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Lois Banwart

During her years in Adel, Lois was active in the community. She was a member of the Adel Methodist Church and later the Panther Creek Church of the Brethren. She was a member of PEO and Adel Women's Club. Other interests included Hospice of Central Iowa, reading, music and...  Read More...

Harold Banwart

A Memorial was established on his wife and his name in 2000 with Heifer International Foundation, with gifts from family and friends in Iowa and Colorado. Every year, income from the Harold and Lois Banwart Memorial will be used by Heifer International to help families produce food and income...  Read More...

Norma Bardes

Norma was born May 21, 1916 and passed on December 6, 2008. She was a generous supporter of Heifer through a bequest in which her legacy will support Heifer’s work for years to come.  Read More...

Nina Bardwell

A memorial was established in 1995 with Heifer International Foundation from the bequest of Nina Bardwell. Every year, income from the Nina Bardwell Memorial will be used by Heifer International to help families produce food and income for themselves.  Read More...

Barry Barnes

Believing in hands-on learning, Barry chose his last gift to be a "silent professor" as a body donor to Des Moines University. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Heifer International, Habitat for Humanity, or a Hospice of the donor's choice.  Read More...

Willard Bartel

A memorial was established in 1990 with Heifer International Foundation with gifts from Ursula and Willard Bartel of Chino California, dairypersons, members of the board of HPI and Heifer International Foundation.  Read More...

Annis Bassler

Mrs. Bassler completed a Master's Degree at the College of the Pacific. She devoted her life to teach the message of Jesus. Annis' faith and hope in the power and mission of organized women in the Christian Church remained a strong incentive throughout her life.  Read More...

Lena Erma Beck

Lena Beck enjoyed cooking and gardening, but her greatest love was her family. Her devotion to them and constant concern for their well-being was her passion in life.  Read More...

Russell Clifford Beck, Sr.

Clifford Beck was a supporter of Heifer International, and was a Heifer Seagoing Cowboy, delivering goats to Mexico. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, and he enjoyed his garden and flowers. He especially enjoyed spending time at family gatherings.  Read More...

Samuel Bennehoff

Dr. Samuel Bennehoff loved Heifer International so much that he often thought of moving to Arkansas to be near the International headquarters. A memorial was established in 1992 with Heifer International Foundation from his bequest.  Read More...