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Marjorie Lavrenz

March 13, 1922 — Aug. 21, 2017
BURT — Marjorie Lavrenz, age 95, of Burt, passed away on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at the Clarion Wellness and Rehabilitation Center.  
Funeral services was held at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, Aug. 26, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Burt, with Rev. Mark Lavrenz officiating.  Burial was held in the Burt Township Cemetery.  Visitation was 4 – 8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 25, at the Church. 

James Capesius

April 22, 1933 — Aug. 23, 2017
LU VERNE — James Capesius, age 84, of Lu Verne died on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at the Algona Good Samaritan Care Center.  Mass of the Christian Burial was held on Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Joseph, with Rev. Peter Nguyen celebrating.  Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Donna Lemkee

Nov. 25, 1932 — Aug. 22, 2017
ALGONA — Donna Lemkee, age 84, of Algona passed away peacefully at her home on Aug. 22, 2017.  Visitation was held Friday August 25th at Lentz Funeral Home in Algona. 

Duane Hilsabeck

Dec. 17, 1964 — Aug. 28, 2017
ALGONA — A funeral service for Duane Hilsabeck, 52, of Algona, will be held on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at 11 a.m., at the Burt Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dr. Glenn Wilson officiating.  Burial will be in Burt Township Cemetery next to his mother, Doris.  His family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday.

John Uhlenhake

March 14, 1927 — Aug. 23, 2017
After a courageous yearlong battle with illness, and with the same fierceness of his beloved Iowa Hawkeyes, John (Jack) Uhlenhake was reunited with his Heavenly Father and beloved wife Delores on Aug. 23, 2017.

Jerry Hogan

Nov. 18, 1962 — Aug. 27, 2017
Jerry Hogan, 54, of Sioux Falls, S.D., died unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at his home.  

Pauline Medin

March 6, 1917 — Aug. 8, 2017
Pauline (Paula) Milby Medin died on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake at the age of 100.  

Dolores Hovey

Aug. 6, 1930 — Aug. 20, 2017
Dolores Mae Hovey, 87, of Waterloo, died Sunday, Aug. 20, at Pinnacle Specialty Care in Cedar Falls. 

Beverly Jean “Bussie” Voehl

April 14, 1929 — Aug. 13, 2017
Beverly Jean “Bussie” Voehl, 88, of Lakefield, Minn., formally of Burt, passed away on Sunday, August 13th, at the South Shore Care Center in Worthington.  Funeral services will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rost Township, on Saturday, August 19th, beginning at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jeff Sage officiating.  Burial will take place following the service at the church cemetery.

Yukie Almond

Nov. 8, 1932 — Aug. 11, 2017
ALGONA — Memorial services for Yukie Almond will be planned at a later date.
Yukie Ogawa Almond passed away Aug. 11, 2017, at the Kossuth Regional Health Center in Algona. She was born in Osaka, Japan on Nov. 8, 1932. She became one of five children born to Shizue and Koichiro Ogawa. The other four are, Kazuo, Fumiko, Minoru and Yoshiaki.

Richard Boisjolie

Jan. 29, 1925 — Aug. 8, 2017
ALGONA — Funeral Mass for Richard “Dick” Boisjolie was celebrated on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. with the Rev. Edward Girres officiating. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery with military honors provided by V.F.W. Post #2541 and Hagg-Turner American Legion Post #90 of Algona.

Janet Scuffham

Jan. 28, 1936 — Aug. 10, 2017
ALGONA — Janet Scuffham, age 81 of Algona, passed away Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society in Algona. 
Funeral services will be held on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at 10:30 a.m., at First United Methodist Church in Algona with Rev. Cynthia Finn officiating. Burial will take place at East Lawn Cemetery in Algona. 

Robert Kiess

June 25, 1940 — Aug. 9, 2017
ALGONA — Robert Earl Kiess was born on June 25, 1940, in Charles City, the son of Earl and Ruth (Mosher) Kiess. He graduated from Colwell High School in 1958. After high school, Robert attended Hamilton Business College where he studied office equipment, graduating in 1960. In August of 1963, Bob was drafted into the Army and was honorably discharged in August of 1965.

Edgar Turner

Nov. 25, 1922 — Aug. 10, 2017
Edgar William Turner, age 83, died peacefully on Aug. 10, 2017, at Bethany on 42nd in Fargo, N.D., after complications of a fractured hip in June.

Edward Kisch

Aug. 21, 1934 — Aug. 7, 2017
ALGONA — Funeral Mass for Edward Kisch was celebrated on Friday, August 11, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Cecelia Catholic Church with the Rev. Edward Girres officiating. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery.

John W. Boehm

Feb. 15, 1934 — Aug. 8, 2017
John William Boehm, 83, of Clear Lake passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City. 
Memorial services were conducted at Zion Lutheran Church, 112 N. 4th St., Clear Lake, on Aug. 12, 2017, with the Rev. Steve Bang officiating. The service started at 11 a.m., with refreshments following. Inurnment will be at the Good Hope Lutheran Cemetery in Titonka at a later date. 

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