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Obituaries from July 2004

Myrna Riemenschneider (07/30/04)
Myrna (Sellers) Riemenschneider, 82, of Kingsley, died Wednesday, July 28, 2004, at Kingsley Nursing and Rehab Center. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Riemenschneider. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at United Methodist Church in Kingsley...
Michayla Bates (07/29/04)
Michayla Bates, 6-year-old daughter of Michael and Trinity Bates of Ireton, died Tuesday, July 27, 2004, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on Tuesday. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 31, 2004 at the Presbyterian United Church of Christ (858 Seventh Ave. ...
Thelma E. Reinholdt (07/29/04)
MARCUS -- Thelma E. (Briggs) Reinholdt, 68, of Marcus, and a Plymouth County native, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 27, 2004, in the emergency room at Sioux Valley Memorial Hospital in Cherokee. Survivors include her husband, Elmer Reinholdt. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Grace Methodist Church in Marcus...
Marvin J. Wiederholt (07/28/04)
Marvin J. Wiederholt, 71, of Cherokee, died Tuesday, July 27, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 1:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen.
Marvin Hansen (07/27/04)
Marvin Hansen, 86, of Le Mars, died Monday, July 26, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Burial will follow at St. Catherine's Cemetery in Oyens. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until service time, with the family present one hour prior to the service...
Irene Collins (07/27/04)
Irene Collins, 89, of Le Mars, died suddenly Monday, July 26, 2004, at Park Place Estates in Le Mars. Irene St. Clair Short was born Oct. 17, 1914, at Volin, S.D., the daughter of William M. and Florence (MaCabe) Short. Irene was raised by her father and grandmother in Struble. She graduated from Le Mars Central High School...
Evelyn Hansen (07/26/04)
Evelyn Hansen, 83, of Le Mars and formerly of South Sioux City, Neb., died Friday, July 23, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. The former Evelyn Josephine Fiedler was born Jan. 8, 1921, in Le Mars, the daughter of Frank and Margaret (Kintzle) Fiedler. ...
Alvin L. Watson (07/26/04)
SIOUX CITY -- Alvin L. Watson, 79, of Sioux City, died Friday, July 23, 2004, at a Sioux City hospital. Alvin L. Watson was born Oct. 14, 1924, in North Sioux City, S.D., the son of Harold and Nettie (Bosworth) Watson. He was a graduate of Central High School in Sioux City. On June 1, 1946, he married Clara L. Little in Des Moines. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the U.S. Army...
Helen A. Schulz (07/26/04)
Helen A. Schulz, 76, of Le Mars died Friday, July 23, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Helen Annie Albert was born March 27, 1928, to Clarence E. and Grace (Nanninga) Albert on the family farm in Elgin Township, Plymouth County, Iowa. ...
Scott T. Ross (07/22/04)
Scott Thomas Ross, 33, of Akron, died Tuesday, July 20, 2004, of injuries suffered in an auto accident west of Akron. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Akron-Westfield Community School auditorium.
Wanda Jeys (07/21/04)
Wanda Jeys, 88, of Le Mars, died today (Wednesday), July 21, 2004, at Brentwood Good Samaritan Center in Le Mars. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Jean M. Hawkins (07/20/04)
Jean M. Hawkins, 85, of Le Mars died Sunday, July 18, 2004, at the Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Jean Marjorie VandenBerge was born June 13, 1919, in Le Mars, the daughter of Peter and Jennie (Rietveld) VandenBerge. Jean was raised on the family farm near Carnes, and attended country school near Carnes. ...
Dee Jay Davison (07/19/04)
Dee Jay Davison, 26, of Le Mars, died Saturday, July 17, 2004, the result of an auto accident near Hinton. Dee Jay Davison was born Sept. 17, 1977, in Sioux City, the son of Dean and Bonita (Plendl) Davison. He was raised and educated in the Le Mars area and graduated from Le Mars Community High School in 1996. Following his education, he was employed with Quality Truck Wash in Le Mars and Plendl Feed Service in Kingsley. Most recently he worked at Nor-Am Cold Storage in Le Mars...
Jason Puetz (07/19/04)
Jason R. Puetz, 26, of Le Mars, was pronounced dead on arrival Saturday July 17, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, from injuries sustained in an automobile-tractor accident. Jason Robert Puetz was born Oct. 12, 1977, in Le Mars, the son of Bob and Lisa (Dreckman) Puetz. ...
Wayne D. Vande Pol (07/19/04)
HAWARDEN -- Wayne D. Vande Pol, 86, of Hawarden, died Friday, July 1, 2004, at a Sioux City hospital. Survivors include his wife, the former Mary Steenhoek. He was preceded in death by his first wife, the former Kathryn Larson. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawarden Community Church...
Jean M. Hawkins (07/19/04)
Jean M. Hawkins, 85, of Le Mars, died Sunday, July 18, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center iun Le Mars. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars.
Sally Olson (07/16/04)
Sally Olson, 56, of Le Mars, died Thursday, July 15, 2004, at her home in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Baptist Church in Le Mars. Visitation will be Sunday, beginning at 3 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars...
