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Obituaries from December 2010

Merlyn R. Schoelerman (12/31/10)
Memorial services for Merlyn R. Schoelerman, 77 were held Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at Trinity United Church of Christ in Hartley. Rev. Jeff Filkins and Rev. Tim Hogan celebrated the service. Interment took place at Pleasant View Cemetery at Hartley...
Derald Dean Streufert (12/31/10)
Derald Dean Streufert was born Oct. 6, 1936, in Argusville, N.D., the son of Ernest and Anna (Schutt) Streufert. The family moved to Sutherland in 1945. Derald graduated from Sutherland High School, and he enlisted into the United States Army where he served three years for his country, stationed in Alaska...
SHIRLEY AILEEN KRILE (12/30/10)
Services for Shirley Aileen Krile, 85 will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at First United Church in Sioux Rapids. Rev. Greg Baskerville will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids. Shirley Aileen Krile, the daughter of George and Mabel (Britton) Schmidt, was born Feb. 14, 1925, in Spencer,. Her early years were spent in Spencer, where she attended and graduated high school in 1943.Shirley married Paul Krile on May 29, 1949, in Spencer...
MARY SULLIVAN (12/30/10)
Services for Mary Sullivan, 88 will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Sullivan passed away at Longhouse Residence on Dec. 27, 2010...
BARBARA VIRELLI (12/30/10)
Barabara Virelli, 90 of Royal, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at the Northshire Residence in Spencer. Funeral services are currently pending at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. The Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Marjorie Ramsey (12/30/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Marjorie Ramsey, 90 of Wittmann, Ariz., formerly of the Royal and Sutherland areas, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 31, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will take place prior to the service...
Marjorie Ramsey (12/28/10)
Services are pending for Mrs. Marjorie Ramsey, 90 of Wittmann, Ariz., formerly of Spencer, who passed away Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010, at Hospice of Arizona in Sun City, Ariz. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Ivan Stienstra (12/28/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Ivan Stienstra, 87 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 27, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Military services will be conducted by the American Legion-Glen Pedersen Post 1 of Spencer...
Ann Zahrt (12/28/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ann Zahrt, 77 of Spencer will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established by the family...
Elaine Wacker (12/24/10)
Memorial services for Mrs. Elaine Wacker, 76 of Hartley, formerly of Wahpeton, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Hartley. Rev. Dave Ericksen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Hartley...
Ann Zahrt (12/24/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ann Zahrt, 77 of Spencer will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Monday, with the family present from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Jerome Killmar (12/21/10)
Funeral services for Jerome Killmar, 92 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the church...
Thomas Mills (12/21/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Thomas Mills, 60 of Spencer will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Bruce Branson will officiate the service. Visitation will take place from 5-8 p.m., with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Marian Carlson (12/21/10)
Funeral services for Marian Carlson, 87 of Spencer will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. C. Peter Maisenbach will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home...
Ted Ketelsen (12/21/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Ted Ketelsen, 76 of Spirit Lake, formerly of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, at Warner Funeral Home in Everly. Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly. Mr. Ketelsen passed away Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, at his lake home in Spirit Lake...
Sara Fae Warburton (12/16/10)
Sara Fae Warburton was born May 14, 1915, in Early, to John and Alma (Patee) Pullen. The family moved to Clay County in her early years where she attended school and was active in the county 4-H program, graduating from Spencer High School in 1933. She was a life member of Grace Methodist Church. Following high school, she worked for Agricultural Assistance Association...
Frankie Francine Larsen (12/16/10)
Frankie Francine Larsen, 83, of Storm Lake, Ia. died Dec. 13, 2010, at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, at Hope Evangelical Free Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids, I. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Betty J. Guinn (12/16/10)
Betty J. Guinn, daughter of Charles C. and Elizabeth L. (Crawmer) Krieg, was born Oct. 16, 1934, northeast of Mallard, Iowa. She attended country school south of her home and then completed her education at Mallard High School. After graduation from high school, Betty attended cosmetology school in Fort Dodge and later worked as a nurse's aid at the Palo Alto County Hospital...
Kenneth Hansen (12/16/10)
Kenneth Hansen died Dec. 9, 2010, in San Francisco, Calif., after a lingering illness. He was born April 2, 1926, to Cornelius and Julia Hansen. His mother died when he was 4 years old. He was raised by his sister, Elvira Pedersen. He attended country school at Everly and the family moved to Terril, where he graduated from high school...
