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Obituaries from August 2008

Winnifred F. Montgomery (08/28/08)
Winnifred F. Montgomery, 95, of Cherokee, passed away Friday, Aug. 22, 2008 at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on August 26 at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church, with Pastor Larry Ostercamp and Lewis Leeds officiating. Burial was in the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements...
Evelyn H. Wallin (08/25/08)
Evelyn H. Wallin 86, Paullina, passed away on Monday, Aug. 18, 2008 at her home in Paullina. Her funeral services,were held on Aug. 22 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland with the Rev. Leroy Riemer officiating. Burial was in the Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina, Iowa. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home in Paullina...
Susan (Clark) Winters (08/25/08)
Susan (Clark) Winters, 55, of Springfield, Mo., formerly of Sioux City, and originally from Washta, went to be with the Lord on Thursday evening, Aug. 14, 2008. Funeral services were held on Aug. 21 at the Washta United Methodist Church, with Rev. Richard Layman officiating. Burial was in the Sunset View Cemetery at Washta, with the Boothby Funeral Home of Cherokee in charge of arrangements...
Sister Mary Joanna Nolan (08/25/08)
Sister Mary Joanna Nolan, OSB, a member of the Benedictines of Jesus Crucified of the Monastery of the Glorious Cross, 61 Burban Dr., Conn. died Aug. 16, 2008 in CT Hospice. Interment was in St. Agnes Cemetery. The Celentano Funeral Home, New Haven, was in charge of the arrangements...
Eugene "Gene" H. Rehder (08/25/08)
Eugene "Gene" A. Rehder 73, of rural Paullina, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn. His services were held on August 21 at Zion United Church of Christ in Calumet, with the Rev. Barbara Weier officiating...
Anna E. Horn (08/25/08)
Anna E. Horn, 91, of Marcus, passed away on Friday, Aug. 15, 2008 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Eugene Murray officiated.Burial followed at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery in Sheldon...
Michael Joseph Williams (08/20/08)
Michael Joseph Williams 25, of Ida Grove, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, August 12, 2008 in a construction accident near Atlantic, Iowa. Michael was born on April 10, 1983 in Ida Grove. Michael Joseph Williams was the son of Lori Clark, and attended school at Battle Creek-Ida Grove High School, graduating in 2001. Michael worked on a bridge crew for Godbersen-Smith Construction Company of Ida Grove...
Evelyn Honsbruch (08/20/08)
Evelyn Honsbruch 87, of Storm Lake, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008, at Methodist Manor Care Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services for Evelyn were held on Saturday, August 16 at Grace Lutheran Church in Storm Lake, with Reverend Steve Schulz officiating. Burial followed in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Aurelia . The Sliefert Funeral Home of Storm Lake was in charge of arrangements...
Lois E. Rupp (08/20/08)
Lois E. Rupp, 86, of Katy, Texas, died at the Cinco Ranch Alzheimer's Specialty Care Center on July 13, 2008 of natural causes. Graveside services will be held Saturday, Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Le Mars. Memorials may be directed to the family to be forwarded to an Alzheimer's Charity...
Loren Bechtel (08/20/08)
Loren Bechtel, 81, of Cherokee died Thursday Aug. 14, 2008 in the Mercy Medical Center Sioux City following a brief illness. Funeral services were held on August 18 at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Cherokee, Pastor Magrey De Vega officiating. Burial was held in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
Paul R. Jones (08/18/08)
Funeral services for Paul R. Jones, 91, of Aurelia, were held on Monday, Aug. 18, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Aurelia, with Military Honors by Grashoff-McManus American Legion Post #390 of Aurelia. A memorial fund has been established. Paul died Friday, Aug. 8, 2008 at the Sunset Knoll Nursing and Rehab Center in Aurelia...
Clifford M. Massmann (08/19/08)
Clifford M. Massmann. 65, of Orchard, Texas, passed away at his home on Thursday, July 31, 2008. A family memorial service will be held in Colorado Springs, Colo. at a later date. Clifford was born May 11, 1943 in Paullina to Melborn and Henrietta (Fegebank) Massmann. On May 31, 1964 he married Nancy Hagenbucher of Meriden., who preceded him in death on April 14, 1979...
Paul C. Ogren (08/19/08)
Paul C. Ogren, 94, of Marcus, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2008 at his home near Marcus. Funeral services were held on August 11 at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus. Rev. Gary McDonough officiated. Burial followed at the Marcus -- Amherst Cemetery in Marcus...
