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Obituaries from June 2007

Gail "Pete" Peterson (06/30/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Gail "Pete" Peterson, 87 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 30, 2007 at Grace United Methodist Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Casket bearers will be Greg Foote, Ron Mills, Lyle Cretsinger, Norm Olson, Glen Chenhall and Bob Barringer...
Gail 'Pete' Peterson (06/29/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Gail "Pete" Peterson, 87, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 30, 2007, at Grace United Methodist Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Evelyn Christensen Brees (06/29/07)
Graveside services for Mrs. Evelyn Christensen Brees, 93, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, July 2, 2007, at Barnes Township Cemetery in Linn Grove. Rev. Russell Westbrook will officiate the service. There will be no visitation, A time of fellowship will be held at Riverside Presbyterian Church of Linn Grove immediately following the graveside services...
LaVern 'Cliff' Clifford (06/27/07)
Funeral services for LaVern "Cliff" Clifford, 82, of Spencer, formerly of Milford, were held Tuesday, June 26, 2007, at Union Memorial Church in Milford. Mr. Clifford passed away Monday, June 18, 2007, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Honorary casket bearers were Angela Lynn Clifford, Tracy Ann Gonzalez, Kristen Sue Clifford, Heather Christine Caissie, David Brandon Barber, Tara Marie Phillips, Trivia Mae Phillips, and Dolly Anders Phillips...
Kim B. Christensen (06/27/07)
Kim B. Christensen, 53, of Phoenix, Ariz., passed away June 23, 2007, in Phoenix. A memorial service is being planned at a later date in Phoenix. Kim was born in Spencer, Oct. 12, 1953, son of David and Yvonne (Mohr) Christensen. Kim moved to the Phoenix area in 1970...
Josephine Virginia Larson (06/27/07)
Graveside services for Mrs. Josephine Virginia Larson, 84, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Wednesday, June 27, 2007 ,at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service...
Eula Hungate (06/27/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Eula Hungate, 99, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 29, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Emmnauel Das will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 7-8:30 p.m...
Helen Mary Glaser (06/27/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Mary Glaser, 99, of Hartley, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at Trinity United Church of Christ of Hartley. Rev. Steve Campbell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the church...
Desiree Elizabeth Crist (06/27/07)
Funeral services for Desiree Elizabeth Crist, 16 of Sutherland will take place at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 28, 2007, at Bethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland. Rev. Leroy Riemer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 10 a.m. today with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Sutherland...
Josephine Larson (06/26/07)
Graveside services for Mrs. Josephine Larson, 84, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Eula Hungate (06/26/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Eula Hungate, 99, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 29, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Emmnauel Das will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 7-8:30 p.m...
Helen Glaser (06/26/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Glaser, 99, of Hartley, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at Trinity United Church of Christ of Hartley. Rev. Steve Campbell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the church...
Desiree Crist (06/26/07)
Funeral services for Desiree Crist, 16, of Sutherland will take place at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 28, 2007, at Bethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland. Rev. Leroy Riemer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 10 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Sutherland...
Reed Frank Vetter (06/26/07)
Reed Frank Vetter, 79, of Spencer, passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. There will be no formal services. .A celebration of life will be held at a later date by his family. Reed, the son of Frank and Eva Kranzler Vetter, was born Sept. 27, 1927, in Eureka, S.D...
Rev. Richard Stephen Jensen (06/26/07)
Rev. Richard Stephen Jensen 62, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2007, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., today, Tuesday June 26, 2007, at the First United Methodist Church of Northwood. Rev. Wendi Gillan and Rev. Jim Morris will officiate...
Milo Myers (06/26/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Milo Myers, 77, of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Tuesday, June 26, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Cemetery of Spencer. Casket bearers will be Rick Dean, Larry Smith, Doug Alger, Mike Dean, Scott Smith and Kyle Smith...
Lucille Eva Walstrom (06/25/07)
Funeral Services for Lucille Eva Walstrom, 88, of Royal, took place Thursday, June 21, 2007, at St. Louis Catholic Church, Royal. Rev. Robert Brown officiated. Pallbearers were Gerald Zeller, Carl Simmons, Alfred V. Wessling, Adam Walstrom, Travis Walstrom and Jason Trierweiler...
