Brian And Michelle Engelkes – UPDATED

Brian Engelkes, age 34, died on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 and Michelle “Shelly” (Loeschen) Engelkes, age 38, of Sheldon, Iowa, died on Monday, May 28, 2012 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, as the result of a motorcycle accident.

Memorial Services will be Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Sheldon, Iowa. Rev. Craig Nissen officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation will be Friday, June 1, 2012 from 1:00 to 8:00 P.M. with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service in Sheldon.

Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to The Andringa Funeral Home Sheldon Funeral Service of Sheldon in charge of the joint arrangements for Brian and Michelle Engelkes.


There will be an additional memorial service held in Lakefield, Minnesota for Michelle “Shelly” (Loeschen) Engelkes:

Memorial Services for Michelle will be on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 2:00 PM at Grace Lutheran Church in Ewington Township, Jackson County, Minnesota with Pastor Rachel Wrenn officiating.

Visitation will be from 1:00PM until the time of the service on Sunday at Grace Lutheran Church.

The Osterberg-Hansen Funeral Home of Lakefield, Minnesota is in charge of these arrangements.

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon, IA has created a fund for the Engelkes family at Peoples Bank of Sheldon and Northwestern Bank of Sheldon. Donations can be made at Peoples Bank to the Brian and Shelly Engelkes Fund.

If you need additional information, or have questions, please contact Peoples Bank of Sheldon, or St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sheldon.