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Obituaries from May 2010

Merlin O. Untiet (05/29/10)
Funeral services for Merlin O. Untiet, 93, of Winona, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 29, at Central Lutheran Church in Winona. Members of American Legion Post No. 9, Winona will conduct military burial honors outside the church following the services...
Lorrayne Westphalen (05/28/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Lorrayne Westphalen, 94, of Ruthven, formerly of Royal, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 28, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Visitation was after 5 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home in Spencer...
Virginia Griffin (05/28/10)
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 5, beginning with a service at 11 a.m. in the open-air shelter, Oneota Park, Spencer. From noon until 2:30 there will be an open house and buffet meal in Golfview Commons Room, 1900 Fourth Avenue SW, Spencer. At 3:30 a Best Shot Golf Scramble will be held at Spencer Municipal Golf Course with sign up by June 1 with Stacey at SMGC, 712/580-7280. Also at 3:30 there will be Scrabble and other table games in Golfview Commons Room...
Rick Anderson (05/28/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Rick Anderson, 56, of Peterson, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 28, at First Congregational Church in Peterson. Rev. Charles Hall will officiate the service. Visitation was at 1 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Peterson...
Dennis Riepma (05/25/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Dennis Riepma, 66, of Spencer, will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 26, at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. Rev. Russell Muilenburg will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Claude Ernest Miller (05/22/10)
Claude Ernest Miller, 88, of Cedar Falls, died Wednesday, May 19, 2010, at the Cedar Falls Lutheran Home in Cedar Falls. He was born Jan. 27, 1922, in Trenton, Mo., the son of Claude E. and Eula Pearl (Stinson) Miller. Claude married Betty Davis on June 4, 1943, at First Baptist Church in Trenton, Mo. ...
Lance Mitchell Heiman (05/22/10)
Lance Mitchell Heiman, 75, of Arden Hills Minn., passed away on Friday, May 14, 2010, at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. He was born April 10, 1935, to Edward and Ada Heiman in Eau Claire, Wis. Lance is survived by his loving wife Pat (nee Lowry); two children: Sarah (Brad) and Mitchell (Mary Anne); mother-in-law, Helen Henderson; and grandchildren: Meredith, Jacqueline and Aiden. ...
Kirk M. Struthers (05/21/10)
Kirk M. Struthers, 66, of Algona, died Tuesday, May 18, 2010, at Hospice of North Iowa Inpatient Unit, Mason City. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 22, at First United Methodist Church, Algona, with Rev. Steve McElroy officiating...
Ruth Goodchild (05/21/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ruth Goodchild, 76 of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 21, at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Mike Huebner will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home at Spencer...
Phyllis 'Toby' Holst (05/18/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Phyllis "Toby" Holst, 79 of Everly, were held Monday, May 17, at Warner Funeral Home in Everly. Al Grigg officiated the service. Interment took place in Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly. Mrs. Holst passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010, at Longhouse Residence in Spencer...
Dorothy Galm (05/14/10)
Funeral services for Dorothy Galm, 82 of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 15, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after noon on Friday, with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Everly. There will be a Rosary at 5 p.m. followed by a Vigil service. The visitation will continue until 8 p.m...
Saylor Ennis (05/14/10)
Saylor Ennis, of Sisters, Ore., passed away on St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 2010, at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, Ore. Saylor (Sy) celebrated his 100th birthday March 2, 2010, with 30 family members from seven states joining him for his special day, including five generations...
Douglas Bodenhamer (05/13/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Douglas Bodenhamer, 58 of Peterson, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 13, at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Rev. Esta M. Fraley will officiate the service. Private burial will take place in Oakland Cemetery in Peterson at a later date...
Mary Martha Lyon (05/13/10)
Mary Martha Lyon, 98, died May 4, 2010, at Longhouse Nursing Home in Spencer. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Mary was born on a farm near Packwood, Iowa, Sept. 30, 1911, the only child of John and Anna (Hildebrand) Clark. Mary lived with her parents in Henry and Jefferson counties. She graduated from Fairfield High School in 1929 and then attended Cedar Falls College and graduated in 1931 to become a teacher...
Harold Brigham (05/11/10)
Georgia Mae Eissner (05/11/10)
Services for Georgia Mae Eissner will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 11, at Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. John M. Christensen officiating. Interment will be in Mountain View Memorial Park. Mrs. Eissner (nee Shirk), 72, of Cheyenne, died Friday, May 7, 2010, at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center. She was born Dec. 22, 1937, in Spencer to Claire and Dorothea Georgina (Hein) Shirk. She had lived in Cheyenne since 1971...
Dortha Johnson (05/08/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Dortha Johnson, 87 of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 8, at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service. Interment will take place in North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Mrs. Johnson passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at Spencer Hospital...
Audrey Edwards (05/08/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Audrey Edwards, 91 of Spencer, formerly of Emmetsburg, will be held privately at a later date. There will be no visitation. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mrs. Edwards passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at Spencer Hospital...
Mae Sophie Pearson (05/07/10)
Funeral services for Mae Sophie Pearson, 85 of Spencer, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 8, at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Rev. Lauren Ley will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 3 p.m. Friday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Wallace E. Tesch (05/06/10)
Funeral services for Wallace E. Tesch, 84 of Paullina, were held Wednesday, May 5, at the St. John Lutheran Church in Germantown with the Rev. Donald Erickson officiating. Burial took place in Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina with military graveside service by the Russell West Post of the American Legion of Paullina...
Bud Lorenzen (05/06/10)
Private family services for Mr. Bud Lorenzen, 75 of Spencer, will be held at a later date. Visitation will begin at noon Friday, with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Lola Hanson (05/01/10)
Memorial services for Lola Hanson, 89, of Madrid, Iowa, formerly of Slater, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 2, at the Sanborn Chapel in Madrid Home, 613 W. North St., Madrid. Pastor Heidi Williams and Chaplain Carla Werre will officiate the service...
Phyllis Norgaard (05/01/10)
Services for Phyllis Norgaard, 81, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 1, at Faith Pentecostal Church in Spencer. Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the service. Interment will take place in Dickens Cemetery. Phyllis passed away April 27, 2010. Phyllis Sylvia Norgaard, the daughter of Philo and Katherine (Hanna) Chapman, was born March 15, 1929, in Clairmont, Minn. Her childhood years were spent in Rochester, Minn., where she received her education, graduating from high school in 1947...