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Memorial Fund established

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Remembering fellow student The fence bordering the MMC atheletic field has been turned into a memorial for 17-year-old Richard Jacob (R.J.) Geerdes who died in an automobile accident last Thursday. His funeral is this afternoon at 2 p.m. at the MMC High School. Photo by Nancy Hohbach
A memorial fund to help with funeral expenses for R.J. Geerdes is being set up at Farmers State Bank in Marcus and First Trust & Savings Bank in Cleghorn and Marcus. R.J. was a senior at MMC High School in Marcus.

He died on Friday due to injuries from an auto accident. Donations can be dropped off at one of these banks or mailed to Farmers State Bank, P.O. Box 548, Marcus, IA 51035. Make checks payable to - In Memory of R.J. Geerdes.

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