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Runza Franchise Owner Dies

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The man who spent his lifetime growing popular chain restaurant, Runza, into what it is today has died.

Donald Everett died Tuesday at the age of 70. He had battled Alzheimer's Disease for eight years.

His mother Sally Everett, opened the first Runza in Lincoln back in 1949. Donald bought the business and expanded it. Today, Runza has more than 80 locations in four states. 
 
Everett's funeral service will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church.

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