Longtime Pastor Passes Away
Mon 11-28-2016 
(Milford)-- A longtime lakes area pastor has died. Reverend Bob Vaage, pastor at First Lutheran Church in West Okoboji, died Saturday at Spencer Hospital. He was 57.
A statement released by church officials say the pastor may have suffered a pancreatitis attack or aneurism.
The Bishop of the West Iowa Lutheran Synod is assisting the congregation in the meantime.
Arrangements for Pastor Vaage are pending with the Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Milford.