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Floy Conkey

Floy Conkey, 95, of St. Lawrence, passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 at the Avera Hand County Memorial Hospital, Miller.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, February 21, 2019 at the First United Methodist Church, Miller with Pastor Teresa Whetsel officiating. 331 more words


Remembering Ken Nordine

Language is music. A conversational voice has its own cadence and mode. Laughter can be melodic. Poems, when sung, become lyrics. Of course we all know the difference between singing and talking, but when you think of the basic definition of music as organized sound, it increasingly becomes a distinction without a difference. 967 more words


Almon Menno Reimer


Almon Menno Reimer, of Steinbach, Man., passed away on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2017, in the Bethesda Regional Health Centre in Steinbach.

Almon was predeceased by his wife, Annie Sawatzky Reimer; his brothers, Enoch Reimer, Rueben Reimer and Joel Reimer; five sisters-in-law and two brothers-in-law. 439 more words


Obituaries: Betty L. Elkins

OTTUMWA-Betty L. Elkins, 94, of Ottumwa, died at 4:47 p.m. February 18, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa.

She was born February 17, 1925 in Ottumwa to Evertt and Lois Cornell Summers.  122 more words


Obituaries: Scott O. Houk

OTTUMWA-Scott O. Houk, 55, of Ottumwa, died at 9:50 a.m. February 18, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

He was born August 7, 1963 in Ottumwa to DeVerne and Ida Cox Houk.  188 more words


Guy Webster, Master of the Album Cover Photograph, Dies at 79

Mr. Webster captured memorable images of the Rolling Stones, the Doors, Simon & Garfunkel, the Mamas & the Papas and numerous others.

Published: February 19, 2019 at 05:30AM… 70 more words