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Obituaries from May 2006

Dennis Mertes (05/30/06)
Dennis Mertes, 57, of Kansas City, formerly of Le Mars died Monday, May 29, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars.
Jean Thompson (05/31/06)
Jean Thompson of Le Mars died Tuesday May 30, 2006 at Le Mars Good Samaritan Village at the age of 83. Funeral Arrangements are pending with the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Ronald E. Haack (05/30/06)
Ronald E. Haack, 70, of Le Mars, today (Tuesday), May 30, 2006, at his home in Le Mars.
William Popken-Webb (05/26/06)
William Richard Popken-Webb, premature infant son of Matthew Popken and Dr. Dawn Webb made his earthly presence and went to see his heavenly Father on May 20, 2006. William was born at Sioux Valley Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 31, at Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars with Larry Adler officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time at Carlsen Funeral Home...
Lance Cpl. William Leusink (05/30/06)
MAURICE -- Lance Cpl. William J. "B.J." Leusink, 21, of Honolulu, Hawaii, formerly of Maurice, died Monday, May 22, 2006, in Haqlaniyah, Iraq. Services will be at 1 p.m. today (Tuesday) in the Sioux Center Community High School Gymnasium in Sioux Center. ...
Margaret A. Nelson (05/30/06)
Margaret A. (Clabaugh) Nelson, 64, of Westfield, died Thursday, May 25, 2006, at a Sioux City hospital following a lengthy illness. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel in Sioux City with the Rev. Laurice Streyffeler of Akron United Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Sioux City. Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. today (Tuesday), with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m...
Marvin Kots (05/25/06)
Marvin Kots, 78, of Le Mars, died Thursday, May 25, 2006, at The Abbey of Le Mars.
Helen Schuette (05/24/06)
Helen Schuette, 82, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Satuday at Christ Lutheran Church in Remsen with the Rev. Duane Miesner officiating. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Friday, with the family present 5 to 7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Kenneth C. Schlichte (05/24/06)
Kenneth C. Schlichte, 50, of Merrill, died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 23, 2006, of an apparent heart attack. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars.
MaKayla N. Bock-Huston (05/25/06)
MaKayla Neveah Bock-Huston, infant daughter of Sarah Bock and Neil Hutson, was stillborn Sunday, May 21, 2006, at a hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Grandparents of MaKayla are Gordon and Tami Bock of Le Mars, and great-grandparents are Ronald and Dorothy Bock of Le Mars...
Judith Gunter (05/24/06)
Judith Bowman White Gunter died Friday, May 19, 2006, at her home in Port Hadlock, Wash., after a brief illness. Judy was born March 31, 1934, in Akron Ohio. Her family eventually settled in Richland, Wash., where Judy graduated from high school. She later attended Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash...
Mark J. Gaul (05/24/06)
Mark John Gaul, 77, of Brandon, S.D., formerly of Granville, died Monday, May 22, 2006, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center. Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home in Sioux Falls, S.D. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Granvile. There will be a Scripture service at 7 p.m. today (Wednesday) at the funeral home...
Blanche V. Gilmore (05/24/06)
TAMPA, Fla. - Blanche V. Gilmore, 96, of Tampa, Fla., died Monday, May 22, 2006. She was born in Nebraska, lived most of her married life in Le Mars, Iowa and moved to Tampa to be near family in 1991. Her life revolved around her home and family. She was a devoted wife and loving mother to her children and grandchildren...
Anthony 'Tony' Flewelling (05/18/06)
Anthony "Tony" James Flewelling, 45, of Sioux City, and formerly of Kingsley, died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 16, 2006. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at United Methodist Church in Kingsley with the Rev. Paul Evans officiating. Burial will be in Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. today (Thursday), with the family present 7 to 8 p.m. at Rohde-Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley...
Gladys Malatek Mayrose (05/19/06)
DES MOINES -- Gladys Mayrose, 87, of Des Moines, died Saturday, May 13, 2006, at Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. Gladys married Cyril Mayrose in Iowa City in 1940. Cyril was a veteran of World War II wounded in Luxembourg. Cyril and Gladys visited Luxembourg in 1986 and Cyril was knighted as a member of the American force that liberated that country. Gladys and Cyril had celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary when Cyril died in 1991...
