Thelma Siemens, 85

Thelma Siemens, 85, beloved mother and grandmother, passed away on the morning of Saturday, June 1, 2013, while in care of the Southridge Nursing and Rehab Center and hospice. Her death came peacefully at 4 a.m. with family at her side.

Memorial services and a celebration of her life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3 at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. She will be laid to rest in the Riverside Cemetery immediately following. There will be no visitation. For condolences, please visit Ph. 641-844-1234.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: George (Carol) Siemens of Minnetonka, MN, Annis (Jim) Graham of Helotes, Texas, Rosemary (Dennis) Shirk of Niles, Michigan, John (Stevie) Siemens of San Antonio, TX, Dirk (Denise) Siemens of Marshalltown and Harlan (LeAnn) Siemens of Marshalltown, as well as 20 grandchildren, 39 greatgrandchildren (and one on the way), three great-great-grandchildren and many friends and past co-workers from IVH.