Earl W. Soper, Sr., age 80, of Storm Lake died Friday, May 6, 2016, at Methodist Manor Retirement Community.
Funeral arrangements will be held on Monday, June 6 at 10 a.m. at the Newell Cemetery with the family present. Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Earl W. Soper, Sr. was born Jan. 3, 1936, in Emmetsburg, the son of Charles and Ester (Boe) Soper.
Earl graduated from Emmetsburg High School.
He was united in marriage to Joyce Norenberg, and they were blessed with six children: Annette, Lynn, Karalyn, Danny, James and Earl Jr.