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Obituaries

Catherine V. Peters, 90

Catherine V. Peters was born on June 8, 1923, in Fairbank, Iowa, the daughter of Frank and Catherine (McTaggert) Peters. She received her education in Fairbank, graduating from Immaculate Conceptions High School in 1940. She then attended Gates Business College in Waterloo and graduated in ...

Ralph R. Wrage, 87

Ralph Robert Wrage was born on May 13, 1926, in rural Black Hawk County, the son of Gus and Frieda (Wicht) Wrage. He grew up in Black Hawk County and graduated from Hudson High School with the class of 1944. Ralph served his country in the United States Army from 1945 to 1947. He served in ...

Herman M. Lucht, 82

Herman Marcus Lucht, 82, of Gladbrook, went to meet his Lord on November 2, 2013, with his family at his side. He was born to Adolf and Magda (Wiggers) Lucht, on September 29, 1931, on the family farm by Garwin. Herman was paralyzed with polio on his fifteenth birthday. He went to Garwin ...

Ralph R. Wrage, 87

Ralph Robert Wrage was born on May 13, 1926, in rural Black Hawk County, the son of Gus and Frieda (Wicht) Wrage. He grew up in Black Hawk County and graduated from Hudson High School with the class of 1944. Ralph served his country in the United States Army from 1945 to 1947. He served in ...

Herman M. Lucht, 82

Herman Marcus Lucht, 82, of Gladbrook, went to meet his Lord on November 2, 2013, with his family at his side. He was born to Adolf and Magda (Wiggers) Lucht, on September 29, 1931, on the family farm by Garwin. Herman was paralyzed with polio on his fifteenth birthday. He went to Garwin ...

Dixie K. Siebel, 67

Dixie Kay Siebel, 67, of Cedar Falls, died Monday, October 21, 2013, at Manorcare Health Services in Waterloo. She was born June 7, 1946 in Waterloo, the daughter Lowell and Armilda (McNeal) Teckenburg. Dixie married Richard J. Siebel on February 24, 1968 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in ...

Carolyn G. Vokoun, 83

Carolyn Grace Vokoun, 83, of Traer, passed away suddenly on Monday, October 21, 2013, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo. She was born on October 25, 1929, in Traer, the daughter of Kenneth and Edna (Leethje) Bradley. She attended Buckingham and then Traer public schools, graduating in May ...

Arlene H. Palmer, 96

Arlene Helen Palmer was born on November 30, 1916, on a farm in rural Belle Plaine, Iowa, the daughter of Charles and Albena (Chudlic) Krafka. Arlene graduated from Dysart High with the class of 1934. She then attended Iowa State Teacher's College for two years. While in college, Arlene ...

Loren H. Emke, 94

Loren H. Emke was born on September 12, 1919, in Crystal Township, Iowa, the son of Henry H. and Minnie (Frahm) Emke. Loren graduated from Gladbrook High with the class of 1937. He served his country in the United States Army from 1941 to 1945. He attained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant and was ...

Donald P. Vojtech, 79

Donald "Don" Paul Vojtech was born on January 14, 1934, in rural Traer, the son of Adolph and Vlasta (Upah) Vojtech. Don graduated from Traer High in 1952. He served his country in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955. He was stationed in Alaska and served as a sniper. On May 5, 1956, ...