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i-Algona (la.) Upper Des Mdlnes Tuesday, February 28, 1956 Alfred Miller Rife^ttiVerne, February 20 LuVerne — Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday afternoon, Feb. 20, In the Evangelical United Brethren Church for Alfred Miller, long time resident of LuVerne and vicinity. Rev. J. Paul Stevens officiated. Burial was in the LuVerne Cemetery with Slake Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Miss Jean, Hefti; organist, accompanied Mrs Albert Hefti, soloist. • Casket bearers were Henry Marty, William Marly, C. B. Huff, Jess Lindebak, Lawrence Hof and William Ristau. Alfred Miller was born at Cedar; Falls, Iowa on March 3, 186V and passed away at a Fort Dodge hospital, Feb. 16, at the age of 88. Mr Miller was a member, of the Evangelical United Brethren Church. In 1881 he moved to a farm near LuVerne. In 1923 he retired and made his home in Lu- Verne. On Dec. 17, 1893 he was united in marriage to Sophia Hof. Three sons were born to this union, Leslie, Lyell and Milo. Mr Miller was preceded in death by his wife, a son Leslie, seven brothers and four sisters and his parents. Surviving are the two sj)ns, Lyell and Milo Miller of LuVerne. News Of Service M en \ 2nd Lt. Lyell Holmes who spent two weeks with his parents, left Feb. 5 for San Francisco, Calif., where he left Feb. 9, arriving in Japan, Feb. 10. He has now been assigned Basic Training Officer. 2nd Lt. and Mrs Dean Ramus of Cheyenne, Wyo. are spending two weeks with their parents, Mr and Mrs J. A. Ramus and Mr and Mrs Harry Fleming in Corwith Their new assignment is at Edwards Air Base, Calif. Auxiliary Meeting The Legion Auxiliary, met Feb. 20,; Lest You 'Forget, committee rnade cards ready 'to send to •twOi-'sick members.. Mrs Van Hahsen ;a ( hd; Estlier , Merlcle. : A donation has been made for a memorial for Mrs Arthur Riley member'of the unit. Mrs Bertie C. Ramus reported" $23.65 collected for the March of Dimes. Mrs Lloyd Smith was named to compile the resolutions and by laws made during the existence of the auxiliary .since its organization. 1 Hostess.were Mrs C. B. Huff, Mrs Ray Stone, Mrs Carl Swanson and 'Mrs Guy Giddings. Mr and Mrs Donald Bennett of • Goldfield were. Wednesday evening dinner guests of. Mr and Mrs George- Johnson, Jean and Joan. They were former neighbors here. '.>.'" Mrs Jessie Sanford was taken by her son, Mr and Mrs Wayne Sanford 'and Connie Jean to Ernmctsburg to spend a week with her sister, Mrs Belle Harrison. Mr and Mrs Delmar Blankenhagen and children of Fort Dodge visited Friday and Saturday with her mother, Mrs Eleanoru Eustace. Mr and Mrs Earl Manning visited recently in Perry witli Mr and Mrs L. R. Santcc, brother of Mrs Manning. Mr and Mrs Ray Agard and Gary entertained guests lor clin- ner Monday evening, Feb. 20, in honor of the llth birthday of their daughter.Linda Rae. Guests were her grandparents, Mr and Mrs Cyril Woodsen, Eagle Grove. Mrs Alice Agard, Goldfield, and the great grandmother, Mrs Anna Wncdsen of Fort Dodge. Linda Rue received gifts from her relatives. Mr and Mrs E. C. Marty, Mr and Mrs Donald Marty, Mr and Mrs Lawrence Marty, sun, Norman, Eleanor Sclnviclder of Hardy were Sunday dinner guests in the Mrs Barbara Elmer home the mother of Mrs E. C. Marty in Renwiek. The dinner was in honor of the wedding anniversaries of E. C. Marty's and Lawrence Marty's also birthdays of E. C. Marty, Norman Marty, all of them taking place in February. Neighborhood girl friends. Cassandra Skogmo, Jan Roos and Sally Prior went to have birthday cake and ice cream with Patti Harris after school Tuesday in tin: home of her parents. Dr. and Mrs Jack Harris as she celebrated her ninth birthday. Her sister, Mona Harris was also a Kuusl. Patti received gifts iron; her friends. Mr and Mrs Stanley Genricli entei tainecl quests for dinner Tuesday evening in honor of tlu birthday of her mother, Mrs John Bockes. Guests included Mr and Mrs Bockes, Kathy, Verlann- Johnson and Junior llardcupl. Mrs Bockes and Junior ll;u\|- copf share the same date Fell •20. Mr and Mrs Kdward Ik-hnken- dorf, his sister, Mrs Stanley Riu- del, accompanied by their uncli Ail Dietriech of Rodman dn,v to Iowa City Wednesday to visit their mother and sister, Mrs Amelia Behnkendorf who is a sui- «ical patient in the University hospital there. Peter Blumfr was taken to tin l,ulh(-"-;in hospital. Fort Dudye Sunday for medical observatinr and treatment. Mr and Mi's Robert Barber at tended the funeral of his cousi;i Glen Barber in Rodman Wednesday. Mr Barber. 51 years, died suddenly of a heart attack. Mrs Cecil Baker was hostess Tuesday evening to the Birthday Bi ;dge Club in her home. Mr.- Bertie: C. Ramus and Mrs Gil bert Hojwen were substitute players., Three tables of contract was played with honor's Mrs Hugh S"hirk, Mrs C. B. ,Huff and Mfg Ramus, Refresmenls were served. . Mr and Mrs Lawrence Marty, son, ftorman and Eleariore SCh- widder of Hardy, Mr and Mrs Donald Marty went loathe home of their parents, Mr and Mrs E. C. Marty Tuesday ~ evening to help Mr Marty celebrate hts birthday, They brought the birthday cake and. ice cream for refreshments and gifts for their father. Mr arid Mrs Edmund Vorland of'Clear Lake became the parents of their first child a ..eight pound and one ounce son, Eugene Dale, in the Mercy hospital, Mason City, Feb. 15! Mrs Vorland is the former Alice Mae Jensen, daughter of Mr and Mrs Nels Jensen. Mrs R. M. Hall, south of LuVerne, is the other grandmother. Mr and Mrs William Gray ot Eagle Grove became the parents of their first child a seven pound daughter Pamela Ann born in Mercy hospital, Fort Dodge, Feb. 23. Mrs Gray is the former Nancy Dimler, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ralph Dimler of Lu- Verne. Mr and Mrs Peder'Hjilmeland have now received word from their daughter, Aslough, telling her address is Room C 32,'General Hospital, Iowa City. Mr and Mrs- Harry Naffziger took As- lough to the hospital in Iowa City for medical treatment. Mr and Mrs Chester Sill have had as guests the past few days her brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs George W. Schenck of Arcadia,. Calif. The last of January Mr and Mrs Sill drove to visit her brother, Mr and Mrs M. H. Paine in Washington, D. C. Mr and Mrs Schenck flew to the Nation's Capitol to join them for the visit. They then accompanied the Sill's here for a visit with relatives. : TITONKA NEWS Mr arid Mrs Paul Thacker Jr. of Rock Rapids are the parents of a son born Thursday noon, Feb. 23, at Rock Rapids hospital. The bah$y weighed 6 Ib. 4 oz. Mrs Thacker is the daughter of Mrs Anna Alke and Paul is the son of- Mr and Mrs Paul Thacker Sr. •of Titonka. Mr and Mrs Thacker have another son, Paul. Mr and Mrs Harvey Graham entertained Mr and Mrs Harvey Graham Jr. of-Algona, Mr and Mrs Donald Graham and Fred Jennings of Sexton for dinner Sunday. Afternoon' callers were Mr and Mrs Joe Boekelman, Mr and Mrs Roy .Clark of Bu'rt, Ruth Grah,am,' Marnmie Godden, Wes Mains and Joe Smith, all of Algona. Mr" and" Mrs Alvin Honk'en have rented the Ted Rike houSe in Titonka .and plan to move Mar. 1. This, is the former house Mr and Mrs Clarence Ackerman lived in and they are moving to their house they recently bought of Mrs Pete Hansen/ They also plan to move March 1. Mr and Mrs Art Hench and boys were at Belmond Sunday where they visited., Mrs Alret EzafslH at the* Selmohd hospital Mrs,E2a t rskl is MfS Hehoh's mo* ther Who liVSs at flrltt. 'Mr and Mrs Qeorge Sachau Phyllis and Debby,. and Mr' and Mrs Willard Charlson and family of Forest City, were Sunday callers at the John Sachau home. Mr ..and Mrs Nick Heesch and Mrs Anna Swyter and Amanda Heesch of Des Moines were Sunday afternoon visitors: at the Herman Welhousen home, Cecil Welhousen,-son of Mr arid Mrs .WelhoUsen, is confined to his home <vith the chicken <pox. Mrs Vern Rafdal returned from the Buffalo Center hospital Sun day after a few days stay. Mrs Jerry Radig of Lone Rock came up to get her mother, Mrs Anna Alke, ahiji take her to, her home for the night and on Saturday Mr and Mrs Gerald Radlg and Mrs Louis Seegebarth . will drive to Rock Rapid£ .to visit Mr and Mrs Paul Thacker Jr. and get acquainted with their grandson and nephew. Mrs Alke stayr ed there for; a week and 'thd others came home Sunday. Younj» Paul Thacker came home to stay for a week or two with Mr and Mrs Gerald Radlg. Fred Jennings of Sexton has bought the Richard Kuchen- reuther house west of Harvey Graham's and plans to move there March 1. Mrs Fred Thacker entertained her 500 Club Thursday afternoon with three tables. Mrs Paul Thacker, .Mrs Betty Harms and Mis Amos Krominga, were guests. Mrs George Sachau, Mrs Esther Pqterson and Mrs Girtrich won prizes. Mr and Mrs Clarence Ackerman have bought the former Pete .Hansen house and will move there March 1. Mr and Mrs Pete Callies were called Friday and told of the serious illness of Mrs Callies' father, John Rolfsema of Des Moines. They left immediately for Des Moines and he passed away Sunday, Feb. 19. Mr and Mrs Dick Kuchen- reuther are the parents of a baby boy born Friday Feb. 17. Mr and Mrs Kuchenreuther are _ former residents of Titonka and aVe now living at Rolfe. 'For Quality Premiums Scobbti's Skelly SERVICE — Algona * World's Lowest Consumption Motor Oil! .. if any, between changes! Let us measure the difference with your own engine's "dipstick"! See for yourself just how many quarts you save with Skelly Supreme Motor Oil. 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