Mason Pierce Leonard (08/18/08)
Mason Pierce Leonard, 20, of Holstein, died on Friday, Aug. 8, 2008 from injuries sustained in a two-car accident west of Holstein. Services were held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at Galva-Holstein High School Gymnasium with Pastor Bob Stout officiating. Burial was in the Holstein Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established for Mason Leonard and can be directed to the family...
Geraldine Ann Nixon (08/13/08)
Geraldine Ann Nixon, 69, died on July 30, 2008 in hospice care at Pikes Peak Care in Colorado Springs, Colo. Funeral arrangements are being made by Cappadona. Her wishes were for cremation. A memorial service will be planned at a later date. Geraldine has been a resident of Colorado Springs since 1993, and prior to that lived in Port Charlotte, Fla. and Cherokee...
Mason David Peterson (08/11/08)
Mason David Peterson,18, of Correctionville, formerly of Cherokee, passed away Aug. 6, 2008 in the Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Cremation followed the funeral service, with burial in the Sunset View Cemetery at Washta at a later date...
Larry D. Robinson (08/11/08)
Larry D. Robinson, 69, of Cherokee, passed away April 1, 2008 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Graveside memorial services were held Saturday, Aug. 9, at the Sunset View Cemetery at Washta. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements...
Myra B. Glawe (08/11/08)
Funeral services for Myra B. Glawe, 69, of Cherokee, will held Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Congregational Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Bruce Rapp officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Rest Cemetery, Rushmore, Minn. Myra Belle Blumentritt was born Aug. ...
Harriet M. Love (08/11/08)
Long-time Cherokee resident Harriet M. Love (Sjostrom), 90, died suddenly on Aug. 2, 2008, at her assisted living residence in Norman, Okla. A memorial service will be held at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12. A private burial will take place at Oakhill Cemetery at a future date...
George Steig (08/11/08)
George Steig, 91 of Iowa City, formerly of Cherokee, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2008. George was born Jan. 22, 1917, in Storm Lake, the son of George F. and Ina Mae (Gilmore) Steig. He married Genevieve Bainbridge Woltman on July 2, 1938, and lived happily as her devoted husband until her death on April 17, 2008. They had two sons, Cary Allen and Billy Kay...
John H. Ritz (08/11/08)
John H. Ritz, 79, of Washta, died on August 4, 2008 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. It was John's request to be cremated, and there will be private family graveside services at the Sunset View Cemetery in Washta at a later date. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of the arrangements...
Ruth Noll (08/11/08)
Ruth Noll, age 94, of Ida Grove, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2008, at her son's home in Arion, Iowa. Funeral services were held on Aug. 6, at the First United Methodist Church in Ida Grove, under the direction of Christensen-Huffman Funeral Homes. The Reverend Russ L. Burnett officiated, and burial was August 7 in the Ida Grove Cemetery...
Don Robert Hoover (08/11/08)
Don Robert Hoover, 77, of Peterson, passed away Friday, Aug. 1, 2008 at his home in Peterson. Memorial services and Masonic Services were held on August 8, at the First Congregational Church in Peterson, with Pastor Charles Hall officiating. Burial was in the Oakland Cemetery at Peterson. There were military rites at the graveside, and the remains were cremated. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements...
Edna Hinspeter (08/11/08)
Edna Hinspeter, 87, of Cherokee, passed away on Monday, Aug. 4, 2008 at Country Side Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Aug. 7 at the Trinity United Church of Christ in Hartley, with Rev. Jeffrey Filkens officiating. Burial was at the Marcus Amherst Cemetery in Marcus...
Marion W. Flewelling (08/11/08)
Marion W. Flewelling, 78, of Washta, passed away Thursday, July 31, 2008 at his home northwest of Washta. Funeral services were held on August 4 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Richard Layman officiated. Burial was held in the Sunset View Cemetery at Washta...
Anna L. Wood (08/04/08)
Anna L. Wood, 94, of Cherokee, Iowa passed away Sunday, July 27, 2008 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. Mrs. Wood was cremated. Memorial services will be held at a later date, with Boothby Funeral Home of Cherokee in charge of the arrangements...
Evelyn Marie Erickson (08/04/08)
Evelyn Marie Erickson, age 78, of Prince George, Va., died on Saturday, July 26, 2008. Graveside funeral services were held on July 30 in the Merchants Hope Memorial Gardens, Prince George, Va., with funeral arrangements made by the J. T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home of Hopewell, Virginia...
Kim Hardin (08/04/08)
Kim Hardin, 51, of Cherokee, died Saturday July 26, 2008 at the Country Side Estates in Cherokee, following a lengthy battle with cancer. Memorial services were held on Saturday Aug. 2, at the Calvary Chapel in Larrabee, with Pastor Dave Harkins officiating. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements...