"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 7:21:36, Nov 30th 2015 - Andy Wolter - Hey ol' neighbor! Apparently the FCJ doesn't archive your columns; I ca ... [Read More]
- 4:58:14, Nov 30th 2015 - doc - I ordered a California burger for take out. It was a really tasty burger and it ... [Read More]
- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
- 10:20:12, Nov 24th 2015 - - It's about the money? What an ignorant comment. Is that what you teach your kid ... [Read More]
- 9:20:20, Nov 24th 2015 - reader - What an inspiring message! Thank you! ... [Read More]
Thu, Jul 3rd, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Pearl G. Darling, 88, of Decorah, Iowa, a longtime Burr Oak-area farm homemaker, died June 27, 2003 at Winneshiek County Memorial Hospital in Decorah, Iowa.
Pearl G. Harvey was born Aug. 4, 1914, in Bluffton, Iowa, to Harry and Myrtle (Greenslade) Harvey. She attended Hesper-area country schools. On Aug. 14, 1930, she married Kenneth W. Darling at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa. They farmed in Hesper Township, Winneshiek County, Iowa, for more than 50 years. Her husband died May 21, 1994. Mrs. Darling continued to live on the farm until moving to Decorah last year. She was a member of the Burr Oak Methodist Church and enjoyed playing cards and gardening. Survivors include two sons, Alvin (LaVonne) and Dean (Ginger), both of rural Mabel; nine grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; two brothers, Warren (Inez) Harvey of Ridgeway, Iowa, and Clyde Harvey of Westfield, Wis.; and a sister, Wilma Thorson of Harmony. She was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, two brothers and three sisters. The funeral was held July 1, 2003 at the Methodist Church in Burr Oak, Iowa, with the Rev. Anita Bane officiating. Burial was in Burr Oak Cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.