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Gloria Leseberg, 83, of Greenville South Carolina, formerly of Wayne

Posted: 05/02/2016

A Memorial Service for Gloria Leseberg, 83, of Greenville South Carolina, formerly of Wayne will be held Friday May 6th at 10:30 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne Nebraska.  Gloria passed away on Thursday April 28th in Greenville South Carolina. 
Gloria is survived by her children Sally (Michael) Nuss of Greenville South Carolina, Tammy (Odis) Ross


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Carolyn M. Kraemer, 85 of Wayne, NE, formerly of Wakefield

Posted: 04/30/2016

Carolyn M. Kraemer, 85 of Wayne, NE, formerly of Wakefield, died on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Wayne, NE.  Funeral services for Carolyn will be held on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wakefield; Pastor William Bertrand will be officiating.  The visitation will be held


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Phyllis "Joanne" Rahn, 84, of Allen

Posted: 04/28/2016

Phyllis "Joanne" Rahn, 84, of Allen, NE passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA.
 
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, May 2, 2016 at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Dixon, NE with Father David Liewer officiating.  Burial will be in Calvary at South Creek Cemetery in rural Ponca,


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Dona Denesia, age 80, formerly of Wayne and Concord

Posted: 04/22/2016

A  Remembrance Service will be held for Dona Denesia, age 80, formerly of Wayne and the Concord area at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. There will be no visitation. Interment will be at the Concord Cemetery in Concord, Nebraska. Memorials may be directed to the Denesia family for later


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Claribel Ann (Crain) Anderson of Wayne

Posted: 04/20/2016

A private family remembrance service will be held for Claribel “Clar” Anderson, age 83, of Wayne. Memorials may be directed to The Anderson Family for later designation. She passed away Tuesday at Careage


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Kenneth Doescher, age 70, of Wayne

Posted: 04/19/2016

Services for Kenny Doescher, age 70, of Wayne will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne Friday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00


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Alvin Voorhies, age 97, of Rose Hill, KS formerly of Wayne

Posted: 04/19/2016

Services for Alvin Voorhies, age 97, of Rose Hill, KS formerly of Wayne will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Wayne on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be at the First Presbyterian Church in Wayne on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until service time. Interment is at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne. Memorials may be directed


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Betty Benscoter, age 88, of Wayne

Posted: 04/17/2016

Funeral Services for Betty Benscoter, age 88, of Wayne formerly of Newcastle, will be held on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. April 21 at the First United Methodist Church in Wayne. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. with family present. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Interment will be at the Ponca


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Mark Ahmann, age 83, of Wayne

Posted: 04/14/2016

Mass of Christian Burial for Mark Ahmann age 83, of Wayne will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Monday from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. with family present. A Vigil Service will be held on Monday at 7:00 p.m. at the


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Genevieve I. Korth, 90, of Randolph

Posted: 04/11/2016

Services for Genevieve “Jenny” Korth, 90, Randolph, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church in Randolph. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Celebrant is the Rev. Tim Forget with concelebrant Deacon Doug Tunink. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the church with a


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Betty J. Hank, age 81, of Norfolk, formerly of Carroll

Posted: 04/10/2016

Services for Betty Hank, age 81, of Norfolk formerly of Carroll will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Winside on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Winside on Wednesday


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Sharon Grimm, age 73, of Wayne

Posted: 04/09/2016

Services for Sharon Grimm, age 73, of Wayne will be held at the First United Methodist church in Wayne on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at the First United Methodist Church on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. –


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Joe Nuss, 81 of Bodega Bay, California, formerly of Wayne

Posted: 04/06/2016

Graveside Services will be held at Greenwood Cemetery Wayne Tuesday April 19 at 3:00 p.m. No Visitation is scheduled. JOE W. NUSS passed away peacefully at his home in Bodega Bay, CA, April 4, 2016 at the age of 81. Joe is survived by his brother Jean and his wife Donna of Wayne, and was preceded in death by his parents,


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David Lebsock, age 72, of Ponca formerly of Wayne

Posted: 04/04/2016

Memorial Visitation for David Lebsock, age 72, of Ponca formerly of Wayne will be held at the Ponca State Park Resource and Education Center on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. April 7, 2016. Memorials


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Deloris Hulda Anna (Greve) Siebrandt, 92, of Wakefield

Posted: 03/31/2016

Deloris Hulda Anna (Greve) Siebrandt, 92, of Wakefield, NE, passed away March 31, 2016 at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Sioux City, IA. Funeral services will be on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran


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Charles V. "Chuck" Carhart, age 87, of Wayne

Posted: 03/31/2016

Charles V. “Chuck” Carhart, 87, passed away Thursday, March 31, 2016 at Careage Campus of Care in Wayne, Nebraska. Memorial Services will be on Tuesday, April 5th at 11:00 a.m. at Journey Christian Church and led by Pastor Troy Reynolds.  A time of visitation with family will be held on Monday, April 4th from


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LeRoy Henry Brummels, age 96 of Wayne

Posted: 03/29/2016

LeRoy Henry Brummels, age 96 of Wayne, died Monday March 28, 2016 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne.  He was born May 6, 1919 at Hoskins, Nebraska the son of Harry and Ida (Fuhrman) Brummels.  LeRoy was baptized in 1919 in Iowa by his Uncle Emial Franz and confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Randolph.  He


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Esther C. Koll age 83 of rural Wayne

Posted: 03/27/2016

Gaveside services for Esther C. Koll age 83 of rural Wayne, NE will be on Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Pilger Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Wednesday, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Minnick


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Linda L. (Preston) McFarland, age 69, of Lincoln formerly of Wayne

Posted: 03/23/2016

Memorial services for Linda L. (Preston) McFarland, age 69, of Lincoln formerly of Wayne will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Wayne on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. March 26, 2016. She passed away Saturday,


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Ronald Vick, age 56, of Wayne

Posted: 03/23/2016

Memorial Services for Ronald Vick age 56 of Wayne will be held at Wayne State College in Ramsey Theater on Thursday March 31st at 5:00 p.m. Memorial Visitation will be held at Wayne State College in Ramsey Theater on


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Leatrice Bennett, age 91, of Wayne

Posted: 03/21/2016

Funeral services for Leatrice Bennett, age 91, of Wayne will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Tuesday March 29th at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Tuesday from  9:00 a.m. until service time with family present. Interment will be Tuesday, March 29th at 2:30 p.m.


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Frances Anne (Prokop) Jasa, 87, of Pender

Posted: 03/19/2016

Frances Anne (Prokop) Jasa, 87, of Pender, NE passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Pender Community Hospital in Pender, NE.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church in Pender; Father Gerald Leise will be officiating.  The Visitation will be held on


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Edna Meyer age 92 of Wayne

Posted: 03/16/2016

Services for Edna Meyer age 92 of Wayne will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Monday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Monday from 11 a.m. until service


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Bonna Barner, age 78, of Wayne

Posted: 03/15/2016

Memorial Services For Bonna Barner, age 78, of Wayne will be held at Journey Christian Church in Wayne on Monday at 11:00 a.m. Memorial Visitation will be held at Journey Christian Church in Wayne  on Sunday from 3:00


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Ray Petersen, age 93, of Wayne

Posted: 03/10/2016

Funeral services for Ray Petersen age 93 of Wayne will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Monday from 5:00


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Lavern Ostendorf, age 91, of Wayne

Posted: 03/10/2016

Funeral services for LaVern Ostendorf, age 91, of Wayne will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Monday at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Monday


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Ruby Ritze, age 89, of Winside

Posted: 03/09/2016

Services for Ruby Ritze age 89 of Winside will be held at the United Methodist Church in Winside on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at the United Methodist Church in Winside on Friday from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at the Theophilus Cemetery in Winside. Memorials may be


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Charles Paulsen, age 94, of Laurel

Posted: 03/08/2016

Graveside Services with Military Rites for Charles Paulsen, age 94, of Laurel will be held at the Laurel Cemetery on Friday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation will be held at the United Lutheran Church in Laurel on Friday from


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Darlene A. Helgren, 90, of Norfolk. NE, formerly of Wakefield

Posted: 03/07/2016

Darlene A. Helgren, 90, of Norfolk. NE, formerly of Wakefield, died on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at Heritage of Bel-Air Nursing Home in Norfolk, NE.  Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne, NE.  The visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5:00 until


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Bonnie Jean Backer of Randolph

Posted: 03/07/2016

Bonnie Jean Backer was born on May 24, 1930, in Belden Nebraska, to Elert and Nellie (McDonald) Jacobsen.  She entered into rest on March 5, 2016 at Colonial Manor of Randolph.  She attended Pierce County District #39 near Randolph through 8th grade, and graduated from Randolph Public High in


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Lois Youngerman, age 86, of Wayne

Posted: 03/07/2016

Funeral services for Lois Youngerman, age 86, of Wayne will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Friday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at the Hooper Cemetery in Hooper, Nebraska. Memorials may be directed


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Eldon "Eldy" R. Nixon, 73 of Wakefield

Posted: 03/05/2016

Eldon “Eldy” R. Nixon, 73 of Wakefield died on Saturday, March 05, 2016 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne, NE. Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Salem Lutheran Church in Wakefield; Pastor Barb Hansen will be officiating. The visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.


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Merle Ring, age 89, of Wayne

Posted: 03/04/2016

Merle Dean Ring, 89, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at his home in Wayne, Nebraska.  Visitation will be on Monday, March 7th at Journey Christian Church in Wayne, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Arrangements with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 8th, at 11:00 a.m., at Journey Christian Church.  Pastor


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William George "Bill" Rasmussen, 61, of Laurel

Posted: 03/02/2016

William George “Bill” Rasmussen, 61, of Laurel, Nebraska passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.  Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at the United Methodist Church in Laurel, NE; with Pastor Jaime Farias officiating.  Visitation will be held


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Joyce French, 88, of Bellevue, Idaho, formerly of Wayne

Posted: 02/29/2016

Joyce French, 88, of Bellevue, Idaho, formerly of Wayne, Nebraska died at her home on Friday, February 26, 2016. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Bressler - Munderloh - Smith Funeral Home in Wakefield with Pastor Carol Jean Stapleton officiating. The visitation will be held on


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Ruth Simpson, age 82, of Wayne

Posted: 02/26/2016

Funeral services for Ruth Simpson, age 82, of Wayne formerly of Grand Forks, North Dakota will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Tuesday at 12 noon until service time. Interment will be at Memorial Park Cemetery South in


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Howard Fleer, age 76, formerly of Wayne

Posted: 02/24/2016

After living a life of love, passion and service, Howard Erwin Fleer passed away at his daughter’s home on Monday, February 22, 2016, at the age of 76, after a battle with cancer.
                Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Our Savior


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Ardene Nelson, age 89, of Wayne

Posted: 02/22/2016

Funeral Services for Ardene Nelson, age 89, of Wayne will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Friday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation  will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne. Memorials may be directed


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Erna Marie Louise (Henschke) Bottger, 90, of Wayne

Posted: 02/20/2016

Erna Marie Louise (Henschke) Bottger, 90, of Wayne, Nebraska passed away Thursday, February 18, 2016 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne, NE.  Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wakefield, NE; with Pastor Terry Makelin officiating.  Visitation will be


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John D. "J.D." Urwiler, age 95, of Rochester Hills, Michigan, formerly of Laurel

