Dennis Gardner

Dennis Gardner, age 75 of Sanborn, IA passed away at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center in Sheldon, IA on Monday, June 4, 2012.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church in Sanborn.  Rev. Thomas A. Connors will be officiating.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to the memorial service at the church on Wednesday morning.   Inurnment will be at Silver Ridge Cemetery in Stickney, SD at a later date.

The Sanborn Funeral Home in Sanborn is in charge of the arrangements for 75 year old Dennis Gardner of Sanborn. In lieu of flowers the family wishes that memorial be designated to St. Judes Children’s Hospital, the Pam Gardner Memorial Scholarship Fund, or the Sanborn Public Library.

Genevieve “Jenny” Jones

Genevieve “Jenny” Jones, age 90 of Bigelow, MN died Sunday, June 3, 2012 at the Sibley Nursing & Rehab in Sibley, IA.

Memorial Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 9, 2012 at the St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Sibley, with Father John Vakulskas as celebrant.  Burial will follow in the St. Andrew’s Catholic Cemetery in Sibley.

Visitation will be Friday, June 8th from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m., with the family present from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of Sibley.  There will be a rosary at 5:00 p.m. and vigil service at 7:30 p.m. that evening.

Coleton Hanson

Mr. Coleton Hanson, age 17, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Alton, went to heaven on Saturday, June 2, 2012.

There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, June 6, at 10:30am, at the Alton Reformed Church in Alton.  The Rev. Scott Bonestroo will officiate.  Interment will follow at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.

Visitation will be after 3:00pm on Tuesday, with the family present from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

Peter Weg

Peter Weg, age 85, of Luverne, Minnesota, formerly of Worthington, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at Sanford Medical Center in Luverne, Minnesota.

Funeral Services will be Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 10:30 A.M. at the Christian Reformed Church in Worthington, Minnesota. Rev. Adam Eisinga and Rev. Tom Voigt  officiating.

Burial in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Worthington.

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 5, from 2:00 to 8:00 P.M. with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. all at the Christian Reformed Church in Worthington.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to

The Andringa Funeral Home of Sibley in charge of arrangements for Peter Weg.


Ruth Meester

Ruth Meester, age 91, of Rock Rapids, IA, died Friday, June 1st, 2012 at Lyon Manor Nursing and Rehab in Rock Rapids.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at Bethel Reformed Church in Lester, IA with Pastor Chris Godfredsen officiating. Burial will follow at Stateline Cemetery near Rock Rapids.

Visitation will be Monday, June 4th from 2:00 to 8:00 PM with the family present 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids.

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Everon Klinkenborg

Everon Klinkenborg, age 92 of Rock Rapids, IA died Friday, June 1st, 2012 at Sanford Hospital in Rock Rapids, IA.

Memorial service will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at Salem Reformed Church in Little Rock, IA with Rev. David Vander Laan officiating.  Burial will take place prior to the service at 10:00 AM at Pleasant View Cemetery in Little Rock with military honors by the Van Anne-Fields No. 6960, VFW and Rex Strait Post No. 103 American Legion.

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 5th from 2:00 to 8:00 PM, with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids.