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Sandra Coiner

Funeral services for Sandra Kay Coiner, 68, of Yuma, Ariz., who died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, were held Nov. 19 at the United Methodist Church, Tipton, with the Rev. Tom Zeleney officiating. Burial followed in Tipton Masonic Cemetery, Tipton.
Sandra Kay Albaugh Coiner, daughter of Robert Carl and Florence Louise Nagel Albaugh, was born Nov. 21, 1942, in Cedar Rapids. She was a 1961 graduate of Tipton High School and Cosmetology School in 1962. Sandra was united in marriage to William Henry Coiner on June 10, 1962, at the United Methodist Church in Tipton.

Arthur Collins

Arthur L. Collins, 84, formerly of West Liberty died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at his home in West Branch.
Funeral service was held Nov. 18, at the Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Liberty. Burial with military honors was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty.

Grace Clark

Grace Leona Clark, 95, a resident of the Solon Care Center, formerly of Ely, died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, at the care center, on what would have been her 74th wedding anniversary. Funeral services were held Nov. 15 at St. John Lutheran Church in Ely by the Rev. Erika Uthe. Burial was in Rogers Grove Cemetery, Ely. Arrangements were by Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Cedar Rapids.

Walkin'

The problem with writing any kind of murder mystery in stories based in Solon is picking someone to make the killer.
Maybe, for example, I could assign the role to Gene, the somewhat gruff manager at the time of the Solon American Legion, which is located two buildings and an alley over from my apartment.

Food For Thought

It’s hard to find good black walnuts that are ready to use. I sometimes find them at farmers markets, church bazaars, or in the classified ads, but somebody else usually gets there first and they’re all gone by time I arrive. I usually end up shopping in a health food store or the Stringtown Grocery near Kalona, where they are much fresher and considerably cheaper than those bitty little packages in the grocery store.