Posted: 02/16/2016

Graveside services for John D. “J.D.” Urwiler, age 95, of Rochester Hills, Michigan, formerly of Laurel will be held at the Laurel Cemetery in Laurel on Saturday February 20th at 12:00 p.m. Visitation will be at the United Presbyterian Church in Laurel on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Interment Military Rites will be


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Bev (Behlers) Kai, 75, of Las Vegas, NV and Pender

Posted: 02/12/2016

Bev (Behlers) Kai, 75, of Las Vegas, NV and Pender, NE, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016 at Centennial Hills Hospital in Las Vegas, NV. Funeral services will be Friday, February 19, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Pender; Pastor Miles Ruch will be officiating. The visitation will be Thursday,


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Wyatt Joshua Hart

Posted: 02/11/2016

Private Family Graveside Services will be held at the Laurel Cemetery for Wyatt Joshua Hart. Born and entered into heaven February 8, 2016 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.
Survivors include parents: Josh and Britney Hart of Laurel, sisters: Haley, 10 and Hannah,7 of Laurel.


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Shirley Woodward, 81, of Allen

Posted: 02/11/2016

Shirley Woodward, 81, of Allen died Tuesday February 9, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa.  Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 15th at First Lutheran Church of Allen. Burial will be at Eastview Cemetery of Allen.  Visitation will be at First Lutheran Church, Sunday from 4 p.m. until prayer service at 7 p.m.


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John Owen McCorkindale, 81, formerly of Laurel

Posted: 02/11/2016

John Owen McCorkindale, 81, formerly of Laurel, died February 7, 2016, at the Sanford Nursing Home in Vermillion, South Dakota. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 3 PM at the United Lutheran Church in Laurel.  John McCorkindale was born, May 6, 1934 in Emerson, to Faye Wilton and Norma (Owen)


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Harvey LeRoy Jacobsen, 75, of Hawthorne, Nevada

Posted: 02/08/2016

Harvey LeRoy Jacobsen 75 of Hawthorne, Nevada, passed away Saturday, February 06, 2016. No services are planned. Harvey was born and raised in Laurel, Nebraska, and graduated from Laurel High School. He is survived by his wife Shioko and  children Mary Ann Jacobsen and Harvey Jacobsen Jr.; brothers Don (Oma) Jacobsen


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Verjean M. Heydon, age 82, of Laurel

Posted: 02/06/2016

Services for Verjean Heydon, age 82, of Laurel, will be held at the United Presbyterian Church in Laurel on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at the United Presbyterian Church in Laurel on from Friday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with the family present. Interment will be at the Laurel Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Heydon


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John Doring, 68 of Spencer, Iowa

Posted: 02/03/2016

A graveside service for 68 year old John “Slick” Doring of Spencer, will be held at 11:00 A.M., on Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer. The Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake is in charge of the arrangements.
John “Slick” Doring, age 68, passed away Tuesday, February 02, 2016, at the Spencer Hospital. He was born on April 23, 1947, in Wayne, NE, to Irving and Frances (Sydow) Doring.
John graduated from Wayne High School in 1965. He served his country in the


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Duane Bargholz, age 62, of Wayne (Updated Service Times)

Posted: 01/30/2016

Services for Duane Bargholz, age 62, of Wayne, will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with family present. Interment is at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne. Memorials may be directed


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Robert Erwin Miller, 74, of Hubbard

Posted: 01/29/2016

Robert Erwin Miller, 74, of Hubbard, Nebraska passed away January 28, 2016 surrounded by his family at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa.  Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m.  Monday, February 1, 2016 at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Emerson, NE; Pastor Gretchen Ritola and Vicar Rebecca Truland will be


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Noreen Gould, age 59, of Laurel

Posted: 01/29/2016

Funeral services for Noreen Gould, age 59, of Laurel, will be held at the United Methodist Church in Laurel on Monday at 10:30 a.m. A Prayer Service will be held on Sunday at 5:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Laurel. Visitation with the family present will be held at the church on Sunday from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


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