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Obituaries from July 2011

Walter W. Miller (07/27/11)
Walter W. Miller of Marcus,93, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2011 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus. Pastor James Gruber officiated. Burial followed at Marcus Amherst Cemetery. ...
Laurence E. Johnson (07/28/11)
Laurence E. Johnson of Marcus,91,passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2011 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at Faith Lutheran Church in Marcus. Rev. Liz Pfeifle will officiate. ...
Judy Henke (07/27/11)
Graveside committal services for Judy Henke, 60, of Aurelia will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia, with Pastor Missy Brown officiating. A time of remembrance will follow at the home of Joleen Hultgren, 162 560th St., Alta. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Dennis A. Baker (07/27/11)
Dennis A. Baker of Cherokee,age 72, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Memorial services are being held at 2 p.m. today, at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Delmar Carlson will officiate. ...
J. Donald Patterson (07/27/11)
J. Donald Patterson, age 98 of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3 at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Burial will take place at Pilot Cemetery, rural Cherokee...
Eleanor A. "Bobby" Brady (07/27/11)
Eleanor A. "Bobby" Brady, 88, of Marcus passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Mass of Christian Burial took place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 25 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Armand Bertrand celebrated Mass. ...
Tim Thompson (07/21/11)
Tim "Batman" Thompson, 52, of Cherokee, passed away at his home Tuesday, July 19, 2011. Funeral services will be held Friday, July 22, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Dave Harkins will officiate. Burial will be in Meriden Cemetery, Meriden. ...
Darlene G. Gowan (07/20/11)
Darlene G. Gowan, 74, of Allison Park, Penn., died at her home on Friday, July 15, 2011, after a long battle with cancer. She was the daughter of Curtis and Maude Rogers, born Aug. 12, 1936, in LeClaire. She grew up in Princeton, Iowa where, after working in a lumber yard for several years, she married the pastor of her church, the Dr. ...
Imelda M. Roethler (07/20/11)
Imelda M. Roethler of Marcus, 93, passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2011 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, July 22, 2011 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Farther Armand Bertrand will celebrate Mass. ...
Pamela Sue Nielsen (07/20/11)
Graveside services for Pamela Sue Nielsen, 60, of Champaign, Ill., will be Saturday, July 23, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia with Pastor Missy Brown officiating. Pam died on May 5, 2011, at her home in Champaign, Ill. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Thomas R. Kruse (07/18/11)
Thomas R. Kruse, 70, of Weslaco, Texas, a former long- time resident of Cherokee and beloved band director at Cherokee Washington High School, passed away on July 13, 2011, following a lengthy illness. A celebration of his life will be held Tuesday, July 19, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Pastor Ron Kitterman will officiate...
Thomas R. Kruse (07/15/11)
Thomas R. Kruse, 70, of Weslaco, Texas, formerly of Cherokee, passed away, Wednesday, July 13, 2011. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Joseph B. Embretson (07/13/11)
Joseph Embretson, age 77 of Mason City, passed away Monday, July 11, 2011, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Online condolences to the family may be sent at www.greenwoodfuneral.com. The Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements...
Dorothy Oswald Willhoite (07/13/11)
Dorothy Oswald Willhoite, age 97, of Wall Lake, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011, at Twilight Acres Nursing Home in Wall Lake. Services were held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Wall Lake. Burial was at Wall Lake Cemetery in Wall Lake at noon on Tuesday followed by a visitation at the church until service time...
Joyce E. Pauling (07/08/11)
Joyce E. Pauling, age 78 of Paullina, passed away Wednesday, July 06, 2011, at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 9, at Siloam Lutheran Church in Paullina. Pastor Elizabeth Pfeifle will officiate. ...
Geraldine "Gerry" Wilberding (07/08/11)
Geraldine "Gerry" Wilberding, 83 years old, of Remsen, died Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in RemsenFuneral service were at 10:30 a.m. today, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen with Rev. William McCarthy officiating. Burial was at the St. ...
Joyce E. Pauling (07/07/11)
Joyce E. Pauling of Paullina, age 78, passed away Wednesday, July 06, 2011, at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, July 9, at 10:30 a.m. at the Siloam Lutheran Church in Paullina. Pastor Elizabeth Pfeifle will officiate. Burial will take place at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina...
William C. "Bill" Graverholt (07/07/11)
William C. "Bill" Graverholt, 90, of Cherokee, passed away Monday morning, July 4, 2011 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. The family abided by William's wishes to have him cremated and there will be no services at this time. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with the arrangements...
Larry J. Allen (07/06/11)
Larry J. Allen, 62, of May City, passed away Saturday morning, July 2, 2011 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Graveside memorial services were held on Tuesday, July 5, at 10:30 a.m. at the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee. Rev. Paul Johnson of May City officiated. ...
Wayne H. Gaston (07/06/11)
Funeral services for Wayne Gaston, 95, of Aurelia, were held at 10:30 a.m. today at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Missy Brown officiating. Visitation was Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. with the family present at the First United Methodist Church. Wayne died Sunday, July 3, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. The Redig Funeral Home of Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...