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Obituaries

HYLA SCHRADER

BRITT — Graveside service is 1 p.m. Oct. 13, 2020 Evergreen Cemetery in Britt. Those in attendance will be asked to follow social distancing guidelines. www.ewingfh.com

DARON J. KOEHLER

Daron J. Koehler, 51, of Fort Dodge, died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Arrangements have been entrusted with Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

AUDREY EARLES

BRITT — Graveside service is 10 a.m. Monday, October 12, 2020, at Evergreen Cemetery in Britt. Those in attendance will be asked to follow social distancing guidelines. www.ewingfh.com

LINDA D. BERTE

Linda D. Berte, 73, of Fort Dodge passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Trinity Regional Medical Center. A Celebration of Life will be 2:30 PM Monday, October 12, 2020 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery with military honors provided by the ...

CARL RUSSELL

Carl Edward Russell, age 96, passed away September 11, 2020, at his home in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas. He was born December 21, 1923 in St. Louis, Missouri, to Mildred Lavon (Sidman) Russell. A graduate of Fort Dodge (Iowa) High School, Carl favored sports and music. On the stage of the ...

“BUD” DUANE PANNKUK

“Bud” Duane Pannkuk 89 years old, went to heaven on 09/12/20 from prostate cancer in Sparta, WI. A celebration of life will be held on 10/10/20 11:00 am at Harvest Baptist Church, with a luncheon to follow at 2622 Lainson Ave Otho, IA 50569.

DR. GENE W. HOLTORF

Dr. Gene W. Holtorf, 91, a longtime Fort Dodge dentist, died Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. At his request no services will be held. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

MARJEAN GUDERIAN

POCAHONTAS — Private graveside services will be held at Summit Hill Cemetery on Oct. 8, 2020. Powers Funeral Home in Pocahontas, Iowa, is handling the arrangements. www.PowersFH.net

JOYCE M. RORK

Joyce M. Rork, 83, of Otho passed away on October 4, 2020 at her home. Funeral services will be on Friday October 9th at 10:30 AM in the Chapel of Laufer­sweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Chad Halbach officiating. Burial will follow at Holaday Creek Cemetery, near Coalville. A ...

KAREN E. JOHNSON

Karen E. Johnson, 78, of Fort Dodge, died Monday, October 5, 2020, at UnityPoint — Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, October 10, at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Andrea Kraushaar officiating. Interment will follow in Newark ...

MARY C. CARLSON

Mary C. Carlson, 79, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Thursday, October 1, 2020. Funeral services will be held on Saturday October 10th at 1:00 PM at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Moorland with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating the Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be in Our Lady of Good ...

JANICE PATTON

ALGONA — Invitation only funeral service is 10:30 a.m. Oct. 9, 2020 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Algona. Public visitation is 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday at Lentz Funeral Home in Algona. www.lentzfuneralhome.com

EDNA NORRIS

EAGLE GROVE — Visitation is 12-1 p.m. Thursday, and Memorial Services will be at 1 p.m. at Evangelical Lutheran Church, Eagle Grove. Wearing Masks and Social Distancing are required. www.foustfh.com

THOMAS YETMAR

Baby Thomas Yetmar was born and went to join the angels with his father in heaven on October 2, 2020. He was loved and cherished by his parents, Kyle and Kelsey Yetmar during his short time on this earth. Thomas will be missed dearly by his brothers, Jack and David; his grandparents, Keith ...

SOPHIA CHRISTENSEN

HUMBOLDT — Sophia Christensen, 90, of Humboldt, passed away on Thursday evening on October 1, 2020, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice House in Fort Dodge. Funeral arrangements are pending. Mason-Lindhart Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family. www.masonlindhart.com

BRUCE L. KIRCHHOFF

HUMBOLDT — Bruce L. Kirchhoff, 76, of Humboldt, passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2020, at his home. He is survived by his wife Sandy, children Tammy (Chad) Kuker and Tiffany Clay, sister Beverly (Marv) Albaugh, brother Leon (Mary) Kirchhoff and sister-in-law Bert Kirchhoff, grandchildren ...

LAVONNE L. BENNA

POCAHONTAS — LaVonne L. Benna, age 91, of Pocahontas, Iowa, passed away Monday, October 5, 2020, at the Pocahontas Manor Care Center in Pocahontas, Iowa. Funeral Services are 10:30 A.M., Thursday, October 8, 2020, at the St. Peter Lutheran Church in Pocahontas with Pastor John Mayer ...

JOYCE M. RORK

Joyce M. Rork, 83, of Otho passed away on October 4, 2020 at her home. Funeral services will be on Friday October 9th at 10:30 AM in the Chapel of Lauferweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Chad Halbach officiating. Burial will follow at Holaday Creek Cemetery, near Coalville. A ...

MATTHEW LINGREEN and JACQUALYN LINGREEN

Matthew F. & Jacqualyn A. “Jackie” Lingreen died Thursday, September 17, 2020 at their home. A private family Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Corpus Christi Cemetery. A private visitation ...

MABEL B. HORN

Mabel B. Horn, age 100, formerly of Fort Dodge, was peacefully called to her heavenly home on September 23, 2020 at Westbridge Assisted Living in Wheaton, IL. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 10, 2020, at St. Paul Lutheran Church (Chapel), 400 South 13th ...