Obituaries

ANTHONY “TONY” GIBBINS

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. TODAY at Corpus Christi Church. A visitation will take place one hour prior to the service at the church. www.laufersweilerfuneralhome.com

DORIS PORTER

EAGLE GROVE — Memorial services are 1:30 p.m., March 22, 2019, United Methodist Church, Eagle Grove. Visitation is one hour prior to service at the church. www.foustfh.com

DONALD (DONNY) JAMES LOFTUS

Donald (Donny) James Loftus died on January 16, 2019, in San Diego, CA. He was 74 years old. Don will be cremated in San Diego where he lived for many years near the ocean. His ashes will be placed in the ocean he so greatly enjoyed. Don was born 07/07/1945 and was the eldest son of ten ...

DON DAISY

LAKE CITY — Don Daisy, 42, died unexpectedly Sunday, March 10, 2019, at St. Anthony Hospital in Carroll. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at the Lake City Union Church in Lake City with Pastor Randy Russom officiating and burial in the Lake City Cemetery. ...

PAULINE ARENDS

BELMOND — Funeral service is 10:30 a.m. Friday at Ewing Funeral Home, Belmond. Visitation is 4:30-7 p.m. Thursday at Ewing Funeral Home, Belmond, and 9:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.ewingfh.com

DORIS PORTER

EAGLE GROVE — Memorial service is 1:30 p.m. Friday at the United Methodist Church in Eagle Grove. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church. www.foustfh.com

ANTHONY GIBBINS

Anthony Gibbins, 58, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Services are pending. Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family.

VICKIE (VIC) DEFOE

Vickie (Vic) DeFoe, 77, passed March 8, 2019 at the Fonda Specialty Care Center. Born April 11, 1941, he attended Ft. Dodge schools before joining the Air Force in 1959, serving 6 years. He is preceded in death by: his parents, Alpha (Al) and Twila DeFoe, his former wife, Mary (Esther), ...

CURT PALS

BELMOND — Services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Trinity Lutheran Church, Belmond. Visitation is 5-7 p.m., Friday, at Ewing Funeral Home, Belmond, and will continue one hour prior to services. www.ewingfh.com

JAMES HAMPE

BRITT — Memorial services are 1:00 p.m., Friday, Britt United Methodist Church. Visitation 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Ewing Funeral Chapel, Britt, and will continue one hour prior to services, www.ewingfh.com

TERRY BUSCHER

Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m., Thursday, St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona. Visitation is 4-7 p.m., Wednesday at the church, with a Scripture Service at 7 p.m. followed by a Knights of Columbus Rosary.

DENZIL “DENNY” PETERSON

MANSON — Denzil “Denny” Peterson, 77, died at his home in North Village in Manson. There will be a visitation at the Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home in Manson on Sat. Mar. 16 from 10 until 12:00 p.m. Burial will take place at a later date. Survivors include his sons Chad Hartzler and ...

JOAN E. GEORGE

MOORLAND — Joan E. George, 91, of Moorland, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Society in Manson. Funeral services will be 10:30 Saturday, March 16, 2019 in the chapel of Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. Burial will follow in ...

MARY ROSE SWEERS

BRITT — Services are 10:30 a.m., Thursday, United Methodist Church, Britt. Visitation 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Ewing Funeral Chapel, Britt, and will continue one hour prior to services at the church.

ARNIE MEYER

ALGONA — Funeral is 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Oakcrest Funeral Services www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com.

MICHAEL K. GEMMEL

Michael K. Gemmel, 74, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, March 13th in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home. Burial will follow at North Lawn Cemetery. Visitation ...

LAWRENCE ROSEKE

Lawrence Roseke, 88, of Fort Dodge, died March 9, 2019 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 18 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Interment and military honors will be held in North Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 - 7:00 ...

DORIS STEARNS

WEBSTER CITY — Visitation is from 10 to 10:45 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m. Both are at 1st Baptist Church, Webster City. Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com) is in charge of arrangements.

MARGARET KOPPS

WEBSTER CITY — A private family service will be held at a later date. The family has chosen Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com) to care for their needs.

SCOTT NELSEN

CLARION — Memorial visitation is Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Ewing Funeral Home, Clarion. www.ewingfh.com