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Helen K. Kenaley (05/22/15)
Helen K. Kenaley, 89, of Iowa City, died Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Colonial Manor Nursing Home, in Amana, after a lengthy illness. Helen was born Sept. 14, 1925, at Le Mars, the first of five children of Otto J. and Irene M. (Henrich) Kallsen. She attended country schools and graduated from Le Mars High School in 1942 with a normal training certificate and immediately began teaching in one-room country schools at the tender age of 16...
William D. 'Sonny' Neubrand (05/19/15)
William D. "Sonny" Neubrand, 75, of Le Mars, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at Floyd Valley Hospital, in Le Mars. William Dean Neubrand was the first of five children born to William J. and Madeline (Reuter) Neubrand. Bill attended school at Gehlen Catholic, graduating in 1957...
Wilma A. Treinen (05/19/15)
Wilma A. Treinen, 100, of Le Mars, formerly of rural Remsen, died Monday, May 11, 2015, at the Parkview Care Center, in Wells, Minn. Wilma was born Sept. 10, 1914, in rural Ashton, the first child of William and Amelia (Billings) Raetz. Her family moved to a Meadow Township farm northwest of Marcus in 1918...
Merlyn A. Klein (05/17/15)
Merlyn A. Klein, 83, of Le Mars, died Saturday, May 16, 2015, at Good Samaritan Society-Le Mars. Merlyn Anthony Klein was born to Theodore and Frances (Kokenge) Klein, in Granville, Aug. 13, 1931. He attended school in the same town and assisted with the farming. ...
Theresita 'Therry' Weiler (05/17/15)
Theresita "Therry" Weiler, 94, of Remsen, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at Floyd Valley Hospital, in Le Mars. Therry was born Nov. 21, 1920, at Farley, the daughter of John P. and Anna (Ruden) Theisen. She attended St. Joseph School, now Gehlen Catholic, of Le Mars, moved to Remsen with her parents in 1938...
Arthur 'Arty' Voss (05/17/15)
Arthur "Arty" Joseph Voss, 96, of Akron, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Akron Care Center, in Akron. Arthur Joseph Voss was born June 3, 1918, on the family farm near Akron, to Joseph and Frances (Krenz) Voss. He attended country school and later St. Joseph's Catholic School, in Akron. Following his schooling, he helped his family on the farm, and with his brother, Robert "Bobby" Voss, stayed there for over 63 years. In 1981, they moved to Akron but continued helping on the farm...
Leonard D. Kruse (05/17/15)
Leonard D. Kruse, 83, of Le Mars, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Leonard Dick Kruse was born on June 25, 1931, in Grant Township, Plymouth County, to Harm and Louise (Ahrendt) Kruse. He went to country school and later helped his parents on the family farm...
Elizabeth "Bettie" Beach (05/17/15)
Elizabeth "Bettie" Beach, 85, of Le Mars, passed away peacefully at her home Saturday, May 16, 2015. Elizabeth Margaret Beach was born Jan. 14, 1930, in Marcus, one of 16 children born to Cletus and Adeline (Dickson) Bohlke. She was raised in the Le Mars area and graduated from Le Mars High School in 1948...
William Neubrand (05/17/15)
William D. Neubrand, 75, of Le Mars, died Thursday, May 14, 2015 at Floyd Valley Hospital, in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church, in Le Mars. The Rev. Kevin Richter will celebrate Mass...
Leonard D. Kruse (05/14/15)
Leonard D. Kruse, 83, of Le Mars, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John's Lutheran Church, in Le Mars. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens, in Le Mars. ...
Daniel Klemme (05/14/15)
Daniel Klemme, 56, of Akron, died Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center, in Sioux City. Memorial services will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston Township, rural Akron. The Rev. Sarah Nye will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation with the family present will be after 5 p.m. today (Friday) with a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel, in Akron...
Arthur Voss (05/14/15)
Arthur Voss, 96, of Akron, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Akron Care Center, in Akron. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, in Akron. The Rev. Craig Collison will celebrate. Monsignor Richard Zenk and the Rev. ...
