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Alvin K. Near

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 30th, 2014
MENDOTA - Alvin K. Near, 73, of Mendota died Sept. 28, 2014 at Rockford Memorial Hospital following a single vehicle motorcycle accident.
Private family only services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4 at the Merritt Funeral Home. There will be no visitation. Cremation rites were accorded.
Alvin was born March 30, 1941 in Mendota to

Velma Otey

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 30th, 2014
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Velma Otey, 84, of Overland Park, Kan. died Sept. 15, 2014 at Saint Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Kan.
Funeral service was held Sept. 19 in Overland Park.
Velma was born April 26, 1930 in Wallace Township to Harvey LeRoy and Florence Roux Wagner. She married Frank Otey. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include three sons, Joe

Oneida Doran

Modified: Monday, Sep 29th, 2014
MENDOTA - Oneida Doran, 89, of Mendota died Sept. 27, 2014 at the Mendota Lutheran Home.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at Holy Cross Church, Mendota with Rev. Bo Schmitt and Rev. Tom Otto officiating. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Mendota. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on

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