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.

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.