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Pauline Sneller

Jan 21, 1934 - Nov 28, 2023

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Sioux City, IA

Pauline Ruth Sneller, 89 of Sioux City, Iowa, daughter of Earl and Ethel (Grotenhuis) Atkins, passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2023 peacefully in her sleep. A Memorial Service will be at 1:00 p. m. Friday, December 15, 2023 at the Grace United Methodist Church with Reverend John Christianson officiating. A Reception will be held in the fellowship hall following services. Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City. In lieu of flowers, or memorials, please send a donation to G...Read More

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Dianna C. Jungemann

Mar 12, 1949 - Feb 10, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Dianna C. Jungemann, age 74, of Jefferson, SD and formerly of Yankton, SD died on Saturday, February 10, 2024 at Holy Spirit Retirement Home in Sioux City, IA. Funeral services are 2:00 PM, on Thursday, February 22, 2024 at Wintz & Ray Funeral Home in Yankton with Reverend Dani Jo Bierwagen officiating. Inurnment will be in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Yankton. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service at Wintz & Ray Funeral Home. Dianna was born March 12, 1949 in Yankton, South Dakota to Richard Wentz and Arlene (Hartman) Toczek. She grew up in Yankton where she attended school. On December 4, 1965, Dianna married Terry Lee Jungemann at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Yankton. Terry then served in the United States Navy for four years. After his honorable discharge, they moved to Athol, SD and began their family. They lived in Athol for 10 years and then moved to Yankton. Dianna sold mobile homes for a few years and then drove a school bus for the Yankton School District for many years. In 1987, they moved to Jefferson, SD and Dianna continued to be a school bus driver until she retired due to Terry’s failing health. She was his primary caregiver for almost five years at their home. Dianna loved dancing and listening to music, especially 50’s music. She enjoyed the company of her many dachshund dogs which she had throughout the years. Dianna was very caring and always willing to help someone in need. She will be greatly missed. Dianna is survived by three sons: Zane Jungemann (Tricia Garvin) of Jefferson, SD, Chad Jungemann of Dallas, TX, and Shane Jungemann of Jefferson; three grandchildren: Natalie and Carson Jungemann, and Maeve Katz; and several nieces and nephews. Dianna was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Terry Jungemann on July 26, 2019; and a brother, Ronald Wentz.

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Sharon Arlene Leitru

Mar 02, 1953 - Feb 22, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Sharon Arlene Leitru, 70, of McCook Lake SD passed away peacefully on Thursday February 22nd at Mercy One Hospital in Sioux City IA. A Celebration of Life will be held at Meyer Brother’s Colonial Chapel on Saturday March 2nd from 1:00-4:00 PM.Sharon was born on March 2nd 1953 in Wagner SD to Floyd and Verna Peterson. She spent her early years in Pierre SD before moving to Sioux City where she grew up and graduated from Central High School in 1973.On September 1st 1984 Sharon married the love of her life John Leitru. They made McCook Lake their home where they raised their three children Neil, Marty, & Laura.Sharon spent the majority of her professional career working as a radiology technician for Siouxland Urology where she worked for 37 years. She made many of her lifelong friends, who became more like family while working there. The friendships she formed there went far beyond the office as she and her girls favorite things to do together included cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes, spending time at the lake, and going on vacation together. Sharon was proud to be able to retire in February 2019.Sharon enjoyed life in many ways where her favorite thing to do was to spend time with her friends & family. Her favorite role was being the "fun grandma" to her grandkids and spending time with them taking them out for different activities. Another one of her favorite things to do was attending Broadway shows. She made many trips to see different shows as well as holding season tickets with her dear friend Connie for many years. Sharon is survived by her children; Neil (Tammy) Leitru of Yankton, Marty (Ashley) Leitru of Sioux City, and Laura (Seth) Anderson of Sioux Falls. Grandchildren; Brian, Krissy (Mat), Dustin, Brett, & Alex Leitru. Great-grandchildren Micah & Amara Leitru. Sisters; Neva Bookhart of Sioux City & Shirley Peterson (Keith Wilson) of New Waverly TX. Sister-in-law Lea Edwards of Vermillion & Brother-in-law Tom Leitru of Merrill.She was preceded in death by her husband John & her parents.

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Arturo Topete Flores

Jul 16, 1948 - Feb 23, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Arturo Topete Flores, 75, of Sioux City, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2024 at a local hospital following a three-month battle with cancer. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery. Arturo was born on July 16, 1948 in Guachinango, Jalisco, Mexico, to Simon and Traniquilina (Flores) Topete. He grew up and attended school in Mexico before eventually moving to Sioux City in 1972. He married Barbara Miller on May 23, 1975, and to this union two daughters were born: Tiffanie and Jenny. The couple divorced, but remained friends throughout the years. Arturo married Gloria Garcia in 1997. Arturo worked for IBP/Tyson Foods from 1976-2009 until he retired. In his free time, he enjoyed maintaining his yard and flowers, playing soccer, and going to family gatherings. He always loved being social with friends and family, and cherished the time he spent with those who were important to him. He and Gloria also traveled to Texas during the winter months, where they would spend time with her family and enjoy the warm weather. He is survived by his daughters: Tiffanie (Matthew) McCann, and Jenny Gaspar; grandchildren: Drayton (Maribel), Breeya, Tyler, Israel, Cheli, Adrain, and Adelina; great-grandchildren: Yiovonni, Sindel, and Ace; and two brothers, Ramon and Calixto. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gloria; and several brothers and sisters.

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Donald E. Lehmann

Oct 26, 1931 - Feb 24, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Donald E. "Don" Lehmann, 92, of Sioux City passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2024 at a local care facility following a courageous battle with cancer. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2024 at Trinity Lutheran Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are under the direction of Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel. Online condolences may be directed to www.meyerbroschapels.com. Don was born on October 26, 1931 in rural Plymouth County, to Elmer and Lucille (LaBahn) Lehmann. In the 8th grade, he moved from the farm to Sioux City where he attended school and graduated from Central High School in 1949. Following graduation, Don enlisted in the United States Navy. He married Barbara Anderson on May 8, 1951 in Allen, Nebraska. While he was stationed in San Diego, California, they had their first child, a son, Mark Andrew. After Don was discharged from the Navy, the family moved back to Sioux City. Don was a man of many talents and trades, and he loved to work with his hands. He told his children he was "born to work!" and retired not once, but three times. Following his military service, Don worked at Sioux City Stationary, until he started his own business in 1982 called Sioux Business Products. Don worked with his son and daughter until the sale of Sioux Business Products which then became Second Season Consignment Shop where the whole family worked together, including Bailey, the Bernese Mountain Dog. He was an active member of the Abu Bekr Shriners Foot Patrol and later was elected to the Office of the Potentate. Don and Barb traveled frequently with the Shriners and loved every minute. Don, along with his brother-in-law, helped Mark win the Soap Box Derby in Sioux City in 1967. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Lehmann; children: Julie Lehmann and Blake Lehmann; two grandchildren; and a sister, Marlene Chase. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Mark Lehmann; and a sister, Dorothy McKee.

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Maria Magana-De Garcia

Sep 12, 1948 - Feb 25, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Maria Magana-De Garcia, was born in La Quemada Municipality, Puruandiro, Michoacan, Mexico on September 12, 1948, and she was the daughter of Agustin Magana-Perez and Maria Ibarra Monzon. Maria had 13 siblings: Apolonia, Jesus, Filomena, Teresa, Casimiro, Maria Luisa, Maria Guadalupe, Jose, Jose Guadalupe, Angel, and Augstina. Today, Jose, Jose Guadalupe and Angel remain. She passed away on February 25, 2024 in Sioux City, IA. Maria married Jose Garcia Quezada on October 25, 1969. From that union six children were born: Raul, Luis, Gerardo, Juventino, Claudia, and Maria del Carmen Garcia Magana. Maria enjoyed being a homemaker, wife and above all, she enjoyed her family and especially her 13 grandchildren. Maria Magana-De Garcia, nació en La Quemada Municipio, Puruandiro, Michoacan, Mexico el 12 de Septiembre de junio de 1948, fue hija de Agustin Magana-Perez y Maria Ibarra Monzon. Maria tenia 13 hermanos: Apolonia, Jesus, Filomena, Teresa, Casimiro, Maria Luisa, Maria Guadalupe, Jose, Jose Guadalupe, Angel, and Augstina. Hoy, Jose, Jose Guadalupe and Angel vive. Ella falleció el 25 de Febrero de 2024 en Sioux City, IA.Maria se casó con Jose Garcia Quezada el 25 de Octubre del 1969. De esa unión nacieron seis hijos: Raul, Luis, Gerardo, Juventino, Claudia, and Maria del Carmen Garcia Magana. Maria disfrutaba ser una ama de casa, esposa y sobre todo, disfrutaba su familia y especialmente sus 13 nietos.A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 2, 2024 at St. Michael Catholic Church in South Sioux City, Nebraska with Father Michael Keating as Celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Michael Catholic Cemetery. Visitation, with the family present, will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2024 at the Mohr & Becker-Hunt Funeral Home in South Sioux City, Nebraska with a Rosary Service beginning at 5:45 p.m. and a Vigil following at 6:00 p.m.

