Sharon Kay Shinn, 73, of Mason City, died Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, in Mason City. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, at Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel, in Clear Lake, with Pastor Dennis Ganz officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the…Read more
Lois E. Norem, 81, formerly of Mason City, Iowa, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield, Wis. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, at Evangelical Free Church, 1310 Highway 18 West, Clear Lake, with Pastor Randy Vaage officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery,…Read more
LaVohn M. Badker, 88, of Garner, Iowa, formerly Clear Lake, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, at the Concord Care Center, Garner. A celebration of LaVohn’s life was held on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, at the Clear Lake United Methodist Church, Clear Lake, with the Rev. Dr. Jacqueline Thompson officiating. Burial was in Clear Lake Cemetery.…Read more
Idalia Y. Ibarra, 87, of Clear Lake, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, at her son’s home, in Mason City, Iowa. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Clear Lake, with the Rev. John Gossman officiating. Family will greet…Read more
Susan G. Swartwood, 62, Mason City, passed away Mon., Nov. 23 at Mercy Medical Center of North Iowa, in Mason City. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Mon., Nov. 30 at First Assembly of God, Mason City. Visitation will be held 3-5 p.m. Sun., Nov. 29 at Hogea Bremer Moor Colonial Chapel,…Read more
A foot of snow creating difficult travels to an act of kindness results in a principal being duct taped to a wall and more in this week's E-Edition.