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Obituaries from October 2008

Shirley Smith (10/30/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Smith, 79 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m., today, Friday, Oct. 31, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will be at Dickens Cemetery in Dickens. Shirley passed away Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008 at Spencer Hospital...
Evelyn Welch (10/31/08)
Funeral services for Evelyn Welch, 93, of Arnolds Park will be 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Oct. 31, 2008 at Turner Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Rev. Clint Loveall will officiate the service. Interment will be at Okoboji Cemetery in Arnolds Park. Evelyn passed away Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008 at Lake Park Care Center in Lake Park...
Richard W. Goedicke (10/29/08)
Richard W. Goedicke, 66, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008 at Taylor Hospice House. A funeral service was held Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008 at Sunset Funeral Chapel. He worked as a mechanic for 16 years then worked as a fuel transport driver for 18 years...
John Decker (10/28/08)
John Decker, 87, of 1631 Meadowbrook, Dr. SW, Mason City passed away Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008 at Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit. Memorial services celebrating John's life will be held at 10:30 a..m, Friday, October 31, 2008 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 714 N. Adams, Mason City. Rev. Jon Seda will officiate the service...
Anabel Tielbur (10/29/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Anabel Tielbur, 95 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Wayne Salton (10/29/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Wayne Salton, 76 of Dickens will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Order of the Easter Star and Masonic Service will be held following the funeral service at the First Christian Church...
Dorothy H. Appel (10/28/08)
Funeral services for Dorothy H. Appel, 88 of Graettinger will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 in Bethel Lutheran Church of Graettinger. Rev. Tedd Rieke will officiate the service. Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m., today at Bethel Lutheran Church in Graettinger...
Jeanette "Murf" Barber (10/28/08)
Services for Jeanette "Murf" Barber, 82 will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ruthven. Revs. .Peter Nguyen and Tom Geelan will officiate the service. Visitation will be held after 4 p.m., Tuesday with a Parish Vigil Service at 7 p.m. at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven...
Everett Hintz (10/28/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Everett Hintz, 75 of Everly will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008 at United Methodist Church in Everly. Rev. Annette K. Ruhs Kruse will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly...
Miles Peter Norgaard (10/28/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Miles Peter Norgaard, newborn of Spencer will be held at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Miles is the son of Zach and Tina Norgaard of Spencer. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the funeral service Wednesday at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Shirley Smith (10/28/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Smith, 79 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 31, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 5 p.m., Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Wayne Salton (10/28/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Wayne Salton, 76 of Dickens will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at noon today with the family present from 6-8 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Colleen Speed (10/24/08)
Funeral services for mrs. Colleen Speed, 71 of Webb will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Oct. 24, 2008 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Allen Reicks will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Garfield Cemetery at 2 p.m. Friday following lunch at the church...
E. Harriet Brady (10/24/08)
Services for E. Harriet Brady, 88 will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ruthven. Rev. Luther Thoresen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Crown Hill Cemetery. Harriet passed away on Oct. 22, 2008...
Robert E. Mileham (10/24/08)
Services for Robert E. Mileham, 78 were held Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Emmetsburg. Rev. Clem Currans celebrated the service. Interment took place at St. John Catholic Cemetery in Emmetsburg. Military Graveside Rites were conducted by V.F.W. Post 2295 of Emmetsburg...
Colleen Speed (10/23/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Colleen Speed, 71, of Webb, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Allen Reicks will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 2 p.m. today with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Ruth Margaret Hill (10/23/08)
Ruth Margaret Hill, 94, of Urbana, Ill., formerly of Mason City, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at the Clarke Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at Major Erickson Funeral Home. Rev. Jim Stiles of the First United Methodist Church will officiate...
Lena Adams (10/21/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Lena Adams, 101 of Spencer, formerly of Gillett Grove, will be held at 1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Michael Sharp will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home...
