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Robert R. Huibregtse

Jan. 24, 1934 - Dec. 7, 2023

Robert Huibregtse, age 89, of Orange City, passed away on Dec. 7, 2023, at the Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City.

A visitation and celebration of his life will be held on June 14, 2024, at the First Reformed Church in Orange City. More details will be available at

Forrest Newell Cobb

April 18, 1931 - Dec. 16, 2023

Forrest "Frosty" Newell Cobb, age 92, of Spirit Lake passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Dec. 16, 2023, at Holy Spirit Nursing Home in Sioux City.

Naomi Bueltel

Oct. 23, 1927 - Dec. 16, 2023

Naomi Bueltel, age 96, of Superior passed away on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2023, at Accura Healthcare of Milford.

Rosalind Christ

Oct. 18, 1930 - Dec. 7, 2023

A memorial service for Rosalind Christ, age 93, of Lake Park was held on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2023, at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. Inurnment was in Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park.

Jan Wiese

June 18, 1949 - Nov. 27, 2023

A funeral service for Jan Wiese, age 74, of Lake Park, was held Monday, Dec. 4, 2023, at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Burial was at Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park. Memorials in memory of Jan can be given to the St. Jude Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

Allen Rowe

June 1, 1933 - Nov. 28, 2023

A private family graveside service for Allen Rowe was held at Union Cemetery in Harris.

Allen Edwin Rowe, a devoted husband, father and respected community member, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023, at the age of 90. Born on June 1, 1933, near Aurora in Hamilton County, Nebraska, Allen was the cherished son of Arthur and Eva (Main) Rowe.

Wesley Jones

Nov. 19, 1929 - Nov. 24, 2023

Wesley Jones, age 94, of Lakefield, Minnesota; passed away on Friday, Nov. 24, 2023, at Sanford Jackson Medical Center in Jackson, Minnesota.

Marvin Hansen

April 27, 1963 - Nov. 27, 2023

A funeral service for Marvin Hansen, age 60, of Milford was held Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2023, at the Nazareth Lutheran Church in Armstrong. Interment was at Armstrong Grove Cemetery.

Marvin Eugene Hansen, born on April 27, 1963, to Rodney and Carolyn (Farmer) Hansen in Estherville, peacefully passed away on Nov. 27, 2023, at his home in Milford.

Marcella Brodersen

Oct. 3, 1923 - Nov. 29, 2023

A Mass of Christian Burial for Marcella Brodersen, age 100, was held Monday, Dec. 4, 2023, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery.

Marcella Marie Yender was born Oct. 3, 1923, on a farm just west of Early. She was the youngest daughter of Alwin Francis Yender and Pauline Katherine (Hartman) Yender. She had a sister Helen Elizabeth and two brothers Gilbert Joseph and Joseph Francis.

Mae Weaver

Dec. 29, 1925 - Nov. 25, 2023

Paul Vos

June 30, 1938 - Nov. 17, 2023

Private family services will be held for Paul Vos, age 85, of Lake Park. The family requests memorials be given in Paul's memory to be distributed amongst different organizations.

Paul Kenneth Vos, born on June 30, 1938, in Lyon County and passed away on Nov. 17, 2023. He was the son of Peter and Christina (Hector) Vos. Throughout his life, Paul resided in Sheldon, Spirit Lake and Lake Park.

Christopher Kim Petrick

Feb. 26, 1987 - Nov. 13, 2023

LeRoy R. Heideman

June 30, 1939 - Nov. 20, 2023

A Mass of Christian Burial for LeRoy R. Heideman, age 84, of Spirit Lake, was held Saturday, Nov. 25, 2023, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Spirit Lake.

LeRoy Robert Heideman, born on June 30, 1939, in Nemaha to Alvin and Rita (Henrich) Heideman, passed away on Nov. 20, 2023, at the age of 84 at his home in Spirit Lake.

Earl Martin Ballou

Jan. 10, 1939 - Nov. 23, 2023

Earl’s life began on Jan. 10, 1939, in Lincoln, Nebraska — on Nov. 23, 2023, Earl shed his earthly pain at St Joseph’s Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona.

Earl was born to parents Otis and Marie and was the apple of their eye. Earl was blessed to have his Grandpa Emor living with them as well. Their relationship was absolutely magical. Much to his parents' chagrin, it was chock-full of spoiling and rule breaking.

Milton Sturies

Jan. 12, 1934 - Nov. 11, 2023

Milton Kurt Sturies, age 89, of Ogden passed away Nov. 11, 2023, at Accura of Ogden, following a lengthy illness.

He was born Jan. 12, 1934, in Spirit Lake to Kurt Otto Sturies and Cleo Arvilla Pollard.

He attended the Orleans/Spirit Lake Schools, graduating with the class of 1952. Milton entered the Army in 1953, serving during the Korean Conflict.

Robert Gunderson

April 3, 1937 - Nov. 13, 2023

A funeral service for Robert Allen Gunderson, age 86, of Lake Park, was held Tuesday, Nov. 21, at Lake Park Methodist Church.

Bob Gunderson died on Nov. 13, at Aspire of Lake Park Care Center, surrounded by his family.

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