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Obituaries from February 2012

Kevin Wall (02/28/12)
Kevin Wall, 64, of Waterloo, formerly of Cedar Falls, died at Cedar Valley Hospice Home on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012 of cancer. Kevin Ira Wall was born Nov. 14, 1947 in Storm Lake, the son of Marian and Phyllis Carrington Wall. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Viet Nam War...
Paul DeVolder (02/28/12)
Paul DeVolder, age 87, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 24, 2012 at St. Vincent's Care Center in Bismarck, N.D. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 29, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery. ...
Curt Eckerman (02/28/12)
Curt Eckerman, age 58, of Sioux City, and formerly of Holstein, died Feb. 25, 2012 in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 1, at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Holstein. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Holstein. ...
Leota "Lee" Raymond (02/27/12)
May 13, 1934 - Feb. 3, 2012
Roger L. Strock (02/24/12)
Roger L. Strock, age 74, of Storm Lake, died after a 16 long month battle with cancer on Monday, Feb. 20, 2012 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 25, at the First Baptist Church in Storm Lake. ...
Roger L. Strock (02/22/12)
Roger L. Strock, age 74, of Storm Lake, died after a 16 long month battle with cancer on Monday, Feb. 20, 2012 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 25, at the First Baptist Church in Storm Lake. ...
Harold Peterson (02/22/12)
Harold Alfred Peterson, age 87, of Alta, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012 at the Trinity Regional Medical Center of Fort Dodge. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 11 a.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church of Alta. Burial will be in the Scandinavian Cemetery of Alta with military rites conduct by the Alta VFW Post # 6172. ...
Howard R. Baker (02/22/12)
Howard R. Baker, age 79, of Storm Lake, and formerly of Ocheyedan, died Feb. 17, 2012 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Memorial services were held Monday, Feb. 20, at Hope Evangelical Free Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Ocheyedan Township Cemetery in Ocheyedan on Monday. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Richard D. Wessendorf (02/22/12)
Richard D. Wessendorf, 77, of Sioux City, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center here in Sioux City. A prayer Service was Monday, Feb. 20, at Morningside Chapel, Christy-Smith Funeral Homes with Rev. Harold Werley officiating. Richard was born Dec. ...
Arthur M. Brown (02/20/12)
Dec. 23, 1909 - Feb. 9, 2012
Norman H. Berg (02/20/12)
July 6, 1921 - Feb. 13, 2012
Iva (Baker) Boothby (02/20/12)
Oct. 27, 1918 - Feb. 11, 2012
Edward "Ed" Groth (02/20/12)
Dec. 20, 1924 - Feb. 14, 2012
Howard R. Baker (02/20/12)
Howard R. Baker, age 79, of Storm Lake, and formerly of Ocheyedan, died Feb. 17, 2012 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be held Monday, Feb. 20, at 10:30 a.m. at Hope Evangelical Free Church in Storm Lake. ...
Edward "Ed" Groth (02/17/12)
Edward "Ed" Groth, age 87, of Newell, died Feb. 14, 2012 at the Newell Good Samaritan Center in Newell. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Newell. Burial will be in the Newell Cemetery. ...
Harlan Kies (02/17/12)
Harlan Kies, age 60, of Newell, died Feb. 13, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 17, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Virginia Scott (02/17/12)
Virginia Helen Scott of Billings, Mont. passed away Jan. 12 at the Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction, Colo. after a short illness. She was born Jan. 26, 1930 in Sioux Rapids to Vern and Helen Phillips. Virginia served as the Dietary Supervisor at Buena Vista County Hospital, Storm Lake, and later at the Heritage Park Care Center in Carbondale, Colo. ...
Iva Boothby (02/15/12)
Iva (Baker) Boothby, age 93, of Marathon, died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 at the St. Luke's Lutheran Home in Spencer. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 1 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Poland Township Cemetery in Marathon. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City is in charge of the arrangements...
Norman H. Berg (02/15/12)
Norman H. Berg, age 90, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 13, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be held Thursday, Feb. 16, at 10:30 a.m. at Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. Visitation will take place Wednesday, Feb. 15, from 5:30-7:30 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...
Gloria G. Kuhrts (02/15/12)
Gloria G. Kuhrts, age 88, of Alta, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service was held on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the St. John Lutheran Church of Alta with the Rev. John H. Schmidt officiating. Burial will be at the St. John Lutheran Cemetery of Alta...
Marvin R. Hinkeldey (02/15/12)
Marvin R. Hinkeldey, age 80, of Alta, passed away on Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service were held on Tuesday, Feb. 14, at the St. John Lutheran Church of Alta with the Rev. John H. Schmidt officiating. Burial will be at the St. John Lutheran Cemetery of Alta...
