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Wayne Wendell Huggins


Wayne Wendell Huggins, 79, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha.
Wayne is survived by his wife, Rayma of Manchester; a son, David Huggins; three stepchildren, Charles Ungs of Manchester, Cheri (Bill) Tiedemann of Indianola and Robert (Jana) Ungs of Manchester; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild, with one on the way.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Border Missions, Rehab to Home (R2H) of the Good Neighbor Society and First Lutheran Church for missions.
Online condolences may be sent to www.leonard-mullerfh.com.
Memorial service with military rites: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at First Lutheran Church in Manchester, Iowa, with the Rev. Tony D. Ede officiating.
Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at First Lutheran Church in Manchester, Iowa.
Inurnment at a later date: Oakland Cemetery in Manchester, Iowa.
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