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Obituaries from April 2010

Aubrey Robilliard Apr. 15, 2010 - Apr. 21, 2010 (04/30/10)
Aubrey Mae Robilliard, infant daughter of Jeff and Samantha Robilliard went to heaven after six days of life Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at the Minneapolis Children's' Hospital, Minneapolis, Minn. Funeral service were held on Monday, April 26, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Rock Valley. Burial at Valley View Cemetery...
Ruth Ann Russell Apr. 29, 1920 - Jan. 3, 2010 (04/30/10)
Ruth Ann Russell, age 89, of Omaha, Neb. and formerly of Early, passed away Jan. 3, 2010 at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, Calif. While vacationing there with her family, she died of chronic lung disease. Ruth Ann, the youngest child of Roy Cleveland and Mabel Evans Cleveland was born on April 29, 1920 in Linn Grove. ...
Shirley Holmstrom Apr. 16, 1936 - Apr. 24, 2010 (04/30/10)
Shirley Holmstrom, age 74, of Storm Lake, died April 24, 2010 at her home in Storm Lake. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at the Hope Evangelical Free Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Storm Lake Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Kenneth J. Johnson Dec. 3, 1942 - Apr. 23, 2010 (04/30/10)
Kenneth J. "Kenny" Johnson, age 67, of Storm Lake, died Friday, April 23, 2010 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial services were held Monday, April 26, 2010 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home of Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Norman Piercy July 22, 1920 - Apr. 28, 2010 (04/30/10)
Norman Wilbur Piercy was born on July 5, 1922, to Edgar Wilbur Piercy and Catherine Wilhelmina (Homann) Piercy in Newell. He attended school in Newell, graduating from high school in 1939. He then bought and operated a produce/hatchery business there...
Harold W. Anderson July 22, 1920 - Apr. 28, 2010 (04/30/10)
Funeral services for Harold W. "Yubby" Anderson, 89, of Aurelia, will be Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at 11:00 a.m., at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Missy Brown officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Aurelia. Visitation will be Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., with the family being present, at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established...
Roberto Frias (04/30/10)
Roberto Frias, age 26, of Storm Lake, died April 24, 2010 as the result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 2 p.m. at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place two hours prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at a later date. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Shirley Holmstrom (04/30/10)
Shirley Holmstrom, age 74, of Storm Lake, died April 24, 2010 at her home in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the Hope Evangelical Free Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, April 27, 2010 from 5-8 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Orpha Binder Nov. 29, 1920 - Apr. 21, 2010 (04/26/10)
Orpha Binder, age 89, of Spencer, died on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at St. Luke Lutheran Home of Spencer. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 26, 2010, at 10:30 a.m. at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer with Rev. Paul Hansen officiating. ...
Marcella Ehlers May 1, 1938 - Apr. 20, 2010 (04/26/10)
Marcella Ehlers, 71, of Storm Lake was called to her Heavenly home on April 20, 2010 after a brief but courageous battle with lung cancer. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 24, 2010 at the Zion Lutheran Church in rural Storm Lake. Burial will be in the church 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...
Mildred F. Welch Aug. 21, 1908 - Apr. 18, 2010 (04/26/10)
Mildred F. Welch, age 101, formerly of Storm Lake, died Sunday, April 18, 2010 at Southridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Marshalltown, while in their care, that of Iowa River Hospice, and her loving family. Funeral services were Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. ...
Norman Wilbur Piercy (04/26/10)
Norman Wilbur Piercy, age 87, of Elk Horn, formerly of Newell, died on Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at the Myrtue Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 26, 2010 at the First United Methodist Church in Harlan. Burial will be in the Harlan Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2010 and from 12 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, April 25, 2010...
Marcella Ehlers (04/26/10)
Marcella Ehlers, age 71, of Storm Lake, died Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., April 24, 2010 at Zion Lutheran Church in rural Storm Lake. Burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m., Friday, April 23, 2010 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, with the family present from 6-8 p.m. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Alice Libke Sept. 12, 1921 - Jan. 9, 2010 (04/26/10)
Memorial services will be held for Alice Libke, age 88, of Aurelia, on Saturday, April 24, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Alta with Pastor Duane Olson officiating. Inurnment will be in the Scandinavian Cemetery, Alta. The Redig Funeral Home of Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Marianna Meier Oct. 5, 1920 - Apr. 12, 2010 (04/21/10)
Marianna Meier, 89, of Waterloo, died Monday, April 12, 2010, at the Pavilion at Friendship Village. Marianna was born Oct. 5, 1920, in Galva, the daughter of Clarence and Mildred Whealen Elk. She graduated from Storm Lake High School in 1938 and Iowa State University in 1942 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Food and Nutrition. Marianna joined the Army Medical Corps in 1944 and served two years as a First Lieutenant including a year in Blandford, England...
Darwin "Dar" Paul Johnson July 27, 1954 - Apr. 16, 2010 (04/21/10)
Funeral services will be held for Mr. Darwin "Dar" Paul Johnson, age 55, of Cedar Creek, Mo. at the Forsyth Whelchel Funeral Chapel on Wed. April 21 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be announced. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home...
Mildred Welch (04/21/10)
Mildred Welch, age 101, of Marshalltown, and formerly of Storm Lake, died April 18, 2010 at Southridge Nursing and Rehab Center in Marshalltown. Funeral service will be Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee, Iowa. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Maxine Grau Aug. 14, 1917 - Apr. 14, 2010 (04/19/10)
Maxine Grau, age 92, of Newell, died April 14, 2010 at the Loring Hospital in Sac City. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the Nain Lutheran Church in Newell. Burial will be in the Newell Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Newell is in charge of the arrangements...
Ronald E. Gustafson Apr. 16, 1940 - Apr. 13, 2010 (04/19/10)
Ronald E. Gustafson, age 69, of Sac City, formerly of Alta, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 17 at 1:30 p.m., at the Farber & Otteman Funeral Home in Sac City...
Grace Mary Coombs Dec. 24, 1928 - Apr. 11, 2010 (04/19/10)
Grace Mary Coombs, 81, was granted her angel wings on April 11, 2010. She spent her final days surrounded by her loving family. Grace was born Dec. 24, 1928, in Storm Lake, to Harold and Mary Peck. She graduated from St. Mary's High School in Storm Lake, and later married Robert Zoma Coombs at St. Mary's Parish on May 21, 1949. She lived in California and Iowa before retiring to Arizona...
Don Sullivan Aug. 3, 1925 - Apr. 14, 2010 (04/19/10)
Don Sullivan, 84, of Charles City, died Wednesday, April 14, 2010, at his home. A funeral Mass for Don Sullivan will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Monsignor Stanley Hayek will celebrate the Mass. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Calvary Cemetery at Cresco. There will be a flag presentation by the Charles City Ceremonial Unit...
William "Bill" Archer Feb. 5, 1936 - Apr. 14, 2010 (04/19/10)
William "Bill" Archer Jr., age 74, of Schaller, died April 14, 2010 at his home in Schaller. A visitation will take place on Saturday, April 17, 2010 from 2-7 p.m. with the family present from 4-7 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller is in charge of the arrangements...
Kermit Hansen Aug. 23, 1917 - Apr. 12, 2010 (04/19/10)
Kermit Edwin Hansen, age 82, of Schaller, Iowa passed away on April 12, 2010. Funeral services were held on Friday, April 16, 2010 at the Schaller Methodist Church in Schaller. Burial was in the Schaller Cemetery with Military Rites by the Schaller VFW. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller was in charge of the arrangements...
Donald Zimmerman Apr. 14, 1921 - Apr. 9, 2010 (04/13/10)
Donald Zimmerman, age 88, of Sac City, died Friday, April 9, 2010, at Loring Hospital in Sac City. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First Christian Church in Sac City, under the direction of Christensen-Huffman Funeral Homes. The Reverend Vicki Fisher will officiate, with burial to follow in Oakland Cemetery, Sac City. ...