John W. Roberts (06/25/07)
John W. Roberts, 83, formerly of Rossie, passed away on May 19, 2007, at Torrance, Calif. after a very short illness. A private family memorial will be held. John was the son of Vern and Lily (Struve) Roberts. He was born on March 19, 1924, at Lincoln Township, Clay County. He received his education at Rossie, graduating from high school in 1941...
Dorothy Evelyn Howard (06/25/07)
Funeral services for Dorothy Evelyn Howard, 82, of Ruthven, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2007, at Holy Family Catholic Church of Emmetsburg. Rev. Clem Currans will officiate the service. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Monday at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg...
George Owen McMillin (06/22/07)
George Owen McMillin passed away Sunday, June 17, 2007, south of Spencer from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. George was cremated and his memorial service will be held Monday, June 25, 2007, at 10 a.m. at Sellergren-Lindell-DeMarce Funeral Home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Rev. Caryn Pedersen, officiating...
Kenneth Roger Woolston (06/22/07)
Funeral services for Kenneth Roger Woolston will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, June 22, 2007, at Maple Grove Church of God in Sutherland. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate the service. Casket bearers will be Bill Gropp, Dick Mulsow, J. Trost, Keith Trost, Matt Trost and David Woolston...
Phyllis Helen Oviatt (06/22/07)
Funeral services for Phyllis Helen Oviatt, 69, of Spencer will be held Saturday, June 23, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Harry McAlpine will officiate the 10 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Oviatt passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Verlyn 'Ray' Zesiger (06/22/07)
Verlyn "Ray" Zesiger, 73, passed away June 20, 2007, in Las Vegas, Nev. Services are pending in Las Vegas, Nev. Ray was a Korean Veteran from 1952-1956. He was preceded in death by his sister Joyce; his mother and father, Marge and Lloyd -- both of Everly...
LaVern 'Cliff' Clifford (06/22/07)
Funeral services for LaVern "Cliff" Clifford, 82, of Spencer, formerly of Milford, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2007, at Union Memorial Church in Milford. Mr. Clifford passed away Monday, June 18, 2007, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Theodore Rhinehold Kosta (06/22/07)
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2007, at the United Methodist Church in Everly for Theodore Rhinehold Kosta, 96, of Spencer, formerly of Everly. Mr. Kosta passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate and burial will be at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly...
Lana Richards (06/21/07)
Lana Richards, 73, of Spencer passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at Spencer Hospital. Graveside services will be held today, Thursday, June 21, 2007 at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Cheri Gelner will officiate the 3 p.m. service. Lana Joyce Richards, the daughter of Jess and Ruby (Orvis) Lockey, was born Dec. ...
Pearl Adolf (06/21/07)
Pearl Adolf, 82, of Sanborn, formerly of May City, passed away Friday, June 15, 2007 at Prairie View Home in Sanborn. Funeral services will be held today, Thursday, June 21, 2007 at St. John's Lutheran Church in May City. Rev. Paul Johnson will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Harrison Township Cemetery in May City...
Phyllis Oviatt (06/21/07)
Funeral services for Phyllis Oviatt, 69, of Spencer will be held Saturday, June 23, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Harry McAlpine will officiate the 10 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Oviatt passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at Spencer Hospital...
Ted Kosta (06/21/07)
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2007 at the United Methodist Church in Everly for Ted Kosta, 96, of Spencer, formerly of Everly. Mr. Kosta died Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at Spencer Hospital. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate and burial will be at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly...
LaVern 'Cliff' Clifford (06/21/07)
Funeral services for LaVern "Cliff" Clifford, 82, of Spencer, formerly of Milford, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2007 at Union Memorial Church in Milford. Mr. Clifford passed away Monday, June 18, 2007 at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Kenneth Woolston (06/19/07)
Funeral services for Kenneth Woolston, 69 of Sutherland will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 22, 2007 at Maple Grove Church of God of Sutherland. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 10 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland...
Pearl Adolf (06/19/07)
Funeral services for Pearl Adolf, 82 of Sanborn, formerly of May City will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 21, 2007 at St. John's Lutheran Church of May City. Rev. Paul Johnson will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 2 p.m. Wednesday with the family present from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Hartley...
Paul Frederick Johnson (06/19/07)
Memorial services for Paul Fredrick Johnson, 82, of Marshalltown, formerly of Estherville, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2007, with military graveside rites to be performed by VFW Pot 3388 and American Legion Post 91 of Estherville. Interment will be held at High Lake Township Cemetery of rural Wallingford...
