Archive for January, 2011

Resident looking to buy a Lovilia Commercial Property

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

Crystal Millang of 908 South F Avenue is looking for some commercial property in Lovilia where she could  build a photography studio.

If you have a property for sale that may meet her needs or know of one please call her at 641-780-7445.

Thanks for any information you can give her.

January Lovilia Area Residents Who Died

Monday, January 24th, 2011

Daniel F. Lenger

Danny died at age 76 on Jan.18,2011.  His parents were Albert and Kathryn (Flahive) Lenger.  He was born in Monroe County on Feb. 25,1934.   He served in the army stationed  in Germany.  He married Alice Coleen Sterner at St. Peters Catholic church in Lovilia onJune20,1959.

He was a farmer all his life  and worked for the following businesses:  Maytag, John Morrell, Gordon Massman construction and Clow Mfg.

He and Colleen had six children:  Denise, Ann, Mary, Danny, Jim, and Timmy (who died in infancy).  They also have eleven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Internment was at St Mary’s Cemetery, Albia, Iowa

Alice Marie Malone

Alice died at age 74 on January 18, 2011.  She was born on August 11, 1936 to Price and Ethel (Plum) Bain on their farm in Bluff Creek Township.  She married John F. Malone at the Little Brown Church on Feb. 19, 1955.  She and John had three children:  Joan, Dennis, and Douglas.  They were blessed with eight grandchildren.

Alice worked at Trophy Glove in Albia for 25 years and was a homemaker.

Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Lovilia, Iowa.

New Baby Arrives December 23, 2010

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Chad and Alina McIntyre are parents to a new baby girl, Scarlett Anne, born Dec.23, 2010 at 9pm.  She was 9lbs 13oz. and 22.5 inches long.  Alina’s parents are Tim and Sandra Welsh of rural Lovilia. Great Grandparents were the late Bill and Pauline Welsh. Scarlett has two sisters to welcome her.  Chad and Alina live just west of town.  Congratulations to the family with this new blessing!

Albert Lee Davis Died December 30, 2010

Albert was 90 years old.  The body was cremated and memorials are designated for Hospice of Central Iowa and can be sent to 5597 113th Lane, Lovilia, Iowa 50150.  A celebration of life with military rites will be held later.  You may read the full obituary and leave a condolence by going on line to  Our sympathy is with his widow and family.

Lovilia Woodland Cemetery Computer Site

Lovilia woodland Cemetery is being put on the computer in detail by Steve Stewart.  You now can find persons by name and location of their grave spot.  Also obituaries are there if Steve has them.

If you have any obituary not there, Steve would like to include a copy of it on the postings.  To view the site, got to  Having looked at the sight, I can say it is very good and should  aid people doing family history research,etc.