"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 10:55:36, Apr 3rd 2014 - Attendee - I do think the meeting went well in terms of sharing information. But also ... [Read More]
- 11:56:59, Apr 2nd 2014 - svtaxpayer - Start the meeting with the same old rehash about how great college class ... [Read More]
- 11:30:55, Mar 28th 2014 - RoryKramer - I couldn't have said it any better. My family has shopped at Willie's f ... [Read More]
- 8:44:51, Mar 26th 2014 - Gunnar Berg - Would that be Henrik's lessor known younger brother "Al"? ... [Read More]
- 1:21:46, Mar 23rd 2014 - REDHORSE51 - EXCELLENT COMMENTARY ON BULLYING, HOWEVER THE AUTHOR STILL SUPPORTS THE ... [Read More]
- 6:23:24, Mar 17th 2014 - about time - About time they start giving tickets to people who park where it days no ... [Read More]
- 5:51:04, Mar 17th 2014 - what? - I guess it depends who you are in this town. I called and talked to the city ... [Read More]
- 4:03:17, Mar 14th 2014 - - Looking for his mom and found this. Randy you will be greatly missed. I loved all ... [Read More]
- 10:21:04, Mar 14th 2014 - Doc - So many winners. ... [Read More]
- 8:58:49, Mar 10th 2014 - dan - Great letter Steve! That is attitude we should be taking, alternatives will be ... [Read More]
Fri, May 23rd, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Dena E. Wubbels, 101, of Preston, died May 19, 2003 at Preston Good Samaritan Center, where she had lived since March 1995.
Dena E. Prinsen was born April 6, 1902, in Prairie View, Kan., to Gerrit and Gertrude (Hargers) Prinsen and moved to Fillmore County with her family as a child. She attended Greenleafton area rural schools through the eighth grade and studied at an academy in Pella, Iowa, for a short time. On Dec. 18, 1923, she married Ernest Wubbels in Greenleafton. They farmed in the Greenleafton area for 13 years. Her husband then owned and operated the Sinclair Oil station in Preston for 28 years. He died in February 1970. Mrs. Wubbels was a member of Greenleafton Reformed Church and its women's organizations. She enjoyed playing cards, knitting, crocheting and fishing. Survivors include nieces and nephews. Four brothers and four sisters preceded her in death. The funeral was May 21, 2003 at Greenleafton Reformed Church in rural Preston, with Chaplain Theresa Turnbull officiating. Burial was in Greenleafton Cemetery. Thauwald Funeral Home in Preston was in charge of arrangements.