Irene Ruth (Laabs) Wolf was born July 7, 1921, in rural Fenton, daughter of Reinhold and Martha (Mienke) Laabs. Irene died Saturday, July 6, 2019, at the Algona Manor Care Center. She was 97. A visitation was from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Friday, July 12, at Oakcrest Funeral Services, Bancroft. A graveside service was held at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, July 12, at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Bancroft. Online condolences may be left at www.oakcrestfuneralservices.com.