Obituaries articles


Ardella Hanson

Ardella Hanson, 88, of Klemme died Thursday, January 7, 2016 at the Concord Care Center in Garner. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Monday, January 11th at the United Methodist Church in Klemme with Revs. Michael Shaffer and Donna Buckman officiating.  Inurnment will be at a later date in Concord Township Cemetery in Garner.

Margaret I. Mueller

Margaret I. Mueller, age 87, of Mesa, AZ and formerly of Osage, passed away peacefully on Thursday December 31, 2015, at Montecito Post Acute Care and Rehabilitation in Mesa. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 9, 2016, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Osage with Father Raymond Burkle officiating. Burial

Faye Gabrielson

Faye Gabrielson

Faye Gabrielson, 62, Seattle, WA, died November 30, 2015 following a 16-month battle with lung cancer. She was surrounded by family and friends as they shared favorite memories at her bedside. “Faye Baby” was a loving daughter, sister, auntie, friend and wife. A memorial service will be held in Belmond on Saturday, January 9, 2016

Markley Victor Ennen

Markley Victor Ennen, 84 of Buffalo Center died Monday January 4 at the Kossuth Regional Health Center in Algona after a full life of 84 years 7 months and 20 days. Funeral services will be 10:30am Friday at the Buffalo Center United Methodist Church with Pastor Deb Devine officiating. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery, Buffalo

Rudolph S. Nelson

Rudolph S. Nelson, 91, of Lake Mills, IA, died Sunday, January 3, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN. Funeral service will be 1:30 PM, Friday, January 8, 2015 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Scarville, IA with Pastor Randy Baldwin officiating. Visitation is 4-7 PM Thursday evening at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main


Ivadell Abele

Ivadell Abele, 94, of St. Louis, MO, formerly of Garner, died Sunday, January 3, 2016 in St. Louis. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Saturday, January 9th at the United Methodist Church in Garner with Rev. Paul Evans officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7

Betty Gene Neuberger

Betty G. Neuberger, age 89, of Klemme, IA, most recently residing at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond, in Belmond, IA, died, December 30, 2015, at the Rehabilitation Center in Belmond. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, January 5, 2016, at the Klemme United Methodist Church.  The Reverend Mike Shaffer will be officiating. Burial

Doris Rose (Mickelson) Greenwood

Doris Rose (Mickelson) Greenwood, 94, of Belmond, IA, most recently of Pella, IA, died, Saturday, January 2, 2016, at the Comfort House Hospice Home in Pella, IA, with her family at her side. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2016, 1:30 PM, at Belmond United Methodist Church, 1031 1st Street S.E.  The