Rosalene Kessenich, 79, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, at Plymouth Manor Care Center, in Le Mars. The Mauer -- Johnson Funeral Home, in Le Mars, is assisting Rosalene's family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Lorene Wruck, 70, of Le Mars, died Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center, in Sioux City, following a courageous year and half battle with cancer. Lorene Mary Campbell was born Feb. 7, 1945 in Akron, the daughter of Donald and Sibyl (Agnes) Campbell. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Patrick Catholic Church, in Akron. She graduated from Akron High School in the class of 1962...
Stanley O. Nervig
Stanley O. Nervig, 85, of Marcus, died Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, at Heartland Care Center, in Marcus. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at Grace United Methodist Church, in Marcus. The Rev. Ron Rice will officiate. Burial will follow at Marcus Amherst Cemetery. ...
Cheri (Nemmers) Jolin, 60, of Parker, Colorado, formerly Le Mars, was welcomed into the Kingdom of Heaven on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident, in Colorado. Cheri was born April 22, 1955, in Le Mars. Cheri was active in a Christian Women's Group and many AA programs in the community. She was saved 10 years ago and dedicated her remaining life to loving God, her children and grandchildren...
Margaret L. Day
Margaret L. Day, 94, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, at The Abbey of Le Mars. The Mauer -- Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Margaret's family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Douglas L. James
Douglas L. James, 53, of Granville, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident near Granville. Douglas Leslie James was born Dec. 6, 1961, in Sioux City, to Russell and Marjorie (Petersen) James. When he was 5 years old, the family moved to Merrill. He attended elementary school in Merrill and middle and high school in Le Mars...
Douglas L. James
Douglas L. James, 53, of Granville, died from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, near Granville. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 1 p.m. Monday, at the Carlsen Funeral Home, in Le Mars, with the Rev. Terry Roder officiating. Visitation with the family present will be after 11 a.m. Monday until service time...
Charleen Ruhland, 70, of Remsen, died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, surrounded by her family at the Happy Siesta Health Care Center, in Remsen. Charleen was born Sept. 8, 1945, at Le Mars, the daughter of Charles and Molly (Rann) Barthole. She was raised in Remsen and graduated from Remsen St. Mary's in 1963...
Norman E. Braune
Norman E. Braune, 90, of Sarasota, Florida, Manatee County, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, at Tidewell Hospice, in Bradenton, Florida, after a brief illness with cancer. Norman was born in Le Mars on Dec. 16, 1924, to Elmer and Anna (Kammeier) Braune...
Jon K. Holtz
Jon K. Holtz, 63, of Merrill, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, at his home. Jon Kendall Holtz was born June 23, 1952, in Sioux City, to Arthur and Fayth (Norton) Holtz. Jon was raised in Merrill and graduated from Le Mars Community High School in 1971. Following high school, Jon attended Iowa Lakes Community College, in Estherville...
Jon K. Holtz
Jon K. Holtz, 63, of Merrill, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 21, 2015, at his home.
Arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home, of Le Mars.
Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.
Lori Johnson, 55, of Le Mars, died unexpectedly Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, in Le Mars. Lori Lynn McClintock was born Nov. 21, 1959, to Thomas and Bernice (Plueger) McClintock. Lori graduated from high school in 1978 in Dunlap. She excelled in art, which led to a scholarship at Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville...
Eugene L. Woolworth
Eugene L. Woolworth, 82, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at his home, in Le Mars. Eugene Lavern Woolworth was born Jan. 25, 1933, at James, the son of Roy Claire and Mary Cecelia (McNaughton) Woolworth. He received his education at Hinton. Following school, Eugene assisted his family with farming...
Audrey M. Heidesch
Audrey M. Heidesch, 88, of Remsen, died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at Floyd Valley Hospital, in Le Mars. Audrey was born to Louis and Marie (Levermann) Goebel April 2, 1927. She was raised in Alton and graduated from St. Mary's Catholic High School in 1944...
Eugene L. Woolworth
Eugene L. Woolworth, 82, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at his home, in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at All Saints Catholic Parish - St. James Church, in Le Mars. The Rev. Kevin Richter will celebrate Mass. ...
Lori Johnson, 55, of Le Mars, died unexpectedly Friday, September 18, 2015, in Le Mars. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Carlsen Funeral Home, in Le Mars, with the Rev. David Szostek with the Third St. Church of Christ officiating. Inurnment will be at Christ Lutheran Cemetery, Grant Township, rural Le Mars...
Robin 'Bobbi' Sturges
Robin "Bobbi" Sturges, 54, of St. Joseph, Missouri, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, at her home. She was born Jan. 28, 1961, in Le Mars. Bobbi married Charles William Sturges on Dec. 22, 1978. He survives of the home. She was a graduate of Le Mars Community High School Class of 1979 and was known for crocheting afghans and sewing...
Donald E. Hurlbut
Donald E. Hurlbut, 77, of Le Mars, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at Unity Point-St. Luke's Regional Medical Center, in Sioux City. Donald Everett Hurlbut was born on Sept. 6, 1938, in Sioux City, to Ralph and Lela (Anderson) Hurlbut. He attended school in Sioux City and, during his last year of high school, he moved to Bronson, where he graduated in 1956. Following graduation, Don took a position with Concrete Pipe, in Sioux City...
Paul Langel, 57, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at his home near Le Mars following a courageous battle with cancer. Paul Kerri Langel was born Jan. 17, 1958, in Le Mars, the son of Marvin and Joyce (Schmidt) Langel. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Le Mars. He attended school in Le Mars and graduated from Gehlen Catholic High School in 1977...
Bette Waite, 87, of Le Mars, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, at Floyd Valley Hospital, in Le Mars. Bette Weimer was born Sept. 22, 1927, at Marcus to Roy and Blanche (Woodall) Weimer. She attended school in Milbank, South Dakota, Hartley and Spencer and graduated from Storm Lake High School. She furthered her education at a business school, in Sioux City...
Don Hurlbut, 77, of Le Mars, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at Unity Point Health-St. Luke's, in Sioux City. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home, in Le Mars, is assisting his family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Bette Waite, 87, of Le Mars, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, at Floyd Valley Hospital, in Le Mars. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Presbyterian United Church of Christ, in Le Mars, with the Rev. Jan Christensen officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Cemetery, in Le Mars. ...
Nancy Rolfes, 75, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015, at her residence, in Le Mars. Nancy Dee Collins was born Feb. 2, 1940, to Wayne and Faye (Nash) Collins, in Le Mars. Nancy was raised and attended school, in Le Mars. She was married to Frances Rolfes on June 26, 1956, in Elk Point, South Dakota. They made their home in the Le Mars and Merrill area with their 11 children. Nancy was a homemaker for her family for many years...
Eldon L. Barnes
Eldon L. Barnes, of Sioux City, passed from this earth on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015. Eldon was born on June 7, 1933, the son of R.C. and Vera (Tackett) Barnes. He grew up with five sisters, Leanna, Carlotta (deceased), Eleanor, Becky and Elaine, and two brothers, Kenneth (deceased) and Gerald...
Charles S. Krekow
Charles S. Krekow, 91, of Marcus, died Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, at Heartland Care Center, in Marcus. Charles Scott Krekow was born in Le Mars, to Albert and Elma (Scott) Krekow on Aug. 14, 1924. He was raised on the family farm south of Marcus, where he attended Amherst No. 9 country school. After a year of confirmation instruction at Trinity Lutheran Church, he attended Marcus High School where he graduated in 1943. After graduation, he farmed with his father...