Helen Arlene Vance

 Helen Arlene (Parkinson) Vance, 96, of Le Mars, peacefully passed away on Friday, July 15, 2022, at Good Samaritan Center (Brentwood) in Le Mars surrounded by family. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 8, 2022, at Le Mars Bible Church in Le Mars. Pastor Fred Gums will officiate. Visitation with the family present will begin at 10 a.m. at the church on Saturday. Helen donated her body to the University of South Dakota Medical School.

Robert Fletcher

Robert Fletcher, 73, of Akron, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at his home. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, October 3, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron, Iowa.  Pastor Susan Juilfs from Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron will officiate.  Burial will be at a later date at Riverside Cemetery in Akron.  Visitation with the family present will be from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Monday 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.

Stephany Becker

Stephany Becker, 30, of Hinton, Iowa, passed away Monday, September 26, 2022, at Hospice of the Valley Friendship Village in Tempe, Arizona. Memorial Service will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 6, 2022, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Le Mars.  Reverend Christian Meier will officiate.  Private family interment will be at Floyd Valley Cemetery – Melbourne, rural Merrill, Iowa.  A Celebration of Life will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2022, at Willow Creek Golf Course in Le Mars with a time of Memory Sharing at 7:00 p.m.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be to Stephany’s family for her children’s education fund.

Kevin Thomas

Kevin Thomas, 63, of Le Mars, Iowa, formerly of Fullerton, California, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2022, at his home in Le Mars. Services will be held in California at a later date. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Kevin’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Debby K. Jantz

Debby K. Jantz, 70 of Kingsley, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, September 24, 2022 at her residence.  A visitation will be held Thursday, September 29 with the family present 5:00--7:00 p.m. at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA.

Vernon Stabe

Vernon Stabe, 93, of Hinton, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 26, 2022, at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hinton, Iowa.  Reverend Dr. Klaus Raab will officiate.  Burial will follow in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Hinton.  Visitation with the family present will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 25, 2022, at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hinton.  There will be a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m.  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. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Vernon's name to Bavarian Meadows Assisted Living in Remsen, Iowa and Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hinton.

Dorothy “Dorie” Feller-Kolker

Dorothy “Dorie” Feller-Kolker, age 80 of Remsen, IA. passed away on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022 at home surrounded by her children after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen, IA with Father Timothy Pick officiating and Deacon Doug Heeren assisting. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Remsen, Iowa. Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. on Monday, there will be a parish rosary and vigil prayer service at 5 p.m. all at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Visitation will resume at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Services have been entrusted to the Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Funeral will be livestreamed and Condolences may be sent at www.fischfh.com  

Herman “Bud” Vander Well

Herman "Bud" Vander Well, 91, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Friday, September 16, 2022 at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24, 2022, at the United Methodist Church of Le Mars.  Reverend Eric Sayonkon will officiate.  Burial with military honors provided by the American Legion Wasmer Post 241 of Le Mars will be at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars.  Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23, 2022, 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 noon until service time on Saturday 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 Bud's name to the American Legion Wasmer...

Donna Lee Hoey

Donna Lee (Hess) Hoey, 87, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed into the arms of our Lord on Wednesday, September 14, 2022.  Her husband and four children shared her journey home with their hands in hers. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 19, 2022, at the United Methodist Church of Le Mars.  Reverend Eric Sayonkon and Reverend Mike Janes will officiate.  Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars.  Visitation with the family present will be from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 18, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  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.

Jason L. Schwebach

Jason L. Schwebach, 50, of Shipman, Illinois, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away peacefully in his sleep in the early morning hours of Saturday, July 23, 2022, at his home. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022, at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Robert “Bob” Lang

Robert “Bob” Lang, 85, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at Bickford Senior Living in Sioux City, Iowa. Celebration of Life Service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Reverend Dr. Jean Ziettlow will officiate.  Private family burial with military honors provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post 241 of Le Mars will be at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars.  Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022, at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Gerald G. Forch and Sally L. Forch

 Gerald G. Forch, 91, September 7, 2022 and Sally L. Forch 85 , September 6, 2022 of Kingsley, formerly of Oto and Anthon, Iowa passed away unexpectedly. A Memorial Vigil Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 17 at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA, with Deacon Jamie Sitzmann officiating. Burial will be at a later date. A rosary will be said at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, September 17, followed by a visitation with the family present during this time until service time at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Charles L. Hauck

Charles L. Hauck, 88, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at UnityPoint Health in Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at the Presbyterian United Church of Christ in Le Mars. Rev. Janis Christensen will officiate. Burial will be at 3 p.m. at St. Olaf Cemetery in Bode, Iowa. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present from 5-7 p.m. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed to mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Denis C. Schilmoeller

Denis C. Schilmoeller, age 87 of Granville, IA passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022 at Heartland Care Center in Marcus, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 12, 2022 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville, IA, with Father Daniel Greving officiating and Deacon Dan Goebel assisting. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Granville. Graveside military honors will be conducted by the Granville Veterans. Visitation with family present will be Sunday from 4-7 p.m. with parish rosary and vigil prayer service at 5 p.m. followed by the 4th degree chalice presentation all at the church. Visitation will resume 1 hour prior to the funeral on Monday at the church. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen, IA. Condolences may be sent online at www.fischfh.com.  

David John Harpenau

  David John Harpenau, age 73 of Remsen, IA. passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022 in Sioux Falls, SD. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, 2022, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen, IA with Father Timothy Pick officiating and Deacon Doug Heeren assisting. Burial will be at a later date at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Remsen, Iowa. Visitation with family present will be 4-6p.m. on Friday, there will be a parish rosary and vigil prayer service at 5 p.m. all at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Visitation will resume at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Services have been entrusted to the Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Condolences may be sent at www.fischfh.com

Delbert E. Berkenpas

 Delbert E. Berkenpas, 75, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, September 1, 2022, at his home following a brief illness. To abide by Delbert’s wishes, private family services will be held. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Delbert’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Constance M. Klemme

Constance M. Klemme, 66, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2022, at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2022, at Rejoice! Community Church in Le Mars. Rev. Mike Metten will officiate. Visitation with the family present will begin at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday at the church. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Connie’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may directed through mauerjohnsonf.com

Thomas “Tom’ Britt

Thomas “Tom” Britt, 79, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2022 in Le Mars surrounded by his family. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, September 1, 2022, at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Reverend Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass with Deacon Paul Gengler assisting. Burial with military honors provided by the American Legion Wasmer Post 241 of Le Mars will be in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be from 8:30 a.m. until service time on Thursday 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. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Tom’s name to the Plymouth County Fair and Gehlen Catholic School.

David A. Kelly

David A. Kelly, 72, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars on Wednesday, August 24, 2022. A private graveside service will take place at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting David’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Joel Nason

Joel Nason, 44, of Akron, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly, Monday, August 22, 2022, at his home. Celebration of Life Service will be 3:00 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Pastor Suzi Larson from Wesley United Methodist Church in Akron will officiate. Private family burial will be prior to the services at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family present will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Joan “Jo” Michaelson

Joan “Jo” Michaelson, 96 years young, of Kingsley, Iowa, danced into the arms of Jesus on Friday, August 19, 2022, at UnityPoint Health in Sioux City, Iowa.    Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 26, 2022, at Salem Lutheran Church, rural Correctionville, Iowa.   Rev. Jody Still-Herbold will officiate.  A private family burial service will take place at the Kingsley Cemetery.   Visitation with the family present will be from 4 – 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2022, at the Johnson – Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley.   Expressions of sympathy may be directed through mauerjohnsonfh.com

Jean Ann Heidbrink

 Jean Ann Heidbrink, 89, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2022, in Omaha, Nebraska. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at All Saints Catholic Parish, St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler will celebrate Mass. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Joseph Church with a Rosary at 10:30 a.m. The Mauer Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Jean's family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through mauerjohnsonfh.com

Valerie Rand

Valerie Rand, aged 92, long time restaurateur, passed away after a brief illness Wednesday, August 17, 2022, surrounded by her family at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. Arrangements are pending with the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Robert “Bob” Lang

