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Javan Kruse

Funeral services for Javan Keith Kruse, 37, of Hartley, formerly of Everly, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Mark Wilms will officiate the service. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m., Friday, at the church.The family encouraged everyone attending to wear Iowa State Cyclone gear in honor of Javan. Interment will be conducted at Willow Creek Cemetery in rural Royal.

Raymond Kassel

Raymond L. Kassel, 96, of Nevada, Iowa, passed away Monday, No. 28, 2022, at Story County Senior Care in Nevada.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and a brother, Warren Kassel.

Raymond is survived by his three children; two grandchildren: Brian (Michelle) Dunblazier and their four children, and Megan (Ryan) Pickard; and a great-granddaughter, Kennedy (Jared) Warne and their daughter.

Danny Dobbins

Danny Joseph Dobbins, a Navy veteran and longtime resident of Littleton, North Carolina, passed away on Nov. 15, 2022, in Richmond, Virginia, with his loving family by his side.

Danny was born Sept. 6, 1957, to Donald and Lauralee (Cogdill) Dobbins in Spencer. He attended Spencer High School (Class of 1975) before enlisting in the U.S. Navy.

Funeral Notice: Juan Martinez

Services are pending for Juan Martinez, 60, of Spencer, who passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.

Peg Norris

Funeral services for Peg Norris, 90, of Spencer, will be conducted from 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Tim Frasher will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer with the family present from 5-7 p.m. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Norris passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022, at Northshire Residence in Spencer.

William ‘Ross’ Harmonson

Funeral services for William “Ross” Harmonson, 94, of Spencer, will be conducted from 10:30 a.m., Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, at the First Baptist Church in Spencer. Rev. Curtis Batschelet will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning at 2 p.m., Sunday, with family present from 2-4 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Harmonson passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2022, at home in Spencer.

Norma Andresen

Norma Joan (Coover) Andresen, 86, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Keystone, was called to heaven on Friday, Nov. 18, 2022, from Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. Her children were at her bedside. Memorial Services will be held at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at the Phillips Funeral Home Chapel in Keystone. Rev. Brian Jack, of Milford, will officiate. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1:30 p.m. until the start of the 2:30 p.m. memorial service.

Funeral Notice: Carl Waddell

A celebration of life for Carl Waddell, 68, of Spencer, was conducted at Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, at Weasy’s Bar & Grille in Spencer. Waddell passed away Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Notice: Evie Schuck

Funeral services for Evie Schuck, 106, of Spencer, will be conducted from 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal. Rev. Mark Wilms will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted one hour prior to the memorial service. Burial will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Spencer. Schuck passed away Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022, at Longhouse Nursing Home in Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Notice: Mary Jackson

Funeral services for Mary Jackson, 80, of Spencer, will be conducted from 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., Tuesday, with family present from 5-7 p.m., at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Burial will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Spencer. Jackson passed away Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022, at Josie Harper Hospice House, in Omaha, Nebraska.

Funeral Notice: Paul Gillman

Funeral services for Paul Gillman, 87, of Ruthven, will be conducted at a later date. Gillman passed away Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.

Sue Evans

Sue Evans, 89, of Washington, Illinois, formerly of Spencer, stepped into her heavenly home at 10 p.m., Friday, Nov. 25, 2022, at Cedarhurst of Washington, in Washington, Illinois.

Max Wetherell

Memorial services for Max Levern Wetherell, 90, of Peterson, will be conducted from 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022, at the First Congregational Church in Peterson. Rev. Michael Hyde will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted at 5 p.m., Friday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Peterson. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Peterson. Military services will be conducted by Peterson American Legion.

Funeral Notice: William ‘Ross’ Harmonson

Funeral services for William “Ross” Harmonson, 94, of Spencer, will be conducted from 10:30 a.m., Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, at the First Baptist Church in Spencer. Rev. Curtis Batschelet will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted beginning at 2 p.m., Sunday, with family present from 2-4 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Harmonson passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2022, at home in Spencer.

Eldon Rouse

Services for Eldon Bertice Rouse, 91, was conducted Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, at United Methodist Church in Ruthven. Rev. Kris Hackbart officiated the service. In urnment will be at a later date at Silver Lake Cemetery in Ayrshire.

Eldon, son of Bertice and Olga (Prather) Rouse, was born Nov. 16, 1930, near Ayrshire. He received his education and graduated from Silver Lake Consolidated High School in Ayrshire.

Funeral Notice: Tom Hinrichsen

Funeral services for Tom Hinrichsen, 66, of Spencer, will be conducted from 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 25, 2022, at the First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Deb Mechler will officiate the service. Visitation will be conducted one hour prior to the service at the church. Hinrichsen passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, at Spencer Hospital. Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.

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