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Alvina Imoehl

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Alvina M. Imoehl, 93, of New Hampton passed away of natural causes on Thursday, December 10, 2020, at New Hampton Nursing and Rehab. A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 15 at Holy Family Parish in New Hampton with Father Brian Dellaert celebrating. PLEASE JOIN THE FAMILY VIA FACEBOOK LIVE ON CONWAY-MARKHAM FUNERAL HOME'S FACEBOOK PAGE. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in New Hampton. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral Mass at the church on Tuesday. We encourage those attending services to ensure mask wearing and social distancing guidelines. Online condolences may be left at www.conway-markhamfh.com. Alvina Mary was born March 19, 1927, the daughter of Joseph and Julia (Kuennen) Kriener on the family farm near St. Lucas, IA. She was the oldest child having three sisters and two brothers. Alvina attended St. Luke's Catholic School in St. Lucas. After completing her education, Alvina cared for her younger siblings and farm families nearby. While attending a dance in Lawler, Alvina met the love of her life, Jerome Imoehl. The couple was united in marriage on September 11, 1945, at St. Luke's Catholic Church in St. Lucas. Jerome and Alvina welcomed four children, Judy, Russell, Kevin and Juley. Together they farmed near Protivin and New Hampton until they purchased a farm near Lourdes, IA, finally retiring in 1985. Alvina and Jerome remained on the farm until they returned to New Hampton in 2000. Alvina was an active member of Holy Family Parish in New Hampton, officer and active member of the Our Lady of Lourdes Rosary Society, Merry Makers Club, Happy Hooker Crochet Club, and Farm Bureau. She enjoyed square dancing and was a member of the Tenderfoots Square Dance Club. Alvina enjoyed playing cards in various card groups in Elma and New Hampton. Since July 1992, Jerome and Alvina began the tradition of vacationing with their entire family, which included making doughnuts, crafting, playing unlimited card games, and being honored on the Mother's Wall at the Mary, Mother of Church Shrine in Laurie, MO. Most of all, Alvina loved spending time with her family. Those left to cherish Alvina's memory are her children Judy (Dick) Taylor of New Hampton, IA, Russell (Mary) Imoehl of Garner, IA, Kevin (Sue) Imoehl of Oelwein, IA, and Juley Imoehl of Ames, IA; her grandchildren, Tamie (Shanon) Maloy, Renae (Jared) Grimes, T.J. (Karen) Taylor, Kristi (Cory) Malek, Michelle (Dennis) Chizek, Melissa (Andy) Eldridge, Laura (Jeff) Rasmussen, Sandy (Mark) Fox, and Jordan (Erin) Imoehl; great grandchildren; Douglas (Ashley) Feldmann, Eric Feldmann, Lexie Maloy, Bryce Maloy, Grace Maloy, Dylan Maloy, Cassandra (Kevin Boyd) Youngblut, Savannah Grimes, Aiden Grimes, Jacob (Leah Graham) Malek, Nick Malek, Carson Malek, Samantha Chizek, Shelby Chizek, Brady Eldridge, Carter Eldridge, Grace Rasmussen, Caleb Rasmussen, Zachary Rasmussen, Faith Rasmussen, and Owen Fox; great great-grandchildren CJ Youngblut, Kaliyah Boyd and Aria Feldman; her sisters, Alice Klimesh, Rosalie Pickar and Doris Weigel; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Kriener and Marilyn Kriener, along with numerous nieces and nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jerome, on February 15, 2010; her brothers Henry Kriener, Edward Kriener and brothers-in-law, Glen Klimesh, Jim Pickar and Jack Weigel.

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  1. Alvina always took pride in reporting the progress and accomplishments of her children and grandchildren when we visited her. Her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren in return elevated her with the honor deserved by her life well-lived.

  2. In Deepest Sympathy May you find comfort in the memories that are yours to cherish always, and strength in the companionship of those who share your loss. In Faith. Di and Reecee Kovarik and special friend Roger Craft

  3. Judy and family, I enjoyed Alvina over the many years as she always remembered me as the Speltz girl. She was a special person and I know she is in good hands now. She was just that wonderful.

  4. My thoughts and prayers to all of Alvina’s family. I so enjoyed visiting and having coffee with her when we could visit at the nursing facility for Mass but that was some time ago.

  5. Thinking of you Judy and the rest of your family for your loss. Wonderful memories will remain with all who knew your mother.

  6. To Judy, Russell, Kevin and Juley Sorry for the loss of your mother. Your mother and dad raised an incredible family Love and prayers, Your Aunt, Doris

  7. Dear Judy and Dick, we are saddened upon learning of your mothers passing. Mike and Annemarie showalter and family.

  8. In loving memory of your grandmother. Thinking of you and sending love. – the Leos, Hustons, Millers, Marshalls, Wagners, Rohrers and Gilmartins –

  9. Regards to Alvins’s family, who are her legacy. I enjoyed hearing about life on the farm as she cared for her brothers and sisters. She had a droll sense of humor and deep fairh.

  10. So sorry to hear about Aunt Alvinas passing. May the wonderful memories with family bring peace to you all. Lisa and Kevin Brandt

  11. Our deepest sympathy to the families 🙏 I would visit with her when I came to see mom , when we still could 🙏

  12. So sorry for the loss of your mother, mother in law , Grandma and our Aunt Alvina. We have fond memories growing up and being with your family. I remember her loving to laugh and enjoying family time. Much love to you all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Lori and David Ceilley .

  13. Thoughts and prayers sent to you all. Remembering the GOOD OLE DAYS. Now they can ALL play cards together again❤️❤️

  14. Our deepest sympathies to you Judy and all of Alvinas family. May you find comfort in your cherished memories. Alvina was very kind -hearted always had a smile and friendly greeting. May she rest in peace.

  15. So sorry to hear of your mothers passing. Dr. Kevin and family, you are in our prayers during this difficult time. Know that she is resting in the as of our Lord in a better place. Monte Deb Johnson North Fort Myers. FL.

  16. We extend our sympathy to all the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We have many fond memories of Alvina.

  17. Imoehl Family, We were so sorry to read in the paper of the death of your mother. I enjoyed doing your mothers hair where we had wonderful conversations. Both your parents were great neighbors and friends to our family. Its sad that at this time we are not able to share memories in person, but know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Again our deepest sympathy. Dan and Betty McGrane

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