Obituaries

Karen Horinek
B: 1959-07-03
D: 2017-02-23
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Horinek, Karen
Leona Evelyn Bigbee
B: 1914-01-31
D: 2017-02-19
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Bigbee, Leona Evelyn
Kathleen Carman
B: 1953-01-01
D: 2017-02-17
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Carman, Kathleen
Thelma Beckman
B: 1926-05-28
D: 2017-02-10
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Beckman, Thelma
J. Douglas Finley
B: 1955-03-10
D: 2017-02-10
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Finley, J. Douglas
Keith Reunitz
B: 1948-01-02
D: 2017-02-07
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Reunitz, Keith
Stephen Finley
B: 1951-10-21
D: 2017-02-06
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Finley, Stephen
Larry Fikan
B: 1940-10-02
D: 2017-02-06
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Fikan, Larry
James Carpenter
B: 1934-09-10
D: 2017-01-28
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Carpenter, James
Gaylen Randolph
B: 1940-12-10
D: 2017-01-26
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Randolph, Gaylen
Hilda Holste
B: 1918-12-03
D: 2017-01-26
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Holste, Hilda
Rose Zimmerman
B: 1923-11-22
D: 2017-01-25
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Zimmerman, Rose
Mayetta Schulte
B: 1930-03-02
D: 2017-01-19
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Schulte, Mayetta
Sharon Mackley
B: 1939-04-12
D: 2017-01-16
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Mackley, Sharon
Lois Lowe
B: 1925-11-10
D: 2017-01-14
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Lowe, Lois
Gary Brogan
B: 1957-09-15
D: 2017-01-11
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Brogan, Gary
Mary Kane
B: 1938-05-19
D: 2017-01-10
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Kane, Mary
Arthur Dunker
B: 1923-04-06
D: 2017-01-09
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Dunker, Arthur
Richard Mick
B: 1946-08-09
D: 2017-01-04
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Mick, Richard
Maxine Rahe
B: 1928-09-23
D: 2017-01-04
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Rahe, Maxine
Zelma Kinkade
B: 1936-03-22
D: 2016-12-31
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Kinkade, Zelma

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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.
Dealing with Grief
This page features links to each of the articles in the grief library and provides access to our year-long series of email grief support messages.
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.