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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A prominent member of the Monroe community has died. Irma Detiege passed away Tuesday at the age of 82.

She and her husband founded the Monroe Dispatch newspaper in 1975. And, she was also a retired educator. Visitation will be held from 10-2 Friday at Miller Funeral Home. The funeral service is scheduled for 11:00 Saturday morning at Mount Zion Baptist Church.

 

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