Obituaries

Irene Brandt

Irene Brandt LEDYARD — Irene Brandt, longtime resident of Ledyard, Iowa, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at the glorious age of 96. A Celebration of Life will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Bethany United Church of Christ in Ledyard, Iowa. Within the last few ...

Scott ‘Scottie’ Schuler

Scott ‘Scottie’ Schuler GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. — It is with great sadness that the family of Scott “Scottie” Alan Schuler, announce his unexpected passing on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, at his home in Green Valley, Ariz., at the age of 64. There are no immediate memorial plans. Scott was ...

Charles L. Rakness

Charles L. Rakness FAIRMONT — Services for Charles L. Rakness, 79, of Fairmont, will be noon Wednesday at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial, with full military honors by the Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post 36 and Martin County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1222, will follow the ...

Melvin L. Knuth

Melvin L. Knuth DUNNELL — A Celebration of Life service for Melvin L. Knuth, 83, of rural Dunnell, will be 11 a.m. Monday at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Ceylon. Burial will be in Lake Belt Cemetery, rural Ceylon, with military honors by Nassen-Detert American Legion Post 529 of Ceylon and ...

Kenneth L. Crissinger

Kenneth L. Crissinger SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life service for Kenneth L. Crissinger, 84, of rural Sherburn will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Sherburn. Burial, with military honors by the Thomas P. Saxton American Legion Post 356 and Sherburn Veterans of ...

Dean R. Anderson

Dean R. Anderson JACKSON — A funeral service for Dean R. Anderson 92, of Jackson will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Jackson. Military rites will be performed by the Jackson VFW and American Legion Posts. Anderson died Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, at the Good ...

Maurine C. Wendel

Maurine C. Wendel FAIRMONT — Funeral services for Maurine C. Wendel, age 96, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at East Chain Lutheran Church. Burial will be held in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, at Lakeview ...

Fordyce Charles Jensen

Fordyce Charles Jensen BENEDICT — Fordyce Charles Jensen, age 78, of Benedict, Minn., passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, at Sanford Hospital in Bemidji. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Calvary Evangelical Free Church in Walker. Visitation will be one hour ...

Clyde A. Hewett

Clyde A. Hewett EASTON — Clyde Arnold Hewett, 70, of Easton died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, after battling small cell lung cancer. A Celebration of Life will be held 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the Winnebago Municipal Center, Winnebago. Clyde Arnold Hewett was born July 3, 1948, in Ringsted, Iowa, ...

Sue M. Garver

Sue M. Garver FAIRMONT — Graveside services for Sue Marie Garver, 49, of Fairmont, formerly of Winnebago, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Rose Hill Cemetery, Winnebago. Garver died Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, at REM Heartland. Spencer-Owen Funeral Home of Winnebago is in charge of ...

James Svoboda

James Svoboda JACKSON — Mass of Christian Burial for James Svoboda, 73, of Jackson will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Jackson. Burial will be in the Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Jackson, with military honors by the Jackson Veterans of Foreign Wars Post and ...

Maurine C. Wendel

Maurine C. Wendel FAIRMONT — Funeral services for Maurine C. Wendel, 96, of Fairmont, will be 11 a.m. Friday at East Chain Lutheran Church. Burial will be held in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Wendel died Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, at Ingleside in Fairmont. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday ...

Rebecca Ketchum

Rebecca Ketchum ARCADIA, Wis. — Funeral services for Rebecca Ketchum, 52, of Arcadia, formerly of Fairmont, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Faith Baptist Church, La Crosse, Wis. Burial will be in Pine Cliff Cemetery, Galesville, Wis. Ketchum died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, at Gundersen Lutheran ...

Ruth I. Resch

Ruth I. Resch JACKSON — A Mass of Christian Burial for Ruth I. Resch, 85, of rural Jackson will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Jackson. Burial will be in the Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Jackson. Resch died Wed-nesday evening, Nov. 21, 2018, at ...

James W. Baker

James W. Baker NORWOOD YOUNG AMERICA — A memorial service for James W. Baker, 47, of Norwood Young America, formerly of Fairmont, will be 10:30 a.m. Dec. 8 at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont, with full military honors by the Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post 36 and Martin County ...

Marilyn Christ

Marilyn Christ EAST CHAIN — Memorial services for Marilyn Kay Thompson Christ, 69, of East Chain, formerly of Lakota, Iowa, will be 11 a.m. Dec. 12 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Lakota. Inurnment will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church Cemetery, Lakota. Christ died Sunday morning, Nov. ...

Melvin L. Knuth

Melvin L. Knuth DUNNELL — A Celebration of Life service for Melvin L. Knuth, 83, of rural Dunnell will be 11 a.m. Monday at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Ceylon. Burial will be in Lake Belt Cemetery, rural Ceylon, with military honors by Nassen-Detert American Legion Post 529 of Ceylon and ...

Dean R. Anderson

Dean R. Anderson JACKSON — A funeral service for Dean R. Anderson 92, of Jackson will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Jackson. Military rites will be performed by the Jackson VFW and American Legion Posts. Anderson died Friday, Nov. 23, at the Good ...

Lesa Fuentez

Lesa Fuentez SIOUX FALLS — Services for Lesa A. Fuentez, 59, of Sioux Falls, formerly of Fairmont, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Faith Temple Church, Sioux Falls. Fuentez died Monday morning, Nov. 26, 2018, at Sanford Health in Sioux Falls. Lesa Ann Dietz was born June 11, 1959, in Martin ...

Ruth I. Resch

Ruth I. Resch JACKSON — Mass of Christian Burial for Ruth I. Resch, 85, of rural Jackson will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Jackson. Burial will be in Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Jackson. Resch died Wednesday evening, Nov. 21, 2018, at Sunset ...