Tracy C. Green, 45, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa, surrounded by her family.

Shirley E. Barker, 75, of Davenport, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Tracy L. Holland, 63, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf, Iowa.

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Curtis Hank, 60, of Sabula, Iowa, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Clinton, Iowa. 

Jane Ellen Collins, of Boise, Idaho, formerly of New Castle, Delaware, and Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Jan. 21, 2020. 

Terry Nicholas “Nick” Toutsch, 78, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Monday evening, Jan. 20, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics under hospice care in Iowa City, Iowa.

Edward E. Small, 74, of Bernard, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at home, surrounded by family.

Gary August Yaddof, 63, died in his home on Jan. 17, 2020, in Charles City, Iowa, due to complications from Lewy Body Dementia (LBD).

David (D.K.) Bechtum, 70, of Riceville, was called home on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, tending to the birth of an unexpected calf on his farm. 

Donald “Doni” Rowan, 44, of Galena, Illinois, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020.

Nancy Lee Winningham, 71, of Maquoketa, Iowa, and formerly of Nashville, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at her home in rural Maquoketa.

Robert Flemming, 96, of Miles, Iowa, passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at Mill Valley Care Center, Bellevue, Iowa. 

Nancy Winningham, 71, of Maquoketa, passed away on Friday, Jan 10, 2020, at her home in rural Maquoketa, Iowa.

Aaron J. Yarolem, 45, of Emmetsburg, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, at the Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg, Iowa.

Cathy J. Miller, 65, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Jan. 2, 2020, at her home.

Donald E. Current, 86, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Gerald John “Jerry” Gisel, 86, of DeWitt, Iowa, died Sunday morning, Jan. 5, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center-East, Davenport.

Duane R. Hansen, 83, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa. 

Parren Edgar “Pete” Lehman Jr., 97, of Alma, Michigan, and formerly of Maquoketa, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, of natural causes while living in Masonic Pathways Senior Living Services in Alma.

Margaret Mary Tebbe, 57, of Spragueville, Iowa, passed away late Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City, Iowa. 

Terry W. Tellefson, 74, of Washington, Illinois, passed away at 9:10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019, surrounded by his family.

Arla V. House, 92, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Sunday evening, Dec. 29, 2019, at Mill Valley Care Center in Bellevue, Iowa.

Community members lost many loved ones in 2019. Here is a look at some of those who died last year.

Paul Christiansen, 64, of Maquoketa, passed away on Dec. 25, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center in Davenport, Iowa.

Roger E. Shady, 61, of Maquoketa and formerly of Clinton and Monticello, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

David William Busch, 52, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, passed away on Dec. 14, 2019. 

Donald John Banowetz Sr., 85, a native of Preston, Iowa, and resident of Houma, Louisiana, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, surrounded by his loved ones.

Alberta Wink, 87, of Oxford Junction, passed away at the Clarence Nursing Home on Dec. 17, 2019. 

Marvin J. Weis, 97, of Maquoketa, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, at Clover Ridge Place in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Jimmy G. “Jim” Rockwell, 85, of Maquoketa, passed away on Sunday morning, Dec. 15, 2019, at Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Larry W. “Smoke” Davis, 81, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, at Unity Point Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Dennis “Bear” Feil, 72, of Maquoketa, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family. 

Ingrid E. Teboe, 75, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at the Henry County Health Center in Mt. Pleasant.

Vincent P. Kilburg, 76, of Bellevue, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family. 

Joan L. Dodds, 66, of Maquoketa passed away on Thursday morning, Dec. 5, 2019, at her home in Maquoketa. 

Alan Lane Sagers, 85, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Friday morning, Dec. 6, 2019, at his home.

Ronald R. “Goldie” Kroeger, 71, of Maquoketa, passed away on Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Louis “Lou” Tietjens, 76, of Clermont, Florida, and formerly of Miles, Iowa, passed away Nov. 27, 2019.

Rebecca Faulkner, 52, of Maquoketa, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2019, at Manor Care Utica Ridge in Davenport, Iowa.

Owen Henry Boedeker, 75, of Wheatland, passed away suddenly on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. 

Jeffery A. “Jeff” Davis, 68, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 3, 2019, at his home.

