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Richard H. Niebuhr, 86

Nov 8, 2015

Wells Richard Henry “Dick” Niebuhr, age 86, of Wells, died Monday, Nov. 2, 2015 at Parkview Care Center in Wells. His son, William Henry “Bill” Niebuhr, age 42, of Wells died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 at Parkview Care Center.

A double funeral service will be held Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with Pastor Mary Iverson officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015 from 2-6 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Wells. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in Rosehill Cemetery, Wells, and military honors for Dick will be accorded by the Wells Color Guard.

Dick is survived by his wife of 56 years, Irene of Wells; six children, Linda (Bob) Buendorf, of Wells, Brenda (Jim) Anderson, of Rochester, Sandy (Dale) Tatge, of Wells, Michael (Aubrey) Niebuhr, of Wells, Lucinda (Paul) Zbaracki, of Golden Valley, and William “Bill” Niebuhr, of Wells; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; step-brother, Ray (Charlene) Harris, of Wells; and sister-in-law, Grace Niebuhr of Wells; and many nieces and nephews.

Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells is in charge of arrangements. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.brussheitner.com