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Obituaries from February 2011

Shirley (Stokes) Prunchunas (02/28/11)
Shirley (Stokes) Prunchunas of Cherokee,age 77, passed away Feb. 24, 2011, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Memorial services were held at 10:30 a.m. today at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with Rev. Magrey R. deVega officiating. Burial took place at the Holstein Cemetery in Holstein...
Fern L. Sleezer (02/24/11)
Fern L. Sleezer of Cherokee,91, passed away Monday evening, Feb. 21, 2011 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Memorial services will be on Saturday Feb. 26 at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Ethan Sayler will officiate. Burial will be at a later date...
R. Michael Diercks (02/23/11)
Robert Michael Diercks, 57, Storm Lake, died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha from complications of a stroke. A visitation was held Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at the Elks Lodge from 4-8 p.m., where Mike had served as Exalted Ruler. A memorial Mass is scheduled for noon Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake, with Rev. Jeremy Wind principal celebrant and Rev. James Smith concelebrant...
Fern L. Sleezer (02/23/11)
Fern L. Sleezer, 91, of Cherokee, passed away Monday evening, Feb. 21, 2011 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Memorial services will be on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Ethan Sayler will officiate. ...
Verna Pingel (02/23/11)
Funeral services for Verna Pingel of Cherokee, 94, formerly of Aurelia, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 22, 2011, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Redig Funeral Home of Aurelia was in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be directed to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, the Iowa Department for the Blind, or Lutheran Blind Mission...
Bernice M Brauninger (02/23/11)
Bernice M Brauninger, age 83, of Correctionville, passed away on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at the Correctionville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Correctionville. A funeral service was held on Monday, February 21,2011 at the Grace United Methodist Church in Correctionville, with the Rev. Sheryl K Ashley officiating. Burial was at the Correctionville Cemetery. The Nicklas D Jensen Funeral Home of Correctionville was in charge of the arrangements...
Earl Flanigan (02/23/11)
Earl Flanigan,Cherokee, age 95, passed away February 20, 2011 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at the Immaculate Conception Gymnasium. Father Armand Bertrand will officiate. Burial will take place at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee. The Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Alisha M. Droegmiller (02/23/11)
Alisha M. Droegmiller went home to her Lord on February 17, 2011 at the age of 32. There was a celebration on life at Summit Evangelical Free Church in Alta on Tuesday, February 22, and burial was at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Galva. Alisha was born in Ida Grove on February 14, 1979. ...
Neta M. Leonard (02/21/11)
Neta M. Leonard, age 86, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at the Cherokee Villa. Memorial graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey R. deVega officiating. The Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Montey Barnes (02/17/11)
Montey Barnes, age 78, of Flippin, Ark., passed away Feb. 13, 2011 at her residence. Funeral services will held on Thursday, Feb. 17, with Luell McCutchen officiating. Interment will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011 at Table Rock Cemetery in Culp, Ark...
Mildred Moorhead (02/17/11)
Mildred Moorhead, age 94, of Cherokee, passed away on Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at the Countryside Estates in Cherokee. There was a graveside service on Saturday, Feb. 12, at 2 p.m., at the Nassau Township Cemetery near Alton. Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. 
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Ruth M. (Ebel) Lawler (02/17/11)
Ruth M. (Ebel) Lawler was a wonderful person who assumed many roles in life: wife, mother, grandmother, nurse and friend, to name a few. She died on Feb. 12, 2011, from complications of pneumonia. Visitation is Friday, Feb. 18, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. ...
Celestine Barbara Eischen (02/16/11)
Celestine Barbara Eischen, age 95 of Cherokee, passed away Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. today at the Immaculate Conception Catholic School due to the church renovation. Father Armand Bertrand will officiate. ...
Carol L. Alesch (02/16/11)
Carol L. Alesch, 73, of Marcus, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. The Very Reverend Armand Bertrand will celebrate Mass, and burial will follow at the parish cemetery. ...