Alvin F. Graves, 65, of Green Island, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at the Iowa City VA Hospital.

Duane W. “Dunes” Schroeder, 62, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday morning, Nov. 30, 2019, at his brother Alan’s home in Lost Nation, Iowa.

Ronald R. Kroeger, 71, of Maquoketa, passed away on Friday morning, Nov. 29, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Willaura P. “Billie” Keil, 92, of Maquoketa, passed away on Tuesday morning, Nov. 26, 2019, at Clover Ridge Place in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Marilyn Joyce “Granny” Clark, 81, of Dubuque, and formerly of Delmar, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at her home.

Nancy Marie Spain, 64, of Petersville, Iowa, passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Helen L. Round, 86, of Bettendorf, passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House.  

Mary Callahan, 84, of Maquoketa and formerly of Colfax, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, at the Clover Ridge Place Assisted Living Facility in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Henry Clay Pemberton Jr., 85, of Bellevue, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at the Jackson County Regional Health Center, Maquoketa, Iowa. 

Marilyn Joyce Clark, 81, of Dubuque and formerly of Delmar, passed away on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at her home in Dubuque, Iowa.

Allen Meyer, 82, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at his home. 

Lyle Tompkins, 69 of Clarence and formerly of Wyoming, passed away on Nov. 15, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer at St. Luke’s Hospice in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Monita Orrelle Hayes Ebersole, 97, of Maquoketa, Iowa, arrived at her heavenly home on Wednesday morning, Nov. 13, 2019, while sleeping in her home on the farm.

Arnold Koranda, 80, of Dade City, Florida, and formerly of Maquoketa Iowa, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, as a result of injuries received in a motor vehicle accident.

Margaret A. Currie, 71, of Maquoketa, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Dubuque Specialty Care.

Melissa Jo “Missy” Wolney, 51, of Lost Nation, Iowa, passed away on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at her home in Lost Nation, Iowa.

Joshua Ryan Harpole, 30, of Tacoma, Washington and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Tacoma, Washington.

Donna (Wilcox) McDonald, 76, of Cedar Rapids, passed away Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, under the loving care of Hospice. Services have been held.

Donna Lea Ripple (nee Morehead) of Decorah, Iowa passed away quietly Nov. 6, 2019.

L. Gale Stickley, 93, of Maquoketa, passed away on Tuesday morning, Nov. 12, 2019, at Maquoketa Care Center in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Beverly June Usher, 89, of Delmar, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Judith Ann Herkelman, 79, of Henderson, Nevada, and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at her home.

James E. “Jim” Hayward, 87, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at his home in Maquoketa.

Monita O. Ebersole, 97, of Maquoketa, passed away on Wednesday morning, Nov. 13, 2019, at her home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Marie E. Heinrich, 95, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday morning, Nov. 9, 2019, at her home.

Hans Volkers, 84, of Miles, Iowa, passed away Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, with his wife and daughter by his side.

Lolla Faye Lambert, 96, formerly of Grand Mound, Iowa, passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, at WellSpire Westwing Place in DeWitt.

Ole N. Dosland, 70, of Kansas City, Missouri, and formerly of Calamus and Bellevue, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at KU Medical Center. 

Elizabeth “Betty” Miller, 91, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and longtime resident of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at her residence.

Dean William Schroeder, 64, of Clinton, Iowa, passed away at Crestridge Care Center, Maquoketa, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019. 

Sherry Bodenhofer, 58, of Baldwin, passed away on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Unity Point Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Beverly J. Usher, 89, of Maquoketa passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Dean L. Hute, 71, of Delmar passed away on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Windmill Manor in Coralville, Iowa.

Eldon E. Eganhouse, 98, of Maquoketa passed away on Oct. 25, 2019, at Clover Ridge Place Retirement Community in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Allen Ronnfeldt, 63, of Maquoketa, Iowa, previously of Miles, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, at Crestridge Care Center, Maquoketa.

Jerry P. Carstens, 79, of Wyoming, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, at Hallmark Care Center in Mount Vernon.

Ronald Marvets, 69, of Maquoketa passed away on Friday morning, Nov. 1, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.