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Dolores Marie Batrez, 78, Ottawa, formerly of Kansas City, Mo., died April 24, 2013, at Olathe Medical Center, Olathe, Kan.

A funeral mass is planned for 10 a.m. Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 428 S. Cedar St., Ottawa.

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