Rev. James E. Rozendaal


Rev. James E. Rozendaal, spouse of Rev. Shirley Rozendaal, passed away on Monday, January 24, 2022.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, January 28th at First United Methodist Church, 313 2nd Street SE, Independence, IA. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. (Clergy attending are asks to robe and wear a white stole.)
Rev. James Rozendaal served at Farmington-Big Mound-Bonaparte Yoke (UM-UP); Guttenberg-McGregor; Goldfield-Hardy; and Muscatine Fellowship Parish, Musserville-Spangler Chapel-High Prairie-Peace (Team Ministry).  He retired in 1999.
Survivors include his wife Shirley of Independence, IA; son James (Yolly)of Iowa City, IA; daughter Janet Harms of Independence; and fiancé of son David, Tricia Holtorf of Ankeny, IA. White Funeral Home’s website is
In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite charity or direct memorials to the family.

Bishop Haller and the Cabinet – January 25, 2022