Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 18 Apr 2014 12:02:51 EDTFri, 18 Apr 2014 12:02:51 EDT HALVERSONhttp://www.messengernews.net GROVE - Joseph Iner Halverson, the son of John and Inga (Twedt) Halverson, was born December 15, 1925, in Eagle Grove, Iowa. He was raised and educated in the area of his birth "Eagle Grove Class of 1944.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTMICHAEL BOCKhttp://www.messengernews.net Bock, 71, of Fort Dodge, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Funeral services are pending at the Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Fort Dodge.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTCONNIE M. O'BRIENhttp://www.messengernews.net - Connie M. O'Brien, 81, of Duncombe, passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at her home. Services are pending. The Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family.<p align="center"><a href="http://www.laufersweilerfuneralhome.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTVIOLA MAE HOLCKhttp://www.messengernews.net - Service is 10:30 a.m. Monday at United Methodist Church, Britt. Visitation is 3-5 p.m. Sunday at Ewing Funeral Chapel, Britt. <a href=''>www.ewingfh.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTBILL DEGENhttp://www.messengernews.net - Service is 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Friday at the church. Oakcrest Funeral Services.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT