Virgil L. Brockel

Virgil L. Brockel, 97, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at the Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen, Iowa. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 28, 2020 at the Presbyterian United Church of Christ in Le Mars. Masks and social distancing will be required. Rev. Jan Christensen will officiate. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Wasmer Post #241 of the American Legion will conduct military honors. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 27, 2020 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present to greet friends from 4-6 p.m. with a prayer service at 6:00 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the funeral service on Monday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Leone M. Dewey

Leone M. Dewey, 96 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at the Akron Care Center. Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron with Pastor Steve Jewett officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family present will be from 9:00 a.m. until the service time at the funeral home. Social distancing is required and masks are recommended. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. During these difficult times of COVID 19, her family would prefer memorials to the Akron Care Center in lieu of flowers.

Randy Ruggles

Randy Ruggles, 66, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020 at his home in Le Mars surrounded by his family. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, September 25, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Pastor Clint Abbott, a classmate and close friend of Randy will officiate. Burial with military honors provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post 241 of Le Mars will be in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with social distancing will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Visitation will resume from 1:00 p.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

James “Jim” Mackey

James "Jim" Mackey, 73, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Thursday, September 17, 2020 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Visitation with the family present will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at the Le Mars Church of Christ.  Social distancing and wearing a mask is requested.  Interment will be in the Omaha National Cemetery in Omaha, Nebraska.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Ronnie G. “Huggy” Hargens

Ronnie G. “Huggy” Hargens, 62, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 21, 2020 at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home, Le Mars.   Rev. Shawn Brooks will officiate.  Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery, Le Mars.  Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 20 with the family present from 5-7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at the funeral home. Visitation will also be one hour prior to the service on Monday. Masks and social distancing is appreciated.  The family has asked friends and family to wear black and gold attire in honor of Huggy’s love for the Hawkeyes. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Ashely L. (Clausen) Wilson

Ashely L. (Clausen) Wilson, 28, of Anthon passed away Tuesday September 15, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 19, 2020 at Salem Lutheran Church, rural Correctionville, IA. Visitation will be Friday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., with family present during this time and Prayer service at 7:00 p.m. all at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. There will be visitation one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Piersen “Pete” Vander Plaats

Piersen “Pete” Vander Plaats, age 77, of Sioux Center, Iowa died Monday, September 14, 2020 at Royale Meadows Care Center in Sioux Center, Iowa. A private immediate family funeral service will be held Friday, September 18, 2020 at Covenant Christian Reformed Church in Sioux Center with Pastor Joel Kok officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Sioux Center, IA. The funeral service will be live streamed on Covenant Christian Reformed Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/Covenant-CRC-520064914738965/live A public visitation without family present will be Thursday, September 17th from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Memorial Funeral Home of Sioux Center, IA. In lieu of flowers, the family wish to have memorials be directed to Dordt University in Sioux Center, IA.

Hyla Olson

Hyla Olson, 81 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020 at the Akron Care Center. Funeral Service will be 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron with Pastor Eric Alm officiating. Social distancing and masks are required. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., with family present from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Social distancing and masks are required.  Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

David ‘Bud’ Lias

David 'Bud' Lias, 86 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at Unity Point - St. Luke's Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are with Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Shirley I. Jensen

Shirley I. Jensen, 89 of Kingsley, passed away, Monday, September 7, 2020 at MercyOne Hospital in Sioux City, IA. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, September 14, 2020 at Rohde Funeral Home, Kingsley with Rev. Robert Blair of Congregational United Church of Christ officiating. Burial will be Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with family present at the Rohde Funeral Home, Kingsley. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Kevin W. Pfaffle

Kevin W. Pfaffle, 58 of Remsen, passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at his residence, rural Remsen. A private family funeral service will be held Friday, September 11, 2020 at First Lutheran Church, Kingsley, IA, with burial at Kingsley Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com

Shirley Pauline Waag

Shirley Pauline Waag, 84, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020 at the Alcester Care and Rehab Center in Alcester, South Dakota. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Bernie De Boer

Bernard Louis “Bernie” De Boer, 97, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at Accura Healthcare in Le Mars. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the Mauer Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Rev. Chris Meier of St. Johns Lutheran Church in Le Mars will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the Mauer Johnson Funeral Home. The family will be present to greet friends from 5-7 p.m. Visitation will resume at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Betty Rolfes

