Ralph Eugene Hanson

Ralph Eugene Hanson,  age 88,  of Council Bluffs,  Iowa,  passed away May 23, 2016.





Ralph was a supervisor for Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, retiring in 1982 after 30 years of service.  He was also a member of the Telephone Pioneers.

Obituary and further information at the Independence Bulletin-Journal | Obituaries: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bulletin-journal/obituary.aspx?n=ralph-eugene-hanson&pid=180110913&fhid=6862&eid=sp_ommatch

Mabel Larson

Mabel Larson,  age 78,  of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and previously of Boyd, Minnesota,  passed away May 19, 2016.







Mable had a life long career at Northwestern Bell as a telephone operator.  After retiring in 1997, Mabel was honored to receive an award for her perfect attendance over 38 and a half years.

Obituary and further information at Miller Funeral Home: http://www.millerfh.com/sitemaker/sites/Miller4/obit.cgi?user=84194507_MLarson

Larry Richard Harper

Larry Richard Harper,  age 82,  of Adel, Iowa, passed away May 17 2016.
Larry Harper Obituary

Larry began his career as a telephone lineman with Northwestern Bell, retiring in 1984.   After retiring, he began his own telephone business, Larry’s Telephone Service, and was fondly referred to as “Pa Bell of Adel”.

Larry was a member of Communication Workers of America and the Telephone Pioneers.

Obituary and further information at Des Moines Register | Obituaries: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/desmoinesregister/obituary.aspx?n=Larry-Harper&pid=180040975