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Obituaries from June 2009

Rev. Joseph J. Dunne (06/30/09)
The Rev. Joseph J. Dunne, 83, of Marcus, died Sunday, June 28, 2009, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. A memorial service will take place at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. George's Episcopal Church in Le Mars. The Rev. Karen Wacome will officiate. A private family interment will take place at a later date...
MIldred M. Booth (06/29/09)
Mildred M. Booth, 94, of Marcus, died Friday, June 26, 2009, at the Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus. The Rev. Gary McDonough will officiate. Burial will follow at Marcus - Amherst Cemetery. ...
Frank Buryanek (06/29/09)
Frank R. Buryanek, 75, of Hawarden, died suddenly at his home in Hawarden, Wednesday afternoon, June 24, 2009. Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hawarden with the Rev. Todd Bunge officiating. Burial was at Grace HIll Cemetery in Hawarden, with graveside military rites conducted by Albert Hoschler Post #186 of Akron. Visitation was Sunday after 4:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, with a prayer service at 7 p.m...
Minnie Grorud (06/29/09)
Minnie Grorud, 90, of Sioux Falls, S.D., died Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Good Samaritan Center. Minnie was born June 4, 1919, in rural Roslyn, S.D., the daughter of Henry and Petra (Frostad) Johnson. She grew up there and graduated from Roslyn High School in 1937...
Kristin Lynne Hulsey (06/29/09)
Kristin Lynne Hulsey, 47, of Peculiar, Mo., died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 17, 2009. Krissy was born Nov. 29, 1961, in Denver, Colo., the daughter of Dean and Janice Bolte. She was a graduate of Alameda High School in 1980 and attended the University of Colorado for two years, where she met the love of her life, Robert Hulsey, while they worked together at the Denver Marriott. ...
Dixie Morton (06/26/09)
Dixie Morton, 60, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at the Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Akron, with the Rev. Dawn Quame officiating. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery at Akron. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Friday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars followed by a 6 p.m. prayer service. Visitation will continue Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the church...
Dixie Morton (06/25/09)
Dixie Morton, 60, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at the Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Dixie Kulvik was born Oct. 28, 1948 at Akron, the daughter of Hubert and Lorraine (Peck) Kulvik. She lived in Sioux City for many years. Dixie was united in marriage to Noel Morton on May 9, 1970 at Sioux City...
Marguerite J. Pearson (06/25/09)
Marguerite J. Pearson, 87, of Marcus, died Wednesday morning, June 24, 2009, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Faith Lutheran Church in Marcus with the Rev. Liz Pfeifle officiating. Interment will be in the Marcus-Amherst Cemetery in Marcus...
Lloyd Allen Teeter (06/25/09)
Lloyd Allen Teeter, age 75, formerly of Eldon, Iowa, died Monday, June 22, 2009, at his home in Blue Springs, Mo., surrounded by his family. Lloyd was born April 2, 1934 in Birmingham, Iowa, the son of Thurman and Mamie (Greene) Teeter. He attended school in Eldon until the 10th grade. He served in the Army from 1955 to 1957. Lloyd married Shirley T. Williamson May 19, 1957. Shirley died in 2001. Lloyd married Rita Jimerson May 29, 2003...
Dixie Morton (06/24/09)
Dixie Morton, 60, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at the Floyd Valley Hospital 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...
Josephine 'Josie' H. Popken (06/24/09)
Josephine "Josie" H. Popken, 101, of Le Mars, died Monday, June 22, 2009, at the Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Josephine Henrietta Grosenheider was born June 13, 1908, in Plymouth County, the daughter of Robert and Meta (Pageler) Grosenheider. ...
Darvin C. 'Dar' Richards (06/24/09)
Darvin C. "Dar" Richards, 83, of Hinton, died Thursday, June 18, 2009, at a Sioux City hospital following a brief illness. Darvin C. Richards was born Sept. 29, 1925, in Steen, Minn., the son of Box and Bricky (Casper) Richards. He moved with his family to Hinton as a child and graduated from Hinton High School in 1944. He then served in the U.S. Marines during World War II. He was stationed in Iwo Jima and Okinawa...
Lloyd A. Teeter (06/24/09)
Lloyd Allen Teeter, 75 formerly of Eldon, Iowa, died Monday, June 22, 2009, at his home in Blue Springs, Mo. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Bethany Memorial Chapel, 1000 N. 25th Street, in Bethany, Mo. Burial will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Rest Haven Memorial Cemetery in Eldon. Family visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Josephine H. Popken (06/23/09)
Josephine H. Popken, 101, of Le Mars, Monday, June 22, 2009, 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...
