Obituaries from September 2007
Shirley E. Balding
Shirley E. Balding, 83, of Jefferson, died on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007 at the Regency Park Nursing & Rehab Center in Jefferson. There will be no services. Burial was in the Good Hope Cemetery, rural Cherokee. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of the arrangements...
Floyd Powell, 95 of Le Mars died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral Services here held at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 18 at United Methodist Church of Le Mars, with Pastor Jason Larson officiating. A private burial will be in Marcus-Amherst Cemetery in Marcus...
Colleen A. Johnson
Colleen A. Johnson, 72, of Washta, died on Friday, Sept. 14, 2007 in the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were held on Sept. 19 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Burial was at the Sunset View Cemetery in Washta. Boothby Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Bernice E. Phipps
Bernice E. Phipps, 91, died Thursday Sept. 6, 2007 at Country Side Estates, Cherokee, following a brief illness. Services were held Tuesday Sept. 11, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Cherokee, with Pastor James Steen officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Cherokee...
Marilyn H. Gramann
Marilyn H. Gramann, 70, of Pine Brook Forest S.C., died on Sunday Sept. 2, 2007. Funeral services will be on Saturday Sept. 15 at 3 p.m. at Fletcher Funeral Services in Fountain Inn, S.C. Marilyn was born in Cherokee, to Eddie and Effie (Carlson) Halstrom. She was a graduate of the University of South Dakota in Business Administration...
Mary Beck Doupe
Mary Beck Doupe, 100, of Cherokee, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007 at 10:58 p.m. at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Friday, Sept. 7, at 10:30, at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ray Kruger will officiate and burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee. ...
Marie Bortscheller, 89, of Remsen, died on Sept. 2, 2007 at her home in Remsen. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 10, 2007 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen. Rev. Timothy Johnson will officiate, along with Rev. William McCarthy and assisted by Deacon LeRoy Rupp. ...
Duane W. Matzdorff
Duane W. Matzdorff, 73, of Loveland, Colo. died on Aug. 10, 2007 at the Medical Center of the Rockies. A memorial service was held on Aug. 15 at the Zion Lutheran Church. At the family's request there was no viewing. A Private graveside services was held at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Fort Collins. Memorials may be sent to the Alzheimer's Foundation in care of Viegut Funeral Home...
Irene G. Henning
Irene G. Henning, 88, of Eldora, died from natural causes on Aug. 28, 2007, at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo. Irene was born Feb. 14, 1919 in Newark, England, daughter of James W. and Lilian M. (Jeal) Shaw. She graduated from high school in Newark and then attended business school for two years...
David Rose, 43, of Whitehall, Mont. Formerly of Marshall, Minn. died on Aug. 5, 2007, in Montana. Services were held at 2 p.m. on Aug. 10, 2007 at First Lutheran Church in Marshall. A private family burial will be at a later date at the Marshal Cemetery...
Hazel Westhusing, 92, of rural Bronson, formerly of Marcus, died on Aug. 27, 2007 at her home near Bronson. A Mass of Christian Burial took place on Friday, Aug. 31, 2007 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Eugene Murray officiated. Burial followed at the parish cemetery...