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James “Jim” Dean Wing, 60, of Bettendorf, Iowa, passed away at Trinity Health Center, Rock Island, Il on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022. A visitation will take place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 21, at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel. A private family funeral will take place at a later …

Dr. David Allen Beck, 58, of St. Louis, MO, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, at St. Louis after a courageous battle with cancer. 

Gene A. Suthers, 65, of Lost Nation, Iowa, passed away on Friday morning, Jan. 14, 2022, at The Ivy at Davenport in Davenport, Iowa.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

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Alan Blaine Kenniker, 71, of Ellenton, Florida, formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, at the Tidewell Hospice House in Venice, Florida. Due to Covid-19 concerns, a Memorial of his life will be held via zoom Jan. 29, 2022. The live-streaming service will begin at …

George Sylvester Ronek, 85, passed away Jan. 9, 2022, at his winter home in New River, AZ. A Celebration Of Life will be held later this spring in Maquoketa.

Kathy R. Wilhelm, 65, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022, at her home.

Victoria Marie Andersen, 70, of Maquoketa, Iowa passed away in the comfort and care of her four children in Columbia, Missouri, on Jan. 11, 2022. 

Paul Frederick Keitel, 62, of DeWitt, Iowa, passed away at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, in Davenport, having bravely fought his final battle with cancer on the morning of Jan. 15, 2022.

Charles “Mr. Jenkins” Jenkins, 67, of Maquoketa died Dec. 1, 2021, in his home.

Lorraine L. Owen, 95, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, at Clover Ridge Place in Maquoketa, her home for the past nine years.

Patty A. Sheldon, 70, of Lost Nation, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at Unity Point Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Ardell N. Feller, 83, of Maquoketa passed away on Jan. 4, 2022 at Crestridge Care Center in Maquoketa.

Asher E. Schroeder, 96, died peacefully at his home in Maquoketa, Iowa, on Jan. 10, 2022. He was born on May 12, 1925, in Maquoketa to Lee Schroeder and Carol (Doughty) Schroeder. He graduated from Maquoketa High School in 1942 and worked for the Iowa State Highway Commission until drafted i…

Harold Owen Scott, 63, of Fairfax, Iowa, passed away from a heart attack on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Harold’s Life will be held from 4 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at The Legacy Center at Murdoch-Linwood in Cedar…

Thelma M. Yarolem, 56, of Wyoming, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

Raymond L. “Ray” Bahr, 97, of Andrew, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening, Jan. 4, 2022, at WestWing Place in DeWitt, Iowa.

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Lorraine E. Mohr, 91, of Amana, IA, formerly of Preston, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids, IA. 

David Charles Kunde 74, was born July 25, 1947, oldest of 10 children to Harry Charles Kunde and Anna Mary (Miller) Kunde in Clinton, Iowa. He passed on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at Covenant Mercy One in Waterloo, Iowa.

Ronald McCutcheon, 74, passed away on Dec. 31, 2021, at his home in Peoria, Arizona, following a long battle with cancer. He donated his body to science. He will be cremated with a memorial and service at a later date.

Larry L. Holdgrafer, 79, of Spragueville, IA, passed away Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City, IA. A funeral mass will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Preston, IA, on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, at 11 a.m. Visitation will be held Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at the church,…

Carlyle “Bud” Wilcox, 79, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Jan. 3, 2022. Family and friends gathered from 1-3 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at Stewart Baxter Funeral & Memorial Services, Cedar Rapids. Private family burial was at Pence Cemetery, Baldwin, Iowa.

Lori Ann Snodgrass, 62, of Davenport, Iowa, passed away on Sunday evening, Jan. 2, 2022, at home.

Sandra J. Collister, 80, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, at home, surrounded by family.

Marilee (Orr) Weuste, 87, passed away on Dec. 27, 2021, at Crestridge in Maquoketa.

Ashley N. “Digger” Moore, 35, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, Dec. 29, 2021, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa, with her mom, dad and sister by her side.

Paul J. Lasack, 95, of Oxford Junction passed away on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, at the Clarence Nursing Home.

Alvin J. Kilburg, 102, of Bellevue, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021, at Mill Valley Care Center. Funeral Mass was held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Bellevue. Visitation was at 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., also Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022, prior to Mass at…

James Lucy Sr., 76, of Maquoketa passed away on Sunday morning, Dec. 5, 2021, at Unity Point Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Dwain M. “Geeker” Michels, 72, of Preston, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, at University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, at Hachmann-Mier Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Bellevue. Family greeted friends at 10 a.m. unt…

Evelyn Wilhmina Costello, 90, of Charlotte, Iowa, passed away very peacefully Tuesday evening, Dec. 28, 2021, into eternal life at her home with family present.