Donna L. Stodden (06/23/09)
Donna Lou Stodden, 79, of Marcus, died Sunday, June 21, 2009, at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Donna Lou Stodden was born April 16, 1930 at Le Mars, the daughter of Clarence and Alma (Krekow) Harnack. She was baptized May 11, 1930, and confirmed April 18, 1943, at Christ Lutheran Church in Remsen...
Donna Lou Stodden (06/22/09)
Donna Lou Stodden, 79, of Marcus, died Sunday, June 21, 2009, at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus. The Rev. Don Meyer and Vicar Mark Chepulis will officiate. Burial will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery. ...
Betty J. Bechtel (06/19/09)
Betty J. Bechtel, 84, of Cherokee, died Thursday, June 18, 2009, at her home following a lengthy illness. Betty was born Nov. 1, 1924, in Cherokee, the daughter of Rudolph and Flora (Gates) Brenneman. She attended elementary school in Cleghorn, graduating with the Class of 1942 at Wilson High School in Cherokee. She worked as a riveter at a defense plant in Long Beach, Calif., for about a year...
Duane R. Lang (06/19/09)
Duane R. Lang, 75, of Hinton, died Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. Duane Robert Lang was born Sept.17, 1933, on a farm south of Le Mars, the son of Walter H. and Adah (Jones) Lang. He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hinton. Duane was raised on the family farm and attended country school near his home. He later graduated from Le Mars High School in 1952. After graduation, he worked at McGee Motors in Le Mars...
Alyssah Rose Martinez (06/19/09)
lyssah Rose Martinez, 18-month-old daughter of Julio and Suzanne (Ulrich) Martinez of Hyattsville, Md., died unexpectedly Monday, June 8, 2009. She was born Jan. 8, 2008. Survivors include her parents, Julio and Suzanne (Ulrich) Martinez of Hyattsville, Md.; her grandparents, George and Judy Ulrich of Le Mars and Blanca Martinez of Hyattsville, Md.; great-grandparents Marita Shearon of Le Mars and Richard and Shirley Hare of Ida Grove; aunts and uncles, Christopher (CJ) Ulrich of Le Mars, Scott and Rachel Wilson of Nashville, Tenn., and Michelle and Barry Decker of New Holland, Pa.; and other aunts, uncles and cousins.. ...
John Mayrose (06/19/09)
John A. Mayrose, 80, of Le Mars, died Thursday, June 18, 2009, at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. John, the son of Ben and Josephine (Ernster) Mayrose, was born Aug. 3, 1928, in Remsen. He moved with his family to Le Mars where he attended St. Joseph's Catholic School. On Sept. 27, 1952, John married Margaret Jean Neyens at St. Joseph Catholic Church -- Neptune...
Duane Lang (06/18/09)
Duane Lang, 75, of Hinton, died Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Hinton United Methodist Church. The Rev. Peggy Ellingson will officiate. Burial will follow at a later date. ...
Lorn R. Harrison (06/16/09)
Lorn R. Harrison, 71, of Braunfels, Germany and formerly of Washta, Iowa, died Saturday, May 16, 2009, in Wetzlar, Germany following a courageous battle with cancer. Lorn Roy Harrison was born Oct. 9, 1937, on the family farm in Douglas Township, Ida County, Iowa (rural Washta) the son of LeRoy and Ona (Godwin) Harrison. He attended country school near his home and later went to school in Washta. Following his education, Lorn worked on a farm for Vernon Dau and also at Armburg Motors...
Dora Probst (06/16/09)
Dora Probst, 85, of Des Moines and formerly of Alton, died Saturday, June 13, 2009, at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. Dora Probst was born May 26, 1924, in rural Alton, the daughter of Peter and Berdena (Vrieze) Jiskoot. Dora was raised and educated in the Alton area. ...
Phyllis Pulscher (06/16/09)
Phyllis Pulscher, 85, of Akron, died Saturday, June 13, 2009, at Morningside Manor in Alcester, S.D. Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel in Akron. The Rev. Jean Morse of Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service Wednesday at the funeral home...
Robert Voss (06/16/09)
Robert "Bob" Voss, 89, of Akron, Monday, June 15, 2009, at the Akron Care Center in Akron. Memorial Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Akron. Monsignor Richard Zenk will celebrate. Inurnment will be in St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Wednesday, with the family present after 6 p.m., and scriptural wake service at 7 p.m. followed by a parish rosary, all at Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel in Akron...
