William D. Dunbar, Age 85

Posted October 7, 2016 at 3:53 pm

William D. Dunbar of Northglenn, Colo. entered eternal life on Monday, September 26, 2016. He was born on September 15,1931 in Ina, Illinois. He attended Benton Township High School in Benton, Illinois. He worked as a construction pipefitter out of Local No. 208 in Denver, Colo., until he retired. After retirement he enjoyed shuttling cars for Avis Budget at the Denver Airport. He was a member of St. Stephens Lutheran Church, Masonic Lodge, and United Association of Pipefitters.

Bill is survived by his beloved wife Elaine (Frerichs) Dunbar of Northglenn Colo., and daughter Paula Dunbar of Erie, Colo. He is survived by his brother Wendell of Mt. Vernon, Ill. and sister Dorcas Miller of Marion, Ill., brothers and sisters-in-law Judy and Rich Bauerly of LeMars, Iowa, Bob and Iola Frerichs of Akron, Iowa, Rick and Karen Carner

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    Cyril (Cy) Christian Larsen, 90

    Cyril (Cy) Christian Larsen passed away September 23, 2016 at Cypress Glen Retirement Center in Greenville, N.C.

    Services will be held at a later date with burial at Arlington National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Abu Bekr Shrine in Sioux City, Iowa.

    Cy was born February 7, 1926 in Appleton, Minn. to Otto and Ruth Larsen and they moved to Akron when Cy was one year old. He attended Akron Community

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    Jerold James Dykstra, 86

    Jerold James Dykstra of Sheldon, IA, and formerly of Akron, IA, passed away Friday, September 23, 2016, at his home at the Christian Retirement Home in Sheldon.

    Services are Tuesday, Sept. 27, 11 a.m., at First Christian Reformed Church in Sheldon with Rev. Luke Wynja officiating. Graveside services are Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. at East Lawn Cemetery inSheldon. Visitation is Monday, Dept. 26 from 2-8 p.m. with family present from 6:30 to 8 .m. at the Andringa

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    Gayle Borchers, 68

    Gayle Borchers, of Le Mars, Iowa, passed away Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 at Unity Point Health – St. Luke’s in Sioux City.

    Memorial Service was Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Rexwinkel-Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Reverend Jan Christensen from the Presbyterian United Church of Christ will officiate. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.rexwinkelfh.com

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    Wendell Borchers, 86

    Wendell Borchers of Le Mars, Iowa passed away unexpectedly Sunday, September 18, 2016 at his home in Le Mars.

    Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 22, 2016 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars, Iowa. Rev. Dr. Jean Ziettlow and Rev. Lil Johnston will officiate. Burial will follow in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery – Preston Township, rural Akron, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 21, 2016, with a Prayer

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    Oralee Kasa, 81

    Oralee Kasa of Huron, South Dakota, died Thursday, September 15, 2016, at the Huron Regional Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Her funeral service was Monday, September 19 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Burial will be in the Restlawn Memory Gardens Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established at American Bank and Trust for an education scholarship in Oralee Kasa’s honor. Visit www.kuhlerfuneralhome.com.

    Oralee Ann McLane was born March 25, 1935, to Margaret (Vindahl) and Neil McLane at

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    Gayle Borchers, 68

    Gayle Borchers of Le Mars, Iowa passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Unity Point Health – St. Luke’s in Sioux City.

    Arrangements are pending at this time.

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    Ruth Berry, 85

    Ruth Berry of Akron, Iowa formerly of New York, was welcomed into heaven Wednesday, September 14, 2016, from Countryside Health Care Center in Sioux City, Iowa.

    Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, September 19, 2016, at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Pastor Jonathan Young of New Life Community Church in Sioux City will officiate. Burial will be at a later date in Greenlawn Memorial Park in Warners, NY. Visitation with the family present will be from 10:00 a.m.

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    Lititia Edna Geary, 88

    Lititia Edna Geary of Elk Point, S.D. passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa.

    Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, September 12, 2016, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elk Point with Fr. Joe Vogel and Fr. John Rassmussen officiating. Burial was next to her husband, James Sr., in St. Joseph Cemetery in Elk Point, SD. Arrangements were under the direction of Kober Funeral Home in Elk Point, S.D. Condolences

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    Richard Lee Philips, 89

    Richard Lee Philips of Akron, Iowa passed away Thursday, September 8, 2016 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa.

    Memorial Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Adaville United Methodist Church, rural Merrill, Iowa. Reverend Merrill Muller will officiate. Inurnment will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, rural Merrill with military honors conducted by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron. Visitation with the family present will be after 5:00 p.m. Friday, September 16, 2016 with

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