Thelma Hogue, 84, of Sioux City died Saturday, June 13, 1998, at her daughter's residence in Jefferson, S.D., following a lengthy illness.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Boniface Catholic Church, with the Rev. Marvin J. Boes officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 to 9 p.m. Friday, with the family present 6 to 8:30 p.m. and a vigil service at 7 p.m., at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel.
Mrs. Hogue was born Sept. 16, 1913, the daughter of Carl C. and Grace J. (Cates) Pike.
She married Keith "Babe" Hogue on June 27, 1948, in Elk Point, S.D. He died Oct. 7, 1981, in Sioux City. She was employed with Toller Drug Store for several years and then with Tommy's Shoe Store for about 15 years.
She was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church and did volunteer work at Marian Health Center for several years.
Survivors include four daughters and their husbands, Norma and Richard Watkins of Glendale, Ariz., Connie and Edward McKee of Hot Springs, Ark., Carla and Ron Chapman of Richmond, Ky. and Lisa and Ken Pottebaum of Jefferson, S.D.; 21 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Michaele Marler; a brother, Rennie Pike; and a granddaughter, Shelley Howard.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Layne Delperdang, Tim and Kip Marler and Michael Causland. Other pallbearers will be Robert Belton and Dave Mitchell.
Larry A. Warrick
Larry A. Warrick, 50, of North Sioux City died unexpectedly Monday at his residence.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Clarinda Cemetery at Clarinda, Iowa. Berkemier Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements. Walker-Merrick Funeral Home of Clarinda is in charge of the burial arrangements.
Trace M. Eatinger
Trace Michael Eatinger, infant son of Melissa Eatinger of Sioux City, was stillborn Tuesday, June 16, 1998, at a Sioux City hospital.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel, with the Rev. Dr. Charles Klink, of Wesley United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. There will be no visitation.
Trace was stillborn June 16, 1998.
Survivors include his mother; maternal grandparents, Vickie and Scott Eatinger of Sioux City; maternal great-grandparents, Betty and Duane Burns of Washta, Iowa and Kathy Kolb of Fonda, Iowa; an aunt; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandfather, Leo Eatinger; and two uncles.
Pallbearer will be Edward Flieder.
Florence M. Hansen
ALTON, Iowa - Florence M. Hansen, 82, of Alton died Tuesday, June 16, 1998, at the Orange City Hospital and Clinic in Orange City, Iowa.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alton, with Monsignor Nicholas J. Ruba of Remsen, Iowa and the Rev. James Tigges of Alton officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today, with a rosary at 3 p.m. said by the St. Mary's Rosary Society and a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m., at the church. Fisch Funeral Home of Remsen is in charge of the arrangements.
Miss Hansen was born Oct. 20, 1915, in rural Alton, the daughter of Nic S. and Margaret (Klein) Hansen. She was raised in the Alton area. She attended rural school and graduated from St. Mary's Academy in 1933. She then did domestic work in the area.
She moved to Sioux City in 1944, and graduated from St. Joseph's Mercy College of Nursing in 1947. She was empolyed with Dr. J.M. Krigsten and Dr. Milton Grossman in Sioux City, retiring in 1986. She received her bachelor of science, nursing degree from Briar Cliff College in 1959. She moved to Alton in October 1986.
She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, the church Guild, St. Mary's Rosary Society; Our Lady's Rosary Maker's of Louisville, Ky., the St. Joseph's Hospital Alumni, the Briar Cliff College Alumni and the American Nurses Association. She enjoyed quilting, knitting and china painting.
Survivors include a sister, Frances Hansen of Alton; a brother and his wife, Nicholas and Flora Hansen of Alton; a sister-in-law, Dolores Hansen of Alton; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Cordelia in infancy and Luella Henrich; and four brothers, Joseph, Alfred, Everist and Sylvester.
Pallbearers will be Dale, David, Edward, Gary and Paul Hansen and Dennis Henrich.
Paul B. Milbrodt
MOVILLE, Iowa - Paul B. Milbrodt, 67, of Moville died Wednesday at a Sioux City hospital.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Morningside Lutheran Church. There will be no visitation. Christy, Smith and Hockenberry Funeral Home of Sioux City is in charge of the arrangements.