Helen M. Skow (02/15/12)
Helen M. Skow, age 84, of Sioux City, and formerly of Schaller, died Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at Touchstone Living Center in Sioux City. Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 14, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller. Burial will be in the Schaller Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller is in charge of the arrangements...
Marlene Eddie (02/15/12)
Marlene Eddie, age 75, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 9, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 13, at 10:30 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Rembrandt. Burial was in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Mildred McQuigg (02/13/12)
June 20, 1919 - Feb. 5, 2012
Jean Harrington (02/13/12)
Oct. 8, 1924 - Feb. 9, 2012
Thomas Lee Robbins (02/13/12)
Aug. 2, 1937 - Dec. 24, 2011
Marlene Eddie (02/13/12)
Marlene Eddie, age 75, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 9, 2012 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Monday, Feb. 13, at 10:30 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Rembrandt. Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will take place Sunday, Feb. 12, from 5-7 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...
Helen M. Skow (02/13/12)
Helen M. Skow, age 84, of Sioux City, and formerly of Schaller, died Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at Touchstone Living Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 1 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller. Burial will be in the Schaller Cemetery. Visitation will take place Monday, Feb. 13, 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...
Marilyn Johnson (02/10/12)
Marilyn Johnson, 80, passed away on Jan. 30, 2012. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel. Burial follwed at Resthaven Cemetery in Des Moines. Marilyn was born on Oct. 16, 1931, in Spencer to Mike and Laura Johnson. ...
Edward Toomer (02/10/12)
Edward Charles Toomer was born to Charles and Evelyn (Townsend) Toomer on a farm south of Newell, on May 23, 1920. Baptized and confirmed at the Nemaha United Methodist Church, Ed and his brother, Don, grew up on a farm north of Nemaha. He graduated from Nemaha High School in 1937...
Betty Hedberg (02/10/12)
Memorial services were held for Betty Hedberg, 91 of Newell, on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012 at Nain Lutheran Church in Newell. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Newell was in charge of the arrangements. Hallelujah! I have arrived in my Heavenly Home and been welcomed by my Heavenly Father and my loved ones who have gone before me! Obviously, I wrote this prior to my death because I was a secretary...
Leona Pedersen (02/09/12)
Leona Pedersen, age 83, of Storm Lake, fought a courageous nine year battle against cancer, with the support of her husband, that ended on Feb. 2, 2012 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 6, at the Storm Lake United Methodist Church. Burial was in the Storm Lake Cemetery. 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...
Joy I. Peters (02/09/12)
Joy I. Peters, age 86, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 3, 2012 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7, at St. John Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Raymond C. Mueller (02/09/12)
Raymond C. Mueller, age 98, of Storm Lake, died Jan. 21, 2012 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be held at a later date. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements. Raymond Carl was born Jan. 25, 1913 in Peterson, the son of Otto and Bertha (Miller) Mueller. Growing up, Ray attended school at Brooke Township Country School in Peterson where he later graduated...
Irene Mikes Jackson (02/06/12)
Oct. 6, 1916 - Jan. 30, 2012
Leona Pedersen (02/06/12)
Leona Pedersen, age 83, of Storm Lake, died Feb. 2, 2012 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 6, at the Storm Lake United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Storm Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 5, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, where the family will be present to greet friends. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Joy Peters (02/06/12)
Joy Peters, age 86, of Storm Lake, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2012 at the Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7, at St. John Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. ...
Tom Mickelson (02/02/12)
Tom Mickelson, age 73, of Spencer, died on Monday, Jan. 30, 2012 at his home in Spencer. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Clay County Events Center in Spencer. The Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of the arrangements...
Irene M. Jackson (02/02/12)
Irene M. Jackson, age 95, of Columbia, Mo. and formerly of Storm Lake, died on Monday, Jan. 30, 2012 at the Neighborhoods at Tiger Place in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 4, at Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the West Bend Cemetery in West Bend. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. until service time at the church on Saturday, Feb. 4. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements...
Nick Kazos (02/02/12)
Nick Kazos, age 34, of Storm Lake, died Jan. 30, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 3, at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Sioux City. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery in Sioux City. ...
Fay Hermanson (02/02/12)
Fay (Fitzsenry) Hermanson, age 79, of Portage, Mich. and formerly of Schaller, died Jan. 30, 2012 in Kalamazoo, Mich. Funeral Mass will be held Friday, Feb. 3, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Schaller. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. ...