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Richard Ringsdorf

Dec. 7, 1934 —July 6, 2017 
ALGONA — Funeral Mass for Richard “Dick” Ringsdorf was celebrated on Monday, July 10, 2017, at 10 a.m. at St. Cecelia Catholic Church with the Rev. Jeremy Wind officiating. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery with military honors conducted by V.F.W. Post #2541 and American Legion Hagg-Turner Post #90 of Algona.

Carroll Sabin

April 18, 1945 — July 1, 2017
Carroll John Sabin, the son of Leo Thomas and Dorothy Viola (Jennings) Sabin, was born April 18, 1945, in Algona.  He was raised and educated in Algona and moved to Eagle Grove in 1979.

Jacqueline Hutchinson

Aug. 27, 1936 — July 6, 2017
Jacqueline D. Hutchinson, 80, of Coralville, passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at her home.  Per her request there will be no services.
Jacqueline was born on Aug. 27, 1936, to Marvin and Dorothy Landhuis Vander Waal in Hospers. She graduated from Algona High School in 1954 and later University of Northern Iowa in 1958.  

Ida Mae Davis

April 13, 1920 — July 6, 2017
ALGONA — A funeral service for Ida Mae Davis, 97,  was held Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:30 a.m., at Oakcrest Funeral Services of Algona, with Pastor Cindy Finn of First United Methodist officiating. Burial was in East Lawn Cemetery, Algona
Oakcrest Funeral Services of Algona in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made to

William Marshall

Sept. 26, 1928 — June 8, 2017
Military gravesite services for William C Marshall will be at 11 a.m., on Friday, July 21, 2017, at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Irvington.
There will be lunch following at noon at the  Presbyterian Church in Algona. Please stop by to see family and friends even if you are unable to attend the services.

Louise Phillips

June 22, 1925 — July 3, 2017
Louise Phillips, who was born in Algona, went to be with the Lord on July 3, 2017, at Scottish Rite Park.
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Des Moines. 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Scottish Rite Health Care Center or St. Croix Hospice.

Merle Teeter

April 29, 1932 — June 30, 2017

Jerald Garman

May 8, 1939 — June 28, 2017
Jerald Dale Garman was born May 8, 1939, in Burt, the youngest of three sons of William R. and Ruth C. (Kearns) Garman. He grew up in Burt, graduating from Burt High School in 1957 where Jerry was captain of both the basketball and baseball teams. He attended Upper Iowa University on a baseball scholarship.  

Jill Jensen

Feb. 10, 1948 — May 18, 2017
Jill Jensen, 69, passed away on May 18, 2017, at her home in LaCrosse, Wis.
Family gravesite memorial will be held at a later date. Interment will be at Blakjer Cemetery in Fenton.
Jill was born on Feb. 10, 1948, to Ted and Carville Jensen. Jill was trained as a medical secretary, and spent most of her career working in that field at Gunderson Clinic in LaCrosse. 

Allan Wesselmann

Dec. 9, 1937 — June 30, 2017
Funeral Mass for Allan E. Wesselmann, 79 from Bancroft will be Thursday at St. John’s Catholic Church, Bancroft. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday at Oakcrest Funeral Services in Bancroft.  A rosary will be held at 7 p.m. following the visitation on Wednesday.  Interment will be held in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery with military honors.

Howard Swanson

Nov. 14, 1924 — June 26, 2017
LUVERNE — A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the United Methodist Church in Lu Verne. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m., on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at Oakcrest Funeral Services in Lu Verne.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the American Heart Association in his memory.

Vickie Gochenour

July 17, 1957 — June 29, 2017
Vickie S. Gochenour age 59 of Fenton, passed away Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the Kossuth County Hospital. 
Vickie was born July 17, 1957, in Estherville to Virgil and Ruta Finnestad. She was married to Justin Gochenour March 20, 1982 in Missouri Valley.  

Louis Maharas

March 8, 1933 — June 29, 2017

Dennis Reding

Jan. 2, 1957 — June 22, 2017
Funeral Services were held on June 27, at 10:30 a.m., at Geneseo United Methodist Church in Buckingham.
Dennis Reding, 60, of Dysart, died Thursday, June 22, 2017. 
Dennis (Denny) Reding, son of June and late Marcell Reding was born on Jan. 2, 1957, in Algona.

Janice Hoover

Dec. 29, 1960 — June 20, 2017   
BURT — A funeral service for Janice Hoover was held on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 10:30 a.m., at Ramsey Reformed Church in rural Titonka.

Roger Foley

April 13, 1932 — June 19, 2017
ALGONA — Roger Foley, age 85 of Algona, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society in Algona. Memorial services were held on Friday, June 23 at 2 p.m., at First Lutheran Church in Algona with Rev. Norm Bauer officiating. Burial took place at South St. John’s Cemetery near Cylinder.  Military rites conducted by Algona American Legion Hagg-Turner Post No. 90 and Algona VFW Post No. 2541.

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