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June 16 Funeral Announcements:

A Celebration of Life for a former Oelwein man, 95-year-old Raymond “Squeek” Faist of Longmont, Colorado, will be held Tuesday at 11 AM at First Baptist Church in Oelwein, with burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in Oelwein. Visitation is Tuesday from 10-11 AM at the church. Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Oelwein is in charge of arrangements.
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A Celebration of Life service for an 86-year-old Decorah man, The Reverend Donald L. Berg, will be held Saturday at 1 PM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Decorah, with burial in Union Prairie Cemetery, rural Decorah. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is in charge of arrangements.
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Services for an Osage woman, 92-year-old Eleanor Bower, are Monday at 10:30 AM at Champion Funeral Home in Osage, with burial in Osage Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday from 4-6 PM at the Funeral Home.
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A Celebration of Life service for a Decorah man, 86-year-old Roy Eric “Rick” Carlson, will be held Saturday at 11 AM in the main hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus in Decorah. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery, also in Decorah. Visitation is Saturday one hour prior to the service at the Center for Faith and Life. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is in charge of arrangements.
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Services for a Guttenberg man, 85-year-old Raymond Wille, are Thursday at 11 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Guttenburg, with burial in Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery in Guttenberg. Arrangements are being handled by Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home in Guttenberg, where the family will receive friends Wednesday from 2-8 PM. Visitation will also be held Thursday one before services at the church.
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A Celebration of Life service for a Decorah man, 88-year-old Curtis Reiso, will be held Tuesday at 10:30 AM in the main hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus in Decorah. A reception will follow at Bentdahl Commons. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is serving the family.
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Services for an Elgin woman, 93-year-old Sylvan Torkelson, are Wednesday, June 22 at 10:30 AM at Highland Lutheran Church in Elgin, with burial at St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery in Clermont following the luncheon. Visitation is Tuesday from 4-8 PM at Leonard-Grau Funeral Home in Elgin, which is helping the family with arrangements.
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Services for a former Waverly woman, 94-year-old Marilyn Michaelson of Coralville, are Sunday at 2 PM at St. Paul Lutheran Church and Schools in Waverly. Visitation is Sunday from 1 PM until service time and a social hour will follow the service. Burial will be Monday at 10:30 AM at Harlington Cemetery in Waverly.

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June 15 Funeral Announcements:

Services for a Fairbank woman, 87-year-old Mary Ann Ryan, are Saturday at 10:30 AM at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Fairbank, with burial in the church cemetery. No visitation is planned.

Services for a Guttenberg man, 86-year-old Paul “PD” Dickson, are Friday at 10 AM at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Guttenberg, with burial in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 9-10 AM at the church. Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home in Guttenberg is handling the arrangements.

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Services for a Waverly woman, 61-year-old Denise (Loupee) Timmerman, are Saturday at 1 PM at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly, with burial to follow at Harlington Cemetery, also in Waverly. The service will be live-streamed on the funeral home's Facebook page. Visitation is Friday from 6-8 PM and Saturday one hour prior to services at the funeral home.

Burial services for a Lime Springs man, 68-year-old Richard A. Curtis, are Tuesday (June 22) at 2 PM at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Preston, Minnesota. A Celebration of Life will follow at the Servicemen's Club in Preston. Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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