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Obituaries 10.26.22

62 year old Mark Sundermeier of Blair died October 22nd while scuba diving with his wife in Hawaii. Funeral arrangements are pending.

94 year old Barbara Hanson Karstens of Fort Calhoun passed away October 20th. She is survived by her children Keith Karstens, Jeanne Karstens, her brother Franklin Hanson and their families. Mrs. Karstens was noted for her social services work in Omaha and Blair. Visitation is Saturday, November 12th from 10 to 11 at Northwest Hills United Church of Christ in Omaha, the Celebration of Life follows at 11.

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86 year old Doris Fry Ring of Missouri Valley died October 2nd. She is survived by her children Darla Ring Schorr, Lyle and Paul Ring and their families. A celebration of life is planned for Monday, November 7th at First Lutheran Church in Missouri Valley at 11 am.

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98 year old Jeanette Schneider passed away October 19th. She is survived by her sons Dave and Dan Schneider and their families. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 9th from 5 to 8 pm at Campbell Aman, Graveside services will follow in the German Cemetery. Details at

93 year old Lois Stamp Harris of Blair died October 21st. She is survived by her children Cheryl Fleming and Kevin Harris and other family members. Visitation is tomorrow 11am, the funeral follows at noon, both at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.

86 year old Glenn Vlcek of Ponca Hills died October 19th, he was a long time member of the Ponca Hills Fire Department. He is survived by his wife, Jane, his sister Kay VerMehren, other family members and his peers at the Ponca Hills Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department. Visitation is this evening, 5 to 7 at Forest Lawn, the funeral is tomorrow, 9:30 at the Ponca Hills Fire Department.

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