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John Fehr, Kay Sandeen and Kay’s daughter Meme Fehr in the reception area at Sandeen Insurance’s Second Street office in Hudson. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)

High standards, adaptability, variety mark Sandeen Insurance’s 100 years


Ask Meme Fehr, her husband John and her mom Kay Sandeen about what’s set the family insurance agency apart for a century, and the first thing they talk about is high standards.

“It’s a reputation of honesty and integrity,” agency Vice President John Fehr said in a weekend interview at Sandeen Insurance’s downtown Hudson office. “You have to have both or you won’t make it for 100 years.”

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Chuck Nowlen
Chuck Nowlen joined the Star-Observer team as a business, township and general-assignment reporter in April, 2014 after a three-decade career in newspapers and magazines, and as a newsroom-management/business-planning consultant.
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