Obituaries

ELLEN E. SCHORZMANN

DAKOTA CITY — Ellen E. Schorzmann, 82, of Dakota City, passed away at her home surrounded by family on Sunday, May 12, 2019. She is survived by her children, LaRae (Alan) Peder­sen, Steven Schorzmann, Leslie Renken-McNeill, Todd (Pam) Schorzmann, Lisa (Pat) Black, 11 grandchildren, 11 ...

PAMELA PINGEL

CALLENDER — Pamela Pingel, 60, of Callender passed away Monday, May 13, 2019 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Services are pending with Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

ELEANOR HILDMAN

ALGONA — Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m., Friday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Thursday at Oakcrest of Algona. www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com

ZOLA DAMM

SAC CITY — Funeral Mass will be 11a.m., Thursday, St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Sac City. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service at the church. Burial is Friday at 10am, St. Bernard’s Cemetery in Breda.

RONALD D. RUBENDALL

FONDA — Graveside services will be 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Cedar Cemetery Fonda. Visitation will be 9-11 a.m., Thursday, United Church of Christ, Fonda. www.fratzkejensen.com

NORMAN AND BARBRA GANGSTEAD

A graveside prayer service honoring Norman and Barbra Gangstead will be held May 25th, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Goldfield Cemetery, Goldfield, IA. Following the service friends and family are invited to the Goldfield Cheese Mart for a “celebration of life” and lunch.

DARLENE HOGAN

Darlene R. Hogan, 54, of Fort Dodge passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at her home. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in the chapel of Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. Burial will be in Corpus Christi Cemetery. A visitation will ...

RANDY KRUG

ROCKWELL CITY — Randy Krug, age 62, of Rockwell City, passed away on May 11, 2019 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. A Memorial Visitation will be held at the Historic Bruce Funeral Home in Fort Dodge on Wednesday May 15th from 4 - 7 pm with a time of sharing at 6:30 ...

DIANE STEPHENSON

Diane Marie Stephenson passed away Saturday, May 11th, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge surrounded by her husband and 3 children. Visitation will be Monday May 13 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt. Funeral Services will be Tuesday, May 14th at ...

ELLEN CAQUELIN

WOOLSTOCK — Services are 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the United Methodist Church, Eagle Grove. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove. www.foustfh.com

DENNIS GARDNER

Dennis Gardner, 77, of Fort Dodge passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Fort Dodge Health and Rehabilitation. His wishes were to donate his body to the University of Iowa. Services are pending with Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

GARY L. HOVELAND

KANAWHA — Services are 10:30 AM May 16 at Kanawha United Methodist Church. Visitation is 5 to 7 PM May 15, Ewing Funeral Home. www.ewingfh.com

ROBERT E. (BOB) JOHANSON

BADGER — Robert E. (Bob) Jo­han­son of Kansas City, MO, passed away April 22, 2019. Bob was born March 28, 1930, on a farm near Bad­ger, Iowa to Naomi Davis and Swedish immigrant, Samuel Johanson. As a child he attended Blossom Hill, a one room school near Badger Bob graduated ...

DIANE M. STEPHENSON

OTHO — Diane M. Stephenson, 64 of Otho, passed away on Saturday morning, May 11, 2019 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. Among survivors is her husband, Harl. Visitation will be on Monday, May 13th from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral & Cremation ...

WILLIAM “BILL” KIRK and DENNIS KIRK

ROCKWELL CITY – William “Bill” Kirk 84, was born Jan. 30, 1932 and died July 10, 2016. Preceded in death by his mother, father and his sister. Followed to rest by his son Dennis Kirk. Survivors include 2 sons Daryl Kirk, Justin Krof; brother Elden Kirk; and several cousins. Dennis ...

LORIE PARKS

Lorie Parks, 79, formerly of Manson, died on Fri. May 10, 2019, at Trinity Regional Hospital. A memorial service will be held on Wed May 15 at 11:00 a.m. at Northridge Apartments, 2805 6th Ave. N., Ft. Dodge. Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.larsonweishaar.com

MELVIN “FRITZ” VON BANK

ALGONA — Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the church. www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com

GERALD “JERRY” E. BAILEY

BELMOND— Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM at Ewing Funeral Home, 111 Luick’s Lane South in Belmond. www.ewingfh.com

WALTER “COACH” LAFOLLETTE

Walter “Coach” LaFollette, 97, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Journeys Memory Care Neigh­bor­hood of Friendship Haven. Services will be 10:30 a.m., on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at the Tompkins Celebration Center at Friendship Haven. Burial will be in North ...

ERNEST RAYMOND JOHNSON JR.

DUNCOMBE — Ernest Raymond Johnson Jr., 87, of Dun­combe, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Southfield Wellness Community in Webster City. A celebration of life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Burial will be ...