DOLORES HOLSTE, 90, of Massena (Svcs. 3/13/19)


March 9th, 2019 by Ric Hanson

DOLORES HOLSTE, 90, of Massena, died Friday March 8, 2019, at the Taylor Hospice House in Des Moines. Funeral services for DOLORES HOLSTE will be held 11-a.m. Wednesday, March 13th, at the Massena United Methodist Church. Steen Funeral Home in Massena has the arrangements.

Visitation will be held at the Steen Funeral Home in Massena on Tuesday, March 12th, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m; The family greeting friends at the Massena UMC on Wednesday, one-hour prior to the service (10-a.m. to 11-a.m.); Online condolences may be left to the family at

Burial is in the Victoria Township Cemetery, south of Massena. A luncheon will be held at the Massena UMC following the committal services at the cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Dolores Holste memorial fund to be established by the family at a later date.

DOLORES HOLSTE is survived by:

Her daughter – Patricia (Steve) Bergren-Fischer, of Altoona.

Her sister – Marilyn (Jerry) Cunningham, of Urbandale.

Her brother – Lyle (Marlys) Polson, of Estes Park, CO.

Her step-son: Jeff (Lori) Holste, of Marne; And her step-daughter: Tammy Carpenter of Idaho.

2 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, 3 step-grandchildren; five step-great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.