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Marilyn L. Bowling, 69, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Monday morning, Aug. 3, 2020 at her home.

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Tot Nathanial Taylor, 79, of Palo passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at the Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy. A visitation was held Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids. As mandated by proclamation, social distancing must be practiced which req…

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Isabel Anne Dietz, 91, of Kingsland, Texas, passed away on Aug. 3, 2020. She was born on Feb. 6, 1929, in Maquoketa, Iowa, to Maurice Perham and Leitha Schunter.

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.

Jack McDonald, 89, of Avon Park, Florida, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020.

John E. Beranek, 75, of Maquoketa, Iowa, died suddenly of a heart attack on Tuesday morning, July 28, 2020, at Mercy One Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Cletus J. Clasen, 70, of LaMotte, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday morning, July 29, 2020, at Mill Valley Care Center in Bellevue, Iowa.

Marilyn Bowling, 69, of Maquoketa passed away on Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, at her home.

Janet M. (Andresen) Benischek, 81, of Davenport, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at Mechanicsville Specialty Care in Mechanicsville, Iowa.

Jack McDonald, 89, of Avon Park, Florida, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020.

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Berna L. Sagers, 83, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, July 25, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.

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Nina Edwards Johnson, 91, of Bettendorf passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at home surrounded by her loving family.

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LaVonne Stevens, 84, of Maquoketa passed away on July 20, 2020, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf, Iowa.

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Allen A. “Bugsy” Dryer, 76, of Otter Creek, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, July 22, 2020, at his home.

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Lou Behrend, 69, of DeWitt, Iowa, died suddenly late Saturday morning, July 25, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center, DeWitt.

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George Mark “Bub” Phillips, 70, of Sabula passed away at Allen Hospital in Waterloo, Iowa, from complications following a stroke.

Phyllis Jean Hlubek, 85, of Sabula, Iowa, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020, at MercyOne Hospital, Clinton, Iowa. 

Robert L. “Bob” Kennedy Jr., 55, of Baldwin, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, July 11, 2020 at his home.

Germaine C. “Geri” Skoff Lawrence, 90, of Maquoketa passed away on Friday morning, July 17, 2020, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Dana Clyde Clark, 47, of Galena, Illinois, and formerly of Maquoketa, Delmar and Dubuque, Iowa, died on Tuesday evening, July 14, 2020, in Hanover, Illinois, from injuries received from a gunshot wound.

Betty M. Willimack, 90, of Oxford Junction passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2020, at Wheatland Manor  in Wheatland Iowa.

Sister Lou Ann (Aquilena) Kilburg, OSF, 76, of Clare House, Dubuque, Iowa passed Monday, July 13, 2020, at Mercy One Hospital, Dubuque

Marie M. Ambrosy, 86, of Dubuque, formerly of Otter Creek, died Friday, July 10, 2020, at the Mill Valley Care Center in Bellevue. Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020, at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 1870 St. Ambrose Street, Dubuque. Please respect our …

Kandace K. “Kandy” Carr, 60, of Maquoketa passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Joseph M. “Joe” Rollinger, 83, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Friday evening, July 10, 2020, at Westwing Place in DeWitt, Iowa.

Kathleen M. “Kathy” Stender, 73, of Monmouth, Iowa, passed away on Saturday morning, July 11, 2020, at Westwing Place in DeWitt, Iowa.

Robert “Bob” Dean Reade, 87, of Geneseo, Illinois, died on Sunday, July 5, 2020, at Hammond Henry Hospital in Geneseo. 

Phyllis Mae Scott, 88, of Maquoketa, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

Gilbert Alvin “Gil” Ludwig, 81, of LaMotte passed away Friday, July 3, 2020, at home following a sudden illness.

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Kayla M. Nemmers, 33, of Springbrook, ran into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Mercy One Medical Center in Dubuque.

Marvin E. LaFayette, 93, of Maquoketa passed away on June 30, 2020, at the Maquoketa Care Center. 

John Chesney passed away on June 29, 2020, at the age of 101. He was born Nov. 22, 1918, the surviving twin son of Joe and Anna (Foust) Chesney. He lived from pandemic to pandemic, not succumbing to either. He witnessed the most amazing world of change in his life. He graduated from the Univ…

David D. “Dave” Otten, 61, of Delmar, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at his home surrounded by family.

Bertha C. Feller, 91, of Cascade formerly of Sugar Creek, Iowa, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, June 29, 2020, at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade, Iowa.

Madonna M. Varner, 79, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 21, 2020, at her home.

James L. “Jim” Arterberry, 74, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa, from injuries received in a vehicle/pedestrian accident.

Raymond Paul Trenkamp, 96, of Maquoketa, IA, passed away Saturday, June 27, 2020, at Maquoketa Care Center. A funeral mass will be held Thursday, July 2, 2020, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Preston, IA at 11 a.m. Visitation will take place at Law Jones Funeral Home in Preston, from 5-7 p…

Tommye Lynn DeMoss, 72, of Clinton, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at the University of Iowa, Iowa City.

Jean Ellen (Eggers) Rockwell, 87, of Bellevue, passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020.

D.C. Cole, 84, of Marion, Iowa, passed away on Friday morning, June 26, 2020, at Willow Gardens Care Center in Marion, Iowa.

Margaret Sarah Boyer Palmer, 93, of Phoenix, Arizona and formerly Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on May 3, 2020 at Brookdale-North Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona.

