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Obituaries from November 2010

Mary Lydia Knight (11/26/10)
Mary was born in her family farm home six miles west of Fostoria to George D. and Lila Heikens. She passed away in her home at Cedar Creek Senior Living in Madera, Calif. with her husband, Bill, by her side. Mary received her early education in a one-room country school near Fostoria. She graduated from Okoboji High School in 1944, attending college at both Le Mars College and Augsburg College in Minneapolis...
Wilma Hale (11/26/10)
Wilma Jean Hale, 72, of Rem-brandt, died Nov. 23, 2010, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Rembrandt. Burial will be in the Little Sioux Valley Cemetery in Rembrandt. ...
Mary Catherine Delaney Thompson (11/23/10)
Funeral services for Mary Thompson, 70, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Sheila Scharnberg (11/23/10)
Funeral services for Sheila Scharn-berg, 70, of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m. Wed-nesday, Nov. 24, at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Rev. Lorene Glant will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 3 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Barbara Chenhall (11/23/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Barbara Chenhall, 77, of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 23, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
James William Read (11/20/10)
On the morning of Nov. 16, 2010, James William Read, was called to rest with Christ. Jim was born on April 19, 1923, to Martin and Inez (Long) Read in Spencer. Jim graduated from Arnolds Park, where he met his high school sweetheart and future wife, Juanita Delores Reynolds...
Dwayne Craig (11/20/10)
Funeral services for Dwayne Craig, 84, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Elden Bigger (11/20/10)
Elden Bigger, 76, of Redwood Falls, Minn., formerly of Ruthven, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at Redwood Area Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 22, from St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls. Burial, with military honors will follow at the Morton City Cemetery, Morton, Minn. ...
Everett LeMaster (11/19/10)
Funeral services for Everett LeMaster, 91, of Spencer will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 19, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Peter Hart (11/19/10)
Services for Peter Hart will be held Saturday, Nov. 20, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 19, after 4 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mr. Peter Hart, 86, of Milford, died Monday, Nov. 15, 2010, of pancreatic cancer, at his home...
Helen Berger (11/19/10)
Services for Helen Berger, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Ayrshire, will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Ruthven. Helen died Tuesday at the Spencer Municipal Hospital. Burial will be at Silver Lake Cemetery in Ayrshire. Helen Marie Berger, daughter of Samuel E. Dyer, III and Anna T. (Olson), was born Oct. 23, 1924, northeast of Ayrshire. She attended Barber and Great Oak country schools and graduated from Ayrshire Consolidated High School...
Stella Fredrickson (11/19/10)
Stella Fredrickson, 96, of Cherokee, formerly of Spencer, passed away on Monday morning, Nov. 15, 2010, in the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church. Pastor Larry Ostercamp will officiate. Burial will be in the Liberty Township Cemetery at rural Meriden. There will be a family prayer service at 2:15 p.m. at the church on Thursday. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Michael Hallett (11/18/10)
Michael R. Hallett, 62, was born Sept. 20, 1948, in Le Mars. He spent his childhood in Remsen before moving with his parents to Spencer. Michael passed away in his home on Nov. 15, 2010. Services will be at Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010. Visitation is from 9:30-11 a.m. and the service is at 11 a.m...
Lowell Hagedorn (11/18/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Lowell Hagedorn, 82, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, 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. There will be a lunch served following the service at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. No burial information was provided...
Mary Edith Fasse (11/18/10)
Services will be held at a later date in Illinois for Mary Edith Fasse. Mary Edith Fasse was born on May 9, 1915, in Seeley, Calif. to Edwin and Alice (McCauley) Parke. Mary moved, as a child, with her family to the Chicago area. She married Monte Bowker and later married Raymond Fasse. ...
Jeffrey Arther Mason (11/16/10)
Jeffrey Arthur Mason, the son of Wayne and Maerene (Curry) Mason, was born Jan. 30, 1965, in Spencer. He received his early education in Spencer. He then went on to work as a salesman for Steffen Furniture, for 15 years. He married Kara Mulder on Aug. 17, 1985 in Hartley...
Arlo Gilmore (11/16/10)
Arlo Gilmore, 97, of Sioux Rapids, formerly of Linn Grove, died Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Sioux Care Center in Sioux Rapids. Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 15, 2010, at the First Lutheran Church in Sioux Rapids. Burial took place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids...
Dean Wyatt (11/11/10)
Memorial services for Dean Wyatt, 59, of Tyler, Minn. are Thursday, Nov. 11 at 4 p.m. at the Alliance Church in Tyler. Visitation is Wednesday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler. Burial will be Friday in the Ruthven City Cemetery in Ruthven, Ia...
Florence Vande Vegte Marker (11/04/10)
Florence Almyra (nee Groth) Vande Vegte Marker, 91, of Maple Plain, Minn. passed away Oct. 31, 2010, with angels in her midst and family at her side. Preceded in death by husbands, Richard Vande Vegte and Edwin Marker. Survived by children: Dianne (Alex) Jentilucci; Dennis (Nancy) Vande Vegte; Arlo (Pam) Vande Vegte; Carol (Scott) Berkey; and Rhonda Wilson; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren...
Howard Van Daalen (11/04/10)
Funeral services for Howard Van Daalen were held Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji. Burial was at Milford Cemetery. Howard Van Daalen was born March 4, 1930, in Doon, S.D., the son of Henry and Frances Van Daalen. Howard served in the Korean War...
Nathan D. Mart (11/02/10)
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am., Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Graettinger. Interment is at St. Jacob's Cemetery, Graettinger. The family will greet friends from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, at the church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established at Community Bank, P.O. Box 86, Spencer, Iowa 51301...