Obituaries from May 2007
Maxine R. Tweney
Maxine R. Tweney, 89, a former Marcus, Iowa resident, died May 6, 2007 in Grand Junction, Colo. Funeral services were held on May 10, 2007 in Grand Junction, Colo. Burial of the cremation ashes will be in the Marcus-Amherst Cemetery at a later date...
Lyle Poppens, 51, of Marcus, and formerly of Lennox, S.D., died on Friday May 11, 2007 near Cleghorn, as a result of an automobile/ motorcycle accident. Memorial services were held Tuesday May 15, 2007 at 1 p.m. at the Grace United Methodist Church, Marcus. Rev. Gary McDonough and Bob Blair officiated. His body was cremated. Additional services were held at the Living Hope Presbyterian Church in Tea, S.D. Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee, was in charge of arrangements...
R. Dean Rienfeld, 71, of Cherokee, died Wednesday, May 16, 2007 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center, following a lengthy battle with cancer. Services were held Monday, May 21, 2007 at 11 a.m. at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand officiated. Burial was in the Hartley Cemetery in Hartley. Visitation will be held Sunday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Nicholas Dean Kerns
Nicholas Dean Kerns, infant son of Joey Williams and Andy Kerns, died Monday, May 7, 2007 at 5:05 p.m. in the Horn Memorial Hospital in Ida Grove. Nicholas was born on Monday, May 7, at 4:03 p.m. Family graveside services were held at the Quimby Cemetery in Quimby, with Rev. Carolyn Hollar officiating. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements...
Floyd Peter Lux
Floyd Peter Lux, 88, of Cherokee, died Wednesday May 9, 2007, at his home, following a brief illness. Services will be Saturday May 12, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand and Rev. Gene Sitzmann will officiate. ...
Danny C. Rose
Danny C. Rose, 68, Apache Junction, Ariz. died on May 8, 2007. Funeral services are pending. Funeral arrangements by Apache Junction Mortuary of Apache Junction, Ariz. Danny was born Jan. 12, 1939 in Omaha, Neb. and graduated from Marcus High School in 1958. ...
Nancy A. Birch
Nancy A. Birch, 65, of rural Cleghorn, died Wednesday, May 9 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center following a long illness. Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 12 at the Cleghorn Presbyterian Church. Rev. Ray Kruger and Rev. Bob Blair officiated. Burial was in the Meriden Cemetery...
John G. Todd
John George Todd, 84, of Quimby, died Wednesday May 2, 2007 at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, following a lengthy illness. His body was cremated and private services will be held at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.greenwoodfuneral.com...