Ralph Watts

Ralph E. Watts, 80, of Aurelia died on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Public graveside services will be held on Tuesday, July 14, at 10 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in Alta. Public visitation will take place…

Jean Thatcher

Jean Thatcher, 93, of Storm Lake died on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community. There are no services planned at this time. Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements. Jean…

Scott Siddall

Scott R. Siddall, 58 of Cook, Neb. passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.   Scott was born on July 13, 1961 in Omaha, the son of Emmett Raymond and Janice Susan (Carey)…

Roland Gerodias

Roland Gerodias, 50, of Storm Lake died on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City. Public funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 8, at 1 p.m. at Fratzke & Jensen Funeral…

Lorraine Dierking

Lorraine Dierking, 95, of Surprise, Ariz., passed away on Saturday, June 27,2020. Lorraine, the only daughter of Sylvestor and Edna Hearn, was born on March 29, 1925 in Stafford, Kan. Lorraine attended country school for eight years in Stafford and…

Julia Nixon

Julia “Judy” F. Nixon, 80, of Emmetsburg, died on April 3, 2020, at Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville, Texas. Visitation will be held Friday, July 3 from 4-7 p.m. at Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg. A graveside memorial service…

Justine Miller

Justine Miller, 36, of Storm Lake died peacefully in Jesus’ arms on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Wilderness Park in Lincoln, Neb. Private Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, July 3, at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church…

Earl Brock

Earl “Wes” Brock, 88, of Storm Lake died Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at his home.

 Private family graveside service will take place at Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake with full military rites by the Alta VFW. Fratzke…

Joseph Korwes

Joseph Bernard Korwes passed away at home on June 3, 2020 in West Des Moines at the age of 95.  He was born on a farm just before the great depression on March 5, 1925 in Rosell. He was one of…

Lawrence Erickson

Lawrence “Larry” G. Erickson, 89, of Albert City died on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Pleasant View Home in Albert City. Private graveside services will take place due to COVID-19 at Fairfield Township Cemetery in Albert City. Sliefert Funeral Home…

Joel Hermann

Joel Robert Hermann, 64, of Storm Lake passed away in his home of natural causes on June 16, 2020. Due to the pandemic, the service will be private at St. Pauls’ Methodist Chapel. Joel graduated from Kennedy High School and…

Renea Kuhn

Renea K. Kuhn, 58, of Council Bluffs passed away June 21, 2020. She was born in Ames on Feb. 7, 1962 to Daryl D. and Glenda K. (Rhode) Schade. Renea worked as a paraeducator at Lewis Central. She was preceded…