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Jolene L. Boyd

Jolene Lynn Boyd, 68, of Mason City, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, at MercyOne North Iowa Hospice. in Mason City. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Victory in Christ Free Methodist Church, 604 23rd St. SW, Mason City, with Pastor Jacki Basener officiating. Visitation will be…
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Elaine Taylor

Elaine Taylor, 92 of Davenport and formerly of Clear Lake, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 surrounded by her family. Arrangements are pending are Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel, 101 N 4th St, Clear Lake.
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Charles H. Springer Jr.

Charles Herman Springer Jr. “Charlie,” 89, died at his home in Clear Lake on Saturday morning, Oct. 5, 2019. Services were held on Friday, Oct. 11, at Hastings Funeral Home, in Perry, with burial in Violet Hill Cemetery.  A Celebration of Life Service will take place in Clear Lake at a later date. Among Charlie’s…
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Adela “Lele” Walker

Adela “Lele” Walker, 97, of Escondido, Calif., died Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Escondido. A graveside inurnment was held on Saturday, Oct. 12, at Clear Lake Cemetery, in Clear Lake. Lele was born March 21, 1922, in Villalba, Puerto Rico. She met her future husband, Robert Walker, while he was on a work assignment in…
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Gloria Shaffer Cooley

Gloria Shaffer Cooley, 88, of Belmond, formerly Clear Lake, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at Iowa Specialty Hospital, in Belmond. Per Gloria’s wishes, her body has been cremated and a private memorial service will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, in San Diego, Calif. In lieu of…
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Remember When 10-15-2019

(Above) Celebrating Main Street in 1994 - Members of Main Street Clear Lake, the business community, Chamber of Commerce and Dean Snyder Construction Co. participated in a ribbon cutting in 1994 officially declaring the 300 block of Main Ave. open.  The ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted by (L-R): Dennis Lindell, Main Street Clear Lake Program; Gene…
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