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Obituaries from November 2007

Steven Olson (11/30/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Steven Olson, 59, of Sacramento, Calif., formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at Warner Funeral Home of Everly. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the memorial services at Warner Funeral Home of Everly...
Augusta Leitch (11/30/07)
Funeral services for Augusta Leitch, 98, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, at St. Joseph Catholic Church of Milford. Msgr. Kenneth Seifried will officiate the service. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery of Milford. Augusta passed away Monday, Nov. 26, 2007...
Glenn E. Griswold Sr. (11/30/07)
Services for Glenn E. Griswold Sr. will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Crestview Memorial Park under the direction of Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home, Wichita Falls, Texas. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home...
Steven Olson (11/28/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Steven Olson, 59, of Sacramento, Calif., formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at Warner Funeral Home of Everly. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the memorial services at Warner Funeral Home of Everly...
Arlene Tielbur (11/28/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Arlene Tielbur, 80, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Spencer, will take place at 1 p.m., today Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Kathleen L. Thompson (11/28/07)
Funeral services for Kathleen L. Thompson, 70, of Cylinder, were held Monday, Nov. 26, 2007, at First United Methodist Church of Emmetsburg. Rev. David A. Morris officiated the service. Interment took place at Evergreen Cemetery of Emmetsburg. Kathleen passed away Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007, at North Iowa Mercy Medical Center in Mason City...
Irvin Carl Riessen (11/27/07)
Funeral services for Irvin Carl Riessen, 91, were held on Monday, Nov. 26, 2007, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Hartley. Revs. Phil Andreason and David Ericksen officiated. Interment took place at Pleasant View Cemetery of Hartley. Irvin passed away at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2007...
Lloyd L. Lund (11/27/07)
Services for Lloyd L. Lund, 86, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007, at First United Methodist Church of Estherville. Rev. David A. Morris will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Laurens Cemetery in Laurens. Lloyd passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, at Hilltop Center in Spirit Lake...
Arlene Tielbur (11/27/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Arlene Tielbur, 80, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Spencer, will take place at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Kay Hooper will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 12 p.m. today with the family present from 6-7 p.m...
Dorothy Pingel (11/23/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Pingel, 84 of Sutherland will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 24, 2007 at Bethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., today with the family present from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland...
Beatrice Coover (11/26/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Beatrice "Bede" Coover, 93, of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m. today, November 23, at the Spencer Family Church. Rev. Larry Neiderhiser will officiate. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery. The Warner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Dorothy Pingel (11/21/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Pingel, 84, of Sutherland, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 24, 2007, at Bethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., Friday with the family present from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland...
Ruth Mary Rogness (11/21/07)
Funeral services for Ruth Mary Rogness, 89, of Westminster, Md., and formerly of Royal, will be held today, Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. The Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Ms. Rogness passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at Carroll Hospice in Westminster, Md...
David Noethe (11/20/07)
Funeral services for David Noethe, 53, of Spencer were held Monday, Nov. 19, 2007, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Paul Hansen officiated the service. Burial took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Military services were conducted by American Legion Glen Pedersen Post No. 1. Mr. Noethe passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at his home in Spencer...
Blanche Elliott (11/20/07)
Funeral services for Blanche Elliott, 87, of Spencer, will be held today, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake. The Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake...
Jim Sterling (11/20/07)
Funeral services for Jim Sterling, 61, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Nov. 15, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. The Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Sterling passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Pearl S. Stauch (11/20/07)
Pearl S. Stauch, 90, West Des Moines, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2007, at the Kavanagh House on 56th Street in Des Moines. Memorial services will be 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 23 at McLaren's Chapel with burial at Milford Cemetery, Milford. Pearl was born June 10, 1917, in Milford, to Ole and Inga Severtson. ...
Edwin P. Madsen (11/20/07)
Edwin P. Madsen, 78, of Rembrandt, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Services for Mr. Madsen were held on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007, at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Laurens. Rev. Allan Reicks and Rev. Dale Launderville concelebrated the Mass of Christian Burial...
Jim Sterling (11/19/07)
Funeral services for Jim Sterling, 61, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Nov. 19, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. The Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. A Rosary Service at 3:30 p.m. and a Catholic Vigil Service at 4 p.m. will be held at the Warner Chapel in Spencer...
Ruth Mary Rogness (11/19/07)
Funeral services for Ruth Mary Rogness, 89, of Westminster, Md., and formerly of Royal, will be held Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. The Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Ms. Rogness passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at Carroll Hospice in Westminster, Md...
David Noethe (11/19/07)
Funeral services for David Noethe, 53, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Nov. 19, 2007, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Military services will be conducted by American Legion Glen Pedersen Post #1. Mr. Noethe passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at his home in Spencer...
