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Obituaries from March 2012

Anna Mae Winters (03/31/12)
A funeral service for Anna Mae Winters , 80, of Lake Park. will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 31, 2012, at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. Burial will be at Silver Lake Cemetery. Anna Mae (Godfrey) Winters was born on Feb. 24, 1932, in Washta, to William and Edna (Small) Godfrey...
Thomas Nelson (03/31/12)
Services are pending for Mr. Thomas Nelson, 81, of Spirit Lake and formerly of Spencer, who passed away Friday, March 30, 2012, at Scottsdale Health Care in Scottsdale, Ariz. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
G. James "Jim" Chapman (03/30/12)
Grenville James Chapman, the son of John Oak and Irene Helen (Dorr) Chapman, was born March 21, 1935, in Clarion. He was raised and educated in the area of his birth, graduating from Eagle Grove High School in 1953. He then received an Industrial Administration Degree from Iowa State University in 1957. Jim was a member of the ISU's Big 8 Baseball Championship team - placing third in the College World Series...
Larry L. Buettner (03/29/12)
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 30, 2012, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Visitation will take place Thursday, March 29, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. at the Sliefert-Smith Funeral Home in Webb. Interment will be at a later date...
Ralph Toft (03/27/12)
Funeral services for Mr. Ralph Toft, 86, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Royal, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Visitation will begin 2 p.m. Wednesday, with the whole family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Ellowene 'Ellie' Mae Clifford (03/24/12)
Funeral services for Ellowene "Ellie" Mae Clifford, 89, of Spencer, formerly of Milford will be held Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at the Union Memorial Church in Milford. Ellie passed away Tuesday, March 20th at the Spencer Municipal Hospital. Ellowene Mae Clifford was born to Howard and Dosia Boers (Carr) in Milford, Ia. on Nov. 17, 1923. She graduated from Milford High School...
Robert Nelson (03/22/12)
Funeral services for Mr. Robert Nelson, 88, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 22, 2012, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Len Halvorson will officiate the service. Private burial at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer at a later date. A military flag presentation will be held at the church following the memorial services...
Charles W. Agler (03/20/12)
Charles Agler, age 90, of Marathon, Ia. died March 16, 2012, at Spencer Municipal Hospital in Spencer. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at the Grace Lutheran Church in Marathon. Burial will be in the Poland Township Cemetery in Marathon...
Leslie Jensen (03/20/12)
Funeral services for Mr. Leslie Jensen, 87, of Royal, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Visitation with the family will be from 5-6:30 p.m. tonight at the funeral home in Spencer...
Della Kruckenberg (03/20/12)
Funeral services for Mrs. Della Kruckenberg, 91, of Sutherland, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at Church of Christ in Sutherland. Rev. John Erickson will officiate the service. Burial will be at Harrison Township Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, in May City...
Dorothy Weber (03/20/12)
Graveside services for Mrs. Dorothy Weber, 94, of Webb, will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 25, 2012, at Garfield Cemetery in Webb. Rev. Lynn Potter will officiate the service. Burial will be at Garfield Cemetery in Webb. Mrs. Weber passed away Friday, March 16, 2012, at Longhouse Residence in Spencer...
Robert Nelson (03/20/12)
Services are pending for Mr. Robert Nelson, 88, of Spencer, who passed away Sunday, March 18, 2012, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Anne Byers (03/17/12)
Funeral services for Mrs. Anne Byers, 77, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2012, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Thomas Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Family will greet friends from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the church prior to the funeral service on Monday...
Lois Seversen (03/17/12)
Funeral services for Mrs. Lois Seversen, 89, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Len Halvorson will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services. Burial at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Della Kruckenberg (03/17/12)
Services are pending for Mrs. Della Kruckenberg, 91, of Sutherland, who passed away Friday, March 16, 2012, at Sanford Senior Care, in Sheldon. Warner Funeral Home in Sutherland is in charge of arrangements.
Gary Logan (03/16/12)
Funeral services for Mr. Gary Logan, 71, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Visitation will begin after the service until 5 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be at Dickens Cemetery in Dickens. Mr. Logan passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at Spencer Hospital...
Anne Byers (03/16/12)
Funeral services for Mrs. Anne Byers, 77, of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2012, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Thomas Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Family will greet friends from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the church prior to the funeral service on Monday...
