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.

April 29, 2020 - 8:20 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Connie Van’t Hul Nissen, age 52, of Hull, passed away on Monday, April 27, 2020, at Sioux Center Health.

There will be a funeral service on Saturday, May 2, at 2:00 p.m., at the First Reformed Church in Hull. The Rev. Van Rathbun will officiate. A private interment will follow the service at the Hope Cemetery in Hull. Visitation without the family present will be on Friday, from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Oolman Funeral Home in Hull.

In light of current events, and in an effort to abide by the recommendation of social distancing, the funeral home encourages you to use their website, www.oolman.com, to leave a message of condolence and/or participate in the funeral service via live stream.

April 18, 2020 - 8:27 am - Posted in Obituaries

Tillie J. Helgerson, 95, of Rock Valley, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 at Whispering Heights in Rock Valley. Her family are very grateful for the care she received from the staff at Whispering Heights.

Due to state and federal guidance on gatherings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the family will not be having a public memorial at this time.  A private family graveside service will take place on Monday, April 20, 2020 at the Valley View Cemetery with Rev. Dr. Verlyn Boone of the First Reformed Church officiating. The family is planning to have a public memorial service at a later date.

The family prefers memorials in Tillie’s name be directed to the First Reformed Church in Rock Valley. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com.

April 5, 2020 - 10:54 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mary A. Croatt, 85, of Sioux City, IA and formerly of Hospers, IA passed away April 4, 2020 at Holy Spirit Retirement Home in Sioux City, IA.

Private Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Hospers with Father Daniel Greving officiating. Family graveside services will follow in the St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery in Hospers. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.

April 4, 2020 - 12:33 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Angeline Reekers, age 93, of rural Orange City, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars.

There will be a private graveside service on Tuesday, April 7, at the Capel Township Cemetery in Middleburg. The Rev. Mark Schwarz will officiate. Arrangements are with 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 and/or view the graveside service.

March 20, 2020 - 12:29 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. Willard “Whiz” Punt, age 83, of Sheldon, formerly of Orange City, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2020, at the Sanford Sheldon Senior Care.

There will be a private family funeral service on Monday, March 23, at 2:00pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.  The Rev. David Van Kley will officiate.  Interment will follow the service at the West Lawn Cemetery 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 and/or participate in the funeral service via live stream.

In lieu of flowers or gifts, memorials may be directed to the Punt Family for future designation.

 

 

 

March 13, 2020 - 10:32 am - Posted in Obituaries

Darrel W. Rensink, age 82 of Ames, Iowa (formerly of Sioux Center), passed away at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames on March 10, 2020.

Visitation will be at Grandon Funeral and Cremation Care, 414 Lincoln Way in Ames on Sunday, March 15, 2020 from 2-4 p.m.

Funeral services will be at Ascension Lutheran Church, 2400 Bloomington Road, in Ames on Monday, March 16th at 2:00 p.m. with the Reverend Roger Twito officiating.

A visitation will also be held Tuesday, March 17th at Memorial Funeral Home, 12 16th Street SE in Sioux Center, IA from 5-7 p.m. with family present.

Private family burial will be March 18 at Memory Gardens in Sioux Center.

Memorials may be directed to Ascension Lutheran Church, 2400 Bloomington Rd, Ames, IA 50010; or the Israel Family Hospice House, 400 South Dakota Ave, Ames, IA 50014 Online condolences may be directed to: www.grandonfuneralandcremationcare.com or www.mfhonline.com.

March 12, 2020 - 10:47 am - Posted in Obituaries

Mrs. Eleanor De Groot, age 89, of Sheldon, formerly of Alton, passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at the Sanford Sheldon Medical Center.

There will be a memorial service on Monday, March 16, at 11:30 am, at the Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. John Klompien will officiate. A luncheon and time of visitation will follow the service, at the church. Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.

There will be a family prayer service on Monday, at 10:30 am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

March 6, 2020 - 6:20 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Esther M. Olivier age 92, of Sioux Center, IA died Thursday, March 5, 2020, at Royale Meadows Care Center in Sioux Center, IA.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 12, 2020, at the First Reformed Church of Sioux Center with Rev. Stephen Breen officiating. Burial will be held prior to the memorial service in Hope Cemetery in Hull, IA.

A prayer service will be held Thursday morning at 9:00 a.m. at Memorial Funeral Home before proceeding to the cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday, March 11th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. with family present at Memorial Funeral Home of Sioux Center.

An online obituary and registry can be found at mfhonline.com. The Memorial Funeral Home of Sioux Center is in charge of the arrangements for Esther M. Olivier.

February 22, 2020 - 11:33 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. James Wielenga, age 89, of Hull, passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020, at the Royale Meadows Care Center in Sioux Center.

There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, February 26, at 11:00 am, at the Free Grace Reformed Church in Middleburg. The Rev. Mark Schwarz will officiate.

Interment will be prior to the service at the Hope Cemetery in Hull. There will be a family prayer service on Wednesday, at 9:30 am, at the CHURCH.

Visitation with the family will be on Tuesday, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the CHURCH.

Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Hull.