REMSEN – Sally Nitzschke, 89, of Remsen, IA, passed away June 5, 2013 at Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen, IA.

Funeral service will be at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, June 8, 2013, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen with Rev. William McCarthy officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Remsen. Visitation will be anytime after 4 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2013. There will be a parish rosary at 5 p.m. and a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m. all at the Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen, IA. Condolences may be sent online to

Survivors include; one son, Rick of Remsen; five daughters, Donna (Randy) Anthony of Des Moines, IA, Ann (Mel) Lenox of Fort Dodge, IA, Carol (Alan) Henrich of Granger, IA, Sharon (John) Bergeson of Phoenix, AZ, Judy (Wayne) Behrens of Kingsley, IA; seven grandchildren, Amy (Brian) Kliegl, Nick (Courtney) Lenox, Jon (Clare) Lenox, Mike (Jennifer) Anthony, Mark (Maegen) Anthony, Mallory and Kelsey Behrens; seven great-grandchildren.

Preceded by: her parents, three children in infancy, five sisters, Sister Fidelis Vaske OSF, Veronica Vaske, Malaine (Clarence) Majeres, Catherine (Steve) Bortscheller, Rosella (Leonard) Majeres; two brothers, Cletus (Ophelia) Vaske, Alphonse Vaske.

Casket Bearers will be: Mike and Mark Anthony, Nick and Jon Lenox, Larry Feuerstenburg and Mike Majeres.