Obituaries articles

Henry V. Hanson

Henry V. Hanson, 84, of Forest City died Monday, October 20, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Center in Forest City.  Memorial services will be held 10:30 A.M. October 24, 2014 at the Forest Evangelical Lutheran Church, 546 West M. St. Forest City with Rev. Wayne Halvorson officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be 5:00

William “Bill” Dirks

William “Bill” Dirks, age 80, of Belmond, IA, former longtime Public Works Director for the City of Belmond, IA, died, unexpectedly, Saturday, October 18, 2014, at the Iowa Specialty Hospital in Belmond. Services will be held Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 2:00pm, at the Andrews Funeral Home , 516 1st Street S. E. in Belmond.

Gloria Mae Langfald

Gloria Mae Langfald, 81, of Scarville, IA, died Monday October 20, 2014 at her home in Scarville, IA. Funeral services are pending at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street, Lake Mills, IA 50450

Lois M. Bauer

Lois M. Bauer, 84, of Garner died Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Hancock County Memorial Hospital in Britt. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, October 21st at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garner with Rev. Scott Kozisek officiating.  Burial will be in Concord Township Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5

Betty Osmundson

Betty Osmundson, 89 of Alexandria, MN (formerly of Thompson, IA) died Sunday October 12, 2014 at the Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria, MN. Memorial service will be 10:30 am Friday at Bethany Lutheran Church, Thompson, with Pastor Lynn Noel officiating. Inurnment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery, Thompson. Visitation will be 1 hour before the

Carol L. Okland

Carol L. Okland, age 82, of Waterloo, formerly of Dows passed away Thursday October 9, 2014 at the Country View Nursing Home in Waterloo.   Funeral services for Carol L. Oakland will be held at 1:30 P.M. Monday October 13, 2014 at the First Lutheran Church in Dows. Pastor Ron Nelson will officiate. Burial will

Willis E. Muhlenbruch

Willis E. Muhlenbruch, age 84, of Dows passed away Thursday October 9, 2014 at the Franklin General Hospital in Hampton. Funeral services for Willis E. Muhlenbruch will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday October 13, 2014 at the Presbyterian Church in Dows. Pastor Shawn Hill will officiate. Burial will be in the Fairview cemetery in

Dale Hueber

Dale Hueber, age 86 of Mason City, IA, passed away on Tuesday, October 7th at the Manly Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Services for Dale Huebner will be held on Monday, October 13th at 10:30 a.m. at the Major Erickson Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Sunday, October 12th from 2 – 4 p.m. at

Jean Swisher

Jean Swisher, 81, of Britt died Thursday, October 9, 2014 in Britt. Services are pending at the Cataldo Funeral Home in Britt.  CATALDO FUNERAL HOME  (641) 843-3811  

Margery A. Thoelke

Forest City, Iowa- Margery A. Thoelke, 85, of Forest City died Thursday, October 9, 2014 at the Hancock Memorial Hospital in Britt.  Memorial services will be held 2:00 P.M. October 13, 2014 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Forest City with Rev. Rod Hopp officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be one hour prior to