Funeral services for Pat Fields, 46, of Paton, IA, will be held at 10:30am Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 501 North Chestnut, Jefferson, IA. Interment will be in the Paton Township Cemetery, Paton, Iowa. Visitation will be held Monday, June 19, 2017 at St. Brigid Catholic Church, 303 15th Street South, Grand Junction, IA. Friends may call at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Grand Junction after 1:00pm Monday. There will be a Vigil For The Deceased at 4:00pm Monday followed by visitation with the family from 4:30pm – 8:00pm Monday, all at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Grand Junction, IA. College was very important to Pat. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to a college fund for Pat’s daughters. A fund has been established at Community State Bank in Paton. Survivors include his wife, Michelle Fields and two daughters, Kaitlin and Allison, all of Paton, IA; parents: Mary Jane and Jerry Fields of Jefferson, IA; brothers: John (Andrea) Fields of Plain, WI and Bill (Christy) Fields of Maquoketa, IA; a sister, Cari (Tony) Schaffer of Lancaster, WI; parents-in-law: Frits and Martha Lantermans of Marion, IA; sister-in-law: April Lantermans (Natalie Padilla-Gillett)of Lincoln, NE; brothers-in-law: Sheldon (Rochelle) Lantermans of Tabernash, CO; Carl (Michelle) Lantermans of Marion, IA; and Galen (Jill) Lantermans of Marion, IA; other relatives and friends. Online condolences may be left at www.sliningerschroeder.com
Current Cancellations & Delays
9:00 am Iowa State Fair Shuttle
Iowa State Fair Shuttle
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Home Care Services, Inc. will be providing a shuttle to the Iowa State Fair on Wednesday August 16th. It will arrive at 9:00 am and depart at 4:00 pm. If there’s more than 10 riders, the cost will be $5.00 Round Trip. If there’s 10 riders or less, the cost will be $10.00 Round Trip. For more information, call Alex or Terri at 515/993-4531 ext.1 or 515/465-2300 ext. 1
7:00 am Scranton Tractor Ride
Scranton Tractor Ride
Aug 19 @ 7:00 am
The Scranton Tractor Ride will be Saturday August 19. Registration starts at 7:00 am at the Scranton Community Center and roll out time is 8 a.m. There will be Trailer parking available at Landus Coop. There is no fee for the ride but there will be a free will offering for a noon meal. For more information contact Dawn Rudolph at 515-370-5605
10:00 am Backpack Bash in Perry
Backpack Bash in Perry
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Freedom Center will host a Backpack Bash today from 10 am to noon. The Freedom Center is located at 1210 2nd Street in Perry. Come and get a FREE backpack with school supplies. First come first serve as their is a limited supply.
12:00 pm Solar Eclipse Watch at Perry LIb...
Solar Eclipse Watch at Perry LIb...
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Everyone is welcome to the Perry Public Library today for the Solar Eclipse event at noon. It will be held in the large meeting room of the library. Raccoon Valley Radio’s Joe Cerwinske, will speak about why this eclipse is special. There will be hands-on activity to aid in the understanding of the relative size between the sun, moon and earth, and how to safely view the solar eclipse. Special glasses will be provided.