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Obituaries from April 2012

Dorothea (Dottie) June Escue (04/26/12)
Dottie Escue passed away on April 16 at home in Red Bluff, Calif. after a lengthy illness and a valiant fight. She was born on June 17, 1936 in Cherokee, to Lawrence and Lealdra Adolf. She married Albert Escue on Sept. 4, 1955 and had four children: Juanita Marie, James Brian, Nanci Anne and Bruce Craig. ...
Rollin Glawe (04/26/12)
Rollin Glawe, 45, of Le Mars passed away unexpectedly Monday, April 16, 2012 in Rochester, Minn. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars, with Pastor Mike Hulinsky of the Le Mars Bible Church officiating. ...
Doris I. Miller (04/23/12)
Doris I. Miller, 87, of Cherokee and formerly of Titonka, Iowa passed away Thursday, April 19, 2012 at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 24, at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Magrey deVega will officiate. ...
Nis Laursen Jr. (04/20/12)
Nis Laursen Jr., age 78 of Meriden, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2012, just two days prior to his 79th birthday at his residence. Memorial services are being held at 10:30 a.m. today at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Magrey deVega will officiate. ...
Cathryn A. Selk (04/19/12)
Cathryn A. Selk, 85, of Holstein, formerly of Galva, passed away Monday evening, April 16, 2012 at the Good Samaritan Society in Holstein. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. John's Lutheran Church in Galva. Pastor Paul Egger will officiate. ...
Archie Mackay, Jr. (04/19/12)
Memorial services for Archie Mackay, Jr., 84, of Alta, will be Saturday, April 21, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Alta, with Pastor Craig Lee officiating. Immediately following the memorial service there will be Masonic and Eastern Star services at the church before inurnment at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Alta. There will be no visitation. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements. A memorial fund has been established...
Dorothea (Dottie) June Escue (04/18/12)
Dottie Escue passed away on April 16 at home in Red Bluff, Calif. after a lengthy illness and a valiant fight. She was born on June 17, 1936 in Cherokee, to Lawrence and Lealdra Adolf. She married Albert Escue on Sept. 4, 1955 and had four children: Juanita Marie, James Brian, Nanci Anne and Bruce Craig. ...
Cathryn A. Selk (04/18/12)
Cathryn A. Selk of Holstein,85, formerly of Galva, passed away Monday evening, April 16, 2012 at the Good Samaritan Society in Holstein. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. John's Lutheran Church in Galva. Pastor Paul Egger will officiate. ...
Thomas W. Flannery (04/18/12)
Thomas W. Flannery, 91, of Hinton, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2012. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sioux City with R. Paul Johnston officiating. Visitation will be held today at Meyer Brother Colonial Chapel in Sioux City from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be a prayer service at 7 p.m. today with Matt Wentz officiating...
Marian Emma Gifford (04/18/12)
Marian Emma Gifford of Cherokee, age 96,passed away Friday, April 13, 2012 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Armand Bertrand will officiate. Burial will take place at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Alice Hind (04/18/12)
Alice Hind, 102, of Holland, Minnesota, passed away Monday, April 2, 2012 at Edgebrook Care Center in Edgerton, Minnesota. Funeral service were held Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Holland. Interment was in the Holland Cemetery. Hartquist Funeral Home, Pipestone Chapel was in charge of arrangements...
Marian Emma Gifford (04/16/12)
Marian Emma Gifford, age 96 of Cherokee, passed away Friday, April 13, 2012 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Armand Bertrand will officiate...
Lloyd R. Robinson (04/16/12)
Lloyd R. Robinson, 85, of Meriden, passed away Thursday morning, April 12, 2012 at his home. Graveside memorial services for Lloyd and his wife Lucille will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17, at Meriden Cemetery in Meriden. Pastor Larry Ostercamp will officiate. ...
Ramona Cunningham (04/16/12)
Ramona Cunningham, 96, Omaha, Neb., and formerly of Cherokee, passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side on Friday, April 13, 2012 in Omaha. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 17, at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee. Magrey deVega will officiate. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. today, with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday night at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee...
Lloyd R. Robinson (04/13/12)
Lloyd R. Robinson, 85, of Meriden, passed away Thursday morning, April 12, 2012 at his home. Graveside memorial services for Lloyd and his wife Lucille will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17, at Meriden Cemetery in Meriden. Pastor Larry Ostercamp will officiate. ...
Betty E. Fell (04/13/12)
Betty E. Fell, 90, of Cedar Rapids, a former longtime Quimby resident, passed away Wednesday morning, April 11, 2012 at the Heritage Nursing Home in Cedar Rapids. Funeral services will be held Monday, April 16, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. ...
Diane M. Unkrur (04/13/12)
Diane M. Unkrur (A.K.A. - Big Red), the daughter of Bernard F. Enneking and Margaret E. Dickson, was born on Aug. 2, 1942 in Marcus. She was one of seven children, and in 1960 graduated with the last class from Meriden High School. Diane worked as a nurses' aide at Sioux Valley Hospital where she met her future husband Leo "in bed" - while he was recuperating. In 1962 Diane married Leo Unkrur and together they had three sons: Paul, Pat and Pete...
Shirley A. Hilsabeck (04/11/12)
Funeral services for Shirley Hilsabeck of Aurelia, 78, will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 13, 2012, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in rural Aurelia. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 p.m to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m., at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Donald R. Kintigh (04/12/12)
Donald R. Kintigh, 71, of Meriden, passed away Monday, April 9, 2012 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 14, at 10:30 a.m. at the Meriden Evangelical Free Church. Pastor Larry Ostercamp will officiate. ...
Gloria G. Strub (04/11/12)
Gloria G. Strub, 82, of Marcus, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2011 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus. The Earnest - Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus is assisting Gloria's family with funeral arrangements. Expressions may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Carl A. Karlson (04/11/12)
Carl A. Karlson, 87, of Cherokee, passed away Thursday evening, April 5, 2012 at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. Memorial services were held on Tuesday, April 10, at 10:30 a.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen officiated. ...
Harold Brownmiller, Jr. (04/09/12)
Funeral services for Harold Brownmiller, Jr. of Aurelia, 80, were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 7, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Redig Funeral Home of Aurelia was in charge of arrangements...
Geraldine L. Williams (04/06/12)
Geraldine L. Williams, 72, of Cherokee, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2012 at her home in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Jeff Harris will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. ...
Richard "Dick" Fraser Morris (04/04/12)
Richard "Dick" Fraser Morris, 67, of Chippewa Falls, town of Lafayette, Wisc., died Sunday, April 1, 2012 at home. A visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m., Saturday, April 7 at Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel in Chippewa Falls. Following the visitation, family and friends are invited to a luncheon reception at High Shores Supper Club on Lake Wissota. At Dick's request, a private family service will be held...
Egon L. Hanson (04/04/12)
Egon L. Hanson of Cherokee,83, passed away Sunday morning, April 1, 2012 in the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services were held today at 11 a.m. at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee with Pastor Jim Steen officiating. There was a family prayer service at 10:45 a.m. at the church today. It was Egon's wishes to be cremated. There was no visitation. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Kenneth M. Stellish (04/02/12)
Kenneth M. Stellish of rural Aurelia passed away at the age of 64 Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Saturday, March 31st, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, with Rev. Magrey de Vega officiating. Burial was at Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Aurelia. Boothby Funeral Home of Cherokee was in charge of funeral arrangements, and on line condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...