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Funeral Announcement

James “Jim” Helfter, 72, Sherrard, Ill

James “Jim” Helfter, age 72, of Sherrard, Illinois, died Sunday, October 26, 2014, at Trinity Hospital in Rock Island, Illinois. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, November 1, 2014, at the Champion-Bucheit Funeral Home in Osage, Iowa, with Pastoral Minister Annette Uker officiating. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery in New

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Bernard “Bernie” Drewelow, 61, New Hampton

Bernard “Bernie” Drewelow, age 61 of New Hampton passed away on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, November 3, 2014 at Holy Family Parish in New Hampton, IA with Father Mark Osterhaus celebrating. Burial will be at St. John’s Cemetery in

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Arlene M. Stang, 82, Osage

Arlene Mae Stang, age 82, of Osage, died Friday, October 24, 2014, at the Faith Home in Osage with her grandson Ben holding her hand as he read to her from the Psalms. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 31, 2014, at the Gospel Lighthouse Church in Floyd with Pastor Paul

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Sandra K. Cox, 71, New Hampton

Sandra K. Cox, age 71 of New Hampton, IA passed away on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at her home. Memorial services for Sandy will be held at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Conway-Markham Funeral Home in New Hampton with Father Mark Osterhaus officiating. Burial will be held at a later date at

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Keith Sullivan, 84, Osage

Keith Sullivan, age 84, of Osage, departed from this life peacefully at home on Saturday, October 25, 2014. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, October 30, 2014, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Osage with Father Raymond Burkle officiating. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery in New Haven. Visitation