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Albert Frank "Tobe" Ahn
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1926
Monroe County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 2010
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Albert Frank "Tobe" Ahn, 84, of Albia, passed away early Thursday morning, Nov. 18, 2010, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

Tobe was born on Aug. 30, 1926, in Albia to Wiley and Lela(Spinks)Ahn. He grew up and attended school in Albia. After school, Albert married Gertrude McCombs on May 20, 1948, in Albia; they were blessed with 62 years of marriage.

Tobe worked at John Morrell's for 28 years before its closing in 1973. Then he worked in Albia for 16 years at Monroe County Activity Center. Tobe also worked at Gambles making store deliveries. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of The Eagles Club #3583 and was a 1-2 member of the American Legion Howard Cessna Post 136, both of Albia.

Tobe is survived by his wife, Gertrude Ahn of Albia; his children, Judy Ahn(Shawn Bradshaw)of Albia and Trudy(Adrian)McDowell of Des Moines; four grandchildren, Josh Smith(Sandie Robertson), Sarah(Derek)Peine, Angie(Shawn)Reeves and Mendy Mayo; 10 great-grandchildren, Gage, Drew, Jaycee Smith, Nick, Max, Isabel and Gus Peine, Phoebe, Miles and Trey Reeves. Tobe is also survived by two brothers, Jim Ahn of Albia and Wiley Ahn of Collinsville, Ill,; and two sisters, Linda Fall of Washington, Iowa, and Darlene Beale of Des Moines.

Tobe is preceded by his parents, Wiley and Lela; and two brothers, Richard Ahn and Tommy Heyland.

Funeral Services will be held at 1pm Saturday at the Winfield Funeral Home in Albia with Pastor Jeff Shaw officiating. Burial will follow services at Oak View Cemetery in Albia. Visitation for Tobe will be held from 3-8pm Friday at the Winfield Funeral Home in Albia with the family present from 6-8pm.
Family links: 
  Wiley Homer Ahn (1906 - 1946)
  Lela Spinks Ahn Heyland (1904 - 1973)
  Albert Frank Ahn (1926 - 2010)
  Richard Ahn (1928 - 1980)*
  Thomas Edward Heyland (1950 - 2005)**
*Calculated relationship
Oakview Cemetery
Monroe County
Iowa, USA
Plot: J2--26-3
Maintained by: zoey
Originally Created by: Donald Bitner
Record added: Nov 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61870102
Albert Frank Tobe Ahn
Added by: Donald Bitner
Albert Frank Tobe Ahn
Added by: zoey
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Such a wonderful soul. You are missed!
- tonya_leigh
 Added: Jan. 8, 2016

- zoey
 Added: Jan. 26, 2012

- Donald Bitner
 Added: Nov. 19, 2010

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