Allen D. Jedlicka

Sep 11, 2021
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Memorial Services: 10:30 AM Thursday, September 16, at Central Christian Church, Waterloo.


The family will greet friends one hour before services.



. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to donor’s favorite charity.


Allen D. Jedlicka, 78, of Hudson, died Saturday, September 11, 2021, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital.  He was born October 6, 1942, in Fredricksburg, TX to Waldemar J. and Ethel E. (Schlaudt) Jedlicka.

He graduated from high school in Trona, CA and received his BS degree from San Diego State University.  Allen served in the Peace Corps in Bolivia for two years. Continuing his education, he earned a Doctoral Degree in Anthropology.  He was a Professor at the University of Northern Iowa and an author of several books.

Allen and Wendy have been together for 26 years. Allen was always passionate for his work with developing countries and was an original with re-use/recycle.

Allen is survived by his family: Wendy Brudevold, Hudson, Charlotte Duin, Sheldon, Andy (Melanie) Brudevold, Prior Lake, MN, and Nick Brudevold and Carmen Miller, both of Waterloo.  He is preceded in death by his daughter, Sierra. 

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  1. Judith Menuey | Sep 14, 2021


    I am so sorry for your loss.  Fond memories from our past.

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