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Obituaries from March 2010

David W. and Sharon Y. Albert (03/31/10)
David W. Albert, 80, and Sharon Y. Albert, 76, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, March 30, 2010 following an auto accident in Jacksboro, Texas. The Mauer - Johnson Funeral Home of Le Mars is assisting David and Sharon's family with funeral arrangements. Stories, memories and expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Ronald Cronin (03/30/10)
Ronald Cronin, 80, of Le Mars, died Saturday, March 27, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Ronald David Cronin was born Oct. 16, 1929, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Le Mars. He attended St. Joseph's School and, after his education, Ron took a position with the Vienna Bakery...
Thelma Reeves (03/29/10)
Thelma Reeves, 89, went home to be with her Lord Thursday, March 25, 2010, at her home in Park Place Estates, Le Mars, after a brief battle with cancer. Thelma Evelyn (Dempster) Reeves was born July 18, 1920, on the family farm in Union township, Plymouth County, Iowa, the daughter of Henry Thomas and Faye (Burrill) Dempster. ...
Ronald Cronin (03/29/10)
Ronald Cronin, 80, of Le Mars, died Saturday, March 27, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. The Rev. Gary Landsness will officiate. Burial will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Hinton...
Thelma E. Reeves (03/26/10)
Thelma E. Reeves, 89, of Le Mars, died Thursday, March 25 2010, at Park Place Estates 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...
Mary A. Dutcher (03/26/10)
Mary A. Dutcher, 90, of Le Mars, formerly of Des Moines, died Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Esther Mullinnex (03/25/10)
Esther Mullinnex, 73, of Akron, formerly of Sioux City, died Monday, March 22, 2010. at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. The Rev. Jean Morse will officiate. ...
Joshua S. Howe (03/22/10)
Joshua S. Howe, 15, of Hinton, died Friday, March 19, 2010, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, following respiratory complications. Joshua Samuel Howe was born Feb. 22, 1995, in Sioux City, the youngest of four children born to Ronald and Christine (Berg) Howe. He attended grade school at Hinton Community Schools...
Michael A. Stoos (03/19/10)
Michael Alan Stoos, 40, of Gaithersburg, Md., formerly of Remsen and Akron, died suddenly Sunday, March 14, 2010, as a result of a car accident in Maryland. Michael was born Jan. 31, 1970, at Le Mars, the son of Dean Stoos and Kathy Delzeit. He was raised and educated in Akron. He graduated from Akron-Westfield High School in 1988. He then attended South Dakota State University in Brookings, S.D., graduating with honors in 1993 with a bachelor's degree in engineering...
Jerra Hons (03/18/10)
Jerra Hons, 79, of Kingsley, died early Monday evening, March 15, 2010, at the Sanford Regional Hospital in Worthington, Minn., following a sudden illness. A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at the United Methodist Church in Kingsley with the Rev. Roger Kurtenbach officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Kingsley City Cemetery...
Kevin D. Reed (03/18/10)
Kevin Douglas Reed, 50, of Des Moines, passed away peacefully at his home Monday, March 15, 2010, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Kevin was born in Iowa City, Nov. 28, 1959, to Joe D. and Gloria (Grose) Reed. He graduated from Le Mars Community High School where he participated in football, basketball and baseball. He graduated from Westmar College in Le Mars in 1982...
Donald D. Crawford (03/18/10)
Donald D. Crawford, 91, formerly of Merrill, died Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at the Embassy Care Center in Sergeant Bluff. Don was born May 8, 1918, in Clay Center, Neb., and was the seventh child of Milo and Martha Crawford. As a young man, he moved to Iowa with his parents and farmed in the Whiting area. In the winter of 1945, Don met the love of his life and married Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Wilson May 3, 1945. Among his greatest joys were the births of their five daughters...
Alice Dunn (03/17/10)
Alice Dunn, 94, of Marcus, died Sunday, March 14, 2010, at the Presbyterain Home of Arden Hills, Minn. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. The Rev. Armand Bertrand will officiate. Burial will follow at the parish cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the church...
Jerra Hons (03/16/10)
Donald D. Crawford (03/15/10)
Donald D. Crawford, 91, formerly of Merrill, died Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at the Embassy Care Center in Sergeant Bluff. Don was born May 8, 1918, in Clay Center, Neb., and was the seventh child of Milo and Martha Crawford. As a young man, he moved to Iowa with his parents and farmed in the Whiting area. In the winter of 1945, Don met the love of his life and married Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Wilson May 3, 1945. Among his greatest joys were the births of their five daughters...
