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Stephen Michael Phelan

Born April 5, 1948 in Council Bluffs, IA and died March 27, 2017 in Waterloo, IA.

Stephen Michael Phelan joined the United States Army June 27, 1966 in Omaha, NE, served during the Vietnam War era and reached the rank of Specialist 4 before being discharged June 26, 1969 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Armed Forces Grave Registration Release Date: March 27, 2080. Obituary Steve Phelan, 68, died unexpectedly on March 27 in one of his favorite places – riding his bike in nature with the trees and the deer. He had many titles – husband, father, veteran, teacher, coach, writer, friend – but his favorite title was human […]

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Richard Lee Beard

Born June 15, 1939 in Waterloo, IA and died October 12, 2016 in Sumner, IA.

Richard Lee Beard joined the United States Army June 18, 1957 in Des Moines, IA, served during the Peacetime era and reached the rank of Specialist 4 before being discharged April 15, 1960 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Armed Forces Grave Registration Release Date: October 12, 2079. Obituary Richard “Dick” L. Beard, 77, of Sumner, died on Wednesday, October 12, 2016, at his home in Sumner. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 15, 2016, at Faith Evangelical Church in Sumner with Rev. Shannon Perry officiating. Military […]

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Arnold John Westendorf

Born October 11, 2017 in Sumner, IA and died January 31, 2017 in Sumner, IA.

Arnold John Westendorf joined the United States Army February 3, 1959 in Des Moines, IA, served during the Peacetime era and reached the rank of Private First Class before being discharged February 2, 1961 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Armed Forces Grave Registration Release Date: January 31, 2079. Obituary Arnold J. Westendorf, 81, of Sumner, died Wednesday evening, January 31, 2017, at his home rural, Sumner, surrounded by his loving family. A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 4, 2017, at the Westendorf’s home of rural, Sumner. Arnold John, son […]

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Forrest Carrol Bolte

Born September 3, 1926 in Black Hawk County, Iowa and died January 19, 2017 in Vinton, Iowa.

Forrest Carrol Bolte joined the United States Army December 1, 1944 in Fort Snelling, MN, served during the World War II era and reached the rank of Private First Class before being discharged October 25, 1946 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

  Armed Forces Grave Registration Release Date: 1/19/2080. Obituary Forrest Bolte, 90, of Vinton, formerly of Tripoli, died at Virginia Gay Hospital in Vinton on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Funeral services will be held at Faith United Church of Christ in Tripoli on Monday, January 23, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Marilyn Sargent officiating. […]

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Harlan James Happel

Born February 16, 1935 in Readlyn, IA and died August 10, 2016 in Rochester, MN.

Harlan James Happel joined the United States Army August 26, 1954 in Des Moines, IA, served during the Korean War era and reached the rank of Private First Class before being discharged May 25, 1956 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Obituary Harlan James Happel, 81, of Readlyn, Iowa, died on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Harlan was born on February 16, 1935, on the family farm near Readlyn. He was the son of William “Bill” Henry and Esther C. (Matthias) Happel. He was baptized on March 10, 1935, at […]

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Kenneth Carl Lampe

Born October 13, 1929 in Waverly, IA and died June 29, 2016 in Waverly, IA.

Kenneth Carl Lampe joined the United States Army December 6, 1954 in Des Moines, IA, served during the Korean War era and reached the rank of SP3 before being discharged December 6, 1956 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Obituary Kenneth Carl Lampe, age 86, of Waverly, Iowa, died Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at the Waverly Health Center in Waverly, Iowa. Kenny was born on October 13, 1929, in Waverly, Iowa, the son of Carl and Martha (Brandt) Lampe. He was baptized in Denver, Iowa, on November 3, 1929. Kenny attended St. Paul’s Lutheran […]

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Wayne Howard Picht

Born July 2, 1926 in Swea City, IA and died September 11, 2015 in Waverly, IA.

Wayne Howard Picht joined the United States Army October 25, 1950 in Des Moines, IA, served during the Korean War era and reached the rank of before being discharged July 31, 1953 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Obituary Wayne H. Picht, 89, of Waverly, died Friday, September 11, 2015, at the Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community in Waverly. Wayne was born July 2, 1926, in Swea City, Iowa, the son of Howard and Myrtle (Kelly) Picht. He graduated from Shell Rock High School in 1942. He then entered the United States Army and […]

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Leroy Herman Bauer

Born April 17, 1922 in Waverly, IA and died September 9, 2015 in Waverly, IA.

Leroy Herman Bauer joined the United States Army January 5, 1943 in Camp Dodge, IA, served during the World War II era and reached the rank of Corporal before being discharged October 4, 1945 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Obituary Leroy Herman “Skeets” Bauer, 93, of Waverly, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at the Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community in Waverly. Leroy H. Bauer was born on April 17, 1922, the son of Louis and Ida (Winkleman) Bauer, in Waverly, Iowa. He was baptized and later confirmed at St. Pauls Lutheran Church […]

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Richard John Shepard

Born February 25, 1925 in Waverly, IA and died April 30, 2015 in Cedar Falls, IA.

Richard John Shepard joined the United States Army May 31, 1943 in Camp Dodge, IA, served during the World War II era and reached the rank of Staff Sergeant before being discharged August 7, 1945 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Armed Forces Grave Registration Release Date May 1, 2078 Obituary Richard John Shepard, 90, of Janesville, Iowa, died on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at the Windsor Nursing and Rehab Center in Cedar Falls. Dick was born on February 25, 1925, in the Janesville area, the son of Clarence Leslie and Anna Lenore (Zolar) Shepard. He […]

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Kenneth Leroy Westendorf

Born November 20, 1932 in Fairbank, IA and died November 17, 2013 in Cedar Falls, IA.

Kenneth Leroy Westendorf joined the United States Army March 4, 1953 in Des Moines, IA, served during the Korean War era and reached the rank of Corporal before being discharged February 17, 1955 in Fort Sheridan, IL.

Armed Forces Grave Registration Release Date 11/18/2076 Obituary Kenneth Leroy Westendorf, 80, of rural Fairbank, Iowa, died on Sunday, November 17, 2013, surrounded by family at his daughter’s home in rural Cedar Falls. Kenneth was born on November 20, 1932, in Bremer County, Iowa, the son of Helmuth and Clara (Brickman) Westendorf. He graduated in […]

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