David Rausch (12/16/10)
Funeral services for Mr. David Rausch, 67, of Calumet, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Zion United Church of Christ in Calumet. Rev. Barbara Weier will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 2:30 p.m. Friday, with the family present from 5-8 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home in Sutherland...
Rosella Senne (12/14/10)
Funeral services for Rosella Senne, 76 of Spencer were held Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Dave Christenson officiated the service. Interment took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Rosella passed away Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at home in Spencer...
Duane Drees (12/14/10)
Funeral services for Duane Drees, 50, of Webb, will be held Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Lynn Potter will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial will be at Garfield Cemetery in Webb. Mr. Drees passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at his home in Webb...
Marvin Harris (12/14/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Marvin Harris, 82, of Spencer, will be held Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010, at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the 10:30 a.m. service. Visitation, with the family present, will occur between 4 and 6 p.m. Tuesday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Mildred Mugge (12/14/10)
Funeral services for Mildred Mugge, 95 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Revs. Tom and Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service. Visitation will take place Tuesday, Dec. 14, at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer, beginning at 2 p.m. The family will be present from 6-8 p.m...
Sara Warburton (12/14/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Sara Warburton, 95 of Rochester, Minn., formerly of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service...
Opal Hoyne (12/14/10)
Funeral services for Opal Hoyne, 86 of Sutherland will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. Rev. Kwang Song will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, with the family present from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Sutherland...
Daniel Gibson (12/11/10)
Daniel James Gibson, 59, passed away Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at the V.A. Hospital in Los Angeles, Calif. Funeral services will be Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Tonna Parsons will officiate the 11 a.m. service. Interment will be at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Arnold Barstad (12/09/10)
Arnie Barstad, Renner, S.D., passed away Dec. 6, 2010, at the White Health Care Center, White, S.D. He was 88. Visitation will begin at noon Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, with family present from 5-7 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home, 13th and Main, Sioux Falls...
Mark Miller (12/10/10)
Mark Miller Funeral services for Mr. Mark Miller, 52 of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the Warner Chapel in Spencer. A private burial will be held privately at a later date...
Daniel Gibson (12/10/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Daniel Gibson, 59 of Sunland, Calif., Gillett Grove, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Tonna Parsons will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 3 p.m. Monday, with the family present from 5:30-7 p.m. at the funeral home...
Gordon L. Cornwell (12/09/10)
Gordon L. Cornwell, age 75, died Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010, at Trinity Regional Medical Center, Fort Dodge, Ia. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Jeff Martin, Pastor of First Presbyterian Church officiating. Entombment will be in the Chapel of Peace Mausoleum, North Lawn Cemetery with a military flag presentation conducted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1856. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Robert James Graen (12/09/10)
Robert James Graen, 83, died Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at the Dougherty Hospice House. Funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at First Christian Church with burial to follow at Hills of Rest Memorial Park. A Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at George Boom Funeral Home in Sioux Falls...
Mark Muckey (12/04/10)
Funeral services for Mr. Mark Muckey, 47 of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Spencer. Rev. Matthew Winslow will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after noon on Friday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home...
Margaret Helen (Gould) Zinn (12/04/10)
Funeral service for Margaret Zinn will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at Hartley Funeral Home Chapel in Hartley. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery in Hartley. Margaret Helen (Gould) Zinn the daughter of George and Mary (Elder) Gould was born in Spencer, Ia. on March 6, 1926. She grew up in the rural Spencer area and attended Spencer Public School and graduated in 1943...
John Louis Sullivan (12/03/10)
John Louis Sullivan, 72, of Ames died, Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at home. Visitation is 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at First United Methodist Church. Memorial services will follow at 7:30 p.m. John was born May, 10, 1938, in Spencer, Ia. to Walter and Dorothy (Green) Sullivan. ...
Jeffery L. Rosacker (12/02/10)
Services for Jeffrey L. Rosacker will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at Living Word Church in Spencer. Jeffery Lynn Rosacker, son of Dale and Betty (Capner) Rosacker, was born April 14, 1954, in Sioux City, Ia. He received his education at Ruthven-Ayrshire Community School, graduating in 1972...
Mabel Byram (12/02/10)
Funeral services for Mrs. Mabel Byram, 99 of Spencer will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Dale L. Hodges will officiate the service. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Monday. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...