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Obituaries from December 2008

Kendall Meyer (12/31/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Kendall Meyer, 68 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008 at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Military services will be conducted at the church by the American Legion - Glen Pedersen Post No. 1 of Spencer...
Kenneth George Johns (12/31/08)
Funeral services for Kenneth George Johns, 85 will be held at 1:30 p.m., following a family prayer service at 1:15 p.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008 at First Presbyterian Church of Sibley. Rev. Terry Simm will officiate the service. Kenneth passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 at Country View Manor...
Ardis Heien (12/31/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ardis Heien, 79 of Spencer will be held at 2 p.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008 at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Karoline R. Lloyd (12/31/08)
Karoline R. Lloyd, 71 passed away Dec. 26, 2008, at BeeHive Homes in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. A musical tribute to Karoline, planned before her death, will proceed at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009. To be combined with memorial service, the event has been moved from BeeHive Homes to Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave.; Coeur d'Alene, Idaho...
Ferne Irene Thorne (12/31/08)
Funeral services for Ferne Irene Thorne, 98 will be held at a later date. Ferne passed away Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008 at Spencer Hospital. Ferne Irene Thorne, the daughter of John and Luella Smith Huss, was born Sept. 28, 1910, in Correctionville. Ferne received her early education in Correctionville and graduated from the Correctionville High School...
Dixie Norgaard (12/30/08)
Funeral services for Dixie Norgaard, 20, of Dickens, were held Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 at Living Word Church in Spencer. Rev. Alan Dean officiated the service. Interment took place at the Dickens Cemetery in Dickens. Miss Dixie Norgaard passed away Monday, Dec. 22, 2008 at Avera-McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls...
Lester Dykstra (12/30/08)
Funeral services for Lester Dykstra, 75, of Everly were held Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Hartley. Rev. Dave Ericksen officiated the service. Interment took place at First Reformed Church Cemetery in Everly following the lunch at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Hartley...
Rona Haberman (12/27/08)
Rona Haberman, 68, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008 at home in rural Everly. Memorial services will be held Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008 at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly, with visitation to begin one hour prior to the memorial service. Rev. Lauren Ley will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service...
Floyd Petersen (12/23/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Floyd Petersen, 89 of Royal will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Steve Olson will officiate the service. A lunch will be served following the services at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Trimello Cemetery in rural Royal...
Dorothy Nielsen (12/23/08)
Funeral services for Dororthy Nielsen, 85 of Spencer will be held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008 at Bethany Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Shirley Newcomb (12/23/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Newcomb, 79 of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008 at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Steven Huckfelt (12/23/08)
Services for Steven Huckfelt, 58 of Luchbuie, Colo., formerly of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Interment will take place at 3 p.m. today at Fairview Cemetery in Fairview, S.D...
Barbara J. Swenson (12/20/08)
Barbara J. Swenson, 61, Eden Prairie, Minn., formerly of Finley, N.D., passed away at her home on Monday, Dec. 1, 2008. Barb's Funeral Service was held at Sheyenne Valley Lutheran Church, rural Finley, N.D., on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008. Interment took place in the church cemetery...
Frances A. Elliott (12/20/08)
Frances A. Elliott, 97, of Spirit Lake, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. A memorial service will be held at a later date. She was born on March 28, 1911, in Findley, Ohio, to Melford and Bess (George) Morris. Frances graduated from Wyoming High School in 1929, and then went on to attend the University of Cincinnati. She was united in marriage to Walter E. Elliott on April 18, 1931, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Walter passed away on July 6, 1996...
James Ray "JR" Getting (12/19/08)
Services for James Getting, 71 of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Friday, Dec. 19, 2008 at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Tonna Parsons will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. James passed away Monday, Dec. 15, 2008 at Spencer Hospital...
Kent D. Habeger (12/19/08)
A funeral service for Kent D. Habeger, 50, of Burt was held Friday, Dec. 12, 2008 at at the First Presbyterian Church, Algona with Rev. Glenn Wilson officiating. Burial was in Fenton Township Cemetery, rural Lone Rock. Kent D. Habeger passed away Monday, Dec. 8, 2008 as a result of a farm accident...
Kenneth Stengel (12/17/08)
Funeral services for Kenneth Stengel, 91 were held Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008 at the Bible Baptist Church in Mauston, Kenneth Stengel was born Jan. 29, 1917 in Mauston (Summit) and graduated from High School in Mauston. He then was involved in the CCC camps and later was employed with the Davey Tree Company throughout the east. ...
Wilbur "Pete" D. Bennett (12/17/08)
Wilbur "Pete" D. Bennett, 80 of Sioux City passed away on Monday, Dec. 15, 2008 at Indian Hills Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services for Pete will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2008 at First United Methodist Church in Sioux City. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday with family present from 6-7 p.m. and a Masonic Service at 7 p.m. at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel in Sioux City. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery, Summit Township in rural Spencer...
Lowene Gray (12/17/08)
Funeral services for Lowene Gray, 85 of Fostoria will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Brent Lingle will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Harmina Van Westen (12/16/08)
Harmina Van Westen, 82 of Sibley, passed away Friday, Dec. 12, 2008 at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley. Funeral services for Harmina will be held at 1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008 at First Presbyterian Church in Sibley. Interment will be at Holman Township Cemetery in Sibley...
John Lally Cornwall (12/16/08)
John Lally Cornwall FRSC, passed away Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 at the Victoria General Building, QE11, Halifax. There will be no memorial service by request. Born April 27, 1928 in Spencer to Russell Morgan and Inez (Lally) Cornwall, he was the fifth of six children. ...
Bill E. O'Hearn (12/13/08)
Services for Bill E. O'Hearn, 61 of Spencer will be held in the spring of 2009. Bill passed away at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. on Nov. 28, 2008. Bill Eugene O'Hearn, the son of Eugene and Bernice Bierman O'Hearn, was born Oct. 29, 1947 in Spencer. ...
Lola Taylor (12/13/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Lola Taylor, 84 of Spencer, formerly of Dickens will be held at a later date. A public visitation will begin at 2 p.m., Saturday, with the family present from 2-4 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Interment will take place at Dickens Cemetery at a later date...
John Lally Cornwall (12/12/08)
John Lally Cornwall, FRSC, passed away Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 at the Victoria General Building, QE11, Halifax. There will be no memorial service by request. Donations in John's memory can be made to the Dalhousie University Department of Economics...
Shirley Evon Smith (12/10/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Evon Smith, 72 of rural, wife of Thomas Smith, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2008 at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
David Warren Burley (12/09/08)
David Warren Burley, 64 of Spencer passed away Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 in Omaha, Neb., after suffering a strong on Dec. 1. A memorial service was held on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008 in the Hy-Vee Club Room in Spencer. David requested cremation. Dave was born July 2, 1944 in Lake City to Glenn and Dorothy Burley...
Lois Mae Jensen (12/09/08)
Memorial services were held for Lois Mae Jensen, 78 Monday, Dec. 1, 2008 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Royal. Rev. Deb Mechler officiated the service. Interment took place at Willow Creek Cemetery in Royal. Lois Mae Jensen, the daughter of Ed and Amelia Nissen Jensen was born Nov. ...
Arlene Hoben Boblit (12/09/08)
Services for Arlene Hoben Boblit, 91 were held Monday, Dec. 8, 2008 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ruthven. Rev. Peter Nguyen and Rev. Tom Geelan co-celebrated the service. Interment took place at Calvary Cemetery in Ruthven. Arlene passed away Friday, Dec. 5, 2008 at the Ruthven Community Care Center...
David Wayne Nelson (12/09/08)
Funeral services for David Wayne Nelson, 67 will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 at Dayspring Assembly of God Church in Spencer. Revs. Scott Meier, Bob Van Wyk and Kevin Grimes will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Little Sioux Lutheran Cemetery in rural Milford. Military services will be provided by Glen Pedersen Post No. 1 - American Legion...
Catharine Margaret Peters (12/09/08)
Catharine "Kate" M. Peters, 95, of Kenyon, Minn., formerly of Sutherland, passed away Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008 at the Kenyon Sunset Home. Kate was born Oct. 3, 1913 in Sutherland the daughter of William and Catharina (Feddersen) Peters. Catharine graduated from Sutherland High School. ...
Willard C. Lubbers (12/06/08)
Memorial services for Mr. Willard C. Lubbers, 89 of Spencer, formerly of Paullina, will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. The family will greet friends from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service at Bethany Lutheran...
Chester 'Chet' Taylor (12/05/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Chester "Chet" Taylor, 87 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Dec. 5, 2008 at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Donald Munger Jr. (12/05/08)
Memorial services for Mr. Donald Munger Jr., 58 of Mankato, Minn., formerly of Peterson will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008 at the American Legion Hall in Peterson. Rev. Charles Hall will officiate the service. A public gathering will begin at 5 p.m., Friday with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Peterson...
Joe Nieman (12/03/08)
Funeral services for Mr. Joe Nieman, 21 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Brent Lingle will officiate the service. There will be a Catholic Vigil at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home...
Francis "Jack" Marchand Jr. (12/04/08)
Funeral services for Francis "Jack" Marchand Jr., 45 were Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 at Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Rev. Jerry Mercer officiated the service. Interment took place at Milford Cemetery in Milford. Graveside rites were conducted by Milford American Legion Post...
Barbara J. Swenson (12/04/08)
Barbara J. Swenson, 61, Eden Prairie, Minn., formerly of Finley, N.D., passed away at her home on Monday, Dec. 1, 2008. Funeral service's for Barb will be held at Sheyenne Valley Lutheran Church, rural Finley, N.D., at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008...
Helen M. Simon (12/03/08)
Helen Simon, 88, of Sioux Rapids passed away on Friday, Nov. 28, 2008 at the Sioux Care Center in Sioux Rapids, where she had lived for the past couple of years. Funeral mass was held Monday, Dec. 1, 2008 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sioux Rapids, with Father Al Reicks as celebrant...
Lena 'Lee' V. Steely-Wright (12/03/08)
Services for Lena "Lee" V. Steely-Wright, 95 will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Lee passed away at the Spencer Hospital on Friday, Nov. 28, 2008...
Faye Braunschweig (12/03/08)
Funeral services for Mrs. Faye Braunschweig, 84 of Spencer will be held at 1 p.m, today, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Sutherland's Waterman Cemetery...
Grace Van Wyk (12/02/08)
Mrs. Grace Van Wyk, 81, of Orange City, passed away on Friday, Nov. 28, 2008, at the Longhouse Residence in Spencer. There will be a funeral service at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008 at the Trinity Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. Jonathan Opgenorth will officiate. Interment will follow at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City...
Margaret 'Marnie' Larson (12/02/08)
A private family memorial service for Margaret "Marnie" Larson, 93 will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday at the Schuchert Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Marnie Larson, 93, of Wahpeton, passed away Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, at her home in Wahpeton. She was born on July 27, 1915, in Maxwell, to Roy and Margaret (Mingle) Proctor...