Agnes I. Hucker

Posted December 5, 2012 at 1:44 pm


Feb. 25, 1926 – Dec. 1, 2012

Agnes I. Hucker, 86, of Guttenberg and formerly of Hopkinton, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at the Guttenberg Municipal Hospital.

Friends called from 3-7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello, where a parish vigil was held at 4:30 p.m.

Friends continued to call after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Luke Catholic Church in Hopkinton, where a Mass of Christian Burial commenced at 10:30 a.m.  Rev. John Kremer officiated.  Burial was in the Hopkinton Cemetery.

Agnes was born Feb. 25, 1926, in Placid, Iowa, the youngest child of John and Julia (McDermott) Kirby.  She attended school in the Hopkinton area.  She married Edwin Lightfoot in the early 1940’s and he preceded her in death.  She later married Edmund “Main” Hucker on Sept. 27, 1957.  Agnes’ full time job was caring for Main, but she managed to own and operate three restaurants in Hopkinton over the years.  Main preceded her in death in 2007.

Agnes is survived by three children: Linda Williams of Los Angeles, Calif., John (Sandy) Lightfoot of Garber and Dawn Leytem of Las Vegas, Nev.; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by both of her husbands; three grandchildren; and 12 brothers and sisters.

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