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Obituaries from November 2007

Loren Dale Steemke (11/29/07)
Memorial services for Loren Steemke, 89, Aurelia, were held Nov. 24, 2007 at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia with Pastor Harold Werley officiating. A memorial fund has been established. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements. Loren died, Nov. 21, 2007, at the Sunset Knoll Care and Rehab Center in Aurelia, where he had been a resident since Feb. 2, 2005...
Kathryn F. Jacobsen (11/27/07)
Kathryn F. Jacobsen, 85, formerly of Cherokee, died Nov. 18, 2007 at the Griffin Nursing Center in Knoxville, following a brief illness. Services were held Nov. 24 at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Father Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Maryhill Visitation Cemetery, rural Cherokee...
Marlene M. Thideman (11/27/07)
Marlene M. Thideman, age 74, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007 at the Don and Marilyn Anderson Hospice Center in Fitchburg, Wisconsin. A Memorial Service was held at the Hooverson Funeral Home, Sauk City, Wisc., with Pastor Edwin Stigen officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to HospiceCare Inc...
Gary Gene Stratton (11/27/07)
Gary Gene Stratton, 65, of Holstein, Iowa passed away on, Nov. 17, 2007 at Nebraska Medical Center. Funeral Services were held on Nov. 20 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran in Holstein, with Pastor Curtis Benson officiating. Burial was in the Cushing Cemetery...
Kenneth George Beckman (11/27/07)
Kenneth G. Beckman, 80, formerly of Larrabee, died on Nov. 17, 2007 in the Careage Hills Care Center, Cherokee, following a brief illness. Services were held on Nov. 20 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor James Steen officiating. Burial was in the Immanuel American Lutheran Cemetery in Fulda, Minnesota...
Merle H. Brune (11/27/07)
Funeral services for Merle Brune, 84, of Aurelia were held Nov. 20, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Harold Werley officiating. Burial was in the Correctionville Cemetery in Correctionville. Merle Henry Brune was born Jan. ...
Thomas H. Hueser (11/27/07)
Thomas H. Hueser, 75, of Marcus, passed away on Nov. 18, 2007 at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:30 a.m. today at the Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Eugene Murray officiated. Burial followed at Holy Name Catholic Cemetery with military honors provided by F.I. Goodburn Post #517 of the American Legion. Visitation was held at 3 p.m. on Nov. 20 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus...
Joan Kauffman (11/27/07)
Joan Kauffman, 75, of Marcus, died on Nov. 16, 2007 at Heartland Care Center following a lengthy illness. Memorial services were held Nov. 21 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Marcus. Pastor Don Meyer officiated. Burial was in the Trinity Cemetery in Marcus...
Gladys D. Tuttle (11/19/07)
Funeral services for Gladys Tuttle, 85, of Aurelia, were held on Nov. 17, 2007, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia was in charge of the arrangements. Gladys died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, at the Sunset Knoll Care and Rehab Center in Aurelia where she had resided since June 20, 2002...
Thomas C. Ashbaugh (11/19/07)
Tom Ashbaugh, 82, of Cherokee, died on Nov. 13, 2007, at Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held on Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler officiated. Burial was in the Wayside Cemetery, Frederick, S.D. Visitation was held Nov. 15, from 1p.m. until 9 p.m.,...
Catherine L. Wilson (11/19/07)
Funeral services for Catherine Lucile Wilson, 96, of Aurelia, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 13, 2007, at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Harold Werley officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Aurelia. Catherine died on Nov. 10, 2007 at the Sunset Knoll Care and Rehab Center in Aurelia, where she had been a resident since April 7, 1999...
Myrtle Anna (Hass) Goettsch (11/19/07)
Myrtle A. Goettsch, 97, of Holstein, passed away peacefully Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2007 at Holstein Good Samaritan Center. Funeral Services were Thursday Nov. 15 at the Holstein United Methodist Church, with Pastor Todd Schlitter officiating. Burial was in the Holstein Cemetery...
Joyce Marie Gould (11/19/07)
Joyce Marie Gould, 79, of Halstead, Kan. Formerly of Raymondville Texas and Lindsborg, Kan. died on Nov. 10, 2007 at Halstead Place Assisted living in Halstead, Kan. Cremation has taken place and the family will have a private service. Inurnment will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Lindsborg, Kan...
George "Bill" Willbrandt (11/12/07)
George Lowell "Bill" Willbrandt, 98, of Cherokee died on Nov. 6, 2007 in Remsen following a brief illness. Memorial Services were held at 11 a.m. on Friday Nov. 9 at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler officiated. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery...
Romayne A. Huegerich (11/12/07)
Romayne A. Huegerich, 72, of Marcus died at his home following a brief illness. There will be no services. His body was cremated. Burial will be in California at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Doris Anderson Meloy (11/12/07)
Doris Anderson Meloy of Larrabee died on Nov. 5 in Scottsdale, Ariz. She passed away in the manner in which she lived, with swift determination and grace. Doris was born Jan. 5, 1929 to Anna Persson Anderson and Ralph Elvin Anderson. She graduated as the salutatorian from Larrabee High School in 1947. ...
