Ralph Bormann, age 73 of Algona, passed away Nov. 27, 2019, at the Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg. Funeral services were 10 a.m., Monday, Dec. 2, at the Apostolic Christian Church in West Bend. Visitation was 3-5 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 1, at the Lentz Funeral Home of Algona.
Ralph Ernest Bormann, the son of Lorenz and Julia (Thilges) Bormann, was born July 31, 1946, in Algona, Iowa. On Aug. 3, 1984, Ralph was united in marriage with Melanie Mogler in Algona. Ralph worked as a farmer. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his grandchildren, and attending auctions.
Left to cherish Ralph’s memory are his wife of 35 years, Melanie of Algona; children, Pamela Bormann of Algona, Becky (Douglas) Godfrey of Algona and Jeffery Bormann of Algona; four grandchildren, Dylan, James, Jaxon and Elisabeth; two brothers, Leo (Irene) Bormann of Lu Verne and Alvin (Patricia) Bormann of Lu Verne; and his sister Edna Kirsch of Bode. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Beatrice Capesius.
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