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Obituaries from August 2007

Jeanette M. De Jong (08/31/07)
Mrs. Jeanette De Jong, 90, of Orange City, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at the Orange City Area Health System Long Term Care Facility. Jeanette was born May 31, 1917, at Sioux Center, the daughter of Jacob and Fannie (Schutt) Den Herder. She was raised at Maurice, where she graduated from high school. She also attended Northwestern College in Orange City...
Thomas F. Gaul (08/22/07)
Thomas F. "Tom" Gaul, 70, of Le Mars, died Monday Aug. 20, 2007 at Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars (Brentwood), after a lengthy illness. Thomas Frank Gaul was born May 29, 1937, at Granville, the son of Fred and Josephine (Kolbeck) Gaul. He moved with his family as a young boy to a farm near Ashton. ...
Tom Gaul (08/21/07)
Thomas "Tom" Gaul, 70, of Le Mars, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2007, at Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars (Brentwood). Funeral arrangements are pending with the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Edwin Henrich (08/20/07)
Edwin Henrich, 93, of Le Mars, died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007 at the Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen. Edwin F. Henrich was born Jan. 11, 1914, at Le Mars, the son of Martin and Katie (Konrady) Henrich. He was raised on the family farm three miles northwest of Le Mars. He attended St. Joseph's School in Le Mars. At the age of 16, his father died, and Edwin took over the responsibilities of the family farm...
Onno Jellema (08/20/07)
Onno Jellema, age 85, of Alton, died Thursday, Aug.16, 2007, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Onno was born on July 24, 1922, in Chicago, Ill., the son of John and Agnes (De Jong) Jellema. When he was a young child, his family moved to Orange City, where he attended the Christian School...
Lorna Woodbridge (08/20/07)
PIERSON -- Lorna Woodbridge, 81, of Sioux City, formerly of Pierson, died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007, at her home in Sioux City following a brief illness. Lorna was born Dec. 1, 1925, in Westmoreland, Kan., the daughter of Roy and Mabel (Clark) Cornelius. ...
Edwin Henrich (08/17/07)
Edwin Henrich, 93, of Le Mars, died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007, at the Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars.
Don WIllis (08/17/07)
Don Willis, 61, of Spirit Lake, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007, following an auto accident near Spencer. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Eugene Murray and Father James Smith will officiate. ...
Tammy Sue Calkins (08/16/07)
Tammy Sue Calkins, 37, of Akron, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2007, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Tammy Sue Calkins was born Jan. 4, 1970, in Le Mars, the daughter of Jack and Evelyn (Bennett) Calkins. Tammy was baptized into the Catholic faith. Tammy attended elementary school in Westfield and later in Sioux City. ...
Macie Kate Majeres (08/16/07)
Macie Kate Majeres, 6-month-old dughter of John and Katie Majeres of Remsen, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007, at her home. Macie Kate Majeres was born Feb. 15, 2007, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, the daughter of John and Katie (Sitzmann) Majeres. ...
Robert 'Bob' Prine (08/16/07)
Robert "Bob" Prine, 84, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2007, at the Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars. Robert Prine was born April 6, 1923, in Greenfield, Iowa, the son of Leonard "Pete Prine and Mable (Sheldon) Prine. Mable later married John Ray Alley. ...
Tammy Sue Calkins (08/15/07)
Tammy Sue Calkins, 37, of Akron, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2007, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Carlsen Funeral Home-Schroeder Chapel in Akron, with the Rev. Steve Jewett officiating. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Le Mars. Visitations will be after 5 p.m. Friday at the Carlsen Funeral Home-Schroeder Chapel in Akron...
Tamara Meylor Mansfield (08/15/07)
Tamara Meylor Mansfield, 16, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars, with the Rev. James Tigges as the main celebrant. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars...
Dale M. 'Odie' Nielsen (08/15/07)
Dale M. "Odie" Nielsen, 80, of Sioux City, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2007, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Dale M. "Odie" Nielsen was born March 16, 1927, at Winside, Neb., to Carl and Ann (Miller) Nielsen. The family moved to Merrill and later to Le Mars, when Dale was a small child. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church in Merrill. He attended elementary and high school in Le Mars...
Fern Nielson (08/15/07)
LAKE NORDON, S.D. - Fern Nielson, 78, of Lake Norden, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007, as the result of an automobile accident near Merrill. Funeral services were at 10 a.m. today (Wednesday) at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Lake Norden. Visitation Tuesday at Geise Funeral Chapel in Lake Norden, S.D...
Robert 'Bob' Prine (08/15/07)
Robert "Bob" Prine, 84, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2007, at the Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
William E. Jackes (08/14/07)
William Edward Jackes, 92, of Fort Pierce, Fla., beloved Christian, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007. surrounded by his family. William was born Oct. 3, 1914, in Avery, Iowa, the son of William and Gertrude Foster Jackes. ...
Tamara Meylor Mansfield (08/14/07)
Tamara Meylor Mansfield, 16, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Tamara was born July 1, 1991, in Sioux City, a twin daughter of David and Patricia (Meylor) Mansfield. ...
Dale Nielsen (08/14/07)
Dale Nielsen, 80, of Sioux City, died Tuesday, Aug.14, 2007, at a McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Catherine Herbst Rosenow (08/14/07)
Catherine Herbst Rosenow, 87, of Merrill, died Aug. 12, 2007, at Mercy Medical Center, in Sioux City. Catherine H. Mulder was born March 8, 1920, on the family farm south west of Merrill, to Peter and Margarethe (Petersen) Mulder. She was baptized Sept. 3, 1921, and confirmed May 5, 1935, at St. John Lutheran Church, Merrill. She attended country school and Merrill High School...
Catherine Herbst Rosenow (08/13/07)
Catherine Herbst Rosenow, 87, of Merrill, died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2007, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Services are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Jonathan J. Van Voorst (08/13/07)
Jonathan James Van Voorst, infant son of James and Brandi Van Voorst of Le Mars, died shortly after he was born Friday, Aug. 10, 2007, in Sioux city. A private family service has been held. Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel was in charge of arrangements...
Tamara M. Mansfield (08/13/07)
Tamara M. Mansfield, 16, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007, from injuries sustained in an an automobile accident. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars with the Rev. James Tigges officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars...
Ronald H. Wells (08/13/07)
Ronald H. Wells, 71, of Des Moines, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2007, at Beaverdale Estates. Ron was born Jan. 25, 1936, in Le Mars, the son of Harold and Bernadette (Kappas) Wells. He graduated from Gehlen High School were he was an outstanding athlete in football and track. He attended Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Ron worked for Gunnite Company in Des Moines, and for Chrysler in Belvidere, Ill...
Larry E. Keith (08/09/07)
Larry Eugene Keith, 60, of rural Maurice, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2007, in a truck-train accident near Spencer. There will be a memorial service at 3 p.m. today (Thursday) at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. The Rev. Dr. Perry De Groot will officiate. Interment will follow at the Sherman Township Cemetery, near Maurice...
Dennis Lammers (08/09/07)
Dennis Lammers, age 57, of rural Alton, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2007, at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Lincoln, Neb., as a result of injuries received in an explosion in Sioux Center last week. There will be a funeral service at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Alton Reformed Church. ...
Florence S. Paulsen (08/08/07)
Florence S. Paulsen, 90, of Granville, died Monday, Aug. 6, 2007, at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville with the Rev. Richard Ball officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Granville...
Shane A. Pawlowski (08/07/07)
Shane Allen Pawlowski, 24, of Lincoln, Neb., died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007, at the Sportsman Club after he accidentally drowned while on a fishing trip. Shane was born April 25, 1983, to Wesley and Kathleen (Dampier) Pawlowski in Independence, Mo. He received his education in Blue Hill, Mo., and graduated from Blue Hill High School in 2001. He attended Central Community College for a year before he enlisted in the United States Army on March 6, 2003 and served a tour of duty in Iraq...
Robert "Bob" Lanning (08/06/07)
Robert D. "Bob" Lanning, 74, of Akron, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City after a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church in Akron. Pastor Damon Green will officiate. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitations will be after 3 p.m. Tuesday with the family present after 6 p.m., and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel in Akron...
Alvin A. Searls (08/06/07)
Alvin A. Searls, 86, of Akron, Iowa, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2007, at Hillcrest Health Care in Hawarden. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. The Rev. Dawn Quame will officiate. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 4: p.m. Tuesday, with the family present after 5 p.m., and a prayer service at 6 p.m., all at the church. The Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel in Akron is in charge of arrangements...
Jerry C. Treinen (08/06/07)
Jerry C. Treinen, 76, of Remsen, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend, died at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, Aug. 3, 2007, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Jerry C. Trenine was born Feb. 16, 1931, at Le Mars, the son of Charles and Anna (Kemp) Treinen. ...
Edward Steele (08/03/07)
Edward Eugene (Sullivan) Steele, 57, died May 4, 2007, in Edmonds, Wash. Edward was born Sept. 24, 1949, in Sioux City. He was adopted by Floyd and Lorraine (Stoeber) Sullivan, and after Floyd's death, he was adopted by Leon Steele. Edward lived in Le Mars until the age of 7, moving to Iowa City and graduating from Regina High School in Iowa City. He served with the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Following his discharge, he relocated to Washington state...
Norman Treinen (08/03/07)
Norman Treinen, 89, of Remsen, died Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, at The Marian Home in Fort Dodge. Norman Treinen was born Feb. 13, 1918, in rural Remsen, the son of Nicholas and Anna (Wenner) Treinen, and was raised on a farm northeast of Remsen. He received his education at St. Mary's Catholic School in Remsen, from which he graduated in 1935. He was then engaged in farming with his father...
Harvey Prieksat (08/01/07)
Harvey H. Prieksat, 86, of Le Mars, died Tuesday July 31, 2007, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Harvey Hans Prieksat was born April 30, 1921, to Karl and Dora (Moeller) Prieksat at Rock Valley.  He was raised and worked on farms in the Inwood and Rock Valley areas.  He was employed by Hans Moeller near Rock Valley for seven years.  In those days, he milked cows by hand and drove a six-horse team threshing and combining...