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Obituaries

Sand / son (07/25/14)
Diane and Jonny Sand of Marcus are happy to announce the birth of their baby boy, who was born on July 15, 2014. Gavin John Sand was born at 2:28 p.m., weighed 6 lb. 14 oz., and measured 19 inches long. He was welcomed home by his big brother, Cael. Grandparents are John and Patty Sand, Steve Hueser, and Anita and John Schneider, all of Marcus...
Eleanor E. Carlson (07/23/14)
Eleanor E. Carlson of Meriden, 90, passed away Tuesday morning, July 22, 2014 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will be held Friday, July 25th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Oakdale Evangelical Free Church in rural Meriden, with Pastor Clint Hogrefe officiating, and burial will be at Liberty Cemetery in rural Meriden. ...
Nicholas "Nick" Dean Volkert (07/23/14)
Nicholas "Nick" Dean Volkert of Cherokee, 25, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, near Quimby. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Dan Guenther officiateing. ...
Leon R. Otto (07/23/14)
Leon R. Otto, formerly of Cherokee County, passed away on July 17, 2014 in Loveland, Colorado. Leon was born January 12, 1936 in Storm Lake, and he was the husband of Carol, and father of Chad (Angie) Otto, Rick (Lisa) Otto and Tricia Music. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. ...
Nicholas "Nick" Dean Volkert (07/21/14)
Nicholas "Nick" Dean Volkert of Cherokee, 25, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, near Quimby. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Dan Guenther will officiate. ...
Clifford Carlson (07/21/14)
Funeral services for Clifford E. Carlson of Aurelia, 88, will be Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial will be in the Memory Gardens Cemetery in Cherokee, with Military Honors by the L. A. Wescott Post # 2253 of the VFW in Cherokee. There will be no visitation. A memorial fund has been established. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Larry Marion Urban (07/18/14)
Larry Marion Urban, 74, of Petaluma, California., formerly of Larabee and Primghar, passed away July 10, 2014 at Bishop House in Rohnert Park, California. Larry was born June 6, 1940 in Primghar, Ia, to Marion and Maxine (Wilkie) Urban, and he attended school in Larrabee and Primghar. He joined the Navy after high school, and spent the remainder of his adult life in California...
Dwayne D. Hinkhouse (07/18/14)
Dwayne D. Hinkhouse of Pierson,55, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at his home north of Pierson. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 19th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. Burial will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in rural Marcus. Visitation at the Boothby Funeral Home will be today from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m.. Online condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Margaret Ann (Cosgrove) Ohlson (07/16/14)
Margaret Ann (Cosgrove) Ohlson of San Antonio, Texas,88, formerly of Storm Lake and Cherokee,passed away January 11, 2014 at her daughter Ann's home in San Antonio. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. ...
Margaret Ann (Cosgrove) Ohlson (07/14/14)
Margaret Ann (Cosgrove) Ohlson of San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Storm Lake and Cherokee,passed away January 11, 2014 at her daughter Ann's home in San Antonio Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m.on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee., with Father Dan Guenther officiating.Burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee...
Gregory C. Klinker (07/14/14)
Gregory C. Klinker, 59, a former resident of the Siouxland area, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Omaha. Gregory was born on July 10, 1954. Memorial services will be at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Heafey-Hoffman-Dworak-Cutler West Center Chapel in Omaha...
Nellie L. Welch (07/09/14)
Nellie L. Welch of Quimby, 81, a former Park Rapids, Minnesota resident, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. A time of visitation was held Tuesday, July 8th from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, and a prayer service for family and friends was held at the funeral home on Tuesday evening at 7 p.m., with the family present from 6 p.m. ...
Jason Lee Lenz (07/09/14)
The world lost an amazing son, brother, husband, father and friend when Jason Lee Lenz passed away on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Jason was born to Jerry and Jean Lenz at Balboa Naval Hospital in San Diego, California on December 28, 1970, and three years later, Jason was given a best friend and brother when Aaron was born. Soon after, the family moved to Colorado...
Lynda (Sue) Anderson (07/09/14)
Lynda (Sue) Anderson, age 75, passed away on Friday, December 20, 2013, at Queen's Hospital, Honolulu, Hawaii. Sue was born February 14, 1938 in Ottumwa, to James and Lucille (Hicks) Gray. Sue was a 1956 graduate of Ottumwa High School, graduated from Iowa Methodist School of Nursing in 1959, earned a BA degree in Sociology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio; a MS degree in Public Heath from the University of Hawaii, and an MS in Counseling Psychology from Chaminade University in Honolulu...
Glenda L. Johnson (07/09/14)
Glenda L. Johnson of Cherokee,77, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014, at St. Luke's North Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, July 8th, at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Pastor Jeff Harris officiating, and burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. ...
Halcyon Botkin (07/09/14)
Halcyon Botkin of Marcus, 94, passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014 under hospice care at her daughter's home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Earnest - Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus is assisting Halcyon's family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Merlin "Mert" Ballantyne (07/09/14)
Merlin "Mert" Ballantyne of Davenport,83, a former Cherokee resident. passed away on Satuday, July 5, 2014, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf. It was Mert's wish to be cremated, and services and burial will take place in Cherokee at a later date. 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...
Eugene Ray Brannon (07/09/14)
Eugene Ray Brannon of Marcus, 85, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at the Cherokee Villa. A Memorial Service was held at 2 p.m. on Monday, July 7, 2014 at the Earnest - Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus, with Rev. Kevin Roop of Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus officiating. Military honors were conducted by F.I. Goodburn Post #517 of the American Legion. Visitation at the funeral home was at noon on Monday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Mary E. Terry (07/02/14)
Mary E. Terry of Marcus,71, passed away on Friday, June 27, 2014 at Happy Siesta Care Center in Remsen. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the Earnest-Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus. Hospice Chaplin Marie Lykken will officiate. Burial will follow at the Marcus Amherst Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. today, July 2, 2014, at the Earnest-Johnson Funeral Home, with the family present to greet friends from 5-7 p.m...
Anna Mae Schlinz (07/02/14)
Anna Mae Schlinz of Holstein, 82, passed away, Saturday evening, June 28, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society in Holstein. Funeral services were held today, July 2nd, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Rev. Magrey deVega officiating. Burial will be in the Correctionville Cemetery at a later date...