John N. Waters, 86, Meservey, longtime companion of Naomi Lassahn of Meservey died June 29 at Westview Care Center in Britt. Arrangements are being handled by Andrews Funeral Home of Belmond.

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  Richard Bonte, 70, Hot Springs Village, AR, died June 26, 2022. A visitation/sharing will be held July 5 at 10 a.m. at CedarVale Funeral Home. Interment will follow at CedarVale Cemetery.

   Robert R. Rier, 84, former owner of the Coast to Coast store in Belmond, died June 26, 2022 at his home in Clarion. Services will be Saturday, July 2 at 11 a.m. at the Clarion Presbyterian Church. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Clarion. Visitation will be held one hour prior to t…

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   Maxine Eliason, 91, died June 22, 2022, at the Kanawha Community Home. A graveside service will be held at 3 P.M. June 26 at the Amsterdam Township Cemetery west of Kanawha. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-3 P.M. at Ewing Funeral Home.

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   Rodolfo “Rudy” Plancarte, 67, Belmond, died June 23, 2022 at Iowa Specialty Hospital - Belmond. Services were held June 28 at Ewing Funeral Home in Belmond. Burial was in the Belmond Cemetery.

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   Margot Ridder died June 22, 2022 at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond. Visitation will be July 10 from 5-7 p.m. at the Klemme United Methodist Church. Services will be July 11 at 10:30 a.m. at the church. Arrangements are being handled by Andrews Funeral Home.

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   Jane (Wesenberg) Moore, 74, died June 16, 2022 at St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, IL. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. June 25 at Morgan United Methodist Church Cemetery, rural Dows.

  Jody G. Pals, 63, died June 17, 2022 at her home in Mason City due to complications of Alzheimer’s and non-alcoholic liver disease. Services will be held Thursday, June 23 at 10:30 a.m. at Richland Lutheran Church in Thornton. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Major Erickson…

  George Donald Anderson, 92, long-time resident of Dows, died June 15, 2022. 

  Ruth Ann Kaduce, 89, a resident of Clear Lake, died June 8, 2022 after a battle with congestive heart failure. A celebration of life will take place Saturday, June 18 at 11 a.m. at Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel in Clear Lake, with Pastor Art Zewert officiating. Visitation will be at 10 a.…

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  Donnabell Louise Kinsley, 89, Standish, MI, died May 30, 2022 after a two-year struggle with dementia, and most recently, Covid-19. A private family interment will be held.

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   Larry Eckhoff, 71, Belmond, died June 2, 2022 at Iowa Specialty Hospital-Belmond. Services will be Wednesday, June 8 at 11 a.m. at Andrews Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Belmond Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-7 p.m.

  Calvin R. Bruggeman, 72, Klemme, died May 27, 2022 at Hancock County Memorial Hospital in Britt with family by his side following a long battle with cancer.

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  LaVonne M. Reed, 73, Rowan, died May 28, 2022 at the Sheffield Care Center with her family at her side. A visitation and time of remembrance will be Sunday, June 5 from 1-3 p.m. at Andrews Funeral Home in Belmond. A graveside service will follow at Graceland Cemetery near Rowan. Memorials …

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  Lucille Berhow, 95, died May 15, 2022 at the Kanawha Community Home. A private service was held.

  Edward V. Stoffer, 101, Belmond, died May 20, 2022 at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond. Services will be Saturday, May 28 at 2 p.m. at Ewing Funeral Home in Belmond. Burial will take place in the Belmond Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service.

   Percy E. Brady, 80, Belmond, died May 22, 2022 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. No services are planned at this time. Ewing Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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   Herman J. Suntken, 102, Belmond, died May 17, 2022. Services were held May 23 at Immanuel Reformed Church east of Belmond. Burial was in the Immanuel Reformed Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to St. Croix Hospice or Immanuel Reformed Church.

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   Curtis L. Trager, 79, Salem, OR, died May 6, 2022. Services will be held  Thursday, May 19 at 11:30 a.m. at Ewing Funeral Home in Belmond. Military graveside honors will held at Immanuel Reformed Cemetery in rural Belmond. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday.

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   Leonard “Len” L. Steenblock, 83, a lifelong resident of Belmond, died May 10, 2022 at his home. Services were held May 16 at Andrews Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to the Belmond Fire Department.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.