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A brief remembrance of the life of Harley Karvonen, 96, of Perham, will be held during the 9:30 a.m. worship service on July 7, at First Congregational United Church of Christ in New York Mills with Reverend Muriel Hachfeld presiding. The service will be followed by a graveside committal service at 11 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery in New York Mills, with military honors provided by Charles D. Center VFW Post #3289 of New York Mills and Minnesota Army National Guard, Honor Guard of Moorhead, Minn. A time for lunch and fellowship will be at the church following the graveside service. Memorials may be sent to First Congregational Church. Arrangements are provided by the Karvonen & Son Fu-neral Home of New York Mills.