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.


Norma Visser

Norma Visser, age 87 of George, IA died Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Good Samaritan Center in George, IA.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 8, 2017 at Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George, IA with Rev. John Pea officiating.

Burial will be private with family in the Evergreen Lawn Cemetery in George at a later date.

Visitation will be Thursday, December 7th from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. with family present from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Jurrens Funeral Home of George.

In Lieu of flowers family wish memorials be directed to Good Samaritan of George, IA or Ebenezer Presbyterian Church of George.

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


Margery Stratman

Margery Stratman, age 101 of Hartley, IA, passed away at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley on Friday, December 1, 2017.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, December 5th at 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Hartley, IA. There are no formal visitation hours scheduled. Burial will take place at Pleasant View Cemetery near Hartley.

The Hartley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 101 year-old Margery Stratman of Hartley, IA.


Esther Ver Meer

Esther Ver Meer, age 95 of Boyden, Iowa passed away on Monday, November 27, 2017 at the Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon, Iowa. Her Memorial Service will be 11:00 am Thursday, November 30, 2017 at the First Reformed Church in Boyden, Iowa with Rev. David Poppen officiating.

Burial with a 10:15 am Graveside Service will be on Thursday, November 30, 2017 in Sheridan Township Cemetery, Boyden, Iowa

Visitation will be after 5:oo P.M. Wednesday, November 29, 2017 with the family present from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Boyden, Iowa

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

Online condolences may be sent to www.vanderploegfunerals.com


Letty Daggett

Letty Daggett, age 88 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at Prairie View Nursing Home in Sanborn on Sunday, November 26, 2017.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 29th at 10:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Melvin, IA. Visitation will be held at the Sanborn Funeral Home in Sanborn on Tuesday, November 28th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; the family will be present at that time. Burial will take place at Roseland Cemetery near Sanborn.

The Sanborn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 88 year-old Letty Daggett of Sanborn, IA.