Cover photo for Julie A. Garmoe's Obituary
Julie A. Garmoe Profile Photo
1958 Julie 2023

Julie A. Garmoe

March 31, 1958 — May 17, 2023

Mount Pleasant

MOUNT PLEASANT- Julie Anne Garmoe, 65, of Mt Pleasant, died Wednesday May 17, 2023 at the Southeast Iowa Regional Hospice House in West Burlington, IA.

Julie was born March 31, 1958, in Burlington, Iowa, the daughter of Ted and Arlene (Hoit) Scherer. She graduated from New London High School in 1976. On September 1, 1979, she married Michael Garmoe at the Oakland Mills Church. She lived her entire life in Henry County working at Heatilator, as Assistant Administrator of the Fellowship Cup, as Greeter at Walmart, and as Cookie Master at the family bakery, “Batter and Dough.” Julie loved history and history books. She enjoyed flowers, crocheting, quilting, reading and especially time with her children and grandchildren. She was member of Grace Community Friends Church.

Julie is survived by her husband, Michael; two daughters, Mary Garmoe and Sarah Garmoe of Mount Pleasant; one son Micah (Maria) Garmoe of Mount Pleasant; three grandchildren, Abigail, Agatha, and Richard Garmoe; and her mother, Arlene Scherer.

She was preceded in death by her father; one sister, Christie Scherer; and two brothers, Ron and Alan Scherer.

Memorial Service will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 23, 2023, at the Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday, May 22, at the Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel. The family will be present to greet friends beginning at 4:00 p.m. A memorial fund has been established for the American Cancer Society.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Julie A. Garmoe, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, May 22, 2023

1:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Family will greet friends from 4-6 pm.

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Memorial Service

Tuesday, May 23, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1918

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree