October 16, 2014 - 3:27 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Dorothy Kruger, age 82 of Sibley, IA died Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Sibley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sibley, IA.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 20, 2014 at First Reformed Church in Sibley, with Pastor Luke Schouten officiating. Burial will follow at the Holman Township Cemetery in Sibley. Visitation will be Sunday, October 19th with the family present from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the First Reformed Church in Sibley.

An online registry and full obituary will be available at: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

 

October 15, 2014 - 8:42 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Grace Silvis, age 78, of Bigelow, Minnesota, passed away on Wednesday, October 15, at Sibley Nursing and Rehab in Sibley.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, October 18, at 10:30 A.M. at American Reformed Church in Worthington, Minnesota, with Rev. Irwin Van Leeuwen and Rev. Ron Lammers officiating.  Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Worthington, Minnesota.

Visitation will be Friday, October 17, from 3:00 to 8:00 P.M. with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home in Sibley.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to:  www.andringafuneralhome.com

October 7, 2014 - 1:51 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Antoinette Bonderman, age 105, of Sheldon, Iowa who passed on Monday, October 6, 2014 at the Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon.

Her services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon with Pastor Judy Junkermeier C.R.E. ~ officiating. Burial will be in the Baker Township Cemetery in Melvin, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be from 10 A.M. Saturday until the time of the service at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.

Arrangements are under the care of the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home of Sheldon.

Online memorial condolences may be sent to: vanderploegfunerals.com

October 2, 2014 - 1:09 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Michael LePaige age 55 of Sibley, IA died Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society in George, Iowa.

Memorial service will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the First Baptist Church in Sibley, IA, with Pastor Doug Noonkester officiating.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.

Jurrens Funeral Home in Sibley is in charge of arrangements for Michael LePaige

October 1, 2014 - 1:07 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Gerald M. Oldenkamp, age 86, of Sheldon, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Sanford Sheldon Senior Care in Sheldon, Iowa.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 1:30 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in Sheldon. Rev. Ken Snyder officiating. Burial to follow at East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon. Visitation will be Friday, October 3, 2014 from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. with the family present from 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in Sheldon.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to www.andringafuneralhome.com

The Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in charge of arrangements for Gerald M. Oldenkamp.

September 30, 2014 - 3:16 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Gordon W. Smith, age 81, of Sheldon, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Sanford Sheldon Senior Care in Sheldon, Iowa.

Memorial Services will be Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Parkview Assembly of God. Rev. Ken Snyder officiating. Graveside Services will be Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at Roseland Cemetery in Sanborn, Iowa. Visitation will be Friday, October 3, from 2:00 to 8:00 P.M. with the family present from 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in Sheldon.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to www.andringafuneralhome.com

The Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in charge of arrangements for Gordon Smith.

September 23, 2014 - 3:00 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Funeral-female1Martha Wilhelms, age 85, of Sibley, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at the Country View Manor in Sibley.

Burial of cremains will be Saturday, October 11 at 2:30 P.M. at Chester City Cemetery in Chester, Nebraska. Visitation will be Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. with the family present in Hebron, Nebraska at Price Funeral Home.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to www.andringafuneralhome.com

The Andringa Funeral Home of Sibley in charge of arrangements for Martha Wilhelms.

September 15, 2014 - 9:33 am - Posted in Obituaries

Harold B. Hatting age 89 of Ashton, IA died Sunday, September 14, 2014 at the Sibley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Sibley, IA.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton, with Father Alan Reicks and Father Timothy Hogan concelebrating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Ashton. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 16th from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. with the family present from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church. There will be a rosary at 4:00 p.m. and a vigil service at 6:30 p.m. .

For a complete obituary and online registry please visit:www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

Harold B. Hatting was born on August 16, 1925 in Ashton, Iowa, the son of Henry B. and Margaret (Seitz) Hatting. He grew up in Ashton and attended St. Joseph’s Catholic School there. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in December 1943 and served in World War II until he was honorably discharged on April 21, 1946 with rank of Private First Class. On March 27, 1967, Harold was united in marriage to Ethel Pryde at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton, IA. The couple farmed near Ashton until retiring in 1982. Ethel passed away in March of 1985. Harold was a lifelong member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton. He enjoyed playing cards; coffee with his friends; going to flea markets, auctions and garage sales; and wintering in Texas. Harold moved to the Sibley Nursing and Rehab this past February.

