Kenneth Braesch, age 74, of Marathon, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009 at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Monday, Nov. 16, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Marathon. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids. Visitation will take place Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009 from 4-7 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City is in charge of the arrangements.