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Marilyn K. George
Marilyn K. George
Thursday, June 08, 1944 - Friday, November 17, 2017
Berniece Catherine Henke
Berniece Catherine Henke
Sunday, November 21, 1920 - Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Berniece Catherine (Peck) Henke was born on November 21, 1920 to Harold Alonzo Peck and Mary Ann (Zimmer) Peck. Born in Rock Township of Cherokee County, Iowa she was baptized into the Catholic Faith at the Maryhill Church. During her childhood, Berniece attended several country schools, r...
Evelyn Stoner
Evelyn Stoner
Sunday, December 30, 1928 - Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Evelyn Marie (Grauer) Stoner, was born in Cherokee County, IA, on December 30, 1928, to Fred and Cecelia (Mackowski) Grauer. She was baptized as an infant at Trinity Lutheran Church in Marcus, IA, and later confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee. She attended the local schools, and graduat...
Lawrence J. Crist
Lawrence J. Crist
Wednesday, September 29, 1926 - Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Lawrence J. Crist the son of Benedict and Margaret (Martini) Crist, was born September 29, 1926, in Adrian, MN. His childhood years were spent in Ellsworth, MN where he attended school and graduated from Ellsworth Catholic School. On November 18, 1950, Lawrence was united in marriage to Jeanine Koo...
Virginia M. Slechta
Virginia M. Slechta
Tuesday, December 01, 1925 - Monday, November 06, 2017
Virginia Mae Slechta, the daughter of Fred and Nell (Hannan) Brown was born December 1, 1925, in Vail, IA. Her childhood years were spent in Vail where she received her education. On August 16, 1946, she was united in marriage to Vurnace 'Bud' Slechta. In July of 1947, the family moved to Cherokee...
Earl F. Anderson
Earl F. Anderson
Wednesday, March 31, 1943 - Monday, October 30, 2017
Earl Francis Anderson, the son of Francis and Lucille (Swinderman) Anderson was born on March 31, 1943 in Storm Lake, IA. His childhood years were spent in Storm Lake where he attended school. After school, Earl worked for a tire shop in Storm Lake for 25 years. On January 28, 1978, he was united...
Anne Phipps
Anne Phipps
Saturday, June 05, 1954 - Saturday, October 28, 2017
Anne Phipps passed away on October 28, 2017 at Westwood Specialty Care in Sioux City, Iowa. Anne was born in Cherokee, Iowa on June 5, 1954. She was the oldest of Nate and Virginia Phipps six children. She attended Special Education classes in Cherokee Public Schools from Kindergarten through her s...
William 'Bill' Thomas Crow
William 'Bill' Thomas Crow
Tuesday, October 13, 1953 - Sunday, October 22, 2017
William 'Bill' Thomas Crow was born to R. Bernadine (Thomas) and Albert F. Crow on October 13, 1953 in Corning, IA, and passed away October 22, 2017 at 2:32 a.m. His dad was clerk of district court and his mom was receptionist/bookkeeper. In the 60's his dad bought the movie theater and the fa...
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