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Obituaries from November 2009

Mae Margaret Miller (11/27/09)
Private family graveside services for Mrs. Mae Margaret Miller, 91, of Hartley, will be held at a later date at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. There will be no visitation. Mrs. Miller passed away Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley...
Averil Dodge (11/24/09)
Memorial services for Averil Dodge were held Monday, Nov. 23, 2009, at United Methodist Church in Hartley. Rev. Steve Campbell officiated the service. Interment took place in Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley. Pallbearers were Gary Dodge, Randy Menke, Mark Dodge, Steve Menke, Daron Pyle and Ken Smith...
Velma Gannon (11/19/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Velma "Val" Gannon, 85, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will be held beginning at noon Thursday with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Peggy Maurer (11/17/09)
Funeral services for Mrs. Peggy Maurer, 77, of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. John Kane will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Pastor Dennis L. Bergeson (11/14/09)
Funeral services for Pastor Dennis L. Bergeson, 63, of Solon Springs will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service at the Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer...
Audrey Fern Stubbe (11/14/09)
Audrey Fern Stubbe, age 78 of Rock Rapids, Ia. died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at the United Methodist Church in Rock Rapids, Ia., with Rev. Anita Bane officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Rock Rapids, Ia...
Glen Wheeler (11/13/09)
Funeral services for Glen Wheeler, 73, of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation with the family present will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
John W. Bruce (11/13/09)
John W. Bruce, 78, of Spencer, passed away on Saturday Nov. 7, 2009, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. He was born on Nov. 22, 1930, in Pekin, Ill., to Stewart and Aley (Whitson) Bruce. John was united in marriage to Alice Lathrop in 1951, and later divorced. He married Marla (Broyles) Orris on Feb. 2, 1979, in Elk Point, S.D...
Delores M. Vanderham (11/12/09)
Delores M. Vanderham, 78, of Merrill, Iowa, passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, in the Spencer Community Hospital in Spencer. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 11, at St. John Lutheran Church, Merrill, with Rev. Sarah Nye officiating. Interment was in the Hillside Cemetery, Merrill. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Lois Selzer (11/12/09)
Graveside services for Mrs. Lois Selzer, 78, of Windsor, Colo., formerly of the Everly and Peterson areas, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 13, in Oakland Cemetery in Peterson. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
John W. Bruce (11/12/09)
John W. Bruce, 78, of Spencer, passed away on Saturday Nov. 7, 2009, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. He was born on Nov. 22, 1930, in Pekin, Ill., to Stewart and Aley (Whitson) Bruce. John was united in marriage to Alice Lathrop in 1951, and later divorced. He married Marla (Broyles) Orris on Feb. 2, 1979, in Elk Point, S.D...
Richard Barber (11/10/09)
Services for Richard Barber, 90, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Ruthven. Celebrants will be Rev. Peter Nguyen and Rev. Roger Linan. Also helping celebrate: Rev. Peter Fransco, Rev. Tom Geelan and Bishop Lawrence Soen...
Peter Zmudka (11/10/09)
Peter D. Zmudka, 41, of Primghar, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at the Baum-Harmon Mercy Hospital in Primghar, Ia. His services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, at the Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home in Primghar with Rev. Mike Cooper officiating...
Murray Sylvester Underwood (11/07/09)
Funeral services for MURRAY SYLVESTER UNDERWOOD will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 9, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. The Revs. Thomas Van Tassell and Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Organist will be Christi Gabhart and soloist will be Wendy Van Tassell...
Marilyn I. Wilson (11/06/09)
Marilyn I. Wilson, 73, died peacefully on Nov. 2, 2009, in her Fruita, Colo. home, surrounded by her loving husband of 53 years, William, and daughters Rosilyn, Sheryl, Valerie and Jennifer. Marilyn was a farm girl, born on the homestead outside of Spencer, Ia. ...
Ray Brown (11/05/09)
Funeral services for Mr. Ray Brown, 84, of Spencer will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Military services will be conducted by the American Legion Glen Pedersen Post 1 in Spencer...
Ruby Cuthbert (11/05/09)
Memorial service for Ruby Cuthbert, 90 of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Taped music byKeith Paul accompanied by Walter Simonsen...
Allen W. Harding (11/05/09)
Allen W. Harding, 72, of Marion, formerly of Rembrandt, died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at home. Services: will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, Marion, by Pastor Dennis Johnson. The family will greet friends 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at Murdoch Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Marion...
Arnold F. Sindt (11/03/09)
Services for Arnold F. Sindt will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hartley. Rev Tim Hogan will officiate the service. Organist will be Anne Fell and soloist, Gary Klett. Pallbearers will be: John Sindt, Greg Sindt, Mark Dean, Ryan Feldt, Jason Johnson and Jacob Schilling...
Helen A. Petersen (11/03/09)
Funeral services for Helen A. Petersen were held Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Dale L. Hodges officiated the service. Organist was David Hodges and soloist was Ryan Hessenius. Hymns included: "Home Where I Belong," "In the Garden," and "Beyond the Sunset."...
Donal A. Anderson (11/03/09)
Service for Donal A. Anderson, 75, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Zion Lutheran Church in Ruthven, Iowa Survivors include his wife, Shirley of Ruthven; his children: Gary Anderson of Brookings, S.D., Robin Anderson of Spencer and John Anderson of Bellbrook, Ohio; seven grandchildren; and one great granddaughter...