Ashley, ND-Memorial service for Alma Kappes, 87, of Ashley will be 11:00 am, Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Ashley.  Pastor Barbara Krumm will officiate.

Burial will be 10:00 am, Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Ashley City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9:00-9:50 am, Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the funeral home.

Alma died September 1, 2019 at Ashley Nursing Home.

Alma Fiechtner was born to Jacob and Christina (Erbele) Fiechtner near Lehr in Logan County, ND.

Alma was united in marriage to Rudo Kappes on December 17, 1950 in United Methodist Church at Kulm, ND.  They lived on a farm near Ashley until 1986 when they moved into Ashley.

Alma was a member of Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Ashley.

Grateful for having shared Alma’s life are her son, Terry (Sandy) Kappes of Sun City, AZ; two sisters, Alice Janke of Goodyear, AZ and Marion Huseby of Herreid, SD; three grandchildren, Kristi Kappes of Phoenix, AZ, Jon (Janelle) Kappes of Phoenix, AZ and Joshua (Jessica) Kappes of Mesa, AZ and two great-grandchildren, Carter Kappes and Halle Kappes of Phoenix, AZ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers and two sisters.

Carlsen Funeral Home of Ashley has been entrusted with arrangements.