ur funeral home dates back to April, 1950, when the business was established as the Newman Funeral Home by Oskaloosa native John C. Newman.Intent on owning and operating his own funeral home in Oskaloosa, he purchased the stately,colonial style residence at the corner of South 7th Street and First Avenue East in Oskaloosa, and converted it into a funeral home.
Our professional staff is dedicated to helping you share the stories that make this community great. We provide a place to cry, to laugh, and most importantly, begin the healing process that follows the loss of a loved one. Whether traditional or unique, we help you create meaningful events.
When you are interested in preplanning your memorial service, you can be sure your legacy will be sheltered and that you can easily have peace of mind. This location has proudly served the neighborhood with exceptional care for years and will help guide your family through memorial etiquette, modify your tribute, funeral costs, directions to cemeteries, guestbook, online obituary creation, and telling your life story.
This business is situated 2.5 miles coming from downtown Oskaloosa, Iowa which is in Mahaska County and serves the surrounding areas of: Univ Park, University Pk, Wright, Keomah, Evans, Evans Junction, Bridge Port, Olivet, Taintor, Lacey, Union Mills, Avery, Georgetown, Hiteman, Durham, Coal Creek, Indianapolis, Marysville, Weller, and Farson.
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Charles Russell, 88, Oskaloosa
Contributions may be sent to Garland-Van Arkel-Langkamp Funeral Chapel at 2116 N. Third St., Oskaloosa, Iowa 52577.
Opal Mattix, 83, Oskaloosa
of Oskaloosa, died of cancer Nov. 5, 2010, surrounded by her family while being cared for at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Bates Funeral Chapel,Oskaloosa, with Pastor Alvern Boetsma officiating.
Obituaries - Bates Funeral Chapel
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Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 10 a.m. in the Bates Funeral Chapel in Oskaloosa with Pastor Frances Baumert officiating. ...
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