Robert “Bob” Lang, 85, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at Bickford Senior Living in Sioux City, Iowa. Celebration of Life Service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Reverend Dr. Jean Ziettlow will officiate.  Private family burial with military honors provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post 241 of Le Mars will be at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars.  Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022, at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Larry Waterbury

Larry Waterbury, 80, of Elk Point, South Dakota, passed away Monday, August 15, 2022, at MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Abiding by his wishes, there will be no services. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

David M. LaBreche

David M. LaBreche, 78, of Le Mars, Iowa, formerly of White Lake, Michigan, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 14, 2022, surrounded by his family. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022, at the Le Mars Bible Church. Pastor Fred Gums will officiate. Visitation with the family present will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the church. The Mauer Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting David's family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through mauerjohnsonfh.com

Susan Hoffman

Susan Hoffman, 70, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, in Austin, Texas following a long illness. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 :00 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022, at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022, at the church. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Susan’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to mauerjohnsonfh.com.    

Jeannine L. Downing

Jeannine L. Downing, 91, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Saturday, August 13, 2022, at the Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars.  A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 20, 2022, at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Rev. Dr. Michel Okitakoyi Lundula will officiate.  Private family burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill, Iowa.  The family will be present from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday to greet friends.  Expressions of sympathy may be directed through mauerjohnsonfh.com

Greg Breitbarth

Greg Breitbarth, 68, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2022, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Celebration of Life Service will be 7:00 p.m. Monday, August 15, 2022, at St. John's Lutheran Church - Preston Township, rural Akron, Iowa.  Reverend Trish Underberg will officiate.  Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 15, 2022, 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.

Rex Thomas Radway

Rex Thomas Radway, 8 of Hinton, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, August 18, 2022 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Sioux City, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will begin at 3:00 p.m., with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at Country Celebrations Event Center (5606 Hamilton Blvd, Sioux City, IA).  Arrangements are with Rexwinkel Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. In lieu of flowers or gifts, memorials are preferred and can be directed to: People's Bank (468 Titan Rd, Hinton, IA 51024) and First National Bank of Philip (103 E Oak St, Philip, SD 57567) in memory of Rex.

Maroldine Grabe

Maroldine Grabe, 81, of Sioux City, IA formerly of Kingsley, IA, passed Friday, August 5, 2022 at Bickford Cottage in Sioux City, IA. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 14, 2022 at Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley with Darla Rock officiating with visitation one hour prior to the memorial service. A private family burial will be held at Greenwood cemetery, Pierson, IA. Online condolences may be sent to www.rohdefh.com

Richard “Dick” Dirks

Richard "Dick" Dirks, 93, of Akron, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 8, 2022, at Unity Point Health - St. Luke's Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 12, 2022, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron, Iowa.  Reverend Eric Alm will officiate.  Private Family interment with military honors provided by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron will be at Riverside Cemetery in Akron.  Visitation with the family present will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron.  There will be a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m.  Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Friday 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.  

Matthew J. Dreckman

Matthew J. Dreckman, 29, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at his home.   Funeral services will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 12, 2022, at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Rev. Timothy Geitz will officiate.  Visitation with the family present will begin at 12:00 noon on Friday at the funeral home.  Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Ronald Olson

Ronald Olson, 78, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. Celebration of Life Service will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 11, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Visitation with the family present will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Judy Lubben

Judy Lubben, 82 of Remsen, IA. passed away on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022 at her home in Remsen. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen, IA with Father Timothy Pick officiating and Deacon Doug Heeren assisting. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Remsen, Iowa. Visitation with family present will be 4-6p.m. on Wednesday, there will be a parish rosary and vigil prayer service at 5 p.m. all at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Visitation will resume at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Services have been entrusted to the Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Online condolences and livestream funeral can be viewed at www.fischfh.com  

Floyd “Sonny” Lennon

Floyd “Sonny” Lennon, 95, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Friday, August 5, 2022, at the Akron Care Center in Akron, Iowa. Celebration of Life will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron.  There will be a time of Memory Sharing at 6:00 p.m.  Burial with military honors provided by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron will be at a later date in the Elk Point Cemetery in Elk Point, South Dakota.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Akron.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. 

Marc Chapman

Marc Chapman, 80, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 4, 2022, in Sioux City, Iowa. Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 11, 2022, at Christ Lutheran Church, L.C.M.S. in Remsen, Iowa.  Reverend Garret Kasper will officiate.  Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars, Iowa.  Visitation will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  The family will be present from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  There will be 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, Iowa. Memorials can be made in Marc's name to Christ Lutheran Church in Remsen, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Diane Kuecker

Diane Kuecker, 73, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at her home in Le Mars surrounded by her family.  Celebration of Life Service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Pastor Luke Cargin of the Le Mars Church of Christ will officiate.  Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com. 

Barbara Lee Balmer

 Barbara Lee Balmer, 86, of Merrill, Iowa passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022, at her home surrounded by family. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 5, 2022, at the Mauer Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Rev. Jon Millen of the Merrill United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill. Visitation will begin at 12:30 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Clifford C. Monroe

 Clifford C. “Frogg” Monroe, 89, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at Accura Healthcare of Le Mars.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will be one hour before the service.  Private family burial will be in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.  Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Charles Hamm, M.D.

Charles “ChucK” Hamm, M.D., 87, of Kingsley, passed away Saturday , July 16, 2022 at Kingsley Speciality Care in Kingsley, IA. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 5, 2022 at Central Baptist Church in Sioux City, Iowa. Visitation will be held 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Thursday, with the family present during this time at the Rohde Funeral Home in Kingsley, IA. Online condolences may be sent to rohdefh.com.

Barbara Robinson

Barbara Robinson, 75 of Hinton, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at her home. Funeral Service will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, August 6, 2022 at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Hinton, Iowa. Burial will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all on Friday, August 5, 2022 at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Hinton, Iowa. Arrangements are with Rexwinkel Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Merle Lee Britton

Merle Lee Britton passed away on Tuesday, the 19th of July, but his spirit will continue living through his family and friends. Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, August 13, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Willow Creek Shelter House, 813 Park Lane Northeast in Le Mars, Iowa.  There will be a time of Memory Sharing at 5:00 p.m.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Mae Kilker

 Mae Kilker, 86, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2022, at her home. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 8, 2022, at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Pastor Luke Cargin will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, August 8, 2022, at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com

Lillian Koch

Lillian Koch, 87, of Le Mars, Iowa, formerly of Ute, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at the Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars following a lengthy illness.    Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in Le Mars.  Burial will be in St. Clair Cemetery in Ute, Iowa.  Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa.  Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.  

Susan Hoffman

 Susan Hoffman, 70, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, in Austin, Texas. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 :00 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022, at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022, at the church. The Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Susan’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Varold Voss

Varold Voss, 93 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at his home in Akron. Following Varold's wishes, there will be a private family interment at St. John's Cemetery - Preston Township, rural Akron, Iowa. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com.

Marvin L. Rassel

 Marvin L. Rassel, 55, of Marcus, Iowa, formerly of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away on Friday, July 22, 2022, at his home. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Deacon Paul Gengler will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Catherine’s Catholic Cemetery in Oyens, Iowa. Visitation will be one hour before the service. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Clayton L. Holzman

Clayton L. Holzman, 90, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away at his home on Monday, July 18, 2022, surrounded by his family. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, July 22, 2022, at All Saints Catholic Parish-St. Joseph Church in Le Mars. Fr. Bruce Lawler will celebrate mass. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. on Thursday with a Knights of Columbus Rosary at 5:30 p.m. and a scriptural prayer service at 7 p.m., all at the church. The family will greet friends from 5-7 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church on Friday prior to the funeral. Arrangements are with the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be directed to www.mauerjohnsonfh.com.

Robert Fulton

Robert Fulton, 84, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2022, at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at All Saints Catholic Parish – St. James Church in Le Mars. Father Bruce Lawler and Father Timothy Pick will concelebrate. Burial with military honors will take place at Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at St. James Church. The family will be present from 5 – 7 p.m. with a Rosary at 5:30 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 Wednesday. The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting Robert’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com
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