Obituaries

Rudolph Fidelack
B: 1928-05-14
D: 2018-11-08
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Fidelack, Rudolph
Alan Richardson
B: 1927-12-23
D: 2018-11-04
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Richardson, Alan
Carol Dengler
B: 1945-07-10
D: 2018-10-24
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Dengler, Carol
Karen Gatzke
B: 1950-05-23
D: 2018-10-18
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Gatzke, Karen
Grant Isaacson
B: 1936-01-14
D: 2018-10-15
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Isaacson, Grant
Joyce Dahl
B: 1918-09-30
D: 2018-10-13
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Dahl, Joyce
Darryl Potts
B: 1954-11-08
D: 2018-09-30
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Potts, Darryl
Wayne Martin
B: 1939-10-10
D: 2018-09-16
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Martin, Wayne
Roy Bartel
B: 1930-06-14
D: 2018-09-10
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Bartel, Roy
Nancy Stockdale
B: 1922-01-22
D: 2018-09-04
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Stockdale, Nancy
Shirley Allin
B: 1929-03-25
D: 2018-08-29
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Allin, Shirley
Audrey Abrey
B: 1921-09-19
D: 2018-08-19
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Abrey, Audrey
Wilhelmina VanSchaffelaar
B: 1924-01-17
D: 2018-08-15
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VanSchaffelaar, Wilhelmina
June Webster
B: 1930-08-10
D: 2018-08-06
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Webster, June
Ruby Reid
B: 1935-04-01
D: 2018-08-04
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Reid, Ruby
Lillian Dieno
B: 1924-09-06
D: 2018-07-17
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Dieno, Lillian
Homer Burke
B: 1928-08-04
D: 2018-07-16
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Burke, Homer
Joseph Martell
B: 1943-05-02
D: 2018-07-07
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Martell, Joseph
Vincent Henry
B: 1943-09-11
D: 2018-07-06
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Henry, Vincent
Joshtin Chow-Folden
B: 1996-02-01
D: 2018-07-06
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Chow-Folden, Joshtin
Anna Dyck
B: 1921-09-28
D: 2018-07-02
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Dyck, Anna

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  5. Draw on the resources of your faith to sustain you. How does your faith or spirituality address the issue of dying? How does it help you make sense of life? Does it help you answer your questions?
     
  6. Although your parent is physically dead, he or she will continue to live through you. The values your parent gave you will affect you - for better, or worse - for the rest of your life. Take what is good from them and incorporate it more fully into your life and be thankful for the good you received.

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