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Obituaries from April 2007

John Groote (04/30/07)
Funeral services for Mr. John Groote, 62, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. today, Saturday, April 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at a later date. Special military services will be conducted by American Legion - Glen Pedersen Post 1...
Hazel May Crooks (04/30/07)
Funeral services for Hazel May Crooks, 88 , of Lake Park, were held Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Rev. Chris Ebbers officiated the service. Interment took place at Excelsior Township Cemetery. Hazel passed away Saturday, April 21, 2007, at Lake Park Care Center in Lake Park...
Jeanne Nolting (04/30/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Jeanne Nolting, 81, of Milford, will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Saturday, April 28, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Milford Cemetery...
Jeanne Nolting (04/27/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Jeanne Nolting, 81, of Milford, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 28, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation with the family will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home in Spencer...
Arnold Martin Kuester (04/27/07)
Funeral services for Arnold Martin Kuester, 91, of Prescott Valley, Ariz., will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2007, at Immanual Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley. Arnold passed away Monday, April 23, 2007, at Yavapai Regional Medical Center in Prescott...
Jurene 'Jeri' Murray (04/27/07)
Memorial services for Jurene "Jeri" Murray, 58, of Aurora, Colo., will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 28, 2007, at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel of Estherville. Rev. Doug Burton will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service Saturday at the funeral home...
Elaine K. Cooke (04/27/07)
A celebration of Elaine K. Cooke's life will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, May 18, 2007, at Zion Lutheran Church of Ruthven. Elaine passed away Dec. 2, 2006, in Mexico, Mo. Elaine, also known as Snookie, was born Dec. 20, 1934, in Ruthven. She grew up on the family farm in rural Ruthven and graduated from Gillett Grove High School. ...
Jeanne Nolting (04/26/07)
Jeanne Nolting Funeral services for Mrs. Jeanne Nolting of Milford are pending. Jeanne passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
John Groote (04/26/07)
Funeral services for Mr. John Groote, 62, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at a later date...
Ruth Ferne Dahlhauser (04/26/07)
Funeral mass for Ruth Ferne Dahlhauser, 91, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 27, 2007, at St. Cecelia Catholic Church of Algona. Rev. Paul Eisele will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 5-7:30 p.m. Thursday with a rosary at 6 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m...
Betty Louise Bang (04/26/07)
Funeral services for Betty Louise Bang, 68, of Spencer, will take place at 10:30 a.m. today, Thursday, April 26, 2007, at Dickens United Methodist Church. Rev. Moody Colorado and Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Dickens Cemetery...
Merle James Campbell (04/25/07)
Memorial services for Merle James Campbell, 61, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of the Royal area, will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the service. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the services...
Joan Noel (04/25/07)
Funeral services for Joan Noel, 83, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 25, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation with the family present will begin one hour prior to the services at the funeral home...
John Groote (04/25/07)
Services are pending for John Groote, 62, of Spencer, who passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at Spencer Hospital of Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Eva Vena Schoorman (04/24/07)
Funeral services for Eva Vena Schoorman, 96, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at First Congregational Church of Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Casket bearers will be Gary Schoorman, Dave Schoorman, Wes Schoorman, Mike Wolthuis, Cedric Winterboer and Wesly Simpson...
Clara 'Jean' Oestenstad (04/24/07)
Funeral services for Clara "Jean" Oestenstad, 77, of Spencer, were held Monday, April 23, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Paul Hansen officiated the 10:30 a.m. service. Casket bearers were Kari Scarborough, Kimberly Nelson, Jacob Olin, Molly Olin and Joshua Olin...
Joan Noel (04/24/07)
Funeral services for Joan Noel, 83, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation with the family present will begin one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Hazel Crooks (04/24/07)
Funeral services for Hazel Crooks, 88, of Lake Park, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2007, at Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Visitation will begin one hour prior to service time. Interment will be at Excelsior Township Cemetery. Hazel passed away Saturday, April 21, 2007, at Lake Park Care Center in Lake Park...
Merle James Campbell (04/24/07)
Memorial services for Merle James Campbell, 61, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of the Royal area, will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the service. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the services. Interment will take place at a later date...
Betty Bang (04/24/07)
Funeral services for Betty Bang, 68, of Spencer, will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 26, 2007, at Dickens United Methodist Church. Rev. Moody Colorado and Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 6:30-8 p.m. Interment will take place at Dickens Cemetery...
Joan Noel (04/21/07)
Funeral services will be held for Joan Noel, 83, of Spencer. Ms. Noel passed away Friday, April 20, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of the arrangements.
Clara "Jean" Oestenstad (04/20/07)
Funeral services for Clara "Jean" Oestenstad, 77, of Spencer, will be held Monday, April 23 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Ms. Oestenstad passed away (Wednesday, April 18, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Jean Oestenstad (04/20/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. Jean Oestenstad, 77 of Spencer who passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Dellas Oman (04/20/07)
Services for Dellas Oman, 92 of Ruthven will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Friday, April 20, 2007 at United Methodist Church of Ayrshire. Rev. Jim Gochenouer will officiate the service. Casket bearers will be Dellas's grandchildren. Dellas passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at the Ruthven Community Care Center...
Thomas "Tom" Edward Krout (04/20/07)
Funeral services for Tom Krout, 57, of Spencer, will be held today, Friday, April 20, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. The Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Krout passed away Monday, April 16, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn...
Ann Marie Langfitt (04/19/07)
Memorial services for Mrs. Ann Marie Langfitt, 35 of Hartley will be held at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, April 19 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Hartley. Rev. Dave Ericksen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the memorial services at the church...
