April 15, 2019  Kate Aulner's husband passed away today from a massive heart attack. You will remember Kate had been the Postmaster in Spirit Lake. She just lost her mother the end of February.     
      Kate Aulner, 511 Walnut St,  Alexandria SD 57311
April 2018 Memorial Service Postmasters

Maxine E. Stein, Postmaster of Newhall, IA 52315, retired January 27, 1989.
She was born November 25, 1927 and passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at the age of 89.

John William Schlump, Postmaster of Charles City, IA 50616, retired December 28, 2007.
He was born March 24, 1947 and passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the age of 70. 

Mary Lou(Okey) Strandberg - PM Callendar, IA 50523 retired June 3, 1994.
She was born July 25, 1930 and passed on Aug 23,2017 at the age of 87.

James (Jim) Reinig, PM of Garner, IA 50438 and retired 9/28/1992.
He was born February 16, 1928 and passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at the age of 89.

Leona Bender, Postmaster of Springville, IA 52336, retired March 4, 1983.
She was born June 5, 1920, passed away November 9, 2017 at the age of 97.

Frank Pontious, Postmaster of Sac City, IA 50583 retired April 30, 1986.  
He was born December 6, 1927 and passed on November 21, 2017.

JoAnn M. Schneekloth, Postmaster of Malcom, IA 50157, retired November 20, 2001.
Born October 16, 1933, died December 6, 2017 at the age of 84.

Paul Green, Postmaster of Gowrie, IA 50543 retired April 30, 1992.
He was born February 29, 1932 in Milton, Wisconsin and died December 8, 2017 in Boone, IA at the age of 85.

Rodger L. Johnston, Postmaster of West Liberty, IA 52776, retired February 14, 1975.
Born on July 28, 1916 and passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 101.

Todd Ohlsen, Postmaster of Ogden, IA 50212 retired July 31, 2012.
He was born in Lake City, Iowa, on March 21, 1960 and died on February 19, 2018 at the age of 57.

Betty Louise(Mellering) Duwe, Postmaster of Garnavillo, Iowa, 52049 Retired June 3, 1988.
She was born May 31, 1923 and died March 2, 2018 at the age of 94.

Carol Margaret Thieman, OIC and Postmaster of Marble Rock, IA 50653, retired July 11, 2005.
She was born on August 24, 1944 and passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018 at the age of 73.


April 2018 Memorial Service Postmasters

Maxine E. Stein, Postmaster of Newhall, IA 52315, retired January 27, 1989.
She was born November 25, 1927 and passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at the age of 89.

John William Schlump, Postmaster of Charles City, IA 50616, retired December 28, 2007.
He was born March 24, 1947 and passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the age of 70. 

Mary Lou(Okey) Strandberg - PM Callendar, IA 50523 retired June 3, 1994.
She was born July 25, 1930 and passed on Aug 23,2017 at the age of 87.

James (Jim) Reinig, PM of Garner, IA 50438 and retired 9/28/1992.
He was born February 16, 1928 and passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at the age of 89.

Leona Bender, Postmaster of Springville, IA 52336, retired March 4, 1983.
She was born June 5, 1920, passed away November 9, 2017 at the age of 97.

Frank Pontious, Postmaster of Sac City, IA 50583 retired April 30, 1986.  
He was born December 6, 1927 and passed on November 21, 2017.

JoAnn M. Schneekloth, Postmaster of Malcom, IA 50157, retired November 20, 2001.
Born October 16, 1933, died December 6, 2017 at the age of 84.

Paul Green, Postmaster of Gowrie, IA 50543 retired April 30, 1992.
He was born February 29, 1932 in Milton, Wisconsin and died December 8, 2017 in Boone, IA at the age of 85.

Rodger L. Johnston, Postmaster of West Liberty, IA 52776, retired February 14, 1975.
Born on July 28, 1916 and passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 101.

Todd Ohlsen, Postmaster of Ogden, IA 50212 retired July 31, 2012.
He was born in Lake City, Iowa, on March 21, 1960 and died on February 19, 2018 at the age of 57.

Betty Louise(Mellering) Duwe, Postmaster of Garnavillo, Iowa, 52049 Retired June 3, 1988.
She was born May 31, 1923 and died March 2, 2018 at the age of 94.

Carol Margaret Thieman, OIC and Postmaster of Marble Rock, IA 50653, retired July 11, 2005.
She was born on August 24, 1944 and passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018 at the age of 73.


April 2019 Memorial Service

Vernis "Vern" Van Riper, Postmaster of Missouri Valley, IA 51555. Retired September 1992. Born January 25, 1940 and died July 13, 2018, Age 78.

Robert W. Grote, Postmaster of Portsmouth, IA 51565. retired November 1984. He was born July 31, 1922 and died on March 14, 2019, age 96.

Bernice (Brush) Smith, Postmaster of Lynnville, IA 50153, Retired October 1992. She was born August 29, 1929 and died November 5, 2017, age 88

Bernard "Bud" Smith, Postmaster of Mason City IA 50401, retired December 1986. Born August 22, 1929 and died February 16, 2019, age 90.

Phyllis J. Briese, Postmaster of Meriden, IA 51037. Retired October 2003.
Born April 16, 1935, died February 10, 2019, age 83.

Jack Lee Moorhead, Knoxville, IA, Born August 8, 1950, died February 26, 2019,
Postmaster 5/6/2000 to 10/17/2006

Arlis L. Kinseth, Postmaster of Bode, IA 50519. Retired August 1981.
Born March 12, 1926, died April 4, 2019, age 93. 

Norma Jeanne Wood, Postmaster of Palmer IA 50571. Retired July 2013.
Born June 8, 1953 and died March 19, 2019, age 65, 

Celma Ann "Sally" Birdsall, Postmaster of Floris, IA 52560, retired July 1978.
Born July 14, 1908 and died August 17, 2018, age 110.

Robert “Bob” Wolthuizen, Postmaster of Sanborn, IA 51248. Retired October 2017. Born October 28, 1958, died April 2, 2019 , age 60

United Postmasters and Managers (UPMA) Obituaires