Randall “Randy” Reed Erwin
Funeral services were held for Randall “Randy” Reed Erwin on March 18, 2015, at Sunset Funeral Home, San Antonio, TX. He passed away on March 4, 2015 at San Antonio. Burial was at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with full military honors. Memorials are directed to: Heroes and Horses Veterans Program, PO Box 35, Manhattan MT 59741, www.heroesandhorses.com.
Chip LeRoy Maricle
Chip LeRoy Maricle, 68, of St. Edward, died unexpectedly Friday, March 20, 2015 at his home near St. Edward. Funeral services will be Wednesday March 25, 2015 at 10:30 a.m., at the United Methodist Church in St. Edward with Rev. Vern Olson officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in St. Edward with Military Rites conducted by the American Legion Crosier Post 226 of St. Edward. Miller-Levander Funeral Home in St. Edward was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.
Merle O. Christensen
Merle O. Christensen died in his home on March 16, 2015 in Bolivar, MO due to complications following a courageous battle with cancer. He was 86. Visitation will be on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 10 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m., at Butler Funeral Home, 407 E. Broadway, Bolivar, MO. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the Mt. Gilead United Methodist Church-Stained Glass Window Fund or the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital. Contributions may be sent in care of Butler Funeral Home, 407 E. Broadway, Bolivar, MO 65613.
Jerome “Jerry” Henry Beierman
Jerome “Jerry” H. Beierman, 83, of Albion died Friday, March 20, 2015 at his home in Albion. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with Fr. Stan Schmit officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post 162 and V.F.W. Post 736. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-7:30 p.m. with family receiving friends after 5 p.m. Wake service will begin at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will resume Thursday at 8:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Levander Funeral Home of Albion is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to: www.levanderfuneralhome.com.
Randal P. Tomandl
Randal P. Tomandl died quietly in his sleep on March 20, 2015. He had been hospitalized for pulmonary fibrosis. Private services are being held for immediate family only. Arrangements are being handled by John A. Gentlemen Mortuaries at Westside Chapel, 1010 N. 72nd Street, Omaha.
Allen “Al” Knott
Allen “Al” Knott, 101, long-time resident of Arthur, died Thursday, March 5, 2015, at the Sutherland Care Center. Memorial service was held Thursday, March 12 at the Arthur Baptist Church with Rev. Ben Keene officiating. Inurnment was in the Arthur Cemetery. Masonic Graveside Rites were conducted by the Zion Lodge 234 of Hyannis. Memorials have been established to Shriners Children’s Hospital and the Arthur County Betterment Authority.
Grace Elizabeth Wilhelm
Grace Elizabeth Wilhelm 92, of St. Edward, died Friday, March 20, 2015 at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. Funeral services were held Tuesday March 24, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Albion with Rev. Barry McCormick officiating, followed by graveside services at the Rose Hill Cemetery in Waverly. Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.