Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Oakcrest Funeral Services in Algona, with a rosary prayed at 5:30 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m.
Interment will be at St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery in Whittemore.
She passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2011, at Kossuth Regional Health Center in Algona.
She is survived by her sons, Thomas (Marianne) Fuchsen of Spencer, Kenneth (Elizabeth) Fuchsen of Baranduda, Victoria, Australia, and daughters Karen (Thomas) Houlihan of La Crosse, Wis.; 10 grandchildren: Nicole (Todd) Thomas of Cedar Falls, Benjamin (Stephanie) Fuchsen of Chicago, Ill., Sarah (Casey) Beaver of Spencer; Emma (fiancÚ Peter Avery) Fuchsen of Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia, Joseph Fuchsen and Sophie Fuchsen of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and Hugh Fuchsen of Baranduda, Victoria, Australia; Katie (Brian) MacKenzie of Denver, Colo., Thomas Daly of Dubuque, Molly Rose Daly of Navarre, Fla; nine great-grandchildren: Noel, Natalie and Ella Thomas, Dellis, Samantha and Lily Beaver, and Brody and Liam MacKenzie; one sister: Florence Goff of Sioux City; two brothers: William (Anita) Degen of Algona, and Rev. Jerome A. Degen of Fort Dodge; four sisters-in-law: Virginia Degen of Holstein, Camilla Degen of Omaha, Neb., Ann Degen of Bancroft and Helen Fuchsen of Dwight, Ill., and many nieces and nephews.
Oakcrest Funeral Services of Algona is in charge of arrangements.