Lana Tanner

Jan 22, 2023

Lana Tanner, 77, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Sunday, January 22, 2023, at Heritage House in Atlantic.  Lana Rae was born on October 5, 1945, in Atlantic, Iowa, the daughter of Rollie and Laveta Helen (Scheef) Hoffman in Atlantic, Iowa.  She graduated from Atlantic High School in 1963. 

On August 24, 1963, she was united in marriage to Brooke Tanner in...

Donald "Pappy" and Geraldine "Jeri" Ward

Jan 19, 2023

Donald “Pappy” Ward, 91, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Thursday, January 19, 2023, at the Exira Care Center and Geraldine “Jeri” Ward, 84, of Atlantic, died Saturday, April 4, 2020, at Caring Acres in Anita. 

Geraldine Elva was born on April 14, 1935, in Carbon, Iowa, the daughter of Elvin John and Eliza Elizabeth (Robison) Cross of Atlantic, Iowa.  She attended...

Mary Lou Clark

Jan 18, 2023

Mary Lou Clark, 88, of Atlantic, died Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at Atlantic Specialty Care.

Mary Lou was born on April 30, 1934, in Hastings, Nebraska, the daughter of Lloyd M. and Dorothy Janette (Sittner) Rhodes.  On October 26, 1953, she was united in marriage to James Leroy Clark in Blair, Nebraska.  The couple was blessed with seven children, Deb,...

Bart Blake

Jan 13, 2023

Bart Blake, 89, of Atlantic, Iowa, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2023, at Heritage House in Atlantic, surrounded by family.

Bartlett Lee was born June 9, 1933, to Bruce and Violet (Spies) Blake on a farm near Norway Center, Cass County, Iowa.  He graduated from Atlantic High School in 1952.  He was married to Janice Pieken on December 26,...

LiaRuth Miller

Jan 4, 2023

Lia Miller, 64, of Des Moines, Iowa, and formerly of Anita, died Wednesday, January 4, 2023, at MercyOne Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. 

LiaRuth was born on December 19, 1958, in Atlantic, Iowa, the daughter of James Burton and Jeannette May (Hood) Miller.  She grew up in rural Anita and graduated from Anita High School in 1977.  Following graduation, she...

Gail Lange

Dec 30, 2022

Gail Lange, 87, of Atlantic, Iowa died Friday, December 30th, 2022, at Allen Place in Atlantic, Iowa.

The son of John and Irma (Bramer) Lange, Gail was born November 29, 1935, in Atlantic and attended country school in Shelby County.  He was united in marriage to Annabelle Walter, November 17, 1955, at Elk Horn Lutheran Parsonage in Elk Horn, Iowa. ...

Doug Howard

Dec 30, 2022

Doug A. Howard, age 65, passed away on December 30, 2022, at the Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic, Iowa. 

Douglas Allan was born on November 4, 1957, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, the son of George and Sharon (Dollen) Howard.  He graduated from Atlantic High School in the Class of 1976. Doug received his insurance license in 1986, and worked...

Arma Re "Amy" Roby

Dec 29, 2022

Arma Re “Amy” Roby, 75, of Atlantic, Iowa passed away Thursday, December 29, 2022, at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.

Amy was born June 24, 1947, to Raymond William and Della (Nelson) Fouts in Dunlap, Iowa.  During her early years, her family was very active in all church activities at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Dunlap.  A lively...

Ray Erickson

Dec 26, 2022

Ray Erickson, 53, of Atlantic, IA, formerly of Jefferson, SD, passed away peacefully December 26, 2022, surrounded by family and friends at UNMC in Omaha, NE.

Raymond Harlon, Jr. was born on April 5, 1969, in Sydney, Australia, the eldest son of Raymond, Sr and Patricia (Hyland) Erickson. In June of 1970, the family moved to the United States.  He...

Terry Bringleson

Dec 26, 2022

Terry Bringleson, 69, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Monday, December 26, 2022, at CHI Health - Lakeside Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska.

Terry Allen Bringleson was born on November 30, 1953, in Iowa City, Iowa the son on Mary Ann Bringleson. He lived most of his life in Atlantic. He worked at Midway Distributing for a few years and also kept busy...