Charlotte "Lottie" Davis (02/16/11)
Charlotte "Lottie" Davis,97, of Sheldon, a former long time Cherokee resident, passed away Friday morning, February 11, 2011 at the Sanford Hospital in Sheldon. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 16th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Arlene Mann (02/16/11)
Arlene Mann, 91, of Aurelia passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2011 at the Sunset Knoll Retirement Home in Aurelia. Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 18 at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Jeff Harris will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. ...
Monica Rose (Fuller) Jensen (02/14/11)
Monica Rose (Fuller) Jensen, age 81, passed away Friday, February 4, 2011, at the Spencer Hospital. Services were held Thursday, February 10th, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Milford. Monica was born on July 24, 1929, in Cherokee County to John D. ...
Mary Ellen Fox (02/14/11)
Mary Ellen Fox, age 68, of Quimby, passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Funeral services will be Tuesday, February 15th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Quimby Baptist Church in Quimby. Dr. Robert Stout will officiate. Burial will be in the Quimby Cemetery. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Monday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
John C. Ambrose (02/14/11)
John C. Ambrose, 60, of Panama City Beach, Florida, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday morning, February 6, 2011. Family and his many friends will gather at the Chapel at the Beach, located in the Rosemary Beach Town Hall, on Saturday, February 12, 2011. ...
Mary Ellen Fox (02/11/11)
Mary Ellen Fox, age 68, of Quimby, passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Funeral services will be Tuesday, February 15th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Quimby Baptist Church in Quimby. Dr. Robert Stout will officiate. Burial will be in the Quimby Cemetery. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Monday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Betty Jean Medick (02/11/11)
Betty Jean Medick, the daughter of Henry and Caroline (Wirth) Roetman was born July 5, 1936 in Sibley, where she spent her early childhood years At age four, the family moved to Sanborn and lived on her grandfather's farm. On August 25, 1952, Betty was united in marriage to Delbert Medick, and to this union three children were born. ...
Jean M. Hein (02/10/11)
Jean M. Hein, age 93, of Bettendorf, passed away on Saturday, February 5, 2011, at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport. Services to celebrate her life will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, February 12, 2011, at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly and Jersey Ridge in Davenport. ...
Floriene Delma Sangwin (02/10/11)
Floriene Delma Sangwin of Cherokee, age 93, passed away Monday, January 31, 2011 at Careage Hills Nursing Home in Cherokee. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 12, 2011, at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church in Meriden. ...
Betty Medick (02/09/11)
Betty Medick of Cherokee, age 74, passed away Sunday, February 6, 2011 at St. Luke's Hospital in Sioux City. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m..Thursday, January 10, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Jon Riggert will officiate. ...
Emogene Clover (02/09/11)
Emogene Clover of Cherokee , age 92, passed away Sunday morning February 6, 2011 at Country Side Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 9th, at 2 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Rev. Ethan Sayler officiating. Burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee...
Alvin "Al" Bruce Williams (02/07/11)
Al Williams, age 85, of Muskogee, Okla. passed this life on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011 in Muskogee. Memorial services for were held 11a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5 at the First United Methodist Church Chapel with Pastor Rusty Williams officiating. Service and arrangements are under the direction of Shipman's Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service, 1325 No. ...
Lucille L. Borrink (02/03/11)
Lucille Borrink of Cherokee, age 90, passed away from complications of a stroke on Friday, January 28, 2011, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 4, at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Rev. Magrey deVega will officiate...
Janice Schmillen (02/02/11)
Janice Schmillen of Cherokee, age 63, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at her residence in Cherokee. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 1, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee with Pastor James Steen officiating. Burial will take placeat a later date. ...
Doreen E. Friedrichsen (02/02/11)
Doreen E Friedrichsen of Alta , age 84 , passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at the Countryside Estates of Cherokee. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday February 02, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church of Alta, with the Rev Terry W. ...
George Pingrey (02/02/11)
George Pingrey of Sac City, age 92, , passed away Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, at Loring Hospital in Sac City. Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at the United Methodist Church in Sac City, with Pastor Vicki Fisher officiating. Visitation was on Monday, Jan. ...