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KIWA Marketplace for November 19th

KIWA Marketplace is on KIWA FM 105.3 Monday through Friday from 9 am to 9:15 am;

Wednesdays from 9 am to 9:30. Call during the program at 712-324-5377!

All items called in will be added to this web page.

 

KIWA Marketplace for November 19th

For Sale:

2002 Pontiac Grand Prix, loaded, leather upholstery, 113,000 miles — 712-324-1040

Ladies Cabela running shoes, size 9-1/2 (these run small) — 712-348-7020

Polaris Magnum 4-wheeler — 605-351-3626

2-stage Craftsman snowblower, $150 — 712-461-2059

Small square bales of grass hay; small square bales of oat straw; large round bales of grass hay — 712-441-5346

4 like-new tires, 275 x 60 x R20 — 712-348-5580

Boys size 14 regular Realtree camo double-kneed pants, $7; Young men’s pair of American Eagle blue jeans size 28 x 28, $10; Orange Chicago Bears Cutler youth large jersey, barely worn, $10 — leave a message at 712-752-8637

Small square bales of cornstalk for pet beds or decoration, over 300 available, $3/bale, located near Hospers — call or text 712-541-3524

Laying hens and a couple of roosters, $2 each — 712-363-1929

 

Wanted:

Older laptop for streaming Netflix; computer printer — 712-341-0179

Firewood, split or unsplit — 712-363-1929


Geraldine “Gerry” Brower

Geraldine “Gerry” Brower, age 89, of Sheldon, Iowa, passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014 at Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon.

Funeral Services will be Friday, November 21, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in Sheldon. Rev. Kevin Gingerich officiating.

Private burial at East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon.

There will be no visitation.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to www.andringafuneralhome.com

The Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in charge of arrangements for Geraldine “Gerry” Brower.

Geraldine “Jerry” Brower was born on September 29, 1925 in Sheldon, Iowa. She was the daughter of Bart and Mary (Reekers) Van Roekel. She lived her youth in Sheldon where she attended school and graduated from high school.

She was united in marriage to Franklin J. Brower Sr. of Sheldon, Iowa on February 9, 1946 in Sheldon. They lived in Sheldon and worked at Brower Bakery for many years before moving to Grand Island, Nebraska where Frank worked as a baker and salesman for J.W. Allen Company in Chicago. Frank passed away on March 15, 1981 in Grand Island. Jerry moved back to Sheldon and worked at Wolf’s Department Store until it closed and then she retired.

She was a baptized member of the United Methodist Church in Sheldon.

Jerry enjoyed working, sewing and playing golf.

She passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014 at Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon.

Those left to cherish her memories are her son and daughter-in-law: Jerrie Joe and Marlise Browerof Rapid City, SD; one daughter and son-in-law: Virginia Lee and Richard Cregar of Clayton, NC; daughter-in-law: Joni Brower of Omaha, NE; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; one brother: Abe Van Roekel of Sheldon, IA; one sister: Martha Oester of Mesa, AZ; many nieces and nephews and especially Darla Schuler, who gave so much of her time helping Jerry.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank; daughter, Mary Jane Ecret; son, Frank BrowerJr.; one granddaughter, Lynn Brower; one great-granddaughter, Mariah Brower; her parents; two sisters and their husbands, Nancy Sanders and Rena Caldwell; one brother, Art Van Roekel; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Van Roekel; one brother-in-law, Ken Oester.


KIWA Marketplace for November 18th

KIWA Marketplace is on KIWA FM 105.3 Monday through Friday from 9 am to 9:15 am;

Wednesdays from 9 am to 9:30. Call during the program at 712-324-5377!

All items called in will be added to this web page.

 

KIWA Marketplace for November 18th

For Sale:

6, Department 56 original snow village lighted houses in original boxes — 712-324-2198

2 tickets to the Iowa vs Wisconsin football game Saturday (November 22nd), $60 EACH — 712-348-4515

Pickup trailer; firewood; 1979 Chevrolet 4X4 pickup — 712-631-0079

Boys size 14 regular Realtree camo double-kneed pants, $7; Young men’s pair of American Eagle blue jeans size 28 x 28, $10; Orange Chicago Bears Cutler youth large jersey, barely worn, $10 — leave a message at 712-752-8637


Elroy Altena

Mr. Elroy Altena, age 78, of Hull, passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014, at Sioux Center Health in Sioux Center.