Betty Jane Enger (06/19/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Jane Enger, 85, of Spencer, will be held at 1:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, June 19, 2007, at First Congregational Church of Spencer. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Casket bearers will be Nathan Enger, Tim Brinkley, Bob Rose, Jim Morony, Dean Saunders and Don Bartlett...
Donald Clarence Steffen (06/16/07)
Funeral services for Donald Clarence Steffen, 80, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. today, Saturday, June 16, 2007 at the First Congregational Church in Spencer. The Revs. Wendy Van Tassell and Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer at a later date...
Betty Enger (06/16/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Enger, 85 of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at First Congregational Church of Spencer. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Visitation will begin on Monday at 12 p.m. with the family present from 5-9 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Merlon William Tesch (06/15/07)
Merlon William Tesch, 80 of Hartley passed away on Monday, June 11, 2007, at home. Funeral Services will be held Friday, June 15, 2007 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Hartley. Rev. Dave Ericksen will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Interment will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery of Hartley...
Robert Ernest Mugge (06/15/07)
Robert Ernest Mugge, 82, of Everly passed away Sunday, June 10, 2007, at at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held Friday, June 15 at United Methodist Church in Everly. The Rev. Karen Larson will officiate the 11 a.m. service...
Lorin Donaldson (06/15/07)
Lorin Donaldson, 94, of Lake Havasu, Calif., formerly of Milford, passed away June 13, 2007. A Lodge of Sorrow will be conducted by the Elks Lodge 2399 at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 17, 2007. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Havasu, P.O. Box 597, Lake Havasu City, Ariz. 86405...
James Gregory Brown (06/15/07)
Funeral services were held Monday, June 11, for James Gregory Brown, 34, of Riverdale, Ark., who passed away on June 7, 2007. He graduated from Jonesboro High in 1991 and was preceded in death by a sister Kellie Adcock. He is survived by his wife Michelle King Brown of Riverdale; children James Brown Jr. ...
Marlyn 'Bud' Brueggeman (06/14/07)
Marlyn "Bud" Brueggeman, 82, of Lake Park, formerly of Harris, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2007, at Lake Park Care Center in Lake Park. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at Concordia Lutheran Church in Lake Park. Rev. Gerald Gauthier officiated the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial was in Union Cemetery in Harris...
Marvin Lecher (06/14/07)
Marvin F. Lecher, 85, of Janesville, Wis., formerly of Spencer and Sanborn, passed away Monday, June 4, 2007, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville. A visitation was held Thursday evening, June 7, 2007, at the Whitcomb-Lynch-Albrecht Funeral Home in Janesville. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Primghar...
Donald Steffen (06/14/07)
Funeral services for Donald Steffen, 80, of Spencer, will be held Saturday, June 16, at the First Congregational Church in Spencer. The Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the 11 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer at a later date. Mr. Steffen passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at his home in Spencer...
Merlon Tesch (06/13/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Merlon Tesch, 80, of Hartley, will take place at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 15, 2007, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Hartley. Rev. Dave Ericksen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Hartley...
Lester L. Rhodes (06/13/07)
Lester L. Rhodes, 88, of Grimes, passed away on Tuesday, June 12, at his home. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday June 15, 2007, at Windsor Heights Lutheran Church, Des Moines. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 14, 2007, at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel...
Bob Mugge (06/13/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Bob Mugge, 82, of Everly and Mesa, Ariz., will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, June 15, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Karen Larson will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Marlyn D. 'Bud' Brueggeman (06/13/07)
Funeral Services for Marlyn D. "Bud" Brueggeman, 82, of Lake Park, who passed away Saturday, June 9, 2007, at the Lake Park Care Center, were held Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at the Concordia Lutheran Church in Lake Park. Interment followed at the Union Cemetery in Harris...
Steven L. Langholz (06/13/07)
Steven Lyle Langholz, 51, of Spencer passed away Sunday, June 10, 2007, at Spencer Municipal Hospital. A private prayer service was held with all his loved ones at his side. There will be no burial as per his wishes The body will be cremated. Arrangements are under the direction of Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Marvin F. Lecher (06/13/07)
Marvin F. Lecher, age 85, a longtime Janesville resident and businessman, passed away Monday evening, June 4, 2007, at Mercy Hospital. Interment took place Friday, June 8, 2007, at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Primghar. He was born Nov, 4, 1921, in Sanborn, the son of the late Anthony and Lillian (Hoppe) Lecher. ...
