Obituaries

LAURA KRAMER

ALGONA — Mass of the Christian Burial is 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona. Visitation is 4:30 to 8 p.m. today at Lentz Funeral Home, Algona. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

BEVERLY SMITH

ALGONA — Service is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Lentz Funeral Home, Algona. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Lentz Funeral Home, Algona. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

MARGARET L. ECK

HUMBOLDT — Service is 11 a.m. Saturday at Faith United Methodist Church, Humboldt. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. www.ubbenlentzfuneralhome.com

MEINHARD HOLLMAN

DAYTON — Meinhard Hollman, 94, of Dayton, Iowa, passed away Wednesday evening, September 27, 2017, at Stratford Specialty Care. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at the United Methodist Church in Dayton. Rev. Michael R. Standfest will officiate. ...

REV. JOSEPH NOONEY

Rev. Joseph Nooney, 95, of Fort Dodge passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at the Marian Home in Fort Dodge. Funeral services willbe 1:00 PM Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at Sacred Heart Church with Most Reverend Bishop R. Walker Nickless officiating, the Mass of Christian Burial. A ...

LEEANN K. GILLESPIE

GOWRIE — LeeAnn K. Gillespie, 56, of Gowrie passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017, at her home. Funeral services will be on Wednesday, October 11 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sie vers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church with Msgr. Kevin McCoy ...

JEAN ALICE GEMBERLING

LAKE CITY — Jean Alice Gemberling, 87, died Friday, October 6, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa following a brief illness. A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at the United Methodist Church in Lanesboro with Pastor Lorinda Hoover ...

BETTY L. BRAIN

FARNHAMVILLE — Betty L. Brain, 75, of Farnhamville died Sunday, October 8, 2017, at her home. Her wishes were to be cremated. A private family burial will be at a later date. Palmer and Sons Funeral Home, Gowrie is serving the family. Betty is survived by her husband, Morry of ...

MARY LOU JONDLE

Mary Lou Jondle, 82, went peacefully into the arms of the Lord September 5, 2017 at her home in Port Townsend, WA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, October 14, 2017 with Rev. Patrick Behm officiating at Corpus Christi Church. Burial will take place in Elkhorn Township ...

HELEN M. JOHNSON

AMES — Helen M (Heisman) Johnson of Ames, formerly of Callender, IA. passed away surrounded by family October 6, 2017. A visitation will be held Monday October 9, 2017 at First United Methodist Church in Ames, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Funeral service will follow the visitation at 1:30 ...

KAREN K. VAUDT

LAURENS — Karen K. Vaudt, age 73, of Laurens, passed away on Friday, October 6, 2017, at the Pocahontas Community Hospital in Pocahontas, Iowa. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 12, 2017, at the Powers Funeral Home in Laurens, Iowa, with Pastor Paul Hoyt officiating. ...

REV. JOSEPH NOONEY

Rev. Joseph Nooney, 94, of Fort Dodge passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at the Marian Home in Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at Sacred Heart Church with Most Reverend Bishop R. Walker Nickless officiating, the Mass of Christian Burial. A ...

JOAN L. FARRELL

CHARITON — Services for Joan L. Farrell is 11 a.m., Tuesday at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Chariton. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Monday at the Fielding Funeral Home in Chariton. www.fieldingfuneralhomes.com

MICHAEL HOLLINGSHEAD

EAGLE GROVE — A Celebration of Life is 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at the Barn Shelter at Briggs Woods Park, 2490 Briggs Woods Trail in Webster City. www.ewingfh.com

JEAN ALICE GEMBERLING

LAKE CITY — Jean Alice Gemberling, 87, died Friday, October 6, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lampe Funeral Home, Lake City.

RAYMOND E. KORF

POMEROY — Raymond E. Korf, age 88, of Pomeroy, Iowa passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the Accura Health Care Center in Pomeroy, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 9, 2017, at the St. John Lutheran Church in Pomeroy, Iowa with Pastor Tom Hagen ...

PATRICIA (PATTY) BRISTOW

October 30, 1956 - September 29, 2017 Patty Bristow nee Scobba lived a life filled with laughter and sugar and shopping and dogs. She took pleasure in simple things and shared that joy with the rest of us through unexpected gifts and endless bars and cookies. She made friends with ...

BRADY J. AHLSTROM

DAKOTA CITY — Brady J. Ahlstrom, 12, of Dakota City, passed away September 24, 2017 as the result of an automobile accident. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Monday, October 9, 2017 at Oak Hill Church. Visitation is from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the church. The Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home of ...

MARY THILGES

HUMBOLDT — Service is Noon on Saturday Oct. 7 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Humboldt. Visitation is 10:00 AM until service time on Saturday at the church. Ubben-Lentz Funeral Home. www.ubben lentzfuneralhome.com

JULIE (GAHAN) BRANDAU

OSAGE — Celebration of Life Service is 11 a.m. Monday at Eden Presbyterian Church, rural Rudd. Visitation is 10–11 a.m. at the church. www.champion-bucheit funeralhome.com