Oskaloosa.com

Obituaries

April 15, 2013

SHIRLEY ANN (ROZENBOOM) BLOM

AUG. 20, 1952 — APRIL 12, 2013

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — Shirley Ann (Rozenboom) Blom, 60, of Kirksville, Mo., passed away Friday, April 12, 2013, at her home surrounded by family.

The daughter of Joe and Gertrude (Van Maanen) Rozenboom, she was born Aug. 20, 1952, in Oskaloosa.

Shirley is survived by four sons and a daughter-in-law, Timothy Guyer of New Sharon, Stuart Blom and Rick Newcomb, of Manitou Springs, Colo., Jason and Michelle Blom, of Moro, Ill., and Matt Blom, of Knoxville; five brothers and sisters-in-law, Gerald and Geneva Rozenboom, of Peoria, IA, Marvin and Jean Rozenboom, of Lacey,  Ron and Marilyn Rozenboom, of Rose Hill, Ed and Mary Rozenboom, of Oskaloosa, Irvin and Kathy Rozenboom, of Des Moines; one sister and brother-in-law, Arlene and Bill Wilder, of Olathe, Kan.; seven grandchildren, Paula Morrison, Emily, Leslie, Konner, and Kameron Guyer, KayLeigh Sanders and Jacob Sanders, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister and brother-in-law, Eunice and Don Vos; two infant brothers and one grandson, Kolby Guyer.

Shirley was a graduate from Pella Christian High School in Pella. She drove a school bus for 20 years for the Pella Community School District until retiring.

Her hobbies included singing, playing the piano, buck skinning, camping and watching Andy Griffith reruns. Shirley also loved hanging out with people and making them laugh. Her time spent with her family and friends was one of her greatest joys.

Shirley attended the First Church of the Nazarene in Kirksville.

It was Shirley’s wish to be cremated and a memorial service celebrating her life will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 15, at the First Church of the Nazarene in Kirksville, Mo., with Pastor Bob Price officiating.

Interment will take place at 3 p.m. on Monday, April 15, at the Highland Cemetery in New Sharon.

Expressions of sympathy in memory of Shirley may be made to United Cerebral Palsy. Memorials may be left at the First Church of the Nazarene or mailed to Travis-Noe Funeral Home, P.O. Box 306, Kirksville, MO 63501.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Carl Van Donselaar obit photo CARL VAN DONSELAAR FEB. 7, 1922 -- APRIL 14, 2014 PELLA -- Carl Van Donselaar, son of John D. and Nellie (Wanders) Van Donselaar, was born on Feb. 7, 1922, at his parents' home northwest of Leighton. Carl passed away on April 14, 2014, at the Comfort House in Pella at the age of 92. Carl was baptiz

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Margaret Shaw obit photo MARGARET SHAW JULY 29, 1920 -- APRIL 13, 2014 EUREKA, Kan. -- Margret Neoma (Spencer) Shaw passed away the morning of Palm Sunday, April 13 while surrounded by family in her Woodbury Faith House. Margret was born July 29, 1920, in Emporia, Kan., the daughter of Calvin and Nina Spencer. She marr

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • KIM KIEFER JULY 28, 1962 -- APRIL 12, 2014 NEW SHARON -- Kim Kiefer, 51, of New Sharon, died on Saturday, April 12, 2014. She was born July 28, 1962, in Los Angeles, Calif. She moved to Oskaloosa in 1990. In 2000, Kim and her family moved into the home of Elmer and Carolyn Veldhuizen. E

    April 15, 2014

  • Marvin Feaster obit photo MARVIN FEASTER JULY 15, 1944 -- APRIL 13, 2014 OSKALOOSA -- Marvin Feaster, 69, of Oskaloosa passed away Sunday night, April 13, 2014, at his home in Oskaloosa. Marvin Lee Feaster, son of Roy and Hattie (Bell) Feaster, was born, July 15, 1944, in Oskaloosa. He attended Oskaloosa Schools and then

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Alvin Goemaat obit photo ALVIN GOEMAAT MARCH 6, 1925 -- APRIL 17, 2014 PELLA -- Funeral services for Alvin J. Goemaat, of Pella, will be held Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Ebenezer Reformed Church in Leighton. Visitation will begin at noon on Wednesday at the Pella Garden Chapel Funeral Home with family present 5-7

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jack Stout obit photo JACK STOUT JUNE 28, 1942 -- APRIL 10, 2014 OSKALOOSA -- Jack L. Stout, 71, of Oskaloosa, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014, at his home in Oskaloosa. Jack Lee Stout, son of Elbert and Elsie Juanita (Roberts) Stout, was born June 28, 1942, in Taintor. He was a 1960 graduate of New Sharon H

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • MELBA JOB OCT. 15, 1922 -- APRIL 9, 2014 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Melba M. Job, 91, of Cape Girardeau, died on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Auburn Creek Assisted Living Facility in Cape Girardeau. She was born on Oct. 15, 1922, in Diehlstadt, Mo., to Clarence and Helen Gist Moore. She married

    April 11, 2014

  • Harlan Caves obit photo HARLAN CAVES MAY 23, 1940 -- APRIL 10, 2014 FREMONT -- Harlan L. Caves, age 73, of Fremont, formerly of Cedar Rapids, passed away April 10, 2014, at the Serenity Hospice House in Oskaloosa. Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 13, open after 12 p.m. at the Fremont Funeral Chapel with t

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Zelda Johnson obit photo ZELDA MAE JOHNSON OCT. 20, 1922 -- APRIL 9, 2014 OSKALOOSA -- Zelda Mae (Myers) Johnson, 91, formerly of Oskaloosa and Ottumwa, passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Longmont, Colo. She was born in Fremont on Oct. 20, 1922, the daughter of Ralph and Emma Davis Myers. Ze

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • William Fisher obit photo WILLIAM B. FISHER FEB. 1, 1922 -- APRIL 4, 2014 OSKALOOSA -- William B. Fisher, 92, of Oskaloosa, died Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Northern Mahaska Nursing and Rehab. Center in Oskaloosa. He was born Feb. 1, 1922, in Evans, the son of Robert R. and Mary M. Ridpath Fisher. On June 19, 1943, he

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

Obituaries
Oskaloosa Shopper
Facebook
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Photo reprints