MARSHALLTOWN — Russell A. Wayne Boyer, 76, of Marshalltown, IA, formerly of Clinton, IA, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014, at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown, IA. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at the Iowa ... (Clinton Herald)
DYERSVILLE, Iowa -- Nicholas J. Kramer, 14-year-old son of Chris and Jill Kramer, of Dyersville, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque, as the result of a motor vehicle accident. Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday ... (Telegraph Herald)
Donald D. Urban, 72 of Iowa City, formerly of Waterloo, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at Mercy Iowa City. Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service, followed by a time of food and continued ... (thegazette.com)
ROCK VALLEY, Iowa | Deanne Rose Van Zee, 73, of Rock Valley died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at Hegg Memorial Hospital in Rock Valley. Memorial services will be 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Faith Reformed Church in Rock Valley, with the Revs. Mike Molenaar and Tom ... (Sioux City Journal)
Jerry Lee Simmons, 76, of Rochester died Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at his home from pancreatic cancer. Jerry was born Feb. 6, 1938, in Ottumwa, Iowa, to Earle and Garnet (Michael) Simmons. He attended Aggasiz School in Ottumwa and later graduated from Kirkwood ... (Winona Daily News)
"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. From an Irish headstone" ? Richard Puz, The Carolinian Grief is a deeply personal experience that cannot be conscribed by any other person. Each person experiences the heartache of losing a loved one differently and...
I first learned about the Stress Index in my undergraduate studies. The Holmes Rahe Stress Scale gives a numeric value to many key life stressors, positive or negative. The study was conducted to determine whether the individual was at risk for developing illness based on their level of stress. In ...