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Donna Jean Henrich

Aug. 28, 1939 - June 16, 2023

Donna Jean Henrich, age 83, passed away June 16, 2023, at Accura HealthCare in Spirit Lake.

Cole Dodds

June 2, 1975 - June 10, 2023

A memorial service for Cole Dodds and his father Dean Dodds was held Thursday, June 15, 2023, at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji.

Cole passed away Saturday, June 10, 2023. In lieu of flowers, a gofundme account has been established for his family.

Paul (Joe) Dallman, Jr.

March 31, 1943 - June 10, 2023

Paul Joseph “Joe” Dallman, Jr., passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Saturday, June 10, 2023, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota.

Wheeler Hinshaw

Nov. 14, 1949 - June 7, 2023

Wheeler “Jake” Hinshaw, age 73, of Arnolds Park passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 7, 2023, at Lakes Regional Hospital in Spirit Lake.

Cory Edmunds

March 18, 1975 - May 29, 2023

Cory James Edmunds, age 48, of Adair, formerly of Spirit Lake passed away unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home on Monday, May 29, 2023, near Adair.

Dean Dodds

March 25, 1949 - June 6, 2023

A memorial visitation for Dean Dodds, age 74, of Spirit Lake, was held Sunday, June 11, 2023, at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji, with a prayer service at the church.

Dean Archie Dodds, a devoted husband, loving father and proud grandfather, passed away on June 6, 2023.

Mary Reed

April 2, 1940 - May 30, 2023

Duane Heerdt

Sept. 1, 1932 - May 27, 2023

Duane Marlen Heerdt passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2023, at the age of 90 in Apache Junction, Arizona. He was born Sept. 1, 1932, in Burt to Leonard George Heerdt and Katherine “Marie” Madsen Heerdt. Marlen was the oldest of three sons, followed by Donald and Russell.  He grew up on a farm in Ringsted and attended school there, graduating at the age of 16.

Gordon Benit

March 24, 1935 - May 27, 2023

Gordon “Gordy” Benit, age 88, of Okoboji passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2023, at the Accura Healthcare of Milford.

Harry Winkleblack

Harry "Russ" Winkleblack passed away of natural causes on May 26,2023, in Apache Junction Health Center.

Russ was a longtime resident of the Emmetsburg and the Lakes Area and, after retiring from the John Deere implement business, he relocated to Mesa, Arizona.

Randle Livingston

Aug. 4, 1964 - May 21, 2023

Randle "Randy" Livingston Jr., age 58, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Nashua, died unexpectedly at his home.

Raymond and Arlene Jaycox

Jan 13, 1927 - May 20, 2023

Nov. 22, 1938 - Feb. 19, 2023

Funeral Services for Raymond and Arlene Jaycox will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 2, 2023 at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. Visitation will take place from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, June 1, 2023, at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. Interment will be in the Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park. Memorials may be sent to Lake Park United Methodist Church.

Trudy Hopton

June 16, 1936 - May 25, 2023

Trudy Hopton, age 86, of Milford, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2023, at her home in Milford.

Kathleen Kay Hardman

April 20, 1944 - Nov. 16, 2022

Kathleen Kay Hardman, age 78, of Milford was born April 20, 1944, and went to be with Jesus on Nov. 16, 2022. Kathleen loved life and always shared a smile, an encouraging word and a hug when someone needed it. She touched the hearts of many with her kindness.

Joyce Colvin Grim

June 2, 1925 - Jan. 18, 2023

Joyce Colvin Grim, age 97 of Spirit Lake died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, at Northshire in Spencer.

A celebration of life for Joyce will be held on Friday, June 2, 2023 at the Dickinson County Nature Center. The celebration will be a come-and-go event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. that day. Burial will take place at 3 p.m. at the Milford Cemetery up on the hill.

Earl Baish

Sept. 23, 1931 - May 20, 2023

A celebration of life service for Earl Baish, age 91, of Milford and formerly of Lake Park, was held Friday, May 26, 2023, at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji. Interment was at Harrison Township Cemetery near May City.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Melvin American Legion Post 470 or the Milford American Legion Post 384 in Earl’s name.

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