Obituaries

June 23, 1982 — Nov. 3, 2021   ELMA - Kendra L. O’Brien, age 39, of Elma, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, with her husband by her side. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021 at Immaculate Conception Church in Elma with Father Jerry Kopacek...
Jan. 20, 1950 — Nov. 3, 2021   CHESTER - LaDene Kay (Lang) Reed, age 71, of Chester, Iowa, died on Nov. 3, 2021, after a month-long battle with COVID-19, at St. Marys, Mayo Clinic, Rochester Minn. LaDene was born in Enid, Okla. on Jan. 20, 1950 to Edward and Dorothy Lang. Her family moved to...
Dec. 2, 1968 — Oct. 26, 2021   Formerly of CRESCO - Cheryl L. Lockington, age 52, of Mindoro, Wis. passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021 at Gundersen Health System, in La Crosse, Wis.  A Celebration of Life will be held from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021 at the Melrose Rod and Gun Club,...
Oct. 9, 1935 — Nov. 3, 2021   DEERBROOK - Richard “Dick” Peldo, age 86, of Bass Lake, Deerbrook, Wis., passed away on Nov. 3, 2021.  A memorial service will be planned for a future date when it is safe to gather. Bradley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.  Dick was born in...
April 3, 1933 — Oct. 6, 2021   FORMERLY OF CRESCO - Joan Howard Murray Smith, age 88, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on Oct. 6, 2021, at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. The family is planning a Funeral Mass in celebration of Joan’s life in the spring of 2022 at Notre...
March 23, 1936 — Sept. 16, 2021   Tucson - Bob Hager Helming, age 85, of Tucson, Ariz. for the past 42 years, died peacefully in his sleep on Sept. 16, 2021. The cause of death was Parkinson’s disease. He was born to Robert and Winifred Helming in Cresco, Iowa, on March 23, 1936. He remained there...
March 12, 1969 — Nov. 3, 2021   CRESCO - Kim C. Gunhus, age 52, of Cresco, Iowa, died on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021 at Regional Health Services of Howard County in Cresco. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 at Cresco Community Chapel.  Kim is survived by his daughters,...
March 2, 1929 — Oct. 26, 2021   CRESCO - Dorothy Vagts, age 92, of Cresco, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Oct. 26, 2021 at her home, with family by her side. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021 at the Orleans Lutheran Church in rural Ridgeway, Iowa.  Visitation will...
Feb. 5, 1955 — Nov. 1, 2021   CRESCO - Mark Nathan Bohle, age 66, of Cresco, Iowa, uttered his last words of profanity on Nov. 1, 2021. The world has lost a great joke-teller and spreader of laughs. He was a one-of-a-kind man, who deeply cared about those around him, whether he knew them or not. ...
March 2, 1927 — Oct. 31, 2021 ELMA - Faith C. Priebe, age 94, of Elma, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021 at Colonial Manor in Elma with her family by her side. Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 at St. Paul’s Maple Leaf Lutheran Church in rural Elma with Pastor...

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