There will be a funeral service on Thursday, November 20, at 2:00pm, at the Hull Protestant Reformed Church in Hull. The Rev. James Laning will officiate. Interment will follow at the Hope Cemetery in Hull.

Visitation will be after 5:00pm on Wednesday, with the family present from 5:00pm to 7:00pm, at the CHURCH. Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Hull.

Elroy was born on December 1, 1935, at Maurice, the son of Jake and Sadie (De Vries) Altena. He was raised on a farm near Maurice, where he attended a country school through the eighth grade. He also graduated from the Western Christian High School in Hull.

On June 17, 1955, he married Chalice Jonker at the First Reformed Church in Orange City. They lived in Orange City a short time, but most of their married life was spent on a farm northwest of Hull. In addition to being a farmer, he was a contractor, specializing in steel bins and buildings. In 2000, they retired into Hull.

Mr. Altena was a member of the Hull Protestant Reformed Church. He enjoyed traveling.

Survivors include his wife of more than 59 years; four children and their spouses, Deanna and Rob Wynia, of Sioux Center; Donna and Allen Kroeze, of Alton; Dennis and Cindy Altena, of Fairview, South Dakota; and Lorri and Lyle Meendering, of Visalia, California; thirteen grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; and his twin brother, Leroy Altena, of Maurice.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Sentner and Aubrey Altena.

Memorials will be directed to the Trinity Christian High School in Hull and the Northwest Iowa Protestant Reformed School in Doon.


KIWA Marketplace for November 17th

KIWA Marketplace is on KIWA FM 105.3 Monday through Friday from 9 am to 9:15 am;

Wednesdays from 9 am to 9:30. Call during the program at 712-324-5377!

All items called in will be added to this web page.

 

KIWA Marketplace for November 17th

For Sale:

Oxygen tank for cutting torch; 100-lb LP tank converted to air reserve tank — 712-470-4397

Girls Barnett Lil Sioux bow & arrow; outdoor turkey fryer (NIB) with peanut oil; 8′ x 10′ metal shed on a platform — 712-324-1301

Baby, children and adult clothing — 712-324-1482 or 712-324-1739

Large living room picture, $50 — 712-324-2924

Dual keyboard electric organ — 712-757-2034

Upright piano — 712-348-2928

Boys size 14 regular Realtree camo double-kneed pants, $7; Young men’s pair of American Eagle blue jeans size 28 x 28, $10; Orange Chicago Bears Cutler youth large jersey, barely worn, $10 — leave a message at 712-752-8637

3 Old school science tables, $40 for all 3 — 712-348-1999


Numerous Equipment Purchases/HS Principal Salary Adjustment On Sheldon School Board Agenda

Sheldon, Iowa — Various equipment purchases will be on the agenda when the Sheldon Community School District Sheldon high school 100_2191Board of Education holds it’s regular monthly meeting Wednesday evening.

Among the purchases the Board will be asked to approve are computers for the High School Vocational Agriculture program and SmartBoards for East Elementary.  The Board will also consider the purchase of scoreboards for the new ball fields, as well as the East Elementary gym.  And they’ll talk about buying library shelving and furniture, as well as lunchroom tables for East.

The Board will also consider a salary adjustment for the High School Principal, and award a Middle School Basketball Coaching contract, along with approving a pair of volunteer coaching positions.

The drafts of a 2014-2015 District Calendar will be unveiled at Wednesday’s meeting, and the Board will take action on a trio of Open Enrollment Applications.

Sheldon Superintendent Robin Spears will update the Board on the East Elementary Construction-Renovation Project, as well as the Ball Field-Rec Project.  Spears will also tell the Board about the status of the development of a new website for the District.

Wednesday’s meeting will begin at 6:00 pm in the library at Sheldon High School.