Obituaries

08/17/2017 - 8:12am
Louise Whitehead, 91, of New Sharon, died peacefully Monday evening, Aug. 7, 2017 at the Oskaloosa Care Center. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 11, at the Holland- Coble Funeral Home in New Sharon. Visitation was one hour prior to the service. Burial was in the Highland Cemetery in New Sharon.
08/02/2017 - 3:00pm
Kenneth E. Broughton, 66, of rural New Sharon, died on July 27, 2017, in his home following an extended illness. Per Kenny’s wishes, no services will be held.
08/02/2017 - 2:58pm
Linda Harden, 78, of New Sharon, died peacefully on Friday evening, July 28, 2017 at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in Iowa City. Memorial services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, August 6, at the Holland-Coble Funeral Home in New Sharon. Burial will be held in the Friends Cemetery in New Sharon. A visitation/luncheon will...
07/26/2017 - 2:03pm
Erma Faye Smith, 93, of Oskaloosa, died Friday, July 21, 2017, at Northern Mahaska Specialty Care in Oskaloosa. Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at 1 p.m. in the Bates Funeral Chapel in Oskaloosa with Reverend Charlie McMillian officiating. Burial was in Friends Cemetery in New Sharon. Visitation began Monday, July 24, 2017, in...
06/22/2017 - 9:41am
The cremains of Steve L. Sheehy, who passed away on Feb. 23, 2017, will be buried on Sunday, June 25, in the Friends Cemetery in New Sharon at 1 p.m. with the family inviting friends to the McVay Center immediately following.
06/22/2017 - 9:39am
Jim Ver Steegh, 88, of New Sharon died on Saturday evening, June 10, 2017, at the Northern Mahaska Specialty Care in Oskaloosa. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 16, at the New Sharon United Methodist Church. Burial was in the Friends Cemetery in New Sharon. Visitation began after 12 p.m. on Thursday, June 15, with the...
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