Obituaries

Gary Sauer
B: 1941-01-18
D: 2016-11-18
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Sauer, Gary
Shirley Bagby
B: 1929-02-13
D: 2016-11-17
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Bagby, Shirley
David Conerd
B: 1946-11-05
D: 2016-11-13
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Conerd, David
Vinton VanTasell
B: 1961-12-02
D: 2016-11-11
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VanTasell, Vinton
William Millard
B: 1978-09-24
D: 2016-11-06
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Millard , William
Carleta Schmidt
B: 1933-01-13
D: 2016-10-30
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Schmidt, Carleta
Ruth Lehs
B: 1922-08-06
D: 2016-10-26
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Lehs, Ruth
Tanner Franck
B: 2016-10-23
D: 2016-10-23
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Franck, Tanner
Clifford Nelson
B: 1940-07-27
D: 2016-10-22
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Nelson, Clifford
Terry Mendenhall
B: 1970-11-30
D: 2016-10-22
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Mendenhall, Terry
Pamela Wachal
B: 1959-05-11
D: 2016-10-18
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Wachal, Pamela
Daniel Brace
B: 1964-08-14
D: 2016-10-16
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Brace, Daniel
Clara Toale
B: 1920-03-21
D: 2016-10-08
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Toale, Clara
Laura Carpenter
B: 1958-03-28
D: 2016-10-08
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Carpenter, Laura
Edna Slade
B: 1936-02-24
D: 2016-10-03
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Slade, Edna
Donna Hansen
B: 1944-10-08
D: 2016-09-30
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Hansen, Donna
Harry Meek
B: 1958-01-29
D: 2016-09-30
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Meek, Harry
Glen Kirkendall
B: 1931-09-10
D: 2016-09-22
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Kirkendall, Glen
Charles King
B: 1941-07-04
D: 2016-09-20
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King, Charles
Ellen Harris
B: 1927-11-24
D: 2016-09-20
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Harris, Ellen
Iva Fratzke
B: 1923-03-25
D: 2016-09-16
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Fratzke, Iva

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Independence, IA 50644
Phone: (319) 334-2501
Fax: (319) 334-2502

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Independence

Our Independence location offers the Independence community a modern, handicap accessible funeral home and complete cremation facility. We have the ability to handle all forms of services, from funeral, memorial, to celebrations of life. 

When you enter the front doors of Reiff Funeral home, you'll enter the foyer area and be directed to the Conference Room where you'll be met by our funeral director, and if possible your minister. Here we'll plan the service will help convey to those in attendance, the love and respect which you hold for your loved one. If you have any requests please let it be known. We are here to assist you in any way that we can.

Adjacent to the conference room you'll find the Resource Room which contains merchandise displayed in a non-threatening manner which you may need for the service you plan.

The large chapel and visitation area can seat approximately 200 guests, or can be configured into smaller seating areas that may be more comforting to you and your family. The chapel and all other areas of the funeral home are technology friendly. Upon your request, you or any member of your family will be able to observe the service in any room of the funeral home by simply turning on the TV in that room.

Adjacent to the chapel you'll find a family room that offers your family a place to be alone. There you can also enjoy food or beverages, and provide a place for the younger family members to watch TV, or play games.

On the handicap accessible lower level of the funeral home, you'll find a large gathering area, where your family and extended family can meet prior to your services.

Our community room is also located on the lower level of the funeral home. This room offers an excellent venue for your family to host a reception, for family friends and community members to commemorate the life of your loved one. This room is also available for other family functions such as birthday parties, graduations, wedding showers, seminars, etc. With it's own separate entrance you can access the community room without entering the funeral areas of the facility.

Please contact us if you have any further questions or concerns about our facility.

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