[Masthead] Fair ~ 29°F  
High: 64°F ~ Low: 53°F
Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Obituaries from February 2010

Imogene M. Nixon Nov. 17, 1924 - Feb. 18, 2010 (02/25/10)
Funeral services for Imogene M. Nixon, 85, were held Monday, Feb. 22, 2010, at the First Baptist Church in Storm Lake with Pastor Tom Hinshaw officiating. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia was in charge of arrangements. Imogene died Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake...
Derrell Lynch June 5, 1944 - Feb. 17, 2010 (02/25/10)
Derrell Lynch, age 65, of Sac City, passed away, Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, with his family at his side. Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Feb. 22, 2010, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sac City, under the direction of the Christensen-Huffman Funeral Homes. The Reverend John J. McGuirk officiated, burial followed in Oakland Cemetery, Sac City. Online condolences may be directed to www.christensenhuffman.com...
Matilda Drey Feb. 22, 1917 - Feb. 17, 2010 (02/22/10)
Matilda Frances Drey, age 92, of Early, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Early. Burial will be at the Sacred Heart Cemetery...
John "Ralph" Flowers Aug. 24, 1956 - Feb. 15, 2010 (02/22/10)
John "Ralph" Flowers, age 53, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 15, 2010 at his home in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. There will be no visitation. Burial will be at a later date in the St. Mary's Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Betty Woodke Feb. 24, 1925 - Feb. 8, 2009 (02/19/10)
Betty Woodke, age 84, of Schaller, died Monday, Feb. 8, 2010 at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, Storm Lake. Memorial service for Betty will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 at the Schaller United Methodist Church. Honorary Bearers will be Scott Woodke, Tom Buck, Mark Murphy, John Woodke, Ryan Sawyer and Jake Sawyer...
Burdette G. Grieme Mar. 12, 1928 - Feb. 14, 2009 (02/19/10)
Burdette G. Grieme, age 81, of Galva, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010 at the Good Samaritan Society of Holstein. A funeral service will be held on Friday, Feb. 19, 2010 at 10:30 A.M. at the St. John's Lutheran Church of Galva with Rev. Paul D. Egger officiating. ...
Helen G. Pape Feb. 27, 1923 - Feb. 13, 2009 (02/19/10)
Helen G. Pape, age 86, of Storm Lake, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2010 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services were Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010 at St. John Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Staples Cemetery in Staples, Minn. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements. Those wishing to send on-line condolences may do so via: www.fratzkejensen.com...
Martha Buckendahl Jan. 25, 1918 - Feb. 7, 2009 (02/19/10)
Martha Buckendahl, age 92, died on Feb. 7 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Funeral services were held on Feb. 12, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Des Moines. Graveside services followed at Zion Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Martha was born on Jan. 25, 1918, to Mary and Rudolph Herzberg in Yorktown. ...
Colleen Vohs Sept. 14, 1929 - Feb. 13, 2010 (02/17/10)
Colleen Vohs, age 80, of Storm Lake, and formerly of Galva, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2010 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Holstein. Burial will be in the Holstein Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements. Those wishing to send on-line condolences may do so via: www.fratzkejensen.com...
Helen G. Pape (02/17/10)
Helen G. Pape, age 86, of Storm Lake, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2010 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. John Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will be Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010 from 4-6 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Gerry Watts (02/15/10)
Gerry Watts, age 77, of Marathon, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010 at the Knapp Medical Center in Hidalgo, Texas. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, at the Smith-Loterbour-Powers Funeral Home in Laurens, with Pastor John Messer officiating. A time of visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 15 at the Smith-Loterbour-Powers Funeral Home in Laurens. For online condolences, please visit www.PowersFH.net...
Violet Seagren Groth July 2, 1924 - Feb. 5, 2010 (02/10/10)
Violet Seagren Groth, age 85, of Newell, passed away on Feb. 5, 2010 at the Newell Good Samaritan Center in Newell. Funeral services were held on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010 at the United Church of Christ in Newell. Burial was in the Elfsborg Lutheran Church Cemetery in rural Pomeroy. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Newell was in charge of the arrangements...
Mavis Peterson (02/10/10)
Mavis Peterson, age 82, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 6, 2010 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010 at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. Arrangements are under the direction of Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake...
Meryl Punke (02/10/10)
Meryl Punke, age 83, of Storm Lake, died on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 at his residence. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010 at the First Baptist Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery with military honors by AMVETS Post 66. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Keith E. Biggins (02/10/10)
Keith E. Biggins, age 64, of rural Storm Lake, died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 at his home. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at the Faith United Assembly of God Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010 from 4-7 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. There will be no burial. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Vern Stokes Jan. 24, 1921-Jan. 29, 2010 (02/04/10)
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Feb.3, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake for Vernon Stokes, who died on Jan. 29, 2010 at the age of 89, at the Sunset Knoll Care and Rehab Center in Aurelia, Iowa, where he had lived for the past 2-1/2 years...
Mary K. Harmdierks May 28, 1932 - Jan. 31, 2010 (02/04/10)
Mary K. Harmdierks, age 77, of Rapid City, S.D., formally of Storm Lake, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2010 at the Golden Living Center, Prairie Hills in Rapid City, S.D. Mary Katherine Harmdierks was born May 28, 1932 in Speedway, Ind. to Otto and Nellie Austermiller...
William Landgraf Aug. 17, 1931 - Jan. 27, 2010 (02/03/10)
William "Bill" Landgraf, age 78, of Storm Lake, died Jan. 27, 2010 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 1, 2010 at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the St. Mary's Cemetery with Military Rites by the AMVETS POST #66. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
William Lewis Mar. 9, 1923 - Jan. 26, 2010 (02/03/10)
William Lewis, age 86, of Storm Lake, died Jan. 26, 2010 at his home in Storm Lake. Funeral services were Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 at the Evangelical Covenant Church in rural Pomeroy. Burial was in the church cemetery with military honors. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Vern Stokes (02/03/10)
Vern Stokes, age 89, of Alta, died Jan. 29, 2010 in Aurelia. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Visitation will be on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 from 3-7 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. A private family burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Darlene Peterson July 10, 1935 - Dec. 21, 2009 (02/01/10)
Darlene Dorothy Phebus, 74, Scottsdale, Ariz., and formerly of Alta, passed away at a Scottsdale Hospital on Dec. 21, 2009. Darlene, daughter of Alfred and Hilda (Libke) Peterson, was born on July 10, 1935 at Alta. She graduated from Alta High School in 1953...