SIBLEY—Lonny Lin Van Westen, 60, Sibley, died Sunday, May 9, 2021, at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 15, at Jurrens Funeral Home Walton Chapel in Sibley. Burial will be at First Baptist Cemetery in George. Visitation with family present …

ASHTON—Michael William Johnson, 74, Ashton, died Sunday, May 9, 2021, at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center. Arrangements are under the direction of Jurrens Funeral Home in Ashton.

ORANGE CITY—Nelvina Joyce De Haan, 89, Orange City, died Sunday, May 9, 2021, at Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City. Arrangements are under the direction of Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.

ROCK VALLEY—Carol W. Vanden Bos, 92, Rock Valley, formerly of Platte, SD, died Saturday, May 8, 2021, at Hegg Health Center in Rock Valley. Service will be 10 a.m. Thursday, May 13, at First Christian Reformed Church in Rock Valley. The funeral will be livestreamed at http://www.firstcrcrv.o…

HAWARDEN—Lowell F. Merrill, 85, of Hawarden, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2020, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

SHELDON—James Van Der Sloot, age 82, of Sheldon, Iowa, passed on day, May 5, 2021, at the Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

SHELDON—Ted Bootsma, age 90 of Sheldon, IA, passed away at the Orange City Area Health System in Orange City, IA on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.

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SIBLEY—Troy Anthony Duskin, 52, Sibley, died Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Jurrens Funeral Home in Sibley.

HULL—Mr. John Bolkema, age 91, of Hull, passed away on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at the Crown Pointe Estates in Sioux Center.

SHELDON—Richard “Dick” William Bahrenfuss, 81, Sheldon, died Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. Service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 20, at Andringa Funeral Home in Sheldon. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery in Doon, with military honors conducted by…

SUTHERLAND—Henry “Hank” Henning Haht, 96, Sutherland, died Thursday, May 29, 2021. Service for him and his wife, Kathryn Lorene Haht, who died Aug. 1, 2020, will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Hartley Funeral Home. Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery near Sutherland.

GRANVILLE—Madonna Charlotte Thelen, 90, Granville, died Monday, May 3, 2021. Service will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, May 10, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Visitation with family present will begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the church. Arrangement…

GEORGE—Philip Prins age 83, of George, IA, died Monday, May 3, 2021, at Sibley Specialty Care in Sibley, IA.

PRIMGHAR—Judy Ann Carpenter, 57, of Sioux Falls, SD, left this earthly world on Monday, May 3, 2021, at Ava’s House, Sioux Falls, SD after her courageous battle with cancer.

ORANGE CITY—Sharon Kay Vande Steeg, 80, Orange City, died Saturday, May 1, 2021, at Orange City Area Health System. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, May 6, at American Reformed Church in Orange City. Burial will be before the service at West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. A family…