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Obituaries from April 2002

Glen Sawvell (04/22/02)
Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 20, at Feurstein Funeral Home in LeMars at 2:30 p.m. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, April 23 at 3 p.m. in the Good Hope Cemetery south of Cherokee...
Doris Bredvick (04/16/02)
Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery, Sioux Rapids. Doris died Saturday, April 13, at the Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. Doris Helen Benson was born June 3, 1915, the daughter of Lars and Astrid (Carlson) Benson in Linn Grove. She graduated from the Linn Grove High School in 1932. ...
Ruth Graefenstein (04/16/02)
Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the Sliefert Redig Funeral Home. Ruth died Thursday, April 11, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Ruth H. Zinn was born July 12, 1910, the daughter of Edward and Mathilda (Mauser) Zinn at Storm Lake. ...
Bernice Hamelau (04/16/02)
Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16, at the Union Cemetery, Union, with Reverend Gregg Davison of Trinity Lutheran Evangelical Church, Marshaltown, officiating. Friends may call for visitation from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, at the Biersborn Funeral Home, in Union. Memorials may be directed to the Bernice Hamelau Memorial Fund...
Barbara Schug (04/18/02)
Funeral services will be Thursday, April 18, at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church with the reverend Dr. Ron Rowmmich officiating. Burial will be in the Kearney Cemetery. Memorials are planned to the Steven and Barbara Schug Kearney High School Memorial Scholarship Fund or the First United Methodist Church. Horner-Lieske-Horner Mortuary is in charge of arrangements...
Ada Espe (04/18/02)
Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery in Alta. Ada Neinstedt Espe, daughter of Otto and Abbie (Higgins) Neinstedt, was born on April 20, 1902 in Maple Valley Township. After her mother's death in 1903, she was raised by an aunt, Jane Higgins. Ada remained in the Alta community, away from her father, her brother, and her four sisters, who all went to live in Dubuque. ...
Sadie Urskov (04/18/02)
Burial was in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Galva. Barker Funeral Home in Holstein was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Urskov was born May 18, 1914 in rural Galva, the daughter of William and Adeline (Radke) Arp. She attended Galva Schools and graduated from Galva High completing the 12th grade. ...
Ouy Lovan (04/18/02)
The funeral service was held Tuesday April 16, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake with Reverend Barry Thongvanh officiating. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. Ouy was born December 9, 1943 in Xieng Peuk, SonLa Tai, North Vietnam, the daughter of An Baccam and Nhay Bac Thi. She immigrated to the United States in October of 1980...
Jeanette Schroll (04/18/02)
Interment will be in Lakewood Cemetery in Minneapolis. She died at Methodist Hospital. St. Louis Park, Minnesota on April 15, at 88. Olive Jeanette, the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Herbert Wall (Cora Buckingham) was born July 31, 1913 in Alta. She lived with her parents on a farm south of Alta until the age of 13. ...
Arthur Peterson (04/22/02)
Burial was in Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Barker Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Arthur E. Peterson was born to Elmer A. and Hilda (Johnson) Peterson on December 3, 1916 in Galva. He was baptized on July 8, 1917 and later confirmed into the Lutheran faith...
Carl Backhaus (04/16/02)
Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Aurelia. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 - 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 - 8 p.m., at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia. Carl died Saturday, April 13, at this home in Aurelia. Carl Alfred Backhaus, Jr., was born October 31, 1933, the son of Carl and Clara (Schumann) Backhaus, at Schleswig. ...
Edna Wattier (04/15/02)
The funeral service was held Friday, April 12th at 1:30 p.m. at Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home, 300 Cayuga Street, Storm Lake with Reverend Patrick O'Kane of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Early, officiating. Burial was in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Early...
Gunnar Hanson (04/15/02)
A visitation will be held Saturday, April 13, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris, with private memorial services to be held at a later date. Military rites will be provided by the Morris VFW, AmVets and American Legion. Interment will take place at the Scandia West Cemetery near Cyrus. Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris is in charge of arrangements...
Robert Laird (04/08/02)
A funeral service will be today, Saturday, April 6, at 1 p.m. at Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Storm Lake with the Reverend Duane Queen officiating. Burial with full military honors by AMVETS Post #66 will be in Storm Lake Cemetery. A visitation was held yesterday at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home. A memorial fund has been established for the Storm Lake Area Hospice...
Willard Olson (04/09/02)
The funeral service was held Monday, April 8th at 1:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Galva with the Reverend Roger Maize officiating. Burial with full military honors by the Galva American Legion was in Galva Township East Cemetery. Willard F. Olson was born October 8, 1919, in Cushing, Iowa, the son of William and Viola (Hollander) Olson. He attended school in Holstein and graduated from the Holstein High School in 1938...
Vivian Spurbeck (04/09/02)
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 9, at 10:30 a.m., at Fratzke and Jensen Funeral Home, in Storm Lake, with Pastor James Bartsch of Bethel Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Newell Cemetery. Vivian Ione Chapman was born November 10, 1933 at home near Aredale, the daughter of Oscar and Thelma (Bobst) Chapman. She graduated from Greene High School...
Francis Parris (04/11/02)
Burial will be in the Buena Vista memorial Park Cemetery, Storm Lake. Visitation will be Friday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the family being present from 5 to 8 p.m, at the Sliefert Redig Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Francis died Monday, April 8, 2002, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center...
Ida Zemke (04/11/02)
Burial was in the Storm Lake Cemetery. Ida Esther Zemke was born on January 20, 1908 at Dubuque, the daughter of Pastor John and Elizabeth (Lutz) Zemke. Ida graduated from high school and then attended Business College in Des Moines. She returned to Storm Lake and worked for the Water Department and later for Iowa Public Service Company until she moved to Denver in 1946, where she was employed at Mid West Steel until she retired in 1974. ...
Karlie Wiese (04/11/02)
Family graveside services will be held Friday, April 12 at Zion Lutheran Church for Karlie Michelle Wiese, daughter of Shawn Michael and Jesse Blu (Jeckell) Wiese, Sioux City and formerly of Storm Lake. Karlie was stillborn on March 21 at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City...
Edwin Johnson (04/04/02)
Visitation for Edwin M. Johnson, 82, of Aurelia, was Wednesday, April 3, at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia, services and burial was private. Edwin died Monday, April 1, at the Sioux Valley Memorial Hospital in Cherokee. Edwin Marshal Johnson was born September 13, 1919, the son of Charles and Rosalia (Larsen) Johnson at Aurelia. ...
Christopher Culp (04/04/02)
Funeral Services for Christopher Lee Culp, 32, formerly of Storm Lake, were held Wednesday, April 3, at Price Funeral Home Chapel, Hebron, NE., with Reverend Father Paul Sheehy. Burial was with Lincoln Cremation Service, Lincoln, NE. Chris passed away March 30, at Hebron, NE...
Albert Roeder (04/04/02)
Albert Joseph Roeder, age 104, of Hartley, formerly of Schaller, died on March 31, 2002 at the Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley. The funeral mass was on April 3rd at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Schaller. Reverend Tim Johnson, St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Sanborn officiated. Burial was in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Schaller...
Donald Brown (04/01/02)
The funeral service will be Saturday, March 30, at 10:30 a.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home with the Reverend Todd Schlitter from the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake officiating. Burial will be in Odebolt Cemetery in Odebolt. A memorial fund has been established...