Merton L. “Stub” Jessen,
Merton L. “Stub” Jessen, 90 of Le Mars, Iowa, formerly of Merrill, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at the Brentwood Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Le Mars. Rev. Greg Gabriel will officiate. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill with military honors provided by Oleson - Halweg American Legion Post #125 of Merrill. Visitation will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2013 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present from 6-8 p.m. with a prayer service scheduled at 7:00 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the funeral service on Saturday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.