Scot Dicks

Scot A. Dicks, 49, of Storm Lake, died Monday, March 27, 2017 at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake. 

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 1, at Zion Lutheran Church in rural Storm Lake. Burial was in Newell Cemetery. Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements.

Scot Allen Dicks was born Aug. 8, 1967 in Storm Lake, the son of Robert and Corla (Newman) Dicks.

As an infant, Scot was baptized at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Newell, where he also confirmed his faith in 1981.

He attended school in Newell, graduating from Newell Providence in 1986. Scot continued his education at Westmar College in Le Mars where he graduated in 1990.

On Nov. 21, 1992, Scot was united in marriage to Deanna Hinkeldey at St. John Lutheran Church in Hanover. Together, they were blessed with two sons, Seth and Bryan.

Scot worked for Valero Company in Albert City. Outside of his career, he was a member of Le Mars Toy Club, coached little league baseball and was a Cub Scout Master. Scot was also a faithful member of Zion Lutheran Church in rural Storm Lake.

Scot enjoyed collecting farm toys, playing cards and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. Most of all, he loved cheering on his boys when they played baseball. Scot will be remembered as a loving and caring husband, father, son, brother and friend to many. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Deanna Dicks of Storm Lake; sons: Seth (Emily) Dicks of Ames; Bryan Dicks of Ankeny; mother, Corla Dicks (Tiny Bragg) of Newell; brother, Jason (Lori) Dicks of Storm Lake; three nephews, one niece and extended family and friends.

Scot was preceded in death by his father, Robert Dicks; grandparents: Dale and Marjorie Dicks; Harvey and Margaret Newman; and uncle, J.D. Mahaffey.