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Obituaries from February 2002

David Bruscher (02/28/02)
Burial was in Galva Cemetery, Galva. Farber and Otteman Funeral Homes in Sac City, were in charge of arrangements. David passed away on Saturday, February 23, at Loring Hospital in Sac City. David R. was born January 6, 1939 in LeMars, the son of Emil A. and Gladys (Hodge) Druscher. He attended school in Sioux City...
Steve Buchholz (02/20/02)
Sliefert Redig Funeral Home, Albert City, was in charge of arrangements. A memorial fund has been established. Steven Charles "Buck" Buchholz was born May 21, 1948, the son of Walter and Leone (Gaes) Buchholz in Storm Lake. He attended and completed the eighth grade at Zion Lutheran Parochial School, and then went on to attend Albert City-Truesdale High School, graduating in 1966. ...
Roy Berg (02/20/02)
Interment was in the Fairfield Cemetery, Albert City. Mahaney Funeral Home, Fonda, was in charge of arrangements. Roy Floyd Berg, son of August and Hilda (Anderson) Berg was born January 20, 1906, at Albert City. He departed this life Thursday, February 14, at the Fonda Nursing and Rehab Center, at the age of 96 years and 25 days...
Kenneth Hartman (02/25/02)
Funeral mass will be Saturday, February 23rd at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake with the Reverend Douglas Klein officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established. Kenneth John Hartman was born July 5, 1934 in Rodman, Iowa, the son of Jacob and Gertrude (Kenne) Hartman. He graduated from Rodman High School and then attended Estherville Junior College and Mankato Business School...
Berniece Crawford (02/25/02)
Berniece died in her Merced, California home January 28, 2002. Berniece was born in Alta, February 24, 1910, to the late Hans and Emma Hansen. She attended Alta High School where she graduated in 1927. Then after attending Buena Vista College, she began teaching school in Curlew, Iowa and later in Plouer and Sioux Rapids, Iowa...
Marilyn Brueggert (02/27/02)
A memorial service was held Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Alta with Rev. Lilette Johnston officiating. Her ashes will be interred at Buena Vista Memorial Cemetery in Storm Lake. Her Baton Rouge congregation, the Lutheran Church of Our Saviour, 3555 Jones Creek Road, will conduct a memorial service for her today, Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m., with the Rev. Stephen A. Springer officiating...
Joyce Perrin (02/27/02)
Services were yesterday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. Rev. Armand Bertrand and Rev. Richard Ries officiated. Burial was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cherokee. A visitation, service and rosary were held at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee...
Bernadine Gaston (02/28/02)
Funeral services for her were held yesterday at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Jack Weida officiating. A visitation was held at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia. A memorial fund has been established. Bernadine M. Nelson was born on Nov. ...
Dorothy Powell (02/28/02)
An open house memorial was held yesterday at her home in Billings, Mont. Instead of flowers, memorials may be made to The Heifer Project, First Presbyterian Church, 2420 13th St., West Billings, Mont., 59102. Dahl Funeral and Cremation Service is handling arrangements...
Edward Torkelson (02/28/02)
Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. The Sliefert Redig Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids is in charge of arrangements. Edward Raymond (Eddie) Torkelson was born November 4, 1912, the son of Benjamin Julius and Martha Inger (Sigurdson) Torkelson on the family farm two miles east of Sioux Rapids. ...
Michael Wolf (02/20/02)
Barker Funeral Home, Alta, was in charge of arrangements. Michael Lawrence Wolf was born on August 27, 1977, in Rapid City, South Dakota. Michael grew up in Newell, South Dakota, where he received his schooling until the tenth grade. In 1995, he moved to Alta, and graduated from Alta Community High School in 1997. He then went on the attend Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon, where he studied Auto Mechanics and graduated in August 1999...
Bessie McKenna (02/18/02)
Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, February 19th at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Storm Lake, with Reverend Douglas Klein officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established for the American Cancer Society...
Walter Linge (02/18/02)
Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery, Storm Lake. Walter John Linge was born May 26, 1912, in Storm Lake, and died February 13, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. His parents were John George Linge and Anna (Harjes) Linge. ...
Jean Christenson (02/18/02)
Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Alta. Barker Funeral Home in Alta, is in charge of arrangements. Jean Ida Christenson was born on July 5, 1926, the oldest daughter of Amandus and Ellen (Holmes) Johnson in Alta. She attended Highview Consolidated School for ten years and then graduated from Alta Community School with the class of 1944. She also attended NBT Business School in Sioux City and was employed as a secretary...
Burton Wetherell (02/05/02)
Funeral services were held Monday, February 4, at the Hope United Methodist Church with Dr. Charles Curl officiating. He was laid to rest in the Riverside Cemetery in Marshalltown. Estel-Perrin-Avey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Burton Arthur Wetherell was born on April 5, 1931 in Storm Lake, the son of Ralph and Ila Wetherell. He was raised by his grandparents Art and Bessie Wetherell. He received his education in the Peterson area...
Mary Jane Cooper (02/05/02)
Memorial services will be held Wednesday, February 6th at 10:00 a.m. at Lakeside Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Duane Queen officiating. Private family burial services will be held at Storm Lake Cemetery prior to the memorial service. Friends may call at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. where the family will be present to greet friends. A memorial fund has been established...
Ernest Carlson (02/07/02)
Burial will be in the North Lawn Memorial Park, Spencer. Warner Funeral Home, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements. Ernest Vernon Carlson, the son of Eric and Esther Carlson, was born October 26, 1924, in Marathon. Ernie was raised in the Marathon area where he attended and graduated from high school...
Elizabeth Dumbaugh (02/07/02)
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 9, at 1 p.m. in the Fireside Room at Lakeside Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Duane Queen officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home of Storm Lake is in charge...
Willis Schwartz (02/07/02)
The body had been cremated and memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 8, at the Schroeder Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall Streets in Boone with Reverend Dr. Ron Franklin officiating. Graveside services and burial will be at 1:30 p.m., on Friday in the Cass Township Cemetery near Webster City...
Evelyn Steward (02/13/02)
Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Services are under the direction of the Sliefert Redig Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Evelyn Dora Marie Miller was born on July 27, 1911, at Alta, the oldest child of August and Neta (Arp) Miller. ...
Marlys Litwiller (02/13/02)
Funeral Services were held February 5, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Manson, with Reverend H.W. Schiller officiating. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery, Manson. Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home, Manson, was in charge of arrangements. Marlys Florence Litwiller was born April 23, 1929, in Lincoln Township, Pocahontas County. ...
Billie Jo Titus (02/05/02)
Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery, Emmetsburg. Martin-Mattice Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Billie Jo Titus was born April 4, 1967, in Emmetsburg, the son of Dennis and Marsha (Hoffmeyer) Titus. He received his education at Emmetsburg Elementary and Jr. High Schools and worked through high school with his dad in construction. He attended Iowa Lakes Community College and graduated in the spring of 1988 with a degree in Auto Mechanics...