May 24, 2020 - 6:21 pm - Posted in Obituaries

85-year-old Albert Korthals, of George, died Saturday, May 23rd, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls.

Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Bethel Reformed Church, rural Little Rock, with Reverend Scott Van Ravenswaay officiating.  Burial will follow in the Bethel Reformed Cemetery.  There will be no public luncheon following the service and social distancing guidelines will be followed throughout the church and sanctuary.

A livestream link will be available on our website:  www.jurrensfuneralhome.com. To view the funeral service, go to Albert’s obituary and click on Livestream Link.

Visitation will be Friday, May 29th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George.  We will be following the 10-person limit for guests in the funeral home during visitation.

The Jurrens Funeral Home of George is in charge of the arrangements for 85-year-old Albert Korthals.

May 18, 2020 - 2:50 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Evelyn Marie Grotewold age 97 of George, Iowa died Monday, May 18, 2020 at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center.

Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George, Iowa with Reverend John Pea, officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery at George. There will be no public luncheon following the service.

A livestream link will be available on our website www.jurrensfuneralhome.com to view the funeral service.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 20th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George. There will be no family present during the visitation times. We will be following the 10 person limit during visitation times.

May 11, 2020 - 3:21 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Loretta Quinn, age 88 of Rock Rapids, IA died Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Lyon Specialty Care in Rock Rapids.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a private family service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 13th Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids, IA, with Father Francis Makwinja officiating. The service will be livestreamed on Jurrens Funeral Home Website. Burial will follow at Holy Name Cemetery of Rock Rapids.

Condolences to the family can be offered on the Jurrens Funeral Home website: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

May 1, 2020 - 2:14 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Donna Ann DeBoer, age 78 of George, IA died Friday, May 1, 2020 at the Sanford Hospice Cottage in Luverne, MN.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a private family service will be held at Jurrens Funeral Home in George, IA, with Rev. Scott Van Ravenswaay officiating. Burial follow at Evergreen Lawn Cemetery in George.

A public visitation will be held on Sunday, May 3rd from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Jurrens Funeral Home of George. Due to the precautions, family will not be present, and the Funeral Home will be following the 10-person gathering limit during those times.

Condolences to the family can be offered on the Jurrens Funeral Home website: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

Donna Ann DeBoer was born November 5, 1941 in George, Iowa, the daughter of Henry H. and Lavonne (Ubbinga) Dietz.  She grew up northwest of George and graduated from George High School in 1959.

She was united in marriage on August 4, 1961 to Eugene DeBoer at the Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George, IA.  Together they lived most of their life on the family farm, milking cows and raising sheep, hogs and dogs. Donna also operated Donna’s Ceramic Gifts for several years. She later worked at Lyon Manor in the Dietary Department for several years. She was a member of the Bethel Reformed Church and belonged to the Bethel Fellowship. In 1999 Donna and Eugene retired from farming and they moved to a home in George.  She enjoyed playing cards and participated in several card clubs. She also enjoyed taking the bus trips to the casinos and never missed L.E.O with friends. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and their families. She was outspoken of how proud she was of each one of them. Most recently she spent time with her dear friend, Lucille Daniels. Her dogs were a major part of her day to day life. She will be remembered as a kind and loving person with a servant’s heart.

On November 21, 2011, Donna’s husband, Eugene died. She remained living in George. In February of 2020 her health began to decline, and she later entered Sanford Hospice Cottage in Luverne, MN, where she died this past Friday, May 1, 2020, at the age of 78.

She is survived by three children, Cordell (Rochelle) DeBoer of Rock Rapids, IA, Kelly Cuperus (and special friend, Dusty Dreesman) of Rock Rapids, IA and Troy (Karen) DeBoer of Adrian, MN; seven grandchildren, Tim DeBoer and his children, Paisley and Journey, all of Spirit Lake, IA, Kassanna DeBoer of St. John’s, FL, Brian (Caitlin) Cuperus and their son Colton, all of Milford, IA; Nathan DeBoer of Dallas, TX, Kayla (Justin) Eisma and their son Jackson, all of Orange City, IA, Mitch DeBoer of Omaha, NE, Alyssa (Adam) Scott of Alcester, SD; and other extended family members.

 

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; and brother, Denny Dietz.

April 24, 2020 - 1:00 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Leona G. Klaassen, age 98 of Rock Rapids, IA, formerly of Little Rock, IA died Friday, April 24, 2020 at the Rock Rapids Health Centre.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a private family service will be held Zoar Presbyterian Church, rural George, IA, with Rev. John Pea officiating. Burial follow in the church cemetery.

The Jurrens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements

April 21, 2020 - 3:03 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Kenneth Koerselman, age 78 of George, IA passed away Monday, April 20, 2020 at the Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

Condolences to the family can be offered on the Jurrens Funeral Home website.

April 20, 2020 - 4:16 pm - Posted in Obituaries

David Groen, age 69 of Little Rock, IA died Saturday, April 18, 2020 at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a private family service will be held Wednesday, April 22nd at 10:30 a.m. to watch please click the Live Stream Link.  Burial to follow at Pleasant View Cemetery in Little Rock, IA.

Condolences to the family can be offered on the Jurrens Funeral Home website: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com

April 17, 2020 - 10:37 am - Posted in Obituaries

Marjorie Kannegieter, age 88 of Sibley, IA, formerly of Little Rock passed away Monday, April 13, 2020 at Sibley Specialty Care in Sibley, IA.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

There was a private family prayer and graveside service held on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at Zoar Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The prayer service can be viewed at www.jurrensfuneralhome.com.

Condolences to the family can be offered on the Jurrens Funeral Home website.

April 17, 2020 - 9:14 am - Posted in Obituaries

Mary Ann Peterson, age 76 of Rock Rapids, IA passed away Friday, April 10, 2020 at her home in Rock Rapids, IA.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers for Celebration of Life Service, family prefers memorials be directed to: Restoration of The Madonna of the Chair painting and gold leaf frame, United Methodist Church, 302 S. Carroll Street, Rock Rapids, IA 51246.

April 3, 2020 - 2:04 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Donald L Kruger age, 93 of George, IA died Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society in George, IA.

Due to the mandated health care precautions, a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

The Jurrens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.