James Greene (03/13/12)
Memorial graveside services for Mr. James Greene, 74, of Webb, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at Liberty Cemetery in Greenville. Rev. Lynn Potter will officiate the service. The family would like to extend an invitation to everyone to stop by the house in Webb anytime and visit them...
Marina Ecker (03/13/12)
Marina Ecker, 99, of Granville, Ia., passed away March 12, 2012. Fish Funeral Home, of Remsen, is in charge of arrangements. Services are pending.
Peder Erling Buck (03/10/12)
A celebration of life for Peder E. Buck, 84, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 10, 2012, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Hartley. Rev. Jeff Filkins will officiate the service. Inurnment will be held at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley. Military service rites will be conducted by Arthur W. Kirchoff Legion Post No. 288 of Hartley...
James Greene (03/10/12)
Memorial graveside services for Mr. James Greene, 74, of Webb, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at Liberty Cemetery in Greenville. Rev. Lynn Potter will officiate the service. The family would like to extend an invitation to everyone to stop by the house in Webb anytime and visit them...
Dorothy Alger (03/09/12)
A celebration of life will be held for Mrs. Dorothy Alger, 84, of Dickens, at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2012, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Julie McCullough will officiate the memorial service. The family will greet friends from 4:30-8 p.m. Friday at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Marilyn Mugge (03/08/12)
Funeral services for Marilyn Mugge, 87, of Everly and Mesa, Ariz., will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 17, 2012, at the United Methodist Church in Everly. Rev. Jo Watkins will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour before the service...
Lorraine Combs (03/08/12)
Lorraine Combs, former longtime resident of Spencer, Ia., passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at her home in Mesa, Ariz., surrounded by loving family members. She resided in Spencer from 1954 through 1966 where she and husband Bill raised their five children: Steve, Diane, Chris, Bill and Chipper...
Dorothy Alger (03/08/12)
A celebration of life will be held for Mrs. Dorothy Alger, 84, of Dickens, at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2012, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Julie McCullough will officiate the memorial service. The family will greet friends from 4:30-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Patricia Rider (03/06/12)
Funeral services for Ms. Patricia Rider, 53, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Al Dean will officiate the service. Ms. Rider passed away Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, at home. No additional information is available...
Dorothy Reed (03/03/12)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Reed, 90, of Spencer, formerly of Peterson, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2012, at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 2-4 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Robert Jackson (03/03/12)
Robert L. Jackson, 81, of Sherrard, Illinois, well-known Sherrard High School Athletic Director and basketball coach, died Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport, Ia. Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Preemption United Methodist Church, Preemption, Ill. Burial is in Preemption Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Trimble Funeral and Cremation Center, Coal Valley. Memorials may be made to the church or Sherrard Academic Foundation...
Patricia Rider (03/03/12)
Services are pending for Patricia Rider, 53, of Spencer, who passed away Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, at her home in Spencer Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Reed (03/02/12)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Reed, 90, of Spencer, formerly of Peterson, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2012, at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 2-4 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Delbert "Dub" Boyles (03/02/12)
Funeral services for Mr. Delbert "Dub" Boyles, 93, of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 3, 2012, at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Rev. Dan Taylor will officiate the service. Visitation will take place Friday, at Warner Funeral Home in Everly, starting at 3 p.m., with family present from 6-8 p.m...
Robert Dillard (03/01/12)
Funeral services Mr. Robert Dillard, 90, of Dickens, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 1, 2012, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Julie McCullough will officiate the service. Burial will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Lowell Gene Fields (03/01/12)
Lowell Fields, 67, of Storm Lake, Ia. died Feb. 27, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2012, at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, Ia. Visitation will take place from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2012 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake...
Wanda Stoermer (03/01/12)
No funeral services are planned for Mrs. Wanda Stoermer, 96, of Spencer. Burial will be at North Lawn Memorial Park, in Spencer, at a later date. Mrs. Stoermer passed away Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Wanda Jennie Stoermer the daughter of Lawrence and Katherine "Kate" (Whalen) Prentice, was born in Nemaha, Ia. She grew up in the Gillett Grove area where she attended Logan Country School and then graduated from the Gillett Grove Consolidated High School...