Obituaries

  Jan. 3, 1931 — March 19, 2017   Elma -  Mildred “Millie” Kolbet, age 86, of Elma, Iowa passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester, Minn. A Mass of Christian Burial was held March 23, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church in Elma, with Fr. Mark Murphy celebrating....
  Dec. 3, 1921—Feb. 13, 2017   San Jose, Calif. -  Myldred Frances Yount passed away peacefully on Feb. 13, 2017 after a brief illness. She was 95 years old.  Myldred was born in Elma, Iowa on Dec. 3, 1921 to Joseph and Mary Sir. She was raised on their family farm, along with her five siblings,...
  Feb. 3, 1927 — March 14, 2017   Cresco -  Marie Baethke, age 90, of Cresco, Iowa died Tuesday morning, March 14, 2017 at Hawkeye Care Center.  Funeral services were March 17 at Lindstrom Funeral Home in Cresco, followed by burial in Orleans Lutheran Cemetery, rural Cresco.  Marie was born Feb. 3...
  Ridgeway -  Raymond W. Myers, age 81, of Ridgeway, Iowa died March 8, 2017 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease on the family farm.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Notre Dame Parish in Cresco, Iowa....
  Oct. 12, 1947 —  March 1, 2017   Lawler -  Rose Marie Ann "Rose" Njus, age 69 of Lawler, Iowa, died Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at Linn Haven Rehab and Healthcare in New Hampton, Iowa under the care of St. Croix Hospice from complications of cancer.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a....
  May 31, 1918 — March 2, 2017   Iowa Falls -  Willard Jay Peterson, age 98, of Iowa Falls, Iowa passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Scenic Manor Care Center in Iowa Falls.  Memorial services will be Saturday, March 11 at 1 p.m. at First Lutheran Church in Cresco, Iowa. Family will receive...
  Jan. 22, 1928 — March 3, 2017   Elma -  Gertrude E. Freidhof, age 89, of Elma, Iowa, passed away on Friday, March 3, 2017 at Ministry St. Joseph Hospital in Marshfield, Wis. Mass of Christian Burial was held at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Lourdes, Iowa with Father Mark Murphy...
  Jan. 16, 1926 — Feb. 28, 2017   Granger - Donald Wilken, 91, of Granger, Minn. passed away on his farm on Feb. 28, 2017.  Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 11 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Granger. Friends may call one hour prior to services at the church....
  Sept. 9, 1933—Feb. 17, 2017   Washington, D.C. -  Michael Novak Jr., age 83, of Washington, D.C., died on Feb. 17, 2017 of colon cancer. A funeral Mass was held Feb. 25, 2017 in the Crypt Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at Washington, D.C. The Mass was...
  Oct. 9, 1953 — March 1, 2017   Cresco -  Clifford A. Carolan, age 63, of Cresco, Iowa passed away Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Hawkeye Care Center in Cresco.  Memorial services will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 10 at First Lutheran Church in Cresco. Friends may call at the church on Thursday from 4-...

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