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Obituaries
Catherine Grell (03/27/15)
Memorial services for Catherine (Cathy) Grell, 66, of Woodward, will be held Saturday, April 11, at 10 a.m. at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church in Perry. Visitation will be Friday, April 10, with a PEO service being held at 5:30 p.m. and then family available from 6-7 p.m. ...
Ruth Williams (03/25/15)
Ruth Selma Marie (Trulin) Williams was born December 9, 1913, in De Soto, Iowa. When Ruth was very young, she and her family moved to Boone, Iowa where her dad worked for S. Hanson Lumber and then later owned a general store. Ruth graduated from Boone High School in 1932...
Ilo Hatten (03/25/15)
Funeral Services for Ilo Hatten were held Wednesday, March 25, at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake Ilo F. Hatten, daughter of Lawrence and Mae (Barricks) Hatterscheid, was born on Dec. 12, 1913, in Corwith, Iowa. Her childhood was spent in Corwith where she graduated high school in 1931. In 1935, she married Edgar Hatten at the "Little Brown Church" in Nashua. The couple lived in Britt until moving to Spencer in 1938...
Merle Adams (03/25/15)
Graveside memorial services for Merle "Tate" Adams, 86, of Laurens, formerly of Gillett Grove, will be conducted Thursday, March 26, at 1:30 p.m. at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. There will be no visitation...
Eleanor King (03/23/15)
Services for Eleanor King, 98, of Sugar Land, Texas, formerly of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 26, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning noon Wednesday, with the family present from 5:30-7 p.m., at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Lee Schmidt (03/19/15)
Services for Lee Schmidt, 61, of Port Charlotte, Florida, formerly of Everly and Milford, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 21, at Warner Funeral Home in Everly. Rev. Curtis Batschelet will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning one hour prior to the service at Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Helen DeVries (03/19/15)
Funeral services for Helen DeVries, of Graettinger, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 21, at United Methodist Church in Graettinger. Rev. Rick Johnson will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted from 5-7 p.m. tonight at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Graettinger...
Donald King (03/18/15)
Donald H. King, 78, of Weeki Wachee Florida entered into eternal rest peacefully March 6, 2015. Formerly from Spencer, Iowa, Don moved his family to Florida in 1980. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Carol King; children Sheryl Mims, Shelley Lewis, Dawn Love and Dean King; fifteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. ...
Lura Johnson (03/16/15)
Services for Lura Mae Johnson, 89, of Tempe, Arizona, formerly of Spencer, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Visitation with the family present will be conducted beginning 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Morgan King (03/13/15)
Morgan Dale "Bud" King, 94, passed away peacefully in Reno, Nevada, on Jan. 11, 2015. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Mary Ann King. Born on Feb. 4, 1920, in Dickens, Iowa, to the late Frank and Grace King, Bud was the eldest of three children. He was preceded in death by a sister Yvonne Kampfe, of Phoenix, Arizona. Sally Johnson, his surviving sister, resides in Phoenix...
Charles Mills (03/13/15)
Funeral services for Charles Mills, 89, of Spencer, formerly of Sioux Rapids, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 14, at First United Church in Sioux Rapids. Rev. Curtis Batschelet will officiate the service. Visitation with the family will be conducted from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Dorris Brooks (03/13/15)
Services for Dorris Brooks, 90, of Spencer, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 15, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 1:30 p.m. Sunday prior to the memorial service at the church...
Steven Beaton (03/12/15)
Funeral services for Steven Beaton, 57, of Spencer, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 14, at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. Rev. Larry Neiderhiser will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, March 13, at Hope Reformed Church, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. Internment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer following services at the church...
Sharon Shumski (03/06/15)
A celebration of life Service for Sharon "Ma" L. Shumski, 68, of Fairmont, Minnesota, will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at 7 p.m. at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Visitation will be 5 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Sharon died Thursday, March 5, surrounded by her family at the Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont. The Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Fairmont is in charge of arrangements...
Jim and Barb McKay (03/06/15)
In the words of Rev. Kay Hooper, Jim and Barb McKay are together again in peace and in the loving arms of God. Jim departing this life on Dec. 8, 2014, and Barb on Feb. 24, 2015. A memorial service celebrating their lives will be held at a later date in Spencer at Grace United Methodist Church...
Steven Koenig (03/04/15)
Steven E. Koenig, 65, passed away on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, while battling cancer in the Spencer Hospital. Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 7, 2015, at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Sioux Rapids. Burial will follow in the Rosehill Cemetery in Gillett Grove. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids is in charge of the arrangements...
Michael Craig (03/04/15)
Michael Wayne Craig, 57, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, passed away at his home on Feb. 27, 2015. Mike, the son of Dwayne and Charlene Craig, was born March 20, 1957. He received his education at Everly, then served three years in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Enterprise, before being honorably discharged...
Viv Keninger (03/02/15)
Services for Viv Keninger, 92, of Spencer, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning noon Wednesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Evelyn Wigdahl (03/02/15)
Services for Evelyn V. Wigdahl will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, at Zion Lutheran Church in Ruthven. Rev. Tom Summerfield will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning 4 p.m. Thursday at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven...