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Obituaries from August 2009

Mark Anderson (08/21/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Mark Anderson, 58, of Spencer will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 21, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schrieber will officiate the service. Visitation was at noon Thursday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Elizabeth 'Betty' Fischer (08/20/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth "Betty" Fischer, 88, of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at St. Louis Catholic Church in Royal. Rev. Bob Brown will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Friday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Carroll 'Stub' Veitch (08/27/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Carroll "Stub" Veitch, 89, of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Mr. Veitch passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at home in Spencer...
James 'Mike' Powell (08/27/09)
Funeral services for Mr. James "Mike" Powell, 88, of Sutherland, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Sutherland. Rev. Tim Hogan will officiate the service. There will be a public gathering with the family present from 7:30-9 p.m. Thursday at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sutherland...
Mariel Cole (08/27/09)
Graveside services for Mrs. Mariel Royer Cole, 81, of Spencer, were held Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at Northlawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Rev. Deb Mechler officiated the service. Mrs. Cole passed away Monday, Aug. 24, 2009, at home in Spencer. Mariel Royer Cole, the daughter of Dr. ...
EdnaMay Hein (08/28/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. EdnaMay Hein, 84, of Des Moines, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home...
Damien C. Krzemien (08/28/09)
Krzemien, Damien C., 38 of Omaha, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, 2009, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Omaha. Interment will take place at Resurrection Cemetery in Omaha...
Betty Wrede (08/29/09)
Funeral services for Betty Wrede, 90, of Brandon, S.D., formerly of Alta, will be held Sunday, Aug. 30, at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Rev. Connie Spitzak will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Mrs. Wrede passed away Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Dennis Steffens (08/28/09)
Funeral services for Dennis "Shorty" Steffens, 65, of Spencer, formerly of Primghar, will be held Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Tonna Parsons will officiate the 2 p.m. service. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Primghar at 4:30 p.m. Saturday...
Mary Ellen Smith (08/29/09)
Mary Ellen Smith, 55, passed away on Aug. 24, 2009, at the Spencer Hospital. No services are scheduled. Mary will be cremated. Mary Ellen Smith, the daughter of Giles and Mildred (Ditmer) Ripperger, was born on Feb. 18, 1954, in Afton. She was raised and received her early education in Afton where she graduated from East Union High School. After graduation, she moved tM Café and then at the Airport Holiday Inn for many years...
Thomas Hart (08/20/09)
Thomas Hart, 40, of Sioux Rapids passed away on Monday, Aug. 17, 2009 at his home in Sioux Rapids. Thomas Bert Hart, the son of Earl E. and Madlyn (Hamner) Hart, was born in Oakland, Calif., on June 26, 1969. Tom lived his youth and began his education in Richmond, Calif. ...
Kathy Somers (08/20/09)
Kathy Somers, 60, of rural Webb, Iowa, passed away Saturday, Aug. 15, 2009, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at the First Lutheran Church in Sioux Rapids. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, 2009, at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids...
John W. Knode (08/18/09)
Funeral services for John W. Knode, 81, of Spencer and formerly of Estherville, will be held today, August 18, at 10:30 a.m. at First Christian Church in Estherville. The Rev. Doug Burton and Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate. Interment will be out of East Side Memorial Cemetery, Estherville...
Leonard Alfred Anderson (08/18/09)
Funeral services for Leonard Alfred Anderson, 88, of Royal, will be held at 2 p.m. today, August 18, 2009, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. The Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate. Burial will be at Willow Creek Cemetery in rural Royal. Mr. Anderson passed away at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD on Friday, August 14, 2009...
Duen Lovan (08/18/09)
Funeral services for Duen Lovan, 85, of Spencer, were held Monday, August 17, 2009, ,at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. The Rev. Chuck Kellogg officiated. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Duen passed away at Longhouse Residence in Spencer, Iowa on Thursday, August 13, 2009...
Kathy LaRue (08/13/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Kathy LaRue, 47 of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. Rev. Russell Muilenburg and Rev. John Elkin will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Margaret Shriver (08/13/09)
Funeral services for Margaret Elizabeth Schriver, 93, formerly of Okoboji, will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, 2009, at St. Albans Episcopal Church in Spirit Lake. Rev. Kal Mann will officiate the service. Inurnment will take place at Okoboji Cemetery in Arnolds Park...
Jaylin Trujillo-Mendez (08/11/09)
Services for Miss Jaylin Trujillo-Mendez, 2, of Spencer, were held Monday, Aug. 10, 2009, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Tom Flanagan officiated the service. Interment will take place at Panteon Rodriquez Tejeda in Veracruz, Mexico...
Blake Joseph Schierholt (08/08/09)
Mass of Christian burial for Blake Joseph Schierholt, 26, were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford on July 31, 2009. Rev. Brian Danner presided over the mass. Interment took place at Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park. Mr. Schierholt passed away July 27, 2009...
Jerry Amundson (08/08/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Jerry Amundson, 73, of Hartley, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at United Methodist Church in Hartley. Rev. Steve Campbell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service at the church...
Alice Florke (08/08/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Alice Florke, 92, of Sutherland, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 10, 2009, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 4:30-6:30 p.m...
Lois Jones (08/07/09)
Lois (Guiver) Jones, 82, of Storm Lake, passed away August 4, 2009, at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place from 6-8 p.m. Friday, today with the family present during that time at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake...
Bobby Samaniego (08/06/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Bobby Samaniego, 78, of Hartley were held Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2009, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Hartley. Rev. Tim Hogan officiated the service. Military memorial services were held at the Veteran's Memorial east of the Community Center in Hartley...
Greg Elmore (08/06/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Greg Elmore, 36 of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Elmore passed away Saturday, Aug. 1, 2009, at home in Spencer...
Richard F. Wicks (08/04/09)
Richard F. Wicks, 76, of Peoria, Ill., passed away at 3:45 a.m. Friday July 31, 2009, at his residence. Cremation Rites have been accorded and a memorial service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, 2009, at the First Assembly of God Church, 4020 N. Brandywine Dr. in Peoria with the Rev. Dean Grabel officiating...
Arnold John Litka (08/04/09)
Services for Arnold John Litka, 95, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, at Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Arnold passed away July 31, 2009 at the Sutherland Care Center...