Obituaries

Fred Detmering, 75, Fort Dodge

Fred L. Detmering, 75, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the Southfield Wellness Center in Webster City. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with Pastor Nicholas Thackery, officiating. Entombment will follow at the Chapel of ...

Gregory Young, 60, Stratford

Gregory Eugene Young, son of Ray and Marlene (Gabrielson) Young, was born September 8, 1956 in Boone, Iowa. He died March 19, 2017 at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames, Iowa at the age of 60 years. Greg grew up in Stratford, Iowa and graduated from Stratford High School in 1974. In ...

John “Jack” Spratt, 77, Webster City

John "Jack" Spratt 77, Webster City died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in Winfield, IL. The family will receive friends and relatives Saturday, April 1, at Asbury United Methodist Church from 8:30-10:30 a.m. followed by a Memorial Service at 11 a.m. The family has chosen Boman Funeral Home to care ...

Loretta Leman, 74, formerly of Webster City

Loretta Leman, 74, formerly of Webster City, died Monday, March 13, 2017 at Arbor Springs in West Des Moines. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Missionary Alliance Church in Blairsburg with Pastor Ron Lotz officiating. Following the service a lunch will be ...

Connie (Keigan) Lindsay, 70, Albuquerque, AZ

Connie Lindsay passed away on March 10, 2017 at her home in Albuquerque, NM. Connie was born on November 21, 1946 in Webster City, and was later raised near Clarion, IA, where she graduated with the class of 1964. She had fought an 18 year battle with Lobular Carcinoma, a rare form of ...

Lester Davis, 51, Webster City

Lester A. Davis, 51, of Webster City, died Wednesday, March 8, at his home as the result of a fire. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 18, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. He will be laid to rest next to his dad in the Center School Cemetery. Visitation will be ...

Caroline Groves Masterton, 98, formerly of Webster City

Caroline (Kay) Groves Masterton passed away March 6, 2017 at her home in Alexandria, Virginia at age 98. She was born on October 24, 1918 in Webster City, Iowa to Ralph W. and Vera C. (Betty) Groves and grew up on the Groves Family Farm located east of Webster City in Cass Township. She is a ...

James Gordon, 63, Webster City

James “Gordon” LeRoy Gordon, 63, Of Webster City, passed on Friday, March 10, 2017, in Clarion, Iowa. Visitation will be on Thursday, March 16 from 5:00-7:00 PM at Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com). Gordon was born on October, 8 1953, in Iowa City to John and Juanita (Burnett) Gordon. ...

Delma Schnell, 87, Webster City

Delma "Del" Schnell, 87 of Webster City died on March 9, 2017, at Windsor Manor in Webster City. The family will receive relatives and friends on Monday, March 13 from 5 - 7 p.m. at Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com). Funeral service will be held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at Boman Funeral Home.

John Shehan, 76, Eagle Grove

John Patrick Shehan, 76, Eagle Grove, died on Wednesday, March 8. The family will receive friends and relatives on Sunday, March 12 from 2-5 p.m. at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove with Rosary at 1:45 p.m. Funeral will be Monday, March 13 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Eagle ...

Judith Knudson, 73, Blairsburg

Judith Knudson, 73, of Blairsburg, died Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Crestview Nursing and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the United Church of Christ-Congregational, Blairsburg with Reverend Paul Fischer officiating. Burial will follow the ...

Lois Varland, 98, Radcliffe

Lois I. Varland, age 98 of Radcliffe, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, March 08, 2017 at Hubbard Care Center. Funeral service for Lois will be Monday, March 13, 2017 at 10:30 am at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Radcliffe. Burial will follow in the Radcliffe Cemetery. The family will ...

Kathleen Johnson, 89, formerly of Iowa Falls

Kathleen Rose Johnson died on Friday, March 3, 2017. Funeral services for Kathleen Johnson will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Linn's Funeral Home Chapel; 1521 Washington Ave.; Iowa Falls. Visitation will be from 5:00 until 7:00 pm Friday, March 10, 2017 at Linn’s Funeral Chapel.

William (Bill) Biggins, 90, Webster City

William (Bill) J. Biggins died on Saturday, March 4, 2017, at his home. Memorial service will be at 10:30 AM on, Saturday, March 11, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Webster City. The family will receive friends and relatives on Friday, March 10, at St. Thomas, from 4-7 PM. The family ...

Bernice Stensrud, 97, formerly of Woolstock

Funeral Services for Bernice I. Stensrud, 97, of Urbandale formerly of Woolstock will be Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Historic Bruce Funeral Home in Fort Dodge. Visitation will be from noon until time of service. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Fort Dodge. Bernice ...

Carol Maze, 87, Webster City

Carol Maze, 87, of Webster City, died, Saturday, March 4, 2017. A gathering of family and friends will be planned for later this spring. Carol is survived by her husband, George; children, Denise and Bill; four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and extended family. Foster Funeral and ...

Pauline Richardson, 96, Webster City

Pauline Richardson, 96, of Webster City, died Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Crestview Nursing and Rehabilitation. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Webster City with Father Stephen Meyer officiating. Burial will ...

Bradley Mechaelsen, 55, Austin, MN

Bradley Lowell Mechaelsen, age 55, of Austin, MN died Sunday, February 12, 2017 at his home. His service is pending at www.bomanfh.com .

Carolyn Iles, 77, Stratford

Carolyn Ann Hoshaw Iles, was born on December 31, 1939 to Harvey and Pearl Hoshaw. She returned home at the age of age 77 on February 23, 2017 surrounded by loving family members. One of 9 children, she was a lifelong resident of Stratford, Iowa. Among her siblings she is survived by one ...

Inez Simonson, 93, Stratford

Inez Simonson November 6, 1923 ~ February 24, 2017 Inez Marie Simonson, 93 of Stratford, Iowa passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017. Inez was born on November 6, 1923 in Stratford, Iowa, the daughter of Carl Hjalmar and Marie Andersson Fostberg. Inez graduated from Stratford High ...