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Michael Timothy Moe

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March 10, 1960 - January 28, 2023


Michael Moe, 62, of Algona, passed away on Saturday Jan.  28, 2023, at his home. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 at Lentz Funeral Home in Algona with military rites conducted by the Seely-Walsh American Legion Post #425 of Whittemore.

Michael Timothy Moe, the son of Richard and Marlis (Barber) Moe, was born on March 10, 1960, in Algona. He graduated from Algona High School in 1979. Mike served in the U.S. Navy from 1981-86 and the Rhode Island National Guard from 2004-2008. He then worked surveillance for Raytheon Company aboard the SBX-1 Missile Defense. A few years ago Mike moved back to Algona to be closer to his family.

Mike was a member of the Seely-Walsh American Legion Post #425 of Whittemore. He enjoyed deep sea diving, traveling the world, fishing, golfing, being outdoors and in his younger years, running and bicycling.  Mike passion was riding his Harley’s.

Mike is survived by his sons, Eric Moe of Algona and Kirk Moe of Waukee; a step-daughter, Amanda Lee of Florida; two grandchildren; his mother, Marlis Moe of Algona; brothers, Lindsey (Janelle) Moe of Algona and Mark Moe of Algona; and a sister, Tracy (Mike) Rusch of Minneapolis.  He was preceded in death by his father.

The Lentz Funeral Home of Algona is serving the family, exclusive provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care. Condolences may be left at

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