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Obituaries

HARVEY “BEN” BJORNSON

HUMBOLDT — Harvey “Ben” Bjornson, 92 of Humboldt, passed away on Wednesday morning, November 20, 2018 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Visitation will be from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 22nd at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt and from 9:30 a.m. ...

GENEVIEVE F. THOMASON

EAGLE GROVE — Services will be held on Monday at 1:30 p.m. at Samuel Lutheran Church in Eagle Grove with visitation from 12:30 to service time at the church. www.foustfh.com

DONALD JOHNSON

Donald Johnson, 96, of Fort Dodge died Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Services are pending with Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

ADRA FABER

ALGONA — Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Algona. Visitation is 9:30 a.m. until time of service, Monday, First United Methodist Church, Algona. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

SHIRLEY FISCHER

CARNARVON — Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, Carnarvon. Visitation is 5-7 p.m., Friday, Farber & Otteman Funeral Home, Lake View. www.farberotteman.com

STEVEN SCHINDLER

Funeral is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church. Visitation is Sunday 3-6:30 p.m at the church. Oakcrest Funeral Services. www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com.

JOYCE LAMAAK

SAC CITY — Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Farber & Otteman Funeral Home, Sac City. Visitation is 10-11 a.m., Monday, Farber & Otteman Funeral Home, Sac City. www.farberotteman.com

RAY C. MORTENSEN

Ray C. Mortensen, age 95, of Fort Dodge, Iowa formerly of Alta, Iowa died on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Friendship Haven in Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be held on Satur­day, Nov­ember 23, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Fratz­ke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will ...

VESTA ANN FREESE

LAKE VIEW — Memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, First Congregational UCC, Lake View. Visitation is Monday 5–8 p.m., Farber & Otteman Funeral Home in Lake View.

JAMES A. FITZGERALD

POCAHONTAS — James A. Fitzgerald, 84, of Pocahontas, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at his home in Pocahontas with family by his side. Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, November 25, 2019, at the Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Fr. ...

HARVEY “BEN” BJORNSON

HUMBOLDT — Harvey “Ben” Bjornson, 92 of Humboldt, passed away on Wednesday morning, November 20, 2019, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. He is survived by his children, Mike (Pam) Bjornson, Marcia (Dr. Mark) Ecker, Dr. Beth Bjornson (Gary Visser), Cheryl (Dr. Doug) Yanik ...

LOUISA F. RIPPERGER

ROLFE — Louisa F. Ripperger, 93, of Des Moines, formerly of Bradgate, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at the Taylor Hospice House in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m, Saturday, November 23, 2019 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rolfe, Iowa, with Pastor Don ...

ROBERT H. ONNEN

ROCKWELL CITY — Robert H. Onnen 90, passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at the Sunny Knoll Care Centre. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at the United Methodist Church, Rockwell City. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. Monday at the church until service time. ...

PATRICIA “PAT” R. MARTIN

CLARE — Patricia “Pat” R. Martin, 89, of Clare, passed away on Tues­day, November 19, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society Center, Manson. Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 22nd , at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Manson with Rev. Lynn Bruch officiating ...

DALE DEIMEL

KNIERIM — Dale Deimel, 93, died Nov. 18, 2019. Services Sat. Nov. 23 at 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church at Knierim with visitation one hour prior. www.larsonweishaar.com

GLENN “JUNE BUG” PRATT JR.

Glenn “June Bug” Pratt Jr., 78, of Fort Dodge died Monday, November 18, 2019 at Fort Dodge Villa Care Center. He was happily married to his wife, Mary, for over 55 years. Glenn was survived by his wife, Mary; daughter, Kelly; son, Tracy; and grandchildren, Mack, Drew, Madisen, and Alex. He ...

TIMREK W. “TIM” ANDERSON

Timrek W. “Tim” Anderson, 60, of Fort Dodge, died Sunday, November 17, 2019, at his home. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 23, at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel. Family interment will follow the service. Tim is survived by his siblings, Donald Anderson, Apache Junction, ...

RUTH BOECKMAN

WALL LAKE — Mass of the Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wall Lake. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., Thursday night, St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wall Lake with a rosary service at 7 p.m.

RAY MORTENSEN

ALTA — Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home, Storm Lake. The family will greet friends Saturday from 10 a.m. until service time at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake.

GLORIA M. LARSON

BADGER — Gloria M. Larson, 88, of Badger, died Sunday, November 17, 2019, at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines. A service honoring Gloria’s life will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 22, at Rolling Hills Community Church with the Rev. David Barton officiating. Interment will follow ...