September 26, 2016 - 7:50 am - Posted in Obituaries

Funeral-female1 flowerMrs. Johanna Vermeer, age 85, of Sheldon, formerly of Boyden, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Society in Le Mars.

There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, September 28, at 10:30 am, at the First Reformed Church in Boyden. The Rev. David Poppen will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the Sheridan Township Cemetery near Boyden. Visitation will be after 4:00 pm on Tuesday, with the family present from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

September 20, 2016 - 7:59 am - Posted in Obituaries

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Catherine Menke, age 87, of Hull, formerly of Sutherland and Storm Lake, died on Saturday, September 17th in Hull.

Memorial services will be at 11 am on Thursday, September 22nd at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery.

The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of arrangements for Catherine Menke.

September 12, 2016 - 9:21 am - Posted in Obituaries

gordon-abelsMr. Gordon Abels, age 69, of Orange City, passed away on Sunday, September 11th, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a funeral service on Friday, September 16, at 10:30 am, at the American Reformed Church in Orange City, with the Revs. Michael and Elizabeth Hardeman officiating.  Interment will follow the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.

Visitation will be after 4:00 pm on Thursday, with the family present from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the American Reformed Church in Orange City.

Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

September 8, 2016 - 8:21 am - Posted in Obituaries

doris-muyskensDoris M. Muyskens, 81, of Mason City, died Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at the Good Shepherd Health Center.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM Friday, September 9, 2016 at Grace Evangelical Free Church at 440 N. Illinois Avenue in Mason City with Pastor Scott Davis officiating.

Interment will take place at 4:00 PM, West Lawn Cemetery, Orange City, Iowa.

Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Thursday at Major Erickson Funeral Home

August 29, 2016 - 5:34 pm - Posted in Obituaries

LaVonne HofmeyerMrs. LaVonne Hofmeyer, age 90, of Orange City, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2016, at the Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City.

There will be a memorial service on Saturday, September 3, at 2:00 pm, at the Newkirk Reformed Church in rural Hospers.  The Rev. David Powers and the Rev. Dr. Tom Smith will officiate.  Interment will be prior to the service at the Newkirk Cemetery.  There will be a family prayer service on Saturday, at 1:15 pm, at the church.

Visitation will be after 4:00 pm on Friday, with the family present from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City, which is in charge of the arrangements for 90-year old LaVonne Hofmeyer of Orange City.

August 28, 2016 - 5:42 pm - Posted in Obituaries

 

SchwarzMr. Leroy Schwarz, age 67, of Alton, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016, at his home.

There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, August 31, at 10:30 am, at the Alton Reformed Church. The Revs. Scott Bonestroo and Stuart Vander Vegte will officiate. Private interment will be at the Nassau Township Cemetery near Alton. Visitation will be after 4:00 pm on Tuesday, with the family present from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the church.

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

August 19, 2016 - 5:15 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Mr. Max Hickman, age 27, of Orange City, passed away on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, in New York City.

There will be a memorial service on Tuesday, August 23, at 11:00 am, at the American Reformed Church in Orange City.  The Revs. Michael and Elizabeth Hardeman, and the Rev. Lizbeth Moss, will officiate.  Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.  There will be a prayer service on Tuesday, at 10:00 am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

Visitation will be after 4:00pm on Monday, with the family present from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the funeral home.

The Oolman Funeral Home of Orange City is in charge of the arrangements for 27-year old Mr. Max Hickman, of Orange City.

August 8, 2016 - 11:09 am - Posted in Obituaries

 

Mr. Henry Brinks, age 87, of Hull, passed away on Monday, August 8, 2016, at Whispering Heights in Rock Valley.

There will be a memorial service on Thursday, August 11, at 11:00 am, at the First Christian Reformed Church in Hull. The Rev. Loren Kotman will officiate. Interment will be prior to the service at the Valley View Cemetery in Rock Valley. There will be a prayer service on Thursday, at 9:30 am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Hull.

Visitation will be after 5:00 pm on Wednesday, with the family present from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at the funeral home.

August 4, 2016 - 2:30 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Arnold H. Winter, age 85, of Sheldon, formerly of Boyden, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, at Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 6 at St. John Lutheran Church of rural Boyden, with burial at St. John Lutheran Cemetery, rural Boyden.

Visitation will be after 4 P.M. Friday, August 5, with family present from 5 – 7 P.M. at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Boyden.

The Vander Ploeg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for 85-year old Arnold Winter of Sheldon, formerly of Boyden.

July 31, 2016 - 11:31 am - Posted in Obituaries

Hildred HoekstraMrs. Hildred Hoekstra, age 80, of Hull, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016, at her residence.

There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, August 3, at 10:30 am, at the Hull Protestant Reformed Church. The Rev. James Laning will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the Hope Cemetery in Hull. Visitation will be after 4:00 pm on Tuesday, with the family present from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm, at the church.

Arrangements are with the Oolman Funeral Home in Hull.