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Obituaries from August 2010

Jack G. Perrin (08/30/10)
Jack George Perrin, age 90, of rural Cherokee, passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, at his residence with his family by his side. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. today at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Armand Bertrand officiated. ...
Gerald F. Coburn (08/30/10)
Gerald Franklin Coburn, 82, of Greeley, Colorado , a former long- time Cherokee County resident, passed away on May 16, 2010 in Greeley, Colorado. Memorial services will be held Thursday, September 2nd, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa. Rev. Ethan Sayler will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. There will be military rites at graveside by L. A. Wescott Post #2253 of the V.F.W. On line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Jack G. Perrin (08/27/10)
Jack G. Perrin, age 90, of rural Cherokee, passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, at his residence with his family by his side. Funeral services are currently pending at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences may be sent to www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Cory 'Gompy' Thomas (08/27/10)
Cory 'Gompy' Thomas, 55, of Ruthven, passed away at his home on Aug. 23, 2010 after a valiant fight with pancreatic cancer. Services are being held today at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Father William Schreiber will officiate. Interment will be at the Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Arrangements by Warner Funeral Home of Spencer www.warnerfuneralhome.com...
Henry Franklin Lawrence III (08/26/10)
Henry Franklin Lawrence III, 78, of Westminster, Colo., passed peacefully on Aug. 5, 2010 at St. Anthony's hospital in Denver, Colo. Henry was born Jan. 18, 1932 in Maryville, Mo. Robert and Carmen Dewar of Cherokee adopted him after his father passed. ...
Dolores M. Mahler (08/26/10)
Dolores M. Mahler, 78, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday morning, Aug. 25, 2010 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Private family graveside services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
George Arnold "Arnie" Dobson (08/25/10)
George Arnold "Arnie" Dobson, 87, of Cherokee and formerly of Cleghorn, passed away Sunday afternoon, August 22, 2010 in the St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. Memorial services will be held Thursday, August 26th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee. ...
Betty G. Simonsen (08/25/10)
Betty G. Simonsen, 88, passed away on Aug. 18, 2010 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center where she had been a resident for several years. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Gladys A. Albers (08/25/10)
Gladys A. Albers, 88, of Cherokee, passed away Friday, August 20, 2010 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Graveside services were held on Tuesday, August 24th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Holstein Cemetery. Pastor Shari O'Bannon officiated. Visitation was on Monday from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with the family present from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Alvin Meyer (08/23/10)
Alvin Meyer, 94, of Spencer, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010 at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Services were held on Saturday, Aug. 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Pastor Paul Kaldahl officiated. Visitation was held 3 p.m. ...
Charlotte L. Reis (08/23/10)
Charlotte L. Reis, age 74 of Holstein, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, at Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 21 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Holstein. Visitation began at 4 p.m. ...
Betty G. Simonsen (08/20/10)
Betty G. Simonsen, 88, passed away on Aug. 18, 2010 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center where she had been a resident for several years. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Charlotte L. Reis (08/20/10)
Charlotte L. Reis, age 74 of Holstein, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, at Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Holstein. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. ...
Joyce M. Bengtson (08/20/10)
Joyce M. Bengtson, 90, of Cherokee, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 19, 2010 at her home in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Monday, Aug. 23, at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen will officiate. Burial will be in the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee. ...
Debra Sue Miller (08/20/10)
Debra Sue Miller, 56, died on Aug. 15, 2010. Her funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church in Stillwater, Okla. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions can be made in her name to Stillwater YMCA (Swim Team), 204 South Duck, Stillwater, OK 74074, or the Boy Scouts of America, Troop #18 D.M.M.F. ...
Arnold "Arnie" Ogren (08/19/10)
Arnold "Arnie" Ogren 78, of Mount Airy, North Carolina, died on Aug. 11, 2010, at Copper Ridge Institute in Sykesville, North Carolina, following a long battle after a stroke he suffered nine months previously. Arnie was born on Nov. 24, 1931, in Marcus, the son of Fritz W. ...
Alvin Meyer (08/19/10)
Alvin Meyer, 94, of Spencer, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010 at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the First English Lutheran Church in Spencer. Pastor Paul Kaldahl will officiate. Visitation will begin 3 p.m. ...
Bonnie E. DeMers (08/19/10)
Bonnie E. (Bauer) DeMers, 86, of Ankeny, formerly of Spencer, Iowa, passed away on Monday August 16, 2010 at Hospice Mercy in Johnston, Iowa. A Mass of Christian Burial will be performed at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 20, 2010, at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus, with Father Armand Bertrand officiating. ...
Patricia Ann Tune (08/18/10)
Patricia Ann Tune, age 69, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., died Saturday Aug. 14, 2010. Graveside services were held at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday Aug. 17, at Mapleview Cemetery in Smyrna, Tenn., with Bishop Joseph Pennington officiating. Woodfin Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements. 651-893-5151 www.woodfinchapel.com...
