January 28, 2014


Jamie Dawn Liechti, 35, of Arcadia, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha, Neb., surrounded by her family.

Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll with the Rev. Dennis Bailey of First United Methodist Church in Carroll officiating. Organist for the service will be Ellen Severin, and soloist will be Jake Gute. Casket bearers will be her brothers Dean, Darrell, Dan and Dale Liechti, and nephews Josh Liechti and Nik Rasmussen. Honorary casket bearers will be her nephew Charles Liechti and great-niece Jayda Liechti.

Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, at Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll with a prayer service at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Jamie's name, and memorials may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left for Jamie's family at www.dahnandwoodhouse.com.

Born Oct. 12, 1978, in Carroll, Iowa, she was a daughter of Earl and Jeanett (Anderson) Liechti. Jamie lived the majority of her life in Arcadia and attended Ar-We-Va School. Jamie enjoyed country music, cards, puzzles, books, and holding hands. Jamie was the heart of her family and admired by many for her vibrant sense of humor.

Jamie is survived by her mother Jeanett of Arcadia; three sisters, Joleen Bolger (Alan) of Grimes; Joan Hansen of Sac City; and Jan Rasmussen (Tim) of South Sioux City, Neb.; four brothers, Dean Liechti (Cheryl Koch) of Carroll; Darrell Liechti (Beth Schmidt) of Carroll; Dan Liechti (Mindy) of Sheldon; and Dale Liechti (Rebecca) of Carroll; three nephews, Josh Liechti (Kenzie), Nik Rasmussen and Charles Liechti; a great-niece, Jayda Liechti; an uncle, several aunts and cousins.

Jamie was preceded in death by her grandparents and her father.