Manuel Tapia Godino Jan. 10, 1951 - Apr. 6, 2010 (04/13/10)
Manuel Tapia Godino, age 59, of Storm Lake, died April 6, 2010 at St. Luke's Hospital in Sioux City. Funeral Mass was held on Friday, April 9, 2010 at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Municipal Cemetery in San Martin, Michoacon, Mexico. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Helen D. Baugher Oct. 22, 1909 - Apr. 7, 2010 (04/13/10)
Helen D. Baugher, age 100, of Sioux Rapids, died on Wednesday, April 7, 2010, at the Sioux Care Center in Sioux Rapids. Helen DuAyne Baker, the daughter of Frank and Sarah (Jones) Baker, was born in Marissa, Ill., on Oct. 22, 1909. She lived her youth and received her education in Marissa, graduating from the Marissa High School...
Marvin Radke Jan. 9, 1926 - Apr. 8, 2010 (04/13/10)
Marvin Arlin Fred Radke, age 84, of Alta, passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2010 at the St. Luke's Regional Medical Center of Sioux City from a choking incident that was a complication of Alzheimer's. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 10:30 A.M. ...
Elsie M. Arndt Aug. 19, 1926 - Apr. 3, 2010 (04/09/10)

Elsie M. Arndt, age 83, of Storm Lake, died Saturday, April 3, 2010 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, April 8, 2010 at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Ingemann Danish Lutheran Cemetery in Moorehead. 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...
Leon David Honeck Dec. 21, 1926 - Mar. 31, 2010 (04/06/10)
Leon David Honeck, age 83, of Storm Lake, and formerly of Early, died March 31, 2010 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at the Faith Lutheran Church in Early. Burial was in the Early Union Cemetery in Early, with Military Rites by the Early American Legion. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Arlene L. Jensen Nov. 29, 1928 - Mar. 29, 2010 (04/06/10)
Arlene L. Jensen, age 81, of Humboldt, passed away on March 29, 2010 at her home. Funeral services were held on Friday, April 2, 2010 in the chapel of the Mason-Lindhard Funeral Home in Humboldt. Mrs. Jensen is survived by her children, Peggy (Russ) Mullen of Charles City; Connie (Brad) Eller of West Des Moines; Kathy (Kevin) Brownfield of Ames; Richard (Debbie) Jesen of Double Oak, Tex.; Paul (Donna) Jensen of Winston Salem, N.C.; and John (Gena) Jesen of Farmersville, Tex.; 16 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Ron (MaryJane) Jensen, Joan Jensen, Bob (Adonna) Jensen, Doris Wolcott, Lelia Grohe, and Robert Hudson. ...
Herbert F. Hammer Oct. 28, 1906 - Mar. 26, 2010 (04/06/10)
Herbert F. Hammer, age 103, of Pocahontas, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2010 at the Pomeroy Care Center. Funeral services were held on Monday, March 29, 2010 at Hope United Methodist Church in Pocahontas, with Pastor Chad Lierman officiating. Burial was in Summit HIll Cemetery in Pocahontas...
Donald W. Anderson June 29, 1918 - Mar. 30, 2010 (04/06/10)
Donald W. Anderson, age 91, of Sioux Rapids, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at the Spencer Municipal Hospital in Spencer. A Memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the First United Church in Sioux Rapids. Burial will be at a later date in the Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids is in charge of the arrangements...
Mace Hershberger Mar. 24, 1962 - Mar. 31, 2010 (04/06/10)
Mace Allen Hershberger passed away at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn. on Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at the age of 48. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the Warner Chapel in Spencer with Pastor John Hershberger officiating. A private burial will be held at a later date. The Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of the arrangements...
Ruth Hesse Feb. 26, 1939 - Mar. 29, 2010 (04/06/10)
Ruth Marie (Heldt) Hesse, age 71, of Alta (formally of Battle Creek) passed away Monday, March 29, 2010 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service was held Thursday, April 1, 2010 at the First Presbyterian Church of Alta. Burial was at Mount Hope Cemetery of Battle Creek. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta was in charge of arrangements...
Maxine Wicker March 15, 1927 - March 29, 2010 (04/06/10)
Maxine Wicker, age 83, of Mason City, died March 29, 2010 at Heritage Care Center in Mason City. A graveside service was held at the Storm Lake Cemetery on March 31, 2010. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Leon David Honeck (04/06/10)
Leon David Honeck, age 83, of Storm Lake, and formerly of Early, died March 31, 2010 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the Faith Lutheran Church in Early. Burial will be in the Early Union Cemetery in Early, with Military Rites by the Early American Legion. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...