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Obituaries

MARTHA MAE HARGRAVE

Martha Mae Randall Hargrave, 84, passed away March 1, 2021. She was born on a farm to Roy and Ruby Claude Randall on March 13, 1936. She was the oldest of 6 siblings. Surviving family members are brothers Melvin Randall, Gary and Phillis Randall and husband Ron Hargrave. She was preceded ...

LAVONNE ‘NUMPY’ NELSON

LaVonne “Numpy” M. Nelson, 80, of Fort Dodge died on Monday, March 1, 2021, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 4, 2021, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge with a visitation from 9-10:30 a.m. Thursday also at Grace ...

THOMAS D. BENGE

ROLFE — Thomas D. Benge, age 72, of Rolfe, passed away on Friday, February 19, 2021, at the Pocahontas Manor in Pocahontas, Iowa. Come and go memorial gathering will be Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM at the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rolfe, Iowa. Powers Funeral Home ...

PAULETTE BRIDGES

DOWS — Funeral services are 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Morgan Bradford United Methodist Church, 569 100th St., in Dows. Visitation is 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the church. www.ewingfh.com

JOY WEBSTER

WAUKEE — Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Sac City. Visitation is one hour prior to service at the church. Farber & Otteman Funeral Home in charge. www.farberotteman.com

STEVE LARSON

Steve Larson, 69, of Fort Dodge, died February 28, 2021, at Trinity Regional Medical Center. Services are pending at Gunderson Funeral Home.

MARK E. BROWN

Mark E. Brown passed away unexpectedly in Sioux Falls, SD, on February 16, 2021. He was 58 years old. Mark was the 5th son born to Walter and Noreen Brown at Mercy Hospital in Fort Dodge. A funeral mass will be 11:00 AM Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Holy Trinity Church. A visitation will be ...

DANIEL W. MCLOUD

Daniel W. McLoud, 85, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2021, in Winder, Georgia. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 4, 2021, at Laufersweiler Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery with military rites presented by the VFW Post ...

WAYNE O’TOOL

Wayne W. O’Tool, 83, of Fort Dodge, died Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Trinity Regional Medical Center. A visitation will be held 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be 11:00 am Wednesday at Holy Trinity Church. Masks ...

LOVETTA ‘BEA’ WHITE

JANESVILLE, WI — Lovetta “Bea” M. White, 79, passed away at her home on Friday, February 26, 2021. She was born October 6, 1941, in Blairsburg, IA. She graduated from Ft. Dodge High School in Ft Dodge, IA. Before retirement Bea worked in the Register of Deeds Office. Bea was a lady ...

FLORENCE ‘DELORES’ STURM

BELMOND — Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, at Ewing Funeral Home, 111 Luick’s Lane South in Belmond. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. www.ewingfh.com

IRENE PETERSEN

ALGONA — Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Algona. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church’s Life Center. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

BERNARD CRITZ

PALMER — Bernard Critz, 92, died at his home in Palmer on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Mar. 4, at 2:00 P.M. at Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home in Manson, with visitation from 1:00 until the time of service. www.larsonweishaar.com

RUTH PETERSON

On February 20, 2021 Ruth Elaine Peterson passed away on the family’s Century Farm at the age of 88. She was reunited with her husband in heaven because as a young girl she accepted Christ as her Savior. Ruth was born to Rev. George and Freda (Haines) Bates in Ashtabula, Ohio on August ...

HOWARD BORMANN

ALGONA – Private funeral mass is 11 a.m. March 2 at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, St. Joseph. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. March 1st at the church. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

BERNARD CRITZ

PALMER–Bernard Critz, 92, died at his home in Palmer on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021. Services are pending at Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home in Manson. www.larsonweishaar.com

ANNA MILLER

Anna Kathryne Miller, 91, of Manson, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 25, 2021, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge, IA. A private family funeral service and burial will be held on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Manson, IA. ...

MICHAEL DORNATH

EAGLE GROVE – Services for Michael Dornath, 60, of Eagle Grove will be 2 p.m. March 4 at Foust Funeral Home, Eagle Grove. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. March 3 at the funeral home.

RAY STANLEY

Raymond Stanley, 81, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Services will be 10:00 AM Saturday, February 27, 2021 at the First Presbyterian Church in Fort Dodge. The funeral will be live-streamed from the ...

JANET ANDERSON

JOHNSTON — Janet Marie Anderson, age 79, passed away on February 23, 2021, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, surrounded by her family. She was born on September 22, 1941, in Gowrie, Iowa, where she grew up on a farm driving tractors and shucking corn. She graduated from Harcourt High School ...