John Van Aartsen

John Van Aartsen, age 94, of died Monday, October 31, 2022, at Lyon Specialty Care in Rock Rapids, Iowa.

A memorial service will take place 10:30 AM, Friday, November 4, 2022, at First Reformed Church in Rock Rapids, Iowa with Pastor Amy Ryals, officiating. A livestream link to view the service will be posted at, prior to the service.

A family prayer service will be one hour prior to the service, with burial to follow the prayer service at Riverview Cemetery.

Visitation will take place Thursday, November 3rd from 3:00 to 7:00 PM with family present from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at First Reformed Church in Rock Rapids.

Memorials may be directed to First Reformed Church of Rock Rapids.

The Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids is in charge of arrangements for John Van Aartsen

John Van Aartsen was the uncle of KIWA News Director Scott Van Aartsen.