Obituaries

Ethel & Virgil Grave

A graveside service for Ethel and Virgil Grave of Lake Park, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 25, 2021, in the Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park, IA. Military honors will be conducted for Virgil by the American Legion Timpe Post #23 and John W. Kidd VFW Post #4514 of Spirit Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Becky Holmes

There will be no formal services at this time for Becky Holmes of Lake Park. Private family services will be held at a later date. 

Becky Caroline (Voigt) Holmes, 72, passed away on September 16, 2021.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

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Eugene Rouse

Arrangements are pending for Eugene Rouse, 91, of Spirit Lake.

Eugene passed away September 16, 2021 at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Joshua Curry

A memorial service will be held for Joshua Curry, son of Diana Nighswonger and Chris Curry Jr., on Sunday, September 26th at Oneota Park in Spencer. The service will begin at 1:15 pm with visitation following until 5:00 pm. Those attending are asked to wear a mask.

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Bette Jo Miller

Bette Jo Miller, 95, of Spirit Lake passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Accura Healthcare of Spirit Lake.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date at the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Mark Donkersloot

Mark Donkersloot, age 64 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 19th at 2:00 p.m. at the Donkersloot farm (east end of Brady Street, on the east edge of Sanborn) A reminder to please bring your own lawn chair. Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 18th at the Sanborn Funeral Home in Sanborn from 2:00 p.m. to 7:52 p.m. (not a typo); family present 5:00 p.m. to 7:52 p.m. Burial will take place at Roseland Cemetery near Sanborn. The Sanborn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 64 year-old Mark Donkersloot of Sanborn, IA.

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Rosemary Rouse

A memorial service for Rosemary Rouse, age 69, of Spirit Lake, will be held on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. at the Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Burial will be in the Baker Township Cemetery in Melvin. Visitation will take place prior to the service from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. 

Rosemary passed on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at the Pearl Valley Nursing Home in Lake Park.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

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Leanna Hass

A funeral service for Leanna Hass, age 93, of Lake Park, will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Concordia Lutheran Church in Lake Park. Burial will be in the Milford Cemetery in Milford. Visitation will take place on Friday, September 17, 2021 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Lake Park.

Leanna passed on Monday, September 13, 2021 at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

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Mary E. Myers

Mary E. (Weiskircher) Myers, 67, of Spirit Lake passed away on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family.

A come and go visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Shirley Hamann

Shirley Hamann of Milford, Iowa passed away on September 10, 2021. Services will be held at the following times: Friday, September 17th - visitation, 4 to 7 pm at the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake, IA. Saturday, September 18th - funeral service, which will be live-streamed on the church’s Facebook page will be at 10 am with reception following at the United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. Sunday, September 19 - burial service, 1 pm at the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Cheryl "Gidget" Halbur

A Celebration of Life Gathering for Cheryl "Gidget" Halbur of Arnolds Park will be held Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 4-7pm at Chaplins in Arnolds Park. 

Turner Jenness Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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