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Arlyn Kay “Grizz” Cole – Manchester

Arlyn Kay “Grizz” Cole, 50, of Manchester, Iowa, died at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, on Wednesday, March 19, 2014.    She was born on May 8, 1963, in Iowa City, the daughter of Harvey LeRoy and Vera Mae (Nelson) Cole.  Arlyn was raised and educated in the Manchester area, and

Virginia Ann Hoover – Walker

Funeral services for 56 year old Virginia Ann Hoover of Walker will be held at 10:30am, Monday, March 24th at Hoover Weslyan Church in Walker. Visitation will be held from 3-7pm on Sunday, March 23 at the Reiff Funeral Home and Crematory in Quasqueton. Burial in the Circle Grove Cemetary in Walker. Survivors of Virginia

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Area FFA Students Find Ag Career Fair Beneficial

FFA students from five area high schools got a chance to learn more about agriculture on Thursday. They attended an Ag Career Fair prior to the start of the Manchester Chamber’s Ag Luncheon at the Delaware County Fairgrounds Pavilion. Twelve businesses set up booths with employees on hand to give the FFA students some insight

Theresa Oberreuter – Manchester

Theresa Mary Oberreuter, 89 of Manchester passed away March 19, 2014 at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester following a brief illness.   Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, March 24, 2014 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Ryan by Fr. Dennis Quint and Fr. Richard Gaul .  Visitation will be from

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March Valued Volunteer: Marcheta Cooey Lux

Congratulations to Marcheta Cooey Lux of Delhi, our Valued Volunteer for March.  Marcheta serves lake Delhi in several ways.  She has served on several committees.  As member of the Delhi Methodist Church, she has served as treasurer for one of the circles, implemented and carried out the “Angel Tree Project” and was one of the

Harold Ralph Vander Linden – Strawberry Point

Harold Ralph Vander Linden, 88, of Strawberry Point, died, Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Regional Medical Center in Manchester.  Harold was born August 7, 1925, in Pella, Iowa, the son of Daniel Wayne and Nettie (Rouwenhorst) Vander Linden.  Harold was raised and educated in rural Pella, graduating from Pella High School. Harold spent many years

Earl Siegel – Formerly of Earlville

Earl John Siegel, 88, formerly of Earlville, went to be with the Lord, Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Dubuque Nursing and Rehab in Dubuque, IA.   Memorial Mass will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Rd, Dubuque, IA by Rev. Joseph L. Hauer.  Burial will

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Independence Board Accepts Assistant Coach’s Resignation

INDEPENDENCE, Iowa (AP) – The Independence school board has accepted the resignation of a basketball coach who’d complained of threats and criticism. The board didn’t discuss or directly comment at Monday’s meeting on the decision by assistant girls basketball coach Rob Ratchford. He and head girls coach Rod Conrad had announced earlier this month that

John A. Seitz – Dyersville

John A. Seitz, 79, of Dyersville died Saturday, March 15, 2014, at MercyMedicalCenter in Dyersville after a brief illness. Friends may call from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville where a parish vigil will be held at 2:00 p.m. and a Knights of Columbus Rosary will be

Mildred Lindsay – Lamont

Name of Deceased:       Mildred Lindsay Age of Deceased:          88 Date & Place of Death: Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.  Services:              10:30 A.M. Wednesday, March 19, 2014 Place of Services:          Lamont Baptist Church Special Services: none Burial:                  Campton Cemetery at Lamont Visitation Time: friends may call from 5:00 PM

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