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Obituaries from May 2009

Ruth Helen Ballantyne (05/29/09)
Ruth Helen Ballantyne, 75, of Cherokee, died Wednesday May 27, 2009 at the St. Lukes Regional Medical Center in Sioux City after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday May 30, 2009 at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Gregg Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee, with Ruth's brother-in-law, Dennis Castle officiating...
Darlene D. Hirschman (05/29/09)
Darlene D. Hirschman, 75, of Cherokee died Thursday May 21, 2009 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee following a brief illness. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday May 23 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. ...
Ronald Neil Hartliep (05/28/09)
Ronald Neil Hartliep, 83, passed away May 22, 2009. Friends may call at the Chapel from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, at East Lawn Palms Cemetery at 5801 E. Grant Road in Tucson, Ariz. 85712. An internment service will immediately follow. He was born Feb. 11, 1936 in Spirit Lake to Neil and Frieda Hartliep, who preceded him in death...
Pauline Getchman (05/28/09)
Pauline Getchman, 87, of Apache Junction, Ariz. passed away Sunday, May 24, 2009 at the Banner Gardens Hospice House in Mesa, Ariz. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 30, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. ...
Marian Lucille (Casey) Lundqui (05/27/09)
Marian Lucille (Casey) Lundquist, 95, of Cherokee died peacefully at Countryside Estates in Cherokee on May 18, 2009. A celebration of Marian's life will be held Friday, May 29, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. ...
Elaine D. Jacobson (05/27/09)
Elaine D. Jacobson, 68, of Lincoln, Neb., passed away Sunday, May 24, 2009 in Lincoln, Neb. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 28 at 10 a.m. at the Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home at 4040 "A" St. in Lincoln, Nebr. Visitation was on Tuesday and today at the funeral home in Lincoln. Graveside services will be on Friday, May 29 at 10 a.m. at the Cedar Cemetery at Larrabee...
John Kastengren (05/27/09)
Memorial services for John Kastengren, 80, of Aurelia, will be 1p.m. Saturday, May 30, 2009, at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia with Pastor Jim Steen of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee officiating. Inurnment will be in the Good Hope Cemetery, rural Cherokee, at a later date. There will be no visitation. The Redig Funeral Home of Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Gerald L. Hahn (05/27/09)
Gerald L. Hahn, 82, of Cherokee, passed away Sunday afternoon, May 24, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. in the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Larry Nilson will officiate. ...
Francis Berry (05/27/09)
Funeral services for Francis Berry, 83, of Aurelia, will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 28 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Visitation will be today from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia...
Charles R. "Charlie" Clark (05/27/09)
Charles R. "Charlie" Clark, 59, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away unexpectedly on Friday, May 22, 2009 at Beatrice, Neb. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. today at the United Methodist Church in Le Mars. Rev. Jason Larson will officiate. Visitation was held at 2 p.m. ...
Ruth Alene Giese (05/27/09)
Services for Ruth Alene Giese, 81, of Sutherland, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Sutherland. Pastor Jud Stover officiated. Interment was held in the Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Arrangements by Warner Funeral Home in Sutherland, www.warnerfuneralhome.com. She passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee...
Victoria Alexander (05/27/09)
Victoria Alexander passed away on Sunday May 17, 2009, following a short battle with cancer. Victoria Michele "Vicki" Alexander was born March 18, 1954, in Wisconsin, where she lived with her adoptive parents Robert C. Alexander and Lorry Alexander. Robert was employed as a hospital chaplain. Vicki moved with her parents to Indianapolis, Indiana, in the 1950s and to Cherokee in 1967...
Darlene D. Hirschman (05/22/09)
Darlene D. Hirschman, 75, of Cherokee, died Thursday May 21, 2009, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand will officiate, and burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee...
Loretta Ann Negus (05/21/09)
Funeral services for Loretta Ann Negus, age 63, of Sutherland, who passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2009, at Sutherland Care Center, were held today (May 21) at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland, with the Rev. Leroy Riemer officiating. Burial will be in Waterman Cemetery.The Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home of Paullina is in charge of arrangements...
Marian Lucille (Casey) Lundquist (05/20/09)
Marian Lucille (Casey) Lundquist, 95, of Cherokee, died peacefully at Countryside Estates in Cherokee on Monday, May 18, 2009. A celebration of Marian's life will be held Friday, May 29, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. There will be a family prayer service at 10:45 a.m. at the Church on Friday. There will be no visitation. Private interment will be held at later date. On line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Keith "Pat" Ryan (05/20/09)
Keith "Pat" Ryan, 73, of Sioux City, formerly of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City, following a brief illness. Pat was born on June 1, 1935 at Anthon, to Edward P. and Ruby (Swain) Ryan. ...
Phylis D. (Goettsch) Converse (05/20/09)
Phylis D. (Goettsch) Converse, 85, of Boone formerly of Cherokee, passed away Friday morning, May 15, 2009 at the Boone County Hospital. Funeral services were held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ethan D. Sayler officiated. ...