Lorn R. Harrison (06/15/09)
Lorn R. Harrison, 71, of Braunfels, Germany, formerly of Washta, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2009 in Wetzlar, Germany following a courageous battle with cancer. A graveside service will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 18, at the Correctionville Cemetery followed by military honors. A time of lunch and fellowship will follow at Grace United Methodist Church in Correctionville. Stories, memories and expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Tillie Heyl (06/15/09)
Otilda "Tillie" (Willms) Heyl, 88, of Akron, died Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at the Akron Care Center in Akron. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. The Rev. Dawn Quame will officiate. Burial will follow in Union Creek Cemetery, rural Union County, S.D. ...
Stella C. Frederes (06/15/09)
Stella C. Frederes, 95, of Alton, died Friday, June 12, 2009, at Good Samaritan Society-Le Mars. The former Stella C. Streff was born July 18, 1913, at rural Alton, the daughter of Felix and Anna (Pottebaum) Streff. She was raised in the Alton area. ...
Maynard 'Jinx' Braband (06/15/09)
Maynard "Jinx" Braband, 95, of Le Mars, died Friday, June 12, 2009 at The Abbey in Le Mars. Maynard Harry Braband was born Oct. 30, 1913, on the family farm in Stanton Township, rural Plymouth County, Iowa, the son of August and Grace (De Boer) Braband. Jinx, as he was known by many, attended country school in Plymouth County. Following his education, he helped his father on the farm and later was a farm hand for area farmers...
Jeanne Wolterman Mortenson (06/12/09)
Jeanne Ann Wolterman Mortenson, age 77, beloved wife of Royce Mortenson of Cherokee, died Tuesday, June 9, 2009, after a brief illness. The former Jeanne Heithoff, she was born Dec. 15, 1931, in Roselle, Iowa, the daughter of Peter and Mary Heithoff...
John Q. Dittberner (06/12/09)
ST. PAUL. Minn. -- John Quentin Dittberner, died May 28, 2009, at his home in Mendota Heights, inn. His family and beloved wife, Mary Jane Cronin Dittberner, were at his side. He was a loving, caring person and will be greatly missed. John retired as a captain for Northwest Airlines...
Clarence W. Held (06/11/09)
Clarence Walter "Shorty" Held, 91, of Hinton, died Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at Countryside Senior Living in Sioux City following a brief illness. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hinton, with the Rev. Kenneth Schmidt officiating. ...
Otilda 'Tillie' Heyl (06/11/09)
Otilda "Tillie" Heyl, 88, of Akron, died Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at the Akron Care Center in Akron. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel in Akron, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Mary Riel Eisenhauer (06/10/09)
Mary Riel Eisenhauer, 66, of Rapid City, S.D., died Monday June 8, 2009 at her home. Mary is survived by her son, Adam Russett of Des Moines; daughter Marriel Badgerow of Kingsley and two grandchildren She was preceded in death by her parents. Memorial services will be 2 p.m., Saturday June 13, at Behrens-Wilson Funeral Home in Rapid City...
Walter J. 'Red' Hartman (06/10/09)
Walter J. "Red" Hartman, 87, of Kingsley and formerly of Hinton, died early Monday morning, June 8, 2009, at the Kingsley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Walter Junior Hartman, the son of Walter Calvin and Florence Margaret (Robbins) Hartman, was born Sept. ...
Richard 'Dick' Kraft (06/09/09)
Richard "Dick" Kraft, 74, of Le Mars, died Sunday, June 7, 2009, at Mercy Medical Center, Sioux City, surrounded by his family. Albert Richard "Dick" Kraft was born Oct. 5, 1934, at Correctionville, the son of Albert and Jennie (Banta) Kraft. He graduated from Correctionville High School in 1954. ...
Richard 'Dick' Kraft (06/08/09)
Arthur B. Schroeder (06/08/09)
Arthur B. Schroeder, 77, of Kingsley, died June 4, 2009 at the Kingsley Nursing and Rehab Center of complications from Parkinson's disease. Arthur Barthel Schroeder was born Nov. 4, 1931, in rural Kingsley, the son of Herman and Bernadine (Rolfes) Schroeder. He attended country school in Henry Township, and graduated from Kingsley High School in 1951...
Paul O. Knudtson (06/05/09)
Paul Odean Knudtson, 81, of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday, June 4, 2009, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids. Paul was born April 23, 1928, in Roland, Iowa, the son of Ben and Selma (Erickson) Knudtson on April 23, 1928, and attended school there until moving to Dysart in 1944, where he graduated in 1946. ...
John William Maass (06/02/09)
John William Maass, 46 of Ventura, Calif., departed to be with his Lord and Savior in Heaven on Sunday, May 10, 2009. John courageously battled colon cancer for the past two years, and passed away peacefully with his family by his side. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 11, at Christ Lutheran Church in Remsen, with Pastor Dennis Martens officiating. John's ashes will be buried privately by his immediate family in the Remsen Community Cemetery...