Obituaries articles

Lisa R. (Cagle) Schrader

Lisa R. (Cagle) Schrader, 47, of Dallas, TX, passed away on Friday, August 29, 2014 at Baylor Hospital in Dallas after a long, difficult battle with cance Funeral services will  be held 10 A.M., Saturday, September 6th at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Garner with Fr. Dennis Miller officiating.  Burial will be in St. Boniface

Dianne (Sailor) Brown

Dianne (Sailor) Brown, age 60 from Thompson, Iowa died Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Lake Mills Care Center. Memorial services will be 11:00 am Saturday at Winter Funeral Home in Buffalo Center with Pastor Randall Baldwin officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date. Online condolences can be left at

Drew J. Doyle

Drew J. Doyle, 22, of Garner died Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at his home northwest of Garner. Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M., Sunday, August 31, 2014 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Forest City with Revs. Greg Anderson and Wendy Johannnesen officiating. Burial will be in Olena Mound Cemetery in Buffalo Center. Visitation will


Julie A. Holtan (1967-2014)

Julie Holtan, 46, of Forest City, formerly of Thor, passed away August 23, 2014 at the Paul Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Ullensvang Lutheran Church in Thor with the Rev. Darryl Landsverk officiating. Interment will be in East Ullensvang Cemetery, Thor. Visitation with the family

Esther A. Nedved

Esther A. Nedved, 92, of Garner died Friday, August 22, 2014 at the Hancock County Memorial Hospital in Britt. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Tuesday August 26, 2014 at St. Boniface Church in Garner with Fr. Dennis Miller officiating.  Burial will be in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Duncan. Visitation will be from

Donna Mack

Donna M. Mack, 87, of Garner died Saturday, August 23, 2014 at the Concord Care Center in Garner. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Thursday, August 28th at the United Methodist Church in Garner with Rev. Paul Evans officiating.  Burial will be in Concord Township Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7

Lois J. Riedel

Lois J. Riedel, age 66, of Newton, passed away Sunday August 24, 2014 at her home. Memorial services for Lois J. Riedel will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday August 28, 2014 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, at the North Highway 3 & 69 Junction, west of Rowan. Pastor Mark Peterson will officiate. Private family

Bruce Myers

Bruce Myers 78, of Buffalo Center died Sunday, August 17, 2014 at his home. Funeral services will be 10:30am Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Buffalo Center. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery, Buffalo Center.

Virgil L. Lemke

Virgil L. Lemke, age 91, of Hampton and Dows passed away Sunday Augst 10, 2014 at the Franklin General Hospital in Hampton.       Funeral arrangements are pending at the Dugger Funeral Home, 100 Norht Lee Street in Dows