Area Obituaries

Ann Baago

Celebration of Life services and burial for Ann Norlene Martens Baago, 69, Clear Lake, will be held at a later time to be announced. Mrs. Baago died Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at her home, surrounded by her children, her husband Harry, and her beloved kitties. The daughter of Norwin Vero and Arleene Anna Lamp Martens,…

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Vingene “Bud” Martens

Funeral services for Vingene “Bud” Martens, 79, Rock Falls, Ill., were held Monday, Feb. 15, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church in Sterling, Ill., with Rev. Christina Berry officiating. Burial was in the Davenport Memorial park cemetery. Mr. Martens died  Feb. 9 at his home. The son of Billie and Ethel Peterson Martens, he was…

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Curtis Ketelsen

Funeral services for Curtis Eric Henry Ketelsen, 80, Davenport, were held Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Davenport. Cremation rites were accorded and burial will be at a later date in Oakdale cemetery, Wilton. Mr. Ketelsen died Feb. 9 at his home. The son of Arnold and Clara Almandinger Ketelsen, he was…

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Daniel Storjohann

Funeral services for Daniel L. “Moose” Storjohann, 68, Wilton, were held Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 at Bentley Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Reed Storjohann, Jay Dietz, Nick Noll, Kevin Conklin, Tom Schneckloth, Mike Franzen, Darin Storjohann and Steve Martens. Honorary pallbearers were Ron Storjohann, Dave Cross, Don Beck and Tim Mosier. Interment was in the Durant…

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Mildred Martens

Graveside memorial services for Mildred M. Martens, 93, Wheatland, were held Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016 in Pine View cemetery, Wheatland, with Pastor Diane Prichard officiating. Mrs. Marten died Jan. 20 at Genesis Medical Center in DeWitt. The daughter of Fred G. and Ruth Welty Horstmann, she was born Dec. 5, 1922 in Toronto, Iowa. She…

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