Romayne A. Huegerich, 72, of Marcus died at his home following a brief illness. There will be no services. His body was cremated. Burial will be in California at a later date. Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com.
Romayne was born on Nov. 13, 1934 in Carroll to Bernard and Agnes (Koch) Huegerich. He graduated from Storm Lake Public High School in 1953. After his schooling he worked at Hy-Grade Packing Plant in Sioux City. He then moved to Anaheim, Calif. where he owned and operated Public Television, repairing and selling televisions. In 1988 he moved back to Iowa living in Cherokee and then Marcus presently. He did maintenance work at the nursing home in Marcus.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son Steve (2002), and a granddaughter Violet (1995).
He is survived by three sons, Kevin Huegerich of Moreno Valley, Calif., Alex Huegerich and his wife, Jennifer, of San Diego, Calif., Ricky Huegerich of Soledad, Calif.; four grandsons and four granddaughters; one great-grandson; two sisters, Violet Cosgrove and her husband, Ken, of Camarillo, Calif., Agnes Huegerich of Cortez, Colo.