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Wanda Burdick

April 6, 1952 — July 29, 2017
Wanda Burdick, 65, formerly of Wesley, passed away at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, July 29.
 A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 6, at Real Time Fellowship in Brookfield, Mo., with the Rev. Tim Kohls officiating.
Wanda was born on April 6, 1952, to Mack and Lula (Fugate) Messer. She married Jeff Burdick, Sr., on June 25, 1971, in Hastings, Mich. 

Judy Stecker

Feb. 11, 1941 — June 19, 2017
Judy Kae Stecker, age 76, of Warsaw, Mo., and formerly of Burt passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, surrounded by her family, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia, Mo. 
Graveside services will be Saturday Aug. 5, at 11 a.m., at the Burt Township Cemetery.  The Lentz Funeral Home in Burt is serving the family.  Condolences may be left at


Geraldine Duffy

Oct. 21, 1929 — July 22, 2017
ALGONA —  A funeral Mass for Geraldine E. Duffy will be held on Friday at 10 a.m., at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona with the Rev. Edward M. Girres officiating.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Algona.  Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., on Thursday, at Oakcrest Funeral Services of Algona, with a Rosary beginning at 5 p.m.

Ervin Winkleman

March 1, 1927 - July 15, 2017
LAKOTA —  A funeral service for Ervin Winkleman, 90, of Lakota, was held Wednesday, July 19, 2017,  at 11 a.m., at Community Chapel, Lakota.  Oakcrest Funeral Services of Buffalo Center in charge of arrangements.  Online condolences may be made to

Lyman Brown

Dec. 11, 1942 — July 13, 2017
Lyman “Lee” Brown, Sr., age 74, of Jasper, Minn., died peacefully on Thursday, July 13, 2017, at his home in Jasper.  A gathering of family and friends was held on Wednesday, July 19, from 2-4 p.m., at the Jasper Community Center in Jasper.  
A burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Jasper.  Arrangements are through the Hartquist Funeral Home – Pipestone Chapel.

Richard Petersen

Jan. 22, 1943 — July 11, 2017
FENTON  —  Dr. Richard A. Petersen, age 74, passed away at his home in Fenton on July 11, 2017.
Services were held on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Burial will be at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery in Fenton at a later date.
Henry-Olson Funeral Home of Fenton is in charge of arrangements.

Janina Thilges

Sept. 27, 1962 — July 15, 2017

Ruth Frideres

April 14, 1946 — July 14, 2017
ALGONA — Ruth Frideres, age 71 of Algona, passed away Friday, July 14, 2017, at her home.
Mass of the Christian Burial took place on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at 11 a.m., at St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona with Rev. Jeremy Wind celebrating. Burial took place in St. Joseph Cemetery in St. Joe. Visitation was held on Monday from 4-7 p.m., with a 4 p.m. Rosary and a 7 p.m., Scripture Service at St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona.

Ann Froehlich

Sept. 4, 1943 — July 7, 2017
ALGONA — A funeral Mass for Ann Froehlich was held on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at 2 p.m., at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona with the Rev. Edward Girres and the Rev. Mr. William Black officiating. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery, Algona.

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

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