Paul Vander Hamm (05/12/15)
Paul Vander Hamm, 92, of Merrill, died Monday, May 11, 2015, at the Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Paul Herman Vander Hamm was born June 27, 1922, to Emil and Esther (Sloggett) Vander Hamm on the family farm, in Sioux County. He was baptized July 6, 1922, and confirmed July 14 1935. He remained faithful to the Christian faith, growing up and remaining in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod his entire life...
Wilma A. Treinen (05/12/15)
Wilma A. Treinen, 100, of Le Mars, formerly of rural Remsen, died Monday, May 11, 2015, at the Parkview Care Center, in Wells, Minn. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 23, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, in Remsen. The Rev. Pete Petersen will officiate. ...
Paul Vander Hamm (05/11/15)
Paul Vander Hamm, 92, of Merrill, died Monday, May 11, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Funeral arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home, of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Ken J. Baack (05/11/15)
Ken J. Baack Sr., 74, of Le Mars, died Monday, May 11, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Kenneth Joseph Baack was born June 21, 1940, in Remsen, to Raymond and Olivia (Wilberding) Baack. When Ken was a young child, the family moved to Le Mars. Ken attended Gehlen Catholic School, graduating in 1958...
Terry Bruce Burkett (05/11/15)
It is with sadness we announce the passing of Senior Chief Petty Officer (USN Ret.) Terry Bruce Burkett, beloved husband, father, uncle and Vietnam veteran, on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Terry was born April 26, 1946, in Le Mars, the last of eight children born to Edith Carolyn Gabel and Lowell Bruce Burkett...
Kenneth 'Ken' Lubben (05/10/15)
Kenneth "Ken" Lubben, 91, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Kenneth Edward Lubben was born May 16, 1923, in Le Mars, the son of John G. and Ethel (Missal) Lubben. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church, in Le Mars...
Lloyd Nafe (05/10/15)
Lloyd Nafe, 96, of Pierson, died Saturday, May 9, 2015, at the Kingsley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, in Kingsley. The Johnson -- Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley is assisting Lloyd's family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Keneth 'Ken' Lubben (05/07/15)
Kenneth "Ken" Lubben, 91, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. John's Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A., in Le Mars. The Rev. Dr. Jean Ziettlow will officiate. Burial ,with military honors conducted by the Wasmer American Legion Post #241, will be in Memorial Cemetery, in Le Mars. ...
Martha Sitzmann (05/07/15)
Martha Sitzmann, 92, of rural Kingsley, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Good Samaritan Society-Le Mars, in Le Mars. Martha Mary Gengler, was born Oct. 11, 1922, on the family farm near Remsen, the fifth child of Michael and Margaret (Goetzinger) Gengler. Martha attended St. Mary's Parochial School, of Remsen, all 12 years, graduating in 1940...
Jane Petersen (05/07/15)
Jane Petersen, 80, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center, in Remsen. Jane Louise Bortles was born March 27, 1935, in Sioux City, to Roy and Ida (Wingert) Bortles. She was baptized at Wesley United Methodist Church, in Sioux City, and later confirmed at Calvary Lutheran Church, in Sioux City...
Theeann C. Brzuchalski (05/07/15)
Theeann C. Brzuchalski, 75, of Granville, died Monday, May 4, 2015, at Orange City Area Health Systems, in Orange City. Theeann Clare Neuroth was born Aug. 12, 1939, in Granville, one of 16 children born to Joseph and Rose (Heitzman) Neuroth. She attended and graduated from Paullina High School...
Theeann C. Brzuchalski (05/05/15)
Theeann C. Brzuchalski, 75, of Granville, died Monday, May 4, 2015, at Orange City Area Health Systems. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Granville. The Rev. Terry Roder will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow at the parish cemetery. ...
Theeann C. Brzuchalski (05/04/15)
Theeann C. Brzuchalski, 75, of Granville, died Monday, May 4, 2015, at Orange City Area Systems, in Orange City. The Mauer -- Johnson Funeral Home, in Le Mars, is assisting Theeann's family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...