Lucille L. Briggs (11/12/07)
Lucille L. Briggs, 80, of Cherokee, Iowa passed away Nov. 5, 2007 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Nov. 8 at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen officiated. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
Margaret E. Goebel (11/12/07)
Margaret E. Goebel, 93, of Marcus, passed away on, Oct. 31, 2007 at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial was held on Nov. 5, at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Eugene Murray officiated. Burial followed in the parish cemetery. There was a Rosary Service at 4 p.m., led by the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7 p.m. There was also a one-hour visitation at the church prior to Mass on Monday...
Paul Richard Goeb (11/12/07)
Paul R. Goeb, 89, of Cherokee, died suddenly Sunday Nov. 4, 2007, at his home at the Beck. Memorial services were Nov. 8. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cherokee. A scripture service was held on Nov. 7 at the Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee...
Edward "Eddie" Jones (11/12/07)
Edward Jones, 58, of Le Mars and formerly of Cherokee, died on Nov. 3, 2007 in a truck accident in LeMars. Arrangements are pending at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Ed was born on June 15, 1949 in Cherokee, to Kern and Mildred (Olsen) Jones. He attended Washington High School and graduated in 1968. He entered the United States Army and was a Vietnam Veteran. Ed worked for John Morrell in Sioux City and also did summer work for the City of Le Mars...
Blanche M. Klein (11/12/07)
Blanche Klein, 76, of Cherokee, died Saturday Nov. 3, 2007, in the Cherokee Villa Nursing Home, Cherokee, following a short illness. Services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 6 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand and Rev. Doug Klein officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cherokee...
Julia M. Patrick (11/05/07)
Julia M. Patrick, 91, of Marcus - and formerly of rural Meriden and Cleghorn - passed away on Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at 12:45 a.m. in the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services were held on Monday, Oct. 29, at 2 p.m. at the Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus. Pastor Gary McDonough officiated. Burial was in the Meriden Cemetery...
Frances Clemmensen (11/05/07)
Frances Clemmensen, 85, of Whiting, N.J., died Wednesday Oct. 17, at Community Medical Center in Toms River, N.J. Private cremation was arranged by Ocean County Cremation Service. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Nov. 11, at the Waretown, N.J. United Methodist Church...
Barbara Jenness (11/05/07)
Barbara Jenness, 68, of Quimby, passed away on Oct. 30, 2007 at Country Side Estates in Cherokee, following a lengthy illness. Services were Friday Nov. 2, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Quimby with Rev. Carolyn Hollar officiating. Burial followed at Silver Township Cemetery in rural Quimby...
Max Carl Ammons (11/05/07)
Max Carl Ammons, 82, Springfield, Mo., died at 3:14 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at the Strafford Care Center, Strafford, Mo. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Oct. 30, at Gorman-Sharpf Funeral Home, Springfield, Mo. 417-886-9994, with Pastor Jess Gibson officiating. Visitation was held at Gorman-Sharpf Funeral Home from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Oct. 29. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Aurelia at a later date...
Paul Henry Varce (11/02/07)
Rev. Paul Henry Varce, 86, of Cherokee, died on Oct. 24, 2007 at the Careage Hills Nursing Home in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Saturday Oct. 27 at 1 p.m. at the Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene in Waverly. Burial was at the Dumont Cemetery in Dumont...
David Hiserote (11/02/07)
David Hiserote, 77, of Sioux City died on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2007, at a Sioux City hospital. Services were held on Oct. 24 at Morningside Assembly of God Church, with the Rev. Mike Ybarra officiating. Burial was in Taylor Cemetery, Homer, Neb. David was born April 18, 1930 in Nebraska to Millard and Violet (Moss) Hiserote. He was raised and went to school in Winnebago, Neb...
Margaret "Margie" Ann Ohlson (11/01/07)
Margaret "Margie" Ann Ohlson, 84, died on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services for Margie were held on Oct. 24. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in Mt. Calvary Cemetery at Cherokee...
Janice E. Jensen (11/01/07)
Janice E. Jensen, age 69, of Warrens, Wisc. died on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007, at the St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn. Funeral services were held on Oct. 24 at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Tomah, Wisc. Pastor Wesley Schirmer officiated...
Rayma L. Collins (11/01/07)
Rayma L. Collins, 90, former long time Cherokee resident, died Friday, October 19, 2007 in Troy, Kan. Rayma was born Aug. 30, 1917 at Gross, Neb. to Leslie and Nellie (Gray) Card. She graduated from Aurelia High School in 1935. She was married Arthur Peckenschneider on Feb. 20, 1936 in Aurelia. She was married to Vern Collins on May 17, 1988 in Cherokee...
H.O. "Red" Edwards (11/01/07)
H.O. "Red" Edwards, 86, of Correctionville and formerly of Cherokee, died on Oct. 16, 2007 at his residence in Correctionville. Funeral services were held Oct. 22 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis officiated. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee...