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Louis Jaeger

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Funeral services for Louis Jaeger, 100, of Apache Junction, Ariz., formerly of Spencer, will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011, at First Baptist Church in Spencer.

Interment will be at Trimello Cemetery in rural Royal, Ia.

Louis Fredrick Jaeger was born Dec. 4, 1910, on a farm near Royal, Ia., the son of Carl and Anna (Claussen) Jaeger. Louis was united in marriage to Leona Jipson on Feb. 14, 1933 in Sanborn, Ia. They were blessed with one daughter.

Louis began farming in the 1930's and farmed in Iowa and Minnesota until 1956. The couple then moved to Nebraska where they operated a motel and filling station. In 1964, they moved to Spencer. Louis was a member of First Baptist Church in Spencer.

He is survived by a daughter, Sharon Hollinger and her husband, Tim of Apache Junction, Ariz.; grandchildren: Cari Marshall, Lisa Green, and Nathan Hollinger; and great-grandchildren: Cassie, Joshua, Austin, Jamison, Anna, Emily and Isabel.

He was preceded in death by his wife; six brothers; and three sisters.