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Obituaries

CRAIG THOMAS HANRAHAN

  Craig Thomas Hanrahan, 40, of Fort Walton Beach, FL, formerly of Fort Dodge, died Saturday, August 1, 2020 as a result of a diving accident.    A Celebration of Life with military rites will be held on Wednesday August 12th at 11:00 AM at the Veterans Memorial Park just north of ...

LEE OESTER

LEE OESTER Lee Oester, 96, of Fort Dodge died on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. A service will be held 1 p.m. on Friday, August 14, 2020 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church. Interment will take place at North Lawn Cemetery in Fort Dodge, IA. Lee Oester, the son of ...

Georgiana Bruhl

EAGLE GROVE — Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove with visitation one hour prior to service time. Please practice social distancing and masks are encouraged. www.foustfh.com

DANYEL MAE (JOHNSON) MCFARLAND

July 18, 1979 – July 25, 2020 STRATFORD — Danyel Mae (Johnson) McFarland, 41, of Stratford, Iowa, passed away in a motor vehicle accident north of Stanhope, Iowa, on Saturday, July 25, 2020. Danyel was born on July 18, 1979, in Fort Dodge, Iowa, to Jeff Johnson and Pam Gerdes (Kuker). ...

MARGIE PELLERSELS-BEAVER

SAC CITY — Margie Pellersels-Beaver, age 97, of Sac City, IA, passed away on June 27, 2020, at Park View Rehabilitation Center in Sac City. Margie is survived by her two sons, David (Janice) Pellersels of Atchison, KS, and JD Pellersels of Sioux City; grandchildren Sean (Lisa) Pellersels ...

MARILYN DEVRIES BANNISTER

LOHRVILLE — Marilyn DeVries Bannister, 74, died Saturday, August 8, 2020, at home. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 56, Lohrville, Iowa 51453. Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City is assisting the family. www.lampefuneralhome. com

JULIANN F. BRAY

LEHIGH — Juliann F. Bray, 59, of Lehigh, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, August 8, 2020, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Private family funeral services for Juliann will be held at the United Methodist Church in Lehigh, Iowa. Pastor Philip Berger will officiate. ...

DONALD CHRISTIANSON

BODE — Donald Christianson, 83, of Bode, passed away on Friday, August 7, 2020, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. He is survived by his wife Marilyn, his children Todd (Andrea Hammersley) Christianson and Trudie (Scott) Rothmeyer, his grandchildren Thor and Hans Christianson ...

MICHAEL BUTLER

Michael K. Butler, 66, of Fort Dodge, died on Sunday, August 9, 2020, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. As per his wishes, no services are to be held. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Michael Butler, the son of John F. and Beverly L. ...

LEROY ‘LEE’ OESTER

Leroy “Lee” Oester, 96, of Fort Dodge died on Sunday, August 9, 2020, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Services are pending with Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

DOROTHY BUSS

GOLDFIELD — Private family burial is Wednesday at Glenwood Cemetery, Goldfield. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Foust Funeral Home, Eagle Grove. Please practice social distancing. www.foustfh.com

ARLENE CROXELL

EAGLE GROVE — Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove with visitation one hour prior to service time. Please practice social distancing. www.foustfh.com

KATHRYN MCCOLLOUGH

WILLIAMS — Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Boman Funeral Home. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The family requests that masks be worn. www.bomanfh.com.

MARION F. SPENCE

Marion F. Spence, 92, of La Porte City, passed away Sat­urday, Jan­uary 11, 2020, at Bickford Assisted Living in Cedar Falls. Marion was born August 1, 1927, in Bruce Township in Benton County. She married George J Spence on June 25, 1946 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in La Porte ...

JEAN W. TYLER

Jean W. Tyler passed away on July 22, 2020 at St. Mary's hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado. She was born in Spirit Lake, Iowa on July 30, 1922, the daughter of George and Ethel Trowbridge. The family settled in Stuart, Iowa, in 1926, where Jean grew up. From a very early age, words, ...

JEAN CROFT

A graveside service for Jean Croft, age 98, of Okoboji, will be held Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 11:30AM at Lake­view Gar­dens in Okoboji. Jean LaVonne Croft, the daughter of Ruth Esther Irene (Bozzel) and Melvin Wilber Andrews, was born November 3, 1921 in Pomeroy, Iowa. After ...

JOANNE WIESE

Joanne Wiese, 80, of Fort Dodge passed away on Friday, August 7, 2020 at Fort Dodge Villa Care Center. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services. A service will be held 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at Good ...

SUSAN A. COLLINS

HUMBOLDT — Susan A. Collins, 62, of Humboldt passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020 in her home. She is survived by her husband Paul Collins, children Theresa (Jim) Olesen, Michael Collins and Logan Collins, grandchildren Cassandra Meier, Abby Olesen and Paul Olesen, great-granddaughter ...

ELIZABETH DEWEY

Elizabeth Dewey “Liz”, 82 of Milford and formerly of Fort Dodge passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at Accura Healthcare of Milford. Grave­side service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Mon­day, Aug­ust 10, 2020 at Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be on Sunday, August 9, 2020 from ...

BALDEMAR REYNA

Baldemar Reyna, 63, of Donna, TX, died Sunday, August 2, 2020, in Fort Dodge. Memorial services will be held in Texas. Online condolences may be left at www.brucesfuneralhome.com.