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Stories from Friday, April 13, 2012

Eighth Annual Scholars Day to be held April 30 at BVU (04/13/12)
Buena Vista University's (BVU) eighth annual Scholars Day will be held from 3 -- 8:30 p.m. on Monday, April 30 in the Harold Walter Siebens Forum. Scholars Day provides BVU students from all disciplines the opportunity to present original research and other academic work to their peers, professors and the public in an interactive and intellectually engaging environment. ...
38 Special at Rosefest (04/13/12)
Southern rock icons 38 Special with special guest Vic Ferrari will kick off this year's Rosefest at the Wild Rose Casino in Emmetsburg, Friday, July 13. The event lineup was announced this week, and tickets are now on sale. The outdoor concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 or $45 for a two-day pass. The Saturday show features country-pop crossover band Diamond Rio and the legendary Charlie Daniels...
Alice Endreson (04/13/12)
Alice Grace Endreson, age 98, of Alta, passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at the Sunset Knoll Care & Rehab Center of Aurelia. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, April 10 at 10:30 a.m. at the Our Saviors Lutheran Church of Rembrandt with the Rev. Mark Youngquist officiating. Burial was in the Little Sioux Valley Cemetery of Rembrandt. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta is in charge of the arrangements...
John D. Johnson (04/13/12)
John D. Johnson, 66, passed away, Monday, April 9, 2012 at his home in Boone, following a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. John is survived by his wife Lynn (Sunstrom); sons Jeff and wife Lauren of Seattle, Wash. and Joe of Boone; granddaughter Dory O'Halloran; as well as niece Lisa Christie; brother-in-law Jon Sunstrom and wife Deb; niece Anna Sunstrom; and nephew Wil Sunstrom...
Pastor Edmund Lichtsinn (04/13/12)
Pastor Edmund Lichtsinn, formerly of Storm Lake and a current resident at Southfield Wellness Community in Webster City, died peacefully Saturday, April 7, 2012. Funeral services were held Thursday, April 12, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Storm Lake Cemetery. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Joseph Wolff (04/13/12)
Joseph Wolff, age 75, of Newell, died April 5, 2012 at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral Mass was held Tuesday, April 10, at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Newell Cemetery in Newell. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements...
Shirley Hilsabeck (04/13/12)
Funeral services for Shirley Hilsabeck, 78, of Aurelia, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 13, 2012, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia with Pastor Larry Lemke officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 to 8, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements...
Hartje and Bumsted to exchange vows (04/13/12)
Bob and Rose Bumsted of Soldier are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristin Rose Bumsted, to David Dwight Hartje, son of Dwight and Karen Hartje of Storm Lake. The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Charter Oak-Ute High School in Charter Oak, and a 2010 graduate of Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Neb., where she received a Bachelors Degree in Natural Science. ...
Steib and Koth to marry (04/13/12)
Allen and Kristi Steib of Fort Dodge and Kevin and Joanne Koth of LeMars announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Abigayle Steib and Kyle Koth, both of Alta. The couple is planning a May 19, 2012, wedding at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge. The reception will be held at the Eagle's Ballroom in Fort Dodge...
Bunjes and Friedrichsen to wed (04/13/12)
Kirk and Kathy Friedrichsen of Holstein and Jeff and Carol Bunjes of Alta are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their children, Kirstie and Wes. Kirstie is a 2006 graduate of Galva-Holstein High School. She is currently employed as the Office Manager at Pilot Tribune in Storm Lake. ...