Dr. Kathy H. Carpenter

Dr. Kathy H. Carpenter, 67, of Kearney died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009 at the Good Samaritan Hospital. Memorial services were held Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m. at the O’Brien – Straatmann Funeral Home in Kearney. Rev. Gary Main officiated.  Memorials are suggested to LoWs (Loner on Wheels) or to the family.  Online condolences may be submitted to

John (Jack) Whited

John (Jack) Whited, 72, died on Oct. 29, 2009 in Canton, MI. Funeral services were held in Canton, MI.

Delbert L. Mohr

Delbert L. Mohr, 87, of  Primrose died Monday, Nov. 2, 2009 at the Friendship Villa Nursing Home in Spalding. Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 6, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the United Church of Christ, Albion. Rev. Ray Avidano officiated. Burial was held in the Akron Bonanza Cemetery, rural Albion with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post #162 and VFW Post #736 of Albion, and Primrose American Legion Post #347 of Primrose. Condolences may be sent to

Walter A. Schweizer

Walter Alfred Schweizer, 94, of Albion died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009 at Cloverlodge Care Center. Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 6, 2009 at 11 a.m. at the  United Methodist Church, Albion. Rev. Glen Holtz officiated. Burial was held at the Jackson Cemetery in Duncan. Condolences may be sent to