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Vernon J. Holthusen

Monday, June 16, 2008

Vernon J. Holthusen, age 89, of Le Mars, and formerly of Rock Rapids, died Friday, June 13, 2008, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.

Vernon is survived by his daughter, Tamara and her husband, Kevin Small of Le Mars; five grandchildren, Aaron (Leah) Christians, of Sioux City, Adam (Jen) Christians, of Andover, Kan., Tyler Christians of Norman, Okla., Tanner Christians and Ross (Amanda) Small of Le Mars; his great-grandchildren, Isabella Christians, Tyler, Leah, Turner, and Carley Christians, and Mason Small; one brother, Virgil Holthusen of Rock Rapids; and one sister, Lucille (Les) Ripley of Luverne, Minn. He is also survived by his little dog Sara, along with a host of relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 10:30 AM, Tuesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Rock Rapids, with the Rev. Dave Christensen officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Rock Rapids. Visitation will be today Monday, from 2 to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Jurrens Funeral Home of Rock Rapids.

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