CLEAR LAKE – James Merfeld, 68, of Clear Lake, passed from this world on Thursday, March 1, 2018, surrounded by his family in Clear Lake, after a long bout with lymphoma.

CLEAR LAKE – Randy Funk, 58, of Clear Lake, passed away on Friday (March 16, 2018) at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient unit in Mason City.

MARBLE ROCK -- Joyce Losee, 95, of Marble Rock, IA, died Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the Rockwell Community Nursing Home in Rockwell, IA. 

NORTHWOOD -- William “Bill” Novitski, 85, of Northwood, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society in St. Ansgar, Iowa.