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Obituaries from March 2011

Margaret M. Erickson (03/30/11)
June 3, 1920 - Mar. 22, 2011
Fern M. Schaefer (03/30/11)
July 29, 1920 - Mar. 24, 2011
Wendell Kragel (03/30/11)
Wendell Kragel, age 77, of Newell, died March 25, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 3 p.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Newell. Visitation will take place Friday, April 1, from 6-8:p.m. at the Fratzke and Jensen Funeral Home in Newell. Burial will be in the Newell Cemetery in Newell. The Fratzke and Jensen Funeral Home in Newell is in charge of the arrangements...
Mary V. Erickson (03/30/11)
Mary V. Erickson, age 87, of Storm Lake, died Saturday, March 26, 2011 at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the funeral mass at the church. ...
Rechol N. Rambang (03/30/11)
Rechol N. Rambang, age 41, of Storm Lake, died Friday, March 25, 2011. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place from 5-7 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Helen Van Veldhuizen (03/30/11)
Helen Van Veldhuizen, age 84, of Storm Lake, died Saturday, March 26, 2011 in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place Tuesday, March 29, 2011 from 5-8 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Richard "Sleepy" Tolan (03/28/11)
Mar. 20, 1948 - Mar. 18, 2011
Lorraine Helen Bauer (03/28/11)
May 2, 1934 - Mar. 21, 2011
Fern Schaefer (03/28/11)
Fern Schaefer, age 90, of Storm Lake, died Thursday, March 24, 2011 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, March 28, 2011 at the United Methodist Church in Schaller. Burial will be in the Immanuel Reformed United Church of Christ Cemetery in rural Schaller. ...
Richard "Sleepy" Tolan (03/25/11)
Richard "Sleepy" Tolan, age 62, of Fonda, died Friday, March 18, 2011 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Memorial service will be Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Fonda.Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service at the church. The Mahaney Funeral Home in Fonda is in charge of the arrangements...
Margaret M. Erickson (03/25/11)
Margaret M. Erickson, age 90, of Laurens, died March 22, 2011 at her home in Laurens. Memorial services will be held Friday, March 25, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Marathon. Visitation will take place Thursday, March 24, 2011 from 5-8 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City. Burial will be in the Poland Township Cemetery in Marathon. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City is in charge of the arrangements...
Lorraine Helen Bauer (03/25/11)
Lorraine Helen Bauer, age 76, of Storm Lake, died March 21, 2011 at the Good Samaritan Home in Newell. A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 26, 2011 from 2-4 p.m. at the McCord Manor in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Martha Van Donselaar (03/24/11)
Martha Lenore Van Donselaar, 98, passed away peacefully at Wesley Acres, in Des Moines, on March 10, 2011. An only child, "Marty," was born in Dedham, to Dave and Emma Thomas. She grew up on the family farm and graduated from Iowa State University in 1934. Marty met her husband, Walter Van Donselaar, in Fonda, where she was teaching Home Economics. They were married in 1943 and Marty retired from teaching to raise her family...
John David Stark (03/21/11)
May 6, 1919 - Mar. 17, 2011
LaVonne J. Anderson (03/21/11)
LaVonne J. Anderson, age 81, of Storm Lake, died March 16, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 21, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place on Sunday, March 20, 2011 from 5-7 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Elk Township Cemetery in rural Alta. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Frances Taphorn (03/18/11)
Frances L. Taphorn, age 74, of Alta, and formerly of Ida Grove, died March 13, 2011 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 18, at 1 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place Thursday March 17, from 3-8 p.m. ...
Emil Pechous (03/18/11)
Sept. 4, 1913 - Mar. 12, 2011
Idris Burow (03/17/11)
Jan. 2, 1927 - Mar. 10, 2011
Janice Mary Pausa (03/17/11)
Dec. 1933 - Feb. 28, 2011
Larry McCullough (03/17/11)
June 29, 1948 - Mar. 9, 2011
Frances Taphorn (03/17/11)
Frances Taphorn, age 74, of Alta, died March 13, 2011 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 18, 2011 at 1 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place Thursday, March 17, 2011 from 3-8 p.m. ...
