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Richard Merel Kvam

Richard Merel Kvam, 80, of Vergas, died Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 after a 15-year journey with cancer, at his home surrounded by family, special friends and under the care of Lakeland Hospice.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Vergas. Lunch will be served at the Vergas Event Center following the service. Burial will take place at Silent Vale Cemetery, Main Township, Minn.

Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Vergas, with a prayer service to take place at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. 

Furey Funeral Home, Vergas, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.   To leave online condolences, visit 

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