Obituaries

John Pas

John Pas of Milford, formerly Sioux City. 80, passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021, at Lakes Regional Healthcare Hospice in Spirit Lake, Iowa.

A visitation with family will be held Monday, August 2, from 4:00 - 6:00 PM at the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake.  Online Condolences may be left at www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Mary Adams

A Celebration of Life for Mary Adams will be held Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 1:00pm at the First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Mary Adams Memorial Fund at First Lutheran Church, 1525 Three Cross Road, Milford, 51351. A memorial in Mary’s honor will be established to fund an annual  bible camp scholarship at Ingham Okoboji Lutheran Bible Camp.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Fred Dowden

A celebration of life for Fred Dowden of Spirit Lake, will be held from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 1, 2021, at the Mini-Wakan State Park Lodge at the north shore of Big Spirit Lake. A time to share your favorite memories of Fred and a meal will be provided. A private family burial will be held in the Lake View Cemetery in Spirit Lake.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be left at www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Chris Kabele

A graveside service for Chris Kabele, age 88, of rural Spirit Lake, Jackson County, Minnesota, will be held Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 10:00 am at Lakeview Gardens Cemetery in Okoboji.

Chris passed away July 25, 2021 at Accura Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Janet and Herman Hodapp

A Celebration of Life for Janet and Herman Hodapp (siblings of JoAnn Chaffin) will be held Friday, July 30, 2021 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. Family will be present at 9:30 AM with a Funeral Mass at 10:30 AM. After mass, burial will be at Calvary Cemetery followed by a lunch and a time of sharing at the church.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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William Verdoorn

The family of William Verdoorn invite you to join them as they celebrate Bill's life well lived. Bill died August 4, 2020 and a private burial was held at Newkirk Cemetery. 

The Celebration to honor Bill will be held Sunday, August 8, 2021, at 2:00pm at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. The service will be in the fellowship hall; casual attire is appropriate.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Bob Bruett

A memorial service for Bob Bruett, age 98, of Spirit Lake, will be held on Monday, July 26, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. Interment will be in the Lakeview Cemetery in Spirit Lake.

Visitation will take place on Sunday, July 25, 2021 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at the Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. 

Bob passed on Friday, July 23, 2021 at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. 

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

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Pearl Trebbien

A Mass of Christian Burial for Pearl Trebbien, 95, of Milford, will be held at 10:30 am, Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Milford.  Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery in Milford.

Visitation will take place on Monday, August 9, 2021 from 5:00-6:30 pm at St. Joseph's Parish Center in Milford. 

Pearl passed away July 22, 2021 at Keelson Harbour in Spirit Lake.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Richard "Rick" Garvin

A Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Richard “Rick” Garvin, age 65, of Jackson, will be held on Monday, July 26, 2021, at 11:00 AM at the Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Jackson, with Pastor Steve DeKok officiating. Lunch will be served following the service at the church. Burial will be held at a later date.

A visitation and time of gathering will be held on Sunday, July 25th from 4:00-7:00 PM at the Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Jackson, and one-hour prior to the service on Monday, July 26th at the church in Jackson.

Rick Garvin passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 21st in Marshall, MN.

Arrangements are under the care of LaCanne Family Funeral Service in Windom.

Condolences and memories of Rick may be sent online at www.lacannefuneralhome.com.

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Nancy Hawn

Nancy Hawn, 66, of Spirit Lake passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

A visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, July 29, 2021, 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 left at www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Mark Brummund

A Celebration of Life for Mark Brummund, age 68, will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Milford Community Center. 

Mark passed away peacefully at his home in Wahpeton on Wednesday, July 21, 2021. 

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

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Jim "Benji" Bockman

A Celebration Gathering for Jim "Benji" Bockman, age 68, of Milford, will be held at the Outback Lounge from 4:00-6:00pm on Saturday, July 31, 2021.

Jim passed away July 20, 2021 at his home in Milford.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Marney Norman

Marion “Marney” Lucille Norman (Hinn), 89, passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Gables Care Center in Wayzata, MN.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 21, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at the Spirit Lake United Methodist Church. A public visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. till service time at the church on Saturday. Burial will be held in the Lakeland Memory Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be left at www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Robert Edwards

Robert Eldon Edwards passed away from Covid on July 10th, 2020. He was born in Dickinson County, Iowa, on July 18th,1951 and graduated from Spirit Lake High School in 1969.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Marguerite, his brother Willie, and sister LaDonna. He is survived by his eldest brother Tom, youngest sister Leanne, former wife Jeanne and their sons Joshua and Isaac, and grandchildren Abigail, Charlotte, and Caleb.

His ashes will be interred with parents and siblings on Monday, July, 26 at 2pm at Lakeview Cemetery in Spirit Lake.

All who knew him and want to attend are welcome and invited.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Tom Hart

A celebration of life ice cream social for Tom Hart will be held Sunday, July 25th from 1:30 until 4:30 pm at the Milford Community Center in Milford. A sharing of memories will be held at 3:00 pm. For more information, please click here

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Ruth Coleman

On July 22, 2021, we will rest moms ashes by dads at 11:00am at Lakeview Cemetery in Spirit Lake. It’s for all  that have a place in their hearts for Ruthie, mom, grandma or Mrs. Coleman.

The next day, July 23rd, from 1:00-3:00pm, we will gather at the house, 1451 210th Ave, to eat, talk and remember mom. Please stop by, and if you can’t remember her in prayer. 

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

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Denny K. Edwards

Denny K Edwards, 74, of Hampton, Iowa passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the Rehabilitation Center of Hampton from complications of early onset of Alzheimer’s. A funeral service will be 1 p.m. on Friday, July 23, 2021 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Hampton. Visitation will be an hour before the service. Following the service, you are invited to join the family at the Hampton Country Club for a light lunch and continue to celebrate Denny with a glass of wine and a cigar! Funeral arrangements are under the guidance of the Sietsema-Atkinson Funeral Home in Hampton. For full obituary, please visit www.SietsemaAtkinson.com

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