Wyatt James Wilson, 3 month old son of Ben and Megan Wilson of Linden. Services: Wednesday, March 27, at 10:30 am at First United Methodist Church, Grand Junction. Interment: Junction Township Cemetery, Grand Junction. Visitation: Tuesday from 5 to 7 pm at Slininger-Schroeder Funeral Home of Jefferson, 515-386-2171. Survivors: parents Ben and Megan Wilson of Linden; grandparents Larry and Dalieth Johnston of Grand Junction and Jack and Roxanne Brown of Creston; great-grandparents Linda Johnston of Jefferson, Donald Raisch of Schleswig, and Clifford and Lois Olsen of Creston; aunts and uncles Ryan Johnston of Waukee, Jeremy (Ashley) Johnston of Grand Junction and their children Benjamin, Taylor, Karen, and Jacob, Bradley (Casey) Johnston of Grand Junction and their children Spencer and Natalie, Tyler (Jen) Johnston of Jefferson and their children Taylor, Austin, and Breckyn, Michael (Ayaka) Johnston of Jefferson and their children Kenzo and Naomi, Allen (Dustie) Pottorff of Urbandale and their children Hayden and Callie, Jim Wilson of Creston, Rich Wilson of Murray, and Carol Wilson of Virginia; numerous great aunts and uncles; other relatives; and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the family.
Larry Kunce, 84, of Grinnell, Jefferson High School class of 1954. Services: Wednesday, March 27, at 10:30 am at Smith Funeral Home in Grinnell, 641-236-3134. Interment: Hazelwood Cemetery, Grinnell. Visitation: Tuesday after 2 pm, with family 4 to 7 pm. Memorials are suggested to Grinnell Regional Hospice or Ahrens Park. Survivors: wife Nancy of Grinnell; daughters Diane (Mike) Tewes of Rhodes and Kris (Todd) Arendt of Altoona; grandchildren Zach and Hannah Ahrend; and siblings Janell Lowmiller, Randy Kunce, Jim McGinnis and Les McGinnis.
Jeanette Van Tassel, 87, of Jefferson. Services Saturday, April 6, at St Joseph Catholic Church in Jefferson. Interment: Hershey Cemetery, Brewster, MN; Visitation: Saturday from 10 to 11:30 am at Slininger-Schroeder Funeral Home, Jefferson, 515-386-2171. Survivors: children Linda (Doug) Truckenmiller of Sioux Falls, SD, Richard Allen Van Tassel of Spirit Lake, Roger (Debra) Van Tassel of Eden Prairie, MN, Vicki (Norman) Manken of Ogden, and Randy (Jody) Van Tassel of Middleton, WI; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; eight brothers and sisters; and many other relatives and friends. Memorials are suggested to the Cub Scouts.