Steve D. Brodie (03/15/10)
Steve D. Brodie, 66, of Le Mars, died Sunday, March 14, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Stephen Douglas Brodie was born Aug. 15, 1943, in Le Mars, one of five children born to William Wallace and Reva Phyllis (Sheetz) Brodie. He graduated from Le Mars Community High School...
Sharon Jonas (03/12/10)
Sharon A. Jonas, 58, of Remsen, died Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics after a five month battle with cancer and respiratory complications. Sharon was born Dec. 13, 1951, at Lutheran Hospital in Sioux City, the daughter of Earl Fremont Riediger and Marvel Elise (Schulz) Riediger. ...
Perry Presuhn (03/11/10)
Perry Lynn Presuhn, 62, of Remsen, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Perry was born May 6, 1947, at Le Mars, the son of Charles and Ruth (Hansen) Presuhn. Perry was raised in the Remsen area and received his education at Remsen-Union Community School...
Violet Steichen (03/11/10)
Violet Steichen, 87, of Maurice, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. The former Violet Marie Kuecker was born Dec. 20, 1922, near Maurice, the daughter of Dan and Nellie (Gysbertsen) Kuecker. She was raised in the Maurice area and attended rural school and high school in Maurice...
Marvin V. Weidner (03/11/10)
Marvin V. Weidner of Owatonna, Minn., formerly of the Kingsley-Pierson area, died peacefully March 7, 2010, at St. Mary's in Rochester, Minn. Memorial services will be at a later date. Brick-Meger Funeral Home of Owatonna is assisting the family with arrangements...
Loretta Cronin (03/10/10)
Loretta Cronin, 91, of Sibley, died Friday, March 5, 2010, at the Sibley Nursing and Rehab in Sibley. Loretta Alvina Cronin was born March 18, 1918, the daughter of George and Gerdena (Peil) Groenewold, near Sibley. She attended country school and did housekeeping...
Violet Steichen (03/10/10)
Violet Steichen, 87, of Maurice, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Arrangements are pending with the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars.
Evelyn G. Bartling (03/09/10)
Evelyn G. Bartling, 78, of Burke, S.D., died Saturday, March 6, 2010, at the Community Memorial Hospital in Burke, S.D. Evelyn G. Bartling, the second oldest daughter, was born March 11, 1931, at the Sacred Heart Hospital in Le Mars, to Richard and Catherine (Reelfs) Dirks. ...
Larry A. Krause (03/09/10)
Larry A. Krause, 72, of Watertown, Wis., formerly of Hinton, died Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Golden Living Center. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Hinton, with the Rev. Steven Stoll officiating. Burial will follow in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, where Larry will lay in rest close to his parents. Visitation with family present will be one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at the church...
Roberta Willett (03/09/10)
Roberta Willett, 70, of Le Mars, died Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars with the Rev. Leonard Waller of the Church of the Nazarene in Le Mars, officiating. ...
Vincent Deiterman (03/08/10)
Vincent B. Deiterman, 88, of Le Mars, died Friday, March 5, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Vincent Bernard Deiterman was born Dec. 8, 1921, on a farm near Ruble, the son of John A. and Josephine (Henrich) Deiterman. He moved with his parents at a very young age to a farm just south of Le Mars...
Michael L. Dennison (03/08/10)
Michael Louis Dennison, 53, of North Sioux City, S.D., died unexpectedly Thursday, March 4, 2010, at his residence. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. today (Monday) at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel, with the Rev. Anthony Opem, pastor of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church, officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Monday at the funeral home...
Stanley H. Hageman (03/08/10)
Stanley H. Hageman, 79, of Hinton, died Thursday, March 4, 2010, at a Sioux City hospital. Stan was born in 1930, in rural Woodbury County, the son of Herman and Ella (Vohs) Hageman. He attended country schools in Woodbury and Plymouth counties and graduated from Hinton High School in 1948. He entered the U.S. Army and served from 1952 to 1954...
Wallace H. 'Wally' Heeren (03/08/10)
Wallace H. "Wally" Heeren, 82, of Kingsley, died Saturday, March 6, 2010, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen. Wallace Harold Heeren, the son of Harm F. and Emma (Peters) Heeren, was born March 11, 1927, in Le Mars. He attended rural country school near Le Mars...
