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Obituaries from December 2007

Dale Kabrick (12/31/07)
Funeral services for Dale Kabrick, 90, of Spencer, were held Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Revs. David Kruse and Michael Sharp officiated the service. Burial took place at Fairview Cemetery in Langdon. Dale passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2007, at St. Luke's Nursing Home in Spencer...
Mary L. Clapp (12/31/07)
Mary L. Clapp, 78, of Linn Grove, passed away Friday, December 21, 2007, at the Sioux Care Center in Sioux Rapids. Services for Mary were held on Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Riverside Presbyterian Church in Linn Grove. Rev. Russell Westbrook officiated...
Mary Bjornstad Heinrichs (12/27/07)
Services for Mary Bjornstad Heinrichs, 48, of Okoboji, will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at the Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Rev. Kenneth A. Seifried will preside over the service. Visitation will take place at the Turner Funeral Home in Milford one hour prior to the services on Friday...
Makinley M. Mills (12/28/07)
Funeral services were held Thursday, Dec. 27 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garner for Makinley M. Mills, 15 month old daughter of Jeremy and Dawn Mills of Garner. The Rev. Dale Glawatz officiated. Burial was in Concord Township Cemetery in Garner. On Dec. 22, 2008, Makinley passed away at home in the loving embrace of her father and mother, with big brother Dalton at their side...
Clifford "Bud" Spears (12/27/07)
Clifford "Bud" Spears, 71, of Russellville, formerly of Storm Lake, passed away Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at Legacy Lodge Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle, Ark. Rev. Ed Anderson will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Military honors will be provided by Boyce-Woods Veterans of Foreign War Post No. 3141 of Dardanelle and burial will be in Brearley Cemetery...
Tami Pullen (12/27/07)
Funeral services for Tami Pullen, 50, of Spencer, will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. The Revs. Russell Muilenburg and Gary Wunderlich will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer at a later date...
Robert Dean Noble (12/27/07)
Funeral services for Robert Dean Noble, 77, of Hartley, were held Wednesday, December 26, 2007, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Hartley. Rev. David Ericksen officiated the service. Interment took place at Ocheyedan Township Cemetery of Ocheyedan. Robert passed away December 22, 2007, at Hartley Senior Wellness Center...
Carol Lake (12/27/07)
Carol Lake, 86, of Spencer, passed away Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at Spencer Hospital in Spencer. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007, at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service, with lunch and a time of fellowship immediately following the service...
Carl Edward Birchard (12/27/07)
Services for Carl Edward Birchard, 47, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Spencer. Rev. Harry Mcalpine will officiate the service. Carl passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2007, at the Spencer Hospital...
Dale Kabrick (12/26/07)
Funeral services for Dale Kabrick, 90, of Spencer, will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Revs. David Kruse and Michael Sharp will officiate the 11 a.m. service. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Langdon. Mr. Kabrick passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2007, at Spencer Hospital in Spencer...
Tami Pullen (12/26/07)
Funeral services for Tami Pullen, 50, of Spencer will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. The Revs. Russell Muilenburg and Gary Wunderlich will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer at a later date. Ms. Pullen passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2007, at Spencer Hospital in Spencer...
Don McQueen (12/22/07)
Memorial services for Don McQueen 80, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m., today, Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. The Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, with military services to be conducted by the Iowa Army National Guard...
Ruth Allen (12/22/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ruth Allen, 79, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer. Ruth passed away Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007, at Avera-McKennan Hospital of Sioux Falls, S.D...
Ruth Allen (12/21/07)
Funeral services for Ruth Allen, 79, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation with the family present will be from 5-8 p.m. tonight at Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Kenneth Maurer (12/21/07)
Funeral services for Kenneth Maurer, 84, of Sutherland, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, at the Church of Christ in Sutherland. The Rev. Don Gordon will officiate. Burial will be at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Military services will be conducted by the American Legion Post No. 152 of Sutherland following the graveside services...
Don McQueen (12/20/07)
Memorial services for Don McQueen 80, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate. Visitation will begin after 3 p.m. on Friday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. Friday evening at the Grace United Methodist Church. Viewing will be held only on Friday evening at the church...
