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Funeral Arrangements

Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Iva Lange

Jan. 31, 1916- Jan. 24, 2007

Iva D. Lange, 90, Albert City, died Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Pleasant View Home in Albert City.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Lange were held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 29, at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Albert City, with Pastor David Bernhardt officiating. Interment is in Fairfield Township Cemetery at Albert City.

Visitation with the family present was held on Sunday, Jan. 28, from 3 p.m.- 5 p.m. at Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City. Those who wish to send online condolences to the family may do so via the funeral home website: www.sliefert.com

Iva D. Harald, the daughter of Marcus and Alma (Ponsar) Harald, was born at Albert City, on Jan. 31, 1916. Iva lived her youth in the Albert City area and received her education in the Albert City school, graduating from the Albert City High School.

She was united in marriage to Gordon Lange on March 27, 1940, at the church parsonage at Albert City. This union was blessed with two children: John and Joanne.

Gordon and Iva were engaged in farming near Albert City throughout their married lifetime. They enjoyed 28 years of marriage together. Gordon died in May of 1968. In 1969, Iva moved into the town of Albert City, where she was employed for many years at the local flower shop. For the past 10 years, Iva has resided at the Pleasant View Home in Albert City.

Iva was a lifelong, faithful member of the Our Savior Lutheran Church in Albert City. She also enjoyed membership in several neighborhood clubs and a couple of card clubs while her health permitted. Iva will be remembered for the special interest she took in baking, handwork and sewing for her family. She enjoyed traveling, especially bus tours with her friends.

Those who will always cherish her memory include her children: John and Twila Lange, Albert City, and Joanne and Don Richardson, Webster City, her four grandchildren: Jamie and Kevin Lindquist, Jeff and Allie Emery, Mathew and Stephanie Emery, and Melanie Lange and fiancée, Travis Krause; her seven great grandchildren: Kaleb, Ethan, and Tanner Lindquist, and Tori, Mitchell, Gabriel, and Wyatt Emery; a brother, Raymond Harald of Springfield, Mo.; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends.

Iva was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gordon; and her sister, Amy Schultze.

Madelyn M. Ludwig

Aug. 7, 1915- Jan. 21, 2007

Madelyn M. Ludwig, 91, White Bear Lake, Minn. formerly of Storm Lake, died Sunday, Jan. 21, in White Bear Lake.

Funeral Mass for Mrs. Ludwig was held on Saturday, Jan. 27, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Burial is in St. Mary's cemetery. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements.

Friends called from 3 p.m.- 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 26, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, where the family was present from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. A Legion of Mary rosary was recited at 3:30 p.m. and a parish vigil service was held at 7 p.m., both at the funeral home. Those who wish to send online condolences to the family may do so via the funeral home website: www.fratzkejensen.com

Madelyn M. Bueb was born Aug. 7, 1915 in Early, to Carl Alois and Henrika (Ten-Vorde) Bueb. She was baptized into the Catholic faith at Sacred Heart Church in Early, and later confirmed her faith as a youth in that same church. Madelyn graduated from St. Mary's High School in Storm Lake with the Class of 1932.

After her marriage, Madelyn was blessed with a son, Kurt, and a daughter, Carol. In addition to making a warm and comfortable home for her family, Madelyn worked outside the home as a cashier. She was a lifelong, faithful member of the Catholic Church, with her adult life spent as a member of St. Mary's in Storm Lake. She attended mass daily as long as her health would permit, and recited the rosary fervently and often. She loved her family and her friends and thoroughly enjoyed sending birthday cards to all who were dear to her heart. She will be missed daily by those who knew and loved her.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Kurt Ludwig; her daughter, Carol Simmons; grandchildren: Scott Simmons, Mark Simmons, Karen Ludwig, Brian Ludwig and Eric Ludwig; siblings Catherine Mitchell, Johanna Clemens, John Bueb and Maurita Schuler; extended family and many friends.

Madelyn was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Henrika Bueb; a sister, Matilda Bueb; and two brothers, Joseph Bueb and Richard Bueb.

Betty Jean Petersen

Betty Jean Petersen, 80, Newell, died Saturday, Jan. 27, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.

Funeral services for Mrs. Petersen will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 10:30 a.m. at Nain Lutheran Church in Newell. Burial will be in the Newell Cemetery. The arrangements are under the direction of the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Newell.

Visitation will be held at the church for one hour prior to service time.

William Glawe

Feb. 7, 1929- Jan. 31, 2007

Funeral services for William "Bill" Glawe, 77, Sioux City and Aurelia, will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Alva Hohl of the Congregational United Church of Christ in Sioux City officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Aurelia. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2 p.m. - 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia.

Bill died Friday, Jan. 26, at the Indian Hills Nursing and Rehab Center in Sioux City, where he had been a resident since Aug. 6, 2004.

William Charles Glawe was born Feb. 7, 1929, on the family farm south of Aurelia, the son of Richard Carl and Gladys (Parker) Glawe. Bill graduated from the Aurelia High School in 1946, and attended Iowa State University for two years. On Dec. 25, 1950 Bill married Bernadine Godfrey in Adel. Bill farmed his entire working life. He was a member of the Congregational United Church of Christ in Sioux City, and enjoyed fishing, sports, and gardening.

Preceding Bill in death were his parents.

Survivors include his wife Bernadine Glawe, Aurelia, three daughters, Pat and her husband Roger Honsbruch, Sioux City, Sharon Glawe, Cherokee, and Donna Glawe, Cherokee. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Heather and husband Louie Centeno, Sioux City, Greg and wife Megann Honsbruch, Lafayette, Ind., Brent Honsbruch of Parachute, Colo., and Kelsey Honsbruch, Sioux City, four great-grandchildren, Dylan and Devin Centeno, and Carter and Keira Honsbruch, and other relatives and friends.