Ruth Boyd (08/18/10)
Ruth Boyd, 92, died at her home in Portland, Ore. on Tuesday, July 6 2010. A graveside service will be held on Friday at the Columbia Memorial Gardens in Scappoose, Ore., and a memorial service was previously held at St. Andrew Care Center in July. Born Ruth Payne, she was raised in Algona. Her parents, Wilbur and Marie, raised four girls. Ruth was the third...
Dale Wolfe (08/18/10)
Dale Wolfe, 86, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday morning, Aug. 17, 2010 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held Thursday, Aug. 19, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. ...
Arthur J. Delperdang (08/13/10)
Arthur J. Delperdang, 83 of Sioux City passed away on Thursday, August 5, 2010 in Sioux City. Funeral services for Arthur were held on Monday, Aug. 9, at 11 a.m. at Church of the Nativity Catholic Church in Sioux City with Father Gerald Feierfeil officiating. Burial was at the Calvary Cemetery...
Esther M. Bennett (08/13/10)
Esther M. Bennett, 94, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday morning, Aug. 11, 2010, in the Country Side Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 14, at 10:30 a.m.at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen will officiate and burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee. ...
Chester W. Specht (08/13/10)
Chester W.Specht, 85, of Cleghorn, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 12, 2010 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Monday, Aug. 16, at 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus. Pastor Don Meyer and Vicar Lance Klamer will officiate. ...
Esther Bennett (08/12/10)
Esther Bennett, 94, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday morning, Aug. 11, 2010, in the Country Side Estates. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Milton L. Halstrom (08/11/10)
Milton L. Halstrom, 87, of Cherokee passed away Monday, August 9, 2010 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 11th, at 2 p.m. at the Oakdale Evangelical Free Church, rural Meriden. Pastor Clint Hogrefe and Pastor Merle Wester will officiate. Burial will be in the Liberty Cemetery, rural Meriden. There will be a family prayer service at 1:45 p.m. at the Church on Wednesday. On line condolence may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Thomas Michael Enright (08/11/10)
Thomas Michael Enright died Friday, July 30, 2010 at Casa de la Cruz Hospice Facility in Tucson, Arizona. Tom was born to Michael and Dorothy (Bendinger) Enright on Feb 3, 1943 in Lyon County, Iowa, and attended public school in Osceola County, graduating from high school in Sibley. After spending a few years in the family retail grocery business, he joined the United States Army and spent six years in the service of his country...
Fern Brenneman Bowen (08/09/10)
Fern Brenneman Bowen, 99, passed away May 29, 2010 in Fitchburg, Wisc. Graveside memorial services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 11 at 10 a.m. at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Rev. Carolyn Hollar will officiate. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee has charge of the arrangements...
Gary K. Smith (08/05/10)
Gary K. Smith, 67, formerly of Cherokee, passed away Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 at his home in Paso Robles, Calif. following a lengthy illness Graveside memorial services will be held Saturday, Aug. 7, at 10:30 a.m. at the Afton Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee. Rev. Carolyn Hollar will officiate. The Boothby Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements...
Troy R. Chindlund (08/04/10)
Troy R. Chindlund, age 47, of Cherokee, passed away on Friday, July 30, 2010 at his residence in Cherokee. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, Aug. 03 at 10 a.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta, with Rev. Leroy Reimer officiating. Burial was at the Woodlawn Cemetery of Alta. A visitation was held on Monday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta was in charge of the arrangements...
Esther H. Green (08/04/10)
Esther H. Green, 82, of Oelwein, Iowa died on Saturday, July 31, 2010 at her home. The funeral Service was held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at the United Methodist Church in Fairbank, Iowa, with Pastor Michael Christie officiating. Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, Oelwein,was, in charge of funeral arrangements. Interment was at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in rural Oelwein,and an online obituary can be seen at www.jamisonschmitzfuneralhome.com...
Harold Stevenson (08/04/10)
Harold Stevenson, 79, of Cherokee, a former Spencer resident, passed away Monday, Aug. 2, 2010 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 5, at 10:30 a.m. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler will officiate. ...
Kenneth Earl Dessel (08/02/10)
Kenneth Earl Dessel, 87, of Sarasota, Fla. passed away June 7, 2010 at his home in Florida. Graveside memorial services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 4, at 10 a.m. at the Sunset View Cemetery at Washta. Rev. Ray Kruger will officiate. The Boothby Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements...
Stephen Hankens (08/02/10)
Stephen Hankens, age 65, of Cherokee, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 27, 2010, at Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee among family and friends. Memorial services will be held at a later date this summer. Services are under the direction of Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences may be sent at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...