Obituaries

MARILYN DUNN-BABBITT

Marilyn J. Dunn-Babbitt, of Fort Dodge, Iowa, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at a care facility in Sergeant Bluff. Services will be held 11:00am Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Visitation will be from 9:00am until service time at the church. ...

DARLENE SCUFFHAM

ALGONA — Services are Thursday at 10:30 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church in Algona. Visitation is Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Lentz Funeral Home in Algona.

RONALD A. PARKER

HUMBOLDT — Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, St. Olaf Lutheran Church, Bode. Visitation is 5-7 p.m., Thursday, Ubben-Lentz Funeral Home, Humboldt.

JOAN M. TRENARY

ROLFE — Joan M. Trenary, 75, of Rolfe, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at the Pocahontas Community Hospital in Pocahontas, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rolfe, Iowa, with Pastor Don Bell officiating. Burial ...

RUTH D. SCHOONOVER

Ruth D. Schoonover 84, passed away Mon­day, March 4, 2019 at the Sunny Knoll Care Centre, Rockwell City. Fun­eral Ser­vices will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2019 at Our Saviours Lutheran Church, Callender, with Pastor Greg Stano and Pastor Deb Stano officiating. Graveside Services will ...

CRYSTAL CARBELLOS

Crystal (Nekvinda) Carbellos, 71, passed away after a sudden illness. She is survived by children, Nicole, Sammy and Reuben, all of Minne­sota; eight grandchildren, and two siblings, Judy Bowers of Fort Dodge and Noble Nekvinda, of Bondurant, IA. She was preceded in death by daughter ...

VIRGINIA IRENE (WOOD) SORENSEN

Virginia Irene (Wood) Sorensen, 96, of Humboldt, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. She is survived by her husband of 14 years, Al of Humboldt, her children, Mavis Schambach and Terry Winkey, three grandchildren, Shelli (Dave) Cannon-DeKreek, Nick ...

ROBIN H. MIKELSON

Robin H. Mikelson, 77, formerly of Allison and Humboldt, passed away on Monday, February 25, 2019 in Clear Lake. Robin is survived by her children, Clint (Christine) Fishel, Rochelle (Steve) Loob and Alyson Fishel, her grandchildren, Brandon Ore, Alex (Rebecca) Ore, Craig, Brett and Rachel, ...

DESTANNY BLAINE SMITH-DOWNS

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, from 5- 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at the Salvation Army located at 126 North 7th Street in Fort Dodge.

DOROTHEA M. WATNEM

HUMBOLDT — Dorothea M. Watnem, 79, of Humboldt, passed away on Thursday evening, February 28, 2019 of Multiple Myeloma Cancer at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Bruce of Humboldt, her children, Dan (Lynn) Watnem, Deb (Steve) Clark, Angie ...

MERLIN HUTCHINSON

Merlin Hutchinson, 74, of Fort Dodge, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019 at his home. Services are pending. Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family.

LLOYD L. POHL

ROLFE — Lloyd L. Pohl, age 100, of Rolfe, passed away on Friday, March 1, 2019, at the West Bend Health and Rehabilitation in West Bend, Iowa. Funeral services will be at 10:30 AM, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rolfe, Iowa, with Pastor Don Bell ...

JD ANDREWS

GARNER — Funeral service is 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Garner United Methodist Church in Garner. Visitation is 4-6 p.m. Monday at the Garner United Methodist Church. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

LOUISE MOCK

CLARION — Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. John’s Catholic Church, clarion. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Ewing Funeral Home, Clarion, with Rosary at 4:30 p.m. www.ewingfh.com

JUDY ORT

Judy Ort, 76, of Fort Dodge passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Trinity Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Allen Henderson officiating. Burial will follow at North Lawn Cemetery. A ...

DENNIS OLSON

Dennis Olson, 62, from Madrid, Iowa, passed away after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Dennis was born Dec. 12, 1956, to Bernard and Peg (Lynch) Olson from Moorland, Iowa. He grew up on a farm and loved taking care of his cars and motorcycles. He also had his pilot’s license ...

BUCK (DARRELL) JURMU

Buck (Darrell) Jurmu, 77, of Phoenix, AZ, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tuesday, February 26 in Phoenix, AZ. Buck is survived by his wife Marge, Phoenix, AZ, daughter Lainie (Jim) Anderson, Colorado. Stepchildren Glen (Shaina) Robinson of AZ, Myla (Randy) Timms of IN. Grandchildren ...

JAMES KEPLER

EAGLE GROVE — Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Visitation is 9:30-10:30 a.m., in the Parrish Center at Sacred Heart.

CHRIS BOYER

EAGLE GROVE — Chris Boyer, 72, of Eagle Grove, died Feb. 28, 2019, at St. Anthony’s Hospital, Carroll. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., Wednesday at Foust Funeral Home, Eagle Grove. www.foustfh.com

EDWARD “FRED” WERKMEISTER

JOLLEY — Memorial service will be 11 am Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Jolley, visitation will be 10 a.m. to service time at the church. www.farberotteman.com