Obituary Summary through Nov. 22

Obituary Summary

To honor the memories of our loved ones who have passed on, County 17 offers free obituary services to the community. Recent passings include:

  • Brian David Nelson

    Brian David Nelson
    On November 18,2021 Brian David Nelson, accompanied by his love Elaine Nelson, passed through the gates of heaven. Brian, 66, was surrounded by loved ones as he passed away of respiratory failure, he will be truly missed by all. Brian David Nelson was born June 27, 1955, in Hot Springs, South Dakota.  He spent the majority ...
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  • Shirley Elizabeth Squires

    Shirley Elizabeth Squires
    Shirley “Cookie” Elizabeth (Donders) Squires in the early morning on November 19, 2021; mom went to heaven to join our dad. Cookie was born in Evart, MI on August 14, 1943 to Robert and Bette Donders. She lived most of her younger years there and went to school with the love of her life, Larry ...
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  • Jason Michael Jaramillo

    Jason Michael Jaramillo
    Mass of Christian Burial for Jason Jaramillo will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 19, 2021 at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church with Father Cliff Jacobson officiating. An all-night vigil will be held on Thursday, November 18, 2021 starting at 6:00 p.m., at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church. Jason Michael Jaramillo passed away on Sunday, November 14, ...
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We know that it is difficult to sum the life of a loved one into a few short paragraphs and, in consideration of this difficulty and the desire to pay tribute to those who pass, it is our pleasure to accept submissions of any reasonable length. County 17 obits can also include up to five (5) high-resolution photos that can be sent to