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Obituaries from October 2011

Wendell P. Urban (10/27/11)
Wendell P. Urban of Cherokee, 71, passed away Saturday morning, Oct. 22, 2011 with his loving family by his side. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Claude Hogle officiated. ...
Lloyd Buss (10/26/11)
Lloyd Buss Paullina, age 91, passed away Friday, October 21, 2011 at Baum Harmon Mercy Hospital in Primghar, Iowa. Funeral services were held on Monday, October 24, 2011 at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars, with Reverend John Battern officiating, and burial followed in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Marvin G. Ruschmann (10/26/11)
Marvin G. Ruschmann of Homer,Neb.,age 93, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 at Regency Nursing Home in South Sioux City, Neb. with family by his side. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Homer. Burial will be in the Omaha Valley Cemetery near Homer. ...
Lorraine A. Warren (10/26/11)
Lorraine A. Warren of Alta, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs. A funeral service was held on Monday, October 24, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Storm Lake with the Rev Ryan Brandenberger officiating. Burial was at the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery of Storm Lake. The Nicklas D Jensen Funeral Home of Alta is in charge of arrangements...
Violet Iona Peterson (10/24/11)
Violet Iona Peterson of Alta, age 92, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011 at Countryside Estates of Cherokee. A funeral service was held on Saturday, Oct. 22 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Alta with Craig Lee officiating. Burial was at the Woodlawn Cemetery of Alta at a later date. A visitation was held on Friday from 5 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 arrangements...
Darleen D. Johnson (10/19/11)
Darleen D. Johnson, 87, of rural Quimby, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2011 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Quimby. Pastor Don Meyer officiated. Burial was at the Quimby Cemetery...
Jerry Jensen (10/17/11)
Jerry R. Jensen, 73, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Aurelia, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 at the Lakes Regional Healthcare of Spirit Lake. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Aurelia, with the Rev. Larry G. Lemke officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Visitation was from 4 to 7 p.m.on Sunday at the church. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home of Storm Lake and the Nicklas D Jensen Funeral Home of Alta are in charge of arrangements...
Michael Kohn (10/14/11)
Michael Kohn, age 57, of Yankton, S.D., passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011 at his residence in Yankton, S.D. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 17, at the Opsahl-Kostel Funeral Chapel, Yankton with Branch President Randy Campbell officiating. Burial will be at the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Yankton, S.D. Visitations will be from 6-8:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 16, with Scripture service at 7 p.m. Visitations will resume one hour prior to the service at the funeral home...
Bonnie Mae Biller (10/12/11)
Bonnie Mae Biller, 69, of Milledgeville, Ill., a native of Cherokee, died on Sept. 24, 2011. McDonald Funeral Home in Milledgeville was in charge of funeral arrangements. A memorial service was held at Milledgeville Brethren Church on Saturday Oct. 1, and Bonnie will be laid to reside beside her mother and grandmother at Good Hope Cemetery in Cherokee at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday Oct. 15...
Evelyn M. Schuster (10/12/11)
Evelyn M. Schuster, 91, of Sonora, Calif., a former Cherokee resident, died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 at Avalon Care Center in Sonora, Calif. Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville, Iowa. Funeral services will immediately follow at 3 p.m. on Monday, at St. Francis Xavier Basilica, in Dyersville, with burial in the church cemetery. Dennis Quint will officiate...
Carrie R. "Carolyn" Pingel (10/12/11)
Funeral services for Carrie R. "Carolyn" Pingel, age 89, of Primghar, who passed away on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 at the Cherokee Villa Nursing Home in Cherokee, was held 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 11, at the Grace Lutheran Church in Primghar with Trudy A. Peterson officiating...
LucilleF.Robinson (10/10/11)
LucilleF.Robinson, 79, of Meriden, passed away Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at a later date.The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements. Lucille was born on Aug. ...
Margaret Ellen McDonald (10/06/11)
Margaret Ellen McDonald, 86, formerly of Cherokee, and a current resident of Iowa City died Oct. 4, 2011 at the Solon Nursing Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 8, at the First Presbyterian Church in Iowa City with the Reverend Sam Massey officiating. ...
Dale V. Wester (10/05/11)
Dale V. Wester, 88, of Cherokee, passed away Sunday evening, Oct. 2, 2011 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 7 at 2 p.m. at the Oakdale Evangelical Free Church, rural Meriden. Pastor Clint Hogrefe will officiate. ...
Esther V. Bleakly (10/05/11)
Esther V. Bleakly, 94, longtime Cherokee, resident, passed away Friday morning, Sept. 30, 2011 in the Gordon Memorial Hospital in Gordon, Neb. Funeral services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Magrey deVega officiated. ...
Joyce A. Lockwood (10/03/11)
Joyce A. Lockwood, the daughter of Opal Sigrid Mae (Swanson) and Edward Louis Ducommun, was born November 21, 1923 in Marcus, and passed away on Sept. 10, 2011. She was a graduate of Cleghorn High School in 1941, and was a graduate of the National Business Institute in Sioux City. She worked at Cherokee State Bank until her first child was born...