Obituaries from September 2009
Michael Ray 'Mike' Libke Sr.
Michael Ray "Mike" Libke Sr., 55, of rural Correctionville, died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009, at his home following a long illness. Services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday at First Lutheran Church in Kingsley. Burial was in Kingsley City Cemetery. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley...
Dale H. Otto
Dale H. Otto, age 70, of Storm Lake, passed away on Monday, Sept. 21, 2009 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service will be held on Friday, Sept. 25, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the Grace Lutheran Church of Storm Lake. Burial will be at the St. John's Lutheran Cemetery of Galva. A visitation will be held today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta is in charge of the arrangements...
Vernon and Edna Bindner
A Memorial Mass for Vernon H. and Edna M. Bindner will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 28, 2009 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Inurnment will follow at Holy Name Catholic Cemetery. There will be one hour of visitation at the church prior to Mass. The Earnest -- Johnson Funeral Home of Marcus is in charge of local arrangements...
Nancy Ebert, 88, Sutherland, died on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009 at the Sutherland Care Center. Services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland. Pastor LeRoy Riemer officiated. Burial was held at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland. Visitation was held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday with the family present for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m...
Leroy Neustrom Leroy Neustrom, 84, of Cherokee and Marcus, died Friday Sept. 11, 2009 in the Walnut Creek Hospital, near Valencia, Calif., following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Friday Sept. 18, 2009 at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee. ...
S. J. Brownlee
S.J. Brownlee, 82, after battling declining health in recent years, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Sept. 9, 2009, in the comforting surroundings of his Emmetsburg home, with his family at his bedside. A memorial service will be held today at 1:30 p.m. ...
Stanley C. Andreasen
Stanley C. Andreasen, 89, of Fremont, died at a Lincoln, Nebraska Care Center Wednesday night. Services were held today at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church. Rev. Lee Forman and Rev. Walter Hickman officiating. Visitation was held Sunday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Dugan Funeral Chapel with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There has been a memorial established to the First Baptist Church. Condolences may be left at www.duganchapel.com Interment will be at Memorial Cemetery...
Bernice A. Johnson
Bernice A. Johnson, 91, of Cherokee, died on Thursday Sept. 10, 2009 in the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center, following a brief illness. Services were held today at 10:30 a.m. in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Visitation was held on Sunday from noon to 8 p.m. ...
Marian M. Phipps
Marian M. Phipps, 88, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 14, at 10:30 a.m. at First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis will officiate. ...
Katherine Ehresman, age 57, of Cherokee, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2009 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake followed by a prayer service at 7 p.m. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Arlene E. Holler
Arlene E. Holler, 89, of Spencer, a former longtime Linn Grove area resident, passed away Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009 at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Funeral services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Riverside Presbyterian Church in Linn Grove. Pastor Brian Janssen officiated...
Adrian Goth, passed away on Sept. 6, 2009, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee at the age of 80. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 10, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Armand Bertrand will officiate. Burial will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee...
Robert L. Burns
Robert L. (Bob) Burns of Prescott, Ariz., passed away on Aug. 10, 2009 at the age of 83, after a long illness. A memorial service will be held on Sept. 12 at 2 p.m. at the Washta Methodist Church, followed by interment ceremony with full military honors at the Sunset View Cemetery in Washta. ...
Ronald C. "Ron" Klingbeil
Ronald C. "Ron" Klingbeil, 72, of rural Marcus, passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009 at his residence. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1 at the Cleghorn Christian Church in Cleghorn, with Robert Blair presiding. Interment was in the Grand Meadow Cemetery, rural Washta. ...