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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Obituaries from June 2009

Ida E. Baedke (06/26/09)
Ida E. Baedke (former owner of the Hi-Way Café in Ruthven) passed away on Saturday June 20, 2009, in Plano, Texas. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Plano. Burial took place at Fairview Cemetery, Terril, Iowa...
Donald 'Don' J. Schmalen (06/26/09)
Funeral services for Donald "Don" J. Schmalen, 54, of Sheldon, who passed away on Monday, June 22, 2009, due to injuries received in an auto accident near Hartley, were held Thursday, June 25, 2009, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Sheldon. Fr. Robert J. Schimmer officiated...
Helen Neve (06/25/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Neve, 82, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2009, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier and Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church...
David Bringle (06/25/09)
Funeral services for Mr. David Bringle, 72, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Following the services there will be refreshments served at the Moose Lodge in Spencer...
Anna Helen Schmid (06/23/09)
Services for Anna Helen Schmid, 95, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will be held at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Anna Helen Schmid, passed away on June 19, 2009...
Rodney B. Roberts (06/23/09)
Rodney B. Roberts, 54, of Loveland, Colo., passed away on June 17, 2009. A Celebration of Life will be held from 3-10 p.m. Friday, June 26, at East Leach Park Shelter House in Spencer. He was born April 24, 1955 in Spencer, to Milton A. and Betty (Lane) Roberts. He grew up in Spencer and later moved to Longmont, Colo. In 1983 he moved from Longmont to Loveland...
Joyce Ann Engebretson (06/23/09)
Joyce A. Engebretson, age 57, of Clear Lake, Iowa, and formerly of Linn Grove died at Hospice of North Iowa in Mason City, Iowa, on Thursday, June 18, 2009. Services were Monday, June 22, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Linn Grove. Burial was at the Barnes Township Cemetery at Linn Grove. The Sliefert Funeral Home of Sioux Rapids was in charge of arrangements...
Harold Raymond Olson (06/23/09)
Funeral service for Harold Raymond Olson, 102, were held Friday, June 19, 2009, at the United Methodist Church in Ayrshire. He passed away June 15, 2009, at the Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg. Burial was at Silver Lake Cemetery. Harold Raymond Olson was born May 5, 1907 in the Polk County town of Burwick, Iowa, the son of Swan and Amanda (Vigert) Olson. ...
Wilma Weaver (06/18/09)
Funeral services for Wilma Weaver, 93, were held Tuesday, June 16, 2009, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hartley. Rev. David E. Ericksen officiated the ceremony. Interment took place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Wilma passed away Friday, June 12, 2009, at Hilltop Care Center in Spirit Lake...
Kathryn Walstrom (06/18/09)
Funeral services for 60 year-old Kathryn Walstrom of Royal will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 18, 2009 at the St. Louis Catholic Church in Royal. Rev. Robert Brown will be officiating. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Kathryn passed away at the Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark. on Thursday, June 11, 2009...
Catharine Peters (06/18/09)
Private family services for Catharine Peters, 95 of Sutherland, will be held Saturday, June 20, 2009. Rev. Leroy Riemer will officiate the service. Public visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Friday with the family present from 3-6 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland...
Shirley Mae (Roberts) Fales (06/18/09)
Shirley Mae (Roberts) Fales, 71, of Spirit Lake, passed away Monday, June 15, 2009, at the Milford Care Center. A funeral service will be held at 10:30a.m. Thursday, June 18, 2009 at the United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. Shirley Mae Fales was born on Sept. 22, 1937, in Ayrshire, to Dale and Viola (Strohman) Roberts...
Jerry Kilts (06/18/09)
Jerry Kilts, 80, of Spirit Lake, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2009, at the Ruthven Community Care Center in Ruthven. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 19, 2009, at the Schuchert Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Thursday, from 4-6 p.m. at the Schuchert Funeral Home...
Genevieve N. Haburn (06/18/09)
Genevieve N. Haburn, nee Nichols, 88, of Brookfield, Ill., formerly of Spencer, passed away Monday, June 15, 2009. Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, June 20, 2009 at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. in Wheaton, Ill., where a funeral service will be held at 4 p.m...
Sally Westling (06/16/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Sally Westling, 74 of Wahpeton, formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Milford. Rev. Ken Seifried will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Milford...
Lucas Krieg (06/13/09)
Funeral services for Lucas Krieg, 23, of Spencer, will be held Monday, June 15, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. The Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Visitation will be held at noon, Sunday, June 14, with the family present from 6-8 p.m...
