Harlan Geerdes

Harlan Geerdes, age 91 of Everly, IA, passed away at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley on Saturday, June 23, 2018.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 30th at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hartley. Visitation will be held at the Hartley Funeral Home in Hartley on Friday, June 29th from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., with the family present from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Burial will take place at 10:00 a.m., prior to the service on Saturday, at Lone Tree Cemetery near Everly, IA.

The Hartley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 91-year-old Harlan Geerdes of Everly, IA.


Marvin Moos

Marvin E. Moos, 82 years old, of Granville, IA passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville with Father Dan Greving officiating and Deacon Rick Roder assisting. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Granville, IA. Military honors will be conducted by the Granville Veterans.

Visitation with family present will be 4-7 p.m. Friday. There will be a parish rosary and vigil prayer service all at 5 p.m. at the church in Granville. Visitation will resume 1 hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.


Sharon Remmers

A memorial service will be held for Sharon Remmers, formerly of Sheldon, at the Melvin United Methodist Church on Saturday, June 30th at 2 PM.

Burial will be prior to the service at the Melvin Baker Township Cemetery.


Tim Pedersen

Timothy D. “Tim” Pedersen, age 61, of Sheldon, passed away on Monday, June 18th at the Sanford Sheldon Medical Center.  

Memorial Services will be at 10:30 A.M. Saturday, June 23rd at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon, with Pastor Craig Nissen officiating. Burial will be in the St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Sheldon.

Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 ~ 7:00 P.M. Friday, June 22nd at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon.

The Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon is in Charge of his arrangements.


Marilynne Ocando

Marilynne Dather Ocando, age 84 of Laurel, MD, formerly of Melvin, IA, passed away at Mandrin Inpatient Care Center at Harwood, MD on Friday, June 15, 2018.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 23rd at 2:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Melvin. Visitation will also be held at the Methodist church on Saturday, one hour prior to the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m.; the family will be present at that time. Burial will take place at Baker Township Cemetery near Melvin.

The Sanborn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 84 year-old Marilynne Dather Ocando of Laurel, MD, formerly of Melvin, IA.


Marlo Ebel

Marlo A. Ebel, age 82, of Paullina, passed away on Sunday, June 17th at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls

His funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, June 20th at Zion Lutheran Church in Paullina with Rev. Daniel Wagner officiating.

Burial will be at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina.

Visitation will be after 3 P.M. Tuesday, with family present from 5 – 7 P.M. at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina.