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Obituaries from January 2004

Paul C. Venard (01/30/04)
HAWARDEN -- Paul C. Venard, 84, of Hawarden, died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2004, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden. Survivors include his wife, the former Mildred Degen. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hawarden...
Kenneth G. Treinen (01/29/04)
Kenneth George Treinen, 83, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars of complications from kidney disease. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars with the Rev. Andrew Hoffman officiating. Burial will be in Le Mars Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be anytime after 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Visitation will resume on Saturday from 8 a.m. until service time...
Stella Van Wyhe (01/28/04)
Stella Van Wyhe, 82, of Windsor, Colo., formerly of Ireton, died Thursday, Jan. 22, 2004, at her home in Windsor. Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Craig with the Rev. Pete Petersen officiating. Burial of the ashes will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Ireton. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Friday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. The family will be present to greet friends after 6 p.m. Friday, with a prayer service set for 7 p.m...
Helen M. Banks (01/29/04)
Helen M. (Birkley) Banks, 49, of Westfield, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004, at a Sioux City hospital. Survivors include her husband, Carey Banks. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Logan Park Cemetery in Sioux City.
Kenneth G. Treinen (01/28/04)
Kenneth George Treinen, 83, of Le Mars, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars of complications from kidney disease. A lifelong resident of Plymouth County, Ken and his twin sister, Kathleen were born Oct. 8, 1920, on a farm near Alton to Peter and Lucy (Greff) Treinen. ...
Delbert 'Huck' Peters (01/26/04)
HAWARDEN -- Delbert "Huck" Charles Peters, 81, of rural Spink, S.D., and formerly of Hwarden, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2004, at a Vermillion, S.D., hospital. He was preceded in death by hs wife, the former Bonnie Jean Dicks. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at American Lutheran Church in Hawarden...
Arlene R. Dekkers (01/26/04)
HAWARDEN -- Arlene R. (DeJong) Dekkers, 66, of Hawarden, died Thursday, Jan. 22, 2004, at her residence. Survivors include her husband, Anthony J. Dekkers. Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at the Chiristian Reformed Church in Hawarden...
Gladys Ahrendt (01/22/04)
Gladys Ahrendt, 86, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars.
Raymond N. 'Ray' Masuen (01/22/04)
Raymond N. Masuen, 93, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, following a brief illness.
Matilda M. Goodrich (01/23/04)
HAWARDEN -- Matilda M. (Peters) Goodrich, 90, of Hawarden, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell Goodrich. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hawarden...
Dorothy Van Diepen (01/22/04)
SIBLEY -- Dorothy Van Diepen, 87, of Sibley, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at the Country View Manor in Sibley.
Esther Van De Water (01/22/04)
Esther Van De Water, 82, of Le Mars, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.
Iva G. Powell (01/22/04)
va Gertrude (Pike) Powell, 94, of Akron, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at Akron City Convalescent Care Center in Akron. She was preceded in death by her husband, Poward Powell. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Brule Creek Lutheran Church in rural Akron, S.D...
Kathleen K. Lentz (01/22/04)
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Kathleen K. Lentz, 89, of Traverse City, Mich., and formelry of Le Mars and Faribault, Minn., died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2004, at Grand Traverse Pavilions. The former Kathleen K. Kelley was born Sept. 14, 1914, in Iowa, the daughter of J.E. and Charlotte Kelley. In 1938, she married Walter Christian Lentz, who preceded her in death in 1987...
Kenyon Karr (01/22/04)
IRETON -- Kenyon Karr, 80, of Ireton, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Craig.
Sally Eufers (01/22/04)
OCEAN PARK, Wash. -- Sally L. Eufers, 63, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at her Ocean Park, Wash., residence. Sally Lorraine Eufers was born Dec. 27, 1940, in Spokane, Wash., the daughter of Walter and Sarah (Harker) Heisler. She grew up in Spokane and received her education there...
Elvera M. Wilken (01/20/04)
Elvera M. Wilken, 83, of Le Mars, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.
Gordon Tentinger (01/20/04)
Gordon Tentinger, 79, of Le Mars, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at his residence.
Laura Allen Hall (01/21/04)
GARNER, N.C. -- Laura Allen Hall, 60, of Garner, N.C., died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004. She was a native of Lynchburg, Va. Survivors include her husband, Don Hall; one son, Scott Hall; a nephew, Raymond Cundiff and his wife, Debi, of Leesburg, Fla.; a stepson, Jim Chase and his wife, Judy, of Eugene, Ore.; sisters-in-law, Margaret Moir and her husband, Jim, of Le Mars, and Mary Gengerke and her husband, Tom, of Spirit Lake; brothers-in-law, Joe Hall and his wife, Lorraine, and Mike Hall and his wie, Pat, all of Camarillo, Calif.; many nieces, nephews and cousins, and her beloved dog, PJ.. ...
Diane L. Batterson (01/20/04)
Diane L. Batterson, 34, of Le Mars, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, as a result of a pulmonary embolism.
Lyle F. Heien (01/19/04)
Lyle F. Heien, 77, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars.
Raymond H. Duerksen (01/20/04)
MOUNTAIN LAKE, Minn. -- Raymond H. Duerksen, 75, of Mountain Lake, Minn., died Friday, Jan. 16, 2004, at the Good Samaritan Village in Mountain Lake. Raymond H. Duerksen was born Nov. 20, 1928, in Frazier, Mont., the son of Abraham H. and Mathilda (Koch) Duerksen. He attended school in Delft, country school, and Mountain Lake Public School. Ray worked for various farmers in the Delft area...
Lucille M. Plueger (01/19/04)
Lucille M. Plueger, 78, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Lucille M. Heeren was born July 3, 1925, on the family farm in Grant Township, rural Plymouth County, the daughter of Albert Ludwig Heeren and Lena J. (Croon) Heeren. Lucille was baptized into the Lutheran faith at Christ Lutheran Church. She attended country school in Grant Township...
Herman C. Freking, Jr. (01/19/04)
Herman C. "Junior" Freking, Jr., 72, a Le Mars native and lifelong resident, died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004 at The Abbey in Le Mars, following a lengthy illness. Junior was born July 17, 1931, in Le Mars, the son of Herman and Regina (Schroeder) Freking, Sr. ...
Charlotte Langel Allen (01/19/04)
STORM LAKE -- Charlotte (Firsick) Langel Allen, 71, of Storm Lake, and a former Kingsley and Le Mars area resident, died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Lawrence Langel and Dorance Allen...
Kamron S. Fegley (01/16/04)
Kamron Scott Fegley, 7-month-old son of Rich and Bobbi Fegley of Akron, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at Children's Hospital in Omaha, Neb. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Wesley United Methodist Church in Akron.
Mary Freking (01/15/04)
Mary A. Freking, 85, of Remsen, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars of complications from diabetes.
Agnes E. Klein (01/15/04)
Agnes Elaine Klein, 88, of Granville, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2004, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen. Agnes Elaine Klein was born Jan. 27, 1915, at rural Granville, the daughter of Jacob B. and Cecelia (Goebel) Klein. Aggie was raised in the Granville area and received her education in the rural school system and later at St. ...
Ardie W. Herbst (01/14/04)
Ardie W. Herbst, 88, of Merrill, died Tuesday, Jan.13, 2004, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.
Delores Neunaber (01/13/04)
Delores "Lori" (Frerichs) Neunaber, 59, of Sioux Falls, S.D., and formerly of Akron, died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2004, at her residence. Survivors include her husband, Marv Neunaber. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Sioux Falls, S.D...
Reva P. Brodie (01/12/04)
Reva P. Brodie, 92, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2004, at the Hillcrest Healthcare Services in Hawarden.
