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Obituaries from September 2007

Ruth Keiser (09/29/07)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ruth Keiser, 102 of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 1, 2007 at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Revs. Tom and Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home...
Tara Nicole Dailey (09/28/07)
Tara Nicole Dailey, 18, of Fort Collins, Colo. passed away Aug. 30, 2007, due to complications from injuries suffered in an automobile accident July 3, 2007, in Nevada. A small private family service was held at Fossil Creek Park, at the pavilion. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Tara Dailey Benefit Fund at any FirstBank in Colorado from which a donation will be made to the Larimer County Humane Society where she got her beloved pets...
Vesta Roskammer (09/28/07)
Funeral services for Vesta Roskammer, 89, of Hartley, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Friday, Sept. 28, 2007, at Trinity United Church of Christ in Hartley. Rev. Jeff Filkins will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery of Harley...
Gerry Higgens (09/26/07)
Gerry Higgens, 67, of Denver, Colo., formerly of Spencer, passed away September 19, 2007, at his home in Denver. Memorial services will be held in Denver. Burial will take place at a later date. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is announcing arrangements...
Vesta Roskammer (09/26/07)
Services are pending for Mrs. Vesta Roskammer, 89, of Hartley, who passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Hartley is in charge of arrangements.
Donald Bryan (09/26/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Donald Bryan, 62, of Dickens, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, at Grace United Methodist Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Logan Township Cemetery in Gillett Grove at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday...
Neilla Banse (09/26/07)
Services for Neilla Banse, 52, of Sutherland, will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Harlan Cemetery in Dumont. There will be no visitation...
Nick Udorvich (09/25/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Nick Udorvich, 89, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m., today, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at First Christian Church of Spencer. Rev. Cheri Gelner will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Mildred May Jebsen (09/25/07)
Services for Mildred May Jebsen, 95, of Sutherland, were held Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Bethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer officiated the service. Interment took place at Waterman Cemetery of Sutherland. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, Mildred passed away at her home in Sutherland...
Sheryl Ann Galbraith (09/25/07)
Funeral services for Sheryl Ann Galbraith, 49, of Spencer, were held Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell officiated the service. Burial took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Sheryl Ann Galbraith passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Avera-McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls...
Donald Storey (09/24/07)
Memorial services for Mr. Donald Storey, 71, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Bethany Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Donald passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at home in Spencer with his family at his side after a very long illness...
Sheryl Ann Galbraith (09/24/07)
Funeral services for Sheryl Galbraith, 49, of Spencer, will be held Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Sheryl Ann Galbraith passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Avera-McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls...
Steven B. Reskie (09/24/07)
Private family memorial services for Steven B. Reskie. 55, of Webb will be held at the family home in rural Webb. Rev. David Schumann of the United Methodist Church in Marathon will officiate. There will be no visitation. Steven passed away Monday, Sept.17, 2007, at the Spencer Municipal Hospital...
Al Marvin Mathison (09/24/07)
Al Marvin Mathison, 79, of Papillion, Neb. passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007. Graveside memorial services were held Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at Northlawn Memorial Park. Al is survived by his wife, Lillie; sons: Tom Mathison and wife, Renee of Kansas City, Mo., and Randy Mathison and wife, Shelley of Bella Vista, Ark.; daughter, Jolene Roberts and husband, John of Bellevue, Neb.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren...
James Herrill (09/24/07)
Memorial services for Mr. James Herrill, 54 of Spencer, formerly of Underwood, will be held at 1 p.m., today, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007 at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the services at Warner Funeral Home...
Robert Dale Goyette (09/24/07)
Services for Robert Dale Goyette, 78, of Spirit Lake, took place Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Immanuel Lutheran Church of Spirit Lake. Rev. Chad Kendall officiated the service. Robert passed away on Sept. 18, 2007, at his home. Robert Dale Goyette, the son of Ollie and Ione Goyette, was born Sept. 2, 1929, in Hartley. His childhood years were spent in Royal, Iowa where he received his education, graduating from Royal High School. He attended Westmar College for two years...
Betty Dailey (09/24/07)
Private family services for Mrs. Betty Dailey, 76, of Spencer, will take place at a later date. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the interment at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer. Betty passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at Longhouse Residence of Spencer...
Donald Storey (09/21/07)
Memorial services for Mr. Donald Storey, 71, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Bethany Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the service. Donald passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at home in Spencer...
James Herrill (09/21/07)
James Herrill Memorial services for Mr. James Herrill, 54, of Spencer, formerly of Underwood, will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the services at Warner Funeral Home...
Neilla Banse (09/21/07)
Services are pending for Neilla Banse, 52, of Spencer, who passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19 at home. Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland is in charge of arrangements.
Betty Dailey (09/21/07)
Private family services for Mrs. Betty Dailey, 76, of Spencer, will take place at a later date. Rev. Scott Meier will officiate the interment at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer. Betty passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at Longhouse Residence of Spencer...
Eleanor Ann Burg (Schas) (09/19/07)
A short burial service for Eleanor Ann Burg (Schas), 83, of Redmond, Ore., will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at North Lawn Cemetery in Spencer. Eleanor passed away Thursday, Oct. 26, 2006, of cancer. Eleanor was born June 19, 1923, on a farm in Clay County, to Raymond and Emily Burg. She graduated from high school in Gillett Grove. She married David Schas on Jan. 24, 1961, in Missoula, Mont...
Christine A. Peters (09/19/07)
Funeral services for Christine A. Peters, 50, of Storm Lake, were held on Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Rev. Bruce Lawler officiated. Christine passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, in Storm Lake. Interment was at St. Mary's Cemetery...
