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Slain Missouri teen remembered with calls for peace, justice

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. LOUIS — Family and supporters of Michael Brown Monday celebrated the life of the black teenager slain by a white officer in Ferguson, Missouri, in a music-filled funeral service ringing with calls for peace and police reforms.
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Column: A general’s farewell

August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — I’ve observed many funerals over the last decade in Arlington National Cemetery’s Section 60, where war dead from Iraq and Afghanistan are buried.
Last week I went for what, God willing, was the last.
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Slain officer remembered

August 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST ST. PAUL — In a sea of blue uniforms and black-clad badges that gave way to an unabating column of squad car lights, thousands of mourners packed a West St. Paul neighborhood church and the surrounding streets Wednesday to pay their respects t…continue reading on dglobe.com

Friday service set for former SDSU president Berg

February 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

BROOKINGS (AP) — Memorial services have been scheduled for former South Dakota State University President Sherwood Berg, who died Sunday in Brookings at age 94.

Eidsness Funeral Home says the service for Berg is 2 p.m. Friday at First Presbyte…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Paul Bergman’s Funeral

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Celebrating a life well lived: Michael Wehri

June 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MOTT – With a sucker in his shirt pocket and a small stuffed cow nestled under his arm, Kristen Wehri said her final goodbyes to her son before his casket was closed Friday. Continue Reading

7-year-old’s funeral in Parkston draws hundreds

May 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Monday’s defining image was that of a tearful mother, Kristie Bueber, leaning her head on the shoulder of husband Jonathan Bueber as they followed their son’s small white coffin.
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Brian – Soldier’s funeral

March 26, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

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Pastor at slain woman’s funeral: ‘This is not fair’

March 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic

150 attend services for Crystal Schulz, whose body was found last week.
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Funeral held for 1 of 2 Falls Park drowning victims

March 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic

VERMILLION (AP) A Vermillion teenager who drowned while trying to rescue her younger brother from an icy Sioux Falls river overcame the challenges of an autism disorder and grew into a girl who thought of others before herself, friends and family said during her funeral.
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