"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Saturday, August 30th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 5:25:09, Aug 27th 2014 - hawkeyejay - Hank, I wouldn't bet your pension or SS check on ACA being cast in stone ... [Read More]
- 5:10:18, Aug 27th 2014 - hawkeyejay - Just like Yvonne to trot out the " Republican War On Women" routine. I g ... [Read More]
- 7:33:35, Aug 27th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - wtf, why did you make that comment on a story regarding high school ... [Read More]
- 11:00:14, Aug 25th 2014 - wtf - Your article on Preston fastpitch wins big. The under 15 age takes 2nd.. There ... [Read More]
- 8:52:32, Aug 25th 2014 - Rae - I wish that you had included Stab from TJ's Liquor in your article. Stab has b ... [Read More]
- 10:32:36, Aug 22nd 2014 - Mad Mike - Doc, how do you get any truth or facts with the current set up that this ... [Read More]
- 9:31:25, Aug 22nd 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - doc, You mentioned that "Republicans want the truth, they just ... [Read More]
- 8:00:02, Aug 19th 2014 - doc - Republicans want the truth, they just don't like facts. ... [Read More]
- 7:58:04, Aug 19th 2014 - doc - Gas prices were $4.25 the last summer that GWB was in office. ... [Read More]
- 4:40:55, Aug 19th 2014 - dave - Gas prices were $1.79 a gallon when GWB left office ... [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.