Clara Epling (01/12/04)
SWANVILLE, Minn. -- Clara Viola Epling, 88, of Little Falls, Minn., and formerly of Swanville, Minn., died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2004, at St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls. Clara Viola (Seglem) Epling was born Aug. 5, 1915, in Plymouth County, the daughter of Albert and Flossi (Mitchell) Seglem. She attended school in Elkhorn and Union Townships. Clara was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and attended church in the Kingsley and Oyens areas...
Ruth M. Grieve (01/12/04)
Ruth M. Grieve, 92, of rural Pierson, died Friday, Jan. 9, 2004, at the Correctionville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Correctionville. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Christian Church in Pierson. The Rev. Marty Young will officiate. ...
David R. Herwynen (01/12/04)
SIOUX CITY -- David R. Herwynen, 66, of Sioux City and an Ireton native, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2004, at a Sioux City hospital following a two-week fight with influenza. Survivors include his wife, the former Sarah A. Snydergaard. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. today (Monday) at St. Luke Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sioux City...
Pauline L. Juhl (01/12/04)
Pauline Louise Juhl, 90, of Le Mars and formerly of Remsen, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004, at Park Place Estates in Le Mars. Pauline Louise Juhl was born Oct. 6, 1913, in Liberty Township, rural Sioux City, the daughter of Henry and Anna (Asplund) Anderson...
Alberta Niehus (01/12/04)
Alberta Niehus, 87, of Remsen, and formerly of Pipestone, Minn., died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004, at Happy Siesta Health Care Center at Remsen. Afte a decade of struggle with dementia and Alzheimer's disease, Alberta finally succumbed after a brief illness with bronchitis...
Minnie Kruse (01/06/04)
Minnie Kruse, 93, of rural Brunsville, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2004, at Pleasant Acres Care Center in Hull.
Ernest J. Kotalik (01/08/04)
SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. -- Ernest J. Kotalik, 81, of South Sioux City, Neb., and a former Le Mars area resident, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2004, at Regency Square Care Center in South Sioux City following a lengthy illness. Survivors include his wife, the former Elizabeth Schreiner...
John H. Dekker (01/07/04)
John H. Dekker, 88, of Hawarden, and formerly of Ireton, died Monday, Jan. 5, 2004, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Christian Reformed Church in Ireton.
Marie Ann Stevens (01/07/04)
Marie Ann Stevens, 88, of Le Mars, and formerly of Sioux City, died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be at 10:w30 a.m. Friday at Nativity Catholic Church in Sioux City.
James J. 'Jim' Arens (01/06/04)
James J. "Jim" Arens, 76, of Le Mars, died unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 3, 2004, at his home in Le Mars. Jim was a Plymouth County native and lifelong resident. He was born July 31, 1927, on the family farm southeast of Remsen, the son of Jim and Mollie (Kennedy) Arens. ...
Henry Timmer (01/05/04)
SIOUX CENTER -- Henry Timmer, 95, of Sioux Center, and a Chatsworth native and former Hinton area resident, died Friday, Jan. 2, 2004, at Sioux Center Community Nursing Facility in Sioux Center. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Fern Marie Van Buskirk...
Irene M. Parker (01/05/04)
Irene M. Parker, 91, of Alcester, S.D., and formerly of Akron, died Friday, Jan. 2, 2004, at Morningside Care Center in Alcester. Irene was born June 4, 1912, in Union County, S.D., the daughter of Alfred and Betty (Johnson) Miller. She attended Pleasant Ridge rural school and Akron High School...
Clarence Horton (01/02/04)
HAWARDEN -- Clarence "Red" Horton, 83, of Hawarden, died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2003, at Akron City Convalescent Care Center in Akron. Survivors include his wife, Arlene. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church in Hawarden...
Pearl L. Krogman (01/02/04)
Pearl L. Krogman, 88, of Alton, died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2003, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, following a brief illness. Pearl L. Krogman was born June 4, 1915, at rural Sheldon, the daughter of Charles and Mary (Wilwert) Hentges. She moved with her family to the Alton area in 1916 and received her education at St. Mary's Academy in Alton from which she graduated in 1933. On Nov. 26, 1936, she married Henry R. Krogman at Alton...