A private family service will take place. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.
Carter Thomas was born April 5, 2012 to Douglas and Jill (Krofp) Fiore. He was welcomed home by his big sister, Addison Natalie.
On April 29, 2012 Carter was baptized at Risen Savior Lutheran Church in Broomfield.
Carter was a joy from the start of his life. He was a healthy baby boy and was just learning how to roll over and sit up. Carter was very receptive to his big sister, Addison and loved when she would sit and talk with him. The Fiore's beautiful baby boy loved to be held and cuddled. His smile was contagious and he would light up when Addison entered the room.
Carter was and will always be a blessing to his family and friends. He left footprints in the hearts of many forever. His is loved and will never be forgotten.
Those left to cherish his memory are his parents, Douglas and Jill (Kropf) Fiore; sister, Addison Natalie Fiore; maternal grandparents, Jim and Brenda Kropf of Wall Lake; paternal grandparents, Sharon Fiore of Rochester, Mich.; Jeffrey (Sarafina) Richardson of Shelby Township, Mich.; great grandparents: LaMorn Kropf of Wall Lake; Dominic and Phyllis Fiore of Almont, Mich.; aunts and uncles: Jeffrey and Lindsay De Haan of Early; Dominic and Mellisse Fiore of Shelby Township, Mich.; Daniel and Yolandi Fiore of Boston, Mass.; Dennis Fiore of Detroit, Mich.; Alayna Fiore of Rochester, Mich.; cousins: Avery and Reagan De Haan; Emelia Fiore; extended family and friends.
Carter was preceded in death by his grandpa, Thomas Fiore; aunt, Allison Kropf; great grandparents: Edward Kropf; Francis and Roma Jean Blum; Joseph and Madeline Cilluffo; and step great grandpa, Edwin Taylor.