Lois O'Clair (06/11/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Lois O'Clair, 97, of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 12, 2009 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Taylor will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Anna Hansena Quist (06/11/09)
Graveside services for Anna Hansena Quist, 89, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 12, 2009, at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. Following the services at the cemetery, there will be a lunch served at the Moose Lodge in Spencer...
Ruth Lavonne Roskens (06/11/09)
Services for Ruth Lavonne Roskens, 82, were held on Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. Rev. Russell Muilenburg officiated the service. Interment took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. She passed away at the Spencer Hospital on Friday, June 5, 2009...
Hesper Mae Selk (06/11/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Hesper Mae Selk, 93, of Peterson, were held Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at First Congregational Church in Peterson. Rev. Charles Hall officiated the service. Interment took place at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson. Mae passed away at the Sunset Knoll Nursing Home in Aurelia...
Edie Backstrom (06/11/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Edie Backstrom, 57, of Spirit Lake, wife of Jerry Backstrom, were held Monday, June 8, 2009 at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen officiated the service. Mrs. Backstrom passed away at her home in Spirit Lake on Tuesday, June 2, 2009...
Deana Marie Patnode (06/11/09)
Memorial services for Deana Marie Patnode, 23, will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 14, 2009, at Stolley's Park in Spencer. Rev. Marvin Repinski will officiate the service. Interment took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer on April 29, 2009. Deana was taken away without warning on Oct. 26, 1982...
Louis G. Wigen, Jr. (06/09/09)
October 16, 1928 ~ Services for Louis G. Wigen Jr., 80, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ruthven. Rev. Luther Thoresen will officiate the service. Visitation will be Tuesday after 4 p.m. at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg...
Floyd H. Breidinger (06/09/09)
Floyd H. Breidinger, 83, of Madison, Miss., formerly of Wahpeton, passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2009, at his home in Madison. A memorial service was held at Friday, June 5, 2009, at the first English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Floyd was born on Sept. 15, 1925, in Everly, to Harry and Annabelle Vanderhoff Breidinger...
James Douglas Lamb (06/05/09)
A memorial service and interrment at Trimello Cemetery will occur in September for James (Jim) Douglas Lamb, 72, of Anthem, Ariz. Mr. Lamb passed away May 6, 2009. James Douglas Lamb was born in Iowa City, Iowa to parents Vernon and Leone (Shelmidine) Lamb. ...
Thomas Griffin (06/04/09)
Funeral services for Thomas Griffin, 55, of Hartley, formerly of Everly, will be held Thursday, June 4, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Thomas Griffin passed away Sunday, May 31, 2009, at Avera-McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D...
Harold A. Jensen (06/04/09)
Services for Harold Arnold Jensen, 94, were held May 21, 2009 at the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Fayetteville, Ga. Harold passed away on May 18, 2009 at his home in Fayetteville, Ga. Harold Arnold Jensen was born May 7, 1915, on a farm near Royal. ...
Norman Thomsen (06/04/09)
Norman Thomsen, 95, of Spencer, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2009, at St. Lukes Lutheran Nursing Home in Spencer. Funeral services were held Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at Riverside Presbyterian Church in Linn Grove. Interment took place at Barnes Township Cemetery...
Christopher Smith (06/04/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Christopher Smith, 51 of Peterson, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 5, 2009 at Sioux Central Community School in Sioux Rapids. Rev. Al Reicke will officiate the service. Visitation with the family will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, at the Sioux Central Community School in Sioux Rapids...
Thomas Griffin (06/02/09)
Funeral services for Thomas Griffin, 55, of Hartley, formerly of Everly, will be held Thursday, June 4, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Thomas Griffin passed away Sunday, May 31, 2009, at Avera-McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D...
Joel Allen Klaessy (06/02/09)
Services for Joel Allen Kaessy, 63, will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota with burial in Colorado. Mr. Klaessy passed away May 19, 2009, in Prior Lake, Minn. Joel Allen Klaessy was the son of Don and Marilou (Green ) Klaessy and was born Nov. 1, 1946, in Spencer. Joel had one sister Karen Olbert and his parents are deceased...
Alice Virginia Jensen (06/02/09)
Alice Virginia Jensen, 91, a longtime resident of Emmetsburg, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2009 at Oaklawn Health Care Center in Mankato, Minn. The funeral will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home. Visitation will also be held from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Martin - Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg...
Francis Joseph John Wekony (06/02/09)
Graveside services for Francis Joseph John Wekony, 74, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rev. Dale L. Hodges will officiate the service. Frank passed away on May 29, 2009 at his home in Spencer. Francis "Frank" Joseph John Wekony, the son of Michael Joseph and Marie Burke Wekony, was born Feb. ...