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Bessie Tapper

Cedar Falls

Bessie "Bess" L. Tapper, 84, of Cedar Falls, formerly of Anamosa, died Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Western Home Communities Nation Cottage in Cedar Falls.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 28, at St. John Lutheran Church in Cedar Falls. Burial: Hampton Cemetery, Hampton. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Dahl-Van Hove-Schoof Funeral Home, Cedar Falls, and one hour before services at the church.
Memorials may be directed to Camp Courageous in Monticello or the Western Home Foundation.
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Posted on Tuesday, 25 April 2017