Dorothy Jean Knudson (06/13/07)
Funeral services for Dorothy Jean Knudson, 78, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, June 13, 2007, at North Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery of Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate. Casket bearers will be Bryan Momsen, Jr. Williams, Gary Nelsen, Eldon Larsen, Joey DeBoer and Greg Birchard...
Betty Joyce Witt (06/12/07)
Funeral services for Betty Joyce Witt, 85, will be held at 1:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at Trinity United Church of Christ of Hartley. Rev. Jeffrey Filkins will officiate the service. Pallbearers will be: Brian Witt, Brad Witt, Todd Groth, Jim Friemuth, Craig Carr, Brian Anderson, Rick Newcomb and Larry Berg...
Bob Mugge (06/12/07)
Services are pending for Bob Mugge, 82, of Everly and Mesa, Ariz. Bob passed away Sunday, June 10, 2007, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center of Sioux City. Warner Funeral Home of Everly is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Knudson (06/12/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Knudson, 78, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 13, 2007, at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. tonight with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Dennis Ray Carlson (06/08/07)
Dennis Ray Carlson, 54, of Granger, Ind., and formerly of Paullina, passed away Friday, June 1, at St. Joseph Hospital in South Bend, Ind. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 8, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. David Orthmann is officiating the 11 a.m. service...
Margaret Krumm (06/08/07)
Funeral services for Margaret Krumm, 88, of Sheldon, and formerly of Hartley will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 11, at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley. Pastor Dave Ericksen will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. Burial will be at Pleasant View Cemetery of Hartley...
Yvonne June Pullen (06/07/07)
Funeral services for Yvonne June Pullen, 72, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. today Thursday, June 7 at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Phillip Somsen will officiate the service. Casket bearers will be Rodney Birchard, Edward Birchard, David Birchard, Terry Edwards, David Tuttle Jr. and Jason McClain,...
Greg Nissen (06/07/07)
Funeral services for Greg Nissen, 53, of Tuscon, Ariz., formerly of Marshalltown, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 8, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Marshalltown. Rev. Gregg Davison will officiate the service. Friends and family may call at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. today...
Marianne Larsen (06/06/07)
Marianne Larsen passed away on Feb. 5, 2007, at Phoenix. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 8, 2007, at Spencer's Riverside Cemetery. A gathering of family and friends will be at the home of Ms. Helen Geddes, 1214 Grand Ave. in Spencer, following the service...
Mary Myrl (Muetzel) DeVries (06/06/07)
Mary Myrl (Muetzel) DeVries of Edina, Minn., passed away Saturday, June 2, 2007. A celebration of life and resurrection service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2007, at Normandale Lutheran Church in Edina. An opportunity to visit the family will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday in the Fireside Room of Normandale Lutheran Church, 6100 Normandale Rd. in Edina...
Yvonne Pullen (06/06/07)
Funeral services for Yvonne Pullen, 72, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Phillip Somsen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home...
Greg Nissen (06/06/07)
Funeral services for Greg Nissen of Tuscon, Ariz., formerly of Marshalltown and Spencer, are pending. Greg passed away Thursday, May 31, 2007, at his home in Tuscon.
Dennis Ray Carlson (06/06/07)
Funeral services for Dennis Ray Carlson, 54, of Granger, Ind., formerly of Paullina, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. David Orthmann will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Kenneth 'Kenny' Vernon Shryock (06/05/07)
Funeral Services for Kenneth "Kenny" Vernon Shryock, 69, of Graettinger, were held Monday, June 4, 2007, at the Bethel Lutheran Church in Graettinger. Interment took place at Valley View Cemetery, Graettinger. On Friday, June 1, 2007, Kenny passed away at his home in Graettinger...
Dennis Ray Carlson (06/05/07)
Funeral services for Dennis Ray Carlson, 54, of Granger, Ind., formerly of Paullina, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 8, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Smithland. Rev. David Orthmann will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Vonda Steece (06/04/07)
Funeral services for Vonda Steece, 54, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Saturday, June 2, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Interment will take place at a later date. Vonda passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at home in Spencer...