Bertha L. Kjar, 101

Posted July 21, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Bertha L. Kjar of Battle Creek, Iowa, formerly of Ida Grove, Iowa, passed away on Monday, July 20, 2015, at Willow Dale Wellness Village of Battle Creek, Iowa.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 24 at the St. Johns Lutheran Church of Battle Creek, Iowa. The Rev. Randy D. Cormeny will officiate.

Committal services will be held at the Mt. Hope Cemetery of Battle Creek, Iowa. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 24 2015 at the St. Johns Lutheran Church of Battle Creek, Iowa.

The Christensen ~ Van Houten Funeral Home of Battle Creek, Iowa is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent

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    Gene Stabe, 80

    Gene Stabe of Akron, Iowa passed away Monday, July 13, 2015 at the Akron Care Center in Akron.

    Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.

    Gene Raymond Stabe was born on April 22, 1935 to Raymond and Evelyn (Kounkel) Stabe. Gene was born and raised in Neptune, Iowa and attended country school there until the age of 9. He graduated from Le Mars High School in 1953. After graduation,

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    Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 15 with the family present after 5:00 p.m. and a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at the Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.

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    Lloyd Meyer, 88

    Lloyd Meyer of Akron, Iowa passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at the Akron Care Center in Akron.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 11, 2015 at Union Creek Lutheran Church, rural Akron. Reverend Carla Nelson will officiate. Military Honors will be provided by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron. Inurnment will be at a later date in Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4:00 p.m. Friday, July 10, 2015, with the family present

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    Darrell Kiewel, 73

    Darrell Kiewel of Akron, Iowa, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2015, at his home near Akron following a lengthy illness.

    Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 2 at Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Private family inurnment will be in Riverside Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.

    Darrell LeRoy Kiewel was born December 25, 1941, in

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    James W. Greenwood, 79

    James W. Greenwood of Titusville, Fla. died Monday, May 25, 2015. Private services were held.

    James was born in Union County, South Dakota. He graduated from Akron High School in 1953. James served in the U.S. Army for four years and came to Brevard County in 1964 from San Diego. He worked at Kennedy Space Center as a technical engineer for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for over thirty years. James enjoyed playing tennis, loved to travel,

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    James Clifford Kennedy, Jr. of Sunrise Beach, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at the Laurie Care Center in Laurie, Missouri. Funeral services with full military honors were held on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach Chapel with Pastor Rick Bell officiating. Pastor Roger Kurtenbach lead the graveside services and internment was held at the Riverside Cemetery in Akron, Iowa at 3:00 on Monday. Memorial contributions are suggested to New Hope Lutheran Church LCMC. Expressions of sympathy may be left online at www.kidwellgarber.com. Arrangements were under the direction and care

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    Joseph “Joe” Rexwinkel, 95

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    Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 18 at the Alton Reformed Church in Alton, IA. Pastor Scott Bonestroo will officiate. Private interment will be held in Nassau Township Cemetery, rural Alton, prior to the service with military honors provided by the Floyd American Legion Post 200 of Alton. Visitation with the family present

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    Deloris Milbrodt, 88

    Deloris Milbrodt of Akron, Iowa passed away Sunday, June 14, 2015 at the Akron Care Center in Akron.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 19, 2015 at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Pastor Susan Juilfs will officiate. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. Thursday, June 18, 2015, with the family present after 5:00 p.m., and a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m., all at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. Arrangements

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    A Celebration of Life will be from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Visitation with the family will be from 6:00 p.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Alexandria, Minn. Arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Expressions of sympathy can be extended

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