Obituaries

DORCAS MAE (SNELL) SIMPSON

DUNCOMBE — Our Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma, Sister, Aunt, Great Aunt, Great Great Aunt, and friend to many, Dorcas Mae (Snell) Simpson, born July 13th, 1938, was called home by our Lord on Wednesday, November 7th, 2018. She was born and lived most of her 80 years in Duncombe, Iowa. She ...

HAROLD RICKLEFS

PALMER — Harold Ricklefs, 92, died on Sun. Nov. 11, 2018, at the Pocahontas Manor Care Center. No services are being scheduled at this time. He is survived by his wife Dorothy; sons Kenneth of Gilmore City, IA; Duane (Glenda) and Dennis both of Palmer, IA; Jerry (Peggy) of Knierim, IA; ...

ESTHER V. MOON

Esther V. Moon, 72, of Fort Dodge, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Services are pending with Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

EVELYN M. JULIUS

POCAHONTAS — Evelyn M. Julius, 94, of Humboldt, formerly of Pocahontas, passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Funeral services are 10:30 A.M., Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the St. John Lutheran Church, Lizard Twp., near ...

NANCY K. (DARLING) SMITH

BRITT — Funeral services are Wednesday 11 AM at Garner United Methodist Church. Visitation is Tuesday 5 – 7 PM at Ewing Funeral Chapel in Britt. www.ewingfh.com

MAURINE MOHR

SAC CITY — Funeral services are 10:30 a.m., Wednesday at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Lake View. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Farber and Otteman Funeral Home in Lake View.

KENNY PRESTON POWELL III

Kenny Preston Powell III, 73, went home to be with His Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Novem­ber 9, 2018 after a very lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. He was much beloved by everyone who knew him and he will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Kenny Preston Powell III ...

MAURICE WESTMORELAND

ALBANY, NY — Maurice Westmore­land, age 62, of Al­bany, New York, formerly of Al­bert City, Iowa died on Tues­day, October 23, 2018 in Fort Laud­er­dale, Florida. Memor­ial Mass will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Columbkille Catholic Church in ...

CHARLENE OBERMAN LIPPOLT

HUMBOLDT — Charlene J. Lippolt, 89 of Hum­boldt, passed away on Thurs­day morning, November 8, 2018 at the Hum­boldt County Mem­orial Hospital. She is survived by her children, Mike “Obee” Oberman, Pat Parker and Charlie (Dawn) Oberman, her step-sons, Dennis and Doug Lippolt, her ...

BERNECE HERSOM

MALLARD — Bernece Hersom, 107, of Emmets­burg, formerly of Mallard, died Fri­day, Nov­em­ber 9, 2018 at her home. A funeral service will be held 11 am Friday, November 16 at the United Methodist Church in Mallard. Visitation will be 10 - 11 am Friday prior to the funeral. Burial will ...

RICHARD “DICK” CREEK

WEBSTER CITY — Richard “Dick” Creek, 88, of Webster City, died Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Windsor Manor. Memorial services will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center with Pastor Jeff Flagg, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial ...

BARBARA JEAN MERICLE

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, Tompkins Cele­bration Center, Friendship Haven. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m., Tompkins Cele­bration Center.

VERONICA H. HOLLAND

NORTHROP, MN. — Services for Veron­ica H. Holl­and, 53, of Northrop, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at Grace Luth­eran Church in Fairmont. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Visitation will be from 4:30-7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at the Lakeview ...

KEITH KELEHER

MANSON — Keith Keleher, 87, died at the Pocahontas Manor Care Center on Thur. Nov. 7, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Mon. Nov. 12 at 10:30 a.m., at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Manson. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery at Palmer. Visitation will be held on Sun. ...

KENNY PRESTON POWELL III

Kenny Preston Powell III, 73, of Fort Dodge, died Friday, November 9, 2018, at Van Diest Medical Center in Webster City. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

NORMAN “PORK” LESTER

GOLDFIELD — Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Monday, at the United Presbyterian Church, Goldfield. Visitation will be 12 p.m. until the time of service. www.foustfh.com

VERONICA H. HOLLAND

NORTHROP, MN — Services for Veronica H. Holland, 53, of Northrop, MN, will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Visitation will be 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, November 12, 2018, at the Lakeview ...

ED C. LENNING

POMEROY — Ed C. Lenning, age 86, of Pomeroy, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at the Shady Oaks Care Center in Lake City, Iowa. Memorial Services are 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 16, 2018, at the St. John Lutheran Church in Pomeroy, Iowa, with Pastor Tom Hagen officiating. ...

SHARON COLTVET

EAGLE GROVE — Sharon Kay Biondahl Coltvet, 78, passed away at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home on Monday, November 5 after an 18-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Sharon was born on May 2, 1940 at the University of Iowa Hospital to parents Manly and Margaret Biondahl. Sharon met her ...

DEBORAH (KUHN) WEISS

KANAWHA — Deborah (Kuhn) Weiss, 62, of Kana­wha passed away Mon­day, Nov­em­ber 5, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City. Funeral services for Deb Weiss will be Friday, November 9, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., at Ewing Funeral Home, 118 East Second Street in Kanawha, with ...