Kenneth Maurer (12/20/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Kenneth Maurer, 84, of Sutherland, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, at the Church of Christ in Sutherland. Rev. Don Gordon will officiate. Burial will be at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Military services will be conducted by the American Legion Post No. 152 of Sutherland following the graveside services...
Donald McQueen (12/19/07)
Services are pending for Mr. Donald McQueen, 80, of Spencer, who passed away Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Roger Lundt (12/19/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Roger Lundt, 66, of Spencer, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. today with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Marie Miller (12/19/07)
Marie Miller, 98, of Storm Lake, passed away Sunday, Dec. 16, 2007, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at St Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Friends may call from 3:30-8 p.m. today at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Roger Lundt (12/18/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Roger Lundt, 66, of Spencer, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. on Wednesday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Robert J. 'B.J.' Biddle (12/18/07)
Funeral services for Robert J. "B.J." Biddle, 22, took place at New Hope Community Chapel in Emmetsburg, Monday, Dec. 17, 2007. Rev. David VanHuevelen and Rev. David D. Biddle officiated the services. On Jan. 4, 1985, God gave Robert Joseph "B.J." Biddle to Philip and Ann Biddle of Emmetsburg. He was the third and middle blessing to the Biddle family. He spent his younger years in Emmetsburg...
Candidates: Naughty or Nice? (12/17/07)
Plans for this column are to write about presidential candidates, and we will in just a minute; but first I want to talk about a Congressional vote earlier this week. The naughtiest of the naughty pointed the finger at themselves earlier this week, distinguishing themselves by turning their backs on Christmas...
Phyllis Wilken (12/17/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Phyllis Wilken, 83, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Annette K.Ruhs Kruse. There will be no visitation. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery of Everly...
George S. Johnson (12/17/07)
George S. Johnson passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2007, at the Golden Living Center in Pierre, S.D. George S. Johnson was born April 14, 1934, the son of Milo Ingram and Frances Viola (Murray) Johnson in Laurens. He was raised and educated in Laurens, graduating from Laurens High School...
Phyllis Wilken (12/14/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Phyllis Wilken, 83, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Annette K.Ruhs Kruse will officiate There will be no visitation. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery of Everly...
Luella Margaret Rickers (12/14/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Luella Rickers, 89, of Sutherland, will take place at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the Warner Funeral Home...
Verna Mae Roth (12/14/07)
Mrs. Verna Mae Roth, 72, of Milford, passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. A funeral service was held Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Milford. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Milford...
Danny Lislie DeWitt (12/13/07)
Danny Lislie DeWitt, 64, of Coolidge, Ariz., passed away at home on Dec. 11, 2007. Simes Mortuarties is in charge of arrangements. Danny was born on Sept. 15, 1943, at Spencer to William and Elizabeth (Hamilton) DeWitt. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Orville, Orvan, Kenneth, and Vernon; and a sister, Dawn...
Wayne Rogne (12/13/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Wayne Rogne, 89, of Spencer, formerly of Linn Grove and Hartley, will be held at 11 a.m., today, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007, at Trinity Lutheran Church of Linn Grove. Rev. Mark Youngquist will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m., Wednesday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Spencer...
Wanda Lee Hewitt (12/12/07)
Wanda Lee Hewitt, 65, passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007. Funeral services for Wanda are scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at Hudson Funeral Home in Lander, Wyo. Visitation will occur prior to the service. Burial will take place at Mount Hope Cemetery, Lander, Wyo...
James Steve Beving (12/12/07)
Services for James Steven Beving, of Phoenix, Ariz, were conducted at the Messenger funeral Home in Scottsdale, Ariz. on Dec. 2, 2007. He was born in Spencer on March 22, 1959, and passed away in Phoenix on Nov. 29, 2007. Jim grew up on a farm in northern Clay County and graduated from Everly High School in 1977. ...
Carl Winterboer (12/11/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Carl Winterboer, 85, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 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...
Nina Merle Hamrick (12/11/07)
Funeral services for Nina Merle Hamrick, 75, of Spencer, will be held Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Leroy Riemer will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Visitation for Nina be held at 12 p.m., today with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Deb Cochran (12/11/07)
Funeral services for Deb Cochran, 46, of Milford, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Darrell Wayne Bailey (12/11/07)
Darrell Wayne Bailey, 84, Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Capital Region Medical Center. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2007, at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home of Jefferson City. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home...
