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Obituaries from January 2010

Kathryn A. Johnston (01/29/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Kathryn A. Johnston, 87, of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Friday. The family will greet friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Richard Rasmuson (01/29/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Richard Rasmuson, 74 of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. James Marshall will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after noon on Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home...
Esther Louise Rasmuson (01/28/10)
Private Graveside Service will be held for Esther Louise Rasmuson at North Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Spencer. Esther Louise Rasmuson the daughter of Oren and Edna Skinner, was born March 20, 1926, in Sioux Township, Ia. She received her early education and graduated from the Spencer High School...
Frank Huss (01/26/10)
Services for Mr. Frank Huss. 86, of Spencer, formerly of Royal, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. A Knights of Columbus service will be held at 5 p.m., and a vigil service will be held at 5:30 p.m. The family will greet friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday...
June L. Chaffin (01/23/10)
Services for June L. Chaffin, 87, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, at Union Memorial Church in Terril. Interment will take place in Milford Cemetery in Milford. June L. Chaffin was born to Harry Glen England and Eva Elva (Adams) England, June 13, 1922, in Spencer. She attended school in Spencer, graduating from high school there in 1941...
Corrine (Johnson) Dorman (01/23/10)
Corrine Dorman, 104, of Ottawa, formerly of Spencer, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, in Ottawa. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Arrangements are through Mueller Funeral Home...
Calvin A. Long (01/21/10)
Services for Mr. Calvin A. Long will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ruthven. Rev. Peter Nguyen will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Calvary Cemetery in Ruthven. Calvin died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, at his home in Ruthven, at the age of 68...
Esther Leiting (01/21/10)
Esther Leiting, 67, of Arcadia, Iowa, died Jan. 17, 2010, at Carroll, Iowa. Visitation is 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at Ohde Twit Funeral Home, Carroll, with a rosary at 3 p.m. and a vigil service at 7 p.m. Mass is Friday at 10 a.m. at St. John's in Arcadia...
Darwin Goodchild (01/19/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Darwin Goodchild, 78 of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Michael Sharp will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Silver Lake Cemetery in Ayrshire at 1 p.m. Tuesday following the lunch. A military flag presentation will be held following the services at the church...
Otis Robert 'Bob' Andrews (01/19/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Otis Robert "Bob" Andrews, 88, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Christine Beck (01/15/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Christine Beck, 51, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, at the Spencer High School Fieldhouse. Rev. Jon Pausley will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 4-9 p.m. Thursday, and continue from 2-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. There will be no visitation at the school on Saturday before the service...
Dawain Fear (01/15/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Dawain Fear, 77, of Spencer, took place Tuesday, Jan. 12, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg officiated the service. Interment took place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Fear passed away Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at Spencer Hospital...
Jay 'Corky' Duane Harmelink (01/14/10)
Jay "Corky" Duane Harmelink, 45, of Plattsmouth, Neb. died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Hope Avenue and Highway 175, Odebolt, Iowa. Jay was born on June 25, 1964, in Sheldon, Iowa, to Duane Arnold and Thelma Elaine (Neuwendorp) Harmelink. He was raised and schooled in Spencer and was a 1982 SHS Graduate...
Darrell 'Vic' Johnson (01/14/10)
Darrell "Vic" Johnson, 76, of Gilmore City, Iowa., and formerly of Webb, died Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at the Pocahontas Community Hospital in Pocahontas, Iowa. There will be no memorial services at this time. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Kay Deegan Mescher (01/12/10)
Kay Deegan Mescher, 71, of Iowa City, died peacefully on the morning of Jan. 8, 2010, after a valiant battle with cancer. A celebration of life service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, at Lensing Funeral Home, 605 Kirkwood Avenue, Iowa City. ...
Virginia Irene Bellows (01/09/10)
Funeral services for Virginia Irene Bellows, 95, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 11, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Bellows passed away Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer...
Sylvia Holmberg-Van Norman (01/08/10)
Services for Mrs. Sylvia Holmberg-VanNorman, 83, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Wendy VanTassell will officiate the service. Interment will take place in North Lawn Cemetery in Spencer...
Robert 'Bob' 'Bobby' Carlson (01/08/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Robert Carlson, 40, of Iowa, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Tom Dettmer will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Jocelyn 'Joyce' Clarke (01/08/10)
Services for Mrs. Joyce Clarke, 90, of Spencer, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Friday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Harriet M. Wyatt (01/08/10)
Harriet M. Wyatt, 89, of Humboldt, passed away Jan. 4, 2010, at Pullman, Wash. Services will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11, at the Faith United Methodist Church in Humboldt with the Rev. Jan Burnett officiating. The Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home of Humboldt is assisting the family...
Anna Hugunin (01/07/10)
Anna Hugunin, 98, Spencer, died on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at the First Congregational Church in Spencer. The Revs. Thomas and Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service...
Ben F. Davis (01/07/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Ben F. Davis, 83, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday. The family will greet friends from 6:30-8:30 p.m. following the vigil service at the funeral home...
Delores Ann Gramley (01/07/10)
Delores Ann Gramley, 71, passed away on January 2, 2010, at the Ray Hickey Hospice House in Vancouver, WA. She was born in Spencer, IA on February 12, 1938. She was the eldest of three daughters of Gaylen Whitmer Ayres and Dorothy Irene Ayres. She lived the past 39 years in Clark County and...
Helen Langenfeld (01/07/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Langenfeld, 82, of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the family present from 5:30-7:30 p.m...
Kevin Wayne Bicking (01/07/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Kevin Wayne Bicking will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at Crossroads Community Church in Estherville. Rev. Jason Olson will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Crossroads Community Church in Estherville...
Harriet M. Wyatt (01/07/10)
Harriet M. Wyatt, 89, of Humboldt, passed away Jan. 4, 2010, at Pullman, Wash. Services will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at the Faith United Methodist Church in Humboldt with the Rev. Jan Burnett officiating. The Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home of Humboldt is assisting the family...
Ruby Triggs (01/05/10)
Funeral services for Ruby Triggs, 86, of West Branch and formerly of Spencer, will be held Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010, at First Christian Church in Spencer. The Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the 1 p.m. service. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Triggs passed away Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, at Crestview Nursing & Rehab in West Branch...
Donna Powell (01/05/10)
Donna Powell was born to Guy and Illa Thu Powell on Oct. 24, 1934, at the family farm home southeast of Terril, Ia. She attended Terril Community School. She lived all her life at the family home near Terril, except for five years at Spirit Lake and the last four years at Ruthven Community Center...