Blanche Eiiiott (11/19/07)
Funeral services for Blanche Elliott, 87, of Spencer, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake. The Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake. Ms. Elliott passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Edwin P. Madsen (11/17/07)
Services for Mr. Edwin P. Madsen, 78, of Rembrandt, Iowa, will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Laurens with Rev. Allan Reicks and Rev. Dale Launderville concelebrating the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be at Lone Tree Cemetery at Sioux Rapids with full military rites presented by the Sioux Rapids American Legion Post 394...
Mary James King and Steven L. King (11/16/07)
Burial services for Mary James King and Steven L. King wil beld at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 19, 2007, at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer. A brief graveside service is planned. Mary passed away in 2005 and Steven passed away in 2007. Mary was the former Mary James, born in Spencer to Gilbert and Vera James in 1932. She was married to Lowell King, also of Spencer...
Robert Keepers (11/16/07)
Services for Robert Keepers, 58, of Spencer, will be held at 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home of Emmetsburg. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Robert passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at his home in Spencer...
Robert Keepers (11/15/07)
Services for Robert Keepers, 58, of Spencer, will be held at 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home of Emmetsburg. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Robert passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at his home in Spencer...
Dolores Bina (11/15/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dolores Bina, 72, of Sutherland, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at the Church of Christ, Sutherland. Rev. Don Gordon will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m., Wednesday, with the family present from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral in Sutherland...
Robert Keepers (11/14/07)
Services for Robert Keepers, 58, of Spencer, will be held at 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home of Emmetsburg. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Robert passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at his home in Spencer...
James Patrick Murray (11/14/07)
Funeral services for James Patrick Murray were held Monday, Nov. 12, 2007, at St. Joseph Catholic Church of Milford. Msgr. Kenneth Seifried officiated the service. Interment took place at Calvary Cemetery of Milford. Graveside rites were conducted by Milford American Legion Post 384...
John Owan Gabhart (11/14/07)
The visitation for John Owan Gabhart was from 2-7 p.m. followed by a memorial service until 8 p.m. Sunday, at Rago Brother Funeral Home, 7751 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, Ill. John was born June 6, 1936, in Dickens. His public service career began in the Cook County Forest Preserve where he worked for 33 years. He began as a forester but was quickly promoted to Administrative Assistant to the General Superintendent on March 2, 1970...
Rose Knudtson (11/14/07)
Services for Rose Knudtson were held Monday, Nov. 12, 2007, at Little Sioux Lutheran Church of Milford. Rev. Tom Dettmer officiated the service. Interment was held at Little Sioux Lutheran Cemetery of Milford. Rose passed away on Nov. 8, 2007, at the St. Lukes Lutheran Home where she had been a resident since 1999...
Mary Alexander (11/14/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Alexander, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Webb, will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Trinity United Methodist Church of Webb. Rev. Julie McCullough and Rev. Brad Alexander will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m., today with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Dolores Bina (11/13/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dolores Bina, 72, of Sutherland, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at the Church of Christ, Sutherland. Rev. Don Gordon will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m., Wednesday, with the family present from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral in Sutherland...
Mary Alexander (11/13/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Alexander, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Webb, will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Trinity United Methodist Church of Webb. Rev. Julie McCullough and Rev. Brad Alexander will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m., today with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Joyce Davidson (11/13/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Davidson, 90, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer...
Frieda Kimball (11/09/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Frieda Kimball, 92, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer...
Opal Kaiser (11/09/07)
Funeral services for Opal Kaiser, 95, of Sutherland, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church...
Opal Kaiser (11/08/07)
Funeral services for Opal Kaiser, 95, of Sutherland, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church...
Boden Wayne Anderson (11/08/07)
Private family services for Boden Wayne Anderson, infant son of Eric and Karen Anderson, of Spencer, will be held. Revs. Ed Murray and Roger Linnan will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. tonight with the family present at the Warner Funeral Home...
Evelyn Josephine Hugunin (11/08/07)
No visitation or formal services are being planned for Evelyn Josephine Hugunin, 87, who passed away Thursday, Nov. 2, 2007, at Longhouse Residence in Spencer. Evelyn Josephine Hugunin, the daughter of James Knox and Katie (Wells) (Houston) Shields, was born June 28, 1920, in Peterson. She was raised in the Dickens area, where she received her education, graduating from Dickens High School in 1938...
