Ramona (Neessen) Starn

Ramona (Neessen) Starn

Ramona Starn, 71,of Marshalltown, passed away May 1,2022 at UnityPoint Health-Marshalltown. 

Per the wishes of Ramona and her family, no formal services will take place. For online condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. Mitchell Family Funeral home has been entrusted with the care of Ramona and her family. 

Born Ramona K. Neessen on October 2,1950 in Eldora, she was the daughter of Richard and Dorothy (Johnson) Neessen.She grew up in the Wellsburg area and graduated from Wellsburg High School in 1969.She was united in marriage to Steven (Steve) Starn and lived in Marshalltown and worked for JBS. In her free time, Ramona enjoyed fishing, playing computer games, oil painting and watching westerns and old TV movies. She was very straight forward and loved to joke around. Ramona was a great cook, especially known for her famous ham balls and homemade bread and rolls. 

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Tina (Terry) Olmstead and B.J. Ryerson: grandchildren: Brittany Ryerson, Richard Olmstead and Michaela and Kaden Ainsworth; her siblings: Jim (Shirley) Neessen, Mike (Connie) Neessen and Debby (Reggie) Jaynes and numerous extended family members. 

Ramona is preceded in death by her husband, Steve Starn; her parents, Richard and Dorothy and three siblings: Judy (Warren) Crosser, Sharon (Alan) Oelmann and LuRay (Pat) Neessen. 



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