Obituaries from March 2007
Linda McDonald, 59, Cherokee, died at her home Wednesday, March 21, 2007, following an extended illness. Services were held Saturday March 24, 2007 at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church, Meriden. Pastor Larry Ostercamp officiated. Burial was at the Oak Hill Cemetery...
Donald L. Colvert
Donald L. Colvert, 58, of Larrabee, died Thursday, March 22, 2007 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 24 at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. The Rev. Ray Hampton will officiate. ...
Leo Spalti Matt, 72, of Marshalltown, died Saturday, March 17, at the Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center. A Funeral Mass was held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, at St. Henry's Parish in Marshalltown with Fr. Louis Jaeger as celebrant. Burial was March 21st. at Memorial Park Cemetery in Davenport. Memorials may be directed to the Iowa River Hospice or St. Henry's Catholic Church...
Eldon Lee Larsen age 81, of Estherville, and formerly from the Primghar and Cherokee areas, died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at the Iowa Veteran's Home in Marshalltown. Services were held Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at the Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home in Primghar, with the Rev. S. Kim Peterson officiating...
Bernice M. Hanson
Bernice M. Hanson, 86, of Quimby, died Thursday, March 15, 2007 at the Country Side Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services were held today, March 19, at 10:30 a.m. at the Quimby United Methodist Church. Rev. Carolyn Hollar will officiate. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City. ...
Jean Alice Mason Roe
Jean Alice Mason Roe, 60, died Sunday, March 11, 2007 at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll.
Funeral services were held Mar.14 at the Cleghorn Presbyterian Church in Cleghorn, Iowa. Rev. Michael Fitzsimmons of First Presbyterian Church of Carroll officiated.
Patricia "Pat" Ellerbroek
Patricia "Pat" Ellerbroek, 77, of Cherokee, died Saturday. March 10, 2007 in the Careage Hills Care Center in Cherokee.
Memorial services were held on Saturday, March 17, at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler officiated. The family requests that memorials go to the Cherokee Public Library and the Cherokee County Archives.
Kenneth W. Hanson
Kenneth W. Hanson 85, of Cherokee, died Saturday March 10, 2007, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center, following a lengthy illness. Services were held on Tuesday March 13, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cherokee. ...
Irene Hollingsworth Wiemers
Dr. Irene Hollingsworth Wiemers, 85, died March 7, 2007 at her home. A memorial service will be held Friday, March 23 at 11 a.m. at the Unitarian Church, Davenport. In lieu of flowers or memorials, Irene would want everyone to go out into the world and do the right things for the right reasons...
Mattie Lou Zeiner
Mattie Lou Zeiner, 97, died March 6, 2007 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing Home and Rehab Center. She is survived by her only child, Sally Ann Birge of Pasadena, Calif. She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton Block Zeiner, her mother, Annie McCormack, and brother, Joseph McCormack, both from Le Mars and her sister, Sarah Ellen Beck, of Grand Rapids Mich...
Betty A. Smith
Betty A. Smith, 80, of Marcus, died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday March 6, 2007 at the Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus, with Rev. Eugene Murray officiating. Burial will be at Holy Name Cemetery. Visitation was held Monday, March 5, after 3 p.m. with a rosary at 4 p.m. and a Scripture wake service at 7 p.m. all at the Earnest-Rohde Funeral Home in Marcus...
Dixie (Kirkham) King
Dixie (Kirkham) King, 80, died peacefully and painlessly on Feb. 23, 2007 at the Israel Hospice in Ames, after several months of treatment for cancer. A memorial service will be held at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont, Minn. on Saturday, March 10, 2007 at 2 p.m...
Nancy Ann Wright
Nancy Ann Wright of Quimby, 59, died on Feb. 25, 2007 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa surrounded by her family. Services were held Feb. 28 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial followed at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Anthon...
Donna I. Reinert
Donna I. Reinert, 56, of Cherokee, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2007 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of the arrangements. Donna was born Dec. 22, 1950 at Sioux City to Thomas & June (Utecht) Montgomery. She graduated from Willow Community High School in 1969 and then attended Iowa State University graduating with a Degree in Family Social Services and Home Economics...
Roger A. Fry
Roger A. Fry, 59, rural Alta, died Sunday March 4, 2007, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake following a sudden heart attack. Services were held Thursday March 8 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Alta, with Rev. Kathy Wicks officiating. Burial was in the High Lake Cemetery, rural Wallingford, Iowa. Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia was in charge...
Wayne F. Fuhrman
Wayne F. Fuhrman, 61, of rural Sutherland, died Monday evening, Feb. 26, 2007 in the Baum-Harmon Mercy Hospital in Primghar, Iowa due to injuries received in a farm accident. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 2, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Dennis Hopes will officiate and burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee...
Connie K. Corrington
Connie K. Corrington, 66, of Cherokee, died Monday, Feb. 26, 2007 in the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, following a short illness. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 2, at 2 p.m. at the Quimby United Methodist Church. Rev. Carolyn Hollar will officiate. Burial will be in the Quimby Cemetery...