Alvera M. Mixdorf

Feb 8, 2018
Mixdorf, Alvera


10:30 on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church: 1024 W 8th St, Waterloo


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Monday, February 12, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service


Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery


Directed to Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church


Alvera M. Mixdorf, 88, of Waterloo, died at Lakeview Landing of Friendship Village, on Thursday, February 8, 2018 of natural causes.

Alvera was born on May 31, 1929 in Wright County, the daughter of Louis Carl & Clara Marie (Thelke) Lentz.

She graduated from Eldora High School.

Alvera married Richard William Mixdorf on May 13, 1951 in Eldora. He preceded her in death on February 12, 2007.

She had worked for Rath Packing Co., Black's Department Store, and then the Twin Cities Plasma Center, until retirement.

Alvera was a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Survived by her daughter, Connie (David) Christians of North Liberty; a son, David (Cindy) Mixdorf of Waterloo; and five grandsons, Michael Christians of Iowa City, Mark Christians of Hiawatha, Scott (Kayti) Mixdorf of Altus, OK, Andrew (Randi) Mixdorf of Kansas City, MO, and Jason Mixdorf of Detroit, MI.

Preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a brother, Leland Lentz.

Alvera’s interests were her five grandsons. They meant everything to her.

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  1. Ron, Vivian Weimer | Feb 11, 2018

    Dear David and family,

    We were saddened to hear of your mother’s passing. Always enjoyed visiting with her and you. We are sorry we will mot be able to support you at the services but you are in our prayers. 


    Ron, Vivian Weimer

  2. Kevan Cortright | Feb 09, 2018

    To Dave, Cindy, Connie, Dave, and all of Alvera’s family,

    I’m sorry you must endure this loss of a wonderful lady. I loved her spirit and pride For her family, especially her grand kids. Alvera was a joy to know and I will never forget her. Thanks for sharing her with me. I send you my heartfelt sympathy and prayers for support. God bless and give you strength.

    Sincerely, Kevan Cortright

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