March 22, 2017 - 1:19 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Dwayne HalseDwayne O. Halse, 93, of Rock Rapids, Iowa, formerly of Sioux Falls, South Dakota died on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the Sanford Rock Rapids Medical Center.

Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the United Methodist Church in Rock Rapids, Iowa with Rev. Kathy Sides officiating. Burial will be at 3:15 p.m. Saturday at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Watertown, South Dakota.

Visitation will be after 1:00 p.m. on Friday with the family present from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the united Methodist Church in Rock Rapids. The family prefers memorials be directed to the United Methodist Church in Rock Rapids.

The Porter Funeral Home in Rock Valley, Iowa is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com.

March 20, 2017 - 3:28 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Marlene KannegieterMarlene Kannegieter age 82 of George, IA died Monday March 20, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in George, IA.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday March 23rd at Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George, IA with Rev Dale Lint, officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery at George, IA.

Visitation will be Wednesday March 22nd from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. with the family present from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George.

March 14, 2017 - 4:39 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Delbert KannengeiterDelbert H. Kannegieter, 89, of George, Iowa, died Monday, March 13, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society in George.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 17, at 11:00 AM at the Tabernacle Baptist Church in George with Pastor Bryan Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery of George. Visitation, with the family present, will be Friday, March 17, from 10:00-11:00 AM at the church.

Condolences may be left for the family at www.porterfuneralhomes.com.

March 12, 2017 - 9:21 am - Posted in Obituaries

Willy KnoblochWilbert “Willy” Knobloch, age 90 of Lester, IA died Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Lyon Specialty Care in Rock Rapids, IA.

Funeral service will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, March 18 th at the Apostolic Christian Church in Lester, IA.

Burial will follow at the Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery in Lester, IA.

Visitation will be Friday, March 17 th with family present from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Apostolic Christian Church Fellowship Hall in Lester.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Apostolic Christian Harvest Call and or the Lester Rescue Squad.

An online registry and full obituary will be available at: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

March 9, 2017 - 4:22 pm - Posted in Obituaries

VAN WESTEN, Cornelia picCornelia Van Westen age 94 of George, died Wednesday March 8th at Good Samaritan Society at George.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday March 13th, at Hope Reformed Church in George, with Rev. Steve De Haan officiating.  Burial will follow in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery at George.

Visitation will be Monday from 9:30 a.m. until time of service at the Hope Reformed Church of George.

Jurrens Funeral Home of George is in charge of arrangements for 94-year old Cornelia Van Westen of George.

February 28, 2017 - 8:15 am - Posted in Obituaries

Orval Harberts age 91 of George, IA died Monday February 27, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society of George, IA.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday March 3rd at Zoar Presbyterian Church in George, IA with Rev. Dale Lint, officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery at George, IA.

Visitation will be Thursday, March 2nd from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. with the family present from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George

February 14, 2017 - 5:19 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Emma NagelEmma Nagel, age 93 of Alvord, IA died Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Fellowship Village Nursing Home in Inwood, IA.

Memorial service will be 11:00 a.m. Friday February 17, 2017 at Christ Lutheran Church in Alvord with Pastor Corilee Boer officiating. Burial will take place prior to the service at Christ Lutheran Cemetery in Alvord.

Visitation will be Thursday, February 16th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with family present from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Jurrens Funeral Home in Rock Rapids, IA. The Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids is handling arrangements.

An online registry and full obituary will be available at: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

February 13, 2017 - 12:49 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Alice Byker, age 98 of Rock Rapids, IA died Sunday, February 12, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in George, IA.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday February 18, 2017 at Christian Reformed Church in Rock Rapids. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Rock Rapids.

Visitation will be Friday, February 17th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with family present from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Christian Reformed Church in Rock Rapids, IA.

The Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids is handling arrangements.

February 5, 2017 - 7:40 am - Posted in Obituaries

candleLeroy E. Hansen, age 83, of Rock Rapids, Iowa formerly of Sheldon passed away on Friday, February 3, 2017 at Rock Rapids
Care Center.

His funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon with Rev. Craig Nissen officiating. Burial will be at a later date in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Sheldon.

Visitation with family present will be from 10:00 A.M. until time of service on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.

February 3, 2017 - 11:59 am - Posted in Obituaries

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     Marilyn Hall age 82 of George, IA died Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Monday, February 6th at Immanuel Lutheran Church in George, IA, with Rev. Chad Duffy officiating.

Visitation will be Sunday, February 5th from 1:30 to 3:00 PM at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in George.

Also, there will be a visitation on Saturday, February 11th from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at Harris Grove Chapel, with burial following at Harris Grove Cemetery at Logan, IA.

 

Marilyn Lee (Graham) Hall was born September, 20, 1934 at Logan, IA the daughter of Lloyd and Ruth Martin Graham.  Marilyn grew up at Logan where she attended school, graduating from Logan High School in 1952.  After high school she attended Iowa State University at Ames, IA.  On October 11, 1959, she was united in marriage to Donald Hall at the United Methodist Church in LeMars, IA.  Don and Marilyn raised their family at George.  Marilyn worked as the office secretary at the Ellsworth Vet Clinic.  Marilyn had a special love for animals and had many pets in her home her whole life.  She enjoyed attending her children’s activities throughout their years at George.  In later years she was an avid sports fan for Central Lyon/George Little Rock and also Boyer Valley, where son Kent has taught and coached for several years.  You knew it was game day when Doc and Marilyn had their Iowa State Flag out and attire on.  Despite her own health challenges throughout her life, Marilyn was very caring and concerned about the welfare of others whether it be two legged or four legged friends.  She would always check in with people and was in close touch with her dear friends from Logan High School.  The love Marilyn and Don had for 57 years is one that is truly a rarity.  Their love is shown in their family, which made up her whole life.  She cherished her grandchildren, Amber and Roman and in the most recent year, great granddaughters, Lilly, Addison, and Aidan.  This past week, Marilyn fought a tough battle with a brief illness, with her family by her side.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Don “Doc” Hall of George, IA; her children, Kirk and spouse, Kris of Le Mars, IA; Jan Hall of Omaha, NE; Kent Hall of Dunlap, IA; two grandchildren and three great grandchildren; siblings, Esther (Pat) Dague of Dunlap, IA; and sister-in-law, Sharon Donlin of Harlan, IA.

She was preceded in death by her parents Lloyd and Ruth Graham.

Marilyn Hall age 82 of George, IA died Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Monday, February 6th at Immanuel Lutheran Church in George, IA, with Rev. Chad Duffy officiating.

Visitation will be Sunday, February 5th from 1:30 to 3:00 PM at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in George.

Also, there will be a visitation on Saturday, February 11th from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at Harris Grove Church, with burial following at Harris Grove Cemetery at Logan, IA.

A complete obituary and online registry will be available at: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com