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Melburn L. “Digger” Boeck, 91

Oct 23, 2011

Amboy – Melburn L. “Digger” Boeck, age 91, of Amboy, died Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011, at Mapleton Community Home.

Funeral Services were held Oct. 19, 2011, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, in Amboy. Burial followed in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Amboy.

Spencer-Owen Funeral Home assisted the family with the arrangements.

Melburn was born Feb. 29, 1920, on the family farm in Shelby Township, the son of Erwin and Ella (Ulrich) Boeck.

Digger Boeck is survived by his brothers, Ronald (Betty) Boeck, of Amboy, and Delphin (Arline) Boeck, of Amboy; sisters, Gladys Wolters, of Belmond, Iowa, and Lucille (Norton) Sorenson, of Mankato; and brother-in-law, Orin Pederson, of Amboy.

Web tributes may be left at www.spencerowen.com