"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Sunday, May 24th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:56:30, May 22nd 2015 - Shame on you - "A gun is an instrument of death. It is designed for one purpose, to k ... [Read More]
- 1:35:20, May 22nd 2015 - Michael - As a Navy veteran I salute Ron Scheevel for his service and sacrifice in Vi ... [Read More]
- 12:48:16, May 22nd 2015 - Kim Wentworth - a couple of points in response. the NRA has had a long history in gu ... [Read More]
- 11:57:35, May 22nd 2015 - RogerClegg - Re felon voting: Glad this bill failed. If you arenâ€™t willing to fo ... [Read More]
- 12:15:00, May 20th 2015 - Shorty - Makes me feel pretty old when I read about people I knew. I would like to ... [Read More]
- 11:34:36, May 20th 2015 - SV80 - To Future: I can empathize with your regarding Hawkeye63. He exhibits all t ... [Read More]
- 12:49:06, May 19th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 My entire argument has been based on legal civil rights argument ... [Read More]
- 7:22:50, May 19th 2015 - hawkeye63 - There you have it fellow citizens, I sure hope America is paying attentio ... [Read More]
- 6:06:44, May 18th 2015 - Redhorse51 - Thank you for a great read. Like an addicting mini-series, I could not ... [Read More]
- 7:26:03, May 17th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 I'm going to address your post per sentence to make it clearer ... [Read More]
Fri, Mar 21st, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Roger Milton Jahns, 72, of Lime Springs, a retired Postal Service employee, died March 18, 2003 at his home.
He was born July 26, 1930, in Spring Valley to Milton and Amanda Jahns and attended Spring Valley schools. At age 17, he enlisted in the Army, served in Japan during the Korean War and returned to Spring Valley after his discharge. He owned and operated a motel and cafe in Grand Meadow for a few years before moving to Tacoma, Wash. He held various positions with the U.S. Postal Service, including postmaster in Sequim, Wash. He attended Tacoma Community College and later received a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Central Washington University. After retiring in 1985, he owned a tax and accounting business until moving to Lime Springs in 1999. Survivors include his wife of 33 years, LaDonna; a son, David (Cynthia) of Seattle; two daughters, Julie (Michael) McGillivray and Tina Jahns, both of Tacoma; five stepchildren, Cheryl Young of Gig Harbor, Wash., Marlene “Midge” (Russell) Beers and Gordon (Keeley) Strong, both of Seattle, Karen Finley of Tacoma and Susan (Roger) Morgan of Saundestown, R.I.; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Marcella (Harvey) Merkel and Shirley (Harold) Rollie, both of Spring Valley; and two brothers, William (Shirley) of Lake City and Bob (Mary) of Omaha, Neb. The funeral was March 22, 2003 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lime Springs, Iowa, with the Rev. Linda Presholt Johnson officiating. Lindstrom Funeral Home in Lime Springs was in charge of arrangements.