Elmer Van Kekerix

Elmer Van Kekerix, age 97, of Sanborn, formerly of Sheldon, passed away on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Prairie View Home in Sanborn.

His funeral service will be at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon with Pastor David Loveall  officiating.

Burial will be at the Greenwood Cemetery in Matlock with military honors presented by the McGlothlen-Cowie American Legion Post 145 of Sheldon.

Visitation with family present will be from 10:00 A.M. until time of service on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.


Beverly Wiersma

Beverly Wiersma, age 85 of Worthington, MN passed away at Crossroads Care Center in Worthington on Sunday, May 20, 2018.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 26th at 11:00 a.m. at the Sanborn Funeral Home Chapel in Sanborn, IA. Burial will take place at Roseland Cemetery near Sanborn, IA.

Visitation will also be held at the Sanborn Funeral Home on Friday, May 25th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., with the family present at that time.

The Sanborn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 85 year-old Beverly Wiersma of Worthington, MN.


Nelva Schreur

Mrs. Nelva Schreur, age 85, of Orange City, passed away on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at the Orange City Area Health System.

There will be a memorial service on Friday, May 25, at 11:00 am, at the Trinity Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. Dr. Brian Keepers and the Rev. Donald Lenderink will officiate. Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. There will be a family prayer service on Friday, at 10:00 am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

Visitation will be after 6:00 pm on Thursday, with the family present from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral home.


Gary Bremer

Gary Lee Bremer, age 72, of Ocheyedan, Iowa passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at his home in rural Ocheyedan.

Private Family Funeral Service will be Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at the Andringa Funeral Chapel in Ocheyedan. Rev. Mark Schreiber officiating.

Burial to follow at the Ocheyedan Township Cemetery in Ocheyedan.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 23, from 2:00 to 7:30 P.M. with the family present from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Chapel in Ocheyedan.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to www.andringafuneralhome.com

The Andringa Funeral Home of Sibley and Ocheyedan in charge of arrangements for Gary Bremer.


Calvin ‘Cal’ Benz

Calvin “Cal” Benz, age 79 of Raytown, MO, formerly of Melvin, IA, passed away at his home in Raytown on December 24, 2017.

Graveside Services with Military Honors will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Baker Township Cemetery near Melvin. Following the committal service, a gathering of family and friends to celebrate Cal’s life will be held at the Melvin American Legion Building in Melvin.

The Sanborn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for 79 year-old Cal Benz of Raytown, MO, formerly of Melvin, IA.


Gertrude Behrens

Gertrude Behrens age 103 of Buffalo, MN, formerly of Sibley, Iowa died Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the Parkview Care Center of Buffalo, MN.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday, May 22nd at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sibley, IA. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery in Little Rock, IA

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 22nd one hour prior to the funeral service at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sibley.

For a complete obituary and online registry please visit: www.jurrensfuneralhome.com