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Harriet Steele (02/20/17)
Harriet A. Steele, age 89, a former Cherokee resident, passed away February 7, 2017 at the Utah Valley Hospital in Provo, Utah after suffering a stroke. A memorial service and celebration of her life will be held Saturday, February 18, 2017, 10:30 a.m. at Courtyard at Jamestown in Provo, where she resided. She will be buried in Oakhill Cemetery in Cherokee, Iowa...
Dean   B.  Loshman (02/20/17)
Dean B. Loshman of Calumet, 81, passed away Thursday morning, February 16, 2017 at his home. Memorial services were held on Sunday, February 19th, at 1 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, and the family greeted friends and relatives on Sunday from 12 noon until service time at the funeral home. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Loy L Julius (02/20/17)
Loy L. Julius passed away on the morning of February 10, 2017 at the age of 96. Loy was bon July 2, 1920 in Cherokee, Iowa. After graduating from high school, he attended the University of Iowa, where he excelled in wrestling. He was Big Ten Champion, Team Captain, and an All American, ranked 4th in the nation. He graduated with a degree in accounting...
Eugene Brown Jr. (02/20/17)
Eugene Brown jr. of Cherokee, 95, passed away Wednesday Evening February 15, 2017 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Eugene’s wishes were to be cremated, and there will be no visitation. Graveside services will be held at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. The Boothby Funeral Home of Cherokee is assisting the family with the arrangements, and online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Marie  Noblitt (02/17/17)
Marie Noblitt of Cherokee, 89, formerly of Winnebago, Minnesota, passed away Monday evening February 13, 2017 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Winnebago, Minnesota, with Pastor Daren Barnett officiating, and burial will be at the Riverside Cemetery in Winnebago, Minnesota. ...
Pierce Green (02/17/17)
Pierce Green of Cherokee, age 94, passed away January 27, 2017 at Careage Hills nursing home in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiating, and burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. ...
Charles ‘Edward’ Gross (02/15/17)
Charles “Edward” Gross of rural Meriden, age 84, passed away peacefully at home on Monday evening, February 13, 2017, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 17th, at 1 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee with. Rev. Jeff Harris officiating, and burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery in rural Cherokee. There will be military rites at the cemetery by L.A. Wescott Post #2253 of the V.F.W...
Pierce Green (02/13/17)
Pierce Green of Cherokee, 94, passed away January 27, 2017 at Careage Hills nursing home in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiatin, and burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. ...
Ted Stoltenberg (02/10/17)
Ted Stoltenberg of Marcus, 81, passed away on Friday February 3, 2017 at the Banner Baywood Hospital in Mesa, Arizona. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus, with Rev. ...
Ted Stoltenberg (02/08/17)
Ted Stoltenberg of Marcus, 81, passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the Banner Baywood Hospital in Mesa, Arizona. The Earnest – Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus is assisting Ted’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Douglas  G.  Rutter (02/08/17)
Douglas G. Rutter of rural Marcus, 70, passed away peacefully Friday evening, February 3, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa with his family by his side.,Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 8th, at 11 a.m. at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus, with. ...
Rich D. Wych (02/03/17)
Rich D. Wych of Quimby, age 70, passed away Monday, January 30, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 3, 2017, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiating. ...
Sam McCormack (02/03/17)
Funeral services for Roswell “Sam” Samuel McCormack, 86, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday February 3, 2017, at the United Methodist Church in Sutherland, with Pastor Robin Thomas officiating. Roswell “Sam” Samuel McCormack was born May 21, 1930 in Sutherland, Iowa. His childhood years were spent in Sutherland, where he received his education at country schools in Waterman Township in O’Brien County. Sam continued his education at Sutherland High School, graduating in 1948...
Larry L. Feldotto (02/03/17)
Larry L. Feldotto, of Paullina, age 72, passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at Taylor Hospice House in Des Moines. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Zion Lutheran Church in Paullina, with Rev. Daniel Wagner officiating, and burial will be at a later date at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina. Visitation at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina, with family present, will be from 5 -7 p.m. on Friday, February 3, 2017...
Rich D. Wych (02/01/17)
Rich D. Wych of Quimby, age 70, passed away Monday, January 30, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 3, 2017, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Dan Guenther will officiate. ...
Allan Keith Sangwin (02/01/17)
Rev. Allan Keith Sangwin, age 84, of Long Beach, Mississippi, passed away on January 26, 2017, in Covington, Louisiana. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 49 years, Barbara Ann Sangwin; his parents, Herbert and Sylvia Sangwin; and a brother, Dale Herbert Sangwin...
Russell Gaskill (02/01/17)
Russell L. Gaskill of Alta, age 74, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at his residence.  A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Congregational Church of Aurelia, with the Rev. Bruce Rapp officiating.  Burial will be at a later date.  A visitation was held at the Nicklas D. ...
Joan F. Jensen (02/01/17)
Joan F. Jensen, 89, of San Angelo died Thursday, January 26, 2017 in San Angelo. A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday February 5, 2017 at St. Mark Presbyterian Church with rev. Craig Meyers officiating. Joan will be buried beside her beloved husband and near their son at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Arrangements are by Harper Funeral Home...
Naomi Robinson (02/01/17)
Naomi Robinson, age 65, of Storm Lake, Iowa, died Sunday, January 29, 2017 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Schaller Cemetery. Visitation will take place Friday, February 3, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Elgie Isackson (02/01/17)
Elgie M. Isackson, 99, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Wednesday evening, January 25, 2017 at Sunset Knoll Care & Rehabilitation Center in Aurelia, following a brief illness. Family services will be held on Friday, February 3rd at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee, Iowa, with Pastor Tom Lewis officiating, and burial will be in the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee, Iowa. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with the arrangements...
Helen Foell (02/01/17)
Helen C. Foell of Storm Lake, age 95, died Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be held Friday, February 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Russell L. Gaskill (01/30/17)
Russell L. Gaskill of Alta, age 74, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at his residence. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 10:30 AM at the First Congregational Church of Aurelia with the Rev. Bruce Rapp officiating. Burial will be at a later date...
Betty C. French (01/27/17)
Betty French of Cherokee, age 91, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at the Gardens where she has resided the last 4-1/2 years. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, January 28, 2017, at Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Eric Wright officiating, and burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. ...
Leila J. Goodburn Wolfe (01/27/17)
Leila J. Goodburn Wolfe, 88, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Monday afternoon, January 23, 2017 with family by her side. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 28th, at 11 a.m. from the St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. ...
Leona V. Lillie (01/25/17)
Leona V. Lillie of Cherokee,102, passed away Saturday afternoon, January 21, 2017 at Accura Health Care in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 26th, at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Father Daniel Guenther officiating, and burial will be at a later date. ...