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Obituaries

Iona W. Winterhof (05/02/16)
Funeral services for Iona W. Winterhof of Aurelia, 94, will be Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Visitation at the church will be Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m., with the family present. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Mildred M. Casey (04/22/16)
Mildred M. Casey of Cherokee, 97, passed away Tuesday morning, April 19, 2016 at the Primrose Retirement Community in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 23rd at 11 a.m. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Rev. ...
Vera Brandt (04/20/16)
Vera L. Brandt of Cherokee, formerly of Holstein, 98, passed away on Feb. 6, 2016 in the Thomas Rest Haven at Coon Rapids. Graveside memorial services will be held on Saturday, April 23, at 11 a.m. at the Holstein Cemetery. Pastor Jean Morse will officiate. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, is in charge of the arrangements...
Tom Hetrick (04/20/16)
Thomas LeRoy Hetrick of Waterloo, age 75, died Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Unity Point Health-Allen Hospital of a natural causes. Tom was born in Sioux Center on January 9, 1941, the son of Lyman "Bud" and Geraldine (Wedlock) Hetrick. He married Carol Mehlin on July 21, 1968 in Waterloo...
Elwin Woodward (04/20/16)
Elwin Beers (Bid) Woodward of Mapleton, 83, died Saturday, April 16, 2016, at Burgess Care Center in Onawa. Services will be Thursday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Christian Church of Onawa, 722 15th Street, with Pastor Larry Ostercamp and Pastor Mark Smeltzer officiating, and burial will be in Grant Cemetery in rural Rodney, Iowa, with military graveside honors by American Legion Post #496 of Mapleton, Iowa and Leslie Seaton Post #0666 of Smithland, Iowa. ...
Donald Meyer (04/18/16)
Donald L. Meyer of Quimby, 66, passed away Thursday morning, April 14, 2016 at Cherokee Specialty Care .Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 18th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Quimby, with Pastor Donald J. Meyer officiating, and burial will be in the Grandview Cemetery in Quimby at a later date. Military rites by Lyle Barnes Post #398 of the American Legion and L.A. Wescott Post #2253 of the V.F.W. will follow the church services...
Roger Nelson (04/15/16)
Roger E. Nelson of Marcus, 81, went to his heavenly home Thursday, April 14, 2016 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus after a short illness. Funeral service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus, with Rev. ...
Boyd McGee (04/15/16)
Boyd McGee of Peterson, 75, passed away on April 9, 2016. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 15th, at the United Methodist Church in Peterson, with Pastor Kim Dewey and Pastor Russell Mullenberg officiating, and interment will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Diamond Center Cemetery south of Aurelia...
Donald L. Meyer (04/15/16)
Donald L. Meyer of Quimby, age 65, passed away Thursday morning, April 14, 2016 at Cherokee Specialty Care. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Tony Wolcott (04/13/16)
Tony Wolcott of rural Peterson, age 57 , passed away Friday, April 8, 2016, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m.on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee, and burial will be at Afton Cemetery at a later date. ...
Keith Walker (04/11/16)
Keith D. Walker of rural Cherokee, 87, passed away Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at his home southwest of Cherokee, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 12th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Quimby United Methodist Church, with Pastor Barb Dinelli officiating, and burial will be at Pilot Township Cemetery. ...
Gayle Messerole (04/11/16)
Gayle Rae Messerole of Spirit Lake, age 74, formerly of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at her residence in Spirit Lake. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 9, 2016, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiating, and burial will be at Maryhill Visitation Cemetery in rural Cherokee. ...
Joyce Skarin (04/08/16)
Joyce Alma Lundquist Skarin of Onawa, 79, passed away on Friday, April 1, 2016 at Burgess Health Center in Onawa, surrounded by her loving family. Joyce Alma was born May 10, 1936 in Paullina, the daughter of Chester and Marie (Swabach) Lundquist. She was raised in the Paullina area where she attended country school and then Paullina Public School. ...
Larry K. Nelson (04/06/16)
Larry K. Nelson of Quimby, 72, passed away Friday evening, April 1, 2016 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 6th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Quimby United Methodist Church, with Pastor Barb Dinelli oficiating, and burial will be in the Quimby Cemetery. ...
Jeffrey K. Robinson (04/06/16)
Graveside services for Jeffrey Robinson of Cherokee, formerly of Aurelia, will be held Saturday, April 9, 2016, at 4 p.m. at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee, with Pastor Bruce Rapp officiating. Military Honors will be presented by the L. A. Wescott Post #2253 of the VFW of Cherokee. Following the committal service family and friends are invited to the lower level of the VFW for a luncheon and a time of remembrance. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of the arrangements...
Janet Halstead (04/06/16)
Janet J. Halstead of Cherokee, 65, passed away Monday morning April 4, 2016 in Unity Point Health, St. Luke's in Sioux City, Iowa due to an apparent heart attack. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 8th, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with Rev. ...
Berniece Woltman (04/04/16)
Berniece Woltman of Cherokee, age 97, passed away Friday morning, April 1, 2016 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee on Tuesday, April 5th, at 10:30 a.m., with Rev. Ken Fells officiating, and burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee. ...