Josephine A. Gardner (04/19/07)
A funeral service for Josephine A. Gardner, 94, of Arnolds Park was held Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at the Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Interment took plalce at the Okoboji Cemetery, Arnolds Park. Josephine passed away April 13 at Hilltop Care Center in Spirit Lake...
Merle James Campbell (04/19/07)
Memorial services are pending for Merle James Campbell, 61 of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Royal. Merle passed away in an Arizona hospital on Saturday, April 14, 2007. Merle was born to Ben and Dar Campbell on Nov. 23, 1945, After growing up in Royal, Merle moved to Phoenix where he pursued his career in teraching for many years...
Ernest Laverne Larson (04/19/07)
Funeral services for Earnest Laverne Larson, 88, of Spencer, will be held Friday, April 20, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. The Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Larson passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Earnest Larson (04/18/07)
Funeral services for Earnest Larson, 88, of Spencer, will be held Friday, April 20, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. The Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Larson passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Tom Krout (04/18/07)
Funeral services for Tom Krout, 57, of Spencer, will be held Friday, April 20, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. The Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Krout passed away Monday, April 16, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn...
Ivan Cushing (04/18/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Ivan Cushing, 88 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. today with the family present from 7-8 p.m...
Josephine Gardner (04/17/07)
A funeral service for Josephine Gardner, 94, of Arnolds Park will be held at 2 p.m. today, Tuesday, April 17 at the Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Interment will be at the Okoboji Cemetery, Arnolds Park. Josephine passed away April 13 at Hilltop Care Center in Spirit Lake...
Dale Morris Belken (04/13/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Dale Morris Belken, 67 of Ruthven will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 16, 2007 at the graveside at Northlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Gary Nims will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. There will be a lunch following the service at Grace United Methodist Church...
Catherine Roberta Bradford (04/14/07)
There will be no services for Mrs. Catherine Roberta Bradford, 87 of Spencer who passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2007 at Spencer Hospital. Her body will be donated to the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements...
Allen Harry Ott (04/13/07)
Funeral services for Allen Harry Ott, 93 of Spencer, formerly of Everly will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 14, 2007 at Bethany Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. today with the family present from 4-6 p.m...
Claire Scotlock (04/13/07)
Claire E. Scotlock Funeral services for Claire E. Scotlock, 89 of McMinnville, Ore. will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2007 at First Presbyterian Church of McMinnville. Pastor John Ailstock is officiating. Burial will be in Layton Cemetery in Yellville, Ark...
Clifford R. Plagman (04/11/07)
Funeral services for Clifford R. Plagman, 77 of Milford were held Tuesday, April 10, 2007 at Turner Funeral Home of Milford. Rev. Tim Nappe officiated the service. Honorary casket bearers were Kirk Hundtmark, Harvey Nerness, John Senn, Denny Kintzi, Robert Rickabaugh and Bib Walters...
Arie "Spence" Bliek (04/10/07)
Services for Arie "Spence" Bliek, 82 of Emmetsburg will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Tuesday, April 10 at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Emmetsburg. Rev. Dennis Angland will officiate. Interment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery of Emmetsburg. Casket bearers will be Lauren Orr, Wayne Smith, Richard Naig, Gaylord Naig, Roger Daum and Larry Porath...
Marlin "Bob" Boyer (04/05/07)
Marlin "Bob" Boyer, 74 of Spencer passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2007 in Yuma, Ariz. A visitation and memorial will be held at Johnson Mortuary from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2007. Bob will be laid to rest at Fort Rosecrans in San Diego, Calif...
Thomas Ross Trosper (04/04/07)
Thomas Ross Trosper, 67, of Dakota Dunes passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2007, at a Sioux City hospital following a lengthy illness. Services were held Saturday, March 31, 2007 at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel, with the Rev. Dan Doran of First Evangelical Free Church/chaplain, Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., officiating...
Lucille (Lucy) Humphrey (04/04/07)
Lucille (Lucy) Humphrey, 68, passed away March 19, 2007 in Portland, Ore. She was the daughter of Adrian (Tuffy) and Pearl Hughes of Spencer. A celebration of life memorial service was held at the Rose City Cemetery Chapel in Portland on March 23, 2007 where Lucy was laid to rest...
Thomas M.C. Darnall, Sr. (04/04/07)
Thomas M.c. Darnall, Sr. 57, of Ruthven passed away March 28, 2007, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 3, at at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven. The Rev. Brott officiated the 2 p.m. service. Burial was at Crown Hill Cemetery in Ruthven...
Louie A. Holmberg (04/04/07)
Louie A. Holmberg, 94, of Estherville and formerly of the Dickens area passed away Monday, April 2, 2007, at his farmstead in rural Estherville. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 6, at Wallingford Lutheran Church in Wallingford. The Rev. Tedd Rieke will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery in Ruthven...
Marlin "Bob" Boyer (04/03/07)
Marlin "Bob" Boyer, 74 of Spencer passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2007 in Yuma, Ariz. A visitation and memorial will be held at Johnson Mortuary from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2007. Bob will be laid to rest at Fort Rosecrans in San Diego, Calif...
Bernard William "Bill" Decker (04/03/07)
Bernard William "Bill" Decker, 63, of Rembrandt passed away Saturday, March 31, 2007 in the Royal C. Johnson Veterans Medical Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. Funeral services for Bill will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2007 at the Sioux Rapids Baptist Church...
Marlene Joyce Taylor (04/03/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Marlene Joyce Taylor, 72 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m., today, Wednesday, April 4, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer...
Marlene Taylor (04/03/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Marlene Taylor, 72 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 4, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. today with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...