Rose Ann Majeres (05/17/06)
Mrs. Cyril (Rose Ann) Majeres, 86, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Oyens, with burial in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Thursday, with a parish rosary at 3 p.m. and a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m., all at the Fisch Funeral Home in Remsen...
Scott Meister (05/17/06)
Scott Meister, 45, of Kansas City, formerly of Le Mars, died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, in Kansas City.
Timothy G. O'Kane (05/17/06)
Tim O'Kane of Omaha, Neb., died suddenly Thursday, May 11, 2006, at Lakeside Hospital in Omaha at the age of 44 years, two months and nine days. Timothy Gerard O'Kane was born March 2, 1962. in Ft. Dodge, the son of Richard and Lucille (McCabe) O'Kane. He grew up in Le Mars, where he attended Gehlen Catholic Schools, graduating in 1980. Tim went on to attend Briar Cliff University and received his MBA from University of Nebraska-Omaha (UNO)...
Wayne W. Brown (05/17/06)
Wayne W. Brown, 57, of rural Akron, died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at his residence, following a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Akron...
Greta L. Eason (05/16/06)
Greta L. (De Jong) Eason, 95, of Alton, died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at Orange City Area Health Systems Long Term Care Facility. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Alton Presbyterian Church, with Ronald Brink, CLP, officiating. Burial will be prior to the service in Nassau Township Cemetery near Alton. ...
LeRoy (Blackie) Schroeder (05/11/06)
LeRoy (Blackie) Schroeder, 83, of Remsen, died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen.
Lois Beelner (05/11/06)
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- Lois (Koch) Beelner, 77, of Park Rapids, Minn., died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at Park Rapids. She was a Remsen native. Survivors include three sisters, Roma Kendal and her husband, Ed, and Arlene Wolf and her husband, Jim, all of Remsen and Esther Schlerf of Baltimore, Md...
Helen Elving (05/08/06)
Helen Adel Elving, 92, of Le Mars, formerly of the Alcester, S.D., area, died Friday, May 5, 2006, at the Good Samaritan Village (Brentwood) in Le Mars. Helen Adel Elving was born July 9, 1913, in Hawarden, the daughter of John and Mabel (Honeywell) Hodgson. She attended West Sioux High School in Hawarden. Following high school, she moved to Hot Springs, S.D., where she worked in the dining room at the veterans home...
Edna L. Bruscher (05/08/06)
Edna Lucille Bruscher, 87, of Le Mars, died Friday, May 5, 2006, at The Abbey of Le Mars. Edna Lucille Bruscher was born Nov. 20, 1918, in Johnson Township, Plymouth County, the daughter of Peter and Anna (Peterson) Johansen. She attended country school near her home. Following her education she worked as a housekeeper for neighboring families...
Mildred Schulz (05/08/06)
Mildred Schulz, 86, of Le Mars, died Friday, May 5, 2006, at Good Samaritan Village (Brentwood) in Le Mars. Mildred Louise Kruse was born May 10, 1919, on the family farm in Grant Township to Harm and Anna (Nannen) Kruse. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. Mildred attended country school near her home...
DeLoris M. Meske (05/05/06)
SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. -- DeLoris M. (Crow) Meske, 81, of South Sioux City, Neb., and a Plymouth County native, died Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at a South Sioux City nursing home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Morningside Lutheran Church in Sioux City with the Rev. ...
Helen Adel Elving (05/05/06)
Helen Adel Elving, 92, of Le Mars, formerly of the Alcester, S.D., area, died today (Friday) May 5, 2006, at the Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars. The Mauer - Johnson Funeral Home of Le Mars is assisting Helen's family with funeral arrangements.
Margaret 'Peggy' Sanow (05/02/06)
Margaret "Peggy" (Jorgensen) Sanow, 68, of Remsen, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. The former Margaret Jorgensen was born May 14, 1938, in Eagle Grove, the daughter of Donald & Phyllis B. (Nilles) Thorn. Her stepfathers were Roy Jorgensen and George P. Nilles...