Lora Ann Krogman (09/19/07)
Funeral services for Lora Ann Krogman, 31, of Caledonia, Ill., will take place at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church of Milford. Rev. Ken Seifried will officiate the service. Interment will take place at 2 p.m. today at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Birdie Meree Jacobson (09/19/07)
Funeral Services for Mrs. Birdie Meree Jacobson were held Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at the First Lutheran Church in Sioux Rapids. Rev. Tonna Parsons officiated. Interment will be in Lone Tree Cemetery at Sioux Rapids. Birdie Meree, 90, of Sioux Rapids, passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at Sioux Care Center in Sioux Rapids...
Lora Ann Krogman (09/18/07)
Funeral services for Lora Ann Krogman, 31, of Caledonia, Ill., will take place at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church of Milford. Rev. Ken Seifried will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. today with the family present from 6-9 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Matilda Vander Tuig (09/18/07)
Funeral services for Matilda Vander Tuig, 87, of Primghar, were held Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at American Reformed Church of Primghar. Rev. Dennis Hietbrink officiated the service. Interment was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery of Primghar. Matilda passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2007 at the Primghar Care Center...
Albert C. Laubenthal (09/18/07)
Funeral services for Albert C. Laubenthal,73, of Emmetsburg will take place at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at Holy Family Catholic Church of Emmetsburg. Rev. Clem Currans will officiate the service. Inurnment will take place at St. John's Catholic Cemetery of Emmetsburg...
Donald Claus (09/18/07)
Funeral services for Mr. Donald Claus, 81, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Walter and Emma Bloom (09/14/07)
Walter and Emma Bloom A memorial service for Walter and Emma Bloom will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 17, 2007 at Grace United Methodist Church Chapel. Walter F. Bloom pased away Nov. 20, 2006, one month after Emma J. Bloom passed away Sunday, Oct. 22. Emma was born in Osceola on Jan. 19, 1914 and Walter was born in Renwick on Dec. 1, 1910...
Donald Claus (09/14/07)
Services are pending for Mr. Donald Claus, 81 of Spencer who passed away Friday, Sept. 14, 2007 at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of is in charge of arrangements.
George C. Hoyt (09/14/07)
Funeral services for George C. Hoyt, 82 will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007 at St. Joseph Catholic Church of Milford. Rev. Kenneth Seifried will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Calvary Cemetery of Milford...
Huldah Phelps Bacon (09/14/07)
Memorial services were held on Saturday, Sept. 8, at 1:30 p.m. at the Congregational United Church of Christ for Huldah Phelps Bacon. Rev. Brad Larson and Rev. Cynthia Huse officiated at this service. Her final resting place will, be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Shirley Johnson Costas (09/13/07)
Funeral services for Shirley Johnson Costa, 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, together, she and a sister ventured to California...
Elizabeth Howe-Gregory (09/11/07)
Elizabeth Howe-Gregory, 65 of Lansing, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007 at her home. Elizabeth was born March 19, 1942 in Spencer, the daughter of Robert and Helen Bjornstad Howe. She received her education in the Spencer Community School system and graduated in 1960. She was Spencer's first "Relays Queen."...
Walter F. Bloom (09/11/07)
The memorial service for Walter F. Bloom will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 17, 2007 at Grace United Methodist Church Chapel. Walter passed away Nov. 20, 2006. Walter was born in Renwick on Dec. 1, 1910. Both Walter and Emma, his wife, graduated from Iowa State Teachers' College. There they met and married following their graduation. They were married in Princeton, Mo. in 1933...
Michelle Katzbach (09/08/07)
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.
Heidi Joy Pearson (09/07/07)
Heidi Joy Pearson, 50, of Louisville, Colo., passed away Sept. 3, 2007. A cremation has been entrusted to the Howe Mortuary, Longmont. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at the Boulder Valley Christian Church, 7100 S. Boulder Road in Boulder...
August Wilson Burdette (09/07/07)
Funeral services for Mr. August Wilson Burdette, 87, of Dickens, will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Friday, Sept. 7, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Revs. Julie McCullough and Paul Hansen will co-celebrate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery of Spencer...
Kathi May Sweet (09/06/07)
Memorial services for Kathi May Sweet, 54, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, at the outside altar at Trinity Lutheran Church of Estherville. Rev. Paul Wiegman will officiate the service. Visitation will take place from 5-8 p.m., Friday...
Arlene G. Hargrave (09/05/07)
Arlene G. Hargrave, 85, of Elmore, Minn., passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Parker Oaks in Winnebago, Minn. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth. Rev. Robert Roettger will officiate...
John Lorig Neary (09/04/07)
Funeral services for Mr. John Lorig Neary, 57, of Spencer, were held Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray officiated the service. John passed away at home, Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, in Spencer. Interment took place at St. John's Catholic Cemetery in Emmetsburg...
Mary Elsie Williams (09/01/07)
Mary Elsie Williams, 92, of Belmont, Calif., formerly of Spencer, Ft. Myers, Fla., and Palm Desert, Calif., passed away June 16, 2007, three days short of her 93rd birthday. Mary was born and grew up in Missouri where she met her future husband George H. ...
Gladys Elizabeth Thomas (09/01/07)
Funeral services for Gladys Elizabeth Thomas, 89 of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007 at Hope Reformed Church of Spencer. Rev. Russell Muilenburg will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. on Monday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
John Neary (09/01/07)
Funeral services for Mr. John Neary, 57 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 3, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Spencer. Rev. Ed Murray will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Spencer...
Phyllis Conlon Christiansen (09/01/07)
Phyllis Conlon Christiansen, 82, of Spencer, passed away Aug. 29, 2007 at St. Luke's Lutheran Home. Family graveside services will be held 11 a.m., today, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at St. Mary's Cemetery in Humboldt. Phyllis Collins, the daughter of John and Lillie (Luethje) Collins, was born Aug. ...