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Obituaries from March 2009

Margaret E. Stanford (03/30/09)
Margaret E. Stanford, 86, of rural Larrabee, passed away Thursday evening, March 26, 2009 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held today at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate. ...
Larry D. Sayler (03/30/09)
Larry D. Sayler, 66, Northfield School of Liberal Arts Teacher, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2009. Funeral services were held today at 10:30 a.m., at the Eastminster Presbyterian Church in Wichita, Kan. Survivors include wife, Sonya; sons, Capt. Aaron C. ...
Wilbur L. Hantsbarger (03/30/09)
Wilbur L. Hantsbarger, Jr. 82, of Hawarden, died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at the Hawarden Community Hospital. Funeral service will be today at 1 p.m. Friday at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Hawarden with Rev. Todd Bunge officiating. Burial will follow in the Grace Hill Cemetery with military rites by the Hawarden VFW and American Legion. ...
Sophie M. Ducommun (03/27/09)
Sophie M. Ducommun, 93, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday evening, March 24, 2009 at The Gardens in Cherokee following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Jud Stover will officiate. ...
Heather Lynn Kirby (03/27/09)
Heather Lynn Kirby, age 30, of Duluth, Minnesota, died on Monday, March 23, 2009 at St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 28, 2009, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Waterville, with Rev. Michael Ince officiating. ...
Paul Edward Wetherell (03/27/09)
Paul Edward Wetherell, 69, of Cherokee, died Wednesday March 25, 2009 in the Cherokee Villa with his family at his side, following a long-time battle with COPD. Funeral services will be held Saturday March 28, 2009 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. ...
June Boothby (03/27/09)
June Boothby, 87, a retired Postmaster from Washta, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2009. She is preceded in death by her parents and her son, Marty. She is survived by her daughters, Pam and Linda and her sister, Pat Buck. Services will be announced later in the year...
Delores J. Cave (03/27/09)
Delores J. Cave, 78, of Cherokee, passed away Sunday morning, March 22, 2009 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 26 at 10 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Larry Lemke will officiate. Burial will be in the Marcus-Amherst Cemetery. There will be a family prayer service at 9:45 a.m. at the Church on Thursday...
Evelyn C. Bierman (03/24/09)
Evelyn C. Bierman, 83, of Holstein, a former Cherokee resident, passed away on March 17, 2009 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial services were held on March 21 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial was at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements. On line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Ronald James Griffith (03/24/09)
Ronald James Griffith passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2009, after a courageous and inspiring battle with pancreatic cancer. Ron's brilliant and inquiring intellect, commitment to family and community, outstanding professional leadership, and generous heart will be missed by many people...
Elsie Otto (03/23/09)
Elsie Otto, 93, Aurelia, died on March 13, 2009, at Sunset Knoll Nursing & Rehab Center in Aurelia. Funeral services were held on March 17, 2009, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating, and burial took place in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Barbara Tamm Berglund (03/23/09)
Barbara Tamm Berglund, 80, of Cherokee, passed away March 14, 2009 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were held on March 18 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Magrey deVega officiating. Burial was at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Charles "Chuck" Rassel (03/19/09)
Charles "Chuck" Rassel of Camdenton, Mo., died in his home on March 11, 2009. Funeral services were held on March 16 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Pastor Liz Pfeifle officiating. Burial was in the Cherokee Memory Garden, and military rites were held at the cemetery...
Irma "Daisy" Boothby (03/19/09)
Irma "Daisy" Boothby, 88, of Cherokee, passed away on March 13, 2009 at her home in Cherokee following a brief illness. Funeral services were held on March 17 at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Ethan D. Sayler officiating. Burial was in the Prairie View Cemetery at Paullina. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements On line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Norma Wampler (03/18/09)
Norma Darlene (Woods) Wampler, 75, of Cherokee, died on March 8, 2009 in Covenant Hospital, Waterloo, following a brief illness. As per her wishes, her body was cremated, and burial will be in Missouri at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of arrangements. On-line condolences may be sent to greenwoodfuneral.com...
