Obituaries from April 2007
Helen M. Rickett
Helen M. Rickett, 74, of Sutherland, formerly of the Sioux City area, died on Saturday, April 21, 2007, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial services were held at the Sutherland United Methodist Church, Rev. Dennis Hopes officiating. Burial of the cremation ashes will be at Cherokee Memory Gardens Cemetery...
Roberta A. Kintigh
Roberta A. Kintigh, 90 of Cherokee, died on Saturday, April 21, 2007 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, April 24, at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ray Hampton officiated. Burial was held in the Afton Cemetery, rural Cherokee...
Carmon (Petersen) Vos Gerau
Carmon (Petersen) Vos Gerau of Clemmons, NC, died on Thursday, April 19, 2007 following a lengthy, but courageous, battle with cancer. She was born in Cherokee on June 15, 1935 to Adrian and Opal (Barnard) Petersen, grew up on a farm in Cherokee County, and was graduated from Holstein High School in 1953. She attended further schooling in Omaha, Neb., and was married to James Clark of Omaha. After moving to California, she worked for many years at a urology medical clinic and for Blue Cross...
Michael Justus Miller
Michael Justus Miller, 46, of Arlington, Texas, a former Cherokee resident, died on Thursday, April 19, 2007 in a Fort Worth, Texas hospital.Memorial services were held Friday evening, April 27, at 7 p.m., at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen officiated. Burial was at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
Eugene C. Kahl
Eugene C. Kahl, 84, of West Des Moines, and former long time rural Holstein resident, died on Saturday, April 14, 2007 at the Hospice of the Valley in Glendale, Ariz. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 20, at 1 p.m. at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church, rural Cherokee. Pastor Linton Lundeen of West Des Moines will officiate. Burial will be in the Good Hope Cemetery, rural Cherokee. There will be a family prayer service at 12:45 p.m. at the Church on Friday...
Eugene C. Kahl
Eugene C. Kahl, 84, West Des Moines , former rural Holstein resident, died on Saturday, April 14 2007 at the Hospice of the Valley in Glendale, Arizona. Funeral Services were held Friday, April 20. at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church, rural Cherokee. Pastor Linton Lundeen officiated. Burial was in the Good Hope Cemetery...
Wyman James Leinbaugh
Wyman James Leinbaugh, 86, of Holstein died onThursday, April 12, 2007 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday April 17, 2007 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Holstein, with Reverend David Hemann officiating. Burial was at the Calvary Cemetery, Holstein. Visitation was held at OLCG Church from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday with a vigil services at 7 p.m...
Mary E. Splittgerber
Mary E. Dickerson-Splittgerber, 88, of Rochester, Minn. and former long time Larrabee area resident, died Wednesday, April 11, 2007 at the Sutherland Care Center following a short illness. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 14, at 1:30 p.m. at the Larrabee United Methodist Church. Rev. Dennis Hopes will officiate. Burial will be in the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee on a later date...
Roberta Rogge, 75, of Cherokee, died Tuesday April 10, 2006, at her home, following a lengthy illness. Services were held April 13 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, Rev. Ray Hampton officiating. Burial was in the Liberty Township Cemetery in rural Meriden. The Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee, was in charge of arrangements...
Devota Lorraine Tipton Kintigh
Devota Lorraine Tipton Kintigh, 91, of Geneseo, Illinois and formerly of Larrabee, died Thursday, April 5, 2007 at Hammond Henry Hospital Skilled Care Unit in Geneseo. Funeral services were held April 11 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Rev. Ray Hampton officiating. Burial was in the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee...
Edwin Ernest Buckendahl
Edwin Ernest Buckendahl, age 90, of Alta, died Thursday, April 5, 2007, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, Storm Lake. Services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 9, 2007, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Storm Lake, with Rev. Bruce Lawler officiating. Burial was held at the St. Mary Cemetery, Storm Lake with Flag Presentation by the Amvets Post #66 of Storm Lake.Barker Funeral Home of Alta was in charge of the arrangements...
Rita B. Harder, 67, of Omaha, Nebraska- formerly of Washta, Iowa - died on Tuesday, April 3, 2007 at Bergen Mercy Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. A Celebration of Life Service was held on Saturday, April 7, 2007 at the Washta United Methodist Church. Rev. Carolyn Hollar officiated. Burial was at the Kingsley Cemetery in Kingsley...
Jerusalem 33 AD Jesus Christ, 33, of Nazareth, died Friday on Mount Calvary, also known as Golgotha, the place of the skull. Betrayed by the apostle Judas, Jesus was crucified by the Romans, by order of the Ruler Pontius Pilate. The causes of death were crucifixion extreme exhaustion, severs torture and loss of blood...
Emma Mae Trapp
Emma Mae Trapp, 80, of rural Washta, died Monday, April 2, 2007, at 9:10 p.m. at her home following a short illness. Memorial services were held Friday, April 6 , at 11 a.m. at the Meadow Star United Methodist Church, rural Washta, with Pastor Bill Cotton officiating.