Kenneth Voss

Kenneth D. Voss, age 76, of Sheldon passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Prairie View Retirement Home in Sanborn, Iowa.

His Graveside Service will be at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in the East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon, Iowa with Pastor Kenneth Carlson officiating.

Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon, Iowa are in charge of the arrangements.

Lois Mahlman

Lois Mahlman, age 93, of Little Rock, died Wednesday, April 26th at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley.  Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 4th, at First Baptist Church of George, with Rev. Mike Hagan, officiating.  Burial will follow in the Pleasant View Cemetery at Little Rock.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.

An online registry and full obituary will be available at:

The Jurrens Funeral Home in Sibley is in charge of the arrangements for 93-year old Lois Mahlman of Little Rock.

Bernard “Bernie” Visser

Bernard “Bernie” Visser, age 72, of Sanborn, IA passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at his home in Sanborn.

Memorial services will be held at a later date in May.

The Sanborn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 72 year-old Bernie Visser of Sanborn, IA.

Angeline Calsbeek

Angeline Calsbeek, age 88, of Balaton, Minnesota, formerly of Sibley, Iowa, passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017 at Colonial Manor in Balaton, Minnesota.

Funeral Services will be Monday, May 1, 2017 at 10:30 A.M. at the First Reformed Church in Sibley. Rev. Luke Schouten officiating.

Burial at Holman Township Cemetery in Sibley.

Visitation will be Sunday, April 30, from 2:00 to 8:00 P.M. with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home in Sibley.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to

Marvan Vanden Brink

Marvan Vanden Brink, age 78 of Boyden, IA died Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at Sioux Center Health in Sioux Center, IA.

Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Wednesday April 26th, 2017 at Tabernacle Baptist Church in George, IA with Pastor Bryan Anderson, officiating.  Burial will follow at the Sheridan Township Cemetery in Boyden.

Visitation will be Tuesday, April 25th from 3:00 to 7:00 PM with the family present from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Tabernacle Baptist Church in George.


Ruth Korver

20170421201912326_0001 (1)Ruth Korver, age 87, of Sheldon, Iowa passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center in Sheldon.  Memorial Services will be 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Sheldon United Methodist Church in Sheldon with Rev. Kevin Gingerich  Officiating.

Private family graveside service will be held prior to the service at East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Sheldon United Methodist Church.

In Lieu of Flowers, memorials may be directed to Sanford Home Health and Hospice. Arrangements are under the care of the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.