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 Myra J. <I>Stecker</I> Aggen

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Myra J. Stecker Aggen

  • Birth 6 Jun 1918 Wisconsin, USA
  • Death 17 Dec 2007 Calumet County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Burial Chilton, Calumet County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Memorial ID 63524841

Today's News-Herald, Lake Havasu City, Arizona -
Published Monday, December 24, 2007 -

Myra J. Aggen, 89, formerly of Melrose Meadows died Dec. 19, 2007 at Crestview Nursing and Rehab Center in West Branch.

Myra was born June 6, 1918, the daughter of Ferdinand and Esther Beer Stecker. On June 28, 1941 she married Chester C. Aggen in Calumet County, Wis.

Myra was the longtime director of the Morton Grove, Ill., Public Library. While a resident of Morton Grove she was a member of the American and Illinois Library Associations, Toastmistresses, and was an avid bridge player.

Following retirement, Myra and her husband moved to Colorado and then to Lake Havasu City. In 2004 Myra moved to Iowa City.

Myra is survived by her daughter, Mary New; her granddaughter, Jennifer New and her husband, Andrew Epstein and their children Isabella and Tobias, all of Iowa City; and her brother, Glen Stecker, of Johnson County, Tenn.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her son-in-law, Michael New and her sister, Mildred.

Online condolences may be directed to

Graveside services will be held this spring at Hillside Cemetery in Chilton, Wis.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be directed to the Iowa City Public Library Foundation.

Arrangements are with Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service.

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  • Added: 31 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63524841
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Myra J. Stecker Aggen (6 Jun 1918–17 Dec 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63524841, citing Hillside Cemetery, Chilton, Calumet County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by mhenderson (contributor 47179696) .