The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 21, 1965 · Page 6
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Ex-Implement Man At Burt Dies Friday BURT - James Chrlstensen, 71, died Friday morning at his home in Burt of a heart attack. He was born May 21, 1894 at Newell, Iowa, the son of Hans and Julia Christensen. At the age of 10 he came to Ringsted where he grew up and received his education. He was married June 14, 1924 to Thecla Koestler at Algona. They lived at Titonka where he worked in the implement business. In 1926, they moved to Burt and one year later he opened his own garage and implement business. He retired in 1956. Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Betty, Tulsa, Okla.; one son, Lt. David Christensen, USMC, who arrived Sunday from Viet Nam, one brother, Sigurd, Dolliver. His parents, one brother and one sister preceded him in death. He served with the 64th Inf. Reg. of the U. S. Army during World War n, seeing overseas duty. He was a member of the school board for 13 years and town council for many years. Family services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 and at 2:30 at St. John's Lutheran church, Burt, with Rev. William Scheer officiating. Burial will be in Burt Twp. cemetery and Garry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. County School Board Names An Attorney The proposed merger of the Ledyard school and portions of four other districts in the north end of Kossuth county was discussed at length by the Kossuth board of educaton during a meeting at the courthouse Wednesday night. Gordon Winkel, county attorney, who will represent the board as result of a petition filed by the districts in district court here last week, could not be present at the meeting. The petition filed last week dealt with the county board's decision against the proposed reorganization Nov. 24. It claimed the board's action was erroneous and appealable and the districts involved asked the court to order the county board to comply with the Code of Iowa in approving the original petition for a vote upon reorganization. The appeal also asks that the court enter an order reversing the board's decision and to order the board to comply with legal provisions and approve the petition and to call an election on the proposed reorganization. The board also discussed the establishment of an area vocational school, with a junior college in conjunction, possibly, at the meeting. Kossuth at the present time is studying the possibility, along with Palo Alto, Emmet, Clay and Dickinson counties, with one school to serve the entire district. Mary Boever, Titonka, Dies; Funeral Held Mrs. Mary Boever, 75, of Titonka died at 12:40 a. m, Thursday of a cardiac failure at Holy Family hospital at Estherville, She had been ill just two days. Mrs, Boever was born July 17, 1890 in St. Paul. In 1915 she married Fred Boever at Minong, Wis. and the couple farmed more than 40 years in Grand township and Armstrong areas. Mr. Boever died in 1945. Survivors include four daughters and five sons. They are: Mrs. Bob Smith of Winterhaven, Fla.; Mrs. Lawrence Bona of Staples, Minn., Betty Boever of Minneapolis, Mrs. Joe Baard of Olympia, Wash., Arnold of Titonka, Manfred of Swea City, Norman of Bancroft, Marvin and Donald, both of Estherville. Also among the survivors are two brothers and a sister, Mike Paulus of Saskatchewan, Canada, Joe of Minneapolis, Mrs. Mel* vin Murray of Pleasanton, Calif, and 23 grandchildrn. Funeral service were at 9:30 a, ra. Saturday at St. John's Catholic church at Bancroft, with Msgr. J. H. Schultes officiating, Burial was at the church cemetery with Garry Funeral Home of Bancroft in charge. Hold Graveside Rites Here For Leek Infant Graveside rites were held at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens Dec. 10 for the premature son of Mr. and Mrs. William Leek. The baby, named Alan Craig, was born at St. Ann hospital Dec. 9 and only lived 2 hrs. Mrs. Leek, is the former Joanne Rochleau. There is a daughter, Sharon Kay, 4 1/2 yrs. old. Robert Bell Funeral Held Here Saturday Funeral services for Robert Bell, 77, retired Algona farmer and carpenter, were held at 2 p. m. Saturday in Trinity Lutheran church here, with Rev.. G. J.C.Gerike officiating. Burial followed at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens and McCullough Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Marvin and Alfred Bell, Norman Gade, Martin and Alfred Meyer and Wilbur Roeber. Mr. Bell, a resident here for the past 29 years, died Wednesday morning at St. Ann hospital. He had been returned to Algona from University hospital, Iowa City, Dec. 6. Robert Henry Fred Bell, son of Ferdinand and Maria Voss Bell, was born Dec. 28, 1887 on a farm near Whittemore. He married Anna Augusta Schmeling there April 11, 1912 and they farmed at West Bend, Whittemore and Lotts Creek before moving to Algona in 1936. He was preceded in death by his wife. Survivors include a daughter, Luella (Mrs. Edwin Wittkopf), Algona, a son, Loren, Algona; a brother, William, West Bend; two sisters, Mrs. Matilda Meyer and Mrs. Lucy Roeber, Whittemore; four half-brothers, Hugo Gade, Algona, Herman Gade, Fenton, Edwin Gade, Whittemore, and Werner Gade, West Bend; two half-sisters, Mrs. Emil Bierstedt, Fenton, and Mrs. Dora Faulstick, Whittemore; and five grandchildren. Rites Held For Nellie Clark Funeral services for Mrs. Roy (Nellie) Clark, 76, lifelong Burt resident, were held at 2 p. m. Saturday at the Burt Methodist church with Rev. Merlin c. Davies officating. Burial was at Hurt Township cemetery with the Garry Funeral Home of Bancroft in charge. Mrs. Clark was born Dec. 25, 1#89 at Burt. She attended Burt schools and March 1, 1927 married Roy Clark at Armstrong. He preceded her in death in 1963. There were no children. Survivors include five brothers, Harvey and Dwight Graham of Titonka, Clarence of Adel, Maurice of Algona and Jay of Burtj six sisters, Mrs. Edith Crook of Mason City, Mrs. Fred Jennings and Mrs. Robert Rings- . dorf, both of Titonka, Mrs. John Wasson, Mrs. Jake Godden, Mrs. Leo Fox, all of Algona. Mrs. Clark was a member of the Burt Methodist church and its WSCS and was active in the American Legion Auxiliary until ill health forced her to retire. Ralph Campbell Rites Held At Fenton Church Ralph Camplell, 72, farmer in the Seneca aroa for 50 years, died about 6 *. m. Wednesday at Holy Family hospital in Estherville. He had been hospitalized about two weeks with cancer. He was born May 5, 1893 at Irvington, and married Leah Brass of Seneca. The couple farmed in the area for about 50 years. She died in 1955. He married Mrs. Gertrude Dale of Algona in 1956. Survivors are his wife, Gertrude, who is .a resident of Hofstader Nursing Home in Estherville, three children, Mrs. Otis Opsal of Estherville, Kenneth of Barnes City, Duane of Swea City and two step-children, Mrs. Algono, (la.) Upper DM Mofn«« tu«doy, Oteember 21, 1965 CHRISTMAS CHECK LIST D PARKAS D TIMEX WATCHES D ALL WEATHER COATS D THERMAL UNDERWEAR D WESTERN BOOTS D OVERSHOES D INSULATED WONDER WEAR D SPORT SHIRTS D SWEAT SHIRTS D AMERICAN TOURISTER LUGGAGE D MEN'S & BOYS' SWEATERS D INSULATED JACKETS D BINOCULARS D BILLFOLDS D KEY CHAINS D WATCH BANDS D TRANSISTOR RADIOS D TENTS, CAMP GEAR g •*•:.+ * :'•&'• < ' *• Speaking For All Of Us... Director! 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