John Richter, age 61, of Newell, died Friday, Jan. 21, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. Memorial services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011 at Bethel Baptist Church in Newell. Burial will be at a later date. There will be no visitation. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Newell is in charge of the arrangements.