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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 8:44:09, Jul 20th 2014 - @ new resident - Wykoff has a summer softball league for youths ages 5-18 and they ha ... [Read More]
- 11:28:08, Jul 18th 2014 - Go kaase! - Tom I hope you get elected as sheriff! Although you have worked in roche ... [Read More]
- 3:14:00, Jul 18th 2014 - SV citizen - I have concern that there would be a conflict of interest with Kaase bei ... [Read More]
- 1:22:00, Jul 18th 2014 - Bear - Obama care isnt the answer. Sure Mr. Grehl some people in Minnesota have medi ... [Read More]
- 9:13:08, Jul 18th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - what?-even though smoking marijuana is illegal, unless the amount o ... [Read More]
- 6:52:38, Jul 17th 2014 - Kaase for Sheriff - First of all I think that both candidates have great ideas. But i ... [Read More]
- 4:13:24, Jul 16th 2014 - Two dogs - Why would Mr. Kaase want to take a pay cut of $30,000 dollar a year plus t ... [Read More]
- 9:57:55, Jul 16th 2014 - Kaase got my vote👍 - With this interview kaase got my vote! We need change in the ... [Read More]
- 6:54:19, Jul 16th 2014 - what? - The school on 1st ave pushes there snow onto the street. And NO ONE in harmon ... [Read More]
- 6:43:45, Jul 16th 2014 - what? - Christan was one of the kids who was caught smoking pot by the school, along ... [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.