PIERSON -- Lauren Ann Herbold, 11, of Pierson, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2003, as a result of a snowmobile accident.
Lauren was born July 21, 1992 in Sioux City, the daughter of Bud and Patty (Spooner) Herbold. Lauren was very active in school activities where she played drums in band. She loved singing and hugging and also was very active in Catechism. She was very positive about life.
Those left to cherish her memory are her parents, Bud and Patty Herbold of Pierson; her two brothers, Phillip and Jess Herbold and her sister, Danielle Herbold, all living at home; her maternal grandmother, Alfreda Spooner of Pierson; her paternal grandparents, Eugene and Jackie Herbold of Pierson. She is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Warren Spooner, and her cousin, Matthew Schweitzberger.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Kingsley-Pierson School gymnasium in Pierson. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Pierson. Visitation begins after 4 p.m., today (Tuesday) at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Kingsley, with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church, and a Funeral Mass at 7 p.m.
The Rohde-Earnest Funeral Home of Kingsley is in charge of arrangements.