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Obituaries from January 2011

Victoria 'Vicki' Axtell (01/28/11)
Memorial services for Victoria "Vicki" Axtell, 62 of Spirit Lake, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Jamie Breuer will officiate the service. Memorial visitation with the family will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Russell Runkle (01/27/11)
Russell Runkle Funeral services for Mr. Russell Runkle, 93 of Hartley, formerly of Moneta, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at United Methodist Church in Hartley. Rev. Steve Campbell will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley...
Ila Mae Simdorn (01/27/11)
Ila Mae Simdorn, 87 of Little Rock, Ia. Passed away Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Sibley Nursing and Rehab Center in Sibley, Ia. Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, at Zoar Presbyterian Church of George. Rev. Dale Lint officiated. Burial took place at Evergreen Lawn Cemetery at George...
Cynthia 'Cindy' Lynn Schwarz (01/27/11)
Cynthia "Cindy" Lynn Schwarz of Osawotomie, Kan. died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at Miami County Medical Center in Paola, Kan. Services are pending at Trinity Lutheran Church of Spencer. Service in Osawotomie will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at the Presbyterian Church...
Victoria 'Vicki' Axtell (01/27/11)
Memorial services for Victoria "Vicki" Axtell, 62 of Spirit Lake, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Jamie Breuer will officiate the service. Memorial visitation with the family will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Elizabeth Teale Bolt (01/27/11)
Funeral services for Elizabeth Teale Bolt, 92 of Fairfield, Calif., and formerly of Spirit Lake and Spencer, will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Spirit Lake...
Cynthia 'Cindy' Lynn Schwaez (01/25/11)
Cynthia "Cindy" Lynn Schwaez of Osawotomie, Kan. died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at Miami County Medical Center in Paola, Kan. Services are pending at Trinity Lutheran Church of Spencer. Service in Osawotomie will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at the Presbyterian Church...
Shirley Machael Hill (01/20/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Machael Hill, 88 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Michael Sharp will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Gale Dean Johnson (01/20/11)
Gale Dean Johnson, 82 went to be with Lord on Jan. 1, 2011. Gale was the son of Alfred and Nettie Rowlett Johnson. He was born in Des Moines, Ia., June 9, 1928. His childhood years were spent in Milford and Lake City, Ia., where he received his education...
Cameron Lynn Craig (01/20/11)
Cameron Lynn Craig, 39 of Ft. Mitchell, Ala. passed away Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at the Columbus Medical Center. Memorial services with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. (EST) Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, in the chapel of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 3770 Hwy 431 N., Phenix City, AL 36867 with CH (LTC) Jim Paulson officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home...
Everett Dean Scott (01/20/11)
Everett Dean Scott, 72, of Ruthven died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at the Spencer Municipal Hospital. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven. Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven...
Ila Mae Simdorn (01/20/11)
Ila Mae Simdorn, 87 of Little Rock, Ia. died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Sibley Nursing and Rehab Center in Sibley, Ia. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, at Zoar Presbyterian Church of George, with Rev. Dale Lint officiating...
Lambert Mastbergen (01/20/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Lambert Mastbergen, 96 of Hartley will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, at Trinity United Church of Christ in Hartley. Rev. Jeff Filkins will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 4 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Trinity United Church of Christ in Hartley...
Helen Lewis (01/20/11)
Graveside services for Mrs. Helen Lewis, 90 of White Plains, Ga. will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate the service. No visitation is scheduled. Interment will take place at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson...
Evangeline P. Haak (01/18/11)
Evangeline P. Haak, 88, formerly of Sioux Falls, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at the Immanuel St. Joseph's Hospital in Mankato, Minn. Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, at Miller West Funeral Chapel, 41st Street and Valley View Road. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the funeral, also at Miller West Funeral Chapel...
James O'Meara (01/18/11)
Funeral services for Mr. James O'Meara, 80 of Spencer, formerly of the Holstein and Galva areas, will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after noon Wednesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. There will be a vigil service at 5:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home...
Archie Berends (01/18/11)
Memorial services for Mr. Archie Berends, 89 of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, at Warner Funeral Home in Everly. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Shirley Machael Hill (01/18/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Machael Hill, 88 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Michael Sharp will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Arthur William Janzow (01/15/11)
Arthur William Janzow of Saint Ansgar, Ia., passed away on Thursday Jan. 13, 2011, of lung cancer. He died peacefully at his home in St. Ansgar surrounded by his children. Art Janzow was born April 25, 1920, the sixth of seven children to August and Elizabeth (Wiegner) Janzow, of St. Ansgar, Ia...
Gale Dean Johnson (01/15/11)
Gale Dean Johnson, 82 went to be with Lord on Jan. 1, 2011. Gale was the son of Alfred and Nettie Rowlett Johnson. He was born in Des Moines, Ia., June 9, 1928. His childhood years were spent in Milford and Lake City, Ia., where he received his education...
Linda Kay Morfitt (01/13/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Linda Kay Morfitt, 57 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at First English Lutheran Church on Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Dora Hansen (01/13/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dora Hansen, 90 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in the Spencer...
