934, in Colfax, Iowa.  Robert attended school in Colfax and thereafter enlisted in the United States Army for three years, 13 months of which...

LeAnn Fry

May 30, 2023

LeAnn Fry, 86, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Tuesday, May 30, 2023, at Heritage House in Atlantic. 

LeAnn was born on November 5, 1936, in Atlantic, Iowa, the daughter of Charles Lee and Florence Roberta (Carlson) Butler.  She graduated from Atlantic High School and received her Master’s Degree from Minnesota State University at Mankato.  She worked at a vocational rehabilitation center...

Robert "Bobby" Moretti

May 30, 2023

Robert “Bobby” Moretti, 72, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Tuesday, May 30, 2023, at his home.

Robert “Bobby” Leonard Moretti was born June 8, 1950, in Oak Park, Illinois, to Albert and Francis (Lee) Moretti. Bobby was a hard-working, physical young man who enjoyed playing varsity football and boxing in Chicago before deciding to move to a warmer climate, Phoenix, Arizona,...

Joyce M. Libby

May 30, 2023

Joyce Libby, 76, of Lewis, died Tuesday, May 30, 2023, at Friendship Home in Audubon, Iowa.

Joyce Marie (Wright) Libby was born in Cass County, Iowa on May 23, 1947, to John and Elnora (Rexroat) Wright.  Southwest Iowa, mainly Lewis and Atlantic, was her home for most of her life.  She was the second youngest of five children, and the...

Danny Fletcher

May 28, 2023

Danny Fletcher, 78, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Sunday, May 28, 2023, at Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic.

Danny Gene Fletcher was born July 25, 1944, in Massena, Iowa, the son of Howard Taft and Pearl Mildred (Maas) Fletcher.  He was one of 11 children.  Danny graduated from Massena High School in 1962.  On June 18, 1963, he was united...

Roberta Stein

May 28, 2023

Roberta Stein, 81, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Sunday, May 28, 2023, at Atlantic Specialty Care.

Roberta Jean was born on April 5, 1942, in Woodbine, Iowa, the daughter of Robert Louis and Bertha Catherine (Felber) Clements.  She was born on Easter Sunday and was therefore always called Bunny by her family.  Roberta graduated from Kearney High School. 

She was united...