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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March 25 funeral announcements

A former McGregor woman, 88 year old Arlene Ritter of Prairie du Chien, died Monday. A public visitation will be held Friday, 1-2pm at Thornburg Grau funeral home in Prairie du Chien. Burial will follow.

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Memorial services for a Waverly woman, 89 year old Florence Crandall, are Sunday at 4pm at First Evangelical Free Church in Cedar Falls. Inurnment at a later date at Big Canoe cemetery in Decorah. Visitation is one-half hour before the service. Kaiser Corson funeral home in Waverly is assisting the family.

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A New Hampton man, 88 year old Leo Rasing, died Tuesday. A private family service will be held Saturday at Holy Family Parish in New Hampton. Burial in St. Boniface cemetery in Ionia. Conway Markham funeral home is in charge of arrangements.

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A Nashua man, 83 year old Donald LaRue, died March 18th. A celebration of life will be held at Iowa Base on October 9th. Hugeback Johnson funeral home-Olson Chapel is handling arrangements.

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A Nashua woman, 33 year old Kimberly "Kim" Stroud, died March 18th. Private family service will be held at a later date. Hugeback Johnson funeral home-Olson Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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A Protivin woman, 92 year old Dorothy Stika, died Wednesday. Services are pending at Hugeback Johnson funeral home.

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An Oelwein man, 87 year old Ronald Sirpless, died Tuesday. a memorial visitation will be held Friday, 4-6pm at Jamison Schmitz funeral home in Oelwein. Burial in Resthaven cemetery in West Des Moines.

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March 24 funeral announcements

Services for a former Festina man, 56 year old Aaron Hackman of Nixa, Missouri, are Tuesday (March 30) at 1pm at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic church in Festina. Burial in the church cemetery with military rites. Visitation is 11am until service time Tuesday at the church.

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A McGregor woman, 82 year old Judith Pritchard, died Wednesday. Services are pending at Jamison Schmitz funeral home in Oelwein.
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 Services for a former Sumner man, 88 year old Perry Sheldon of Lamont, are Friday at 2pm at Grace United Methodist church in Lamont. Burial in Campton cemetery in Lamont. Visitation is an hour before services at the church. Fawcett Schmitz funeral home in Lamont is assisting the family.

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An Oelwein man, 68 year old Harry Ritter, died Monday. Services will be private, and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Geilenfeld Buehner funeral home in Oelwein is assisting the family.

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A former Shell Rock man, 90 year old Dr. Bruce Kruse of Quincy, died Monday. A committal service and burial will be held at Riverside cemetery in Shell Rock, with military rites. Kaiser Corson funeral home is helping the family.

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