Opal M. Crippen (03/18/09)
Opal M. Crippen, 85, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. Funeral services were held on March 13 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Burial was in the Pilot Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Robert H. Schroeder (03/17/09)
Robert H. Schroeder, 87, of Cherokee, passed on March 9, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center following lengthy illness. Funeral services were held on March 14 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. There were military rites at the cemetery by the V.F.W. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements...
Hilma W. Artz (03/17/09)
Hilma W. Artz, 92, of rural Cherokee, passed away on March 7, 2009, in the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. Funeral services were held on March 12. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with The Rev. Magrey deVega officiating. Burial was in the Kingsley Cemetery. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements...
Louis P. Gravenish (03/10/09)
Louis Gravenish, 97, of Cherokee, died March 3, 2009 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing Home in Cherokee, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held on March 7 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Cecil J. Irwin (03/10/09)
Cecil J. Irwin, 81, of Marcus, passed away on Feb. 26, 2009 at Happy Siesta Care Center in Remsen. Funeral services were held on March 2 at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus, with Rev. Gary McDonough officiating. Burial followed at Marcus Amherst Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were by the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home...
Cornelius "Connie" O'Hearn (03/10/09)
Connie O'Hearn, 74, of Cherokee, died Monday March 2, 2009 at his home, following a sudden illness. Funeral services were held on March 5, 2009 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of funeral arrangements...
Mary Frances Brickson (03/03/09)
Mary Frances Brickson, 97, formerly of Alta and Aurelia, passed away on Feb. 11, 2009 at Buena Vista Manor in Storm Lake. Funeral services were held on March 3rd at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, and burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Alta. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements...
Opal L. Freed (03/03/09)
Opal L. Freed, 87, of rural Calumet, Iowa passed away on February 25, 2009 at her farm home south of Calumet. Funeral services held on Saturday, February 28th, at Oakdale Evangelical Free Church, rural Meriden. Pastor Clint Hogrefe officiated, and burial was in the Liberty Cemetery, north of Meriden. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the funeral arrangements...
J. Romaine Ryan (03/03/09)
J. Romaine Ryan, 91, of Cherokee, died on Feb. 20, 2009 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center, Cherokee following a brief illness. Funeral services were held on Feb. 24, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cherokee. Funeral arrangements were made Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee...
Clifford W. Ferrin (03/03/09)
Clifford W. Ferrin, 81, formerly of Marcus and LeMars, Iowa, passed away on February 24, 2009 in the Heritage Pointe Assisted Living Center in Omaha, Nebraska, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held on Saturday, February 28th at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Liz Pfeifle officiating, and burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home of Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Rowena Bernadine Crow (03/03/09)
Bernadine Crow, 80, of Cherokee, Iowa, died Wednesday February 25, 2009 at Careage Hills Nursing Home, Cherokee, Iowa following a brief illness. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Emma Hodge (03/03/09)
Emma Hodge, 84, formerly of Pierson, Iowa passed away on Feb. 21, 2009 in LaCrosse, Wisc. Funeral services were held on Feb. 25 at the Meadow Star United Methodist Church in rural Washta. with Pastor Bill Cotten officiating and burial was in the Grand Meadow Cemetery. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Mark W. Draper (03/03/09)
Mark W. Draper, 39, of Quimby, formerly of Holstein and Cherokee, passed away Saturday evening, Feb. 21, 2009, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident southwest of Cherokee. Memorial services were held on Feb. 26 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Jean Jenness officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery. Mark's remains were cremated. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Jeanette J. Kletschke (03/03/09)
Jeanette J. Kletschke, 78, Sioux City, died on Feb. 23, 2009 at a Sioux City hospital surrounded by her family, following a courageous five year battle with cancer. Services were held on Feb. 26. 2009 at Wesley United Methodist Church in Sioux City, with Rev. Merrill Muller officiating. Burial will be at the Memorial Park Cemetery. Meyer Brothers Chapels were in charge of funeral arrangements. Memorials may be sent to the June E. Nylen Cancer Center and Hospice of Siouxland...
Rose W. Bride (03/03/09)
Rose W. Bride, 93, formerly of Kingsley, died on Feb. 20, 2009, at the Country Side Estates in Cherokee. Mass of Christian Burial was held on Feb. 24 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Kingsley, with the Rev. Mark J. Stoll officiating. Interment was in the St. Michael's Parish Cemetery...