SPENCER, Iowa - John Quail, 79, of Spencer died Tuesday at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in North Lawn Memorial Park at Spencer. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. today, with the family present 6:30 to 8 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.
Lois J. Kowalski
Lois J. Kowalski, 64, of Fairview, Ore., formerly of Sioux City, died Thursday, June 18, 1998, at a Sioux City hospital.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Christy, Smith and Hockenberry Funeral Home, with the Rev. Michael R. Ring, of Glad Tidings Light House, officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 8:30 p.m. today, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at the funeral home.
Mrs. Kowalski was born June 27, 1933, in Decatur, Neb., the daughter of Allie and Ida (Zeller) Tranmer. She was raised in Oakland, Neb.
She married Francis C. Freimark on Jan. 6, 1951, in Sioux City. He died April 27, 1971, in Sioux City. She then married Max F. Kellogg on Nov. 3, 1972, in Homer, Neb. He died Jan. 23, 1987, in Sioux City. She married Harold A. Kowalski on Oct. 22, 1987, in Elk Point, S.D.
She was employed as a housekeeper at Holy Spirit Retirement Home from 1977 to 1987, previously she was employed in the kitchen at West Junior High School. She moved to Fairview three years ago.
She was a member of Crescent Park United Methodist Church in Sioux City and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary in Decatur.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Larry Freimark of Beaverton, Ore. and Dale Freimark of San Jose, Calif.; a daughter and her husband, Teresa and David Slate of Cambridge, Iowa; a brother, Floyd Tranmer of South Sioux City; two sisters, Linda Pinchart of Madison, Wis. and Joyce and her husband Marlo Howard of Ida Grove, Iowa; seven stepchildren; seven grandchildren, Jason, Tina, Tony, Stephanie, Tami, Serene and Alex; and a great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a stepdaughter.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Webster, William Slate, Denny, Bryan and Jason Tranmer and Jeff Bosson.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.
Myrtle M. Kelsey
Myrtle M. Kelsey, 95, of Sioux City died Thursday; Nelson-Berger Northside Chapel.
Michael R. Gengler
REMSEN, Iowa - Michael R. Gengler, 82, of Remsen died Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at the Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, Iowa.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen, with Monsignor Nicholas J. Ruba and the Rev. Thomas Hart officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today, with a parish rosary at 3 p.m., a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m. and a Knights of Columbus rosary at 8 p.m., all at the Fisch Funeral Home in Remsen.
Mr. Gengler was born Nov. 27, 1915, in rural Remsen, the son of Michael W. and Margaret (Goetzinger) Gengler. He was raised and educated in the Remsen area.
He married Martha Loutsch on Nov. 4, 1941, in Remsen. The couple farmed near Remsen until retiring and moving into Remsen in 1984.
He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include his wife; a son and his wife, Richard and Carol of Remsen; a daughter and her husband, Judy M. and Bill B. Scheitler of Le Mars, Iowa; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers and their wives, Al and Margaret and Joe and Viola, all of Remsen; three sisters, Martha and her husband Roy Sitzmann of Kingsley, Iowa, Rita Sitzmann and Norma Kayser, both of Le Mars; and a sister-in-law, Marge Gengler of Quimby, Iowa.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Clarence, Ray and Vernon; and a sister, Marie Tentinger.
Pallbearers will be Dan and Kevin Gengler, Robert Loutsch, Dennis McClintock, Bill M. and Rick Scheitler.
PETERSON, Iowa - Charles Wheeler, 92, of Spencer, Iowa, formerly of Peterson, died Wednesday at the Longhouse Residence in Spencer.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church in Peterson. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. today, with the family present 7 to 8:30 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home in Peterson.
Leonard O. Matiak
LAWTON, Iowa - Leonard Oscar Matiak, 82, of Lawton died Thursday at his residence.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Christy, Smith and Hockenberry Funeral Home in Sioux City. Burial will be in Banner Township Cemetery at Lawton. Visitation will be 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
EVERLY, Iowa - Henrietta Rinehart, 98, of Everly died Wednesday at the St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer, Iowa.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Burial will be in Lone Tree Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Saturday, with the family present 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.