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Obituaries
Maurice Dougal (08/25/14)
A funeral service for Maurice Dougal, 91, of Milford, was held Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Burial was at Lone Tree Cemetery. Maurice Rolland Dougal, the eldest son of Adelbert Isaac and Goldya Violet (White) Dougal was born May 8, l923, in Dunlap. His early childhood years were spent in Dunlap and Missouri Valley. When Maurice was 14, his family moved to Everly. He graduated from Everly High School in 1940...
Irene Schuknecht (08/25/14)
Funeral services for Irene Schuknecht, 89, of Sutherland, formerly of Hartley, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26 with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Sutherland...
Nelson Ellsworth Jr. (08/25/14)
Nelson "Nels" Ellsworth Jr., 90, of Mankato, Minnesota, and formerly of Spencer, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at Pathstone Living in Mankato. A memorial service honoring Nelson's life will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28 at the Northview -- North Mankato Mortuary. A visitation will begin at 10 a.m. and continue until the time of the service. Private family burial will be in Spirit Lake. Memorials are preferred to the Mayo Clinic Health System -- Mankato Hospice Program...
Dustin Heacock (08/25/14)
Funeral services for Dustin Heacock, 26, of Fort Meyer, Virginia, formerly of Storm Lake and Omaha, Nebraska, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service...
Joe Geerdes (08/25/14)
Funeral services for Joe Geerdes, 57, of Everly, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 at Warner Funeral Home in Everly. Rev. Dan Taylor will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday with the family present from 7-8:30 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Ardis Long (08/25/14)
Funeral services for Ardis Long, 83, of Phoenix, Arizona, formerly of Spencer, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 3 p.m. Friday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. Friday evening at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Dustin Lee Heacock (08/22/14)
Services are pending for Mr. Dustin Lee Heacock, 26 of Ft. Meyer, Virginia, who passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at Creighton Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Virginia Stearns Moyer Lear (08/22/14)
Graveside services for Virginia Lear, formerly of Sutherland, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Coffee fellowship will be conducted after the services at the Sutherland Church of Christ.
Ward R. John (08/22/14)
Ward R. John, age 88, of Storm Lake, died Thursday, August 21, at North Lake Manor in Storm Lake. Funeral Mass will be held Monday, August 25, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial will follow in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. until the beginning of the service at the church. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Marie Patricia Horan Solberg (08/22/14)
Marie Patricia Horan Solberg Paddy Solberg, 72, passed away surrounded by her family after a short but courageous battle with cancer on August 21, at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 26, at 1:30 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church of Cylinder (Depew), Iowa, with...
Shirley Barnard (08/21/14)
Funeral services for Shirley Barnard, 85, of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Shirley Barnard (08/20/14)
Funeral services for Shirley Barnard, 85, of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Kay Kunath (08/20/14)
Funeral services for Kay Kunath, 90, of Spencer, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Spirit Lake. Rev. Carl Mann will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Doris Ginger (08/20/14)
Funeral services for Doris Ginger, 92, of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning at 4 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer...
Kay Kunath (08/18/14)
Funeral services for Kay Kunath, 90, of Spencer, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Spirit Lake. Rev. Carl Mann will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Rita Sollazzo (08/18/14)
Rita Raye Vance Sollazzo, 71, passed away Thursday evening, Aug. 14, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home. Rev. Paul Dziadul will officiate. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday evening, beginning at 5 p.m., until the hour of service. ...
Marty Matthiesen (08/15/14)
Services for Marty Matthiesen, 57, of Spencer, will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Matthiesen passed away Thursday, Aug. 14 at his home in Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements...
Justine 'Joan' Berkland (08/15/14)
Services for Justine "Joan" Berkland will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 at Faith Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Lee Laaveg will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 4 p.m. Sunday at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven...
Goldie Miller (08/13/14)
Funeral services for Goldie Miller, 85, of Spencer, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 at United Methodist Church in Ruthven. Rev. Carolyn Hollar will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 3 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Kay Kunath (08/11/14)
Services are pending for Kay Kunath, 90, of Spencer, who passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2014 at Longhouse Residence in Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Goldie Miller (08/11/14)
Funeral services for Goldie Miller, 85, of Spencer, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 at United Methodist Church in Ruthven. Rev. Carolyn Hollar will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 3 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Darlene Petitt (08/11/14)
Darlene J. Petitt, 81, of Sheldon, passed away on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at the Sanford Sheldon Senior Care in Sheldon. Her service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon with Rev. Craig Nissen officiating. Burial will be in the St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Sheldon...
Ramalee Pearson (08/07/14)
Ramalee Elaine Pearson, 88, died Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Tempe, Arizona. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 11, at the United Methodist Church in Estherville, under the direction of Schuchert Funeral Home, Spirit Lake. Ramalee was born on May 21, 1926, in Buffalo, Kansas, to Estell Knight and Lola Love Resler. ...
Mary Foxhoven (08/07/14)
A funeral service for Mary Foxhoven, 81, of Arnolds Park, will be held Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. Burial will be at Okoboji Cemetery. Mary Denise Boyles Foxhoven, daughter of Maude Twogood Boyles and Everett Palmer Boyles was born April 30, 1933 in Everly.
 Mary attended Everly Community School where she played basketball for the Everly Cattlefeeders. ...
Jay Hessman (08/06/14)
Funeral services for Jay Hessman, 52, of Lexington, Kentucky, formerly of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Visitation with the family present will be conducted beginning 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...