Mrs. Margaret P. Reth


Mrs. Margaret P. Reth, spouse of Rev. Melvin W. Reth, passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2009.


Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, December 23 at the United Methodist Church, 304 Market St., Delhi, Iowa.


Rev. Reth served Dubuque, Center Grove-Rockdale-Reed’s Chapel; Charter Oak-Ute; Ocheyedan-Excelsior; Miles-Preston-Sabula; Quimby-Washta; Danville-Long Creek; Missouri Valley-Modale; Hedrick-Martinsburg and Rudd before retiring in 1994.


Survivors include Rev. Reth of Oskaloosa, IA; and sons:  Lynn of Eldridge, IA and Myron of Lancaster, PA.


Memorials may be sent to the family for future designations.



Bishop Trimble and the Cabinet – January 11, 2010