Julia Maggie Kauzlarich Ferrall

Posted October 11, 2012 at 12:35 pm


June 24, 1921 – Sept. 30, 2012

Julia Maggie Kauzlarich Ferrall was born June 24, 1921 in Melcher, Iowa.  She became an angel on Sept. 30, 2012 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, Iowa, surrounded by her children after a long wonderful life filled with love.

  Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 at the United Church of Monticello, with interment in Oakwood Cemetery.  Friends called after 9:30 a.m. at the church.   Rev. Jean Sullivan officiated at the services.

Julia and her husband, Bob, owned and operated Ferrall Drug Store in downtown Monticello for 31 years.  Julia treasured each and every moment with her children and grandchildren.

 She was a 50-year member of the Order of Eastern Star and a member of the United Church of Monticello.  She loved to play cards, shop, make crafts, decorate her home for the holidays and read.  Julia was active until her death.

  Left to treasure her memory are her children, William (Gail) Ferrall, Robert and Soda Ferrall, Karen (John) Barnhizer, Kevin (Laura) Ferrall; her grandchildren, Stacia (Matt) Ritter, Jaime Ferrall, Leslie (Bret) Barnhizer, Natalie Barnhizer, Rachel Ferrall, Joshua Ferrall, Sean Ferrall; seven great-grandchildren; her sisters, Sylvia Turner and Irma (John) Taylor. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert.

Thoughts, memories and condolences may be left at www.goettschonline.com.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Camp Courageous of Iowa.