Obituaries

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.

NEAL FISH

GOWRIE — Neal V. Fish 82, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Pearl Valley Rehab and Nursing Home in Gowrie. Palmer Funeral Home, Gowrie is in charge of arrangements.

ROGER WEPEL

EAGLE GROVE — Roger Wepel, 76, of Eagle Grove, died Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 11, 2018 at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center with Pastor Greg Davidson officiating. Burial will follow ...

MAXINE THOMAS

Maxine Thomas, 101, of Fort Dodge died June 4, 2018. Graveside services will be held August 8, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Six­teen Ceme­tery, What Cheer, Iowa with her grandson Jack Thomas officiating. No other services will be held. Maxine Thomas was born December 4. 1916 in Dedham, Iowa ...

NORMAN ASWEGAN

HARDY — Norman W. Aswegan, 64, of Hardy, passed away June 5, 2018 at his home. Funeral services will be 11 am Satur­day, June 9, 2018 at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Humboldt. Visitation is from 4-7 p.m. Friday at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt. Burial will be in ...

DARRELL WILLIAMS

DAYTON — Darrell D. Williams, 82, passed away Tues­day, June 5, 2018 at Stratford Specialty Care, Strat­ford, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Saturday, June 9th at First Covenant Church, 201 Ave. H in Fort Dodge, with Pastor Allan Redenius officiating. Burial will be ...

ELDRED “SALLY” McCUBBIN

TWIN LAKES — Eldred “Sally” McCubbin, 92, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at the Eufaula Manor in Eufaula, Oklahoma. Graveside services will be at a later date at the Cedar Township Cemetery, Rinard. Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City is serving the family.

DON WELLINGTON

SAC CITY — Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Monday St. Mary Catholic Church, Sac City. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at church. Farber and Otteman Funeral Home, Sac City, in charge.

THERESA “TERRI” HOLTSCHLAG

QUINCY, IL — Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of St. Peter. Celebration of Theresa’s life is Saturday from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at The Ambiance. Visitation is Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Duker and Haugh funeral home, Quincy, IL. www.dukerandhaugh.com.

ALEX “BEANZ” DENCKLAU

On June 14, 1991, a son was born to Jennie and Brian Dencklau; after having four daughters, they were happy to have a son. This son died, Monday, May 28, 2018, saving the love of his life, Mika. Alex met his match in his wife, Mika. The two married at Sacred Heart Church in Fort Dodge on ...