Obituaries

DOLORES THORNES

Dolores (Dolly) M Thornes, formerly of Arden Hills and Ft Dodge, Iowa, passed away peacefully on June 11. Loving wife, mother and grandmother, she was preceded in death by her parents, Rudolph and Florence Matson, her husband Harold Thornes (Thorny) and she is survived by her daughters ...

HAROLD D. MORRISON

Harold D. Morrison passed away to eter­nal rest on June 15, 2018 at Friendship Haven in Ft. Dodge, Iowa. A service honoring Har­old’s life will be Wednesday June 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with Pastor Jennifer Owen officiating. Interment will follow at ...

OREN EARL CHAVEZ SR.

Oren Earl Chavez Sr., 77, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tues­day, June 5, 2018 at the Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. A gathering of family and friends honoring the life of Oren will be from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the Gunderson Funeral Home and ...

DONALD (DOC) HENSHAW

Donald (Doc) Henshaw, 95, died peacefully June 11, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Visita­tion will be Tuesday June 19 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Gunderson Funeral Home with a Rosary to follow. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday June 20 at St. Olaf in Fort ...

LYLE TAIBER

CAMDENTON, MO — Lyle Taiber, 75, of Camden­ton, MO, formerly of Moorland, passed away from cancer on June 12, 2018 in Des Moines, at Kavanagh House. Lyle was born on February 8, 1943 in Lake City, to John Jr. and Margaret (Mackey) Taiber. Lyle worked for UPS for 35 years. After retiring ...

P. GARY HAGGE

DAYTON — P. Gary Hagge, 84, of Dayton, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. A Celebration of Life will be held 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the Dayton Community Center. A luncheon will be served immediately following the ...

ELDRED “SALLY” MCCUBBIN

TWIN LAKES — Eldred “Sally” McCubbin 92, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at the Eufaula Manor in Eufaula, Oklahoma. Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 22, 2018 at the Cedar Township Cemetery, Rinard, with Pastor Jim Davis officiating. Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, ...

SHERRILL BELL

Sherrill Bell, 81, of Webster City, died on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church, with Reverend Mike Kroona, officiating. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery. ...

PAUL FIALA

AMES — Paul Jeffrey Fiala passed away at his home on June 14, 2018 at the age of 59, after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Monday, June 18, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie with Pastor Jim Davis and Pastor Christian Johnson officiating. Burial will ...

VELMA HARTIG

MANSON — Velma Hartig, 98, passed away at the Good Samaritan Society—Manson on Thurs., June 14, 2018. Funeral services will be held at the United Church of Christ—Congregational in Manson on Monday at 11:00 a.m. with visitation at the church from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the ...

KATHLEEN SCHWEERS

Kathleen V. Schweers, 69, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on June 14, 2018, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. Visitation will be from 6-8:00 p.m., with a rosary service prior at 5:45 p.m., Monday, June 18, 2018, at Ankeny Funeral Home (1510 W. First Street, ...

HAROLD D. MORRISON

Harold D. Morrison passed away to eternal rest on June 15, 2018 at Friendship Haven in Ft. Dodge, Iowa. A service honoring his life will be Wednesday June 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with Pastor Jennifer Owen officiating. Interment will follow at North Lawn ...

LEE WALLACE

Cliff “Lee” Wallace, 67, of Fort Dodge passed away Friday, March 16, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Hospital, St. Mary’s. A Celebration of Life will be TODAY June 16, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Fort Dodge Senior High School Little Theater - 819 North 25th Street. Please use the main entrance on ...

MARGARET WEST

Committal services for Margaret West will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at Blossom Hill Cemetery, at Badger. Margaret is survived by her grandson David Markley (Barb); her siblings, Edward (Julie) West, Mary (Orrin) Halgrim; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her ...

MARILYN EGGERS

Marilyn Eggers, 76, of Fort Dodge, died June 14, 2018 at Humboldt North Care Center. Graveside services will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Rockwell City. Survivors include her children Scott (Carrie) Dischler of Rockwell City, David (Laura) Dischler of ...

TONY L. THOMPSON

HUMBOLDT — Tony L. Thompson, 45, of Pioneer, passed away at his home. A visitation will be from 3-5 p.m. Monday, June 18, 2018 at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt. A Celebration of Tony’s Life will follow at the funeral home.

VIRGIL SHELGREN

ROLFE — Virgil L. Shelgren, age 91, of Rolfe, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at the Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Celebration of Life services & visitation will be 10:00 AM - noon, Saturday, June 16, 2018, at the Powers Funeral Home in Rolfe, ...

PAUL FIALA

AMES — Paul J. Fiala, 59, of Ames, formerly of Gowrie, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at his home. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, June 18, 2018, at Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie, with Pastor Jim Davis and Pastor Christian Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Elkhorn ...

CLIFF “LEE” WALLACE

Cliff “Lee” Wallace, 67, of Fort Dodge passed away Friday, March 16, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Hospital, St. Mary’s. A Celebration of Life will be Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Fort Dodge Senior High School Little Theater, 819 North 25th Street. Please use the main entrance ...

JAMES VANDERHOFF

LINN GROVE — Service is 11 a.m. Tuesday at Nain Lutheran Church in Newell. Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. on Monday at Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. www.fratzkejensen.com