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Obituaries from August 2007

Valerie Jean 'Goggy' Ketelsen (08/31/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Valerie Jean Ketelsen, 70, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church of Milford. Father Ken Seifried will officiate the service. Valerie passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church of Milford...
Shirley Johnson Costas (08/31/07)
Funeral services for Shirley Johnson Costas, 74, were held Friday, Aug. 24, 2007, at the Pittsburg Funeral Chapel of Pittsburg, Calif. Shirley passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007, after battling cancer. Shirley was born to Leslie and Helen Johnson on Feb. 12, 1933. Shirley graduated from Spencer High School in 1951. Soon after, she and a sister ventured to California...
Valerie Ketelsen (08/29/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Valerie Ketelsen, 70, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church of Milford. Father Ken Seifried will officiate the service. Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Chapel in Spencer...
Gerald J. 'Mac' McGreevy (08/28/07)
Memorial services for Mr. Gerald J. McGreevy, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Nevada, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church of Nevada. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the memorial service at the church...
Dr. Dennis Dale Darnell (08/28/07)
Dr. Dennis Dale Darnell, DVM, 65, of Mio, Mich., formerly of Manchester and Spencer, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Aug. 25, 2007, at Mercy Hospital, Grayling, Mich. In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time...
Margaret Helen Barber (08/28/07)
Services for Margaret Helen Barber, 99, of Spirit Lake, will be held at 1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Valerie Ketelsen (08/28/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. Valerie Ketelsen, 70, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Everly. Valerie passed away Monday, Aug. 27, at Lakes Regional Health Center of Spirit Lake. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Margaret Barber (08/25/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. Margaret Barber, 99 of Spirit Lake, formerly of Spencer. Margaret passed away Friday, Aug. 24, 2007 at Hilltop Care Center of Spirit Lake. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Hazel Victoria Swenson (08/24/07)
Funeral services for Hazel Victoria Swenson, 85, of Spencer, will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Aug. 24, 2007, at Turner Funeral Home of Milford. Rev. David Doellinger will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Fairview Cemetery of Terril...
Eldo 'Hap' W. Scharnberg (08/24/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Eldo "Hap" W. Scharnberg, 94, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Aug. 24, 2007, at Hope Lutheran Church of Everly. Rev. Kathy Wicks will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery of Everly...
Warren Herman Bohnenkamp (08/23/07)
Warren Herman Bohnenkamp passed away on Aug. 21, 2007. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Aug. 24, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Wall Lake, with military rites and burial at the Wall Lake Cemetery. Reception will follow at the Lake View Legion Hall...
Karla K. Keller (08/22/07)
Karla Kay (Schoenewe) Keller, 66, passed away in her home in Crystal Lake, Ill., after a valiant seven-year battle with cancer. She passed away on her birthday July 27, 2007 at 7:27:07 a.m. A memorial service for Karla will be held at the First Congregational Church in Crystal Lake at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25...
Henry Foxhoven (08/22/07)
Henry Foxhoven, 64, Bloomingdale, Ohio, passed away June 8, 2007, at home surrounded by his family after a 20-year struggle with Lou Gehrig's disease. His funeral was celebrated by his son, Rev. Father H. Christopher Foxhoven June 12, at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, Cadiz, Ohio...
Marilyn Braunschweig (08/22/07)
Services for Marilyn Braunschweig, 74, of East Lake Okoboji will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007, at Grace Lutheran Church of Spirit Lake. Rev. David Cox will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Lakeview Gardens Cemetery of Spirit Lake...
Lillian Ellen Lorenz (08/21/07)
Funeral services for Lillian Lorenz, 87, of Spencer, formerly of Dickens, will be held at 11 a.m. at Dickens Cemetery. Rev. Michael Sharp will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. Interment will take place at Dickens Cemetery. Lillian passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2007, at St. Luke Lutheran Home of Spencer...
