Obituaries

DONALD HENSHAW

Donald Henshaw, 95, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Monday, June 11, 2018 in Michigan. Services are pending at the Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Fort Dodge.

JOAN STENSLAND

EAGLE GROVE/THOR — Service is 10:30 a.m. Friday at Ullensvang Lutheran Church, Thor. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Foust Funeral Home, Eagle Grove. www.foustfh.com

ELAINE R. WICHTENDAHL

WHITTEMORE — Funeral service is 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church. Visitation is 9-11 Wednesday at the church. Oakcrest Funeral Services. www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com.

JEANETTE WALEN

DELHI — Visitation from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Thursday, June 14, 2018 with Funeral Services to follow at 12:00 p.m. at Delhi United Methodist Church, Delhi. www.murdochfuneralhome.com

DAVID CHRISTENSEN

ALGONA — Funeral services will be held at 10 A.M. on Thursday at Lentz Funeral Home in Algona. Burial will be at Buffalo Township Cemetery in Titonka. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

OREN CHAVEZ SR.

Oren Earl Chavez Sr., 77, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tues­day, June 5, 2018 at the Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. A gathering of family and friends honoring the life of Oren will be from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the Gunderson Funeral Home and ...

MERLYN JENSEN

GOWRIE — Merlyn L. Jensen, 90, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Pearl Valley Rehab & Nursing in Gowrie. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, at Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie, with Pastor Jim Davis officiating. Burial will be at Reading Township Cemetery, near ...

LEON HAAHR

Leon Haahr, 93, died on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Funeral services will be Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. at Nain Lutheran Church in Newell. Visitation is Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Newell.

BARBARA LANSING

Barbara J. Lansing, 87, passed away on June 7, 2018, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Graveside committal service will take place at 9:00 a.m. Friday June 15, 2018, at Memorial Park Cemetery in Fort Dodge. Arrangements have been entrusted with the Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation ...

MICHAEL FITZGERALD

Michael James Fitzgerald, formerly of Clare, and Fort Dodge Iowa, passed away March 31, 2018, in Hot Springs, Arkansas, where he has lived since 2009. He was born April 22, 1948, in Fort Dodge, Iowa, to Ronald and Rose Mary (Lahiff) Fitzgerald. Michael graduated from St. Edmonds in 1966. He ...

LARRY VODRASKA

Larry Lee Vodraska, 72, of Fort Dodge, was born May 30, 1946, in Pocahontas County to Louis & Evelyn Vodraska. He passed away on June 3, 2018. He will be remembered as a hardworking man. He leaves behind 5 girls: Trina (Janelle), Teresa (Craig), Mary, Sheri & Tammy; 10 ...

CLIFFORD W. COOK

HAVELOCK — Clifford W. Cook, age 101, of Havelock, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at the Laurens Care Center. Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at Hope United Methodist Church at Havelock, Iowa, with Rev. Kris Frank officiating. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. ...

DIANNE DENNIS

Dianne Dennis, 68, of Fort Dodge passed away on June 6, 2018, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home after a courageous battle with cancer. Memorial service honoring her life will take place at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018, at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow at Corpus ...

ARLENE SIMPSON

WEBSTER CITY — Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center. Visitation is 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. www.fosterfuneraland cremation.com

MERLYN L. JENSEN

GOWRIE — Merlyn L. Jensen 90, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Pearl Valley Rehab & Nursing in Gowrie. Funeral services are pending at the Palmer Funeral Home, Gowrie.

DONNA BENEGAS

It is with great sadness that the family of Donna Benegas announces her passing at the Mount Ayr Health Care Cen­ter, Mount Ayr, Iowa, after a brief illness, on Wednes­day, June 6, 2018, at the age of 88 years. Donna had resided for the last 10 years at the Maple Ridge Assisted Living in ...

REX RODENBORN

OMAHA, NE — Rexford Reed Rodenborn, 27, of Omaha, NE, passed away on Wednes­day, June 6, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Mon­day, June 11, 2018 at Corpus Christi Church with Monsignor Kevin McCoy officiating. Interment will follow at Corpus Christi Cemetery. ...

NEAL FISH

GOWRIE – Neal V. Fish, 82, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Pearl Valley Rehab & Nursing in Gowrie. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the United Methodist Church, Gowrie, with Pastor Susan Rohden officiating. Burial will be at Gowrie Township Cemetery with ...

MICHAEL FITZGERALD

Michael James Fitzgerald formerly of Clare, Fort Dodge Iowa passed away March 31st 2018 in Hot Springs Arkansas where he has lived since 2009. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Corpus Christi Church with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. Burial will follow at Corpus ...

REX RODENBORN

OMAHA — Rex Rodenborn, 27, of Omaha, Neb., died Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at his residence in Omaha. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.