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Obituaries from November 2009

Earl Jacobson (11/27/09)
Earl Jacobson , 85, of Larrabee, Iowa passed away Thursday, November 26, 2009 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.. Funeral services will be held Monday, November 30th, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee, Iowa. ...
Delores M. Gerstandt (11/27/09)
Merritt L. Jenness (11/25/09)
Merritt L. Jenness, 84, of Marcus, passed away Monday, Nov. 23, 2009 at his home in Marcus. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Darrell Webb will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee...
Mary E. Johnson (11/25/09)
Mary E. Johnson, age 97, of Cherokee and formerly of Aurelia, passed away Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 at Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center, in Cherokee. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Richard Arndt officiated. ...
Betty (Reznikov) Tymeson (11/23/09)
Betty (Reznikov) Tymeson, 83, of Alta, and formerly of Cherokee, passed away Nov. 18, 2009, at Sunset Knoll in Aurelia following a lengthy illness. Memorial graveside services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Dorothy M. Heath (11/20/09)
Dorothy M. Heath, age 96, of Storm Lake, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial service was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. Inurnment was in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. There was no visitation. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements. Those wishing to send on-line condolences may do so via www.fratzkejensen.com...
Elena Mathahs (11/20/09)
Elena Mathahs, age 3, of Thompson, died on Tuesday at Mercy Medical Center of North Iowa in Mason City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Bethany Lutheran Church in Thompson with Reverend Mark Decker officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Thompson...
Betty Lou Massmann (11/18/09)
Betty Lou Massmann, 82, of Calumet, passed away Nov. 15, 2009, at Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center in Cherokee. Funeral services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Gregg Johnson officiated. Burial was in the Primghar Cemetery in Primghar. ...
Reginald "Reg" Patrick (11/18/09)
Reginald "Reg" Patrick, 84, of Los Molinos, Calif., passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009. Reg was born on Aug. 17, 1925 in Meriden and graduated form Meriden High School. He was a long time resident of Los Molinos, Calif. and farmed in Los Molinos. Reg also served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII...
Mike Crapser (11/18/09)
Frank M. "Mike" Crapser, 69, of Ottumwa, died Oct. 20, 2009, at Hospice House in Ottumwa. He was born Nov. 29, 1939, in Buena Vista County to Frank V. and Lois Nelson Crapser. Mike married Nancy Bishop on Dec. 21, 1986. A graduate of Aurelia High School, he was employed as an over-the-road trucker, retiring in 2006 from R. H. Hammer. Mike was an avid NASCAR fan...
Charles E. Van Cleave (11/18/09)
Charles E. Van Cleave, age 69, passed away on Nov. 15, 2009. A memorial service was held today at 10:30 a.m. at Thanksgiving Lutheran Church in Bellevue, Neb. Memorials may be directed to Thanksgiving Lutheran Church. Charles was born on March 31, 1940, and served 18 years in the National Guard and three years active duty in the US Army. He owned Chuck's Appliance and RV Repair in Cherokee, and was preceded in death by his parents, Wilber and Genieva Van Cleave and a grandson, Doug Harlow...
Gus Ohlson (11/18/09)
Gus Wilcox Ohlson, 83, of Forsyth, Mo. passed away on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009 at the Skaggs Reg. Medical Center in Branson, Mo. Memorial services are pending for December, with interment at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery. Cremation will be under the direction of the Forsyth Whelche Funeral Chapel. For more service information, see www.whelchelfuneral.com...
Dorothy Gano Steenblock (11/13/09)
Dorothy Gano Steenblock, age 83, of Kanawha, IA, died, Monday, November 9, 2009 at the Belmond Medical Center, Belmond, Iowa. Visitation will be the Kanawha United Methodist Church, Friday, November 13, 2009, from 6-8 PM with a public service to be held Saturday, November 14, 2009, at 10:30 AM at the Kanawha United Methodist Church. ...
Diane Swisher (11/13/09)
Diane Swisher, 63, of Huron, S.D. died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009 at Huron Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Huron, S.D. with Rev. Leonard Kayser and Rev. Steven Brandsrud officiating...
James Anthony Schallau (11/13/09)
James Anthony Schallau, age 71, of Cherokee, entered peacefully into the arms of the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be held Sunday, Nov. 15 with family present from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Greenwood Funeral Home. ...
Marjorie J. Pritts (11/13/09)
Marjorie J. Pritts, 84, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009 in the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 14, at 10 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate. ...
Laurence E. Ehrich (11/12/09)
Laurence E. Ehrich, 88 of Evening Shade, Ark. , a former Cherokee resident, passed away Saturday Oct 3, 2009 at his home in Evening Shade. Memorial services will be held Friday, November 13th, at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ray Kruger will officiate. Burial will be at the Prairie View Cemetery at Paullina.There will military rites by L. A. Wescott Post #2253 of the V.F.W. at the funeral home on Friday...
Floyd L. Nelson (11/11/09)
Floyd L. Nelson, 90, passed away on Oct. 30, 2009 in Florida. Floyd was born to N.K. and Agnes Nelson on October 4, 1919 and grew up on a farm north of Alta with his parents, two sisters, Ruth and Bernadine, and two brothers, Woodrow and Alvin. During high school at Highview School, north of Alta, he excelled in track and basketball. ...
Evart "Tony" Fulton Peterson (11/11/09)
Evart "Tony" Fulton Peterson, 77, of Cherokee, died Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Graveside memorial services were held at 9 a.m. on Monday, at the Oak Hill Cemetery, Cherokee. Pastor Ethan Sayler officiated. Burial was in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. There was no visitation. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Jean E. Peterson (11/06/09)
Jean E. Peterson, 88, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday evening, Nov. 3 in the Careage Hills. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 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 at rural Cherokee. ...
Jean E. Peterson (11/05/09)
Jean E. Peterson, 88, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Tuesday evening, Nov. 3, 2009 at Careage Hills. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ray Kruger will officiate, and burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery in rural Cherokee. ...
M. Louise Droegmiller (11/04/09)
M. Louise Droegmiller, 83, of Strawberry Point, formerly of Cushing, passed away Sunday Nov. 1, 2009 at St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, of a sudden illness. Funeral services for Louise will be held on Thursday, Nov. 5 at the First United Methodist Church in Cushing at 10:30 a.m. ...
Arlene J. Pinkerton (11/04/09)
Arlene J. Pinkerton, 90, of Cherokee, formerly of Quimby, passed away Friday morning, Oct. 30, 2009 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held today at 11 a.m. at the St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Burial was at 9:30 a.m. ...
Nancy Jo (Ganger) Farrington (11/04/09)
Nancy Jo (Ganger) Farrington, 62, of Sioux City and Cherokee, originally from Peterson, passed away Sunday morning, Nov. 1, 2009 in the St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Nov. 6, at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Arlene J. Pinkerton (11/02/09)
Arlene J. Pinkerton, 90, of Cherokee, formerly of Quimby, passed away Friday morning, Oct. 30, 2009 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 4, at 11 a.m. at the St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. ...