Obituaries articles

Beverly C. Anderson Evans

Beverly C. Anderson Evans, age 90 of Lake Mills died Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City, Iowa. Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 pm on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street in Lake Mills with Rev. Shirley Hoffmann Will officiating.

Arnold G. Wendel

Arnold G. Wendel, age 86, passed away Thursday June 11, 2015 at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond. Funeral arrangements are pending at Dugger Funeral Home 111 Luick Lane South in Belmond. DUGGER FUNERAL HOME 111 LUICK LANE SOUTH BELMOND, IOWA 50421

Helen M. Bolty

Helen M. Bolty, 87, of Forest City, died Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M., Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Cataldo Schott Funeral Chapel, 505 North Clark St., Forest City. A time of remembrance will begin at

Arlene Dietrich

Arlene Dietrich, age 106, of Dows passed away Tuesday June 9, 2015 at the Clarion Wellness and Rehab Center in Clarion. Funeral services for Arlene Dietrich will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday June 13, 2015 at the First Lutheran Church in Dows. Pastor Grant Woodley will officiate. Burial will take place in the Fairview

Roger A. Southard

Roger A. Southard, 56 of Clarion passed away Sunday, June 7, 2015 at his home in Clarion. Funeral Services for Roger Southard will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Clarion Church of Christ, 420 North Main Street in Clarion with Pastor Warren Curry officiating. Burial will take place at

Ronda L. (Donaghy) Mennenga

Ronda L. (Donaghy) Mennenga, age 48 of Klemme, IA formerly of Clear Lake, IA died unexpectedly, Friday, June 5, 2015 at her home in Klemme. Funeral Services will be 10:30 am on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at the United Methodist Church, Clear Lake, IA, 508 2nd Avenue North. Pastor Bernie Colorado will be officiating. Visitation

James (Jack) K. Smith

James (Jack) K. Smith, 78 of Klemme, IA died Friday, June 5, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa, Mason City. Funeral Service will be 10:00 am at the Agape Christian Family Church, Clear Lake, IA, 2810 Hwy 18 West. Pastor David and Kris Toyne will officiate. Military honors will be provided by the

Harold Naefke

Harold Naefke, 88 of Clarion passed away Friday, June 5, 2015 at Hope Harbor – Buena Vista Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral Services for Harold Naefke will be held on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 2:00 pm at the Kanawha Lutheran Church, 124 West Fourth Street in Kanawha with Pastors Geoffrey and Char White

Margrete L. Jones

Margrete L. Jones, age 85, of Dows passed away Sunday June 7, 2015 at the Iowa Specialty Hospital of Clarion. Funeral services for Margrete L. Jones will be held at 6:00 P.M. Wednesday June 10, 2015 at the Dugger Funeral Home, 111 Luick’s Lane South in Belmond. Burial will take place at a later date


Emil J. Broers Jr.

Emil J. Broers, Jr., 77, of Ventura died Friday, June 5, 2015 at the Good Shepherd Health Center in Mason City. Funeral services will be held 1:30 P.M., Thursday, June 11th at Peace Reformed Church south of Garner with Rev. Robert Grossmann officiating.  Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from