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Gilbert “Sib” Stueve 1916-2009

Jun 2, 2009

GRAETTINGER — Funeral service for Gilbert Stueve of Graettinger was Saturday, May 30, at the United Methodist Church in Graettinger. Pastor Michael Shaffer officiated.

Gilbert Joseph Stueve, the son of Gus and Bessie (Ammons)?Stueve, was born Nov. 9, 1916, in Pottawatomie County, IA, and departed this life on Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at the Emmetsburg Care Center in Emmetsburg at the age of 92 years.

Left to cherish Sib’s memory are his wife, JoAnn of Graettinger; daughter, Vickie Rooney and her husband, Bob of Armstrong; step-children, David and Diana Kinnetz of Estherville; Dennis and Lynette Kinnetz of St. James, MN; Mark and Tammy Kinnetz of Graetttinger; Penny Lee (Kinnetz) and Spencer Massie of Arnolds Park; Lori Mortensen and her fiancé, Rod Finnenstad of Graettinger; 21 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; sister, Dolores Clabaugh; and sisters and brother-in-law, Mary Sue Stueve, Eunice Stueve, Doloris (Red)?Stueve, Marge Stueve, Dona Fae Dahlberg, Dema Janssen, Rosalie Hoyt, Janice Simington, and Ann and Paul Joyce; and several nieces and nephews.

Henry-Olson Funeral Home of Graettinger in charge of arrangements.