September 25, 2020 - 7:58 am - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Emogene “Gene” Raak, age 85, of Hospers, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2020, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a funeral service on Monday, September 28, at 2:30pm, at the Trinity Reformed Church Hospers Campus. The Rev. Kurt Bush and the Rev. Milton Sikkema will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the Newkirk Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Sunday, from 3:30pm to 5:30pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Hospers.

Memorials may be directed to the Orange City Area Home Health and Hospice.

September 21, 2020 - 4:32 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. George Kleinhesselink, age 88, of Orange City, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020, at the Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City.

There will be a private family funeral service on Thursday, September 24, at 10:00 am, at the American Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. Liz Moss will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

You are invited to leave a message of condolence, print a memorial folder, and participate in the service via livestream, at www.oolman.com.

September 18, 2020 - 12:04 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Fenna “Toots” Winter, age 93, of Boyden, Iowa passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Whispering Heights Nursing Home in Rock Valley, Iowa.

Her funeral service will be at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, September 21, 2020 at the St. John Lutheran Church in rural Boyden, Iowa with Rev. Daniel Hart officiating.

Burial will be in the St. John Lutheran Cemetery in rural Boyden, Iowa.

Visitation with family present will be from 9:30 A.M. until the time of service St. John’s Lutheran Church in rural Boyden, Iowa on Monday, September 21, 2020.

The family requests that everyone observes the social distancing guidelines and that Masks are Preferred during the visitation and the service at the church.

Arrangements are under the care of the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Boyden.

Online condolences may be sent to www.vanderploegfunerals.com

September 9, 2020 - 11:47 am - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. Joseph Herda, age 85, of Orange City, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at the Happy Siesta Care Center in Remsen.

No public services are planned. The Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City is assisting the family.

September 9, 2020 - 10:09 am - Posted in Obituaries

Dennis R. Egdorf, age 79, of rural Boyden, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the Pleasant Acres Care Center in Hull, Iowa.

His funeral service will be 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at the St. John’s Lutheran Church in rural Boyden, Iowa with Rev. Aaron Deutsch officiating.

Burial will be in the St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in rural Hull, Iowa.

Visitation with family present will be from 9:00 A.M. until the time of service St. John’s Lutheran Church in rural Boyden, Iowa on Saturday, September 12, 2020.

The family requests that everyone observes the social distancing guidelines during the visitation and the service at the church.

Arrangements are under the care of the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Boyden.

Online condolences may be sent to www.vanderploegfunerals.com

July 27, 2020 - 2:18 pm - Posted in Obituaries

The Rev. Donald Lenderink, age 90, of Orange City, passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a private memorial service for immediate family only on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at 4:00 pm, at the Trinity Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. Dr. Brian Keepers will officiate.

Interment will be prior to the service at the Greenwood Cemetery near Matlock. Relatives and friends are invited to leave a message of condolence, share your remembrances, print a memorial folder, and participate in the service via live stream at www.oolman.com.

Public visitation, without the family present, will be on Tuesday, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

July 19, 2020 - 3:47 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. LaNita Van Roekel, age 77, of Sheldon, passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2020, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a funeral service on Thursday, July 23, at 10:30am, at the First Presbyterian Church in Hospers.  The Rev. Dr. Brian Janssen will officiate.  Interment will follow the service at the Sheridan Township Cemetery in Boyden.  Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, at the CHURCH.

Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Hospers.

July 13, 2020 - 2:49 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Lawrence Meendering, age 80, of Sioux Center, IA died Monday, July 13, 2020 at Sioux Center Health in Sioux Center.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30AM, Friday, July 17, 2020 at the First Christian Reformed Church of Sioux Center with Rev. Dr. Timothy Meendering and Rev. Carl Klompien officiating.  Interment will follow the service in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Sioux Center.

A visitation with the family present will be held Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 5-7pm at the Memorial Funeral Home of Sioux Center. Proper social distancing protocol will be followed.

In lieu of flowers the Meendering family prefer memorials be directed to: Crossroads Prison Ministries, 2480 44th Street SE, Kentwood, MI 49512

June 14, 2020 - 8:35 am - Posted in Obituaries

Clifford E. Schlichte, age 88 of Granville, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2020 at Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon, IA.

The funeral service with limited seating will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen, IA with Father Daniel Greving officiating.

Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Granville, IA. Visitation with social distancing restrictions will be 5-7 p.m. on Monday at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.

Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

May 21, 2020 - 2:59 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. Martin De Wit, age 82, of Orange City, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020, at his residence.

There will be a private funeral service on Tuesday, May 26, at 11:00am at the First Christian Reformed Church in Orange City.  The Rev. Mark Vande Zande will officiate.  Interment will follow the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.  Visitation without the family will be on Monday, from 4:00pm to 7:00pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

In light of current events, and in an effort to abide by the recommendation of social distancing, we encourage you to use our website, www.oolman.com, to leave a message of condolence, print a memorial folder, view the tribute video, and participate in the funeral service via live stream.