"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Friday, July 25th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 3:01:39, Jul 22nd 2014 - Don K. - My medical premium will go up significantly next year under Obama care. Thi ... [Read More]
- 8:44:09, Jul 20th 2014 - @ new resident - Wykoff has a summer softball league for youths ages 5-18 and they ha ... [Read More]
- 11:28:08, Jul 18th 2014 - Go kaase! - Tom I hope you get elected as sheriff! Although you have worked in roche ... [Read More]
- 3:14:00, Jul 18th 2014 - SV citizen - I have concern that there would be a conflict of interest with Kaase bei ... [Read More]
- 1:22:00, Jul 18th 2014 - Bear - Obama care isnt the answer. Sure Mr. Grehl some people in Minnesota have medi ... [Read More]
- 9:13:08, Jul 18th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - what?-even though smoking marijuana is illegal, unless the amount o ... [Read More]
- 6:52:38, Jul 17th 2014 - Kaase for Sheriff - First of all I think that both candidates have great ideas. But i ... [Read More]
- 4:13:24, Jul 16th 2014 - Two dogs - Why would Mr. Kaase want to take a pay cut of $30,000 dollar a year plus t ... [Read More]
- 9:57:55, Jul 16th 2014 - Kaase got my vote👍 - With this interview kaase got my vote! We need change in the ... [Read More]
- 6:54:19, Jul 16th 2014 - what? - The school on 1st ave pushes there snow onto the street. And NO ONE in harmon ... [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.