Aug. 7 funeral announcements

Services for a West Union man, 69 year old James "Jim" Kamaus, are Monday at 10am at St. Peter Lutheran church in Eldorado. Burial in West Union cemetery. Visitation is 4-7pm Sunday at the church, and an hour before services. Burnham-Wood-Grau funeral home in West Union is helping the family.

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An Oelwein woman, 19 year old Melody Hewitt, died Friday at University Hospitals; services are pending at Jamison Schmitz funeral home in Oelwein.

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Services for a Monona man, 76 year old Curtis Staff, are Saturday at 11am at Leonard Grau funeral home in Monona. Burial in St. Paul Lutheran cemetery in Monona. Visitation is 9-11am Saturday at the funeral home.

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Services for a New Hampton man, 82 year old Wallace "Wally" Knutson, are Saturday at 10:30am at the Jerico Lutheran church. Burial in the Jerico cemetery, with military honors. Friends may call 4-7pm Friday at Conway Markham funeral home in New Hampton.

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An Arlington woman, 79 year old Patricia Yearous, died Tuesday evening; services are pending at Jamison Schmitz funeral home in Oelwein.

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An Osage man, 47 year old Steven "Steve" Bartholmey, died Tuesday; a gathering of family and friends will take place Friday, 9:30-11am at Hauser funeral home in Charles City. Inurnment in Sunnyside Memory Gardens in rural Charles City.

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