Harold is survived by his special friend, Wilma Hatting of Sibley, IA; two siblings, Donald Hatting of Sibley, IA and Marcella “Sally” Klein of Ashton, IA; and many nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ethel; seven siblings: Bernadine Arning, Martin Hatting, Evelyn Schierholt, Charles Hatting, Lawrence Hatting, Margaret Eben and Henry Hatting in infancy; two step-sisters: Regina Muilengburg and Caroline Keninger.

September 9, 2014 - 3:55 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Rebecca L. Hannon, age 69, of Sibley, Iowa and formerly of Spencer, Iowa who passed away on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at the Country View Manor in Sibley, Iowa.

Her service will be Friday, September 12, 2014 at 2:00pm at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Spencer, Iowa.Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service on Friday, September 12, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. with the family present at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Spencer, Iowa. Burial will be in the Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, Iowa.

Online memorial condolences may be sent to: vanderploegfunerals.com

Rebecca was Tom Traughber’s sister.

Arrangements are under the care of Vander Ploeg Funeral Home, Sheldon, Iowa.

Rebecca Lynn Hannon, the daughter of S. Harold Traughber and Fern E. (Banning) Traughber was born March 20, 1945 in Spencer, Iowa. She was raised in the First Christian Church in Spencer, being baptized there in 1957. Becky received her early education in the Spencer Community School system, graduating from Spencer High School in 1963. She then went on to attend Larson’s School of Hairstyling in Spencer. After cosmetology school, Becky worked for a brief period in a hair salon in Emmetsburg, Iowa. In her spare time, Becky enjoyed watching movies on television, working on craft projects and helping her family and friends in any way necessary. In recent years Becky lived at Longhouse Residence in Spencer, and recently moved to Country View Manor in Sibley, where she passed away on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 reaching the age of 69 years, 5 months and 20 days.

Left to cherish her memory are her partner of more than 30 years, Gary Gilchrist of Sheldon, Iowa; two sons, Jim (Amy) Lewis, and Allen Lewis, both of Emmetsburg, Iowa; three grandchildren; Tanner, Marshall and Somer Lewis of Emmetsburg, Iowa; one brother, Tom (Kathy) Traughber of Sheldon, Iowa; seven nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

Becky was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Fern Traughber; her sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Jim McMichael; and both sets of grandparents.

 

September 2, 2014 - 4:05 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Steven Roth age 48 of Ashton, IA, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014 surrounded by his family, at his home near Ashton, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton, with Father Al Reicks as celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Ashton. There will be a luncheon following the committal service at the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Fellowship Hall in Sheldon, IA.Visitation will be Friday, September 5th from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

There will be a rosary at 4:00 p.m. and a vigil service at 7:00 p.m.

For a complete obituary and online registry please visit:www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

Steven Lawrence Roth was born on November 29, 1965 in Sioux City, IA, the son of Cecil W. and Lois R. (Leitheiser) Roth. He grew up in Ashton on the family farm. He attended St. Joseph’s Catholic School in Ashton through grade school, St. Patrick’s Catholic in Sheldon through Jr. High and attended and graduated from Spalding Catholic High School in Granville, IA. In July of 2008, Steven met Robin Baughfman and they were married on May 13, 2013. Steven most recently worked with his dad on the farm which he really enjoyed, and loved teaching his step kids how to farm. He also in the past worked as a welder for a time and a truck driver. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and a Twisted Drifters MC member. His passion was motorcycle riding, and he was known to put several thousand miles on in summer and even rode in winter. He was named Full Throttle by his MC club because that is how he rode. Steve also enjoyed taking their horses trail riding with the kids. He was an avid bowler and was a member of the Bowling Hall of Fame for a perfect game for which he was very proud of. He also had several 299 games. Steven was known for his love to tease and have fun with those he held dear, and for his huge giving heart in helping anyone that needed anything. He will be greatly missed.

Steven is survived by his wife, Robin Roth of Ashton, IA; seven children: Tyler (Sommer) Klaassen of Humboldt, IA, Alex Updike of Sheldon, IA, Amanda Meendering of Brandon, FL, Cieara Blumeyer of Ashton, IA, Chris Blumeyer of Fort Dodge, IA, Matt Van Lo of Boyden, IA and Kendra Van Lo of Ashton, IA; parents, Cecil W. and Lois R. Roth of Ashton, IA; two sisters: Nancy (Gary) Lien of Brandon, SD and Sheila Roth of Sioux Falls, SD; two nieces: Mackenzie Lien and Kali Lien; one nephew, Garrett Lien; and other extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents; one aunt; four uncles; one cousin; father-in-law, Bill Baughfman and mother-in-law, Mary Baughfman.