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Obituaries

LAVONNE COULTER

January 5, 1929 – March 1, 2019 LaVonne Elaine Coulter, 90, was born January 5, 1929 at the family farm northeast of Stratford, IA. She passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines, IA on March 1, 2019 due to complications of cancer. LaVonne ...

MARGARET STARK

Margaret Stark, 95, of Webster City, died March 5, 2019 at her home. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2019 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, Webster City. A private interment will be held at a later date. Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation ...

WILMA SYLVESTER

Wilma June (Claude) Sylvester was born in Woolstock, Iowa on June 19, 1931. Her parents were William Ira Claude and Lydia Pauline (Hilpipre) Claude. Her grandparents were Jules and Martha Claude and Paul and Mary Hilpipre. Wilma attended the Wright County Country School #8 and was the ...

DARYL SCOTT

Daryl E. Scott died peacefully in his home on February 26, 2019 in Stanhope, Iowa at the age of 63. Daryl is survived by his Aunt Betty (Jim) Granahan of Texas and many cousins. He is preceded in death by his parents, Lelburn and Isabelle (Haglund) Scott and brother Dennis Scott all of ...

VERABELLE HOLLINGSHEAD

Verabelle (Verie) Hollingshead, 91, long time resident of Webster City passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 at her home surrounded by loved ones. Services are pending with Foster Funeral and Cremation Center.

DAVID RAHBAIN

SPIRIT LAKE — David Rahbain, 71, of Spirit Lake, died, Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Webster City with Father Stephen Meyer, officiating. Burial will be held ...

BARBARA ANDERSON

JEWELL — Barbara Anderson, age 82, of Jewell, IA, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at her daughter’s residence in Friendswood, TX. Funeral service for Barbara Anderson will be held on Saturday, March 9, at 2:00 pm at the Jewell United Church of Christ in Jewell. Burial will ...

CHARLOTTE GILBERTSON

Charlotte “Char” Frances Gilbertson, 69, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019 at her home with her family by her side in Grants Pass, OR. Char was the eldest of eight, born October 29, 1949 in Webster City, IA to Charles and Frances Wood. She Wed in 1968 to Dwayne Gilbertson; they later ...

RONALD JOSLIN

Ronald Alan Joslin of Coon Rapids, MN died at home on February 20, 2019 due to complications of Steven Johnson Syndrome/TENS. He was 58-years-young. Ron was born in Fort Dodge, IA to Robert Arthur Joslin Sr and Faye Arloine Hanson on October 11, 1960. He attended the Clarion Community ...

BONNIE KITTERMAN

Bonnie Kitterman, 87, long time resident of Webster City, died Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Southfield Wellness Community. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Asbury United Methodist Church, Webster City. Refreshments and fellowship will follow ...

Melvin “Butch” Helton

Visitation for Melvin "Butch" Helton, postponed from Sunday, Will be held on Monday, February 25, from 3:30-6:00 PM. Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com).

EVELYN L. BENTLEY

STRATFORD — Evelyn L. Bentley, 84, of Stratford, Iowa, died Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral Service: 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at the Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Oelwein, Iowa with Rev. Margaret Yackel-Juleen officiating. ...

EVELYN BENTLEY

STRATFORD — Evelyn Bentley, wife of Clair Bentley, of Stratford, passed away about 1 o’clock Thursday at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. Burial will be at Taylor Cemetery near Arlington, Iowa.

BUTCH (MELVIN) HELTON

Butch (Melvin) Helton passed away on February 19, 2019. Butch was born on July 11, 1947 in a small town in southern Iowa. On April 1, 1966, he married Trudy Studley. Butch is survived by his wife, Trudy, to whom he was married for almost 53 years, and his three children: Tami (John) Doran of ...

LAVONNE OSMUNDSON

LaVonne Osmundson long-time Webster City resident died February 17, 2019 at the age of 94. Alice LaVonne Osmundson, daughter of Percy and Vera (Davis) Lichtenberger was born August 16, 1924 in Webster City, Iowa. She married Bradley Mason Osmundson on August 1, 1948. The couple resided in ...

YEIMI CAMARILLO

Yeimi Camarillo, 41, of Webster City, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019 at Van Diest Medical Center. Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center. Online condolences may be expressed at www.fosterfuneralandcremation.com.

PATRICIA WESTCOTT

Patricia Croskey Westcott, 79, died Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at her home in Mesa, Arizona with her dear companion, Marshall, by her side. As Pat requested, A Celebration of Life Party will be held. Join her family on Saturday February 16, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM at The Bridge, 905 Des ...

ALICE BOWDEN

Alice Wahlert Bowden 71, of Williams, Iowa passed away on Saturday, February 9th, 2019 at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Funeral services will be held Saturday February 16th at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Williams with Pastor Jeff Tjelta officiating. Private ...

JUNE EGLAND

June Egland, 92, of Rochester died Thursday, January 31, 2019, at Season’s Hospice House after a week‘s stay. During the last year of her life, she battled the resurgence of her multiple myeloma cancer, which greatly intensified over the last three months. Anna June Clair, youngest ...

FRANCIS ‘FRANCO’ OWENS

Francis “Franco” Owens, 65, of Webster City, entered his eternal home in heaven Friday, February 1, 2019, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, February 6 at Boman Funeral Home, Webster City. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, February ...