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Obituaries from March 2008

Col. Adrian L. Kline (03/28/08)
Col. Adrian L. Kline, USAF (Ret.), 86, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008, in San Antonio, Texas. The date for chapel services at the ARC and a full military honors ceremony at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery will be announced at a later date...
Lorin F. Green (03/26/08)
Lorin F. Green, 87, of Oelwein, Iowa, died on Saturday afternoon, March 22, 2008 at Oelwein Health Care Center in Oelwein after a brief illness. Funeral Services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Fairbank, Iowa, with Pastor Jason Princer officiating...
Roderick Q. Waller (03/26/08)
Roderick Q. Waller, 88, of Cherokee and former long time rural resident of Quimby, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at his home with family by his side. Funeral services were held Monday, March 24 at 2 p.m. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler will officiate. Burial was in the Marcus-Amherst Cemetery. The family requests that memorials be made to the Memorial Presbyterian Church or the Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church Restoration Fund...
Ruby L. Ryan (03/24/08)
Ruby L. Ryan, 96, of Cherokee, passed away Monday morning, March 17, 2008 in the Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Thursday, March 20, at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler officiated and burial was in the Quimby Cemetery...
Thomas G. Neustrom (03/24/08)
Thomas G. Neustrom, 73, of Cherokee, died Saturday March 15, 2008, at his home, following a lengthy illness. Services were held on March 20 at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Military graveside honors were conducted by V.F.W., L.A. Wescott Post #2253...
Dinah Jean Lynch (03/24/08)
Dinah Jean Lynch, age 41, of Cushing, went to be with Jesus Christ Our Lord and Savior on March 16, 2008. Services were held on Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 10 a.m. at the St. John Lutheran Church of Cushing, with Reverend Bev Wolff of St. John Lutheran Church and Chaplain Don Agostine officiating. Burial was in the Cushing Cemetery of Cushing...
Alyssa G. Dobson (03/24/08)
Alyssa G. Dobson, 28, of rural Larrabee passed away Monday, March 17, 2008 at her home west of Larrabee, following a courageous eight-year battle with cancer. Memorial services were held Friday, March 21, at 10:30 a.m. at the Alta High School Gymnasium in Alta, with Bob Blair officiating. Burial was in the Liberty Township Cemetery in rural Meriden. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements...
Sonja Marie Anderson (03/19/08)
Sonja Anderson, 46, of Cherokee, died peacefully at her home Monday March 17, 2008, with her husband Todd and her parents at her side, after a courageous 5 year battle with cancer. Services were held on Thursday, March 20 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Interment was at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
James A. Harman Jr. (03/17/08)
James A. Harman Jr., 76, of Marcus, passed away at his home on Friday, March 7, 2008, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus. Rev. Gary McDonough officiated. Burial followed at Marcus -- Amherst Cemetery...
David L. Sayre (03/17/08)
David L. Sayre, 88, of Cherokee, passed away Friday March 7, 2008 at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Monday, March 10, at 10:30 a.m. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan Sayler officiated and burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Cherokee. ...
John T. "Jack" Woodall (03/17/08)
John T. "Jack" Woodall, 82, of Kingsley, passed away on Thursday, March 6, 2008 at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Sioux City. Funeral services were held on Monday, March 10, 2008 at the Congregational United Church of Christ in Kingsley. Rev. Robert Blair officiated. Burial will follow at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, rural Washta...
Marjorie J. Roethler (03/17/08)
Marjorie Roethler, 89, of Aurelia died on March 8, 2008 at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were on March 12 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee with Deacon Leroy Rupp officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Cherokee. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established...
Evelyn L. Mattoon (03/17/08)
Evelyn L. Mattoon, 86, of Cherokee, passed away Friday March 7, 2008 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, March 11, at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee with Bob Blair officiating. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements. Burial was at the Scandinavian Cemetery in Alta...
Carl Arnold "Arnie" Berglund (03/17/08)
Carl Arnold "Arnie" Berglund, 86, of rural Marcus, passed away Friday, March 7, 2008 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, March 11th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee. Rev. Duane Queen and Rev. ...
Lynda L. Collins (03/11/08)
Lynda L. Collins, 62, of Quimby, passed away Wednesday morning, March 5, 2008 at her home in Quimby. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 8, at 10:30 a.m. at the Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Quimby. Pastor Don Meyer officiated. Burial was in the Quimby Cemetery. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements...
Lucy Clark (03/11/08)
Memorial services for Lucy Clark, 62, of Storm Lake were held on Saturday, March 8, 2008, at the First Baptist Church with Pastor Tom Hinshaw officiating. A memorial fund has been established. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Rose M. Joseph (03/10/08)
Rose M. Joseph, 80, of Cherokee passed away Saturday, March 1, 2008 in the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center. Memorial services were held March 4 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Rose's remains were cremated, and there was no visitation...
Ruth E. Streeter (03/10/08)
Ruth E. Streeter, 90, formerly of Cherokee, died Sunday March 2, 2008 in the Heartland Care Center in Marcus, following an extended illness. Services were held March 5 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee...
Gary Sonksen (03/10/08)
Gary Sonksen, 67, of Monroe, Iowa and formerly of Cherokee, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008 at his home in Monroe, following a lengthy illness. Memorial services were held March 8, 2008 at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee, Gregg Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. Online condolences may be sent to www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Delores Ann Sawvell (03/10/08)
Delores Ann Sawvell, 75, of Storm Lake, died Sunday March 2, 2008, at the Trinity Regional Medical Center, Fort Dodge following a lengthy illness. Memorial services were held Thursday March 6, 2008 at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee, Deacon Leroy Rupp officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Gary Eugene Sonksen (03/06/08)
Gary Eugene Sonksen, age 67 of Monroe, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008, at his home. Memorial services will be held at a later date in Cherokee. Memorials may be given to the Gary Sonksen Memorial Fund and condolences may be left for the family at www.coburnfuneralhomes.com...
Lois L. Bridgett (03/03/08)
Lois L. Bridgett 83, of Quimby passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. Funeral services held today on March 3 at the Quimby United Methodist Church, with Rev. Carolyn Hollar officiating. Burial was in the Quimby Cemetery...
Robert D. "Bob" Patterson (03/04/08)
Robert D. "Bob" Patterson, 73, of Cherokee, passed away Feb. 28, 2008 at his home, following an illness of several months. Memorial services were held Monday, March 3 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen officiated. There was no visitation, as it was Bob's wish to be cremated...
Marie G. Zelle (03/04/08)
Marie G. Zelle, 76, of Waverly, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2008, at the Eichhorn Haus of Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 29, 2008 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Waverly, with Pastor Joyce Sandberg officiating. ...
Doris Morrill Thomas (03/04/08)
Doris Morrill Thomas of Cherokee, 91, died at Countryside Estates Assisted Living on Feb. 24, 2008. Memorial Services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 1, at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Ethan Saylor officiating. Burial of the remains will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery at a later date. The family requests that memorials be made to the Cherokee Public Library...
Donald Otto Nord (03/04/08)
Donald O. Nord, of Hot Springs, Ark., died on Feb. 2, 2008 at the Golden Nursing Home in Hot Springs, Ark. A memorial service is scheduled for March 6, 2008 at the VFW Post Home in Hot Springs, Ark. Burial will be in the Arkansas Memorial Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock, Ark...
Ida Krumm (03/04/08)
Ida E. Krumm, 86, of Spencer, passed away at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 25, at First English Lutheran Church of Spencer. Rev. Paul Kaldahl officiated the service...