"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 7:56:16, Mar 3rd 2015 - Bear - Why does the Journal even print this garbage? I would like to know the drugs t ... [Read More]
- 4:37:50, Mar 3rd 2015 - next - Now let's talk about the idiots who push there snow into the street. Even a 5th ... [Read More]
- 7:24:02, Mar 2nd 2015 - disappointed - I could work from home. But internet is not secure enough ... [Read More]
- 3:43:36, Mar 2nd 2015 - agreed - The cable and internet here is absolutely ridiculous. Harmony residents pay ... [Read More]
- 2:30:46, Mar 2nd 2015 - Be honest - Wood- That is true, but most people won't even spend that. Hopefully, th ... [Read More]
- 10:14:18, Mar 2nd 2015 - Wood - Be Honest, you can ask the Minnesota Information Policy Analysis Division (IPA ... [Read More]
- 6:41:46, Mar 2nd 2015 - gotoutofthere - If the residents would treat the new people with respect maybe they wo ... [Read More]
- 12:48:54, Mar 1st 2015 - Pursuing truth? - By pursuing truth, are you referring to the IRS scandal or the Hold ... [Read More]
- 12:25:29, Mar 1st 2015 - hum - How about something yo do for the youth! These kids have nothing to do in the s ... [Read More]
- 12:16:31, Mar 1st 2015 - Be honest - This is happening more and more in small towns. Attorney's are telling t ... [Read More]
Do you feel we should give up on observing Punxsutawney Phil to predict the remaining length of winter?
Fri, Dec 19th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Marie Louisa Ahlers Bock, 93, of Spring Valley, a former farm homemaker, died December 15, 2003 at the Ostrander Nursing Home.
Marie Louise Ahlers was born Jan. 8, 1910, in Pender, Neb. to Johann and Johanna Ahlers who had each immigrated from Germany. On April 4, 1934, she married Alvin Theodore “Carl” Bock in Cresco, Iowa. They farmed in the Lime Springs, Iowa, Ostrander and Brush, Colo., areas until 1972, when they retired and moved to Spring Valley. Her husband died Aug. 28, 1981. Mrs. Bock was a charter member of the Lime Springs Lutheran Church and a current member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ostrander where she was active in Ladies Aid and Mission Circle. She was a longtime member of the Spring Valley Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary and was a Fillmore County home health aide for a number of years. Survivors include three daughters, Joanne Bock and Karen (Phil) Jones, both of Chouteau, Okla., and Gayle (Al) Kaufman of Point Richmond, Calif.; a son, Allen (Lori) of Cumberland, Wis.; and two grandchildren. A sister and two stepsisters preceded her in death. The funeral for Marie Louisa Ahlers Bock was December 19, 2003 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ostrander, with the Rev. Nancy Solomonson officiating. Burial was in Bloomfield Cemetery in rural Ostrander. Thauwald Funeral Home in Spring Valley was in charge of arrangements.