Obituaries from December 2012
Delores Ann Short
Delores Ann Short of Cherokee passed away at her residence Wednesday morning December 26, 2012 at the age of 75. Private family visitation and sharing of memories will be held at the Boothby Funeral Home from 9:30 - 11 a.m. on Saturday December 29th. ...
Harold Raymond Ferrin
Harold Raymond Ferrin, age 77 of Cherokee, passed Monday, December 24, 2012 at his residence surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis will officiate. ...
Dorothy Cecelia Stiles
Dorothy Cecelia Stiles, 95, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at Countryside Estates in Cherokee. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 29, at 2 p.m. at Memorial Presbyterian Church in Cherokee. Magrey deVega will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. There will be a family prayer service at 1:45 p.m. at the church on Saturday. Friends may call at the Boothby Funeral Home from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. today...
Harold Raymond Ferrin
Harold Raymond Ferrin of Cherokee, age 77 , passed away Monday, December 24, 2012 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee. Pastor Tom Lewis will officiate. ...
Delores Ann Short
Delores Ann Short, 75, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday morning, December 26, 2012 at her residence in Cherokee.
Funeral arrangements are pending at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Donna Faye Kelley
Donna Faye Kelley, age 83, of rural Peterson, passed away peacefully, Monday, December 17, 2012. The family has planned a private service. Donations can be made to Hope Harbor of Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, Storm Lake. Donna Faye (Powell) was born in Cherokee, on December 8, 1929 to Earl and Beulah (Krout) Powell where she grew up with her two sisters, Bonnie Lou (Kurhts) and Beverly (Nan) (Kintigh). ...
Marie Lillian Stines
Marie Lillian Stines, age 75, of Holstein, passed away on Friday, December 14, 2012 at her residence of Holstein after a long battle with cancer. A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at the Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Holstein, with the Fr. ...
Dwayne Frederick Stoos, 68, of Muscatine, died on Friday, December 14, 2012, at his home. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 in Muscatine. The Reverend Jason Crossen of the St. Mary and Mathias Parish will officiate. Casket bearers will be Neil Hynick, James Walters, Scot Bokhoven, Gene Waters, Melvin McMains, and Kory Schreiner. Burial will take place in St. Mary's Cemetery. A funeral luncheon will be held at Gannon Hall following the committal service...
Marian Tallman, age 98 of Storm Lake,formerly of Cherokee, passed away Friday, December 14, 2012, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral arrangements are currently pending at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Barb Joan Blaise
Barb Joan Blaise, 55, of Estherville formerly of Cherokee passed away on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Avera Holy Family Hospital in Estherville. Funeral service are being held today at 11 a.m. at Crossroads Community Church in Estherville. Marcia McKeever will be officiating along with Sister Patrick Murphy co-officiating. Henry-Olson Funeral of Estherville is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.henryolsonfuneral.com...
Edna V. Quigley
Edna V. Quigley, 100, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 at Sunset Knoll Retirement Home in Aurelia. Graveside services will be held Friday, December 14, at 2 p.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Visitation will be from noon until service time on Friday at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Online condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
John V. Anderson
John V. Anderson, age 100, of Dunnell, Minn., passed away Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Sanford Medical Center in Jackson, Minn. Funeral services are being held today at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Dunnell, Minn., with burial in First Lutheran Cemetery, rural Trimont, Minn. Visitation was from 5 p.m. to 7:0 p.m. on Tuesday at the Kramer Family Funeral Home in Sherburn, Minn...
Gary R. Herrmann
Gary Randall Herrmann, 80, retired dairy farmer and resident of the Cross Bridges Community near Columbia, Tenn., died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at Williamson Medical Center. Funeral services were conducted Saturday at 2 p.m.. at Oakes & Nichols. Burial followed in Polk Memorial Gardens in Maury County, Tenn. Condolences may be offered online at www.oakesandnichols.com...
Eva H. (Benna) Richard
Eva H. (Benna) Richard, age 96, of Alta, formerly of Storm Lake, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at WEL-Life Assisted Living of Alta. A funeral service were held on Monday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. at the St. Mark Lutheran Church of Storm Lake with the David Halaas officiating. ...
Eleanor E. Allison
Eleanor E. Allison, 98, of Cherokee, passed away Monday, December 10, 2012 at Good Samaritan Center in Holstein. Funeral services were held today at 11 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Ethan Sayler officiated. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Visitation with the family present was also held today from 9 a.m. until service time. Online condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com...
Lillian Darleen Pettengill
Lillian Darleen Pettengill went to be with the Lord at 5 a.m., on Dec. 7, 2012 at Morningside Rehab and Care Center in Ida Grove after a long struggle with diabetes. Both hers and her husband's ashes will be buried in the Ida Grove Cemetery today at 1 p.m. followed by a "Celebration of Life" worship service at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Ida Grove at 1:30 p.m., followed by a time of fellowship in the church fellowship hall. There was no separate visitation time...
Shirley A. Lifschitz
Shirley A. Buehler Lifshitz, daughter of Emmett William and Dorothy C. (Raasch) Buehler, passed away on December 5, 2012, in Voorhees, N.J. at the age 71. Shirley was born on Nov. 18, 1941 in Sac City, and spent her childhood on a farm north of Odebolt...
Merle B. Anderson
Funeral services for Merle B. Anderson, 90, of Cherokee, formerly of Aurelia, will be 10:30 A.M. Saturday, December 8, 2012, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee with Pastor Kathy Wicks officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Visitation will be Friday from 2:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M., with the family present from 5:00 to 7:00, at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established...
Mary Anderson, age 75 of Cherokee, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee due to complications from pneumonia. There will be no services or visitation. Burial will be at the Lebanon Cemetery in Lebanon, S.D. The Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.greenwoodfuneral.com...
Jim Smith, age 55 of Correctionville, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2012 from injuries sustained in an airplane accident near Correctionville. Funeral services wer held at 10:30 a.m. today at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee. Pastor Kathy Wicks will officiate. Burial will be at Sunset View Cemetery in Washta...
Waldene A Lundell
Waldene A Lundell, 91, of Cherokee, a much loved mother and grandmother, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at Careage Hills Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, Dec. 7, at 11 a.m. at the Oakdale Evangelical Free Church, rural Meriden. ...
Donald George Campbell
Donald George Campbell of Cherokee,age 85, passed away Saturday, Dec. 01, 2012 at the Sunset Knoll Nursing Home in Aurelia. Memorial services are being held at 10 a.m. today at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Father Dan Guenther will officiate. ...
Francis "Red" Brownmiller
Memorial services for Francis "Red" Brownmiller, 77, of Aurelia, will be held at the First Congregational Church in Aurelia, on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at 10:30 a.m., with Pastor Bruce Rapp officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia...