January 5, 2017


John H. Scharfenkamp, 78, of Lidderdale, surrounded by his family, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at Regency Park Nursing Home in Carroll.

Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Carroll with Father James Tigges and Father Brian Feller concelebrating.  Music for the Mass will be by Kate Cuddy with the St. Lawrence choir and All Strings Attached.  Lector for the Mass will be Brad Steffen.  Mass servers will be Eli Scharfenkamp and Evan Bakke.  Eucharistic ministers will be Shirley Molitor and Lori Lloyd. Gift bearers will be Clare Steffen and Tori Scharfenkamp.  Casket bearers will be John’s grandchildren.  Burial will be at Holy Family Cemetery near Lidderdale.

Friends may call after 3:30 p.m. Monday at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Carroll where there will be a rosary at 4 p.m. and a Christian Wake Service at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will resume at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Lawrence Church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in John’s name and may be left at the church.  

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll, and online condolences may be left for the family at www.dahnandwoodhouse.com.