The Oskaloosa Herald
Raelynn Marie Hart was born Feb. 28, 2013, at the MHP Birthing Center in Oskaloosa, the daughter of Erin Hart of Oskaloosa. On Sunday, April 21, 2013, Raelynn died at the Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Des Moines at the age of 1 month and 25 days.
Her surviving family includes her mother Erin Hart, of Oskaloosa; maternal grandmother, Sharon Hart, of Oskaloosa; maternal grandfather, Ritchie Hart Jr., of Oskaloosa; her great-grandparents, Jane and Daryl Cox, of Apache Junction, Ariz., and Rhonda Hart, of Oskaloosa; two uncles, Rick Hart and Scott Hart, of Oskaloosa; an aunt, Shayna Hart, of Oskaloosa; and a great-uncle, Rusty Landers, of Oskaloosa.
She was preceded in death by her great grandfather, Ritchie Hart Sr.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in the Bates Funeral Chapel in Oskaloosa with the Rev. Kerry Lake officiating. Private family burial will be at a later date in the Forest Cemetery in Oskaloosa. The Bates Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation with the family will be held Wednesday evening from 5 p.m. until service time at 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.