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Obituaries from May 2011

Muriel 'Pud' Scholerman (05/31/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Muriel Scholerman, 87, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Thomas Van Tassell will officiate the service. Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Beverly J. Sondergaard (05/31/11)
Beverly J Sondergaard, 83, of Mission, Kansas, formerly of Spencer, Ia. passed away March 18, 2011, at Kansas City Hospice House, Kansas City Mo. Funeral services will be held in Spencer at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 4, 2011, at the First Congregational Church...
Bruce Balthasar (05/31/11)
Services are pending for Mr. Bruce Balthasar, 57, of Spencer, who passed away Friday, May 27, 2011, at home. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Rosemary Brown (05/31/11)
Services are pending for Rosemary Brown, 80, of Spencer, who passed away Saturday, May 28, 2011, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Rita K. Rogers (05/28/11)
Loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, and friend, Rita Rogers was born in Spencer, Ia. on Sept. 6, 1935, to Sylvester Kindlespire and Mildred Lawler Kindlespire. Rita attended the University of Iowa, and, on June 30, 1956, married her high school sweetheart, Gary Rogers. They celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2006. She worked at Kjos Music Company in San Diego for 23 years, retiring in 2000...
Nina Huffman (05/28/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Nina Huffman, 93, of Canby, Ore., formerly of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at Faith Pentecostal Church in Spencer. Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the service. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the services at the church...
Harry Adams (05/26/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Harry Adams, 92, of Rossie and Royal areas, most recently of Wahpeton, were held Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at First Lutheran Church in Milford. Rev. Bob Vaage officiated the service. Interment took place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer...
Rosali Amendt (05/26/11)
Funeral services for Miss Rosali Amendt, 83, of Sutherland will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26, 2011, at Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland...
Valerie Stefaniak (05/24/11)
Funeral services for Valerie Stefaniak, 51, of Neenah, Wis, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 26, 2011, at the Church of Christ in Sutherland. Rev. John Erickson will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland...
Donna R. Wood (05/24/11)
Donna R. Wood, 83, of Marathon, Ia., and formerly of Laurens, Ia., died May 2, 2011, at the Longhouse Residence Nursing Home at Spencer, Ia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 6, 2011, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Laurens. Visitation will take place from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2011, at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City where the family will be present during that time...
Ruth E. Boostrom (05/24/11)
Ruth E. Boostrom, 95, of Spencer, Ia., formerly of Rock Island, died Friday, May 20, 2011, at the St. Luke's Lutheran Home, Spencer. Services for Mrs. Boostrom will be 1 p.m. Monday at the First Lutheran Church, Moline. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Entombment will be in the Rock Island Memorial Park Mausoleum. Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, Moline. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 303 Seventh Ave., Rock Island is assisting the family...
Harry Adams (05/24/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Harry Adams, 92, of Rossie and Royal areas, most recently of Wahpeton, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at First Lutheran Church in Milford. Rev. Bob Vaage will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Donald Durst (05/24/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Donald Durst, 78, of Spencer will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 26, 2011, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Milford. Rev. Tom Flanagan will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, with a Catholic scripture service at 6:30 p.m. and family present from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer,...
Ellen Heine (05/24/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Ellen Heine, 85, of Spencer will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 28, 2011, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Dave Christenson will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
MARY ALICE BRINKLEY (05/21/11)
Mary Alice Brinkley, 94, formerly of Groveland Street in Creve Coeur, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 7, 2011 at Apostolic Christian Skylines in Peoria, Ill. Born April 23, 1917, in Grinnell, Ia. to Albert Thomas and Mary Ann (Harter) Swart, she married Husia Ziller Brinkley on Oct. 16, 1937, in Spencer, Ia. He died April 4, 1990, in Peoria, Ill. She was also preceded in death by her parents; two brothers: Albert Swart and Ross Swart; and two sisters: Evelyn Hamrick and Edith Walker...
Vera Janssen (05/21/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Vera Janssen, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Terril, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 23, 2011, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl 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 in Spencer...
Ruth E. Boostrom (05/21/11)
Ruth E. Boostrom, 95, of Spencer, Iowa, formerly of Rock Island, died Friday, May 20, 2011 at the St. Luke's Lutheran Home, Spencer. Services for Mrs. Boostrom will be 1 p.m. Monday at the First Lutheran Church, Moline. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Entombment will be in the Rock Island Memorial Park Mausoleum. Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, Moline. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030-7th Avenue, Rock Island is assisting the family...
Harry Adams (05/21/11)
Services are pending for Mr. Harry Adams, 92, of Wahpeton, formerly of the Rossie and Royal areas, who passed away Friday, May 20, 2011. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Edwin Galm (05/20/11)
Funeral services for Edwin Galm, 84, of Spencer, formerly of the Moneta area, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 20, 2011, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will take place starting at 11 a.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly. A Vigil service will take place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Vera Janssen (05/20/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Vera Janssen, 86, of Spencer, formerly of Terril, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 23, 2011, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl 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 in Spencer...
