Obituaries

RICHARD L. “FROG” BREINER

WEBSTER CITY — Richard L. “Frog” Breiner, 90, of Webster City, died on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. A private memorial service will be held on a later date. Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com)

POLLY M. GRAY

Polly M. Gray, 73, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Fort Dodge Villa Care Center. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 23rd, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home, with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. Burial ...

FRIEDA DORNATH

MANSON — Frieda Dornath died Feb. 20, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society—Manson. Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at Faith Community Church, Palmer. www.larsonweishaar.com

MARK A. BUD” TAYLOR JR.

URBANDALE — Mark “Bud” A. Taylor, Jr., 85, of Urbandale, died Sunday February 19, 2017. Online condolences and service information can be found at www.iowafuneral planning.com.

MICHAEL P. DAILEY

GILMORE CITY — Michael P. Dailey, age 59 of Gilmore City, Iowa died Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 in his home. Services will be held Monday, February 20, 11:00 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Humboldt. Visitation will be from 2-5 PM Sunday at the Harris Funeral Home in Gilmore City where ...

VERNA MAE CARLSON

IOWA FALLS — Service is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Steamboat Rock Baptist Church, Steamboat Rock. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Linn’s Funeral Home Chapel, Iowa Falls.

DALE WAGNER

DALE WAGNER

CRESTON — Dale Wagner, 73, of Creston formerly of Rolfe, died Thurs., Feb. 16, 2017 at his home in Creston. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. Mon., Feb. 20, 2017 at the Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Ia. Father Bormann and Msgr. Michael Sernett will ...

GARY DEAN SPENCER SR.

Gary Dean Spencer Sr., 74, of Fort Dodge, died Friday, February 17, 2017, at his home in Fort Dodge. In respect to Gary’s wishes he will be cremated and no other services are being planned. The Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services are in charge of arrangements. Gary is survived ...

POLLY GRAY

Polly Gray, 73, of Fort Dodge, passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Villa Care Center. Services are pending. Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family.

ELIZABETH GERTRUDE JACOX

ELIZABETH GERTRUDE JACOX

Elizabeth Gertrude Jacox, the daughter of Earl Franklin and Bessie M. (Nay­lor) Jacox, was born Jan­uary 4, 1918 in Ilion, New York. She grew up in Little Falls, N.Y. and was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church, the Girl Scouts and at school. she achieved the highest girl ...

MARK LEN HURTT BOOTH

Mark Len Hurtt Booth, 53, of Knierim, Iowa, passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. A Celebration of Life will be 10:30 AM Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with Rev. Tim Myers officiating. A time of gathering for ...

LLOYD SOWDEN

ROCKWELL CITY — Lloyd Sowden 96, passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 at his home, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services are pending at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home in Rockwell City.

ROSALIE GAWORSKI

HARCOURT — Rosalie Bernice Gaworski passed away peacefully on February 17, 2017 at the age of 92 after a brief stay at the Paula J. Baber Hospice House in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at Faith Lutheran Church, Harcourt, with Pastor Rod ...

MICHAEL P. DAILEY

GILMORE CITY — Services for Mike Dailey, 59, of Gilmore City, will be held Monday, February 20, 2017, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Humboldt. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the Harris Funeral Home in Gilmore City where a vigil service will be held at 4:45 p.m. The ...

MICHAELA SHELTON

EAGLE GROVE — Funeral service is 3 p.m. today at the United Methodist Church, Eagle Grove. Visitation is from 2 until service time at the church today. foustfh.com

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BETTY LOU BAKER

Betty Lou Baker 84 of Fort Dodge died Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Fort Dodge Villa Care Center. Private family funeral services will be held at a later date. Betty Lou Baker was born September 3, 1932 in Lake City, Iowa to Richard and Effie (Armstrong) Tubbs. She grew up in Lake City ...

Don Halligan

DONALD S. HALLIGAN

Donald S. Halligan, 78, passed away Friday, February 10, 2017. Funeral services will be Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and then at 10:30 a.m. the Mass of Christian Burial will be at Corpus Christi Church, with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. ...

Harold DeLong

HAROLD DELONG

AUBURN — Harold DeLong, 89, died Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Shady Oaks Care Center in Lake City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City with Pastor Bob Connor officiating and burial in the Lake City Cemetery. ...

NANCY L. URICH

Nancy L. Urich, 76, of Fort Dodge passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Trinity Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at a later date at Memorial Park Cemetery. Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family. Nancy is survived by her children, Charles ...

SANDRA RITTS

MANSON — Sandra Ritts died on Tuesday Feb. 14, 2017. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Our Savior United Methodist Church in Manson. Visitation is today from 4-8 p.m. www.larsonweishaar.com