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Elva Barglof

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

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Funeral services for Mrs. Elva Barglof, 71, of Spencer, will take place at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Jason Oleson will officiate the service.

There will be no visitation.

Elva passed away Sunday, July 27, 2008, at Spencer Hospital.

Elva LaRue Barglof, the daughter of Lloyd and Margorie (Lowe) Zesiger, was born July 31, 1936, in Spirit Lake. Her childhood years were spent in Moneta, Alta, and Everly, Iowa. She graduated from Everly High School.

On June 25, 1960, Elva was united in marriage to Duane Barglof, in Omaha, Neb. Following their marriage they lived in Spencer for 28 years. Following their divorce, Elva moved to Okoboji where she lived presently. She worked for Pixler Electric, Eddie Quinn's, and most recently owned antique shops in Spencer and Okoboji.

Elva had an antique call-in show aired on KICD where listeners could call in with antique questions.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Joyce Ohden; and one brother, Verlyn Zesiger.

Elva is survived by one daughter, Rickaya Dawn Barglof Steffens and her husband, Todd Steffens of Spencer; and two brothers: Merlyn Zesiger of Omaha, Neb. and Bill Zesiger of Everly.

Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of arrangements.