Marjorie A. Stewart

Marjorie A. Stewart, 90, of Kingsley passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Char-Mac Assisted Living in Lawton, Iowa. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at the Kingsley United Methodist Church. Rev. Michael Stevens will officiate. Burial will follow at Arlington Township Cemetery in Moville, Iowa. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017 at the Johnson-Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley. 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 Saturday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

James J. “Jim” Beck

  James J. “Jim” Beck, 94 years old, of Granville, IA, passed away on Monday, May 22, 2017, at Orange City Health System in Orange City, IA.             Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 26, 2017, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville with Rev. Terry Roder officiating.  Burial will be in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Granville.  Graveside military honors will be conducted by The Granville Veterans.  Visitation with family present will be from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at the church.  There will be a rosary at 5 p.m. By the Knights of Columbus and Catholic Order of Foresters and vigil prayer service at 7 p.m. all at the church in Granville.  Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.  Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

LuIda Abrahamson

LuIda Abrahamson,94, of Fort Collins, Colorado, formerly of Akron, Iowa passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Fort Collins. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, rural Elk Point, South Dakota. Reverend Steve Martens will officiate. Burial will follow in Brule Creek Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation with the family present will be from 12:00 p.m. until service time on Wednesday at he church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

LuIda Abrahamson

LuIda Abrahamson,94, of Fort Collins, Colorado, formerly of Akron, Iowa passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Fort Collins. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, rural Elk Point, South Dakota.  Reverend Steve Martens will officiate.  Burial will follow in Brule Creek Lutheran Cemetery.  Visitation with the family present will be from 12:00 p.m. until service time on Wednesday at he church.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Marilyn June Howe

Marilyn June Howe, 90, of Sioux City, formally of Hinton, IA passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017 at her residence following a brief illness.  Services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Calvary Lutheran Church with Rev. James Travis officiating.  Visitation with the family present will be Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 4-7:30 P.M. at Meyer Brothers Morningside Chapel. Online condolences may be given at www.meyerbroschapels.com.

Mrs. Velma Tesch

Mrs. Velma Tesch, 81 of Milford, Iowa, died Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Hawkeye Care Center in Milford.  Services will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2017, 11 a.m., at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji, Iowa.  Burial will be at Prarie View Cemetery in Paulina, Iowa.  Visitation will be Wednesday, May 24, 2017 after 5 p.m., with the family present from 5 til 7 p.m. at Turner Jenness Funeral Home of Milford.

Elroy De Boer

Elroy De Boer, 82, of Le Mars, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at his home.  Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Rejoice! Community Church in Le Mars.  Rev. Mike Metten will officiate.  Burial will follow at Plymouth Presbyterian Cemetery, rural Le Mars.  Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017 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 Friday.  Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Jerrold De Boer

Jerrold De Boer, 92, of Le Mars passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Rejoice! Community Church in Le Mars.  Rev. Mike Metten will officiate.  Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars.  Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017 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 Friday.  Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com  

Dolores R. Rozell

Dolores R. Rozell, 90 of Sioux City, Iowa and formerly of Akron, Iowa, passed away on May 19, 2017 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa. Memorial Service will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 26, 2017 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home. Visitation with the family present will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 26 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

James J. “Jim” Krogman

James J. “Jim” Krogman, 72, of Remsen, IA died Thursday, May 18 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 23 at St. Mary’s Church in Alton, IA with Rev. Terry Roder officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Alton. Graveside military honors will be conducted by Floyd Post 200 American Legion of Alton.  Visitation with family present will be 5-7 p.m. on Monday, May 22 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument of Remsen, IA. www.fischfh.com

Wilma Stibral

Wilma Stibral, 95, of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, formerly of Akron, Iowa passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Embassy Nursing and Rehab in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Pastor Susan Juilfs will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. Monday, May 22, 2017, with the family present after 5:00 p.m., and a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Visitation will resume from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Ellis E. Tucker

Ellis E. Tucker, 91 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on May 16, 2017 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa. Memorial Service will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 27, 2017 at the United Methodist Church in Akron. A private family burial will be held at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home of Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. The family asks that memorials be directed to the Akron Senior Center or Hospice of Siouxland.

Terry J. DeJong

Terry J. DeJong, 71, of Jefferson, SD, formerly of Kingsley, IA, passed away, Monday, May 15, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA. Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Visitation with the family present will be one hour prior to service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Kenneth “Ken” Kleihauer

Kenneth “Ken” Kleihauer, 86, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 15, 2017 at Grace Lutheran Church in Le Mars. Reverend Tim Geitz will officiate. Burial with military honors provided by Russell West American Legion Post 95 of Paullina, Iowa will be in West Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina. Visitation with the family present will be after 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 14, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Monday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Marvin L. Reuter

Marvin L. Reuter, 80 years old, of Hospers, IA died Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA. Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 12, 2017, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Hospers with Rev. Terry Roder officiating and Rev. Paull Eisele concelebrating. Burial will be in the St. Anthony’s Catholic Cemetery in Hospers. Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017. There will be a Knights of Columbus rosary at 5 p.m. and a vigil prayer service at 7 p.m. all at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Hospers. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument of Remsen, IA. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

Lucille Brown

Lucille Brown, 90, of Merrill, Iowa passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Adaville United Methodist Church, rural Merrill, Iowa. Reverend Merrill Muller will officiate. Burial will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, rural Merrill. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Friday, May 12, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Dennis “Denny” Renken

Dennis “Denny” Renken, 72, of Polk City, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the VA Central Iowa Healthcare System Community Living Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Memorial Service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 20, 2017 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Craig, Iowa. Reverend Lil Johnston will officiate. Military honors will be conducted by the Heeren-McHale-Wilken American Legion Post 724 of Brunsville, Iowa. Interment will be in the Iowa Veteran’s Cemetery in Adel, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 19, 2017 with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. 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, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Milton “Milt” Martin

Milton “Milt” Martin, longtime coach and teacher at Westmar College in Le Mars passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars at the age of 86. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Le Mars Bible Church. Pastor Fred Gums will officiate. Burial with military rites conducted by the Wasmer American Legion Post 241 of Le Mars will be in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. Visitation will resume from noon until service time on Wednesday at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Walter Roehrich

Walter Roehrich, 93, of Hinton, Iowa, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Holy Spirit Retirement Community in Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Merrill. Pastor Bert Burwell, A.i.M. will officiate. Burial with military honors conducted by the Casper American Legion Post #477 of Hinton, Iowa will be at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Monday, May 8, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Corriene Horton

Corriene Horton, 85, of Akron, Iowa passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the Akron Care Center in Akron. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 8, 2017 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Pastor Susan Juilfs will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family present will be after 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 7, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Monday at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Virgina “Ginny” Konz

Virgina “Ginny” Konz, 70, of Boyden, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Monday, May 1, 2017 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota following a stroke. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 5, 2017 at Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Deacon Paul Gengler from All Saints Parish in Le Mars will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be after 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 4, 2017, with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m., all at the funeral home. Visitation will resume from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Frankie Rollins

Frankie Rollins, 53, of Yankton, South Dakota, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Avera Sister James Care Center in Yankton. Celebration of Life Service with Memory Sharing will be at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Visitation with the family present will be after 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at the funeral home. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Marlys Tiesler

Marlys Tiesler, 85, of Hinton, Iowa passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars, Iowa. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 4, 2017 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars. Reverend Dr. Jean Ziettlow and Reverend Chris Meier will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel- Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.    

Silverius “Berries” Schroeder

Silverius “Berries” Schroeder, 95, of Remsen, IA died Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday May 3, 2017 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen, with the Rev. William McCarthy officiating and Deacon Rick Roder assisting. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Remsen.  Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, with a parish rosary at 5 p.m., followed be a vigil prayer service, then a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus rosary and chalice presentation at 7 p.m. all at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.  Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument of Remsen.  Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

Joyce Treinen

Joyce Treinen, 81, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at All Saints Parish – St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. Reverend Kevin Richter will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, 2017 with a Parish Rosary at 5:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Wednesday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Rita D. Delperdang

Rita D. Delperdang, 90, of Le Mars, Iowa, formerly of Marcus, Iowa, passed away on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Brentwood Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus. Father Daniel Guenther will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow at Holy Name Catholic Cemetery in Marcus. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017 at the Earnest – Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus with the family will be present at 4:00 p.m. There will be a Rosary by the Catholic Daughters of the Americas at 4:00 p.m. followed by a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will resume at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the church. www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Marvin A. Mai

Marvin A. Mai, 94, of Omaha, NE died Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday May 4, 2017 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen, with the Rev. William McCarthy officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Remsen. Graveside military honors will be conducted by Post 3328 VFW and Post 220 American Legion both of Remsen. Visitation with family present from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, with a parish rosary at 5 p.m., a vigil prayer service at 7:00 p.m. all at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument of Remsen. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

Ricky W. Peters

Ricky W. Peters, 59, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Monday, April 24, 2017 at Cherokee Specialty Care in Cherokee, Iowa. Graveside Memorial Service will be at 1:00 p.m, Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Kingsley City Cemetery in Kingsley, Iowa. Visitation with family present will be from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Friday, April 28, 2017, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Gerald Deiterman

Gerald Deiterman, 93, of Merrill, Iowa passed away Monday, April 24, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 28, 2017 at Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Reverend Kevin Richter will officiate. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2017, with a Rosary at 5:00 p.m., and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the funeral home. Visitation will resume from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.  

James M. Bartel

James M. Bartel, 64, of Cherokee, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Friday, April 21, 2017 at Careage Hills Care Center in Cherokee after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Fay Eleanor Lonnee Buss,

Fay Eleanor Lonnee Buss, 94, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away April 18, 2017, at Happy Siesta Care Center in Remsen, Iowa. Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 21, 2017 at Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Reverend Chris Meir of St. John’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars will officiate. Inurnment will follow in Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home and following the graveside service during a time of lunch and fellowship at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Gloria (Thoma) Ohlendorf

Gloria (Thoma) Ohlendorf, 69, of Cambria, California, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away at her home on November, 30, 2016 after living with multiple myeloma for 10 years. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Lillian Kramer

Lillian Kramer, 85, of Willard, Missouri, formerly of Le Mars, passed away at her home on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017. Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 19th at New Life Baptist Church In Willard from 4-6 p.m. with a service at 6 p.m. Le Mars visitation services will be held Friday, April 21st from 5-7 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Le Mars, Iowa, funeral services will be held at the church, Saturday, April 22nd at 11:00 a.m., with a luncheon to follow. Memorials may be directed to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Arrangements under the direction of Wilson-Griffin Funeral Home, Ash Grove, Missouri.

Lila Rohlfs

Lila Rohlfs, 95 of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Life Care Center of Elkhorn in Elkhorn, Nebraska. Memorial Service will be held Thursday, April 20,2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa. Lunch will immediately follow the service at the funeral home. Interment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Ireton, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. The family request no memorials, but please keep them in your prayers.

Melva D. Janssen

MELVA D. JANSSEN, 77, of Kingsley, Iowa, passed away, Friday, April 14, 2017 at Unity Point Health Hospital, Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Salem Lutheran Church, rural Correctionville, Iowa. Burial will be at Kingsley Cemetery, Kingsley, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be Tuesday, April 18, 2017 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, Iowa. Rohde Funeral Home is handling funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Dorothy Botker

Dorothy Botker, 96 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Plymouth Manor Care Center. Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, April 20, 2017 at St. John Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, 2017 with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Burial will be at Resthaven Memory Gardens in rural Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Katherine Dreckman

Katherine Dreckman, 94, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at All Saints Parish – St. Joseph Catholic Church in Le Mars. Reverend Kevin Richter and Reverend Merlin Schrad will concelebrate Mass. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be after 3:00 p.m. Monday, April 17, 2017, with a combined Christian Mothers and Catholic Daughters Rosary at 4:00 p.m., and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. Memorials can be made in Katherine’s name to All Saints Parish, Hospice of Siouxland, and/or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Gregory Allan James

Gregory Allan James, 57, of Le Mars passed away suddenly on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at his home following a brief illness. A Memorial Service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017 at Rejoice! Community Church in Le Mars. Rev. Mike Metten will officiate. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017 at Rejoice! Community Church. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Greg’s family with services. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Dennis Lee Hinspeter

Dennis Lee Hinspeter, 67, of Sutherland passed away April 8, 2017 at his home. Visitation will be on Friday April 14, 2017 at Earnest-Johnson Funeral home in Marcus from 4-7 PM with family present from 5-7 PM. Memorial Service will be 10:00 AM Saturday April 15, 2017 at Earnest-Johnson Funeral Home. www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Lucille Pierson,

Lucille Pierson, 95, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 10, 2017 at Grace Lutheran Church, L.C.M.S. in Le Mars. Reverend Tim Geitz will officiate. Burial will be at Rosehill Cemetery in Rockwell City, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 9, 2017, with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Monday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through  www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Leonard Wiltgen,

Leonard Wiltgen, 87, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017 at his home in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 8, 2017 at All Saints Parish – St. Joseph Catholic Church in Le Mars. Reverend Kevin Richter will celebrate Mass. Burial with military honors conducted 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 after 4:00 p.m. Friday, April 7, 2017, with a Parish Rosary at 5:00 p.m., and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the church. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Michael Keith ‘Red’ Hanke

Michael Keith ‘Red’ Hanke passed away unexpectedly at his home on Monday April 3, 2017. Visitation will be from 2-4 PM Saturday April 8, 2017 at Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars with a memorial service at 4:00 PM conducted by Pastor Dennis Martens. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Carol Kessenich

Carol L. Kessenich, 56, of LeMars entered eternal rest on Friday, March 31st, 2017 at her home in LeMars after a journey with cancer. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at All Saints Parish-St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in LeMars. Father Kevin Richter will celebrate Mass with other priests in the Sioux City Catholic Diocese concelebrating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in LeMars. Visitation with the family present will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at St. Joseph Church in LeMars, IA. There will be a Rosary led by Gehlen Catholic Students at 2:30 p.m., a Catholic Daughters Rosary at 5:00 p.m., and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.    

Steven H. Freking

Steven H. Freking, age 59 of Skiatook, Oklahoma, formerly of Le Mars, died in an accident on March 28, 2017 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  A Celebration of Life Service will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, April 2, 2017 at The Benton Church, Benton, Kansas.  Interment will follow at the Benton Cemetery.  There will be a visitation 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Saturday, April 1, at Lamb Funeral Home in Whitewater.  A memorial has been established with the ALS Foundation c/o Lamb Funeral Home, P.O. Box 358, Whitewater, Kansas 67154. Arrangements under the direction of Lamb Funeral Home in Whitewater, Kansas.

Bonnie Frerichs

Bonnie Frerichs, 82 of Hinton, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at her home.  Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Hinton, Iowa. Burial will be at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in rural Hinton at a later date. Visitation with the family present will be from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017 at the Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars, Iowa.  Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Linda Bliven

Linda Bliven, 65 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at her home. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 3, 2017 at All Saints Parish – St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Le Mars with Reverend Mauro Sanchez officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will begin at 4:00 p.m., with a 5:00 p.m. Catholic Daughter’s Rosary, and a 7:00 p.m. Scriptural Prayer Service, all on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the church.In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society. www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Michael Waldschmitt

Michael Waldschmitt, 71, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 at Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home of Le Mars. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Marjorie “Marge” McLarty,

Marjorie “Marge” McLarty, 94, of Kingsley, IA, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at Kingsley Speciality Care in Kingsley. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 31, 2017, at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, Iowa, with Pastor Mike Stevens of Kingsley United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be at Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation with the family present will be one hour prior to the funeral service on Friday. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Ann Puetz

Ann Puetz, 95 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017 at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 31, 2017 at All Saints Parish – St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will begin at 4:00 p.m., with a Christian Mother’s & Catholic Daughter’s Rosary at 5:00 p.m., and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the church. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Feuerstein Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Wilbur Van Gelder

Wilbur Van Gelder, 90 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars. Funeral Service will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Burial will be at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Hospice of Siouxland and Alzheimer’s Research. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.
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