Loras Collins, 95, of Dubuque and formerly of Zwingle passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at Bethany Home, surrounded by the love of family and Bethany staff.

Mary Jeanette “Jan” Farrell died peacefully at her home on June 8, 2020, surrounded by the love and prayers of her family. 

Cecilia Gavin, 94, of Cascade and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade. 

Bernard Grandick, 57, of Maquoketa passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at Crestridge Care Center in Maquoketa. 

Greg Thompson, 71, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday night, June 14, 2020, with his family present. Greg is survived by his son Dakota and granddaughter Arabella and many family and friends. There will be no services but an Honor memorial at 1 p.m., Saturday, J…

Quinn A. Fields, 27, of Solon passed away on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. 

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Stephen Lee Miller, 63, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020, from injuries received in a tractor accident.

Richard A. DeLarm, 91, of Onslow, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, June 2, 2020, at home surrounded by his family.

Billy E. Croce, 77, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Thursday afternoon, June 4, 2020, at the Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa.

Audrey Myrna (Grant) Gerlach Conoly, 80, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, in San Antonio, Texas, after an extended illness.  

Mary L. Hartley Hantelmann, 92, of Maquoketa, and formerly of Dubuque, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, May 23, 2020 at Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa.

Stefani R. Ganzer, 30, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and formerly of Andrew, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 30, 2020, near Stevens Point, Wisconsin.

Ruth D. Huebbe, 87, of Baldwin passed away on Friday morning, May 29, 2020, at her son Darrell’s home in rural Maquoketa.

Thomas W. “Tom” Bowling, 62, of Maquoketa passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at the Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa.  

Mary Jill Long, 79, of Dubuque, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020, at Dubuque Specialty Care in Dubuque, from complications of COVID-19.

Candice Anne Bickford, 71, beloved mom, nana, sister, and niece passed away peacefully May 20, 2020. 

Mary Ellen Camp, 87, of Andrew, passed away on Wednesday morning, May 20, 2020, at her home in Andrew.

To the world you are a Mother, but to your Family you are the world.

Mildred L. “Millie” Kopp, 93, of Maquoketa passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at her son’s home in Maquoketa surrounded by her family.

It’s not how long the flower blooms, but how beautifully. Judy Marie Schroeder Price, 86, passed away peacefully in the home she loved on April 29, 2020 in Tacoma, Washington, her home since 2011. She was born September 9, 1933 to Carl Louis Schroeder and Martha Rechterman Schroeder in Daven…

Mary Ann (Yeager) Clasen, 80, of Bellevue, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at Stonehill Health Care Center in Dubuque. Private family memorial service will be 10:30 a.m., May 30, 2020 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Bellevue. Memorial services will be live broadcast on Bell…

Colleen Bradley Lindstrom, 56, of Maquoketa, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 15, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.  

J.C. Engel, 85, of Maquoketa, passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at the Maquoketa Care Center. 

Marilyn Louise Notz, age 90, of Delmar, died Wednesday, May 13, 2020 in DeWitt. 

Waunetta I. (Heuertz) Schmitt, 82, a resident of Davenport, formerly of Maquoketa, died Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Robert L. “Bob” Fowler Jr., 81, of Maquoketa, passed away on Friday morning, May 1, 2020, at ManorCare Health Services at Utica Ridge in Davenport.

Pauline Wyrick Orris, 92, passed away Monday, May 4, 2020 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade. Pauline was born on a farm north of Baldwin, the daughter of Floyd and Elizabeth Hershberger Wyrick on July 6, 1927 where she lived until she married Robert M. Orris on Aug. 14, 1949.

Leland Keith Bachtell, 78, of Elwood, died on Tuesday morning, May 5, 2020 at his home. The only son of Florence (Peg) and S.L. Bachtell, Leland was born on Feb. 17, 1942 in Arlington, Fayette County, Iowa. His family moved from Arlington to West Union and they also resided in Washington, Wy…

Donn H. Lang passed away peacefully April 29, 2020. Born May 25, 1919, in Maquoketa, Donn married Madge Vale August 1941 and she passed in 2012. Donn is survived by his brother, Ralph Jr., sons Phillip (Sheryl), Michael (Susan), and Mark (Judy), and their families, nieces, nephews, and cousi…

Brian M. Bopes, 62, of Maquoketa, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, May 9, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family.

Ryan W. “Ike” Eichhorn, 42, of Cedar Rapids, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at home.

Dennis John Koppes, 63, of Canton, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 1:11 a.m.

Leon E. Gibson, 78, of Maquoketa, passed away on Thursday morning, April 30, 2020, at ManorCare in Dubuque.

Arnold Till, 70, of Camanche, left behind his hardships and suffering on April 7, 2020 as he reached for the hand of Jesus who welcomed him into heaven. Graveside services take place at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 8, at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. A visitation occurs from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, …

Kelly Lynn White, 42, of Redmond, Washington, and formerly of the Maquoketa area, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at EvergreenHealth in King, Washington.

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Sandra Arnold, 71, of Cedar Rapids, and formerly of Victor, died on Sunday, April 12, 2020 at Heritage Specialty Care in Cedar Rapids.

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Dorothy D. Bartels, 93, of Maquoketa, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

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Frances Anne Davison Hardin Ellis, 84, of Cedar Rapids, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2020 at The Gardens. A private burial will be held at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.