Leonard Welch, 54, of Akron, Iowa passed away Monday, February 23, 2015 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa following a courageous battle with liver cancer.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Deacon Richard Port from St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Akron will officiate. Military honors will be conducted by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron. Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.
Urban J. Ahlers
Urban J. Ahlers, 94 years old, of Granville, IA, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Granville with Rev. Terry Roder officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Graveside military honors will be conducted by the Granville Veterans. Visitation will be anytime after 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015. There will be a parish rosary at 5 p.m. and a vigil prayer service at 7 p.m. at the Church. Services have been entrusted to Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen. Condolences may be sent online to www.fischfh.com.