Obituaries

April 22, 1955 - May 17, 2019

Matt P. George

Aurelia, IA

Mathias Paul “Matt” George, the son of Paul and Marilyn (Peck) George, was born in Cherokee, Iowa, on April 22, 1955. He grew up on a farm near Aurelia, Iowa, and graduated from Aurelia High School in 1973.  Matt was always drawn to anything with an engine, including big…
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August 27, 1943 - May 17, 2019

Dawn Sonksen

Cherokee, IA

Dawn Sonksen, the daughter of Glen and Phyllis (Wilkinson) Parker, was born August 27, 1943, in Cherokee, Iowa. Her childhood years were spent in Cherokee where she attended school. She was united in marriage to Ronald Shaefer. Dawn was later united in marriage to Roger Sonksen on November 27,…
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December 19, 1931 - May 16, 2019

Mary C. Case

Marcus, IA

Mary Colletta, the daughter of Hugh and Katherine (Carel) Connor, was born December 19, 1931, in Sioux City, Iowa. She grew up on her family’s farm near Le Mars, and attended Union High School. She then graduated from St. Joseph’s School of Nursing in Sioux City.   Mary was…
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September 11, 1931 - May 8, 2019

DuWayne Henry Pauling

Paullina, IA

  DuWayne H. Pauling, the son of William F. and Ella M. (Richter) Pauling, was born September 11, 1931, near Germantown, IA. He was baptized on September 30, 1931 at his parent’s home. He was later confirmed on June 10, 1945, at St. John Lutheran Church in Germantown, Iowa. His…
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June 3, 1962 - May 8, 2019

Mark William Murphy

Cherokee, IA

Mark William Murphy was born June 3, 1962 in LeMars, Iowa, the son of Donald Murphy and Alice (Conway) Murphy. The family moved to Cherokee, where Mark attended Immaculate Conception and later Cherokee Public Schools, graduating from Washington High School in 1981, the “Class with…
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January 22, 1932 - May 3, 2019

Isobel Ann Wilberding

Cherokee, IA

Born to James William and Isabella Maryana (Wallenberg) Kubal on January 22, 1932 in Sioux City, Iowa. Anne was the eldest of three children.  Ann attended the Sioux City area schools and graduated from Heelan High School in 1950. As fate would have it, she met the love of her life, one…
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June 23, 1949 - April 25, 2019

Connie Faye Biberdorf

Cherokee, IA

Connie Faye (Smith) Biberdorf was born on June 23, 1949, a child of Manfred and Hildegard Smith of Cherokee. She attended boarding school at Marty Mission High School in Wagner, SD.  On October 11, 1969, Connie Smith and Delbert Biberdorf were united in marriage at…
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October 25, 1954 - April 24, 2019

John A. McAlpine

Larrabee, IA

John “Pump” Antohny McAlpine, the son of Eugene and Ruth (Christopher) McAlpine was born October 25, 1954, in Hartley, IA. His childhood years were spent in Sheldon, IA, where he received his education.  Following his education, John worked for many years in the construction…
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July 14, 1936 - April 18, 2019

Henry Phipps

Cherokee, IA

Henry “Hank” Phipps was born July 14, 1936 at San Diego, California to Luther and Mabel (Sterman) Phipps.   He moved to Cherokee when he was a young boy.  He graduated from Washington High School in 1955 and soon after he enlisted in the Navy.  While in the Navy…
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September 28, 1939 - April 4, 2019

Leon Royce Chase

Meriden, IA

Leon R. Chase, age 79, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving wife, Susan and his family following a 2 year brave battle against cancer. His wish was to be cremated and a visitation with the family will be on April 27th from 4-7pm at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home with…
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June 20, 1931 - April 2, 2019

Delores June Todd

Quimby, IA

Delores June Todd, the daughter of Oscar and Ella (Andresen) Lenz, was born June 20, 1931, on the family farm in Silver Township near Holstein, Iowa. Her childhood years were spent on the farm. She attended Silver School #6. Following the passing of her father at an early age, Delores stayed at…
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March 16, 1928 - March 29, 2019

Marcella Faye Nelson

Cherokee, IA

Marcella Faye Nelson, age 91, of Cherokee, Iowa passed away Friday, March 29, 2019 at Accura Health in Ames, Iowa.  Marcella was born March 16, 1928 in Cherokee County, IA to Frank and Mildred (Mann) Gerjets. She attended school in Cherokee and graduated from Wilson High School. While…
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September 18, 1950 - March 22, 2019

Wanda Sue Woltman

Aurelia, IA

Wanda Sue Woltman, the daughter of Merlin and Lorilla (Whiting) Resene was born September 18, 1950, in Cherokee, IA. She lived with her family in Aurelia, and had a wonderful childhood.  She graduated from Aurelia High School in 1968. She then worked at the MHI. She was united in…
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