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Obituaries from April 2009

LeRoy Otis Webster (04/30/09)
Staff Sergeant LeRoy Otis Webster, the son of Donald and Crystal (Pederson) Webster, was born in Spencer, on June 21, 1980. While serving near Kirkuk, Iraq on Saturday, April 25, 2009, LeRoy made the ultimate sacrifice for his country. He was 28. He spent his childhood in Hartley, and graduated from Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn High School in 1999...
Bernard Miller (04/29/09)
Services for Bernard D. Miller, 83, will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 30, at United Methodist Church of Ruthven. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the service. The visitation will be Wednesday after 4 p.m. at the Maritn-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven...
Leroy Gothaus (04/29/09)
Graveside services for Leroy Gothaus, 84, of Ida Grove, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. Military services will be provided by American Legion Glen Pedersen Post 1 in Spencer...
Joleen Espey (04/29/09)
Funeral services for Joleen Espey, 64, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. today at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Newkirk Cemetery in Newkirk. There will be a lunch served right after the funeral services at Grace United Methodist Church...
Jennie Marie Piscator (04/28/09)
Services for Jennie Marie Piscator, 91, will take place at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 28 at First Presbyterian Church in Lake Park. Pastor Suzanne Wobig will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park. Jennie passed away April 25, 2009 at the Lake Park Care Center in Lake Park...
Alice Mae Bremer Hummel (04/28/09)
Alice Mae Bremer Hummel, 79, of Littleton, Colo., passed away on April 14, 2009. Memorial services were held in Colorado with all memorials going to Porter Hospice Foundation of Denver. Alice was born on Oct. 24, 1929 to Mable and Edward Hollenbeck. She was adopted by John and Frances Bremer of Moville. She received her education in Moville, and graduated from Morningside College in Sioux City...
Lila Pooler (04/25/09)
Funeral services for Lila Mae Pooler, 75, of Spencer, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Monday, April 27, 2009 at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service.
Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 26 with the family present from 4-6 p.m., Sunday afternoon at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Wilbur "Dick" Gildemeister (04/25/09)
Wilbur "Dick" Gildemeister, 92, of Spirit Lake, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 27, 2009 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Spirit Lake. Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m., Sunday with the family present from 4-6 p.m., at the Schuchert Funeral Home...
Dale Scharnberg (04/23/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Dale Scharnberg, 89 of Everly will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 23, 2009 at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Rev. Lauren Ley will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly. Military services will be conducted by American Legion Everett Boyles Post 414 of Everly...
Mary Lynne Paris (04/22/09)
Services for Mary Lynne Paris, 56 will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at Crossroads Community Church in Estherville. Rev. Jason Olson will officiate the service. Mary passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2009 at Spencer Hospital. Mary Lynne (Murray) Paris the daughter of Robert and Wilma (Wikert) Murray was born Sept. 17, 1952 in DeKalb, Ill...
Charlene Helen Steburg-Paffumi (04/21/09)
Charlene Helen Steburg-Paffumi, 61, of Mesa, Ariz., passed away on April 15, 2009. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 25 at Mariposa Gardens Cemetery Chapel, 6747 E Broadway Rd, Mesa. Charlene worked for TRW as an Inventory Control Specialist...
Norma Anderson (04/17/09)
Funeral services for Norma Anderson, 87, of Spencer, will be held Friday, April 17, 2009, at First Baptist Church in Spencer. Rev. Jon Pausley will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Anderson passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Leona I. Schulz (04/16/09)
Services for Leona I. Schulz, 101 of Emmetsburg will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 17, 2009 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Emmetsburg. Rev. Dennis Angland will officiate the service. The visitation will be from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg...
James "Jim" Manzer (04/16/09)
Funeral services for James "Jim" Manzer, 69, formerly of Spencer, will be held Friday, April 17, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Milford. The Rev. Ken Seifried will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Milford. Mr. Manzer passed away Monday, April 13, 2009, at Longhouse Residence in Spencer...