Jean A. Smith (05/20/09)
Jean A. Smith, 87, of Cherokee and former longtime rural Holstein resident, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2009 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Quimby United Methodist Church. Pastor Richard Layman officiated. ...
Phylis D. Converse (05/18/09)
Phylis D. Converse 85,of Boone, a one-time Cherokee resident, passed away Friday, May 15, 2009 at the Boone County Hospital. Funeral services are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Ross C. Pinkerton (05/18/09)
Ross C. Pinkerton, 96, of Quimby, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2009 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 19, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. Burial will be in the Quimby Cemetery prior to the service. ...
Loraine Louise Simm (05/14/09)
Loraine Louise Simm, 98, of Cherokee, formerly of Paullina, went to be with her Lord on May 13, 2009 at Careage Hills Care Center in Cherokee with Ron, Lori and Ronda by her side. Memorial services will be held Friday, May 15, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Oakdale Evangelical Free Church, rural Meriden, with the Pastor Clint Hogrefe officiating. ...
Joann R. Bartlett (05/14/09)
Joann R. Bartlett, 63, of Cherokee, died Tuesday, May 12, 2009 in the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, following a lengthy illness. A Memorial Mass will be held Friday at 1 p.m. in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand will officiate. ...
William H. Seggerman (05/13/09)
William H. Seggerman, 81, formerly of Marcus, passed away on Nov. 2, 2008 in Marshalltown, Iowa. A Graveside Service will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Cherokee. Rev. James Gruber of Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus will officiate. ...
Wilma Sawyer (05/13/09)
Wilma Sawyer, 88, of Cherokee, died Monday May 11, 2009 from injuries sustained in a car accident in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday May 15, 2009 at the Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. ...
Jamie L. Spence (05/13/09)
Jamie L. Spence, 37, of Cherokee, died on Tuesday Feb. 10, 2009 in the Mercy Medical Center, Sioux City following a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday May 16, 2009 at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Reverend Larry Lemke will officiate. Military Honors will be provided by V.F.W. L.A. Wescott Post #2253 of Cherokee. Greenwood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Rena R. Drefke (05/13/09)
Rena R. Drefke, 92, of Spencer, formerly of Marcus, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2009 at Riverview Terrace in Spencer. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus. Rev. James Gruber officiated. Burial will follow at Marcus -- Amherst Cemetery. Visitation began at noon on Monday at the church with the family present to greet friends. Stories, memories and expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Catherine V. "Cat" Hanlon (05/13/09)
Catherine Hanlon, 104, of Cherokee, died Sunday May 10, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. A memorial mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday May 20, 2009 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand will officiate. Burial will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cherokee. There will be no visitation...
Fern M. Brandt (05/13/09)
Fern M. Brandt, 90, of Olathe, Kan. and former long time Cherokee resident, passed away Saturday morning, May 9, 2009 at Sunrise Assisted Living in Overland Park, Kan. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 15, at 11 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Aaron Filipek of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Olathe, Kan. will officiate. Burial will be in the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Marcus...
Doris Peekenschneider (05/13/09)
Funeral services for Doris Peekenschneider, 79, of Cherokee, formerly of Aurelia, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Visitation was on Monday from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia. Doris died Saturday, May 9, 2009, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee...
Robert R. "Bob" Stowater (05/13/09)
Robert R. "Bob" Stowater, 85, a former Marcus resident, passed away May 5, 2009, at his residence in Long Beach, Calif. There will be a memorial service on May 22, 2009 at Forest Lawn Mortuary in Cypress, Calif. Bob is survived by three sons and one daughter, and their families; a twin brother, Herb (Helen) of Little Falls, Minn.; a sister, Marian Schmillen of Marcus; and several nieces and nephews...
William H. Seggerman (05/11/09)
William H. Seggerman, 81, formerly of Marcus, passed away on Nov. 2, 2008 in Marshalltown. A Graveside Service will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Cherokee. Rev. James Gruber of Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus will officiate. ...
Edwin V. Maddox (05/11/09)
Edwin V. Maddox,96,beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, and great grandfather, was peacefully released to our loving God, on Jan. 14, 2009, at the age of 96. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2009, at 1:30 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa. Pastor Bruce Rapp will officiate. Burial of the remains will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park in Storm Lake. There will be no visitation. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Leota L. (Goodburn) Schindler (05/08/09)
Leota L. (Goodburn) Schindler, 87, of Camp Hill, Pa., passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2009 in Hendersonville, N.C. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 9 at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Visitation with the family present will be on Saturday from noon until service time at the funeral home. On line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Lloyd F. Gronemeyer (05/07/09)
Lloyd F. Gronemeyer, 81, of Milford, formerly of Arnolds Park, and also a former longtime Cherokee resident, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009 at his home in Milford. Memorial services will be held Saturday, May 9, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Beulah Lillefloren (05/01/09)
Beulah Lillefloren, 82, of Cherokee, died Wednesday April 29, 2009 in the Cherokee Villa in Cherokee following a lengthy illness. Memorial services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor James Steen will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date...