Gerald Henrich (05/03/06)
Gerald Henrich, 85, of Le Mars, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Le Mars with the Rev. Kevin Richter officiating. Interment will be at 4 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Akron. Visitations will be after 4 p.m. today (Wednesday) at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars with a 7 p.m. Scriptural wake service. Visitation will continue at the church Thursday from noon until service...
Marlin W. Jenness (05/01/06)
Marlin W. Jenness, 72, of Struble, died today (Monday), May 1, 2006, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars.
Floy M. Nicks (05/02/06)
SIOUX CITY -- Floy N. Nicks, 80, of Sioux City, died Monday, May 1, 2006, in Sioux City. Floy was born June 22, 1925, in Mapleton, the daughter of Henry A. and Grace F. (Griswald) Powell. She grew up and attended school in Mapleton. After graduation, she moved to Sioux City where she attended Sioux City Business College. Floy moved to Shenandoah where she worked at Earl May Garden Center...
Rollin J. Tindall (05/01/06)
Rollin J. Tindall, 76, of rural Akron, died early Thursday, April 27, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Rollin Jay Tindall was born Jan. 29, 1930, in Akron, the son of J. Clark and Cleo (Gabel) Tindall. He was baptized into the Christian faith at the Adaville United Brethren Church. He attended the Tucker School, rural Akron, through the 8th grade and graduated from Akron High School in 1947...
Virgil L. Borchers (05/01/06)
Virgil L. Borchers, 72, of Brunsville, died Saturday, April 29, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Virgil Lee Borchers was born March 6, 1934, in Akron, the son of John "Jack" and Elsie (Klemme) Borchers. Virgil was baptized and confirmed at St. ...
Gerald Henrich (05/01/06)
Gerald Henrich, 85, of Le Mars, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars.
Wayne Allen Spies (05/01/06)
Wayne Allen Spies, 85, of Hinton, died Thursday, April 27, 2006, at Indian Hills Nursing and Rehab Center following a brief illness. Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at First United Methodist Church in Sioux City, with the Rev. Roger Madden officiating. ...
Michael Schnepf (05/04/06)
Michael Richard Schnepf, son of Matt and Angie Schnepf, died May 2, 2006 at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Although not yet born he was a beloved member of our family and a joy to his parents and his brother. Now he is in heaven where he can be held, cuddled and loved by God, but he will live on in our hearts forever...
Ervin Lassen (05/03/06)
Ervin Lassen, 86, of Le Mars, died Monday, May 1, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church with the Rev. Greg Gabriel officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Thursday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars with the family present to greet friends after 6 p.m. followed by a 7 p.m. prayer service...
Francis G. Bauler (05/04/06)
Francis Gregory Bauler, 94, of Kingsley, died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at his residence in Kingsley after a brief illness. Francis was born Dec. 22, 1911, at rural Oyens, the son of Peter and Ann (Treweiler) Bauler. He grew up in the rural Kingsley, area, attending the Union Consolidated School. On Sept. 27, 1938, he married Florence Galles at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen. They made their home in the Kingsley area until retiring in 1975, when they moved to Kingsley...
Maxine V. Kuchel (05/03/06)
Maxine Viva (Steffe) Kuchel, 91, of Kingsley, died peacefully surrounded by her family Monday, May 1, 2006, at a Sioux City hospital. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at United Methodist church in Kingsley with the Rev. Paul Evans officiating. Burial will be in Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. today (Wednesday), with the family present 6 to 8 p.m. at Rohde-Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley...
Roger L. Sieverding (05/03/06)
Roger Lee Sieverding, age 73, died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Putnum County Medical Center in Palatka, Fla. Roger Lee Sieverding was born July 11, 1932, in Le Mars, the son of Wilbur and Mary Esther (Schnepf) Sieverding. Roger graduated from St. Joseph's High School in Le Mars. He was a five-year veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of the American Legion...