Donald Olsen (04/15/09)
Donald Olsen, 78, of Spirit Lake, passed away Friday, April 10, 2009, at Hilltop Care Center in Spirit Lake. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 15, 2009, at the Nemaha Methodist Church. He was born on Nov. 9, 1930, in Schaller, to Kalmer and Louise (Christiansen) Olsen. ...
Garth G. Smith (04/15/09)
Garth G. Smith, 68, of Spirit Lake, passed away Saturday, April 11, 2009, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. A memorial service was held Monday, April 13 , 2009 at the United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. He was born on Aug. 12, 1940, in Rolfe, to George and Dorothy (Heathmen) Smith...
Gene F. Albrecht (04/15/09)
Gene F. Albrecht, 80 passed away Monday, April 13, 2009 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Funeral services for Mr. Albrecht will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, April 16, 2009 at St. Francis Catholic Church in Rockwell City. Rev. Richard Ries will offiiciate the Mass of Christian Burial...
Frances Marie Munden (04/14/09)
Frances Marie Munden, 77, of Royal passed away Thursday, April 9, 2009, at Spencer Hospital in Spencer. Memorial services will be held Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Robert Brown will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at St. Jacob's Cemetery in Graettinger immediately following the memorial services...
Henry Lietz (04/11/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Henry Lietz, 92 of Laurens, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 11, 2009 at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
June P. (Jones) Jacobson (04/11/09)
June P. (Jones) Jacobson passed away on Feb. 25, 2009 at the Odyssey Health Care Unit in Mesa, Ariz., after suffering from lung cancer for over a year. Graveside memorial services are planned for Thursday, July 2, 2009 in Peterson. The time will be announced at a later date...
Dr. Carol M. Stieler (04/08/09)
Funeral services for Dr. Carol M. Stieler, 62 of Rembrandt, will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Rembrandt. Interment will be at the Little Sioux Lutheran Cemetery in Rembrandt. Dr. Stieler passed away on Friday, April 3, 2009, at her home...
Donald 'Bill' Hewitt Woodall (04/07/09)
Services for Mr. Donald Woodall will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at the Church of Christ in Sutherland. Rev. John Erickson will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Military rites will be performed by American Legion Post No. 152 of Sutherland...
Lucille M. Allen (04/04/09)
Services for Lucille M. Allen, 86, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 4, 2009 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Emmetsburg. Rev. Steve Ellerbusch will officiate the service. Interment will be at South Walnut Cemetery at Graettinger. Lucille passed away Thursday, April 2, 2009 at Lakeside Lutheran Home in Emmetsburg...
Sara Clarity Beck (04/04/09)
Sara Clarity Beck, 47, passed away on April 2, 2009, after a five year battle with breast cancer. A memorial gathering for Sara will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 6, 2009, until the time of memorial mass at noon, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Whitefish Bay, Wis...
Paul Dean Orris (04/04/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Paul Dean Orris, 63 of Decatur, Neb., will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 6, 2009 at the Church of Jesus Christ Decatur Restoration Branch. Dale Wolf, Evangelist and Rev. Philip Sloat will officiate the service. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service...
Vickie Steburg (04/04/09)
Vickie Steburg, 62, of Algona, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at her home. Funeral services will be 4 p.m., Sunday, April 5, 2009 at the Lentz Funeral Home in Algona. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m., Sunday at Lentz Funeral Home. Following the services Vickie has chosen to donate her body to the University of Iowa...
Roger W. Wieck (04/03/09)
Funeral services for Roger W. Wieck, 63 were held Thursday, April 2, 209 at Turner Funeral Home. Rev. Gene Kruger officiated the service. Roger passed away on March 30, 2009 at the Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Roger William Wieck was born Oct. 2, 1945 in Spirit Lake, the son of Frederick and Miriam (Fischer) Wieck. Roger graduated from Spirit Lake High School. He was enlisted in the United States Army in 1967 and served in the Vietnam War. He was honorably discharged in 1973...
Margey Newell (04/01/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Margey Newell, 85 of Spencer, formerly of Hartley will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church...
William "Bill" Howard (04/01/09)
Funeral services William "Bill" Howard, 89, in Estherville will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, April 2, 2009 at First Presbyterian Church in Estherville. Rev. Mark Gabbard will officiate the service. Visitation will take place from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville...