Bertrand Funeral Homes

Helping Families Connect, Honor & Remember

We offer unique opportunities for families to create healing moments after loss. Our experience, coupled with our perspective on the importance of ceremony, will help you discover ways to pay tribute. Whether traditional or unique, these tributes allow us to love, laugh, and live well again.

We will guide your family in creating a meaningful ceremony to honor the life and memory of a loved one. A ceremony can be anything you wish it to be: simple or elaborate, traditional or unique.

- Staff Members of Bertrand Funeral Homes

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Our Community Events

  • Movie Night at Nearwood Winery
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Nearwood Winery, 210 E Robinson St, Knoxville, IA, United States Saturday Night is movie night! Read more

  • Knoxville Dance Team Craft / Vendor Fair
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Knoxville High School - 1811 W. Madison St., Knoxville, IA $1 / Person at Door Over 20 Vendors! Concessions & Baked Goods Trick or Treats for kids in costume! Cute Halloween Photo Op Live Pricesses and Characters available for photos & autographs! Coloring Corner / Activities for kids! $1 / per activity suggested donation ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE KNOXVILLE DANCE TEAN!!!!! Read more

  • Wine & Cheese Pairing Experiences at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA (map) Description We usually think of cheese when we think of wine, but some wine and cheese pairings are more complementary than others. Tassel Ridge Winery has selected four different Iowa cheeses and has paired them with Tassel Ridge wines. Try these pairings and see which are your favorites! Great weather on the weekends makes this a particularly nice time to come on down to the Winery for a relaxing hour or two that can include a tasting, tour, and great conversation with our knowledgeable Tasting Room staff. Read more

  • Wine & Chocolate Pairing Experiences at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA Experience how Wine & Chocolate complement one another at Tassel Ridge Winery. Tassel Ridge Winery has paired four Tassel Ridge wines with four different chocolates from Chocolaterie Stam. Taste all four and find your favorite(s)! $10 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $5 per person, plus tax. Read more

  • Geocaching 101 at Lake Red Rock
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Lake Red Rock - Howell Station Landing (Meet by the parking lot closest to the old bridge)You're never too old for hide-and-seek. Have some fun and give geocaching a try! This sport uses the technology of GPS (Global Positioning Systems) to hunt for caches hidden in the area. Bring your own GPS or borrow one from us for the activity. Learn some of the basics and then try it on your own when you travel anywhere. Programs are free of charge and no reservations are needed. For more information, contact the Corps of Engineers office at (641) 828-7522 or (641) 628-8690. Read more

  • Live Music at Lunch with Art Horgan, Christine Meyers & Andrew Meyers at The Coffee Connection
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    The Coffee Connection - 213 E. Main St., Knoxville, IA Read more

  • Steak Night at VFW
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    VFW John Myers Post, 413 Lincoln St, Knoxville, IA Read more

  • Nearwood Winery & Marion County Writers Workshop at Marion County Park
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Marion County Park - Willetts Dr., Knoxville, IA Join us at the Marion County Park around the bonfire for Scary Stories & Potluck. Read more

  • Live Music: Monday Mourners at Peace Tree Brewing Company
    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Peace Tree Brewing Company - 107 W. Main St., Knoxville, IA Live music by the Monday Mourners in their first performance at Peace Tree. If you like Americana, Roots and Alt Country, this is one show you'll want to catch! Cover Charge $5.00 Free for Tree House Members (ask about becoming a member) Read more

  • Sunday Cribbage Tournament at Nearwood Winery
    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Nearwood Winery - 210 E. Robinson St., Knoxville, IA Doors open at 12:00 PM (noon). Entry fee is $5.00. Depending on how many play we will have cash prizes. Read more

  • Wine & Cheese Pairing Experiences at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA We usually think of cheese when we think of wine, but some wine and cheese pairings are more complementary than others. Tassel Ridge Winery has selected four different Iowa cheeses and has paired them with Tassel Ridge wines. Try these pairings and see which are your favorites! Great weather on the weekends makes this a particularly nice time to come on down to the Winery for a relaxing hour or two that can include a tasting, tour, and great conversation with our knowledgeable Tasting Room staff. $10 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $5 per person, plus tax. Read more

  • Wine & Chocolate Pairing Experiences at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA Experience how Wine & Chocolate complement one another at Tassel Ridge Winery. Tassel Ridge Winery has paired four Tassel Ridge wines with four different chocolates from Chocolaterie Stam. Taste all four and find your favorite(s)! $10 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $5 per person, plus tax. Read more

  • Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Blood Drive
    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Marion County Extension Office, Conference Center - 210 N. Iowa St., Knoxville, IA To schedule an appointment call the blood center at 800-452-1097 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Donor Eligibility Criteria: Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 with parental permission form available through www.bloodcenterimpact.org) and weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. or MVRBC Donor Card is required to donate. About Blood Donation: Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure may be accepted as eligible donors. Read more

  • Knoxville Kiwanis - Missoula "Blackbeard the Pirate"
    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Mon, October 27, 3:45pm – Sat, November 1, 8:15pm Celebrate Community Church - 1005 N. Lincoln St., Knoxville, IA Children in Grades K-12 Auditions: Monday, October 27, 2014 @ 3:45 PM Rehearsals: Monday, October 27th - Friday, October 31st. 3:45 pm to 8:15 pm each evening* Show Date: Saturday, November 1st (3:00 pm & 5:30 pm) *Please note that not all age groups are required to rehearse all evenings / days. We encourage you to come to auditions for any questions & timelines. Auditions, Rehearsals and Performances will be at Celebrate Community Church - 1005 N. Lincoln St., Knoxville Sponsored by the Knoxville Noon Kiwanis Read more

  • Knoxville Community School District Board Meeting
    Monday, October 27, 2014

    KCSD Administrative Office - 309 W. Main St., Knoxville, IA Read more

  • Square Dance Lessons at the Knoxville Rural Fire Department
    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Knoxville Rural Fire Department - 102 W. Main St., Knoxville, IA Want to have tones of fun while exercising??? Want to meet new friends??? Want to put a little swing back into your step??? What: Square Dance Lessons When: Every Monday night starting Oct. 13th Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Where: Knoxville Rural Fire Station - (Please do not park in lot east of station) Who: Singles & Couples, age 10 to 100, are welcome For more information call Jo at 641-891-4810 or Dee at 641-891-0438 First two lessons are free to try us out. $20 for ten lessons Come join us on Monday nights starting October 13th!! Read more

  • Preschool Story Time at Knoxville Public Library
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Knoxville Public Library - 213 E. Montgomery St., Knoxville, IA Read more

  • Author Linda McCann at Knoxville Public Library
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Knoxville Public Library - 213 E. Montgomery St., Knoxville, IA The new book from Iowa author, Linda Betsinger McCann, author of the "Lost Towns" series, looks at the 13 year span of time known as "Prohibition" through the lens of Eastern Iowa townspeople and others. From farmers who grew corn used in making illegal liquor, to the bootleggers who trafficked it and the gangsters who sold it, Eastern Iowa saw its fair share! Ms. McCann will be at the Knoxville Public Library to discuss her book “Prohibition in Eastern Iowa” on October 28 at 6 p.m. She will discuss her book “Prohibition in Eastern Iowa,” which looks at the 13 year span of time known as "Prohibition" through the lens of Eastern Iowa townspeople and others. From farmers who grew corn used in making illegal liquor, to the bootleggers who trafficked it and the gangsters who sold it, Eastern Iowa saw its fair share! You will be surprised to read how this period in our national history transpired in, and impacted, Iowa. Read more

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