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At Johnson Funeral Service we offer genuine compassion and the most caring attention to your family after the loss of a loved one.  We listen to your family's needs and wishes, offer suggestions and straighforward answers to your questions, and create a personalized ceremony that will honor your family traditions as well as celebrate A Life Well Lived.

We are a family owned, moderately priced, full service funeral home.  Our family has resided in Newton and the Jasper county area for 5 generations.  We offer Traditional burial services as well as cremation services.  Our prices are low because we keep our overhead low, keeping family budgets in mind.  

     We guarantee you the lowest prices in the area, we will not be undersold.

Thank you for considering us when planning your funeral services.  We are honored by the trust and confidence you have placed in us and we strive for your continued satisfaction.  We hope our website will help you with answers to questions you may have.  Please consider prearranging your services, it is a gift to your family.  If you prefund your prearrangements you stop the rise in prices.  Whether you are looking at options for later or if you are in need of immediate assistance, please feel free to call us.    

          We are available day and night, every day of the year, 641-521-8521.

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We have added new features for your convenience.  They include:

  • Ordering Flowers directly from our site
  • Enhanced Obituaries with a Guest Book, Automatic Email Subscription when new notices are posted
  • New ways to send condolences such as food gifts and sympathy cards

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Frequent Questions
Common questions answered regarding death and funeral / cremation.