Raymond J. Stabe (07/16/04)
Raymond J. Stabe, 94, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, July 14, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Grace Lutheran Church in Le Mars with the Rev. Larry Fett officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Cemetery, rural Le Mars. Visitation begins after 2 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m., and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars...
Loretta M. 'Lollie' Taggart (07/19/04)
Loretta M. "Lollie" Taggart, 93, of Granville, died Sunday, July 18, 2004, at Sioux Valley Memorial Hospital in Cherokee. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Clarence "Pat" Van Bergen and Bill Taggart. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville...
Thomas V. Murphy (07/16/04)
Thomas V. Murphy, 73, of Cherokee, died Thursday, July 15, 2004, at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Thomas V. Murphy was born May 3, 1931, in Le Mars, the son of John J. and Mary (Caine) Murphy. He attended country school in Le Mars, and graduated from St. Joseph's High School (now Gehlen Catholic High School) in 1949. He served with the U.S. military during the Korean War...
Mary A. Carter (07/16/04)
SIOUX CITY -- Mary A. Carter, 5-year-old daughter of Ceasar and Ronda Carter of Sioux City, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 13, 2004, in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Central Assembly of God Church in Sioux City, with burial in Logan Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at Anderson-Perasso Funeral Home in Sioux City...
Lloyd A. Weidauer (07/15/04)
Lloyd A. Weidauer, 89, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, July 13, 2004, at his residence following a lengthy illness. Lloyd was born on the Weidauer farm in Washington Township, Plymouth County, on March 9, 1915, the son of Reinhart and Esther (Kehrberg) Weidauer. He attended grade school at Dalton (West Le Mars) and graduated from Le Mars High School...
Raymond J. Stabe (07/15/04)
Raymond J. Stabe, 94, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, July 14, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Lloyd Weidauer (07/13/04)
Lloyd Weidauer, 89, of Le Mars, died today (Tuesday), July 13, 2004, at his residence at Park Place Estates in Le Mars following a lengthy illness. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Sandra S. Hudek (07/09/04)
SIOUX CITY -- Sandra S. (Bean) Hudek, 67, of Sioux City, and an Akron native, died Monday, July 5, 2004, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha following a series of illnesses. Survivors include her husband, Daniel L. Hudek. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Morningside Lutheran Church in Sioux City...
Joseph W. Powell (07/07/04)
WAUKEE -- Joseph W. Powell, 84, of Waukee, and formerly of Le Mars, died Sunday, July 4, 2004, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Joe was born June 27, 1920, at Casey, Iowa, to Thomas and Beryl Timmons Powell. He married Maxine Little on April 25, 1943. He was a member of the Waukee United Methodist Church, and a 50-year member of the Masonic Lodge and Eastern Star...
Martha 'Pat' Gordon (07/07/04)
Martha (Pat) Young Pilkington Gordon, daughter of John and Martha Pilkington, born in Jacksonville, Fla., Feb. 11, 1926, died at home in Iowa City Friday morning, July 2, 2004. Pat received her bachelor degree in English from Centre College in Danville, Ky. ...
Donald E. Geddes (07/06/04)
Donald Edward Geddes, 85, of Hinton, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 3, 2004, at his residence. Survivors include his wife, the former Jo Anne Francis Burnnett. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today (Tuesday) at Christy-Smith Morningside Chapel in Sioux City...
Mathilda F. 'Tillie' Harrington (07/06/04)
Mathilda F. "Tillie" Harrington, 93, of Le Mars, died Sunday, July 4, 2004, at Brentwood Good Samaritan Center in Le Mars. Mathilda F. Siebens was born Nov. 24, 1910, on the family farm in Washington Township, rural Plymouth County, the daughter of Gerd and Annie (Reese) Siebens. ...
Wilton K. Shillingford (07/02/04)
Wilton K Shillingford, 12, of Dominica, West Indies, died Monday, June 26, 2004. He was riding his bike with several friends when he was struck by a truck and never regained consciousness. Wilton Shillingford was born May 5, 1992, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. His mother, Gloria Shillingford was a Dominican non-traditonal student who graduated from Westmar in 1992, and returned to Dominica. She has several years of teaching experience on the island of Dominica in the Carribean...
Willie 'Bill' E. Olson (07/02/04)
Willie "Bill" E. Olson, 81, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, June 30, 2004, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Willie "Bill" Edward Olson was born Sept. 6, 1922, in Le Mars, the son of Ole Ben and Alvina (Rothbart) Olson. Willie was raised in Seney and attended country school in Seney. ...
Eugene Vander Hamm (07/02/04)
IRETON -- Eugene Oscar Vander Hamm, 78, of Ireton, died Wednesday, June 30, 2004, at Sioux Center Hospital in Sioux Center. Survivors include his wife, the former Gertrude Hamstra. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Ireton...
Michael Steckelberg (07/01/04)
IRETON -- Michael Wayne Steckelberg, 52, of Ireton, died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at his residence. Survivors include his wife, the former Debra Caskey. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Reformed Church in Ireton.
Al F. 'Sonny' Gengler (07/01/04)
Al F. "Sonny" Gengler, 81, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at his home in Le Mars. Al F. Gengler was born June 19, 1923, at rural Oyens, the son of Mike and Elizabeth (Arens) Gengler. Al was raised in the Oyens and Remsen area and received his education at St. ...