Frances A. Olney (03/17/11)
May 27, 1934 - Mar. 9, 2011
Lyle A. Peterson (03/17/11)
Lyle A. Peterson, age 72, passed away Thursday, March 10, 2011 at the Sycamore Hospital. Lyle was born and raised in Pocahontas County, to the late Gladwin and Thelma Peterson. Lyle was a veteran of the United States Air Force; he retired after 30 years of service from NCR. ...
Esther M. Linge (03/14/11)
Apr. 11, 1918 - Mar. 5, 2011
Maria M. Pencook (03/14/11)
Aug. 2, 1982 - Mar. 7, 2011
Idris Burow (03/14/11)
Idris Burow, age 84, of Albert City, died March 10, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will take place Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical Free Church in Albert City. Visitation will take place Monday, March 14, 2011 from 5:30-7 p.m. ...
Larry McCullough (03/14/11)
Larry McCullough, age 62, of Storm Lake, died March 9, 2011 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Frances A. Olney (03/14/11)
Frances A. Olney, age 76, of Marathon, died Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at the Spencer Municipal Hospital at Spencer. Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 14, 2011, at 10 a.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City. Interment will be in the Poland Township Cemetery at Marathon. ...
Laurena McDonald (03/11/11)
Mar. 7, 1920 - Mar. 5, 2011
Lois Isabelle Waltz (03/11/11)
Apr. 19, 1925 - Mar. 6, 2011
Maria Pencook (03/11/11)
Maria Pencook, age 28, of Albert City, died March 7, 2011 in rural Holstein. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 11, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Albert City. Visitation will take place Thursday, March 10, 2011 from 5-7 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City. Burial will be in the Fairfield Township Cemetery in Albert City. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City is in charge of the arrangements...
Constance Jean Sorbe (03/11/11)
Constance Jean Sorbe, 60, died of natural causes at her home in Des Moines on Feb. 28, 2011. Cremation has taken place and her remains will be placed next to her beloved parents at the Storm Lake Cemetery at a later date. Connie was raised on the family farm near Albert City and spent most of her adult life in Des Moines. ...
Marvin C. Kolpin (03/09/11)
Apr. 11, 1922 - Feb. 28, 2011
June Thieman (03/09/11)
June 9, 1920 - Feb. 26, 2011
Marv Leseth (03/09/11)
Dec. 31, 1927 - Feb. 27, 2011
Leona Telfer (03/09/11)
June 14, 1924 - Mar. 3, 2011
Edwin Wawers (03/09/11)
Jan. 3, 1918 - Mar. 2, 2011
Adeline Green (03/09/11)
Dec. 6, 1911 - Mar. 4, 2011
Dorothy Redenbaugh (03/09/11)
Dec. 18, 1907 - Mar. 4, 2011
Anton Nelson (03/09/11)
Anton Nelson, age 91, of Alta, died Sunday, March 6, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Nain Lutheran Church in Newell. Visitation will take place Tuesday, March 8, 2011 from 4-8 p.m. with family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Newell Cemetery in Newell. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Lois Biggins (03/04/11)
Dec. 11, 1926 - Feb. 25, 2011
Russell "Blaine" Click (03/04/11)
Oct. 15, 1923 - Feb. 25, 2011
Duane O. Anderson (03/04/11)
Dec. 25, 1921 - Feb. 28, 2011
Marvin Kolpin (03/04/11)
Marvin Kolpin, age 88, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 28, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be 4 p.m., Thursday, March 3, 2011 at the All Saints Episcopal Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be at a later date in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. There will be no visitation. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Lee Launderville (03/04/11)
May 2, 1927 - Feb. 24, 2011
Maurice Ringgenberg (03/04/11)
Aug. 4, 1927 - Feb. 24, 2011
Robert "Bob" Foster (03/04/11)
Oct. 12, 1926 - Jan. 25, 2011
June Thieman (03/04/11)
June Thieman, age 90, of Albert City, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011 at the Pleasant View Nursing Home in Albert City. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 7, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church in rural Albert City. Visitation will take place on Sunday, March 6, 2011 from 5-7 p.m. ...
Marvin Leseth (03/04/11)
Marvin Leseth, age 83, of Omaha, Neb. and formerly of Schaller, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2011 in Omaha. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, March 5, 2011 at the Presbyterian Church in Schaller. Burial will be in the Schaller Cemetery. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the donor's choice. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller is in charge of the arrangements...