Novalene "Nova" D. Wright

Aug 13, 2023

Novalene “Nova” Wright, age 83, of Wiota, died Sunday, August 13, 2023 at Cass Health in Atlantic.

The daughter of Charles Ellis Reed and Doris L. (Larson), Novalene Delores was born, February 4, 1940, at her grandparents home, West of Elliott, Iowa.   She grew up on the farm East of Elliott with her sister and loved the rural life, driving...

John Paul Garrett

Aug 9, 2023

I, this temporary space suit you know as John Paul Garrett, was born on October 28, 1959, in Junction City, KS to Larry and Deanie Garrett. I left behind this space suit on August 9, 2023, at 63 years old while on my dream Alaskan cruise with the love of my life.

I lived in Junction City, KS; Salina, KS;...

Teri Silence

Aug 4, 2023


Teri Lynn Silence, 47, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Friday, August 4, 2023, at her home.

Teri was born to Vernon and Leanne (Marxen) Silence of Atlantic on November 14, 1975, in Omaha, Nebraska.  She grew up in Atlantic surrounded by 5 feisty but loving siblings who spent most of their summers at...

Ronald Dale

Aug 3, 2023

Ronald Wayne Dale, 77, of Anita, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, August 3rd, 2023, at Caring Acres Nursing Home in Anita Iowa.

Ronald was born on May 30, 1946, in Williston, North Dakota, the son of Richard and Sylvia Dale.  Ronald spent most of his youth in Harvey, North Dakota and was Confirmed in the First Lutheran Church there.  Always...

Marilyn Mundorf

Aug 1, 2023

Marilyn Mundorf, 88, of Lewis, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, at Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic, Iowa.

Marilyn, who lived in Lewis most of her life, was born on August 14, 1934, in Iowa City and was the only child of Albert and Ella Bees.  She attended school in Lewis and graduated in 1952. Following graduation,...

Joan Robertson

Jul 26, 2023

Joan Robertson, 80, of Atlantic, died Wednesday, July 26, 2023, at her home.

Mary Joan was born in the middle of a blizzard that left doctors scrambling to get there on March 6, 1943, in Erie, Kansas, the daughter of Hollis Heady and Nelle Christine (Kinne) George.  She attended Country School #7 starting in first grade. After 2 years the...

Dacee Tasto

Jul 25, 2023

Dacee Tasto, 44, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Tuesday, July 25, 2023, at her home, with her family by her side.

Dacee Lin was born on August 16, 1978, in Atlantic, Iowa, the daughter of Douglas J. and Linda Kay (Trenkle) McLaren.  She graduated from Griswold High School and earned her Associates Degree at Iowa Western Community College and her Bachelor’s...

Michael "Mike" Lee Fletcher

Jul 23, 2023

Michael “Mike” Lee Fletcher, 59, of Anita, Iowa, died Sunday, July 23, 2023, at Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic.

He was born on October 16, 1963, in Greenfield, Iowa, the son of Danny Gene and Shelia Marie (Bissell) Fletcher.  During his childhood he liked hunting with his brothers and spending time at Grandpa and Grandma Bissell’s acreage on the...

Margaret Baker

Jul 6, 2023

Margaret Baker, 99, of Atlantic, Iowa, died Thursday, July 6, 2023, at Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic.

Margaret Mae was born on February 1, 1924, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, the daughter of Samuel and Maude (Quick) Hoden.  She grew up in Council Bluffs and attended Thomas Jefferson High School, until the family moved to Atlantic, where she graduated from...

Dallas Wheatley

Jun 25, 2023

Dallas Wheatley, 29, of Adair, Iowa, died Sunday, June 25, 2023. 

Dallas Marius Wheatley was born on August 13, 1993, in Des Moines, Iowa, the son of Rick and Roxy Wheatley.  As a kid he loved to ride 4-wheelers, play with the neighborhood kids, and race RC cars.  The one thing that could take Dallas away from all of the...