March 30 funeral announcements

Services for a Waukon woman, 66 year old Janet Palmer, are Thursday at 11am at Old West Paint Creek Lutheran church in rural Waukon. Burial in the church cemetery. Friends may call 4-7pm Wednesday at Martin Grau funeral home in Waukon.

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A Charles City man, 86 year old Louis "Louie" Peters, died Sunday. A private family service will be held Tuesday, April 6 at the United Church of Christ in Colwell. Burial in Sunnyside Memory Gardens in rural Charles City. A public visitation will be held Monday from 4pm to 7pm, at Hauser Weishaar funeral home.

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Services for a Cresco man, 82 year old Wayne Carolan, are Friday, April 9 at 10am in Notre Dame Parish in Cresco. Friends may call an hour before services at the church. Burial in Oak Lawn cemetery in Cresco. Lindstrom funeral home is in charge of arrangements.

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A Decorah man, 76 year old Davis Johnson, died Saturday. Private family services will be held Friday at the Washington Prairie Lutheran church in rural Decorah. Burial in the church cemetery. A public visitation will be Thursday, 3-7pm at Fjelstul funeral home in Decorah.

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March 29 funeral announcements

A Private family funeral service will be held for an Arlington man, 84 year old Nathan Puffett. The service will be held at Church of Christ in Arlington. Burial in Union cemetery in rural Aurora, with military rites. Visitation is 4-7pm Wednesday at Jamison Schmitz funeral home in Arlington.

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An Elkader man, 59 year old Daryl Baade, died Sunday. A private funeral service will be held Thursday at East Side cemetery in Elkader. Visitation is 4-7pm Wednesday at St. Paul Lutheran church in Volga. Leonard Grau funeral home in Elkader is assisting the family.

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Services for a Tripoli woman, 74 year old Donna Kuethe, are Thursday at 2pm at Grace Lutheran church in Tripoli. Burial in the church cemetery. Visitation is 4-7pm Wednesday at Rettig funeral home in Tripoli and an hour before services at the church.

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An Independence man, 58 year old Christopher "Chris" Biekert, died Friday. A private family memorial service will be held in conjunction with the funeral of his mother, Ellie Biekert, at the Church of Christ United in Winthrop. Burial in Fairview cemetery. Fawcett-Schmitz funeral home is assisting the family.

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Graveside services for an Oelwein woman, 73 year old Sandra Bailey, are Tuesday at 11am at Reinbeck cemetery. Visitation is 5-7pm Monday (today) at Jamison Schmitz funeral home in Oelwein.

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Graveside services for a Waverly man, 85 year old Kenneth "Ronnie" Carroll, will be held Tuesday at 2pm at Garden of Memories cemetery in Waterloo. Visitation is 5-7pm Monday (today) at Kaiser Corson funeral home in Waverly.

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Services for a Shell Rock man, 94 year old Elso "Loz" Reints, are Wednesday at 10:30am at Faith Lutheran church in Shell Rock. It will also available for viewing on the church's Facebook page. Private burial in Riverside cemetery in Shell Rock. Visitation is Tuesday, 4-7pm at Kaiser Corson funeral home in Shell Rock, and an hour before services at the church.

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A Cresco man, 78 year old Harold Hovey, died Wednesday. A private family service will be held at Immanuel Lutheran church in Cresco with military honors. Burial in Oak Lawn cemetery. A public visitation will be held Monday, April 5th, 11am to 1pm at the Heritage Events Center in Cresco. Lindstrom funeral home is helping the family.

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Services for a Manchester woman, 63 year old Mary Lou Broghammer, are Tuesday at 10:30am at St Mary Catholic church in Manchester. Burial in the church cemetery. Visitation is 3-7pm Monday (today) at Leonard Muller funeral home in Manchester and 9-10am Tuesday at the funeral home.

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Services for a McGregor woman, 82 year old Judith Pritchard, are today (Monday) at 11am at Grace United Methodist church in Oelwein. Visitation is an hour before the service. Burial in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens.

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March 26 funeral announcements

A Protivin woman, 92 year old Dorothy Stika, died Wednesday. A public service will be held Monday at 11am at Holy Trinity Catholic church in Protivin; burial in the church cemetery. Public visitation is 2-5pm Sunday at the church, and an hour before services. Hugeback Johnson funeral home is handling the arrangements.
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