Obituaries

November 10, 1937 - October 17, 2018

Lyle Dean Kruger

Cherokee, IA

Lyle Dean Kruger, the son of Helmer and Lydia (Christians) Kruger was born November 10, 1937 in Rock Rapids, IA. Lyle learned as a young child the gift of gab. His aunts raised him, having lost his mother at the age of 2. When Lyle's father married Lena he attended school in Ashton and learned the…
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April 29, 1926 - October 14, 2018

Ralph Rupp

Cherokee, IA

Ralph Paul Rupp was born April 29, 1926 in Cherokee, Iowa. His parents were George and Mary (Kohns) Rupp. He attended his early school years at Maryhill School, and later at the Quimby Schools. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.  He was a member of the US…
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May 21, 1931 - October 7, 2018

Alfred Joseph Kosse

Marcus, IA

Alfred Joseph Kosse was born in Cherokee County, Iowa, on May 21, 1931, to Bernard and Cecilia (Klunenberg). He lived in the Maryhill area until the family moved to Marcus in 1936. He graduated from Holy Name Catholic High School in 1952.  He entered the United States Army, serving as a…
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March 26, 1948 - October 6, 2018

Edward Eugene Richards

Cherokee, IA

Edward Eugene Richards, the son of Roy and Lenora (Luccki) Richards was born March 26, 1948, in South Bend, IN. His childhood years were spent in South Bend where he attended school and graduated from John Adams High School.  On June 17, 1967, Edward was united in marriage to Linda…
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January 6, 1930 - September 30, 2018

Claude L. Whited

Cherokee, IA

  Claude Leslie Whited, the son of Edith (Fechter) and Claude Whited, Sr., was born on a farm near Paullina, IA on January 6, 1930. He grew up on the farm, and graduated from Sutherland High School in 1948.   On August 12, 1971, Claude married Mary Lou Galigan. She preceded him…
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January 11, 1930 - September 27, 2018

Donna J. Schmidt

Cherokee, IA

  Donna Jean Schmidt, the daughter of Fay and Ora (Young) Pettengill, was born on January 11, 1930, in Cherokee, IA. Her childhood years were spent in Cherokee where she attended school. She graduated from Wilson High School.  Donna was united in marriage to Wilfred…
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February 2, 1935 - September 10, 2018

Twyla Mae Ritter

Twyla Mae Ritter was born on February 2, 1935 in Hartley, IA to Cornelius and Pearl (Blok) DeBoom. She attended country school in O’Brien County, north of Sutherland, IA until high school. She graduated from Sutherland High School in 1953.  In March of 1954, she married Harold…
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June 1, 2000 - September 10, 2018

Natalee June Henke

Marcus, IA

Natalee June Henke, the daughter of Ted and Tracee (Voetberg) Henke was born June 1, 2000, in Cherokee, Iowa. Her childhood years were spent on the family farm south of Marcus. She attended school at MMC and was currently a senior at MMCRU. In the spring of 2018, Natalee completed her CNA in…
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March 11, 1953 - September 10, 2018

Gayle Ann Cedar

Cherokee, IA

Gayle Ann Cedar, the daughter Beverly O’Connor, was born March 11, 1953, in Sioux City, IA.  Her early childhood years were spent in Sioux City. The family moved to Cherokee, IA when she was in grade school and she graduated from Washington High School in 1971.  After graduation,…
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June 7, 1950 - September 7, 2018

Paul L. Naab

  Paul Lawrence Naab, 68 of Cherokee, Iowa passed away unexpectedly after a brief illness on Sept. 7 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center.  Paul was born June 7, 1950 in Mason City, Iowa and grew up outside of Ocheyedan, Iowa. After graduating from Ocheyedan High School in…
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July 30, 1926 - August 20, 2018

Louis F. Mohning

Marcus, IA

Louis Frederick Mohning, the son of Louis and Wilhelmina (Wiebke) Mohning, was born July 30, 1926, in Marion Township in Plymouth County, IA. His childhood years were spent on the farm where he attended country school. On September 14, 1949, he was united in marriage to Lillian Bystrek at St.…
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