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Obituaries from February 2008

Bernadine J. Glawe (02/28/08)
Bernadine Glawe, 77, of Aurelia, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Memorial services were held on Feb. 25 at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Rev. Alva Hohl officiating. There was no visitation. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Marvin "Marv" McMurrin (02/22/08)
Marvin "Marv" D. McMurrin, 70, of Quimby, died on Friday, Feb. 15, 2008 at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, following a sudden illness. Funeral services were held on Feb. 20 at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Father Armand Bertrand officiated. Burial will be at a later date...
Esther L. Carson (02/19/08)
Esther L. Carson, 100, of Cherokee, passed away Friday morning, Feb. 15, 2008 at the Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Feb. 18 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee., with Rev. Magrey deVega officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
Roberta L. Mohr (02/18/08)
Roberta L. Mohr, 56, of Wentworth, S.D, passed away on Jan. 28, 2008 at the Avera Heart Hospital of South Dakota. Memorial Services were held on Jan 31 at 1 p.m. at the Randal Funeral Home of Madison, S.D. Rev. Verlyn Hanson officiated. Roberta was born June 21, 1951 in Cherokee, the daughter of Earl and Mary (Roberts) Gum. ...
Donna Lydell (02/18/08)
Donna Lydell, 86, of Aurelia, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2008, at the Sunset Knoll Nursing & Rehab Center in Aurelia. Funeral services were held on Feb. 12, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Alta. Pastor Duane Olson officiated. Burial was in the Scandinavian Cemetery in rural Alta...
Norman Leo Morton (02/18/08)
Norman Leo Morton, 75, of Terre Haute, Ind., and formerly of Cherokee and Albia, passed away peacefully at 8:40 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8 2008. In keeping with his wishes, cremation is scheduled, with a memorial and burial to take place during the Morton family reunion in Cherokee in mid- June. ...
Genie Risley (02/18/08)
Genie Risley, 67, Warsaw, Mo., formerly of Cushing, after a long battle with cancer, lost her battle on Jan. 28, 2008. As per her wishes there will be no memorial. Genie is survived by her husband, Dudley Risley of Warsaw, Mo.; daughter, Dina Huffman (Louie) of Aurelia; son, Allen Dirks of Harlan; daughter, Deb Peck of Kiron and six grandchildren...
Janet A. Goettsch (02/18/08)
Janet A. Goettsch, age 64, of Washta died Friday, Feb. 8, 2008, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were held on Feb. 12 at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home in Holstein. Pastor Shari O'Bannon from Westminster Presbyterian Church in Ida Grove officiated. Burial was in the Holstein Cemetery...
Joseph F. Rupp (02/11/08)
Joseph F. Rupp, 66, of Cherokee, passed away Friday, Feb. 01, 2008 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. There was a time of sharing for family and friends on Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Joe was born Dec. 30, 1941 in Cherokee, to Joseph John and Beulah (Pelton) Rupp. ...
Jess Akin (02/11/08)
Jess Akin 89, of Cherokee, died Sunday Feb. 3, 2008 in the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. following a lengthy illness. Memorial Services were held on Friday at the Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee. Gregg Johnson officiated. In lieu of flowers donations are requested to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation or the American Cancer Society...
Phyllis J. Ambrose (02/11/08)
Phyllis J. Ambrose, 80, of Fairbury, Ill. died Feb. 3, 2008 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, Ill. Cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment will take place in Calvary Cemetery, Chenoa at a later date. Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury is in charge of arrangements...
Ronald D. Schumann (02/08/08)
Ron Schumann, 37, of Cherokee died Saturday Feb. 2, 2008 as a result of injuries received from a car accident near Aurelia. Funeral services were held on February 6 at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor James Steen officiating. Burial was in the Swan Cemetery in Swan, Iowa on February 7, with Pastor John Claussen officiating...
Wanda I. Friend (02/08/08)
Wanda I. Friend 86, Primghar, passed away on Jan. 30, 2008 at her home in Primghar. Funeral services were held on Feb. 2 at the Church of Christ in Primghar, with Rev. John Byrd officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Arrangements were under the direction of the Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home in Primghar...
Max Pixler (02/08/08)
Max Pixler, 89, of Loveland, Colo., passed away Jan. 30, 2008. A memorial service was held on Feb. 2.
Claribell Husman (02/08/08)
Claribell Husman, 93, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday morning, Jan. 29, 2008 at the Sunset Knoll Care and Rehab Center in Aurelia. Funeral services were held on Feb. 1 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee, Rev. Richard Arndt officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
Mary Ann Sauer (02/04/08)
Mary Ann Sauer, 74, of Cherokee, passed away with grace and dignity Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Memorial Services were held at 11 a.m. on Jan. 29 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand officiated. Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date...
Genevieve C. Jones (02/04/08)
Genevieve Jones, 92, of Kissimmee, Fla. formerly of Aurelia, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008, at Kissimmee, Fla. Funeral services were held on Friday Feb. 1 at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia...
Gary Hempel (02/04/08)
Gary Hempel, 68, of Cherokee, died Sunday January 27, 2008 at his home following an apparent heart attack. Funeral Services were held on Jan. 30 at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand officiated. Burial will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date...
Meriem R. Erichsen (02/04/08)
Meriem R. Erichsen, 94, of Marcus, passed away on Friday, Jan. 25, 2008 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services were held on Jan. 29 at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus. Rev. James Gruber officiated. Burial followed at the Remsen Cemetery, Remsen...