William 'Bill' Klatt (05/20/11)
Services are pending for Mr. William "Bill" Klatt, 81, of Linn Grove, who passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Knight (05/19/11)
Memorial services for Mrs. Mary Knight, 84, of Madera, Calif., formerly of the lakes area, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2011, at First Lutheran Church in Milford. Rev. Robert Hagge will officiate the service. There will be a time of fellowship with the family and a lunch will be served following the service...
Dr. George Frederick Fieselmann (05/19/11)
Dr. George Frederick Fieselmann, 91, of Spencer, died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011. A memorial service will be held May 21, 2011, at 10 a.m. at the Spencer First Congregational Church to celebrate Dr. Fieselmann's life. Revs. Thomas and Wendy Van Tassell will officiate the service...
Ellen Claire Heine (05/19/11)
Ellen Claire Heine (nee Johnson) died May 13, 2011, at the age of 85, in St. Paul, Min., as a result of complications from a fall on May 1, at The Seasons, senior apartments where she was living in Maplewood, Minn. Ellen was a Spencer, Ia., resident for nearly 60 years, beginning on June 3, 1949, the day she married Russell Heine, a livestock broker for and eventual co-owner of Peterson Sheep and Cattle Co. Russ died Dec. 30, 2004, and Ellen moved to the Twin Cities in October 2008...
Bryce Paul Wellnitz (05/19/11)
A celebration of life will be held in remembrance of Bryce Paul Wellnitz, at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 22, 2011, at the United Trinity Methodist Church in Webb. Mr. Wellnitz passed away April 25, 2011, in Lincoln, Neb.
Edwin Galm (05/17/11)
Funeral services for Edwin Galm, 84, of Spencer, formerly of the Moneta area, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 20, 2011, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will take place starting at 11 a.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly. A Vigil service will take place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Ellen Heine (05/14/11)
Services are pending for Ellen Heine, 85, of Maplewood, Minn., formerly of Spencer, who passed away Friday, May 13, 2011, at Episcopal Church Home of Minnesota of St. Paul, Minn. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Gary Cuttell (05/12/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Gary Cuttell, 70, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2011, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer...
Iris Koppen (05/12/11)
Funeral services for Iris Koppen, 79, of Spirit Lake were held Monday, May 9, 2011, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Spirit Lake. Burial was at Memory Gardens in Spirit Lake. Iris June (Feddersen) Koppen was born on June 22, 1931, in an Ida County farmhouse, the daughter of Franklin and Georgia Feddersen. ...
Doris J. Johnson McFall (05/10/11)
Doris J. Johnson McFall, 84, of Oskaloosa and formerly of Des Moines and Spencer, Ia. passed away Sunday morning, May 8, 2011, a the Mahaska Hospice Serenity House in Oskaloosa. Doris Jean Neill Johnson McFall, daughter of George and Florence Neill, was born on Oct. ...
Gary Cuttell (05/10/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Gary Cuttell, 70, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2011, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will officiate the service. A public gathering with the family present will take place from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Ernest Back (05/07/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Ernest Back, 85, of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 9, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. C. Peter Maisenbach will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 9 a.m. Sunday, with the family present from 3-6 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Elvira Pedersen (05/07/11)
Elvira Pedersen Memorial services for Mrs. Elvira Pedersen, 92, of Spencer, formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Interment will take place at Fairview Cemetery in Terril, privately following the lunch at the church...
Florence Brock (05/06/11)
Funeral services for Mrs. Florence Brock, 89, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 2, 2011, at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. John Jensen will officiate the service. Visitation will begin after 2 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 2-4 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Everly...
Lola M. Rohweder (05/06/11)
Lola M. Rohweder, 87, of Walker, Minn., formerly of Milford, Ia., passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in Walker. She was born on April 14, 1924, in Sioux Rapids, Ia. to Arthur and Emma (Fowler) Syndergaard. She grew up in the Everly-Spencer area. ...
Elvira Pedersen (05/06/11)
Memorial services for Mrs. Elvira Pedersen, 92, of Spencer, formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday, with the family present at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...
Ernest Back (05/06/11)
Services are pending for Mr. Ernest Beck, 85, of Spencer, who passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.
Richard Allen Konrady Sr. (05/05/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Richard Allen Konrady Sr., 73, of Spencer, were held Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Larry Neiderhiser officiated the service. Interment took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Mr. Konrady passed away Sunday, May 1, 2011, at Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D...
Frances Marshall (05/05/11)
Memorial services for Mrs. Frances Marshall, 62, of Spencer, will be held by 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2011, at Faith Pentecostal Church in Spencer. Rev. Dale Hodges will officiate the service. There will be no visitation. Private burial will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly prior to the memorial service...
Richard Allen Konrady Sr. (05/03/11)
Funeral services for Mr. Richard Allen Konrady Sr., 73, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer. Rev. Larry Neiderhiser will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer...