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Arlen Ahlers

PIERCE — Memorial services for Arlen G. Ahlers, 89, will be at a later date at Zion Lutheran Church in Pierce.

He died Sunday, March 22, 2020, at Premier Estates of Pierce.

Stonacek Memorial Chapel in Pierce is in charge of arrangements.

Donations may be directed to Zion Lutheran Church in Pierce or Lutheran Hour Ministries.

1931-2020

Arlen is survived by his spouse, Dottie Ahlers; his children, Nancy Ahlers, Julie Butler; and John and spouse Laura Ahlers; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Wayne Ahlers and spouse Virginia; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Linda Lunderborg and spouse Roger; his brother, Laurence Ahlers and spouse Gladys; and his brother, Walter Ahlers and spouse Betty.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.stonacekfuneralchapel.com.

In other news

ALBION — Private services for Derek J. Niewohner, 27, Albion, will be attended by his family and burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Albion.

NORFOLK — Services for Darlene M. Rosendahl, 83, Norfolk, are pending at Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk. She died Thursday, April 2, 2020, at Countryside Home in Madison.

WAKEFIELD — Memorial services for Larry L. Willers, 78, rural Wayne, will be at a later date. Burial will be in the Wakefield Cemetery.

NORFOLK — A celebration of life for Joyce F. Gansebom, 76, Norfolk, will be at a later date at Grace Lutheran Church in Norfolk.

RANDOLPH — Services for Raeleen Junck, 62, Randolph, are pending at Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. She died Thursday, April 2, 2020, at her residence.

NORFOLK — Memorial services for Vicki L. Bolduan, 63, Madison, will be at a later date under the direction of Home for Funerals in Norfolk.

LAUREL — Graveside services for Virginia J. “Tiny” Burns, 87, Laurel, will be at the Laurel Cemetery in Laurel. The Rev. Isaac Chua will officiate. In compliance with current healthcare guidelines, the service will be private.

VERDIGRE — Private graveside services for James Farnik, 82, Creighton, will be at Jelen Cemetery in rural Verdigre. A celebration of life will be at a later date.

MADISON — Private services for Liela R. Berends, 88, Madison, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 4, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Madison. The Rev. Todd Kollbaum will officiate with burial in the Crown Hill Cemetery. The service will be private to comply with restrictions on large gatherings…

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