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The ceremony for Luther Phelps will be held at Riverside Cemetery July 27.

Osage pioneer to be honored as Civil War veteran at Riverside

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Luther Phelps, a pioneer settler in Osage Township, will receive a Civil War grave marker and official graveside ceremony acknowledging his wartime military service at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27.


He was laid to rest in 1910 in an unmarked grave at Riverside Cemetery in Osage. The cemetery was established in 1883 and is in its 130th year.

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