Robert F. Cummings (01/13/11)
Robert, the only son of Thaddus L. Cummings and Josephine Squire Cummings of Spencer, Ia. has passed away in Arcadia, Calif. He and his wife, Betty, have lived in Arcadia for 47 years and celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary in June 2010. Bob died of complications following a hip replacement surgery and Parkinson's disease...
Gale Dean Johnson (01/13/11)
Gale Dean Johnson, 82 went to be with Lord on Jan. 1, 2011. Gale was the son of Alfred and Nettie Rowlett Johnson. He was born in Des Moines, Ia., June 9, 1928. His childhood years were spent in Milford and Lake City, Ia., where he received his education...
Barbara Raye Tuttle (01/13/11)
Memorial visitation for Barbara Raye Tuttle, 55 of Dayton, Ia., formerly of Spencer, will be held with the family from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Cynthia C. Beauman (01/11/11)
Cynthia C. Beauman, 67, of Spencer, passed away Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at a Sioux City hospital. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at Morningside Chapel Christy-Smith Funeral Home. Prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, at Sunnybrook Community Church. Rev. Jeff Moes will officiate the service...
Curtis Allan Raasch (01/11/11)
Curtis Allan Raasch, 67 of Odebolt, Ia. died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Horn Memorial Hospital in Ida Grove after a four-year battle with cancer. From day one, Curt was a farmer. It started with toy tractors on the floor and continued until his final days, as he provided input from his hospital bed...
Gale Dean Johnson (01/11/11)
Gale Dean Johnson, 82 went to be with Lord on Jan. 1, 2011. Gale was the son of Alfred and Nettie Rowlett Johnson. He was born in Des Moines, Ia., June 9, 1928. His childhood years were spent in Milford and Lake City, Ia., where he received his education...
Dora Hansen (01/11/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dora Hansen, 90 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in the Spencer...
Richard (Dick) Clark (01/07/11)
Richard (Dick) Clark passed away Dec. 31, 2010, at Hospice of Arizona, Sun City West, Ariz. Dick, the son of Charles O. and Mabel Clark, was born on June 11, 1924, in Linn Grove, Ia. Dick received his early education in Linn Grove and graduated from the Linn Grove High School in 1942...
Judith Lynn Hurt (01/07/11)
Judith Lynn Hurt, daughter of retired Brigadier General Oscar Hurt of Prescott, Ariz. and Violet Henkel Hurt McClaire of Laguna Woods, Calif., passed away Dec. 21, 2010, at Pomarado Hospital in Poway, Calif., after a lengthy heart illness and series of strokes...
Edward Iseminger (01/07/11)
There will be no formal services for Edward Iseminger, 94, of Spencer who passed away Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011, at Longhouse Care Center in Spencer. Burial will be at a later date. Edward "Ed" Iseminger was born April 3, 1916, at Pettibone, N.D., the son of Clarence and Lulu (Snell) Iseminger. ...
Gwendolyn Ruth (Anderson) Noble (01/06/11)
Funeral services for Gwen Noble, 85, were held on Jan. 3, 2011, at the Union Memorial Church in Milford. Gwen passed away peacefully in her home on Dec. 29, 2010, with her children at her side. Daughter of Hugh and Matilda (Neilly) Anderson, Gwen was born in Estherville on July 27, 1925. She graduated from Terril High School and AIB College in Des Moines. Gwen married the love of her life, Bob Noble, on Feb. 17, 1946, and they made their home on a farm west of Milford...
Parker Barglof (01/06/11)
Funeral services for Parker Barglof, 90 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation will take place Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer, starting at 5 p.m. with the family present from 5-8 p.m...
Margaret Overeen (01/06/11)
Funeral services for Margaret Overeen, 86 of Spencer will be held Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Mrs. Overeen passed away Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at Spencer Hospital...
Jerry Carpenter (01/06/11)
Funeral services for Jerry Carpenter, 69 of Milford will be 10:30 am, Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Arrangements are under the care of Turner Jenness Funeral Home of Milford...
Marjorie Ramsey (01/04/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Marjorie Ramsey, 90 of Wittmann, Ariz., formerly of the Royal and Sutherland areas, were held Friday, Dec. 31, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber officiated the service. Interment took place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
LaVonne McCarty (01/04/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. LaVonne McCarty, 86 of Hartley will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hartley. Rev. Tim Hogan will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley...
Don A. Barry (01/04/11)
Funeral services for Don A. Barry of Spencer and Sutherland, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland...
BARBARA VIRELLI (01/04/11)
Barabara Virelli, 90 of Royal, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at the Northshire Residence in Spencer. Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Pastor Deb Mechler officiated. Burial took place at Willow Creek Cemetery in Royal...
Beryl Moser (01/04/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Beryl Moser, 93 of Spencer will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Margaret Overeen (01/04/11)
Services are pending for Margaret Overeen, 86 of Spencer who passed away Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of arrangements.