PAULLINA—Donald “Ed” Edward Brown, 85, Paullina, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at Prairie View Home in Sanborn. Arrangements are under the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina.

ORANGE CITY—June Doris Katt, 86, Orange City, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at Orange City Area Health System. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at Faith Lutheran Church in Orange City. Burial will be at Nassau Township Cemetery near Alton prior to the service. Ther…

SIOUX CENTER—Gerrit “Gary” James Bleeker , 78, Sioux Center, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at his residence. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Central Reformed Church in Sioux Center. Family and friends will gather at 9 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home in Sioux Center prior …

CHATSWORTH—Amy Jean Baker, Killeen, Texas, formerly of Chatsworth, died Sunday Nov. 10, 2019. Memorial services are pending. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to her son, Keion Johnson, or her mother, Kim (Baker) Barkley, at 250 FM 439 Loop, Killeen, TX, 76543.

O’NEILL, NE—Helen McKenny Garwood, 88, of O’Neill, NE, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Avera St. Anthony’s Hospital in O’Neill.

ORANGE CITY—Cynthia Steensma, 99, Orange City, died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, at Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City. Burial will be at West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Saturd…

GEORGE—Henry “Hank” Dean Van Der Brink, 64, George, died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, at his home. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George. A prayer service for family and friends will be held at 10 a.m. at Jurrens Funeral Home in G…

ORANGE CITY—Bennard Wiese entered into eternal fellowship with his heavenly Father on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

PRIMGHAR—Wendy L. Lane, 59, Primghar, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Prairie View Home in Sanborn. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Primghar.

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PAULLINA—Darlene Tesch, 80, Paullina, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina. Burial will be at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina. Visitation with family present …

SUTHERLAND—Shirley A. Jurgensen, age 91, of Sutherland, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at MercyOne Primghar Medical Center in Primghar, Iowa.

ORANGE CITY—George Bernard Kooinga, 84, Orange City, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at Pleasant Acres Care Center in Hull. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at First Reformed Church in Orange City. Burial will be at West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City before the memor…

EDGERTON, MN—Joanne Marlene Talsma, 77, Edgerton, MN, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at Pipestone County Hospice House in Pipestone, MN. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Edgerton, MN. Friends are welcome to join the family at Colonial Funeral…

DOON—Gladys Mildred Hanzen, 97, Doon, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at Lyon Specialty Care in Rock Rapids. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Jurrens Funeral Home in Rock Rapids. Burial will be at Richland Cemetery in Inwood. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Jurrens F…

SIOUX CENTER—Elmer Peter Bonnema, 92, Sioux Center, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at Royale Meadows Care Center in Sioux Center. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Lebanon Christian Reformed Church. Burial with military honors will be at church cemetery. Visitation will be 9:30-1…

HAWARDEN—Carlyle “Swede” Duane Dirks, 87, Hawarden, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Faith Lutheran Church in Orange City, with the Rev. David Daumer officiating. Following a luncheon, burial will be at P…

BROOKINGS, SD—Betty Jean Popkes, 90, Brookings, SD, formerly of George, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Brookings Health System in Brookings, SD. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Faith Reformed Church in Brookings, SD. Burial will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Evergreen Lawn Cemeter…

ELLSWORTH, MN—Frederick “Fred” Allen Huisman, 71, Ellsworth, MN, formerly of Rock Rapids, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. There will be a memorial service at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at Bethel Reformed Church in rural Little Rock. Visitation w…