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Obituaries from January 2009

Wilbur F. Haley (01/29/09)
Wilbur F. Haley, 89, of St Joseph, Missouri, formerly of Cherokee & Mechanicsville, died on Jan. 23, 2009 following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held on Tuesday Jan. 27. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan D. Sayler officiated. Visitation will be today from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Meriden Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Linda Poll (01/28/09)
Funeral services for Linda Poll were held on Jan. 24 at the United Church of Christ in Centerville, S.D. Linda Poll was born Feb. 3, 1945 in Las Vegas, Nevada, to Frank and Donna (Morton) Morrow, Sr. She died Jan. 21, 2009 at her home in Centerville at the age of 63 years, 11 months and 18 days...
Lucille Ryden (01/28/09)
Lucille Ryden, 89, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009 at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Jan. 24 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Burial wasl in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of arrangements...
Cecil M. Pannell (01/28/09)
Cecil M. Pannell, 77, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday evening, January 21, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services were held on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at 11 a.m. at the First Congregational Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Bruce Rapp officiating The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of the arrangements...
George G. Wilkie (01/26/09)
George G. Wilkie, 89, of Cherokee, died on Jan. 16, 2009 at the Country Side Estates Nursing Home in Cherokee, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held on Jan. 20, 2009 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Cedar Township Cemetery, rural Larrabee. The Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Elaine J. Smith (01/26/09)
Elaine J. Smith, 88, of Cherokee died on Jan. 18, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee, following a brief illness. Funeral services were held on Jan. 23 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee. Greenwood Funeral Home of Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Helga A. Lundquist (01/26/09)
Helga A. Lundquist, 93, of rural Washta, former long- time Meriden area resident, passed away Jan. 19, 2009 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Jan. 22 at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church, with Pastor Larry Ostercamp officiating. Burial was in the Liberty Cemetery, rural Meriden. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements, and on - line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Helen Pingel (01/22/09)
Helen E. Pingel, age 99, of Storm Lake, died on Jan. 13, 2009 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Services for Helen were held on Jan. 17, 2009 at Grace Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Interment was in Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. Sliefert Funeral Home of Storm Lake was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Mary Joyce "M.J." Vining Grawburg (01/21/09)
Mary Joyce "M.J." Vining Grawburg, 86, of Cherokee, died on Jan. 13, 2009 in the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Holstein, after a brief illness. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009 at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Ethan Sayler officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Cherokee....
Norma Robinson (01/21/09)
Norma Robinson, age 82, of Storm Lake, died on Jan. 11, 2009 at Buena Vista Manor in Storm Lake. Funeral services for Norma were held on Jan. 15, 2009 at Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, and burial was in the Schaller Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Robert W. "Bob" Booth (01/20/09)
Robert W. "Bob" Booth, 85 of rural Aurelia, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center. Funeral services were held on Jan. 17 at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Alan Dean of Living Word Outreach Ministries of Spencer officiated. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Aurelia, Iowa. There were military rites at the cemetery...
Doris Haidsiak (01/20/09)
Doris Haidsiak, age 88, of Schaller, died on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were on Jan. 13 at First Presbyterian Church in Schaller. Burial was in Schaller Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller was in charge of the arrangements...
Robert Elmer Swanson (01/19/09)
Robert Elmer Swanson, 76, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away Jan. 9, 2009. Memorial services were held on Jan. 13 at the Woods Chapel United Methodist Church. Private inurnment will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the Kansas City Hospice House. Park Lawn Funeral Home, Kansas City, Mo. is in charge of arrangements...
Daniel H. Raymond (01/19/09)
Daniel H. Raymond, 51, of Denver, Colo., former Storm Lake and Cherokee resident, passed away Jan. 10, 2009 at the Hospice Center of North Iowa in Mason City, Iowa, following a battle with cancer. Funeral services were held on Jan. 15 at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis officiated. Burial was in the Afton Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Evelyn Letsche (01/15/09)
Evelyn D. Letsche, 84, died on Jan. 7, 2009, at Countryside Estates Nursing Home in Cherokee. As per Evelyn's wishes, there will be no services. Evelyn Delores Odle, the daughter of John and Elsie (Main) Odle, was born Jan. 22, 1924 in Cherokee. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister and brother-in-law, Dorinne and Bill Schleef...
Ronald G. Igou (01/13/09)
Ronald G. Igou, 71, of Cherokee, passed away on Jan. 7, 2009 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing & Rehab Center following a several month illness. Funeral services were held on Jan. 10, 2009, at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Richard Arndt officiated. There were military rites by L. A. Wescott Post #2253 of the V.F.W. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the O'Brien-Liberty Township Cemetery, rural Calumet, at a later date...
Ruby Whiting (01/13/09)
Funeral services for Ruby Whiting, 88, of Aurelia, were held on Jan. 10, 2009 at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Rev. Missy Brown officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia was in charge of the funeral arrangements. Ruby died Tuesday, Jan. 06, 2009, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee...
Ted White (01/12/09)
Theodor "Ted" White, 72, of Cherokee, died on Jan. 6, 2009, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Funeral services were held on Jan. 8, 2009 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Magrey de Vega officiating. The Cherokee VFW presented military honors at the burial in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Aurelia. Redig Funeral Home of Aurelia was in charge of funeral arrangements...
Janet (Clark) Lockwood (01/12/09)
Janet (Clark) Lockwood, 70, of Gulf Breeze, Fla. passed away on Monday, Jan. 5, 2009. A memorial service was held at the Community of Christ Church in Cherokee on January 11. Janet was born May 18, 1938 in Sioux City to Roger and Kathryn (Godfrey) Clark...
Richard L. Bittner (01/12/09)
Richard L. Bittner, 61, of Cherokee, died on Jan. 5, 2009 in the Careage Hills Nursing Home in Cherokee, following a brief battle with cancer. Funeral services were held on Jan. 8, 2009 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee.. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Janet Lurene Huber (01/12/09)
Janet Lurene Huber, 83, of Cherokee, Iowa passed away on Jan. 5, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services were held on Jan. 9. at the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Ethan D. Sayler officiating. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. On line condolences may be sent to www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Lorraine D. Galvin (01/12/09)
Lorraine D. Galvin, age 79, of Alta, died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. A memorial service was held on Jan. 2, 2009 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Interment was a private family graveside service. There was no public visitation. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Polly Vicstrum (01/08/09)
Polly Vicstrum, 89, of Cherokee, passed away on Dec. 31, 2008 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center, following a short illness. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Jan. 3, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Larry Nilson officiated. Burial was held in the Good Hope Cemetery at rural Cherokee...
Barbara Ann Campbell (01/02/09)
Barbara Ann Campbell, 80, of Cherokee, died Dec. 26, 2008 at her home, following a lengthy illness. Memorial services were held on Dec. 31, 2008 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Armand Bertrand officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee...