Martin Schreiner

Martin Schreiner, 87 years old, of Remsen and formerly of Maurice, IA, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 at Orange City Area Health System Hospital in Orange City, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen with Father William McCarthy officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Remsen, IA. Graveside military honors will be conducted by V.F.W. Post 3328 and American Legion Post 220 of Remsen. Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday. There will be a parish rosary and vigil prayer service all at 5 p.m. at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.

Trevor Lang

Trevor Lang, 27, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, November 18, 2018 at his home in Le Mars. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 26, 2018 at Christ Lutheran Church – Grant Township, rural Le Mars, Iowa.  Burial will follow in St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery in Brunsville, Iowa.  Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa.  Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Monday 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.

Tyler Douvia

Tyler Douvia, 28, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 from injuries sustained in an airplane accident near Guthrie Center, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 16, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will officiate. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the church with a Scriptural Prayer service at 7 p.m. There will be also be one hour of visitation before the funeral at the church on Friday. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting the family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.      

Samantha Clark

Samantha “Sami” M. Clark, 15, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 from injuries sustained in an airplane accident near Guthrie Center, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 16, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will officiate. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the church with a Scriptural Prayer service at 7 p.m. There will be also be one hour of visitation before the funeral at the church on Friday. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting the family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.      

Patrick Kellen

Patrick Kellen, 36, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 from injuries sustained in an airplane accident near Guthrie Center, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 16, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will officiate. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the church with a Scriptural Prayer service at 7 p.m. There will be also be one hour of visitation before the funeral at the church on Friday. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting the family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.     Patrick Kellen, 36, of Le Mars died Friday November 9, 2018 following an airplane accident near Guthrie Center Iowa. Arrangements are pending with Mauer -...

Edward Ralph Anderson

Edward R. “Ed” Anderson, 49, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Friday, November 9, 2018 from a medical emergency and subsequent airplane accident near Guthrie Center, Iowa. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the United Methodist Church of Le Mars in Le Mars. Rev. Merrill Muller will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 16, 2018 with the family present from 5-7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.          

Armand Dean Roepke

Armand Dean Roepke, 78, of Kingsley, Iowa passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2018 and went to meet Jesus and the love of his life, Sherry. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 12, 2018 at the Johnson – Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley, Iowa. Pastor Ken Kraft will officiate. Burial will follow at the Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at the Johnson – Earnest 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 Monday prior to the funeral service. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Adam Cooper

Adam Cooper, 33, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at his home in Le Mars. Funeral Service will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2018 at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home with Pastor Timothy Geitz officiating. Visitation with the family present will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 12, 2018 at the funeral home and will continue until the service time. In lieu of flowers or gifts, memorials are preferred. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Gerald W. Mueller

Gerald W. Mueller, 72, of Sioux City, IA, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 at the Congregational United Church of Christ in Kingsley, Iowa. Burial will be at Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with the family present during this time and a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. all at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, Iowa. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Wilma E. Jessen,

Wilma E. Jessen, 96, of Le Mars, Iowa, formerly of Merrill, Iowa, passed on to the next life on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at the Brentwood Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Pastor Chris Meier of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Le Mars will officiate. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill, Iowa. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 8, 2018 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. Visitation will resume at 9:00 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Wilma’s family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Merlyn Klemme

Merlyn Klemme, 75 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on November 1, 2018 at Prairie Estates Care Center in Elk Point, South Dakota. Memorial Service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the First Baptist Church in Akron, Iowa with Pastor Larry Nilson officiating. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Delaine G. Plueger

Delaine G. Plueger, 89, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Grace Lutheran Church, L.C.M.S. in Le Mars. Reverend Tim Geitz will officiate. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars. Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present after 5:00 p.m. and a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Thursday 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.

Grace “Gracie” Holtgrewe

Grace "Gracie" Holtgrewe, 86, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the United Methodist Church of Le Mars. Rev. Dr. Michel Lundula will officiate. Burial will follow in the Remsen Community Cemetery in Remsen, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 3:00 p.m. on Monday, October 29, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. There will be a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will resume from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday 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. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Grace’s name to the United Methodist Church of Le Mars.  

Peter V. Boe

Peter V. Boe, 80, of Sioux City, died Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 at a local hospital.  Funeral Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 27, 2018 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Rural Merrill, Iowa with burial to be at a later date near the family cabin in Northern Minnesota.  Visitation will be on Friday, October 26th, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with family present at 6:00 p.m. at Meyer Brothers Morningside Chapel.  Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.meyerbroschapels.com. Rev. Peter Volodja Boe enthusiastically served the Lord at numerous parishes in North Dakota, Minnesota, and Iowa, ministering until his last day at St. Paul Lutheran, Merrill, IA.

Rita R. Niehus

Rita R. Niehus, 89, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish - St. Joseph 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 Friday, October 26, 2018 at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.  The family will be present from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 6:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m.  There will be one hour of visitation at the church prior to Mass on Saturday.  The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Rita’s family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Barbara A. Korff

Barbara A. Korff, 89, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Unity Point Health in Sioux City, Iowa. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Barbara’s family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Joan L. Mize,

Joan L. Mize, 88, of Sioux City, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Kingsley Speciality Care in Kingsley, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 22, 2018 at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sioux City, Iowa. Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City, Iowa. Visitation will be Sunday, 5:00 -7:00 p.m. with family present and a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. all at the church. Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, Iowa is handling funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Edward Vernon Webb

Edward Vernon Webb, 81, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018 at Brentwood Good Samaritan Village in Le Mars after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, October 19, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish, St. Joseph Church in Le Mars.  Father Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars.  Visitation with the family present will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at St. Joseph Church.  There will be a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m.  Visitation will resume at 9:30 a.m. on Friday at the church.  The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Ed’s family with funeral arrangements.  Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Henrietta “Retta” Anderson

Henrietta “Retta” Anderson, 70, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at her home in Akron Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 19, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. Pastor Susan Juilfs will officiate. Burial will be at a later date at Grace Hill Cemetery in Hawarden, Iowa. Visitation will be after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church. The family will be present after 5:00 p.m. and a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. Visitation will resume from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Friday 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.

Mr. Leo Eason

Mr. Leo Eason, age 87, of Orange City, passed away on Friday, October 12, 2018, at the Orange City Area Health System. There will be a memorial service on Monday, October 15, at 11:00am, at the Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. John Klompien and the Rev. Aldon Kuiper will officiate. A luncheon and time of visitation will follow the service in the church fellowship hall, on the lower level. Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. There will be a prayer service on Monday, at 10:00am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

Lyle A. Schroeder

Lyle A. Schroeder, 83 years old, of Remsen, formerly of Granville, IA, died on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Orange City Area Health System in Orange City, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville with Father Dan Greving officiating, and Father William McCarthy concelebrating with Deacons Dan Goebel and Rick Roder assisting.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery in Granville, IA. Visitation with family present will be 3-7 p.m. Sunday. There will be a rosary by the Knights of Columbus and vigil prayer service all at 5 p.m. at the church in Granville. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com

Douglas “Dusty” Clay

Douglas “Dusty” Clay, 76, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. on Monday, October 15, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present after 5:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Tuesday 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.

Tamara Lynn (Den Ouden) Miller

Tamara Lynn (Den Ouden) Miller, 39 of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral Service will be 6:00 p.m., Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will begin at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, October 11, 2018 at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Wayne Weidauer

Wayne Weidauer, 72, of Merrill, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Countryside Health Care Center in Sioux City. A Prayer Service will be at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Military Honors will be provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post 241 of Le Mars.  Burial will be at a later date at Stanton Township Cemetery, rural Merrill, Iowa.  Visitation with the family present will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through  www.rexwinkelfh.com

Wilma Lockwood Kulvik,

Wilma Lockwood Kulvik, 93 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at the Akron Care Center in Akron. Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, October 5, 2018 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 6:00 p.m., all on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Bill Engel

Bill Engel, 79, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, October 1, 2018 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 Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present from 4-8 p.m. with a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to Mass on Sunday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Claire Thuringer

Claire Thuringer, 90, of Sioux City, Iowa, formerly of Akron, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at her home in Sioux City. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 1, 2018 at Mater Dei Parish – Church of the Nativity in Sioux City. Father Andrew Galles will celebrate Mass. Burial will be St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery in Akron. 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- Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Ronald ‘Ron’ Schroeder

Ronald ‘Ron’ Schroeder, 79, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Monday, September 24, 2018 at his home in Akron surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Trinity 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 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 28, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church. There will be a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. at the church. Visitation will resume from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday 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. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to the Birdie and Carol Harris School of Performing Arts and/or the City of Akron Swimming Pool Building Fund.

Robert “Bob” Creasey,

Robert “Bob” Creasey, 66, of Lake Park, IA, formerly of Kingsley, IA, passed away Friday, September 21, at Lake Park Care Center in Lake Park, IA. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA, with Darla Rock officiating. Burial will be at Kingsley Cemetery. Visitation will be one prior to the funeral service with the family present during this time. Online condolences may be sent to www.rohdefh.com.

Aaron Horn,

Aaron Horn, 25, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Celebration of Life Service with Memory Sharing will be at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Pastor Larry Nilson will officiate. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family present will be after 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Donna Caskey Martin

Donna Caskey Martin, 84, of Akron, Iowa passed away Friday, September 21, 2018 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa. Services will be 7:00 pm Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron.  Pastor Suzi Larson will officiate.  Burial will be at a later date at Riverside Cemetery in Akron.  Visitation will be after 4:00 pm Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron.  The family will be present after 5:00 p.m.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

Shirley A. Slota

Shirley A. Slota, 86, of LeMars, IA and formerly of Remsen, IA, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 at Unity Point Health St. Luke’s in Sioux City, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen with Father William McCarthy officiating. Burial will be at Holy Name Cemetery in Marcus, IA. Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday. There will be a parish rosary and vigil prayer service all at 5 p.m. at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

Lauretta Van Buskirk

Lauretta Van Buskirk, 90, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Monday, September 17, 2018 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018 at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, rural Akron, Iowa. Rev. Lil Johnston will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018 with the family present from 5-7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Condolences may be directed to the family at www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

JoAnn Kathleen Meyer

JoAnn Kathleen Meyer, 89, of Remsen, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, surrounded by her family at the Happy Siesta Nursing Facility on 2018.   Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Remsen, with the Pastor Alan Cummins officiating. Burial will be in Remsen Community Cemetery. Visitation with the family present will be from 5-7p Tuesday, at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. The visitation will resume one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at the church. Services have been entrusted to the Fisch Funeral Home & Monument of Remsen. Condolences may be sent online to  www.fischfh.com

Roger M. Plantz

ROGER  M.  PLANTZ, 78, of LeMars, Iowa passed away Sunday morning, September 16, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.   Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 18, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa. Paul Gengler from Lemars, Iowa will officiate.  Burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery at rural Cherokee, Iowa. There will be a family prayer service at 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home on Tuesday. Visitation will be on Monday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. with the family present from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com

Vonnie Anne Asmussen

Vonnie Anne Asmussen, 81, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away September 15, 2018, at Happy Siesta Care Center in Remsen. Private family services have already been held. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Vonnie’s family with funeral arrangements.  Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Arline Selma Nitzschke

Arline Selma Nitzschke, 92 years old, Remsen, IA was called home to be with her Lord Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 surrounded by her three daughters, at Heartland Care Center in Marcus. Funeral Service will be Monday, September 17, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church LCMS in Remsen, with Pastor Garret Kasper officiating. Burial will be in the Remsen Community Cemetery at a later date. Visitation with family present will be 4-6 p.m. Sunday. There will be a prayer service at 6 p.m. all at Christ Lutheran Church LCMS in Remsen. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument of Remsen. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

Phyllis Monroe

Phyllis Monroe, 79, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Pleasant Acres Care Center in Hull, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish- St. James Church in Le Mars. Father Matthew Solyntjes, Father Paul Eisele and Deacon Paul Gengler will concelebrate Mass. Burial will take place at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present 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 the funeral service on Wednesday. The Mauer–Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Phyllis’ family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed...

Sharon “Sheri” Armentrout

Sheri Armentrout, age 65, of Waukee, formerly of Orange City, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018, at her residence. There will be a funeral service on Saturday, September 15, at 1:30pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. The Rev. Mark Haverdink will officiate. Interment will be at the Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars at a later date. Visitation will be after 6:00pm on Friday, with the family present from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, at the funeral home.

Emily Magdalen Schroeder

Emily Magdalen Schroeder, 93, of Marcus, IA, died Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 at her home in Marcus, IA.   Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus with Father William McCarthy officiating.  Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Alton, IA.  Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. Monday.  There will be a rosary and vigil prayer service all at 5  p.m. at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.  Visitation will resume 1 hour prior to the service on Tuesday at the church in Marcus.  Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

Robert “Bob” Bleil

Robert “Bob” Bleil, 94, of Kingsley, passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at Unity Point Health Center, Sioux City, IA. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 10, 2018 at Kingsley United Methodist Church with Pastor Mike Stevens officiating. Burial will be at Arlington Township Cemetery, Moville, IA, with a military graveside service conducted by American Legion Nash Post 140 of Kingsley and the U.S. Marine Corp. Visitation with the family present will be Sunday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. all at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Mildred “Millie” Sanny

Mildred “Millie” Sanny, 75, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at her home in Le Mars surrounded by her family. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. James Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. Burial will be in the Remsen Community Cemetery in Remsen, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Monday, September 10, 2018 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., all at the funeral home. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Tuesday 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.

Pearl J. Brunstedt

Pearl J. Brunstedt, 101, of Merrill, passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at the Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 10, 2018 at St. John Lutheran Church in Merrill. Pastor Bert Burwell will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City, Iowa. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 9, 2018 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 Monday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Mary Lou Mayrose

Mary Lou Mayrose, 91, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 10, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. There will be a Parish Rosary at 5:00 p.m. and a Scriptural 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 Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Kelly Jean Wilkins

Kelly Jean Wilkins, 47, of Le Mars, formerly of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Unity Point Health in Sioux City, Iowa following an extended illness.  Graveside service will be held at a later date. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Kelly’s family with funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Richard D. Janssen

Richard D. Janssen, 86, of Kingsley passed away, Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 7, at Salem Lutheran Church, rural Correctionville, IA. Burial will be at Kingsley Cemetery, Kingsley, IA, with a military graveside service provided by American Legion Nash Post 140 of Kingsley and the U.S. Navy. Visitation will be Thursday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with the family present during this time all at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Lori A. Hamil

Lori A. Hamil, 55, of Remsen, passed away unexpectedly Friday, August 31, 2018 at her residence in Remsen, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen, Iowa, with Reverend Bill McCarthy officiating. Burial will be at St. Michael Catholic Cemetery in Kingsley, Iowa. Visitation with family present will be Monday, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. and a Scripture Wake service at 7:30 p.m. all at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, Iowa. Rohde Funeral Home is handling funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Lynette Clarey,

Lynette Clarey, 67, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, September 1, 2018 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Akron. Burial will be at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family present will begin at 4:00 p.m., Friday, August 31, 2018 with a Prayer Service followed by a Rosary at 7:00 p.m., all at the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Scott Langel

Scott Langel, 61, longtime City Administrator and Engineer for the City of Le Mars passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at his home in Le Mars surrounded by his family. Mass of Christian Burial will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 31, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Father Kevin Richter will celebrate Mass with other priests in the Sioux City Diocese concelebrating. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Thursday, August 30, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Le Mars. There will be a Knights of Columbus Rosary at 4:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. Visitation will resume from 1:00 p.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.

Gerald G. Brock

Jerry Brock, 84, of Elkhorn, Nebraska, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at the Life Care Center in Elkhorn, Nebraska. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Rev. Don Gordon will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018 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 prior to the funeral service on Saturday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com
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