Obituaries from October 2010
Linda Miller, 51, of Saint Helens, Ore., passed away Sept. 21, 2010. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 30 at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Marvin Miller will officiate. It was Linda's wish to be cremated, and burial of the remains will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Dennis Ray Nelson
Dennis Ray Nelson 57, Cherokee, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010, at the Cherokee Villa in Cherokee. Funeral arrangements are pending at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences may be sent at www.greenwoodfuneral.com.
Merlin W. Sawvell
Merlin Sawvell 76, Cherokee, passed away Sunday, October 24, 2010, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences to the family may be sent at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
John W. Christensen
John W. Christensen 90, Cherokee, formerly of Aurelia, died Saturday, October 23, 2010 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the First Congregational Church in Aurelia, and funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. ...
Lucille M. Kullman
Lucille M. Kullman, age 92, of Storm Lake, passed away on Monday, Oct. 18, 2010 at the Buena Vista Manor Care Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service was held today at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church of Alta. Burial will be at the Scandinavian Cemetery of Alta...
Dale P. Taylor
Dale P. Taylor, 95, of Cleghorn, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010, at his residence in Cleghorn. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Earnest-Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus. Thoughts, stories and condolences may be directed to the www.mauerjohnsonfh.com website...
Dorothy M. Peavey
Dorothy M. Peavey, 91, of Marcus, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus. Rev. James Gruber will officiate. Burial will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Marcus...
Emily M. Olson
Emily M. Olson, 97, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 at the Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 23, at 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Larry Lemke will officiate. ...
Daniel "Dan" Ray Ferrin
Daniel Ray Ferrin, age 66, of Greybull, Wyo. died on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 due to a motorcycle accident on the Greybull River Road just west of Greybull, Wyo. Cremation has taken place. Per Dan's wishes, no services are planned. Atwood Family Funeral Directors, Inc. is in charge of arrangements...
Curtis A. Conover
Curtis A. Conover, 71, of Spirit Lake, and formerly of Holstein, passed away suddenly Thursday afternoon Oct. 14, 2010 in Mission, Texas. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 10:30 a.m. at the Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Holstein, with Father David Hemann officiating. ...
Jane Letsche, 92, of Marcus, passed away surrounded by her family on Friday, Oct. 15, 2010 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services took place at 11 a.m. on Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus. Rev. Don Meyer officiated. Burial followed at the Remsen Cemetery...
Thomas E. "Tom" Fick
Thomas E. "Tom" Fick, 55 of Quimby, passed away suddenly Sunday evening, Oct. 17, 2010 in the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 22, at 10:30 a.m. at the Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Quimby. Pastor Don Meyer will officiate. ...
Curtis A. Conover
Curtis A.Conover, 71, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Holstein, passed away suddenly on Thursday afternoon Oct. 14, 2010 in Mission, Texas. Funeral arrangements are pending at Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Frederick E. 'Freddie' Buenger
Freddie Buenger, 81, of rural Preston, passed away at Saint Mary's Hospital in Rochester on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield, Minn. A private family memorial service will be held Saturday, at the Riley Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jim Rushton of Christ Lutheran Church in Preston officiating. Interment will follow at the Carrolton Cemetery in rural Fountain...
Harvey G.Allen, 77, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday morning, Oct. 13, 2010 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness with Alzheimer's. Memorial services will be held on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Thelma R. Schweitzberger
Thelma R. Schweitzberger, 98, of Kingsley, passed away early Friday morning, Oct. 8, 2010, at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the United Methodist Church in Kingsley with the Rev. Roger Kurtenbach and the Rev. Magrey deVega officiating. Interment was in the Kingsley Cemetery...
Linda Kay Alquist
A visitation for Linda Kay Alquist of Mountain Home, Ark., is being held today from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Kirby Funeral Home in Mountain Home, Ark. Linda died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010 at the age of 69. Burial will be at a later date in the Liberty Cemetery in Liberty, Iowa. Memorials may be made to the family...
H. Evelyn Johnson
H. Evelyn Johnson, 96, passed away on Sept. 9, 2010. Services were held today at 10:30 a.m. the Meriden Evangelical Free Church with inurnment at the Memory Garden Cemetery in Cherokee. Cremation was at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel and Crematory. Memorial contributions may be made to Meriden Evangelical Free Church or to HospiceCare of Boulder and Broomfield Counties in Colorado. Share condolences at www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com...
Jean M. Campbell
Jean M. Campbell passed away in Riverside, Calif. on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010 at the age of 83 years. Services for Jean were held on Sept. 27 at the Arlington Christian Church in Riverside, Calif., with interment in the Santa Fe National Cemetery in Santa Fe, N.M...
Grace Rausch, 95, of Emmetsburg, formerly of Spencer, died on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010 at Lakeside Lutheran Home in Emmetsburg. Services are pending and Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of arrangements.