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Obituaries

Jim Ebel (09/30/16)
Memorial services for Jim J. Ebel, 74 of Aurelia, will be Saturday, October 1, 2016, at 2 p.m.. at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Tom Petersen officiating and Nelva Petersen CLS. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established...
Norris E. Torbensen (09/30/16)
Norris E. Torbensen, age 75 of Cherokee, IA passed away Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at his home, surrounded by family, in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016, at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis will officiate. ...
Robert M. Stephenson (09/30/16)
Robert M. Stephenson, age 81 of Cherokee, IA, passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at Cherokee Specialty Care in Cherokee. Memorial funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016, at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Cherokee. ...
Susan (Van Roekel) Brooks (09/23/16)
A funeral service for Susan VanRoekel Brooks of Spirit Lake, age 41, formerly of Cherokee, will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Good News Community Church in Okoboji. Burial will be at Lakeview Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake. Visitation at the church will begin one hour prior to the service. Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Wilma "Billie" Martin (09/23/16)
Wilma "Billie" Martin of Cherokee, age 92, passed away Monday, September 19, 2016 at her home in Cherokee. Funeral memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 23, 2016 at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee, with the family officiating, and burial will be at the Quimby Cemetery. ...
Elisabeth R. Lockwood (09/21/16)
Elisabeth R. Lockwood of rural Cherokee, 68, passed away Wednesday afternoon September 14, 2016 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, September 25th, at 4 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Father Tim Friedrichsen officiating. Visitation, with the family present, will be at the Boothby Funeral Home on Sunday from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Dr. Lon L. (Lonnie) Edwards (09/21/16)
Dr. Lon L. (Lonnie) Edwards of Princeton, Indiana, 73, formerly of the Correctionville, Iowa area, passed away Saturday, September 17, 2016. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, September 24th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee, Iowa. ...
Wilma "Billie" Martin (09/21/16)
Wilma "Billie" Martin of Cherokee, age 92, passed away Monday, September 19, 2016 at her home in Cherokee. Funeral memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 23, 2016 at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. The family will officiate. ...
Dale Peterson (09/21/16)
Memorial services for John "Dale" Peterson, 87, of Aurelia, were held on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, at 10:30 a.m., at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Thomas Petersen officiating. Visitation was Monday from 3 until 7 p.m., with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Barbara Ann Brewer (09/21/16)
Barbara Ann Brewer Barbara Ann Brewer of Cherokee, age 78, passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016, at Accura Health Care in Cherokee. A memorial funeral services will be held at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, September 22, 2016, with Father Dan Guenther officiating,and burial will be at Mt. ...
Barbara Ann Brewer (09/16/16)
Barbara Ann Brewer of Cherokee, 78, passed away Thursday September 15, 2016. at Accura Health Care in Cherokee. Funeral arrangements are currently pending at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Romana Friedrichsen (09/16/16)
Romana Friedrichsen of rural Calumet, age 94, passed away Tuesday afternoon, September 13, 2016 at Cherokee Specialty Care. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 17th, at 2:30 p.m. at the Zion United Church of Christ in Calumet, Iowa. ...
Elisabeth R. Lockwood (09/16/16)
Elisabeth R. Lockwood of rural Cherokee, 68, passed away Wednesday afternoon, September 14, 2016 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, September 25th, at 4 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Father Tim Friedrichsen officiating. Visitation, with the family present, will be at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee on Sunday from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Dannie Edmund Zupp (09/14/16)
Dannie Edmund Zupp, 72, of Washta, Iowa, passed away Tuesday morning, September 13, 2016 in the Accura Health Care (Countryside Estates) at Cherokee, Iowa. Graveside memorial services will be held on Saturday, September 17th, at 11 a.m. at the Sunset View Cemetery in Washta, Iowa. ...
Marjorie Graverholt (09/14/16)
Marjorie Lucille Graverholt, 95, of Cherokee, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Marge was born October 30, 1920, in Blair Nebraska. She graduated from Blair High School in 1939 and soon married Bill, her high school sweetheart in Fremont, Nebraska, July 21, 1939. ...
Iva L. Julius (09/12/16)
Iva L. Julius, 84, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday evening, September 7, 2016 at Cherokee Specialty Care (Cherokee Villa). Memorial services will be held on Saturday, September 17th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa. Rev. ...
Evangeline Sins (09/12/16)
Evangeline E. Sins , 94, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Friday morning September 9, 2016 at Cherokee Specialty Care. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 15th, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis will officiate. ...
Darlene Wiersema (09/09/16)
Darlene "Grandma Dar" Wiersema of Cherokee, 69, went to Heaven on September 6, 2016 while her husband Ivan sang hymns at her side. "Grandma Dar" battled cancer since 1998, but we cannot say that she lost that battle September 6, because she won. She is resting in peace in the arms of Jesus, who was always her comfort and guide in all of life's trials and victories...
Darlene M. Wiersema (09/07/16)
Darlene M. Wiersema of Cherokee, 69, passed away Tuesday morning, September 6, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee,
Murray Maddox (09/02/16)
Murray Stuart Maddox, 64, formerly of Cherokee, passed away peacefully during his sleep while visiting his brother Michael Maddox and wife, Rebecca at their Northern Minnesota vacation home on June 23, 2016. Murray passed away suddenly after a brief illness.
Born September 27, 1951 in Mitchell, S.D. to parents Edwin Vincent and Melba Eileen (Thorsrud) Maddox.
Murray was preceded in death by both his parents; his half brother Gerry Maddox (Carol); and his sister Patti Winterhof...