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Obituaries from December 2001

Alice Williams (12/31/01)
Funeral services will be Monday at the United Methodist Church, Rockwell City, with Reverend Douglas Harding officiating. Burial will be at Rosehill Cemetery, Rockwell City. A visitation will be from 4-8 p.m., Sunday, with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Palmer-Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City. Memorials may be made to the United Methodist Church, Rockwell City or to the Alzheimer's Association...
Leo Coons (12/31/01)
Burial will be in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Storm Lake with military honors by the Amvets Post 66. Leo died Dec. 27 at Sioux Care Center in Sioux Rapids. Leo Maxwell Coons was born April 8, 1917, the son of A.I. and Ruth (Elliott) Coons in Ireton. ...
Relaine Grotjohn (12/28/01)
Funeral services will be Saturday, December 29 at 10:30 a.m. at Immanuel Reformed United Church of Christ, rural Schaller. Relaine Josephine Rydberg was born April 3, 1923, the oldest of seven children, to Joe and Ethel Rydberg. Relaine grew up on the family farm near Galva. She graduated from Galva High School in 1940. After graduation, she worked for several area families...
Ella Johnson (12/28/01)
Burial will be in the Cherokee Memory Garden Cemetery in Cherokee. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia. Berniece died Friday, December 21, at the Marian Home in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Ella Berniece Becker was born June 16, 1918, the daughter of Francis and Jessie (McQuin) Becker at Aurelia. ...
Wilfred Launderville (12/13/01)
Funeral mass was Wednesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake with the Reverend Robert Schimmer and Reverend Dale Launderville officiating. Burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established. Wilfred was born October 3, 1925 in Vail, the son of Vincent and Marie (Rowan) Launderville. He graduated with the class of 1944 from St. Ann High School in Vail...
Claudia Burger (12/13/01)
Contributions in lieu of flowers were made to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Building Fund or Hospice of Iredell County. Nicholson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Claudia Cline Burger, 74, daughter of Damon Cline and Edith Stewart Cline Hollar, died November 24, 2001 at Iredell Memorial Hospital...
Marian Droll (12/13/01)
Pastor Tom Van Tassell and Pastor Wendy Van Tassell will be officiating. Interment will be in the Riverside Cemetery, Spencer. Arrangements were by Warner Funeral Home, Spencer. Marian Jean Droll, the daughter of Roy and Elsie (Boralius) Noll, was born July 5, 1919, in Spencer. Her childhood years were spent in the Spencer area where she received her education. She attended Iowa Normal School in Cedar Falls...
Arthur Fells (12/13/01)
Funeral services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church with the Reverend James Sanders officiating. Burial will be in the Schaller Cemetery. Arthur R. Fells, Sr. was born June 27, 1912 in Rock Island, Illinois the son of Alonzo and Louise (Hahn) Fells. He attended schools in Peoria, Illinois. He worked as a railroad fireman and a carpenter...
Dustin Wehde (12/18/01)
Dustin was born August 1, 1981 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, Storm Lake. He was baptized at the United Methodist Church, Early. He attended Schaller - Crestland Community School and graduated May 28, 2000. During his high school years he was a student council member and a participant in golf and Civil Air Patrol...
Emogene Mangold (12/18/01)
Emogene died Saturday, December 15, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Emogene was born October 13, 1922, the daughter of William John and Edna (Harris) Wienands, in Sioux City. She attended and graduated from the Wessington High School in Wessington, South Dakota. ...
Olga Burhop (12/18/01)
Funeral services were held on Monday, December 17th at the St. John Lutheran Church, Storm Lake with Pastor Douglas Haynes officiating. Burial was in the Storm Lake Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established. Olga Anna Margaretha Voge was born June 18, 1908 in Cherokee County, the daughter of Henry and Emma (Schroeder) Voge. She was baptized and confirmed in St. Paul Lutheran Church, Holstein and attended country school in Ida County...
E.A. Tillman (12/18/01)
Burial with Complete Military Honors at Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitations will be on Wednesday, December 19, at the Fratzke-Jensen Funeral home with the family from 3 - 5 p.m. and 6:30 - 8 p.m. A memorial fund has been established for the Storm Lake Presbyterian Church...
Maria deJesus Zaragoza (12/11/01)
Funeral services were held Monday, December 10th at 12:30 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home of Storm Lake with Mr. Kent Radford & Mr. Scott Richey of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints officiating. Maria de Jesus Zaragoza was born June 17, 1922 in Guadalajara, Mexico the daughter of Pedro and Maria Zaragoza. Her formal schooling was in Mexico...