Velma Frandsen Witt, 94, of Highlands Ranch, CO, died Dec. 31, 2021. No services are planned. A private family burial will be at a later time.

Delores C. (Hingtgen) Eggers, 98, of Andrew, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at Mill Valley Care Center. Funeral Mass was held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Bellevue. Family greeted friends from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, at…

Linda M. Lucy, 65, of Maquoketa passed away on Friday, Dec. 17, 2021, at Unity Point Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Donald W. Saeugling, 68, of Maquoketa, Iowa, died unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 27, 2021, in his home.

John J. Connole 74, of Petersville, Iowa, passed away, Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022, at Genesis Medical Center, DeWitt.

Beverly A. Skladzien, 76, of Elwood, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, Jan. 2, 2022, at home.

Helen M. Sanger Bartels, 97, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Friday evening, Dec. 31, 2021, at her home.

Allen L. McCloy, 83, of Monmouth, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday morning, Dec. 22, 2021, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Darlene J. Bartels, formerly of Maquoketa, passed away Dec. 24, 2021, at the Denver Sunset Home, in Denver, Iowa.

Jackie Rachel Scotton, 55, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away on Saturday morning, Dec. 18, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on July 1, 1966, a day that she would later love to share with her eldest grandson.

Funeral Services for Roger and Carolyn Haynes, residents of Montpelier, was held at 12 Noon Monday, Dec. 27, 2021, at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, downtown Davenport. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery, Buffalo. 

Mary Loretta (Kedley) Davis, 94, of rural Delmar, Iowa, was greeted in Heaven on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 2021.

Karen K. Schutt, 78, of Manly, formerly of Maquoketa passed away on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021, at Manly Specialty Care.

Rita Lou (Heim) Brown, 76, of Bellevue passed away on Friday, Dec. 17, 2021, at Mill Valley Care Center. Funeral mass will be held on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Bellevue with visitation at the church prior to mass from 9 – 11 a.m.

Juanita L. Staggs, 91, of Dubuque died at 10:35 a.m., Friday, Dec. 17, 2021, at home. Visitation was held from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at the Egelhof, Siegert and Casper Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 Kennedy Road, Dubuque, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m.

Frank J. Deverwaere, 73, of Maquoketa, formerly of Wheatland, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 in Maquoketa.

Zachary James Arensdorf, 16, of Cypress, Texas, passed away Dec. 12, 2021, at Memorial Hermann Shock Trauma ICU as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was an organ donor, potentially helping as many as one hundred people. Although we could not save his life, he is hel…

Roy L. Krum, 69, loving husband, dad, and grandfather, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, at MercyOne Clinton Medical Center in Clinton, Iowa.

Lita M. Miller, 91, of Clinton passed away Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021, at her home in Clinton.

Delores Fay (Current) Neal of Mechanicsville, formally of Monmouth, passed away on Saturday morning Dec. 11, 2021 at Mechanicsville Specialty Care. In honor of Delores, a graveside service at the Monmouth Cemetery and a location for gathering of family and friends will be decided at a later …

Dennis J. Schueller, 54, of Durango, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at 2:14 p.m., on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. To celebrate Dennis’ life, family and friends visited from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m., on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, at Behr Funeral Home, …

Averle Bevan, 97, of Bellevue, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, at Mercy One in Dubuque. Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at St. John Lutheran Church in Bellevue. Visitation will be 9 a.m. until service time also on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at church prior to se…

Alice Weber, 85, of Mapleton, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at the Maple Heights Nursing Home of Mapleton.

Donald D. Miller, 92, of Maquoketa passed away on Sunday evening, Nov. 28, 2021, at the Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Elaine Winnifred Bishop Johnson passed from this life into eternity with the Lord Jesus on Oct. 28, 2021, at Trinity Hospital, Davenport, after a final battle with the multiple problems of old age. She was 100 years old.

Judy Sue Manning, 51, of Lost Nation, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Saturday morning, Nov. 27, 2021, at the Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa.

Galen Clyde Clark, 91, of Maquoketa passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. 

Clay E. DeMoss, 66, of Eldora, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Saturday morning, Dec. 4, 2021, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

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Dennis J. Schueller, 54, of Durango, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at 2:14 p.m., on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. To celebrate Dennis’ life, family and friends may visit from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m., on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, at Behr Funeral Home…

Donna J. Koontz, 84, of Wyoming, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away on Saturday evening, Nov. 27, 2021, at her daughter’s home in DeWitt, Iowa.

Larry C. Clark, 77, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Monday morning, Nov. 22, 2021, at his home.

Mildred “Millie” Mary Driscoll, 97, of Preston, Iowa, passed away peacefully with her family by her side Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, at MercyOne in Clinton, Iowa. A funeral mass was held Monday, Nov. 29, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Preston with Father Austin Wilker as c…