Betty Rolfes, 83, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Friday, September 4, 2020 at her home near Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Pastor Mike Hulinsky from the Le Mars Bible Church will officiate. Social distancing will be required. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present and practicing social distancing will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. There will be a Prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Wednesday at the funeral home. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Keith Kilker

Keith Kilker, 49, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at Unity Point Health in Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral services will be Friday, September 11, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Le Mars. Rev. Chris Meier will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will start at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 10 with the family present from 5-7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at St. Johns Lutheran Church. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the funeral service. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com  

Pauline Marie Bonderson

Pauline Marie (Groth) Bonderson, 91, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 11, 2020 at All Saints Catholic Parish, St. James Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present to greet friends from 5-7 p.m. with a Rosary at 5:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to Mass on Friday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Margaret A. Teter

Margaret A. Teter, 80 of Sioux City passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Holy Spirit Retirement Home in Sioux City, IA. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 5, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Kingsley, IA with masks & social distancing required. Burial will be at St. Michael Catholic Cemetery, Kingsley, IA with lunch and fellowship to follow at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. There will be a Rosary at 4:30 p.m. Friday, with a visitation from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with the family present, and a Scripture service at 7:00 p.m. all at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Carolyn Garner

Carolyn Garner, 60 of Pierson passed away unexpectedly Thursday, August 27, 2020 at her residence in Pierson, IA. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at Rock Solid Assembly Church in LeMars, IA. Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Tonya Sue (Risinger) Bruscher

Tonya Sue (Risinger) Bruscher, 29, of Brunsville, Iowa passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2020 following a motor vehicle accident near Jefferson, South Dakota. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Rev. Shawn Brooks will officiate. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home. The family will be present from 5-7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the funeral home on Thursday prior to the service. Expressions of sympathy may be directly through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Richard Taylor

"The family of Richard Taylor would like to invite all friends of Rich to join them in a celebration of life. Richard passed away on March 30, 2020. Richard's celebration of life will be on August 29, 2020 at the Corner Cafe in Brunsville, IA. The gathering will begin at 3:00 pm. Friends and family are encouraged to come and share their cherished memories and stories of Rich, who was loved by so many."

Matthew Heeren

Matthew Heeren, 35 of rural Akron, passed away from an ATV accident on Sunday, August 23, 2020. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at Union Creek Lutheran Church. Due to social distancing guidelines, the service will be held outside and behind the church. Seating will be limited, please bring a lawn chair for the service. Visitation with family present will begin at 3:00 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m., on Monday, August 31, 2020 at the church. The visitation will also be held outside of the church to follow social distancing guidelines. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home of Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Robert “Rob” Hughes

Robert "Rob" Hughes, 52, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. Celebration of Life Service will be at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Pastor Susan Juilfs of Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron will officiate. Visitation with the family present with social distancing will be from 2:00 p.m. until service time on Saturday at the funeral home. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.  

Diane Franzen

Diane Franzen, 83, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Monday, August 24, 2020 at Unity Point Health – St. Luke’s in Sioux City after a brief illness. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 29, 2020 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Reverend Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. Social distancing and wearing a mask are required. Private family burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 28, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. There will be a Parish Rosary at 5:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Social distancing and wearing a mask are required. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars....

Orville Arthur Wiese

Orville Arthur Wiese, 70, of Kenesaw, Nebraska passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at his home. Services will be Friday, August 28, 2020 at 11 am at the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Kenesaw with Pastor Paul Duffy officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, August 27, 2020 from 5 pm to 7 pm, with family present at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Kenesaw. A second service will be held Monday, August 31, 2020 at 10 am at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, IA. Reverend Steven Stoll will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City, Iowa. Arrangements in Nebraska are with the Apfel Funeral Home in Kenesaw. Local arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Jill L. Bakken

Jill L. Bakken, 71, of Sioux City, passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, August 22, at her residence in Sioux City, IA. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 28, 2020 at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA with Rev. Ken Kraft officiating. There will be a visitation Thursday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with the family present during this time at Rohde Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Ethel Renken

Ethel Renken, 85, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Sunday, August 23, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 28, 2020 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Le Mars. Reverend Chris Meier will officiate. The public is invited to attend, social distancing and wearing a mask required. Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. There will be a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Social distancing and wearing a mask required. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Friday at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Evon “Gus” Puetz

Evon “Gus” Puetz, 97, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Sunday, August 23, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 27, 2020 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Reverend Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. The public is invited to attend, social distancing and wearing a mask required. Services will be livestreamed at www.allsaintslemars.org. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. There will be a Knights of Columbus Rosary at 5:00 p.m. followed by a 4th Degree Chalice Service. There will be a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Social distancing and wearing a mask required. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Thursday at...

