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Friday, May 22nd, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 11:57:35, May 22nd 2015 - RogerClegg - Re felon voting: Glad this bill failed. If you arenâ€™t willing to fo ... [Read More]
- 12:15:00, May 20th 2015 - Shorty - Makes me feel pretty old when I read about people I knew. I would like to ... [Read More]
- 11:34:36, May 20th 2015 - SV80 - To Future: I can empathize with your regarding Hawkeye63. He exhibits all t ... [Read More]
- 12:49:06, May 19th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 My entire argument has been based on legal civil rights argument ... [Read More]
- 7:22:50, May 19th 2015 - hawkeye63 - There you have it fellow citizens, I sure hope America is paying attentio ... [Read More]
- 6:06:44, May 18th 2015 - Redhorse51 - Thank you for a great read. Like an addicting mini-series, I could not ... [Read More]
- 7:26:03, May 17th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 I'm going to address your post per sentence to make it clearer ... [Read More]
- 2:11:36, May 17th 2015 - Hawkeye63 - So in a nutshell you are fine with forcing conservative, traditional Chri ... [Read More]
- 9:45:42, May 17th 2015 - Paul - The question I have about the belief that some should not have to serve same s ... [Read More]
- 6:43:06, May 17th 2015 - Crack some heads - This is a really good article, unfortunately a lot of people can't ... [Read More]
Fri, Dec 19th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Marie Louisa Ahlers Bock, 93, of Spring Valley, a former farm homemaker, died December 15, 2003 at the Ostrander Nursing Home.
Marie Louise Ahlers was born Jan. 8, 1910, in Pender, Neb. to Johann and Johanna Ahlers who had each immigrated from Germany. On April 4, 1934, she married Alvin Theodore “Carl” Bock in Cresco, Iowa. They farmed in the Lime Springs, Iowa, Ostrander and Brush, Colo., areas until 1972, when they retired and moved to Spring Valley. Her husband died Aug. 28, 1981. Mrs. Bock was a charter member of the Lime Springs Lutheran Church and a current member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ostrander where she was active in Ladies Aid and Mission Circle. She was a longtime member of the Spring Valley Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary and was a Fillmore County home health aide for a number of years. Survivors include three daughters, Joanne Bock and Karen (Phil) Jones, both of Chouteau, Okla., and Gayle (Al) Kaufman of Point Richmond, Calif.; a son, Allen (Lori) of Cumberland, Wis.; and two grandchildren. A sister and two stepsisters preceded her in death. The funeral for Marie Louisa Ahlers Bock was December 19, 2003 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ostrander, with the Rev. Nancy Solomonson officiating. Burial was in Bloomfield Cemetery in rural Ostrander. Thauwald Funeral Home in Spring Valley was in charge of arrangements.