Obituaries articles

Helen M. Hinman

Helen M. Hinman, 93 of Belmond, Iowa, most recently a resident of the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond, passed away Saturday, August 1, 2015 at the Rehabiliation Center of Belmond. Funeral Services will be 10:30 am, Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at the United Church of Christ Congregational Church, 116 West Main Street, Belmond, Iowa. The Reverend

Louise Mary Boettcher

Louise Mary Boettcher, 92 of Emmons, MN, died Saturday, August 01, 2015 at her home in Emmons, MN. Services are pending at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street, Lake Mills, IA, 50450. You can contact the family with on-line condolences at: 641-592-0221

Deon Nadene Flugum

Deon Nadene Flugum, 88, went to her final home in Heaven and into the loving arms of her Savior, Jesus, on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at St. John’s Lutheran Home in Albert Lea, after a short battle from an injurious fall only a few days ago. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on

Muriel E. Schiltz

Muriel E. Schiltz, 83 of Lake Mills, IA died Friday, July 31, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa in Mason City, IA. Funeral service will be 5 PM, Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street, Lake Mills, IA 50450, with Pastor Melinda McCluskey officiating. Visitation will be 3 – 5

Harris H. Engebretson

Harris H. Engebretson, 92 of Thompson, IA, died Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Muse Norris Hospice Unit in Mason City, IA. Funeral service will be 10:30 AM, Friday, August 7, 2015 at Bethel Lutheran Church, Vinje, IA with Pastor Spering Scott officiating. Visitation will be 4-7 PM Thursday at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main

Duane Allen Roberts

Duane Allen Roberts, 67 of Garner, IA died Friday, July 24, 2015 at the Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City, IA following a courageous battle with cancer. Services will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 1:30 pm at the Andres Funeral Home, 528 East Main Street, Klemme, IA. The Reverend Mike Shafer

Eugene “Gene” A. Johnson

Eugene “Gene” A. Johnson, 88 of Forest City, passed away on Monday, June 6, 2015 in Tacoma, Washington. Memorial services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Cataldo Schott Funeral Chapel, 505 North Clark St. Forest City with Pastor Ed Bard, Chaplain-Hospice of North Iowa officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be held

Margaret Fank

Margaret Fank, 89, of Forest City died Wednesday, July 29, 2015 in her home. Funeral services will be held 10:00 A.M., Saturday, August 1, 2015 at St. James Catholic Church in Forest City with Fr. Paul Lippstock officiating.  Burial will be held at the St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Britt. Visitation will be held from 4

Helen J. Foss

Helen J. Foss, age 97, of Riceville and formerly of Latimer, passed away Saturday July 25, 2015 at Riceville Family Care and Therapy Center. Funeral services for Helen J. Foss will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday July 31, 2015 at the Dugger Funeral Home, 320 East Street in Latimer. Pastor Donna Ihns of the

Alice Osborne

Alice Osborne, age 95, of Dows passed away Thursday July 23, 2015 at her home. Memorial graveside services for Alice Osborne will be held at 10:30 A.M. Saturday August 8, 2015 in the Fairview Cemetery in Dows. Pastor Nicole Woodley will officiate. A time of fellowship for family and friends will follow immediately at the