Edna Mae Posthumus (08/21/07)
Funeral services for Edna Mae Posthumus, 70, of Sheldon, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007, at the First Reformed Church of Sheldon. Rev. David Brower and Rev. Gordon Bloemendaal officiaiting. Interment will take place at East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon...
Opal Faye Gulliford (08/21/07)
Services for Opal Faye Gulliford, 85, will be held at 10 a.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007, at Church of Christ in Sutherland. Rev. Don Gordon will officiate the service. Interment will be held at Waterman Cemetery of Sutherland. Opal passed away at the Floyd County Memorial Hospital in Charles City, on Friday, Aug.17, 2007...
Elizabeth Jo Stephas (08/18/07)
Elizabeth Jo Stephas Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Stephas, 61 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 20, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Brent Lingle will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Annette M. (Larson) Roti (08/18/07)
Annette M. (Larson) Roti, 43, of Wayzata, Minn., originally from Anoka, passed away Aug. 14, 2007. Services will be held today, Saturday, August 18, 2007 at Wayzata Evangelical Free Church in Plymouth, Minn. Private interment at Calvary Cemetery in Anoka will take place at a later date...
Rosemary Koenen (08/18/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Rosemary Koenen, 83 of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m., today, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church...
Mary Jacobsen (08/18/07)
Mary Jacobsen, 92 passed away Saturday, July 21, 2007 at Loomis House. A graveside service will be held Sept. 2 at Webb. Born in Spencer, March 27, 1915, she was the daughter of the late George and Mary Jane (Price) Grieve, and graduated from Iowa State University in 1936...
Liliian Lorenz (08/18/07)
Funeral services for Lillian Lorenz, 87 of Spencer, formerly of Dickens, will be held at 11 a.m. at Dickens Cemetery. Rev. Michael Sharp will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. Interment will take place at Dickens Cemetery. Lillian passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2007 at St. Luke Lutheran Home of Spencer...
Gerald J. McGreevy (08/17/07)
Memorial services for Mr. Gerald J. McGreevy, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Nevada, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church of Nevada. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the memorial service at the church...
Rosemary Koenen (08/17/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Rosemary Koenen, 83, of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church...
Jo Ann Leighton (08/16/07)
Jo Ann Leighton passed away after a brief illness on Aug. 6, 2007, at St. Mary's Health Center, Jefferson City, Mo. Graveside services will be held at Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Mo. on Sept. 10, 2007. Jo Ann was born at home on the family farm outside Rolfe, on April 8, 1932, to Iris and Albert Wolfe during the height of the depression. ...
Margarete Arlene Hander (08/16/07)
Funeral services for Margarete Arlene Hander, 87, of Spencer, formerly of Arnolds Park, were held Wednesday, Aug. 15, at Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Rev. Jerry Mercer officiated. Margarete passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2007, at Northshire in Spencer...
Morris Orean Saboe (08/15/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Morris Saboe, 82, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Annette K. Ruhs Kruse will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m., today, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Everly...
Ardis W. Gopperton (08/14/07)
Funeral services for Ardis W. Gopperton, 94, of Peterson, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 14, at United Methodist Church of Peterson. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Oakland Cemetery of Peterson...
Morris Saboe (08/14/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Morris Saboe, 82, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Annette K. Ruhs Kruse will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m., today, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Everly...
Margarete Hander (08/14/07)
Funeral services for Margarete Hander, 87, of Spencer, formerly of Arnolds Park, will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 15, at Turner Funeral Home in Milford. Rev. Jerry Mercer will officiate. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., today, at Turner Funeral Home...
H. Robert (Bob) Fairchild (08/10/07)
Services for H. Robert (Bob) Fairchild will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Friday, Aug. 10, at Turner Funeral Home of Milford. Rev. Doug Dingle will officiate the service. A private family service will be held for interment. Bob passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2007, at his home after a short illness...
