Obituaries articles


Bonnie Z. Boeshart

Bonnie Z. Boeshart

Bonnie Z. Boeshart, 90, of Garner died Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Wednesday, April 29th at St. Boniface Catholic Church with Fr. Dennis Miller officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to

Audrey Haugsdal

Audrey Haugsdal, 86 of Lake Mills, IA died Friday, April 24, 2015 at her home in Lake Mills surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Monday, April 27 at Emmons Lutheran Church in Emmons, MN with Rev. Christopher W. Martin officiating. Visitation will be 4:00 – 7:00 pm Sunday afternoon at Mittelstadt

Owen K. Nelson

Owen K. Nelson,86, of  Forest City died Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the Lake Mills Care Center. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, April 27, 2015 at the Cataldo Schott Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Ed Bard, chaplain of  Hospice of  North Iowa officiating. Visitation will be be held one hour prior

Donald Raymond Sharp

Donald Raymond Sharp, just shy of 95, passed away peacefully at the Clarion Wellness and Rehabilitation Center on Sunday, January 25, 2015. Memorial Services for Donald Sharp will be held on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 1:00 pm with visitation beginning at 12:30 pm at Ewing Funeral Home, 1801 Central Avenue East in Clarion.

Marie M. “Mayme” Vilimek

Marie M. “Mayme” Vilimek, age 90 of Lake Mills, formerly of Keystone, Iowa died Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Lake Mills Care Center. Visitation for Marie will be on Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 4:00 – 6:00 pm at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street in Lake Mills. On Friday, April 24, 2015

Ivah M. Johnson

Ivah M. Johnson, 81, of Forest City, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City. Visitation will be held from 4-7 P.M., Thursday (April 23, 2015) at the Cataldo Schott Funeral Chapel, 505 N. Clark St. Forest City, IA. A rosary service will be held at 3:45 P.M. and a scriptural

Dorothea Nichols

Dorothea Nichols, 89 of Fort Worth, Texas passed away Friday, April 17, 2015. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Clarion, Iowa where Dorothea lived for 67 years before moving to Fort Worth in March, 2014. Funeral services for Dorothea Nichols will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, April 27, 2015 at the

Gordon A. Benson

Gordon A. Benson , 85 of Buffalo Center died Friday, April 17, 2015 at Westview Care Center in Britt, Iowa. Private memorial services are being planned. His cremains will be scattered in Michigan at a later date. Online condolences can be left at Winter Funeral Home and Cremation Service 414 First Street NW Buffalo

Eleanor Roper

Eleanor Roper, 90 of Leland, Iowa died Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Society in Forest City. Funeral services will be 10:30 am Tuesday at the Thompson United Methodist Church with Pastors Deb Devine and Wendy Johanneson officiating. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery in Thompson. Visitation will be Monday from 5:00

Robert Tysdal

Robert Tysdal, 83 of Clarion passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 in Clarion. Funeral services for Bob Tysdal will be held Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 10:30 am at the United Church of Christ Congregational, 115 3rd Avenue Northwest in Clarion with Pastor Bill Kemm officiating. Visitation for Bob Tysdal will be held Friday, April