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Loren D. Nearmyer

Published: Friday, July 26, 2013 11:56 a.m. CST • Updated: Friday, July 26, 2013 12:40 p.m. CST

Loren D. Nearmyer, 90, of Newton died on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at his home in Park Centre in Newton.

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Wallace Family Funeral Home in Newton.

The family will greet friends from 12:30 p.m., Saturday, July 27, 2013, until the time of service at the funeral home. The family will also greet friends with a coffee time at the funeral home following the burial.        

Memorials to WesleyLife Hospice Care-Newton, or to the Courthouse Christmas Lighting Fund may be left at the funeral home. Memorials may also be mailed to the funeral home, please add, Attn: Nearmyer Family on the envelope.         

Survivors include his two sisters, Ardelle Morgan of Altoona, and Veralea Buchanan of Newton; and his sister-in-law, Beverly Nearmyer of Newton; many nieces and nephews, and special family friends, the Ryther families.    

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Louise in 2009; twin brother, Lawrence “Buck” Nearmyer in 2001; brothers-in-law, Raymond Morgan, Dick Buchanan, and Larry Blom.

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