Obituaries

MARLIN D. BIGELOW

ROCKWELL CITY – Marlin D. Bigelow 63, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Saturday, August 18, 2018 at St. Paul’s Lutheran and Presbyterian Church, ...

ROBERT R. RAUCH

CLARION — Funeral services will be Sunday, at 4:00 p.m., at First United Methodist Church, Clarion. Visitation will be two hours prior to services on Sunday, beginning at 2 p.m. www.ewingfh.com

DORIS BAUMAN

CLARION — Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Eagle Grove. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. www.foustfh.com

JUDITH A. PATTERSON

Judith A. Patterson, 78, a lifelong resident of Fort Dodge, passed away on Aug­ust 14, 2018. Judith Ann Carl­son was born on Nov­ember 15, 1939, to Herbert G. and Dorothy J. (Metter) Carlson. She attended St. Paul Lutheran School and Fort Dodge Senior High where she graduated in 1957. ...

RICHARD LEE (STECKEY) STECKELBERG

Richard Lee (Steck­ey) Steck­el­berg, 71, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge. Burial will be in the St. Paul Cemetery ...

TRACEY BLOCK

FENTON — Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., on Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Fenton. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m., Friday at the Lentz Funeral Home in Algona. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

VIRGINIA R. BARRETT

Virginia R. Barrett, 89, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Moorland, passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Funeral services will be 9:45 a.m. Saturday, August 18th, 2018 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and then a Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 ...

CYNDI FALLON

Cynthia (Cyndi) Kay Fallon passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Aug­ust 13, 2018 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 17, 2018 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with the Rev. Allen Henderson officiating. ...

EILEEN REDING

WEST BEND — A funeral mass for Eileen Reding, 94, of West Bend will be held 11:30 am Saturday at Sts. Peter & Paul’s Catholic Church in West Bend. Visitation will be 4-7 pm Friday at the church with a rosary at 4 pm and a prayer service at 7 pm. Mary Eileen, daughter of Andrew and ...

JEFFREY PAULSON

Jeffrey Lee Paulson, 63, of Manson died Aug. 12, 2018 at his home. Visitation will be held Saturday Aug. 18th from 9:00 am till noon at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt. A private funeral will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church rural Rutland. Jeffrey Paulson is survived by his sons; ...

MARLIN D. BIGELOW

ROCKWELL CITY — Marlin D. Bigelow 63, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident southwest of Rockwell City. Funeral services are pending at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City.

CAROL TAMMEN

MANSON — Carol Tammen, 77, passed away at her rural Manson home on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018. Visitation will be held at the Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home in Manson from 5 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday. On Thursday friends and family will meet at the funeral home at 9:00 a.m. to go to Rose Hill ...

ESTHER HIGGINS JOHNSON

GILMORE CITY — Esther (Higgins) Johnson, 81, of Gilmore City passed away on Saturday, August 11. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 14, from 5-7 p.m. at Harris Funeral Home in Gilmore City. Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 15, at 11 a.m. at Faith United Methodist Church ...

SANDRA CORY

Sandra Cory, 73, formerly of Fort Dodge, died August 9, 2018, at Manor Health Care of West Des Moines. Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services are entrusted with the arrangements. In honor of her wishes, there will be no service. Sandra K. Keck, the daughter of William and Betty ...

RUTH GANGSTEAD

Services for Ruth Gangstead will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 18, at Badger Lutheran Church. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church. Family interment services will take place at Hovey Cemetery. A complete obituary is available at www.gundersonfuneralhome.com.

MARGIE MCCOLLOUGH

EAGLE GROVE — Service is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church, Eagle Grove Visitation is 4-7 pm Tuesday at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove www.foustfh.com

CAROL FLAHERTY

ALGONA — Mass of the Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona. Visitation is 3-6 p.m. Sunday with a Scripture Service at 6 p.m. at the church.

BURLYN PECOY

Burlyn (Burly) PeCoy, Jr., 84, of Fort Dodge, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on August 8, 2018 at his home at Friendship Haven Kenyon Place. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 11, at 10:00 am at Gunderson Funeral Home Chapel with one hour of visitation prior. ...

CLEO P. MERICLE

Graveside services for Cleo P. Mericle 83 of Fort Dodge will be held Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11 am at Memorial Park Cemetery. He died Thursday at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Historic Bruce Funeral Home of Fort Dodge was entrusted with the arrangements. The ...

MARGIE K. MCCOLLOUGH

Margie K. McCollough, 94, of Eagle Grove, passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018. Services are pending with Foust Funeral Home, Eagle Grove www.foustfh.com