Community articles

Daniel Swanson

Daniel Swanson, age 53, of rural Northwood, died Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street in Lake Mills, Iowa. You can contact the family with on-line condolences at: 641-592-0221  

Maralyn Ann Anderson

Maralyn Ann Anderson, 57, passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2015, at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City after a long courageous journey with cancer. Memorial services will be held 10:30 A.M. Saturday, November 28, 2015, at Pilot Knob Lutheran Church with Rev. Robert Snitzer officiating.  A gathering of friends and family

Royal R. Molander

Royal “Moe” R. Molander, 92, of Clive, formerly of Garner, died Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at Methodist West Hospital in West Des Moines, Iowa. Memorial services will be held 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, December 1st at the United Methodist Church in Garner with Rev. Paul Evans officiating.  Inurnment will be at Concord Township Cemetery in Garner

Donna Appelhons

Donna Appelhons, 83 of Britt passed away Sunday, November 22, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City. Mass of Christian Burial for Donna Appelhons wll b held on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 10:30 am at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, 139 3rd Street South East in Britt with Fr. Jim Dubert

Lillian Campbell

Lillian Campbell, age 88, of Belmond, passed away Sunday, November 22, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center of North Iowa in Mason City. Private family funeral services will be held for Lillian. Visitation for family and friends for Lillian Campbell will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Friday November 27, 2015 at Dugger Funeral Home

Lois L. Schlichting

Lois L. Schlichting, age 91, of Belmond passed away Saturday November 21, 2015 at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond. Funeral services for Lois L. Schlichting will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday November 24, 2015 at Dayspring Assembly of God Church on the hill in Belmond. Pastor Mark Pluff will officiate. Burial will be in

Thomas A. Tveit

Thomas A. Tveit, 93 of Lake Mills, IA, formerly of Kiester, MN, died Friday, November 20, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center North Iowa. Memorial service will be 2 PM Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Kiester, MN, with Pastor Katie Pals officiating. Family will greet friends at the church 12 noon

Nyleene M. Knapp

Nyleene M. Knapp, age 86, of Lake Mills, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at the Lake Mills Care Center. The family invites everyone to a remembrance and memorial service, 1 – 4 PM, Saturday, November 21, 2015 at the Darrel L. Beenken Scouting Center, 309 N 3rd Avenue W, Lake Mills, IA, 50450. Cookies, snacks