Rita Haack

Rita Haack, 93 of Sioux City, Iowa and formerly of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at her winter home in SanTan Valley, Arizona. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, September 5, 2020 at All Saints Parish – St. Joseph Catholic Church of Le Mars. Wearing a mask and social distancing are required. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the church. Arrangements are with Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Douglas Osterbuhr

Douglas Osterbuhr, 72, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Celebration of Life Service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Reverend Chris Meier from St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars will officiate. Military honors will be provided by the Heeren-McHale-Wilkens American Legion Post 724 of Brunsville, Iowa. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Ben Pratt

Ben Pratt, 98, of Kingsley, Iowa passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at Mercy One in Sioux City, Iowa.  Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at the New Life Baptist Church in Kingsley.  Pastor Ken Kraft will officiate.  Burial will follow at the Kingsley Cemetery.  Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the church on Tuesday.  Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

William “Bill” Puetz

William “Bill” Puetz, 84, of Merrill, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at Unity Point Health – St. Luke’s in Sioux City. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 24, 2020 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. James Church in Le Mars.  Reverend Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass.  Social distancing and wearing a mask will be required.  Burial with military honors provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post 241 of Le Mars will be at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars.  Visitation with the family present will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Monday at the church.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Expressions of sympathy can extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Janice K. (Mill) Anderson

Janice K. (Mill) Anderson, 86, of Hayward, WI, formerly of Pierson, IA, passed away Sunday, March 22, 20220 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, MN. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Kingsley Cemetery, Kingsley, IA with Pastor Tami Groth of Salem Lutheran Church officiating. Following the graveside service there will be a visitation with the family being present until 4:00 p.m. at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Jonathon T. Geitz

 Jonathon T. Geitz, 29, of Fort Dodge, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at Grace Lutheran Church in Le Mars. Rev. Bruce Jackson will officiate. Burial will take place at Fairview Cemetery in Wahpeton, North Dakota. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present from 5-7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the funeral service on Wednesday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Carol Jean Gengler

Carol Jean Gengler, 77 of Remsen, Iowa, passed away Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars, Iowa. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020 at Christ Lutheran Church LCMS in Remsen, with Pastor Garret Kasper officiating. Burial will follow at the St. Mary’s Cemetery in Remsen. Visitation with family present, keeping to social distancing restrictions will be 1 hour prior to the funeral on Wednesday at Christ Lutheran Church LCMS. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com

Robert Schroeder

Robert Schroeder, 87 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Friday, August 14, 2020 at Floyd Valley Hospital. A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at All Saints Parish – St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. Burial with the public invited will be at 9:45 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2020 at St. Catherine’s Cemetery in Oyens, Iowa. Visitation (with no family present, social distancing and masks required) will begin at 5:00 p.m. with a rosary at 7:00 p.m., all on Friday, August 21 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Shirley Ann Reilly

Shirley Ann Reilly, 82 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Monday, August 10, 2020, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, Iowa. A Private Funeral Service will be at Rexwinkel Funeral Home of Le Mars, Iowa. Burial will be Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation, with social distancing and masks required, will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, August 14, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Bonnie Blum

Bonnie Blum, 88, of Merrill, Iowa, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2020 at Unity Point Health – St. Luke’s in Sioux City. Celebration of Life Service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Merrill, Iowa. Social distancing and wearing a mask will be required. Brian Mullford will officiate. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery in Merrill. Visitation with the family present, practicing social distancing and wearing a mask, will be on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Wednesday at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.        

