"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Saturday, September 20th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 1:41:34, Sep 19th 2014 - yorty - Parade is at 11 am ... [Read More]
- 1:00:41, Sep 19th 2014 - - Visited the facebook page of The Fillmore County Journal and was unable to find mo ... [Read More]
- 10:46:40, Sep 19th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - Gussie, so what if the "Deputy" was asleep? Maybe he was tired. Y ... [Read More]
- 10:40:04, Sep 18th 2014 - Gussie - Well Kingslandgrad for starters how about a few nights ago on my way to wor ... [Read More]
- 9:45:10, Sep 17th 2014 - email@example.com - Okay they gave you the we want to help the world and full of ... [Read More]
- 11:05:24, Sep 16th 2014 - - Good and informative but wish it stated the TIME of the parade! Coming from out-o ... [Read More]
- 1:05:53, Sep 15th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - Gussie, what's your proof that stuff like this happens at the Fillm ... [Read More]
- 10:45:10, Sep 12th 2014 - Bill Butler - The article contains the usual deniers’ slogans, but as per usual is ... [Read More]
- 9:13:55, Sep 11th 2014 - Great Aunt Linda - Great article on becoming a doctor in MN. Congrats to Morgan. ... [Read More]
- 10:07:39, Sep 10th 2014 - Gussie - Well put. If people only knew what went on at the Fillmore County Sheriff's ... [Read More]
Fri, May 23rd, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
May Irene Tart, 87, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, formerly of Spring Valley, died May 17, 2003 at West Ridge Care Center in Cedar Rapids of complications of Alzheimer's disease.
May Irene Skare was born Nov. 8, 1915, in rural Spring Valley and graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1933. She graduated from Winona State Teachers College in 1935 and later received a master's degree in special education from Winona State University. In 1941, she married Lucius Tart in Spring Valley. He died in 1978. Mrs. Tart began a 40-year teaching career at LaFevere one-room school southeast of Spring Valley. She also taught in Bloomfield and Ostrander and later in Spring Valley for 18 years. After retiring in 1975, she remained active as a volunteer with Spring Valley Historical Society, Community Memorial Hospital, Spring Valley Nursing Home Auxiliary and Meals on Wheels. She moved to Cedar Rapids in July 1998. Survivors include nieces and nephews. A sister and a brother preceded her in death. The funeral was May 22, 2003 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Spring Valley, with the Rev. Russell Scepaniak officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Hindt-Hutchins Funeral Home in Spring Valley was in charge of arrangements.