Joseph J. Knott

Joseph J. Knott, 87, of Albion, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 at the Wolf Memorial Good Samaritan Home in Albion. Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Albion with Rev. K.F. Kaleuati officiating. Interment followed at Rose Hill Cemetery in Albion with military rites conducted by American Legion Post 162 and VFW Post 736 of Albion. Levander Funeral Home of Albion was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice.

Donald Patrick Schaaf

Donald Patrick Schaaf, 83, of Atkinson, passed away on Oct. 6, 2014. Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Atkinson with Father James Netusil officiating. Burial was at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Atkinson. Military rites were conducted by Farley/Tushla American Legion Post 86 of Atkinson and Legion Riders. Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson was in charge of arrangements.

Marian Beryl Rizzo

Marian Beryl Rizzo, 85, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at home in Durango, CO. She lived in Durango for the past 10 years. A celebration of life was held at the First United Methodist Church of Durango on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Hood Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

Merlin Eugene Quillen

Merlin Eugene Quillen, 92, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. Memorial services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Kimball with Pastor Carla Gunn officiating. Inurnment will be held in the Kimball Cemetery. Visit to view the obituary and leave condolences for the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Trinity United Methodist Church, Kimball County Manor or the donor’s choice. Cantrell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.