Recent Obituaries

  • Sheryl Jean Uhl
    September 4, 1944 - December 15, 2018
    From: Danbury, IA

    Sheryl Jean Uhl, age 74, of Danbury, Iowa passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2018, at the Maple Heights Nursing Home of Mapleton, Iowa.

    Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30…

  • Einar H. Nielsen
    March 2, 1923 - December 11, 2018
    From: Battle Creek, IA

    Einar H. Nielsen, age 95, of Battle Creek, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at the Willow Dale Wellness Village in Battle Creek, Iowa.

    Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m.,…

  • Bruce R. Goodenow
    March 9, 1926 - November 22, 2018
    From: Spirit Lake, IA | Originally: Battle Creek, IA

    Bruce R. Goodenow, age 92, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Battle Creek, Iowa passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2018, in Spirit Lake, Iowa.

    Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m.,…

  • Alden W. Backhaus
    November 22, 1925 - November 22, 2018
    From: Lawrence, KS | Originally: Ida Grove, IA

    Alden W. Backhaus, age 93, passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 in Lawrence, Kansas.

    Services will be held at a later date.  The Christensen - Van Houten Funeral Home of Ida Grove, Iowa is…

  • Agnes Bresnahan Beers
    December 29, 1926 - November 12, 2018
    From: Arthur, IA

    Agnes Bresnahan Beers, age 91, of Arthur, Iowa passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018, at the Horn Memorial Hospital of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, November…

  • Gladys M. Bower
    September 12, 1921 - November 10, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    Gladys M. Bower, age 97, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Morningside Healthcare Community of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m.,…

  • Sheila Rohlk
    February 9, 1936 - November 9, 2018

    Sheila Rohlk, age 82, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Friday, November 09, 2018, at the Horn Memorial Hospital of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, November…

  • Clifford H. Wunschel
    May 5, 1924 - November 5, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    Clifford H. Wunschel, age 94, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018, at the Willow Dale Wellness Village of Battle Creek, Iowa.

    Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m.,…

  • Roger A. Steele
    April 21, 1965 - November 5, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    Roger A. Steele, age 53, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018, in Sac City, Iowa.

    A Prayer Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at the Sacred Heart…

  • John F. Holst
    September 21, 1925 - October 31, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    John F. Holst, age 93, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at the Morningside Healthcare Community of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday,…

  • Paul A. Wieling
    September 9, 1937 - October 29, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    Paul A. Wieling, age 81, of Ida Grove, Iowa, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018, at the Horn Memorial Hospital of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    A Prayer Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, November…

  • Dwaine "Pete" Bubke
    September 12, 1927 - October 26, 2018

    Dwaine “Pete” Bubke, age 91, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018, surrounded by his loving family at Horn Memorial Hospital of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    Funeral Services…

  • Curtis J. Laverty
    March 29, 1946 - October 25, 2018
    From: Battle Creek, IA

         Curtis J. Laverty, age 72, of Battle Creek, Iowa (formerly of Griswold, Iowa) passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at the Unity Point Health - St. Luke’s of Sioux…

  • Julie Ann Gilbert-Leed
    March 15, 1973 - October 25, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    Julie Ann Gilbert-Leed, age 45, of Ida Grove, Iowa (formerly of Webster City, IA) passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her family in Ida Grove, Iowa.

    Funeral…

  • Donald "Don" Kauffman
    December 13, 1931 - October 22, 2018
    From: Ida Grove, IA

    Donald Glen Kauffman, age 86, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Monday, October 22, 2018, at his residence of Ida Grove, Iowa.

    Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, October 29, 2018,…

  • Bess Louise Mitchell
    July 1, 1922 - October 19, 2018
    From: Battle Creek, IA

       Bess Louise Mitchell, age 96, of Battle Creek, IA (formerly of Arthur, IA), passed away peacefully on Friday, October 19, 2018, at the Willow Dale Wellness Village of Battle Creek,…

  • Terry J. Thomson
    September 1, 1957 - October 17, 2018
    From: Arthur, IA

    Terry J. Thomson, age 61, of Arthur, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at his home in Arthur, Iowa.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at the Sacred…