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Roland "Ronnie" Stabile

Dec 31, 1957 - Feb 28, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Roland "Ronnie" Stabile, 66, of Sioux City, IA passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, at his residence.Services will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2024, at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel in Sioux City. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

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Melissa Ann Thede

May 14, 1983 - Jan 24, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Melissa Ann Thede, 40, of Churdan, died on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, in Sioux City, Iowa. Visitation will be held on Friday, February 2, 2024, from 5:00-7:00 PM at Gospel Open Bible Church in Jefferson, Iowa. Funeral Service will be at 10:00 AM on Saturday, February 3, 2024, at Gospel Open Bible Church in Jefferson, Iowa. The family has chosen Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com) to care for their needs. Melissa was born on May 14, 1983, in Odessa, Texas to Daniel and Pamela (Keller) Morrell. She married Jay Thede on October 4, 2020, in Jefferson, Iowa. In addition to raising and caring for her family, Melissa worked at Bett and Bev’s BBQ, in Jefferson. She was a member of The Christian Motorcyclists Association, Narcotics Anonymous, Alcoholics Anonymous, and the Gospel Open Bible Church in Jefferson, Iowa. Melissa loved Jesus, Helping people, and spending time with family and friends. She also enjoyed the outdoors, hiking, exploring caves, and playing at the lake. Melissa would play the piano often, especially in the morning, she also liked listening to music, and could often be found reading her Bible or non-fiction books. Melissa’s family includes her husband Jay; children: Skyler Sanem, Jacob Thede, Arianna Thede, and Jaxson Thede; stepsons: Joseph (Alexis) Thede and Jonathan (Casey) Thede; grandson Jaden Thede; father Daniel Morrell; mother Pamela Desbien-Keller; brothers: David Morrell, and Wolff (Amie) Loria; and sister Tanna Desbien. She was preceded in death by her grandparents Karl and Rita Keller.

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Jeannette Ida Tierney

Aug 11, 1932 - Feb 27, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Jeannette Tierney, age 91, of Sioux City, Iowa, (formerly of Mapleton, IA) passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, at the Sunrise Retirement Community, of Sioux City, Iowa.A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., with visitation held one hour prior from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 6, 2024, at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Danbury, Iowa. Father William A. McCarthy will officiate.The Armstrong - Van Houten Funeral Home of Mapleton, Iowa, is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online www.armstrongfuneral.com.Jeannette Ida Tierney (LeFebvre) was born on August 11, 1932, in Mapleton, the son of Walter and Ella (Leitzen) LeFebvre. She was the last surviving member of her family of 7 brothers, 1 sister and a set of twins who died shortly after birth.She married Harold J. Tierney in Mapleton on October 12, 1954, and raised seven children. After all the kids got in school, she worked at the bakery in the grocery store in Mapleton. She also worked at Treiber Furniture in Danbury and was a cook at the MVAO grade school in Danbury. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and St. Mary’s Rosary Society.Jeannette was a delightful lady, always in a good mood. She loved having coffee with the ladies at the C Store in Danbury. She sewed, baked and played golf. She loved her family above all else and enjoyed spending time with her kids, grandkids and great grandkids.Survivors include two daughters and two sons, Brenda and husband Doug Uhl of Orange City, Iowa and Sandi and husband Ted Schrank of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa; Michael Tierney of Sioux City, Iowa and Keith Tierney of Reno Nevada, and Linda Tierney of North Maryland, six grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.Jeannette was preceded in death by her husband Hal, three children, Linda, Kevin and Brian Tierney.The family would like to give a very special thank you to Sunrise Retirement Community and to St. Croix Hospice.

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Harley Gary Adkins

Oct 03, 1945 - Feb 16, 2024

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Sioux City, IA

Gary G. Adkins, age 78, of Oto, Iowa, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2024, at the UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center of Sioux City, Iowa.A Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Saturday, March 2, 2024, at the Armstrong-Van Houten Funeral Home of Anthon, Iowa. Inurnment will take place at a later date.The Armstrong - Van Houten Funeral Home of Anthon, Iowa, is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online www.armstrongfuneral.com.Harley “Gary” Adkins, the 9th child born to Orvel Lee and Lola Ella (Peterson) Adkins, was born on October 3, 1945, in Omaha, NE. Gary grew up in his younger years ar