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EDITORIAL: Let’s support a new era of health care

The public is, for the first time this week, getting a look at the footprint for the new Salem Mennonite Home, which if everything goes according to plan will be built east of Stadium Drive beginning next year.

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“Punch” Graber

Melvin (“Punch”) Graber was born to Jacob E. Graber and Caroline (Graber) Nov. 17, 1921, on the family farm in Turner County, where he spent his youth. He passed away on Dec.

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Darleen Jensen

Darleen Delores Jensen, 91, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 at the Pioneer Memorial Nursing Home, Viborg, S.D. A funeral service was held Wednesday, Jan. 9 at First Baptist Church, Viborg, with burial in the church cemetery. 

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Marian Brundage

Marian (Regier) (Doerksen) Brundage, 90, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, at Oakview Terrace Nursing Home in Freeman, S.D.

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Belva Unruh

Mom was born in Freeman, S.D. on September 1, 1924 to Anna and Edward Waltner. She attended a one-room schoolhouse through grade 8 and graduated from Freeman Academy.

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Dr. Duane Glanzer

Dr. Duane Glanzer was born on August 2, 1943 to Bert and Mary Glanzer in Freeman, S.D. He graduated from Willow Lake High School and attended Northern College, he then graduated from Huron University.

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Ella Hein

Ella Hein was born Aug. 31, 1920 to Robert and Bertha Hein. She was baptized on Sept. 12, 1920 at the home of her parents by Rev. W. Hodde, Evangelical Lutheran pastor. She was confirmed on April 14, 1935 by Rev. C.D. Eifert at the St.

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