Frieda Kimball (11/07/07)
Funeral services g for Mrs. Frieda Kimball, 92, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 2 p.m., Thursday at the First English Lutheran Church with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Bev Zittritsch (11/07/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Bev Zittritsch, 66, of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Shurmaine McAlpine will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., today, with family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Ruth Andersen (11/07/07)
A celebration of life service for Mrs. Ruth Andersen, 87, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007, at First Presbyterian Church of Spirit Lake. Rev. Clint Loveall will officiate the service. A public gathering will be held from 5-8 p.m., tonight at Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Bev Zittritsch (11/06/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Bev Zittritsch, 66, of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Shurmaine McAlpine will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., today, with family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Frieda Kimball (11/06/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. Frieda Kimball, 92, of Spencer, who passed away on Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Ruth Andersen (11/06/07)
A celebration of life service for Mrs. Ruth Andersen, 87, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007, at First Presbyterian Church of Spirit Lake. Rev. Clint Loveall will officiate the service. A public gathering will be held from 5-8 p.m., Wednesday at Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Bonita "Bonnie" Ann Harrison (11/06/07)
Funeral services for Bonnie Harrison, 60, of Mankato, Minn., will be held today, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007, at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Evelyn Josephine Hugunin (11/06/07)
No visitation or formal services are being planned for Evelyn Josephine Hugunin, 87, who passed away Thursday, Nov. 2, 2007, Arrangements are being handled by Warner Funeral Home of Spencer.
Ila (Tanhoff) Alesch (11/06/07)
Funeral services for Ila (Tanhoff) Alesch, 89, of Spencer, were held Monday, Nov. 5, 2007 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Deb Mechler officiated the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial took place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Ila (Tanhoff) Alesch passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2007, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Beverly Zittritsch (11/02/07)
Funeral services for Beverly Zittritsch, 66, of Spencer, are pending. Beverly Zittritsch passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Ruth Andersen (11/02/07)
Funeral services for Ruth Andersen, 87, of Spencer, are pending. Ruth Mildred Andersen passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Bonnie Harrison (11/02/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. "Bonnie" Harrison, 60, of Mankato, Minn., formerly of Spencer, who passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2007, at Hillcrest Care Center of Mankato. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Maxine Quee (11/02/07)
Funeral services for Maxine Quee, 86, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Maxine Quee passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2007, at Spencer Hospital...
Johanna Erickson (11/02/07)
Funeral services for Johanna Erickson, 93, of Spencer, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Erickson passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2007, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Patricia Whittenburg (11/02/07)
Private family services for Ms. Patricia Whittenburg, 80, of Spencer, will be held at a a later date. Patricia passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Patricia Jean Whittenburg, the daughter of Charles T. and Florence (Wischmeyer) Whittenburg was born Sept. 7, 1927, in Dickens. Her childhood years were spent in rural Dickens. She attended school and graduated from Lake Center High School...
Maxine Quee (11/03/07)
Funeral services for Maxine Quee, 86, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Nov. 5, 2007 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Maxine Quee passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2007 at Spencer Hospital...
Bonnie Harrison (11/03/07)
Funeral services for Bonnie Harrison, 60, of Mankato, Minn., will be held Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007 at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Bonnie Harrison passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2007 Hillcrest Health Care Center in Mankato, Minn...
Dean Reese (11/03/07)
Funeral services for Dean Reese, 82, of Peterson, will be held Saturday, Nov. 3, 2007 at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Military services will be conducted by Dean-Underwood Post No. 10 of Peterson following the graveside services. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson...
Ila Tanhoff Alesch (11/03/07)
Funeral services for Ila Tanhoff Alesch, 89, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Nov. 5, 2007 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Ila Tanhoff Alesch passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2007 at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Johanna Erickson (11/03/07)
Funeral services for Johanna Erickson, 93, of Spencer, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Erickson passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2007 at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Ila Tanhoff Alesch (11/02/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. Ila Tanhoff Alesch, 89, of Spencer who passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2007, at St. Luke Lutheran Home of Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
George Ashford Sayre (11/02/07)
George Ashford Sayre, 83, of Rogers died Oct. 3, 2007, at Concordia Health Care Center in Bella Vista, Ark.. A graveside service was held at National Cemetery in Fayetteville, with military honors. George was a career officer for the U.S. Navy. He served in many theaters from World War II to Vietnam. His last assignment, prior to his retirement in 1966, was as director of both enlisted and officer training divisions at the Fleet Sonar School in Key West, Fla...
Dean Reese (11/02/07)
Funeral services for Dean Reese, 82, of Peterson, will be held Saturday, Nov. 3, 2007, at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Military services will be conducted by Dean-Underwood Post No. 10 of Peterson following the graveside services. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson...
Dean Reese (11/01/07)
Funeral services for Dean Reese, 82, of Peterson, will be held Saturday, Nov. 3, 2007, at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Military services will be conducted by Dean-Underwood Post No. 10 of Peterson following the graveside services. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson...