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Funeral Announcement

Richard J. Nicholson, 82, Osage

Richard “Dick” J. Nicholson, age 82, of Osage, died Saturday, October 25, 2014, at Mitchell County Regional Health Center in Osage. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Osage with Father Raymond Burkle officiating. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery with military

Funeral Announcement

Lowell Knutson, 81, Saude

Lowell Knutson age 81 of Saude, Iowa, died Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at New Hampton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in New Hampton. Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Sunday, October 26, 2014, at Saude Lutheran Church, rural Lawler with interment in Saude Lutheran Church Cemetery at a later date. Friends may greet the family

Funeral Announcement

Sandy S. Hamann, 58, Fredericksburg

Sandy S. Hamann, age 58 of Fredericksburg, Iowa died Thursday, October 23, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City following injuries sustained after a fire in her home. Memorial services will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at the Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home in Fredericksburg with Rev. Mark Osterhaus, Holy Family

Funeral Announcement

Audrey L. Erdman, 86, Decorah

Audrey L. Erdman, age 86, of Decorah, IA, died Friday, October 24, 2014 at Aase Haugen Home in Decorah. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, October 27, 2014 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Decorah with Rev. Richard Simon Hanson officiating. Burial will be in Phelps Cemetery in Decorah. Visitation will be

Funeral Announcement

Raymond H. Jakel, 89, Nashua

Raymond H. Jakel age 89 of Nashua, Iowa, died Saturday, October 18, 2014, at 11th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City, Iowa. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Nashua with Pastor Bill Nielson presiding. Internment will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in