August 20, 2019 - 1:57 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Larry Kruse age 69, of Boyden, died Monday, August 19th, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 24th, at St. John Lutheran Church in Boyden, with Rev. Mark Lund, officiating.  Burial will follow in the St. John Lutheran Cemetery at Boyden.

Visitation will be Friday, August 23rd from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. with the family present from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George.

July 31, 2019 - 1:56 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Jacob Soodsma, 25, of Rock Valley, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Sanford-USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota from injuries sustained in an accident.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 3, at 10:30 AM at Faith Reformed Church in Rock Valley, with Rev. Tom Smith and Rev. Mike Molenaar officiating. Burial will follow at the Valley View Cemetery of Rock Valley.

Visitation, with the family present, will be held on Friday, August 2, from 6:00-8:00 PM at Faith Reformed Church in Rock Valley. In the spirit of Jacob’s love of football, Minnesota Vikings or your favorite football team jersey attire is requested.

Condolences for the family may be left at www.porterfuneralhomes.com.

To view the funeral live streamed go to the church website www.faithrv.com.

As Jacob always hoped to be able to do more for his sister and her struggle with epilepsy, memorials can be directed to the Epilepsy Foundation.

July 27, 2019 - 5:30 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Arlene Van Es, age 84, of Orange City, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, July 31, at 1:00 pm, at the Newkirk Reformed Church in rural Hospers. The Rev. Roger Voskuil and the Rev. Dennis Hietbrink will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the Newkirk Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be on Tuesday, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

July 15, 2019 - 10:19 am - Posted in Obituaries

Chad Hoekstra, age 36 of Sioux Center, Iowa died Saturday, July 13, 2019 of natural causes at his home in Sioux Center, IA

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at the Faith Christian Reformed Church of Sioux Center with Rev. Bob Pollema and Rev. Aaron Baart officiating.  Interment will follow the service.

Visitation with the family present will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17th at the Faith Christian Reformed Church of Sioux Center.

For full obituary and online guest book please visit www.mfhonline.com

In lieu of flowers family request memorials be directed to: Western Christian High School or World Renew.

July 12, 2019 - 2:03 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Dorthena Vander Laan, age 96, of Orange City, passed away on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City.

There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, July 17, at 11:00am, at the First Reformed Church in Orange City.  The Rev. Mark Haverdink will officiate.  Interment will follow the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.  Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday, from 10:00am to 11:00am, at the CHURCH.

Arrangements are being completed by the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

 

July 8, 2019 - 3:03 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. Larry Marx, age 72, of Melvin, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at his residence.

There will be a memorial service on Saturday, July 13, at 2:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. Pastor Judy Johnson will officiate. Visitation with the family will be on Saturday, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, at the funeral home.

July 5, 2019 - 1:20 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Ruth Lenderink, age 90, of Orange City, passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a memorial service on Monday, July 8, at 11:30am, at the Trinity Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. Dr. John Hubers, the Rev. Dr. Brian Keepers, and the Rev. Robert De Boer will officiate. Interment will be prior to the service at the Greenwood Cemetery, near Matlock. There will be a family prayer service on Monday, at 9:00am, at the church.

Visitation with the family will be on Sunday, from 4:00pm to 6:00pm, at the church. Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

July 5, 2019 - 11:22 am - Posted in Obituaries

Esther Kempers, age 93 of Sioux Center, Iowa died Thursday, July 4, 2019 at Royale Meadows Care Center of Sioux Center.

A Memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the First Reformed Church in Sioux Center with Rev. Stephen Breen officiating. Family will gather at the church for a prayer service at 9:30 a.m. followed by burial at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Sioux Center.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Memorial Funeral Home of Sioux Center.

Memorials may be directed to Cross Roads Prison Ministries, 2480 44th Street SE, Kentwood, MI 49512.

July 3, 2019 - 6:09 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Marie Heyman, age 88, of Alton, passed away on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a funeral service on Friday, July 5, at 1:30 p.m., at the Alton Reformed Church. The Rev. Scott Bonestroo will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the Nassau Township Cemetery near Alton. Visitation with the family will be on Friday, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., at the church.

Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

June 17, 2019 - 4:06 pm - Posted in Obituaries

ALTON, Iowa — Lorraine Kreber, 96, of Alton, IA died Sunday, June 16, 2019, at Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars, Iowa.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 20, 2019 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton, with the Father Daniel Greving officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery in Alton. Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, with a parish rosary and a vigil prayer service at 5 p.m., all at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton. Visitation will resume one hour prior to the service on Thursday.

Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home and Monument in Remsen, Iowa. Condolences maybe sent online to www.fischfh.com