Dennis Witt

Dec 30, 2023

Dennis Witt was born on July 20, 1943, and died Saturday, December 30, 2023, at his home in Atlantic, Iowa; attaining the age of 80 years, 5 months and 10 days.

Dennis is survived by his wife of 55 years, Sharon Witt, who he married on April 2, 1968, in Vandalia, Illinois, and half-sister, Candy Christensen.

He is preceded in...

Larry Devin

Dec 21, 2023

Larry Joe Devin, 73, of Atlantic, Iowa, formerly of Lewis, Iowa, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 21, 2023, at Atlantic Specialty Care in Atlantic.Larry was born on December 6, 1950, in Forest City, Iowa to Robert and Colleen (Smith) Devin.  He graduated from Corwith Wesley High School in Corwith, Iowa in 1969.  He...

Ramon Smith

Dec 17, 2023

Ramon Smith, 92, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Sunday, December 17, 2023, at his home.

Ramon Lester Smith was born to Edward and Elva (Reed) Smith, in rural Griswold, Iowa, on February 10, 1931.  He grew up on the family farm and graduated from Griswold High School in the Class of 1950.  Ramon enlisted in the United States Marine Corp in...

Loyd Andrew

Dec 11, 2023

Loyd Russell Andrew, age 82, of Dubuque, IA, formerly of Atlantic and Council Bluffs, IA, passed away Monday, December 11, 2023, at Harmony Dubuque.

Loyd was born in Cumberland, IA, on July 30, 1941, to Glen and Erma (Russell) Andrew.  His education started at a country school south of Cumberland and later when the family moved to Council Bluffs he...

Cheryl (Dunlap) Sjolin

Dec 9, 2023

Cheryl (Dunlap) Sjolin, 75, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Saturday, December 9, 2023, at Lyon Specialty Care in Rock Rapids, Iowa.

Cheryl Ruth Akes was born in Leon, Iowa, on December 31, 1947, the daughter of Emmett Dean and Lila Gertrude (Heaton) Akes.  Cheryl attended LeRoy Elementary School and graduated from Central Decatur High School in Leon with the Class of...

Trent Schroeder

Dec 8, 2023

Trent Schroeder, 63, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Friday, December 8, 2023, at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa.

Trent Robert was born on March 9, 1960, in Atlantic, Iowa, the son of Lloyd Frederick and Janice Faye (Peters) Schroeder.  He attended Atlantic High School.    

Trent worked as an iron worker for many years and also did odd jobs...

Douglas Bissell

Dec 3, 2023

Douglas Bissell, 59, of Atlantic, Iowa, passed away Sunday, December 3, 2023, at Cass County Memorial Hospital.

Douglas Allen Bissell was born June 9, 1964, in Atlantic, Iowa, to Gary and Karen (McKee) Bissell, joining his sister, Tammy.  Doug grew up in the Atlantic, Wiota, and Anita area, and was involved in football, wrestling and track.  He graduated from Anita...

Phyllis Pierce

Dec 3, 2023

Phyllis Pierce, 78, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Sunday, December 3, 2023, at Atlantic Specialty Care.

Phyllis was born in Atlantic, Iowa, on April 15, 1945, to Ralph and Blanche (Gearhardt) Frisbie.  She graduated from Atlantic High School in 1963. 

On April 19, 1969, she was united in marriage to Norman Fries at Zion Lutheran Church in Atlantic.  He died on...

Lola Hodge

Dec 3, 2023

Lola Hodge, 83, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Sunday, December 3, 2023, at Caring Acres Nursing and Rehab Center in Anita, Iowa.

Lola Louise Sieck was born February 3, 1940, on a farm in west Shelby County to John and Ella (Bramman Bunnell) Sieck.  As a youngster, Lola was a jokester who always stayed busy just having fun.  Her joyful disposition...

Bob Camblin

Nov 29, 2023

Robert “Bob” Earl Camblin passed away peacefully at home on 11/29/23 at age 86.

Bob was born on Jan. 6th, 1937, the son of Wayne L. and Marjorie E. Camblin.  Bob grew up in Atlantic Iowa.  He attended Atlantic High School where he was active with football, basketball, track and band. He graduated from AHS in 1955.  In 1959 Bob...