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Obituaries

Ronald K. “Brownie” Brown (01/18/17)
Ronald K. “Brownie” Brown, 92, of Cherokee, succumbed to the complications of Alzheimer’s disease on Monday evening, January 16, 2017 at Accura Health Care in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 23rd, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Pastor Larry Ostercamp officiating, and burial will be at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee, with military rites by L.A. Wescott Pos...
Junior F. Bierman (01/18/17)
Junior F. Bierman, 86, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Monday afternoon, January, 16, 2017 at Cherokee Specialty Care. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 20th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Pastor Jon Riggert officiating, and burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee, with military rites by L.A. ...
Floyd Zimmer (01/18/17)
Floyd Zimmer of Cherokee, age 91, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Accura Healthcare Center in Cherokee. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 18th at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiating, and burial will be at Maryhill Visitation Cemetery, rural Cherokee, with military graveside rites conducted by Cherokee VFW Post #2253 and the Quimby American Legion Post...
Gary Brink (01/18/17)
Gary W. Brink of Cherokee, age 65 , formerly of California, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017, at the Accura Healthcare Center in Cherokee. Gary is the brother-in-law and brother of Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Veit of Cherokee. His death was as the result of issues related to his Frontal Temporal Dementia.  Gary had been a resident of the nursing home for almost five years, and he received thoughtful and compassionate care the entire time he was there. ...
Leon R. Hight (01/13/17)
Leon R. Hight of Cherokee, 86, passed away Tuesday evening, January 10, 2017 at Accura Healthcare in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, January 14th, at 2 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Cris Decious officiating, and burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee, with military rites at the graveside by L.A. ...
Cecilia "Babe" Stevens (01/13/17)
There will be a Memorial gathering and luncheon for Cecilia "Babe" Stevens, age 75, of Milford , formerly of Sioux City, on Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Carey's Cafe in Cherokee. Cecilia M. Stevens (Babe), 75, passed away at her home in Milford, Iowa, on January 3, 2017. Turner Jenness Funeral Home of Spirit Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Charlene Peterson (01/13/17)
Charlene Peterson of Cherokee, 91, a former Aurelia resident, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday evening, January 10, 2017 at Accura Healthcare of Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 14th, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee, with Pastor Tom Lewis officiating,. ...
Marilyn “Babe” Spindler (01/11/17)
Marilyn “Babe” Spindler of Cherokee, age 94, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 12, 2017, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiating, and burial will be at Mt. ...
Barbara Carlson (01/11/17)
Barbara Carlson of Marcus, age 86, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017, at the Orange City Health Center. Memorial services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, January 9th at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus, with Pastor Kevin Roop officiating, and burial was at Amherst Cemetery in Marcus. The Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Marcus assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Barbara Jean Keith (01/06/17)
Barbara Jean Keith of Cherokee, age 74 , passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at Accura Health in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 6, 2017, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Larry Ostercamp will officiate and burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. ...
Timothy 'Tim' LaVerne Alberts (01/04/17)
Timothy 'Tim' LaVerne Alberts, the son of LaVerne 'Jake' and Ella (Rahbusch) Alberts was born March 23, 1962, in Cherokee, Iowa. His childhood years were spent in Cherokee, where he attended school and graduated from Washington High School in 1980. While in high school. Tim excelled in basketball, football, and baseball. In 1981, Tim enlisted in the U.S. Army and he served seven years before being honorably discharged in 1988...
Paul Cargin (01/04/17)
Paul D. Cargin of Cleghorn, Iowa, age 74, passed away, surrounded by his family, on Friday evening, December 30, 2016 at Unity Point Health-St. Luke’s in Sioux City, Iowa. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, January 5th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Rev. Eric Wright officiating, and burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee, at a later date. Paul’s remains were cremated...
Dorothy M. Hanks (01/04/17)
Dorothy M. Hanks of Cherokee, 92, former longtime Quimby resident, passed away Saturday evening, December 31, 2016 at Cherokee Specialty Care in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 6th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Logan Alan Patterson (01/04/17)
Logan Alan Patterson of Cherokee,69, passed away Monday morning, January 2, 2017 at his residence. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, January 7th, at 10:30 a.m. at Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Eric Wright officiating, and. ...
Jesse E. Schlichting (01/04/17)
Jesse E. Schlichting, age 90, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2016, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church in Meriden, IA. There will be no visitation prior to the service. The Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Paul A. Cedar (12/29/16)
Paul A. Cedar, 92, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Wednesday morning December 28, 2016 in Accura Health Care in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 2nd, at 2 p.m. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee. Rev. Ray Kruger will officiate. ...
John Leavitt (12/29/16)
John Leavitt, 89, of Marcus, Iowa passed away Tuesday evening, December 27, 2016 at 11:23 p.m. at his home in Marcus. Services will be held of Friday, December 30th at 4 pm at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus. Pastor Ron Rice will officiate. Military Honors will be provided by American Legion F.I. ...
Bonnie A. Smith (12/28/16)
Bonnie A. Smith, age 89 of Marcus, IA, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2016, at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 29, 2016, at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Dan Guenther will officiate. ...
Kenneth J. Sundberg (12/28/16)
Kenneth J. Sundberg, 89, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Sunday morning, December 25, 2016 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 28th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Jon Riggert will officiate. ...
Percy A. Means (12/28/16)
Percy A. Means, 90, of Marcus passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2016 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at the Earnest -- Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus. Father Daniel C. ...
Eileen Mary (Kellen) Hiniker (12/28/16)
Eileen Mary (Kellen) Hiniker, age 87 of Cherokee, IA passed away Thursday, December 22, 2016, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 2016, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Dan Guenther will officiate. ...
Vernon Bauer (12/28/16)
Vernon Bauer, age 87, of Storm Lake, Iowa and formerly of rural Cherokee, Iowa died December 26, 2016 in Storm Lake. Funeral Mass will take place Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Mary Hill Visitation Church Cemetery in rural Cherokee. ...
Donna Heuer (12/28/16)
Donna "Jeanne" Heuer, 86, passed away Sunday, December 18, 2016, at the Charleston House in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. Jeanne was born February 19, 1930 to Burt and Leone (Burgess) Mummert. She attended school in Afton Township and Aurelia, graduating from Aurelia in 1948. She married Bob Rasmussen in 1948 and they had four children. She taught dance lessons. They left the farm and moved to Colorado and later divorced...
Galen Fliear (12/22/16)
Galen R. Fliear of Cherokee, 81, passed away December 21, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Celebration of Life services will be held Tuesday December 27, 2016 at Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Eric Wright officiating. ...
Daniel L. Birtwell (12/21/16)
Daniel L. Birtwell of Cherokee, 80, passed away Monday evening, December 19, 2016 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 23rd at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa, with Pastor Mark Leeds officiating, and burial will be in the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee, Iowa. ...