Michael Lee Juchem (10/21/08)
Services for Michael Lee Juchem, 38 were held Monday, Oct. 20, 2008 at First United Methodist Church in Emmetsburg. Rev. Judy DePue officiated the service. Interment took place at Wallingford Cemetery in Wallingford. Michael passed away Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines...
Byron Reed (10/18/08)
Funeral services for Byron Reed, 88, of Peterson, will be held Monday, Oct. 20, 2008 at the United Methodist Church in Peterson. Revs. Roger Maize and Esta Fraley will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. A graveside military service will then be conducted by the Dean Underwood Post No. 10 of Peterson, with burial at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson...
Byron Reed (10/17/08)
Funeral services for Byron Reed, 88, of Peterson, will be held Monday, Oct. 20, 2008 at the United Methodist Church in Peterson. Revs. Roger Maize and Esta Fraley will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. A graveside military service will then be conducted by the Dean Underwood Post No. 10 of Peterson, with burial at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson...
John Reid McCall (10/17/08)
Services for John Reid McCall will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Friday, Oct. 17, 2008 at Turner Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Rev. Richard Porter will officiate. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. John passed away Oct. 12, 2008 at Spirit Lake...
Viola Rolf (10/16/08)
Graveside services for Viola Rolfs, 97, of Cedar Rapids, and formerly of Everly, will be held Friday, Oct. 17, 2008, at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly. The Rev. Loren Ley will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Ms. Rolfs passed away Sept. 17, 2008, in Cedar Rapids...
Hans LeRoy Krogh (10/15/08)
Funeral services for Hans LeRoy Krogh, 80 were held Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008 at Turner Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Rev. David Cox officiated the service. Hans passed away Oct. 5, 2008 at his farm in Spirit Lake. Hans LeRoy Krogh was born February 2, 1928 in Maple Hill, the son of Lars and Sophie (Peterson) Krogh. He attended Maple Hill School...
Donald Dempsey (10/15/08)
Funeral services for Donald Dempsey, 85, of Capistrano Beach, Calif., will be held Friday, Oct. 17, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Gary Byers will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 6 - 7 p.m. Thursday evening at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Alice Hrubes (10/14/08)
Alice Hrubes, 92, of Garner, passed away Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, at the Hancock County Memorial Hospital in Britt. Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 13, 2008, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Duncan. Rev. Brian Dellaert officiated the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial was at St. John's Catholic Cemetery...
Donald Dempsey (10/14/08)
Funeral services for Donald Dempsey, 85, of Capistrano Beach, Calif., will be held Friday, Oct. 10, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Gary Byers will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley. Mr. Donald Dempsey passed away Friday, Oct. 10, 2008 at San Clemente, Calif...
Viola Rolfs (10/14/08)
Graveside services for Viola Rolfs, 97, of Cedar Rapids and formerly of Everly, will be held Friday, Oct. 17, 2008, at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly. The Rev. Loren Ley will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Ms. Rolfs passed away Sept. 17, 2008, in Cedar Rapids...
Donald Clifford (10/11/08)
Donald Raymond Clifford, 89, of Lake Park, formerly of Milford and Spencer, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008. Funeral services were held Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, at Excelsior United Methodist Church in Milford. Rev. Jennifer Hesebeck officiated the 2 p.m. service. Burial was at Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park...
Wayne Rowe (10/11/08)
Wayne Rowe, 86, of Spencer, formally of Sioux Rapids, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the 10 a.m. service. Burial will be at Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids...
Hans Krogh (10/11/08)
Hans Krogh, 80, of Spirit Lake, passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, at his farm. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, at Turner Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Rev. David Cox will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Hans LeRoy Krogh, the son of Lars and Sophie (Peterson) Krogh, was born Feb. 2, 1928, in Maple Hill. He attended Maple Hill School...
Lavone Barnhart (10/11/08)
Lavone Barnhart, 88, of Sioux City, formerly of Sioux Rapids, Spencer, Storm Lake and Sergeant Bluff, passed away Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at the Sunrise Retirement Community in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, at Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids. Burial will be at the Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids...
Donald Dempsey (10/11/08)
Funeral arrangements are pending for Mr. Donald Dempsey, 85, of Capistrano Beach, Calif. Mr. Dempsey passed away Friday, October 10, 2008, in San Clemente, Calif. The Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Clara Martin (10/11/08)
Funeral services for Clara Martin, 99, of Sutherland, will be held Monday, Oct. 13, 2008 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Mrs. Clara Martin passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Baum-Harmon Mercy Hospital in Primghar...
Dee A. Lewis (10/10/08)
Dee A Lewis, 57, of Centerville, and Bell-brook, Ohio, born and raised in Spencer, passed away at Grandview Hospital Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008. Services will be held at 1 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 10 at Tobias Funeral Home Far Hills Chapel. Dee was a loving mother to her children and a loyal friend to many...
Clara Martin (10/10/08)
Services are pending for Mrs. Clara Martin, 99, of Sutherland, who passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Baum-Harmon Mercy Hospital in Primghar. Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland is in charge of arrangements.
Delbert Johannsen (10/09/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Delbert Johannsen, 96, of Sutherland, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at United Methodist Church in Sutherland. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. American Legion Post No. 152 of Sutherland will conduct military services following the graveside services...
LaVonne Ethel Mangels (10/08/08)
LaVonne Ethel (Friesleben) Mangels, 86, of Spencer, and formerly of Hartley, passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Private family burial will take place at a later date...
Norman 'Punk' Blair (10/08/08)
Norman "Punk" Blair, 78, passed away Aug. 19, 2008, at his home in Guadalupe, Calif. He was buried Aug. 26, 2008, at Guadalupe District Cemetery. Norman was born to John and Maggie Blair in the Sioux Rapids area and he received his education at Greenville, graduating from Greenville/Rossie in 1948...
Claire Freeburg (10/08/08)
Funeral services for Claire Freeburg, 61, of Redwood Falls, Minn., will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Mr. Freeburg passed away Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, at Redwood Area Hospital in Redwood Falls...
LaVonne Mangels (10/08/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. LaVonne Mangels, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Hartley and Milford, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service on Thursday at Warner Funeral Home...
Delbert Johannsen (10/08/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Delbert Johannsen, 96, of Sutherland, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at United Methodist Church in Sutherland. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. today, with the family present from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Sutherland...
Arthur Wallace Baumann (10/07/08)
Arthur Wallace Baumann, 85, of Phoe-nix, passed away Oct.1, 2008. Arthur Wallace Baumann was born April 29, 1923, in Plainview, Neb. to Emil and Ida (Shultz) Baumann and was a resident of Spencer, prior to moving to Scottsdale in 1959. Arthur graduated from Medford, Ore. High School and was drafted into the Army Canine Corp during WWII. Trained 32 dogs during his tour of duty in Italy and the Rock of Gibraltar...
Wesley Harold Anderson (10/07/08)
Funeral services for Wesley Anderson, 95, of the Ingham Lake and High Lake area, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at United Methodist Church in Graettinger. Rev. Michael L. Shaffer will officiate the service. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church in Graettinger...
LaVonne Mangels (10/07/08)
Services are pending for Mrs. LaVonne Mangels, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Hartley and Milford, who passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Sioux City. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Delbert Johannsen (10/07/08)
Services are pending for Mr. Delbert Johannsen, 96, of Sutherland, who passed away Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Primghar Care Center in Primghar. Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland is in charge of arrangements.
Claire Freeburg (10/04/08)
Funeral services for Claire Freeburg, 61, of Redwood Falls, Minn., will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Mr. Freeburg passed away Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, at Redwood Area Hospital in Redwood Falls...
Marion Raveling (10/03/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Marion Raveling, 90, of Spencer, will take place at 1:30 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service at the funeral home...
Marion Raveling (10/02/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Marion Raveling, 90, of Spencer, will take place at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service at the funeral home...