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Viola Blanche (Weygandt) Dodge, 91, a longtime rural Olsburg resident, died Dec. 6 at Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

The family provided some of the following information.

She was born May 19, 1922, in Keats, the daughter of Elton Ray and Gertrude (Pruett) Weygandt. Viola graduated from Keats High School in 1938.

On January 8, 1941, in Manhattan, she was married to Glenn Wiard Dodge. Together, they worked on a dairy farm where they milked, bottled and delivered raw milk in Manhattan. In 1945, they rented and later purchased a farm

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