Murals Rock Rapids

15 Jun

Twenty six murals currently dot the landscape of Rock Rapids, Iowa, June 6, 2013, and more are expected. Rock Rapids Mural Society member Norma Jansma explains the mural project began in 2002 as a way of telling the history of the small town. (photo by Jerry Mennenga ©)

Don DeWaay—artist JoeEllen Sorgdrager

Fifth Mural

“Don DeWaay graduated with distinction from University of Iowa in 1940 and immediately began his 50 year practice. During his tenure he served on the State Law Board of Governor’s and served in Italy and Africa during World War II. Born 1916 – Died 1992.”

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