Lola F. Naslund
Aug. 23, 1932- Feb. 23, 2008
Lola F. Naslund, 75, Galva, died Feb. 23, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.
Funeral services for Mrs. Naslund were held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the United Methodist Church in Galva. Burial is in the Galva Township East Cemetery in Galva. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller, was in charge of the arrangements.
Friends called Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 5-8 p.m. at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Schaller, where the family was present from 6- 8 p.m. Those that wish to send online condolences to the family may do so via the funeral home website: www.fratzkejensen.com
Lola was born Aug. 23, 1932 in Cherokee, the daughter of Frank and Fern (Adolf) Hansen. She spent her youth in the Cherokee area and received her education in the Cherokee school system, graduating from Cherokee Washington High School.
On June 1, 1952 Lola was united in marriage to Earl Naslund at the Galva Methodist Church. Their marriage was blessed with two sons: Doug and Jeff, and three daughters: Love'e and Rane'e, and Michelle. Lola and Earl lived on their farm near Schaller for much of their married life before moving into Galva.
Lola was a very active and faithful member of the United Methodist Church in Galva, where she taught Sunday School and Confirmation classes. She was a member of the UMW, Women's Auxiliary, Eastern Star and the local chapter of the Red Hat Society.
Lola's greatest passion in life was her family, all of whom she dearly loved. She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed sharing her delicious dishes with family and friends at all kinds of get-togethers and reunions. She loved to give and receive hugs and kisses from those she loved. A talented seamstress, Lola took great pride and joy in making countless items of clothing for her girls. She will be remembered as a compassionate and caring person and will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.
Left to cherish her memory are son, Doug (Sharon) Naslund, Pueblo, Colo.; son, Jeff (Lisa) Naslund, Galva; twin daughters, Love'e (Dominic) Giannangeli, Lincoln University, Penn.;, Rane'e (Bill) Schouviller, Minnetonka, Minn.; daughter, Michelle (Roger) Trimble, Alta; grandchildren, Michael and David Vansant, Christopher Naslund, Tiffany and Tony Giannangeli, Matthew and Caitlin Schouviller, Lee and Lance Anderson, Krystal (Craig) Peterson, Dillon and Shelve'e Naslund; great-grandchild Rocco Giannangeli; sister, Shirley (Eugene) Babcock, Ames; sister, Janet (Lyle) Schubert, Lake City; sister-in-law, Edna Hansen, Boise, Idaho; brother-in-law, Jay Naslund, Waxahachie, Texas; sister-in-law, Erma Kyle, Madison, Wisc.; many extended family members and a host of friends.
Preceding Lola in death were her parents, Frank and Fern Hansen; her beloved husband, Earl; one brother, Donald Hansen; and sisters Joyce Hurd and Love'e Piggot.
March 26, 1916- Feb. 1, 2008
Margaret Zweifel, 91, Storm Lake, died on Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.
Funeral mass were held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake, with Reverend Bruce Lawler celebrating the Mass of Christian Burial. Interment was at 3 p.m. that day at Calvary Cemetery in Sioux City. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation was held from 3-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, where the family was present 6-8 p.m. There was a Legion of Mary rosary at 3:30 p.m. and a parish vigil service at 7 p.m. during visitation hours at the funeral home. Those wishing to send on-line condolences may do so via the Fratzke & Jensen website: www.fratzkejensen.com
Margaret C. Schmit was born on March 26, 1916 to Theodore and Clara (Braun) Schmit in Windom, Minnesota. Her family moved to the Leeds area of Sioux City, where she attended schools at Hawthorne Grade School and Woodrow Wilson Junior High.
She was baptized as an infant into the Catholic faith and later confirmed at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Sioux City, where she remained an active member until 1984. Her membership was then transferred to St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Margaret had served on the Guild and was a former member of the Catholic Daughters of America.
On May 18, 1934, Margaret was united in marriage to Jacob Zweifel in Sioux City. The couple was blessed with a daughter, Clara Marie.
Margaret valued her family, especially the time spent with her grandchildren. She was a woman who possessed a great sense of family, as evidenced by her caring for her own mother for years. She worked hard to maintain a loving and comfortable home for her family. Over the years, Margaret enjoyed playing cards and volunteering at St. Michael's Catholic Church, while in Sioux City. Upon her move to Storm Lake, she found further enjoyment in assisting at Ressler Drug in Storm Lake.
Those left to cherish her memory include daughter, Clara Marie Porsch, Storm Lake; her three grandchildren: Michael Porsch and wife, Lori, Storm Lake, Cathy Fordyce and husband, Mark, Aurelia, and Mark Porsch, Storm Lake; grandchildren: Josh Fordyce and wife Nikki, Sioux City; Brad Fordyce and wife, Molly, Sioux City; Tara Fordyce, Aurelia; Alyssa, Nate and Jake Porsch, Storm Lake; nephew, Robert Allard and wife, Judy, and niece Carol Ann Tatloff and husband Larry, all Rockford, Ill.; extended family and many friends.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jacob, in 1999; her son-in-law, Darrell Porsch; one brother, Leo Schmit; and one sister, Anna Allard.