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MARY CLAIRE MCCARVILLE

MARY CLAIRE MCCARVILLE

MOORLAND — Mary Claire McCar­ville, 89, of Moorland, passed away Tues­day, Sep­tember 19, 2017 at the Mar­ian Home in Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be 9:45 a.m. Friday, September 22, 2017 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and then a Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. ...

LUTHER NAHNSEN

LUTHER NAHNSEN

GOWRIE — Luther Nahnsen, 84, of Gowrie, died September 20, 2017 at the Pearl Valley and Rehab Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Callender with Pastors Greg and Deb Stano officiating. Interment and ...

ROBERTA “BOBBIE” BELL

Roberta “Bobbie” Bell, 67, of Fort Dodge passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday, September 24, 2017 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with Rev. Nathan Peitsch officiating. Burial will follow at St. Olaf ...

FAYE JUNE (DARE) HOGAN

FONDA — A funeral mass will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Fonda. Visitation is one hour prior to Mass. www.dahnandwoodhouse.com

DR. THOMAS J. KASS

POCAHONTAS — Dr. Thomas J. Kass, 80, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at the Pocahontas Community Hospital in Pocahontas, Iowa. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday September 29, 2017, at the Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Fr. Craig ...

SULA JORDISON

Sula Jordison, 89, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Funeral services are pending at the Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

KEVIN M. MICHEHL

KEVIN M. MICHEHL

Kevin M. Michehl, 27, of Fort Dodge died Mon­day, Sep­tem­ber 4, 2017. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 23, 2017 at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Rev. Nathan Peitsch officiating. Burial will be in Colfax Township Cemetery, Vincent. A visitation will be 4:00 to ...

ROBERTA “BOBBIE” BELL

ROBERTA “BOBBIE” BELL

Roberta “Bobbie” Bell, 67, of Fort Dodge passed away Tues­day, Sep­tem­ber 12, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday, September 24, 2017 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with Rev. Nathan Peitsch officiating. Burial will follow at St. ...

MARY C. MCCARVILLE

Mary C. McCarville, 89, passed away Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the Marian Home in Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be 9:45 a.m. Friday, September 22, 2017 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and then a Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, ...

MARY BEATRICE “BEA” WILSON MCCURRY

Mary Beatrice “Bea” Wilson McCurry, 91, passed away on September 15, 2017 in Avon Lake, OH. Bea was born on August 6, 1926 in Bellflower, IL to Renix and Martha Wilson. She moved with her family to LuVerne, IA when she was a child. Bea married William “Bill” Howard McCurry in Renwick on ...

ROBERTA “BOBBI” BELL

Roberta “Bobbi” Bell, 67, of Fort Dodge passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday, September 24, 2017 at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Rev. Nathan Peitsch officiating. Burial will follow at St. Olaf Cemetery. A ...

BERNICE BLACKMAN

CLARION — Service is 3 PM on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Ewing Funeral Home in Clarion. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Wednesday. www.ewingfh.com

George Everhard

GEORGE R. EVERHARD

George R. Everhard, 65, of Fort Dodge, went home to the Lord on Friday, September 15, 2017, at his home. Family services will be held at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Nicholas Thackery officiating. Interment will be in North Lawn Cemetery. George is survived by his wife ...

LUCAS DAVID 
DEGEN

LUCAS DAVID DEGEN

Lucas David Degen, 27, of Fort Dodge, was killed in a single vehicle accident on Septem­ber 4, 2017. A mem­or­ial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sat­urday, Sep­tember 23, 2017, at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with burial following at Corpus Christi Cemetery. Visitation will be ...

ELWOOD “PUNK” FERRY

ELWOOD “PUNK” FERRY

Elwood “Punk” Ferry, age 76, of Brooklyn Park, MN, passed away after a courageous battle with Lewy Body Dementia and Parkin­son’s. Long­time teacher and wrestling coach at Osseo Sr. High School, Osseo, MN. Preceded in death by his parents, Elwood & Selma and sister, Shirley. ...

FRANK EDWARD KRAUSE

LAKE CITY — Frank Edward Krause, 78, died Friday, September 15, 2017 at The Gardens in Jefferson, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Lake City with Fr. Lynn Bruch officiating. Visitation will be held one hour ...

MICHELLE MARIE AFFIELD

LENEXA, Kans. — Michelle Marie Affield, 41, of Lenexa, KS, passed away Friday, September 15, 2017. A Rosary will be prayed at 4:00 pm followed by a visitation from 4:00-7:00 PM Tuesday, September 19, at Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia Street. Funeral Mass will be 11:00 AM Wednesday, ...

NADENE BLANCHARD

HUMBOLDT — Celebration of life is 11 a.m. Tuesday at Faith United Methodist Church, Humboldt. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the church. www.ubbenlentzfuneralhome.com

Frank-Johnston

FRANK B. JOHNSTON

Frank B. Johnston of Ames died unexpectedly at his home Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. He was 82. The son of Frank L. and Mildred M. Johnston, he was born and raised in Fort Dodge, where he worked at his father’s gas station and car dealerships, made lifelong friends and was a standout athlete. ...

KEVIN M. MICHEHL

Kevin M. Michehl, 27, of Fort Dodge died Monday, September 4, 2017. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 23, 2017 at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Rev. Nathan Pietsch officiating. Burial will be at Colfax Township Cemetery, Vincent. A visitation will be 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. ...