Obituaries

Bernard Clark
Bernard “Bud” Clark, 90, Luverne, died Friday, Aug. 14, 2020, at Ava’s House Hospice in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, after a short struggle with pneumonia. A funeral Mass was Tuesday, Aug. 18, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Luverne. Burial was in the St. Catherine Cemetery. Bernard Clark was...
Gilbert Elbers
Gilbert William “Gib” Elbers, 89, Luverne, died Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Luverne. A funeral service was Wednesday, Aug. 19, at the Christian Reformed Church in Luverne. Burial with military honors followed at Eastside Cemetery near Steen. Gilbert Elbers was born...
Ila Travis
Ila Mae Travis, 91, Perham, died Aug. 14, 2020, at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, North Dakota. No services are planned at this time.  Ila Mae Baumgard was born Aug. 16, 1928, to Martin and Irene (Janda) Baumgard in Alba township in Jackson county, Minnesota. Ila was baptized in the Trinity...
John Kroontje
John Cecil Kroontje, 79, rural Kenneth, died peacefully Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, at his home.        A funeral service was Friday, Aug. 7, at the Bethel Reformed Church in Leota.        John Kroontje was born on Feb. 22, 1941, to Wilbur and Susie (Tilstra) Kroontje on the farm near Rock Rapids, Iowa....
John Cecil Kroontje, 79, rural Kenneth, died peacefully on Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, at his home.        A funeral service will be at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at the Bethel Reformed Church in Leota, with burial at Leota Community Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, also at the church...
Joyce Fick
Joyce Elaine Fick, 73, Luverne, died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, at USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, of multiple cardiac arrests.        A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at St. John Lutheran Church in Luverne. Interment will be in Maplewood Cemetery in Luverne....
Raymond Dorn
Raymond Theodore Dorn, 93, Luverne, died Friday, July 31, 2020, at Sanford Luverne Hospital.        A funeral service was Tuesday, Aug. 4, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Luverne. Burial followed at St. Catherine Cemetery in Luverne.        Raymond Dorn was born on Aug. 13, 1926, to Joseph and...
Richard Leenderts
Richard Eugene Leenderts, 91, Hills, died Monday, July 27, 2020, at the Tuff Memorial Home in Hills.        A funeral service was Friday, July 30, at the Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids, Iowa. Private burial for family followed at the Eastside Cemetery in Steen.        Richard Leenderts was...
The family of Ron Niessink invites you to his Celebration of Life from 1:30-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9, with a short service at 2 p.m. at the American Reformed Church Fellowship Hall. Covid-19 mandates will be followed. (0730 DN)  
Pearl Kephart
Lena Pearl Kephart, 91, formerly of Luverne, died Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at the Sanford Luverne Hospice Cottage.        A funeral service was Monday, July 27, at Grace Lutheran Church in Luverne. Burial followed at Maplewood Cemetery in Luverne.        Lena Spaur was born on Oct. 27, 1928, to...

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