Obituaries articles

Funeral Announcement

Wiley J. Ball, 82, Fredericksburg

Wiley J. Ball, age 82 of Fredericksburg, Iowa died Thursday December 18, 2014 at his home. Friends may greet the family 3 – 6 p.m. Saturday December 20, 2014, at the Hugeback Johnson Funeral Home in Fredericksburg. Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday December 21, 2014, at the Hillcrest Baptist and Brethren Church in

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Bernice Flick, 90, Ionia

Bernice Flick, age 90, of Ionia, IA passed away on Sunday, December 14, 2014 at Linn Haven Rehab and Healthcare in New Hampton, IA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Ionia with Father Mark Osterhaus celebrating with honorary casket

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Marion E. Bakken, 74, Decorah

Marion E. Bakken, age 74, died Tuesday evening, December 2, 2014 at her home in Decorah. A Celebration of Her Life Reception will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Saturday, December 20, 2014 in the Parish Hall of St. Benedict Catholic Church in Decorah. Marion is survived by her husband Arlin; her four children: Brenda (Andy)

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Helen F. Waidelich, 92, Nashua

Helen F. Waidelich age 92 of Nashua, Iowa died Friday, December 12, 2014, at the Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community in Waverly. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Nashua. Interment will be at a later date. Friends may greet the family 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

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Leola G. Wilde, 100, Osage

Leola G. Wilde, age 100, of Osage, died Saturday, December 13, 2014, at Good Samaritan Society St. Ansgar. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, December 18, 2014, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1202 390th Street, west of Osage, with Pastor David A. Werges and Diaconal Minister Elayne J. Werges officiating. Burial will

Raymond “Ray” E. Chambers, 98, Charles City

Raymond “Ray” E. Chambers, 98, of Charles City, died Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Nora Springs Care Center. A funeral service for Ray Chambers will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 22, 2014 at the Hauser Funeral Home. Pastor Jim Beranek from Trinity United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery

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Regina M. “Dolly” Gansen, 83, Elma

Regina Mary “Dolly” Gansen, age 83, of Elma, IA, passed away on Friday, December 12, 2014 at her home. Mass of Christian Burial for Regina will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at Immaculate Conception Church in Elma with Father Steve Garner officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Elma.

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Eugene T. Ewald, 88, Marble Rock

Funeral Services for Eugene T. Ewald, 88, of Marble Rock, will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, December 15, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Marble Rock with Pastor Judy Wooton officiating. Burial will be in the Westside Cemetery, Marble Rock, with Military Honors conducted by Stroud-Gates Post 387 American Legion of Marble Rock. Visitation will

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Jane F. Harrington, 78, Nashua

Jane F. Harrington age 78 of Nashua died Thursday, December 11, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in New Hampton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 15, 2014 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Nashua, with Msgr. John Hemann celebrating the Mass. Interment will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Nashua. Friends