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Jake Russel Beirnes

Cedar Rapids

Jake Russel Beirnes, 19, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, died unexpectedly on Sunday, June 28, 2020, from an accidental drowning in Cedar Rapids. To honor Jake's life, a visitation will be held Monday, July 6, 2020, from 4 to 7 p.m. and funeral services will be Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at 11:00 am with cremation rites afterwards. All services are public and will be held at Fry Funeral Home, Tipton, Iowa.
We support each individual's personal responsibility to COVID-19 precautions. Attendees are encouraged to bring the personal level of COVID-19 protection they feel comfortable wearing; social distancing between groups that arrive together will be expected. Jake's full obituary may be viewed on the same webpage where we encourage you to leave online condolences and share memories: www.fryfuneralhome.com.
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