Ann C. Mosher

Ann C. Mosher, 66, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at Unity Point Health in Sioux City, Iowa. A Graveside Service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present to greet friends from 5-7 p.m. with a Rosary at 5:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Christopher A. Mennen

Christopher A. Mennen, 62, of Sanborn, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at Prairie View in Sanborn. A Graveside Service will take place at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. A gathering with friends will follow at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home Fellowship Room. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Dwayne Douvia

Dwayne Douvia, 88, of Remsen, Iowa passed away on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 at Floyd Valley Health Care in Le Mars, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen, IA with Father William McCarthy officiating, masks will be required in church. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Remsen, IA. Visitation with the family present, keeping to social distancing restrictions will be 5-7 p.m. Monday at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Visitation will resume 1 hour before the service on Tuesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com. Funeral will also be available to view on the website after the funeral.

Melvin Hitzemann

Melvin Hitzemann, 87, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at the Akron Care Center in Akron Graveside service will be at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Reverend Carla Nelson will officiate. Visitation with the family present at a time practicing social distancing and wearing a mask will be on Sunday, August 9, 2020 from 2:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m. at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Lois C. Krekow

Lois C. Krekow, 93, of rural Marcus, Iowa passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Orange City Area Health. A Celebration of Life service will take place at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus, Iowa. Rev. David Doellinger will officiate. Burial will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Marcus. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020 at the Earnest – Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus. The family will be present to greet friends from 5-7 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the service on Saturday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Joanne F. Anthony

Joanne F. Anthony, 93, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020 at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 6 with a Catholic Daughter’s Rosary at 4 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7 p.m., all at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home, Le Mars. Visitation will also be one hour before service time at the church on Friday. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Linda Kay (Gritzmaker) Kuiken

Linda Kay (Gritzmaker) Kuiken, 64, of Sibley, Iowa passed away unexpectedly at her home on Friday, July 24, 2020. A private Celebration of Life Service with Rev. Michel Okitakoyi Lundula of the United Methodist Church of Le Mars will take place on Monday. Friends are invited to attend a Graveside Service at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, July 27, 2020 at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. The Mauer Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa is assisting Lindas family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through  www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Dan Cronin

Dan Cronin, 65, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at his home near Le Mars. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, private family Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Oyens, Iowa. The services will be webcasted and uploaded to the funeral home’s website following the service. Reverend William McCarthy and Reverend Tim Hogan will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow in St. Catherine’s Catholic Cemetery in Oyens. Visitation with the family present, at a time practicing social distancing and wearing a mask, will be on Friday, July 24, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Elmer Frank Maass

Elmer Frank Maass, 96, of Remsen, Iowa, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars, Iowa. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 23, 2020 at Christ Lutheran Church LCMS in Remsen, with Pastor Garret Kasper officiating.  Burial will follow at the Remsen Community Cemetery.  Visitation with family present, keeping to social distancing restrictions will be Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.  Viewing will resume 1 hour prior to the funeral on Thursday at Christ Lutheran Church LCMS.  If you are unable to attend you may send Condolences and watch the funeral online at www.fischfh.com 

Marlene “Molly” Boever

Marlene “Molly” Boever, 78, of Le Mars, died July 17, 2020, at home in Le Mars. Private family graveside service will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at Calvary Cemetery in Sioux City, Iowa. Reverend Bruce Lawler will officiate. Visitation with social distancing and wearing a mask will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Arrangements are wit the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Darlene (Sitzmann) Koopman

Darlene (Sitzmann) Koopman, 93, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Friday, July 17, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars. Private Family Mass of Christian Burial will be on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Reverend Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present, practicing social distancing and wearing masks, will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. There will be a Catholic Daughters Rosary at 4:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Thomas “Tom” William Popken

Thomas “Tom” William Popken, 71, of Chandler, Arizona died peacefully at his home on Friday, June 26, 2020. Tom had been diagnosed with brain cancer in September 2019 and he battled bravely against it. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 1, 2020 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Akron. Father Paul Bormann will celebrate Mass with Deacon Richard Port assisting. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family present will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Daniel Lawrence Robinson,

Daniel Lawrence Robinson, 74, of Hinton, Iowa passed away July 11, 2020 after a brief battle with cancer at University of Nebraska Medical Center.  A Celebration of Life Service with social distancing will be held Friday, July 17, 2020 at 4pm at Trinity Lutheran Church, Hinton, IA. Family present with social distancing will be from 2-4 pm. A time of sharing and meal following funeral at Deer Run Golf Course in Hinton following service. All are welcome to attend. A private family burial service will take place at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery at a later date.
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