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Obituaries from November 2000

Evelyn Miller (11/20/00)
Burial will be Storm Lake Cemetery. Fratzke Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Evelyn, the daughter of Harry and Cora (Chase) Renshaw, was born July 30, 1910 in South Dakota. She grew up in Storm Lake and attended school here. On Feb. 21, 1932, she was united in marriage to William Harrison Miller in Storm Lake. She and her husband farmed and later, she managed the Gran Apartments in Storm Lake...
Shirley Mathews (11/20/00)
Casketbearers are Tom Mathews, Gary Mathews, Shane Perez, Fred Perez, Allan Muesburger and George Mathews. Burial will be at Buena Vista Memorial Park in Storm Lake. The Ohde Funeral Home of Manning is in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Mathews passed away Wednesday, Nov. 15 at the Manning Regional Healthcare Center in Manning...
Margery Mason (11/20/00)
A family graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Pallbearers are Mrs. Mason's grandsons: Bryon, Matt and Todd Mason, Matt Peters, Greg Christy and Scott Collignon. Friends may call at the Fratzke Funeral Home in Storm Lake anytime on Monday, and the family will be present from 5 to 7 p.m...
Harriett Kaufman (11/20/00)
She married Elwood (Jack) Kaufman and to this union, two sons were born, Kevin and William. Mrs. Kaufman has made her home in the Tacoma, Wash. area since 1980. She was preceded in death by her mother and father. Mrs. Kaufman is survived by her husband, Jack; two sons: Kevin and William; two sisters: Loretta and her husband Terry Ladd and Roselyn Hadenfeldt, both of Venice, Fla.; and two nieces Diane and Kristine. ...
JoAnn Swanson (11/20/00)
Burial was in Little Sioux Valley Cemetery in rural Rembrandt. Fratzke Funeral Home of Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Swanson passed away Saturday, Nov. 11 at the Redding Medical Center. JoAnn, the daughter of Gerhard Olai and Vira (Spiegelberg) Fosmark, was born Aug. 31, 1937 in Rembrandt. She graduated from Rembrandt High School and attended Iowa State University in Ames, graduating from college in 1959...
Philip Thornton (11/09/00)
Visitation will be today from 4 to 8 p.m. today, with an Eastern Star service at 7 p.m. and a Masonic service at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Pallbearers are Mr. Thornton's grandchildren Michael P. Thornton, Lynne (Thornton) Sasmazer, Philip Charles Thornton, Jeffrey Thornton, Joel Thornton, Jay Thornton, Jennifer Thornton-Kolbe, Patrick A. Turner, Megan (Turner) Ginsberg and Todd T. Turner...
Ferrell Dotson (11/07/00)
Ferrell Quentin, the son of William Downton and Marry Emma Dotson, was born Nov. 12, 1919 in Palestine, W.V. He graduated from high school in West Virginia and attended Lambuth College and received his MBA degree from Northwestern University in Chicago...
George Phipps (11/07/00)
Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home of Cherokee is in charge of the arrangements. George A., the son of Arthur and Flora (Ashenfelter) Phipps, was born July 22, 1927 at the Afton family farm. He attended Afton country school, graduating from Wilson High School in 1945...
Henry Brisbois (11/02/00)
Pallbearers were Terry Lovett, Todd Brisbois, Robert Lovett, Mike Osweiler, Leon Ohrulund and Devin Brisbois. Honorary bearers were Gilbert Geerdes, Don Hoffman, Ken Marquardt and Mike Steckelberg. Burial was at Rose Hill Memorial Garden in Missouri Valley. Hennessey-Aman Funeral Home in Missouri Valley was in charge of the arrangements...
Elva Wiersma (11/02/00)
Pallbearers were John Plaisance, Timothy Ungerman, Thomas Ungerman, Chris Bowers, Patrick Dodson, Conrad Calsbeck and Dennis Wiersma. Honorary pallbearers were Richard Davis, Mark Prevo, Larry Davis, Todd Waterman, Charlie Vail, Brad Calsbeck, Mike Brown, Keith Hall and Christopher Dodson...
Eugene Wood (11/02/00)
Masonic rites will be conducted by members of Jewell Masonic Lodge Number 309 of Storm Lake. Burial, with full military honors by Amvets Post Number 66, will be in Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Wood passed away on Saturday, Oct. 21 in Auburn, following a brief illness...