June 29, 2022 - 5:35 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Alethea Faye (Steenhoven) Stubbe, age 64, of George, Iowa, passed away June 29, 2022 at Sanford Sheldon Hospital after a long battle with cancer.

Public visitation will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 30th at Hope Reformed Church, 2251 Jay Avenue, George, IA 51237, with her family present from 5 p.m.–7 p.m. Her Memorial Service will be held Friday, July 1st at Hope Reformed Church at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Al Honken officiating.

Private family burial at Evergreen Lawn Cemetery will be prior to the Memorial Service. The family prefers memorials be directed to Northwest Iowa Community College to establish a scholarship to honor her life. The Porter Funeral Home in Rock Valley is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com. The Memorial Service will be live-streamed on the church’s Facebook page.

June 27, 2022 - 1:28 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Eleanor DeBoer, age 87 of Little Rock, died on Monday, June 27, 2022, at St. Joseph East Hospital in Lexington, KY.

Funeral service will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, July 2nd at Bethel Reformed Church, rural Little Rock, IA, with Rev. Scott Van Ravenswaay officiating. Burial will follow at church cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday, July 1st from 5:00 to 8:00 PM, with the family present at Jurrens Funeral Home of George, which is in charge of the arrangements for 87-year-old Eleanor DeBoer of Little Rock.

 

June 20, 2022 - 9:22 am - Posted in Obituaries

Winnie Scholten age 98 of Steen, MN died Saturday, June 18, 2022, at the Tuff Memorial Home in Hills.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, June 23, 2022 at the Steen Reformed Church in Steen, MN. Burial will follow in the Eastside Cemetery rural Steen, MN.

Visitation will be from 1:30 p.m. until time of service at the Steen Reformed Church on Thursday, June 23, 2022.

Arrangements are in the care of the Jurrens Funeral Home of Hills, MN.

June 17, 2022 - 5:08 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Graig Todd Jacobson, age 58, of George and formerly of Sheldon, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2022, at his home in George.

His funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, June 24, 2022, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon with Rev. Daniel Baker officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Sheldon.

Visitation with family present will be from 9:30 A.M. until the time of service on Friday, June 24, 2022, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon.

Arrangements are under the care of the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon, for 58-year-old Graig Jacobson of George, formerly of Sheldon.

Online condolences may be made to the Family at www.vanderploegfunerals.com

June 8, 2022 - 3:12 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Larry Peterson age 77 of Sheldon, IA died Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at his residence in Sheldon.

Funeral service will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, June 11, 2022, at the Apostolic Christian Faith Church of Rock Rapids.

Visitation will be Friday, June 10, 2022, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids.

June 2, 2022 - 9:54 am - Posted in Obituaries

56-year-old Kevin D. Ruddy, of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, passed away on June 1, 2022 after a motorcycle accident on Saturday, May 28th.

Visitation Friday, June 3rd from 5-8 PM at Gearty-Delmore Robbinsdale Chapel, 3888 W. Broadway in Brooklyn Park.

Funeral service will be held Sunday, June 5th, at 2 PM with visitation starting at 1 PM at First Baptist Church in George, Iowa, with burial in the church cemetery.

The Gearty-Delmore Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 56-year-old Kevin Ruddy or Brooklyn Park, Minnesota.

Kevin was a very fun loving man.  He especially enjoyed his nieces and nephew and their various activities.  He loved the outdoors, especially fishing and motorcycling.  He was a friend to whomever he met including four legged friends.  In his years of employment he always stayed with the field of audio visual.  He believed that only the best equipment was worth listening to.  His generous attitude continues on because he was a donor and many lives will be made better through transplantation.

He is preceded in death by father, James; brother, Bradley; grandparents, Herman & Jennie Schulte and Loren & Carol Ruddy.  He is survived by mother, Lena; sisters, Marcee Ruddy and Julie (Kai) Walther; nieces, Taunya and Kyleen; nephew, Tyler; special cousin, Jason Palmer; other relatives and many friends.

May 28, 2022 - 1:29 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Pauline Stubbe, age 91, of George, died Friday, May 27, 2022, at the Good Samaritan Society in George.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at the Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George, with Reverend Dale Lint officiating.

Burial will follow in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery in George.

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 31st with family present from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George.

The Jurrens Funeral Home of George is in charge of the arrangements for 91-year-old Pauline Stubbe of George.

May 16, 2022 - 10:12 am - Posted in Obituaries

Carol J. Fliear, age 71, of Matlock, Iowa passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at the Avera Merrill Pioneer Hospital in Rock Rapids, Iowa.

Her Memorial Service will be at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, May 20, 2022 at the United Methodist Church in Sheldon with Rev. Kevin Gingerich officiating.

Burial with a 10:00am Graveside Service on Friday, May 20, 2022 will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Matlock, Iowa.

Visitation with the Family Present will be from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.

The Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon, Iowa is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made to the Family at www.vanderploegfunerals.com

May 10, 2022 - 4:56 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Durvard Grave age 83 of Spencer, Indiana formerly of Little Rock, Iowa died Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer, Indiana.

A memorial service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 16 2022 at Salem Reformed Church in Little Rock, Iowa with Reverend Barry Wynveen, officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery in Little Rock.

Visitiation will take place Sunday, May 15th from 5:00 to 7:00 PM with the family present at Salem Reformed Church in Little Rock.

Jurrens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

May 9, 2022 - 4:12 pm - Posted in Obituaries

Jennie “Jen” Beermann, age 85, of Sheldon passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022, at Lyon Specialty Care in Rock Rapids.

Her funeral service will be at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 12, 2022, at First Reformed Church in Sheldon with Pastor Paul Van Maaren officiating.

Burial will be at East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon.

Visitation will be after 3 P.M. on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, with family present from 5 to 7 P.M. at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.