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Bedford Times-Press Obituaries

Karolyn Hughes

     Karolyn Kaye (Gant) Hughes was born at the family home located in Taylor County, Iowa, on March 14, 1941, to Orval and Naomi Clayton Gant. A Celebration of life service will be held 1:00 pm, Saturday, September 18, 2021, Miner Pavilion, 600 Lafayette St, New Market, Iowa. Visitation will follow with a luncheon and fellowship.…

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Lois Townsend

     Lois Townsend, 84, of Bedford, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at Bedford Specialty Care. A memorial service for Lois will be held Saturday, October 9, 2021, at the Cummings Family Funeral Home in Bedford beginning at 11am. Preceding this will be a visitation starting at 10am. Memorials may be directed to Bedford Specialty…

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Jean Schweitzer

     Vaye Jean Schweitzer passed away on Wednesday morning, September 8th at the hospital in Corning, Iowa. While Jean was widely known and recognized in the community, she and Jerry were private people, who have requested that the visitation, funeral service, and reception are limited to family, drug store colleagues, and members of the Sacred Heart…

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Michele “Mickey” Larson

     Michele “Mickey” Ann Larson of El Dorado, MO, formerly of Bedford, IA, went home to Jesus on Sept. 4th, 2021 at age 74. There will be a private burial at Fairview Cemetery by family members at a later date.

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Joyce Cordell

     Funeral Services for Joyce Cordell, 81, of Bedford were held Monday, August, 23, 2021 at 11 AM at Cummings Family Funeral Home. Visitation was held from 9:30 AM until service time. Interment was held at Athelstan Cemetery. Memorials may be directed towards the family to be established. Services for Mrs. Cordell were entrusted to Cummings…

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Rick Lee

     Born to Orvis Glen Lee and Olive Louise (Pace) Lee in Bedford, IA. Rick grew up in Bedford and graduated from Bedford Community H.S. in 1965.      Rick was a kind and considerate husband, brother, and uncle and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

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Linda Wheeler

A Visitation for the Celebration of Life of Linda Wheeler, age 52 of Lenox who passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at the Corning Hospital was held Monday, August 2, 2021 at the Lenox Community Center with the family greeting friends from 5 to 7 PM. The family asks that in honor of Linda, donations…

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Larry Weaver

Graveside Services for Larry Weaver, age 75 of Sharpsburg who passed away Sunday, July 25, 2021 at Corning Nursing and Rehab were held Friday, July 30, 2021 at 11:00 AM at the Athelstan Cemetery with military honors. Visitation was Friday at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Lenox with the family greeting friends from 9:30 to…

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John Mogler

A memorial service will be held for John Harold Mogler on Sunday, August 8th, at 1:00 p.m. at the Badger, SD, American Legion Hall, 306 E. Main Street, followed by a committal service at the Badger cemetery.

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