Obituaries

Cheryl Ahrenstorff

A funeral service for Cheryl Ahrenstorff, age 77, of Lake Park, will be held Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 1:30PM at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. Internment will be at Silver Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday, January 7th from 5:00-7:00PM at United Methodist Church in Lake Park. 

Cheryl passed away January 3, 2020 at her home in Lake Park.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Viola Nordblad

A funeral service for Viola Nordblad, 93, of West Okoboji will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 23, 2019 at the First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji.  Burial will be at the Milford Cemetery.  Visitation will begin at the church on Monday, December 23, 2019 one hour before the service.

Viola passed away peacefully, Friday, December 20, 2019 at her home in West Okoboji.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Kathryn Hansen

Arrangements are pending for Kathryn Hansen, age 95, mother of Nancy, Gary and Kenneth. 

Kathryn passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019 at the Spencer Hospital.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Dee Gilmore

A funeral service for Dee Gilmore, age 101, of Estherville, will be held Friday, December 27, 2019 at 3:00 pm, with the visitation from 1:00-3:00 pm, at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Burial will be at Memory Gardens in Spirit Lake.
Dee passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Good Samaritan Society in Estherville, Iowa.
Turner Jenness Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.
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Blake Mart

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A funeral service for Blake Mart, age 22, of Spirit Lake, will be held Thursday, December 19 at 10:30 AM at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Spirit Lake.  Burial will be at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in Estherville.  Visitation will be on Wednesday, December 18th from 5:00-8:00PM at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in honor of Blake may be given to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or the Lakes Regional Healthcare Foundation Diabetes Fund.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Chris Williams

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A memorial service for Chris Williams, age 68, of Milford, will be held Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 1:30PM at Faith Community Church in Milford. Visitation will be on Monday, December 16 from 4:00-6:00PM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.

Chris passed away December 12, 2019 at her home in Milford.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Steven Jones

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A funeral service for Steven Jones, age 67, of Spencer, will be held Monday, December 16, 2019 at 1:30PM at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford.  Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Milford. Visitation will be Sunday, December 15th from 3:00-5:00PM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Abben Cancer Center in memory of Steve.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Diane Kollasch

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A funeral service for Diane Kollasch, age 59, of Spirit Lake will be held Monday, December 16th at 10:30AM at United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake.  Visitation will be on Sunday, December 15th from 2:00-4:00pm at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake.

Diane passed away Wednesady, December 11, 2019 at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established for Diane's favority charities.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Berkley Warren Bedell

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Berkley Warren Bedell, age 98, passed away on December 7, 2019 three days after suffering a massive stroke in Naples, FL.

A visitation will be held at Peace Harbor, 16216 Hwy 86, Spirit Lake, IA  51360 on Friday, July 24th beginning at 5:00 pm. Parking is available across the street.

A memorial celebration is planned for July 25, 2020 at the Spirit Lake, IA United Methodist Church at 11:00am. A luncheon will follow in Wesley Place. The Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake is assisting the family. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Jason Farrell

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A visitation for Jason Farrell, age 48, of Okoboji, will be held Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 1:00-3:00pm at the St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish Hall in Milford.  A Celebration Gathering will follow the visitation at The Barns of Okoboji from 6pm-9pm.

In lieu followers, please donate to the Seasons Center in honor of Jason’s passion for mental health awareness and loved ones whom he had personally lost.

 

https://seasonscenter.org/donate.php 

 

Seasons Center for Behavioral Health

Attention: Kim Heusinkveld

201 East 11th Street

Spencer, Iowa 51301

Jason passed away unexpectantly at his home on Saturday, December 7, 2019.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

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Lou Preston

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A funeral service for Lou Preston, age 86, of Lake Park, will be held Tuesday, December 10th at 1:30pm at Indian Lake Baptist Church in Worthington, MN.  Burial will be at Indian Lake Baptist Cemetery.

Lou passed away Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Accura Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Otto Hintz

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A funeral service for Otto Hintz, age 93, of Milford, will be held Friday, December 13, 2019 at 10:30AM at Faith Pentecostal Church in Spencer.  Burial will be at a later date at Fairview Cemetery in Langdon.  Visitation will be on Thursday, December 12 from 5:00-7:00PM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.

Otto passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Accura Healthcare in Milford.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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John DeRuyter

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A funeral service for John DeRuyter, age 80, of Milford, will be held Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 10:30AM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.  Burial will be at Valley View Cemetery in Rock Valley.  Visitation will be on Wednesday, December 4th from 5:00-7:00pm at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford. 

John passed away December 1, 2019 at Hartley Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Julie K. Klaahsen

Services for Julie K. Klaahsen, age 66, of Primghar who passed away on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at her residence.  Her funeral will be 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Grace Lutheran Church in Primghar with Pastor Kim Wermersen ~ officiating.

          Graveside service will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Evergreen Lawn Cemetery in George, Iowa.

          Visitation will be after 3 P.M. on Friday, November 29, 2019 with family present from 5 – 7 P.M. at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Primghar.

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Chris Borth

A funeral service for Chris Borth, age 47, of Milford, will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 11:00AM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.  Visitation will be on Tuesday, December 3rd from 5:00-7:00PM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.

Chris passed away November 26, 2019 at the Spencer Hospital.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Britt Blanchard Parriott

A memorial gathering for Britt Blanchard Parriott, age 51, of Spirit Lake, will be held Friday, December 6, 2019 from 4:00-7:00pm at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake.

Britt passed away November 24, 2019 in San Diego, California.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Discovery House or Humane Society.

Turner Jenness Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.

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Karen Rehms

A memorial service for Karen Rehms, age 74, of Lake Park, will be held Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:30AM at United Methodist Church in Lake Park, Iowa.  Visitation will be on Friday, December 6 from 6:00-8:00PM at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Lake Park.

Karen passed away November 24, 2019 at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Joel "Joe" Caughey

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Joel “Joe” Caughey, 63, of Lake Park passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD. Visitation will be 10:00 am until noon on Saturday December 7th at the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-lentz Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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Patrick Yeager

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Patrick “Pat” Yaeger, 65, of Estherville passed away Sunday, November 16th, 2019, at Accura Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

Services for Pat will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford.  Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com

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