The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

May 25, 2013

Carlyle A. Rickertsen

The Clinton Herald

---- — Carlyle A. Rickertsen

April 11, 1944 - May 21, 2013

WYOMING, Iowa — Carlyle A. Rickertsen, 69, of Wyoming formerly of Maquoketa, died Tuesday May 21, 2013 at his home following an extended illness.

Friends may call from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday May 28, 2013 at Lahey Funeral Home in Maquoketa, Iowa. There will be a private service at a later date.

Carlyle was born April 11, 1944 to Arlo and Lois (Peters) Rickertsen in rural Clinton County. He attended the Maquoketa School System and graduated from A.I.C, served in the Iowa National Guard, worked for Joe Martens Garage, was self-employed, and worked at Maquoketa stock yards.

He is survived by two brothers Kenneth and Wayne Rickertsen of Clinton County.

Carlyle is preceded in death by his parents and one brother Gerald.

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Death date: May 21, 2013