Albertha Mogle, age 88 of Miller, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013 at the Good Samaritan Society of Miller.
Albertha was born on October 6, 1924 in Pollock to Adam and Magdalena (Hochhalter) Ketterling. She grew up on a farm in Wishek, ND and this is where she met and married Calvin Janke in 1946. In 1956, Albertha moved to Groton where she began her career as a nurse’s aide with Good Samaritan Society. She moved to Miller in 1962 to work in the newly built Prairie Good Samaritan Center. In 1969, she married Eugene Moos in Miller and they lived on their farm north of Miller until moving to town in 1979. Eugene passed away in 1989. In 1994, Albertha married George Mogle of Flandreau at Trinity Lutheran Church in Miller. They resided at the Courtyard Villa in Miller since 2008.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Miller. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, gardening and playing cards. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Grateful to have shared in her life are her husband: George Mogle of Miller; her son: Dennis Janke of Prior Lake, MN; her daughter: Jan Janke-Hone of Sioux Falls; three grandchildren: Michael Janke, David Janke and Jamie Gleason; two brothers: Rev. Eugene Ketterling of Waverly, IA and Berthold Ketterling of Sacramento, CA; her twin sister: Ruth (Theo) Neuharth of Marion; two step-children: Nancy (Mike) Barondeau of Roscoe and Dean Mogle of Cincinnati, OH; two step-grandsons: Benjamin and Matthew Barondeau and five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eugene Moos; infant brother, Elmer Ketterling; and infant daughter, Sharon Janke.
Her funeral service was held June 25 at Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial at G.A.R. Cemetery, Miller.