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Larry Fellows Dec. 8, 1941 - Jan. 12, 2010

Monday, January 18, 2010

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Larry Fellows, age 68, of Alta, died Jan. 12, 2010 at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.

Funeral Services were held on Friday, Jan. 15, 2010 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Burial was in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake was in charge of the arrangements.

Larry Edward Fellows was born on Dec. 8, 1941 in Storm Lake, the son of Edward and Evelyn (Eickhoff) Fellows. He was baptized as an infant in the St. John Lutheran Church in Storm Lake and later affirmed his faith as a youth when he was confirmed in the same church. Larry received his education in Sulpher Springs where he graduated in 1960.

On Feb. 27, 1961, Larry entered into the United States Army, spending thirty-two months in Germany. He was honorably discharged on Feb. 11, 1964.

After returning home from the military, he worked at Robinson Dairy in Storm Lake. He was employed at Wilson Foods/Continental Deli in Cherokee, for twenty-nine and a half years until his retirement.

Larry's hobbies included working on his 1974 Duster and lawn mowers. He mowed many lawns for people in the Alta Community. Larry was an avid supporter of organ donation after being a recipient himself. Larry treasured spending time with his family and he enjoyed his grandchildren and their activities immensely.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Mary of Alta; his children, James (Dawn) Fellows of Blue Earth, Minn.; Diana Fellows of Alta; his grandchildren: Jonathan (Kelly) Hagedorn; Morgen Hagedorn; Tyler Fellows; Natali Fellows and Kenadee Fellows; his sister, Cynthia McChesney of Storm Lake; nephew, Jason McChesney; brothers and sisters-in-law: Reverend Herman and Delores Glienke of Miami Springs, Fla. and Harold and Lorraine Hinkeldey of Storm Lake. Extended family and friends.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Evelyn Fellows; his brother, Clark "Butch" Fellows; his father and mother-in-law, Albert and Hazel Otto.