Wayne Rogne (12/11/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Wayne Rogne, 89, of Spencer, formerly of Linn Grove and Hartley, will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007, at Trinity Lutheran Church of Linn Grove. Rev. Mark Youngquist will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m., Wednesday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Spencer...
Timothy Mills (12/08/07)
Memorial services for Mr. Timothy Mills, 60, of Greenville, will be held at 10 a.m., today, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Nina Merle Hamrick (12/08/07)
Nina Merle Hamrick Funeral services for Nina Merle Hamrick, 75, of Spencer, will be held Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Leroy Riemer will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Mrs. Hamrick passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at her home in Spencer...
Carl Winterboer (12/07/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Carl Winterboer, 85, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m., Monday with the family present from 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the First English Lutheran Church...
Timothy Mills (12/07/07)
Memorial services for Mr. Timothy Mills, 60, of Greenville, will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Deb Cochran (12/07/07)
Services are pending for Deb Cochran, 46, of Milford, formerly of Spencer, who passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at home. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Marvin Anderson (12/07/07)
Services for Mr. Marvin Anderson, 72, of Sioux Rapids, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Clair Boes will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. today with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Marvin Anderson (12/06/07)
Services for Mr. Marvin Anderson, 72, of Sioux Rapids, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Clair Boes will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. on Friday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Leon Oglesby (12/06/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Leon Oglesby, 79, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer. There will be a military service conducted by the American Legion - Glen Pedersen Post 1 of Spencer...
Robert Molnar (12/05/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Robert Molnar, 42, of Peterson, will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at First Congregational Church of Peterson. Rev. Charles Hall 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 in Peterson...
Marvin Anderson (12/04/07)
Services are pending for Mr. Marvin Anderson, 72, of Sioux Rapids, who passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Fla. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Robert Molnar (12/04/07)
Funeral services for Robert Molnar, 42, of Peterson, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at First Congregational Church of Peterson. Rev. Charles Hall 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 in Peterson...
Leon Oglesby (12/04/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Leon Oglesby, 79, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 2 p.m. Wednesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home...
Matthew P. Seivert (12/04/07)
Matthew P. Seivert, 81, passed away at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD on Nov. 29, 2007, at the age of 81. No service of interment information was provided. Matthew P. Seivert, the son of Mahias and Sophia (Kuta) Seivert, was born on April 26, 1926, at Ashton. Matt lived his youth and attended school in Ashton. While still living in Ashton, he worked for farmers in the area, and for a short time worked at Armors Egg Plant in Sheldon were he met his future wife, Gertrude...
Velma Sophia Vogt (12/04/07)
Funeral services for Velma Sophia Vogt, 96, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Hartley. Rev. Steve Campbell will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Pleasant View Cemetey of Hartley. Velma passed away on Dec. 1, 2007, at the Baum Harmon Mercy Hospital in Primghar...
Helen Elaine Rohwer (12/04/07)
Funeral services for Helen Elaine Rohwer, 83, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Dec . 4, 2007. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery of Sutherland. On Nov. 29, 2007, Helen passed away at Sutherland Care Center in Sutherland at the age of 83...
Virginia Ketcham (12/04/07)
Services for Mrs. Virginia Ketcham, 80, of Spencer, were held Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes officiated the service. Interment will take place at Fairview Cemetery of the Meadow in rural Langdon at a later date...
Virginia Ketcham (12/03/07)
Services for Mrs. Virginia Ketcham, 80, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. Sunday with family present from 2-4 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home...
Maxine Bliss (12/01/07)
There will be no formal services for Mrs. Maxine Bliss, 90, of Spencer, who passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007, at Longhouse Residence of Spencer. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer. Maxine Bliss, the daughter of Clarence and Wilda (Wise) Ellis, was born Jan. 25, 1917, in Spencer. She attended school in Spencer and graduated from Spencer High School in June of 1935...
Harvey F. Evans (12/01/07)
Funeral services for Harvey F. Evans, 87, of Ruthven, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Ruthven. Rev. Jim Gochenouer will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Crown Hill Cemetery of Ruthven...