Emma Kreft (12/11/01)
There will be no visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of the Sliefert Redig Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Emma died Sunday, December 9, at Methodist Manor in Storm Lake, where she had been a resident since January 30, 1996. Emma was born August 20, 1898, the daughter of Hans O. ...
Metta Laursen (12/11/01)
Metta was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church west of Exira. She attended rural school in Oakfield Township, then took dress making lessons from Mrs. Conrady in Exira. Metta worked as a hired girl for several families. In November of 1919 she attended "Winter School" at Grand View College in Des Moines, until March of 1920. She then was employed by a family in Des Moines for a short time...
Edythe Bruns (12/04/01)
Services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, December 4, at Gay and Ciha Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Jim Davis officiating. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery, Iowa City. Memorials may be made to Hope United Methodist Church or to Iowa City Hospice...
Mary Hansen (12/04/01)
Interment will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery, Storm Lake. Visitation will be Monday from 3 to 7 p.m., with the family being present at the Sliefert Redig Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Mary Neumann was born November 5, 1897, the daughter of Hiram and Elizabeth (Hartman) in Crescent City, Illinois. ...
Robert Flohr (12/06/01)
Funeral services were Tuesday, December 4th at Fratzke and Jensen Funeral Home, Storm Lake, with the Reverend Ken Bell of Storm Lake United Methodist Church officiating. Burial was in the Storm Lake Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established. Robert Flohr was born October 2, 1954 in Lincoln, NE, The son of Ray Flohr Sr. ...
Louis Lill (12/06/01)
Funeral services will be Thursday, December 6th at 1 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home, 300 Cayuga Street, Storm Lake with the Reverend Jack Barber officiating. The body will be cremated following the funeral service with burial of ashes at a later date. A memorial fund has been established...
Elsie Malcom (12/06/01)
Funeral services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of Christ with Reverend Jack Barber officiating. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. Friends may call at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home, Storm Lake, any time after 2 p.m. on Thursday where the family will be present to greet friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Memorial funds have been established for the Church of Christ and the Storm Lake Area Hospice...
Ruth Carlson (12/06/01)
Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Friday at the Fonda Presbyterian Church, Fonda, with Reverend John Kerr and Reverend B.J. Ukena officiating. Burial will be at Cedar Cemetery, Fonda. Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m., Thursday with the family present after 4 p.m., at the Palmer-Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City...
Jay Beekmann (12/11/01)
Memorial services were held Sunday, December 9, 2001 at Lakeside Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Duane Queen officiating. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home of Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements. The Jay R. Beekmann Scholarship Fund has been established at Buena Vista University...
Charlotte Halverson (12/04/01)
Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids. Visitation will be 4 - 8 p.m, Tuesday with the family present from 6 - 8 p.m., at the Sliefert Redig Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids. Charlotte died Sunday, December 2, at her home in Sioux Rapids...
Mark T. Kennedy (12/04/01)
Memorial was Monday, December 3, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake with the Reverend Doug Klein officiating. Burial of his ashes will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to the Saint Mary School Foundation. Mark Thomas Kennedy was born March 16, 1958 in Des Moines, the son of Bernard J. and Marjorie (Hodapp) Kennedy. He attended school in Storm Lake and graduated from Storm Lake St. Mary's High School with the Class of 1976...
Ardith Sheets (12/03/01)
Funeral services will be Monday, December 3rd at 11:30 a.m. at Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home, 300 Cayuga Street. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday where the family will be present to greet friends. A memorial fund has been established for the Storm Lake Area Hospice...
Marie Peterson (12/03/01)
Funeral mass was at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Schaller with the Reverend Patrick O'Kane officiating. Burial was in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Schaller. Marie Elizabeth Peterson was born July 27, 1908 in Yakima, Washington the daughter of James and Clara (Keefe) O'Meara. She was baptized on July 29, 1908 in Yakima. She graduated from the Galva High School in 1926 and attended the State Teachers Extension School in Cherokee. She taught in country schools in Holstein and Galva...
Ordella Thompson (12/03/01)
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 29th at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church with Pastor David Hagen officiating. Burial will be in the Schaller Cemetery in Schaller. Ordella J. Thompson was born October 22, 1909 in Gilbert, Iowa the daughter of Amos and Emma (Larson) Fossel. She graduated from Gilbert High School and from Iowa State Teachers College in Cedar Falls. She taught school in Dinsdale, Iowa...
Elmer Hauck (12/03/01)
Funeral Services were held November 16, at St. John's Lutheran Church, Yankton, with the Reverend David Gunderson officiating. Burial was at the Garden of Memories Cemetery, Yankton. Elmer was born August 30, 1912, at Menno, to Edward and Annette (Herrboldt) Hauck. ...