1923-2013

Edward J. Wilkens, 89, of Fort Dodge, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at the Marian Home.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday Jan. 12, in the chapel of Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church with the Rev. Shane Deman officiating at a Mass of Christian burial.

Burial will be in Corpus Christi Cemetery with military rites conducted by VFW Post 1856.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. There will be a Knights of Columbus rosary at 6:30 p.m. and a vigil at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.

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