Margaret Lois Fick (08/09/07)
Margaret Lois Fick, 86, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2007, at Los Robles Hospital in Thousand Oaks, Calif., near her home in the Vallecito retirement community in Newbury Park, where she had resided for 13 years. Born to Virgil and Blanche Dennis in Spencer, Sept. 7, 1920, Margaret and her parents moved to Los Angeles in 1940. Married in 1943, she was wife to Norbert Glenn Fick for 59 years...
Leland Leroy Nelsen (08/09/07)
Leland Leroy Nelsen, 63, passed away on Aug. 4, 2007, at his home in Lake Park. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2007, at Turner Funeral Home in Lake Park. Rev. Donna Gray officiated the service. Leland was born on Nov. 30, 1943, in Spencer, the son of Marvin and Lillie (Christensen) Nelsen. ...
Betty M. Duke (08/08/07)
Betty M. Duke, 82, of Waverly, Neb., formerly of Seward, Neb. and Indianola, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007. There will be no visitation and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Betty was born Dec. 11, 1924, at Milford, to Cephus and Zaida (Collins) Livingston. She was a homemaker; united in marriage to Robert Louis Duke on May 15, 1945, in Bridgeport, Ohio...
Timothy Blaine Quist (08/07/07)
Funeral services for Timothy Blaine Quist, 44, of Emmetsburg, formerly of Gillett Grove, took place at 1:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 6, 2007, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Tonna Parsons officiated the service. Interment took place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Howard Edwin Tibbetts (08/07/07)
Funeral services for Howard Edwin Tibbetts, 81, of Peterson, took place Monday, Aug. 6, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Peterson. Rev. Roger Maize officiated the service. Interment will take place at a later date A military flag presentation was conducted by American Legion Dean-Underwood Post No. 10 of Peterson....
John 'Jack' A. Rorah (08/07/07)
John "Jack" A. Rorah, 97, of Spencer, passed away Sunday, Aug. 5, 2007, at the Longhouse Residence Nursing Home in Spencer. A graveside service will be Monday, Aug. 13, at 11 a.m. at Northlawn Cemetery in Spencer. Jack was born on May 5, 1910, in Menlo, to William Edward and Oma (Millinman) Rorah. ...
Michelle Katzbach (08/07/07)
Funeral services are pending for Michelle Katzbach, 55, of Round Lake, Minn., who passed away Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007, at Worthington Regional Hospital. The Turner Funeral Home of Lake Park is in charge of arrangements.
Frederica Krse (08/04/07)
Frederica "Freddie" Kruse, 81, of Spencer, and formerly of Marathon, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2007, at her home in Spencer. Funeral services were held Monday, July 30, 2007 at the United Methodist Church at Marathon. Interment took place at Poland Township Cemetery in Marathon...
Howard Tibbetts (08/04/07)
Funeral services for Howard Tibbetts, 81 of Peterson will take placeat 10:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 6, 2007 at United Methodist Church of Peterson. Rev. Roger Maize will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Peterson...
Timothy Quist (08/04/07)
Timothy Quist Funeral services for Timothy Quist, 44 of Emmetsburg, formerly of Gillett Grove, will take place at 1:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 6, 2007 at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Tonna Parsons will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Timothy Quist (08/03/07)
Funeral services are pending for Timothy Quist, 44 of Emmetsburg, formerly of Gillett Grove. Quist passed away Thursday, Aug. 2, 2007 at Emmetsburg Care Center. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Robert 'Rob' Leon Wetherell (08/01/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Robert "Rob" Leon Wetherell, 79, of Peterson, will take place at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, at First Congregational Church of Peterson. Rev. Charles Hall will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. today, with the family present from 5-8 p.m.at the funeral home in Peterson...
Mabel Maxine Rutledge (08/01/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Mabel Maxine Rutledge, 84, of Spencer, will take place at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 2, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Dave Ericksen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m.at the funeral home in Spencer...