Frances Taphorn, age 74, of Alta, died March 13, 2011 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 18, 2011 at 1 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. Visitation will take place Thursday, March 17, 2011 from 3-8 p.m. where the family will be present from 6-8 p.m. with a rosary at 3:30 p.m. and a vigil service at 7 p.m. all at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.