Obituaries

CLEO GRAHAM

Cleo Camilla (Taylor) Graham, 103, of Webster City, died on Sunday November 25, 2018, attended by her nieces, at the Crestview Nursing and Rehabilitation in Webster City. She was the daughter of Ray and Millie (Fjetland) Taylor, of rural Webster City. She was preceded in death by her ...

VIRGIL MOURLAM

Virgil Mourlam, 89, of Woolstock, died, Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Southfield Wellness Community. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in with Father Stephen Meyer, officiating. Burial will be at French ...

BOBBY JOE JOHNSON

Bobby Joe Johnson was born Aug. 28, 1986 in Webster City to Elvin Johnson and Sherry Bailey Johnson. Bobby loved to spend time with his kids. Bobby was an avid hunter and fisherman. The last years of his life were spent in Stanhope, IA, where he continued to hunt and fish in his spare time. ...

MARTHA MCCOLLOUGH

Martha McCollough, 80, of Webster City, died Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Van Diest Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith United Methodist Church with Pastor Jan Burnett, officiating. Burial at Cass Center Cemetery will follow ...

NORMAN VAN LANGEN

Norman Van Langen, 85, of Alden, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at Mary Greely Medical Center in Ames. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 19, 2018, at the United Methodist Church in Alden with burial in the Alden Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. on ...

MARJORIE ALEXANDER

MARJORIE ALEXANDER Marjorie Arlene Alexander, 95, born Feb. 13, 1923 to Orley and Hazel Alexander, died Sept. 15, 2018 in Littleton, Colorado. Burial is in Graceland Cemetery Nov. 20 at 11 a.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Geneva Cupp, brother Marvin Alexander and nephew ...

MARGARET SAGER

Margaret Sager, age 92, of Shakopee, died Monday, October 22, 2018, while at the North Ridge Nursing Home, New Hope, MN. She died of chronic pulmonary disease. Margaret Roseann Lowrie, of Irish descent, was born the exact date as Queen Elizabeth, but in Webster City, IA rather than ...

RICHARD CREEK

Richard “Dick” Creek, 88, of Webster City, died Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Windsor Manor. Memorial services will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center with Pastor Jeff Flagg, officiating. Richard Duane Creek, the son of ...

MARK ALVIN NABER SR.

Mark Alvin Naber Sr., 58, of Pueblo, Colorado, passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 at the Hospice Center in Pueblo, Colorado. Graveside services will be Friday, Nov. 9, at the Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Kamrar at 11 a.m.

KAY SHERIDAN HILL

Kay Sheridan Hill, 78, of Springville, Iowa, lost his courageous two year battle with cancer at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday November 3, 2018. He was the son of Idres and Florence Kent Hill, born on September 30, 1940, in Webster City, Iowa. He graduated from Stanhope ...

DENNIS BISHOP

Mr. Dennis Leroy Bishop, 75, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Carolinas Medical Center. Services will be private. Dennis was a resident of Rock Hill, SC and the son of the late Russell Edward Bishop and Ardyce Avalee Knutson Bishop. He received his Engineering degree from Iowa ...

ETHEL BRILL

Ethel Brill, 97, of Kamrar, died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Hiawatha Care Center. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Community Church of Kamrar with Pastor Peter Mueller officiating. Burial will be held at Graceland Cemetery following ...

KEENAN HILSABECK

FORT WORTH, TEXAS — Keenan Patrick Hilsabeck, 22, a talented musician, comedian, poet, and confidant was taken too soon on October 28, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial: 11 a.m. Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. Born April 8, 1996 in Fort Worth, Keenan ...

JULIE GILBERT-LEED

Julie Ann Gilbert-Leed, the daughter of Ron and Connie (Gollob) Gilbert, was born on March 15, 1973, in the middle of a snowstorm in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She attended Webster City Schools, graduating with the class of 1991. One of the highlights of her high school career was being a Lynx ...

INEZ FORTUNE-HANUS

Inez “Peachy” Fortune-Hanus, 85, of Webster City, died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Van Diest Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center with Pastor Richard Laird, officiating. Visitation will be ...

HELEN CRAMER

Helen Cramer, 98, of Webster City, formerly of Blairsburg, died Sunday, October 28, 2018 at Bethany Life in Story City. Funeral services will be held Monday, November 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church with Reverend Jim Shirbroun officiating, a close family friend. ...

ROGER HAYES

Roger Hayes, 87, of Webster City died Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2018 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Burial at Graceland Cemetery will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, ...

BARBARA FRANZEN

Barbara Jane (Burt) Franzen, 69, of Webster City, Died on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the Van Diest Medical Center in Webster City after a brave and courageous fight with ovarian cancer. The family will receive friends and relatives on Thursday, November 1st from 5-7 PM at Mac Life ...

HELEN SHEESLEY

Helen Jean Sheesley, daughter of John and Alice Murken, was born September 3, 1941, in Boone, Iowa. She attended St. Paul’s Parochial School on Spruce Lane in Boone County, Iowa, and later transferred to Stanhope High School, where she graduated in 1959. She married Wade Creighton ...

JULIE ANN GILBERT-LEED

Julie Ann Gilbert-Leed, age 45, of Ida Grove, Iowa (formerly of Webster City, IA) passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her family in Ida Grove, Iowa. Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, November 3, 2018, at the Arthur Evangelical Free ...