Charles 'Artie' Milbrodt (03/08/10)
Charles "Artie" Milbrodt, 75, of Akron, died Wednesday, March 3, 2010, at the Akron Care Center in Akron. Charles Arthur Milbrodt was born March 6, 1934, on a farm in Preston Township, rural Akron, the son of Herman and Meta (Frerichs) Milbrodt. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston Township. He attended country school in Preston Township and later high school in Akron. He graduated from Akron High School in 1952...
Ramona "Dolly" Morehead (03/08/10)
Ramona J. "Dolly" Morehead, 74, of Seney, died Friday, March 5, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars following an extended illness. Ramona Joyce Dobbert was born Oct. 10, 1935, near Le Mars, the daughter of Roy Frank and Jennie (VanVoorst) Dobbert. She attended country school near her home and later Le Mars High School...
Hubert L. Van Skike (03/08/10)
Hubert L. Van Skike, 87, of Ireton, died Friday, March 5, 2010, at Royale Meadows Care Center in Sioux Center. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at United Methodist Church in Ireton, with the Rev. Barb Joy officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Ireton, immediately following the service. Visitation with the family present will be 10 a.m. Tuesday before the service at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Porter Funeral Home in Ireton...
Roberta Willett (03/08/10)
Roberta Willett, 70, of Le Mars, died Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Roberta Lou Willett was born Jan. 24, 1940, on the family farm near Westfield, the daughter of Robert and Ruth (Dunham) Crow. Roberta attended and graduated from Liberty Consolidated High School, rural Merrill in 1959. As a young woman, Roberta lived in Sioux City and worked as a nanny and worked for St. Luke's Hospital as a nurse's aid for a several years...
Stanley H. Hageman (03/05/10)
Stanley H. Hageman, 79, of Hinton, died Thursday, March 4, 2010, at a Sioux City hospital. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hinton. Burial will be in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, with the family present 6 to 8 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel in Sioux City...
Artie Milbrodt (03/05/10)
Charles "Artie" Milbrodt, 75, of Akron, died Wednesday, March 3, 2010, at Akron Care Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Burial will be at a later date in Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Sunday, with the family present after 6 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., at Carlsen Funeral Home - Schroeder Chapel in Akron...
Dale Stoos (03/04/10)
Dale Stoos, 51, of Remsen, died Tuesday, March 2, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, after several years of fighting cancer. Dale was born June 3, 1958, at Le Mars, the son of Jerome and Helen (Gollhofer) Stoos. Dale was raised in Remsen and graduated from Remsen Union High School in 1976...
Mark Acord (03/03/10)
Mark Acord, 55, of Woodland Park, Colo., died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010, at his home. Mark was born July 4, 1954, at Prinston, Iowa, the son of Merle and Marilyn Acord. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 1976. He was a musician. He played and taught in the public and private sector...
Mata Stinton (03/03/10)
Mata Stinton, 94, of Le Mars, died Monday, March 1, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Mata Marie Rosenow was born Dec. 5, 1915, on a farm north of Sioux City, the daughter of Charles and Nettie (Hansen) Rosenow. Mata graduated from Liberty Consolidated High School, rural Hinton...
Anna 'Ann' Jones (03/02/10)
Anna "Ann" Jones, 93, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston Township, rural Akron. The Rev. Sarah Nye and Diaconal Minister Joel Nye will officiate. ...
Mata Stinton (03/02/10)
Mata Stinton, 94, of Le Mars, died Monday, March 1, 2010, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.
Irma I. Garvin (03/01/10)
Irma I. Garvin, 92, of Marcus, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010, at the Cherokee Villa Nursing and Rehab Center in Cherokee. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus, with the Rev. Armand J. Bertrand officiating. Interment will be in the Holy Name Parish Cemetery in Marcus...
Anna 'Ann' Jones (03/01/10)
Anna "Ann" Jones, 93, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 2010, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Anna Wilhelmina Grosenheider was born Sept. 23, 1916, in rural Plymouth County, the daughter of Robert and Meta (Pageler) Grosenheider. She attended country school in Preston Township. Ann was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston Township, rural Akron...
Dolores C. 'Dolly' Klohs (03/01/10)
Dolores C. "Dolly" Klohs, 88, of Orangevale, Calif., formerly of Le Mars, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010, at the Eskaton Fountain Wood Lodge Assisted Living Center in Orangevale, Calif. Dolores Catherine Klohs was born New Years Day in 1922. Dolly started life very simply on a farm in the small town of Remsen, the daughter of Hans Borm and Caroline (Engelbrecht) Klohs...