Donna Long, 80, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 at her residence in Manhattan. She was born on Aug. 16, 1935, in Kansas City. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home..


    John Francis Lock, 93, of Wallace, died Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, at Greeley County Hospital in Tribune. The family provided some of the following information. He was born May 4, 1922, in Wallace, the son of Rozella (Gardner) and Roy Irving Lock.  Preceding him .

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