Obituaries

Lyla Younkin
B: 1935-08-02
D: 2017-05-26
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Younkin, Lyla
John Steiger
B: 1939-01-10
D: 2017-05-26
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Steiger, John
Sandy Jamison
B: 1941-02-01
D: 2017-05-22
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Jamison, Sandy
Elna Ridgway
B: 1919-06-10
D: 2017-05-21
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Ridgway, Elna
Wendi Ehlers
B: 1970-06-04
D: 2017-05-15
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Ehlers, Wendi
Leo Muehlenkamp
B: 1938-12-18
D: 2017-05-13
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Muehlenkamp, Leo
Wilma Gray
B: 1925-11-15
D: 2017-05-13
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Gray, Wilma
Henry Ostmeyer
B: 1922-09-10
D: 2017-05-11
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Ostmeyer, Henry
Kent Hamilton
B: 1947-08-14
D: 2017-05-07
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Hamilton, Kent
Caroline Kaiser
B: 1937-04-25
D: 2017-05-05
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Kaiser, Caroline
Patricia Tremblay
B: 1933-02-11
D: 2017-05-05
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Tremblay, Patricia
Martin Gagnon
B: 1944-05-02
D: 2017-04-27
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Gagnon, Martin
Robert Clark
B: 1932-07-01
D: 2017-04-25
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Clark, Robert
Robert Abell
B: 1929-05-02
D: 2017-04-13
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Abell, Robert
LaVonne Baxter
B: 1927-05-15
D: 2017-04-13
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Baxter, LaVonne
Robert Zelfer
B: 1938-10-11
D: 2017-04-08
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Zelfer, Robert
Linda Crouse
B: 1960-08-22
D: 2017-04-01
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Crouse, Linda
Kimberly Burk
B: 1971-02-13
D: 2017-03-27
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Burk, Kimberly
Jerry Vrbas
B: 1946-09-30
D: 2017-03-26
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Vrbas, Jerry
Ollie Durant
B: 1921-09-29
D: 2017-03-23
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Durant, Ollie
Darrel Lamb
B: 1930-07-09
D: 2017-03-18
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Lamb, Darrel

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After the unexpected death of his wife, Irish author C.S. Lewis wrote in A Grief Observed, "No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. The death of a beloved is an amputation."

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Dealing with Death
If you avoid dealing with death, you may become more vulnerable and unable to grieve. We offer support in accepting loss and preparing for death.
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Grieving with Purpose
Explore the concept of grief work. This article reviews the four tasks involved and highlights the six self-care and bereavement signposts in your bereavement journey.
Ending Denial and Finding Acceptance
Acceptance puts an end to denial by releasing disbelief. In doing so, you can fully include the death of a loved one into your life and find peace-of-mind.
For Friends of the Bereaved
Have you chosen to help someone who is grieving the death of a loved one? If so, this article was written for you. It offers insights and provides suggestions on how best to support them during this time.
When Grief Doesn't Ease
This article takes a closer look at what's considered normal grieving compared to more complicated grief. We can look for signals to see if our grief may be going off track.
When Grief is Unacknowledged
There are many situations when our grief is not understood by those around us and can compromise our well-being. This article provides readers with four ways to reclaim our rights to grieve and find support.