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Obituaries

MARVIN P. COON

FARNHAMVILLE — Marvin P. Coon, 85, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, Lake City. Funeral services will be 10:30 am Saturday, October 6, 2018, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Farnhamville with Pastor J. K. Raether officiating. Burial will follow in ...

GABRIEL “GABE” BLASKOVICH

LOHRVILLE —­ Gabriel “Gabe” Blaskovich, 70, passed unexpectedly, but peacefully on his childhood farm on Saturday, September 29, 2018. A funeral prayer service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 5 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lake City. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on ...

PAUL A. NESLER

ROCKWELL CITY — Paul A. Nesler 75, of Sergeant Bluff, Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City. Burial of casket will be at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday until service time.

SHIRLEY ANN HABERHMEHL

Services will be 2 p.m., Saturday, Branson United Methodist Church, Branson, MO. Burial will be at a later date at North Lawn Cemetery, Fort Dodge. www.cremationsofthe ozarks.com

MATTHEW GRADY

Services are 2 p.m., Thursday, at Laufesweiler-Sievers Funeral Home. A visitation will be 12-2 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. www.laufersweilerfuneralhome.com

CIARA LOUX

EAGLE GROVE — Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Friday, at Evangelical Lutheran Church, Eagle Grove. Visitation is 5-7 p.m., Thursday, at Foust Funeral Home. www.foustfh.com

DENNIS WALTER SHEKER

Dennis Walter Sheker, 79, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2018, at Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. The funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Gunderson Funeral Chapel. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, ...

VIOLET EILEEN SCHOETTMER

DUNCOMBE — Violet Eileen Schoettmer, 94, of Duncombe, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at the Crestview Care Center in Webster City. Funeral services will 10:00 a.m. Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. Burial will follow at ...

JAMES LYNCH

James Lynch, 61, of Fort Dodge, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Services are pending with Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

PAUL NESLER

ROCKWELL CITY — Paul Nesler, 75, of Sergeant Bluff, formerly of Ankeny and Rockwell City, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at Floyd Place in Sergeant Bluff. Funeral services are pending at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City.

DARLENE M. (NICOLET) WONSMOS

BELMOND — Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul Lutheran Church. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Ewing Funeral Home. www.ewingfh.com

KATHY LIZER

GOWRIE — Kathy Lizer, 64, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at her home. Palmer Funeral Home, Gowrie, is in charge of the arrangements.

JOSEPH MCBRIDE

Joseph W. McBride, 86, of Fort Dodge, went to be with his heavenly father on Sept. 29, 2018. Born and raised in Fort Dodge, Joe and his wife of 66 years, Betty, made their home here after his 23-year service to the United States Air Force. He is survived by his wife, Betty, along with ...

MARY BACAN

Funeral Service for Mary Bacan, 72, of Fort Dodge will be Wed­nesday, October 3, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at the Historic Bruce Funeral Home in Fort Dodge. Burial will be in St. Olaf Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday 1 pm until time of service. She died September 30, 2018 at Friendship Haven. ...

ALAN ANDERSON

ALEXANDER — Memorial services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ewing Funeral Home in Belmond. Burial will be at 10 AM Tuesday. Memorial visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. www.ewingfh.com

MARTHA ANNE BAUMER

Martha Anne (Marfie) Baumer, 88, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tuesday, Sept 25, 2018 at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital after a short bout with pneumonia. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at Gunderson Funeral Home. Visitation will be at 12:30 ...

ROGER JOHNSON

Private services for Roger Johnson, 81, of Harcourt, will be held at a later date. Roger died Saturday, September 29, 2018, at his home.

ROY BERNARD WELLS

Roy Bernard Wells, 90, of Houston, Texas, passed away on Fri­day, January 5, 2018, at Brook­dale Will­ow­brook Place in Hous­ton, Texas. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, October 5th, 2018, at Laufers­weiler-Sievers Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Fort ...

MARJORIE MCCLURE PITTMAN

Febru­ary 28, 1933 — June 3, 2018 Marjorie Maude McClure Pittman, our adventurous mother, sister, and friend, had a stroke and died 17 days later in her home with her two daughters by her side. She leaves us a lifetime of memories of the things she loved-penning long letters, ...

JOHN R. DANIELS

BRITT — Service is 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the United Methodist Church in Britt. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Monday at Ewing Funeral Home in Britt and one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. www.ewingfh.com