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Obituaries from January 2001

Janice Rowe (01/30/01)
Janice K., the daughter of Clyde and Helen (Kern) Coppock, was born Nov. 17, 1945, in LeMars. She graduated from LeMars High School in 1964 and Stephens College in Columbia, Mo. On Dec. 18, 1993, she married Stanley Rowe. She is survived by one son Bill Bates of Schaller; two daughters: Kim Scott of Dubuque and Suzanne Jackson of Kansas City, Mo; her mother and step-father Helen and Adrian Kale of Puntagorda, Fla.; one step-daughter Alexis Rowe of Topeka, Kan.; one brother Darrell Coppock and three grandchildren.. ...
Svend Poulsen (01/30/01)
Visitation will be held after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Farber and Otteman Funeral Home in Newell. Mr. Poulsen passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2001, at the Newell Good Samaritan Center. Svend Aage, the son of Martin and Margarete (Madsen) Poulsen, was born Aug. 23, 1910, in Ribe, Denmark...
Curtis Haroldson (01/30/01)
Pallbearers were Steven Jessen, Joshua Jessen, Richard Nelson, John Nelson, Lance Raglan and Burdette Burrell. Honorary bearers were Dr. Quenten Sundberg, Bob Brostad, Carol Fries, Leonard Anderson, Floyd Mangold, Wayne Rogne, Lee Helle, Marvin Anderson and Wes Huffman...
Vera Andersen (01/30/01)
Mrs. Andersen passed away Friday, Jan. 26, 2001, at Cherokee Villa Retirement Home in Cherokee, where she had been a resident since Sept. 14, 2000. The Wharton-Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of the arrangements. Vera Caroline, the daughter of Theodore and Edna (Ohlson) Nordstrom, Sr., was born May 8, 1911, in Diamond Township, south of Aurelia...
R. Marie Wetzel (01/25/01)
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. today at the Murray Cemetery in Murray. Rev. John Tunnicliff of the Murray United Methodist Church will officiate the graveside services. Mrs. Wetzel passed away Friday, Jan. 19, 2001, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City...
Violet Peterson (01/25/01)
Pastor Jim Hofman officiated the 10:30 a.m. service. Burial was in Storm Lake Cemetery. Barker Funeral Home of Alta was in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Peterson died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2001, at Sunset Knoll Retirement Home in Aurelia. Violet, the daughter of Gustaf and Anna (Larson) Johanson, was born Aug. 18, 1916, in Unityville, S.D. She attended a one room school through eighth grade and finished her high school education at Salem High School in Salem, S.D...
Gerald Smith (01/25/01)
The body was donated to science and inurnment will take place at a later date. There will be no visitation. The Christensen-Ciha Funeral Home in Odebolt is in charge of professional arrangements. Mr. Smith passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2001, at Loring Hospital in Sac City...
Monte Gross (01/22/01)
Mr. Gross died Jan. 7 in Sharpsburg. The Carl J. Mowell and Son Funeral Home of Peach Tree City, Ga. was in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Gross was born Aug. 22, 1954 in Storm Lake. He was a graduate of Sioux Rapids High School. He is survived by his wife Kathleen L. ...
Arthur Buchholz (01/22/01)
Casketbearers were Curtis Endreson, David Endreson, Michael Endreson, Tracy Endreson, Jeremy Hill and Mark Kuball. Honorary casketbearers were Tara Girard, Aneko Kuball and Jana Endreson. Burial was in Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Storm Lake. Mr. Buchholz passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, at his home in Storm Lake...
Russell Roberts (01/22/01)
Pallbearers were members of the Sioux Rapids Volunteer Fire Department. Honorary pallbearers were Wes Bernard, Marc Bertness, Larry Mills, Don Yungbluth, Rob Henderson, Dave Huntley, Gary Edwardson, John Thompson, Bob Reno, Dick Vail, Troy Clapp, Darrell Brugman and Carl Miller...
Kermit Buntrock (01/22/01)
Visitation will be held after 2 p.m. today with the family present from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Burial will be at Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Fratzke Funeral Home of Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Buntrock passed away Wednesday, Jan. 10, at a retirement home in New Bern, N.C., where he had made his home since last July...
Arthur Ellwanger (01/22/01)
Pallbearers are Dennis Ellwanger, Terry O'Rourke, Dwight Ellwanger, Melvin A. Faber, Alan Ellwanger and Donald Schuler. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Sac City. Farber and Otteman Funeral Home of Newell is in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Ellwanger died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2001, at the Buena Vista County Hospital in Storm Lake...
Helen Lyman (01/16/01)
Pallbearers are Mitch Lyman, Mark Lyman, Mike Lyman, Bernie Gutz, Merle Lyman and Kerry Herzog. Burial will be at Newell Cemetery. Farber and Otteman Funeral Home of Newell is in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Lyman passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Buena Vista County Hospital in Storm Lake...
Jody Kay Clark (01/16/01)
She accepted Christ as a teenager and was confirmed May 4, 1980, at Varina United Methodist Church. Mrs. Clark attended high school in Fonda, graduating in 1985. Following graduation, she went to Ft. Worth, Texas. She lived and worked at a florist's shop for four years...
Marjorie Buse (01/10/01)
Burial was at Laurens Cemetery. Smith-Loterbour-Powers Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Buse passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, at the Buena Vista County Hospital in Storm Lake. Marjorie I., the daughter of Carl and Luella (Weise) Thygersen, was born March 6, 1919, in Havelock. She was educated in the Havelock and Gilmore City schools, graduating in 1936 from Gilmore City High School. She also had one year of business education...
Benjamin Donath (01/10/01)
Benjamin Carl, the son of Benjamin Franklin and Cletha (Seitz) Donath, was born June 19, 1921, in Lincoln, Ill. He graduated from Lincoln High School in 1939. On July 6, 1942, he married Ruth Jones. To this union, three children were born: Michael Stephen, Karen Sue and Benjamin Boyd...
Lillian Otto (01/10/01)
Pallbearers were Larry Otto, Marlin Freidrich, Darrell Hinkeldey, Frank Klahs, Mike Gessner and Ron Bue. Burial was in Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Sliefert Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Otto passed away Tuesday, Jan. 2 at the Buena Vista County Hospital...
Genevieve Rauch (01/10/01)
Casketbearers were Brent Rauch, Michael Wietecha, David Wietecha, Michael Brumgardt, James Cooney and Kelly Kleinsasser. Burial services were held at St. Mary's Cemetery in Auburn. Farmer and Otteman Funeral Home of Lake View was in charge of the arrangements...
Ernestine Luft (01/08/01)
Casketbearers were Linda Baumeier, Barb Dahm, Vicky Lashier, Jenny Price, Doug Blass, Milt Ringgenberg, Beth Fossey and Ed Lashier. Burial was in Early Union Cemetery. Farber and Otteman Funeral Home of Sac City was in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Luft passed away Monday, Jan. 1, at the Loring Hospital in Sac City...
Edwin Harris (01/08/01)
Pallbearers were Steve Breazeale, Jeff Davis, Shawn Breazeale, Tony Davis, Shane Breazeale and Robbie Davis. Burial was at Newell Cemetery. Farber and Otteman Funeral Home of Newell was in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Harris passed away Wednesday, Dec. 20, at Buena Vista County Hospital in Storm Lake...