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Shirley Ann Campe

September 27, 1936 - April 5, 2024

James Klemm

November 3, 1937 - March 28, 2024

Wardden William Smidt

November 14, 1933 - November 10, 2023

Graveside services for Wardden Smidt, of Titonka will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13, 2024, at Ramsey Reformed Cemetery outside of Titonka, with a lunch to follow in the church basement.

John William Berninghaus

August 13, 1941 - April 1, 2024

A funeral service for John Berninghaus, 82, of Algona, was held 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Algona. Visitation took place one hour prior to the service at the church. The committal service took place at East Lawn Cemetery in Algona following the funeral service. Family and friends were welcome to gather for lunch and fellowship at St. Cecelia Presentation Center after the burial.

Karen M. Talbot

May 22, 1935 - March 4, 2024

Karen M. “Kay” Talbot died Monday, March 4, 2024, at the age of 88. A funeral service will be held Saturday, April 6, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Church in Algona. The service will be live-streamed at Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Algona. Her family will greet friends on Friday, April 5, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.  at Grace Church in Algona.

Lisa Uyder

April 20, 1964 - March 7, 2024

Lisa Uyder, 59, of Novato, Calif., passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2024, from complications of a hiatal hernia. Lisa was born on April 20, 1964, to Dwight and Karen Kirchner, in Wayne, Neb.

After Lisa graduated high school, she went on to enter the Army, where she served our country from 1983 to 1986. After completing her service, she started her career in insurance and Hospice care.

Sheridan A. Cook

April 4, 1931 - March 19, 2024

Brian Lee Munyer

December 6, 1952 - March 18, 2024

A graveside service for Brian Munyer, 71, of Ledyard, will be held Tuesday, May 21, 2024, at 3 p.m. at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Bancroft. Brian died Monday, March 18, 2024 at the Titonka Care Center.

Brian Lee Munyer was born Dec. 6, 1952, in Blue Earth, Minn.; son of Fred and Eleanor (Sanders) Munyer. He grew up in Ledyard and graduated from Ledyard High School in 1971.   Brian retired from working in 2020.

Shirley Eileen Schmitt

July 19, 1958 - March 17, 2024

Shirley Schmitt, age 65 of Algona, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2024, at Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital in Rochester, Minn. Funeral service was 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 21 at Lentz Funeral Home in Algona. Visitation was 1:30 p.m. until service time at the funeral home. Services have been entrusted to Lentz Funeral Home of Algona.

Rodney Arthur Schmidt

December 17, 1949 - March 10, 2024

Rodney A. Schmidt, 74, of Burt, died Sunday, March 10, 2024, at Good Samaritan Society, Algona.

His family will greet friends on Saturday, March 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Water’s Edge Nature Center, Algona. Private family graveside services with military honors conducted will be held at a later date at Fenton Township Cemetery, rural Lone Rock.

Scott Bruce Miller

April 16, 1947 - December 21, 2023

Scott Bruce Miller of Prescott, Wis. passed away Dec. 21, 2023, of a lengthy illness.

He was born April 16, 1947 in Algona to Roberta Simpson Miller and Irving “Pudge” Miller.

Scott owned Scott’s Taxidermy and became a Master Taxidermist winning many national awards for his work.

Gerald Soren Pedersen

December 25, 1937 - March 7, 2024

A funeral service for Gerald S. Pedersen, 86, of Ledyard will be held Monday, March 18, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at Bethany Evangelical and Reformed Church in Ledyard. Burial will follow at Highland Home Cemetery in Ledyard with military honors conducted. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 17 at Oakcrest Funeral Services of Bancroft and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.

Linda Kay Davis

August 19, 1947 - March 7, 2024

Funeral service for Linda Davis was held on Tuesday, March 12, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at Oakcrest Funeral Services in Algona. Burial was at the Laurel Hill Cemetery in Irvington.

Linda Kay Davis was born Aug. 19, 1947, in Emmetsburg the daughter of Archie and Edna (O’Clair) Halstead. She grew up in Emmetsburg where she also attended school. After her schooling she moved to Algona and began working as a waitress.

Cherann Marie Eden

February 19, 1941 - March 6, 2024

Funeral services for Cherann Eden were held on Monday, March 11, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at the Wesley Community Church in Wesley. Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery in Wesley.

Patricia Veronica Jorgensen

August 7, 1930 - March 5, 2024

Carol Joan Elmore

September 18, 1937 - March 8, 2024

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