Blaine Hirt

Blaine Hirt, age 87 of Arnolds Park, IA, formerly of Hartley, IA, passed away at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 13th at 1:30 p.m. at the Hartley Funeral Home Chapel in Hartley, IA. Visitation will also be held at the Hartley Funeral Home on Tuesday, December 12th, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., with the family present from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening. Burial will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery near Hartley.

The Hartley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 87-year-old Blaine Hirt of Arnolds Park, IA, formerly of Hartley, IA.


Robert Vander Broek

Mr. Robert Vander Broek, age 96, of Orange City, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at the Prairie View Home in Sanborn.

There will be a funeral service on Thursday, December 14, at 1:30pm, at the First Reformed Church in Maurice. The Rev. Wick Hubers will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the Sherman Township Cemetery near Maurice.

Visitation will be after 5:00pm on Wednesday, with the family present from 5:00pm to 7:00pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.


Melinda Newkirk

Melinda Newkirk, age 66 of Sibley, IA died Friday, December 8, 2017 at Sibley Specialty Care.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM, Wednesday, December 13 th at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Sibley, IA, with Father Siby Punnoose as Celebrant.

Burial will follow at St. Andrew’s Cemetery in Sibley.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the St. Andrew’s Church.

A complete obituary and online registry will be available at:
www.jurrensfuneralhome.com


Brian Daiker

Brian Daiker age 44 of Ashton, IA died unexpectedly Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center in Sheldon, IA.

Funeral service will be 10:30 AM, Saturday, December 9th at First Reformed Church is Sibley, IA, with Rev. Luke Schouten and Fr. Siby Punnoose officiating.

Visitation will be Friday, December 8th from 2:00 to 8:00 PM, with family present from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at First Reformed Church in Sibley.

A complete obituary and online registry will be available at: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com


John Julius

John Julius age 94 of George, IA died Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society in George, IA.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 11th, 2017 at Lyon County First Presbyterian Church in George, IA with Pastor Brian Schafer, officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery at George, IA.

Visitation will be Sunday, December 10th from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. with the family present from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of George.


Bill O’Brien

Bill O’Brien, age 90 of Hartley, IA, formerly of Sioux City, IA, passed away at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley on Sunday, December 3, 2017.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 9th at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Hartley. Visitation will also be held at the church on Saturday, one hour prior to the service, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Burial will take place at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Cemetery near Sanborn, IA at 1:00 pm.

The Hartley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 90 year-old Bill O’Brien of Hartley, IA.