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Michael Toelle

Friday, February 29, 2008

Funeral services for Michael Toelle, 61, of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m., today, Friday, Feb. 29, 2008, at Warner Chapel in Spencer.

Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer.

Mr. Toelle passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, at the VA Hospital in Sioux Falls.

Michael Charles Toelle, the son of Charles and Lavon Toelle was born on Dec. 19, 1946, in Spencer. His childhood years were spent where he was raised, on a farm southwest of Spencer.

Mike graduated from Spencer High School in May 1965, and he was active in 4-H and FFA. He held local and regional offices in the FFA, and received several awards as well as the Iowa Farmer Degree.

Mike attended Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, and enlisted in the United States Navy in 1968, and served in the war in Southeast Asia. Before returning to live in the northwest Iowa and Spencer area, Mike lived in New Jersey and Florida.

Mike held several positions in business, and in recent years was retired for health reasons.

Michael is survived by his parents, Charles and Lavon Toelle of Spencer; brother, Doug Toelle of Houston, Texas; and sister, Patricia Lindsey of Leon.

Warner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.