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Algona Dies, Lung Cancer Funeral services for Art Kiecker, 67, well-known Algona roofing contractor and resident here since 1925, were held Wednesday afternoon at the Minnesota Valley Burial Service, New Ulm, Minn., with burial following there. Mr. Kiecker died two days earlier at the hospital at New Ulm, succumbing to lung cander. He became ill several weeks earlier and went to New Ulm where a sister serves as assistant administrator of the hospital. A. A. (Art) Kiecker was born in 1902. He had been in the roofing business since moving to Algona in 1925. Mr. Kiecker was an avid baseball fan and former umpire in this area. His mother, Mrs. Paul Kiecker, New Ulm, a sister and a brother survive.