Mrs. Rosemary Zeimet, 72, of Lakeview, Arkansas, died on Sept. 3, 2020. 

Brit Clark Montgomery, 56, of Maquoketa, lost his battle with numerous health issues and entered eternity on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, while at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. All services were held at Fry Funeral Home, Tipton, on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. Visitation was held from 12:00 …

Patricia C. Burda, 81, of Oxford Junction passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at her home.

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Grace I. Dague, 87, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.

Darlene Ann (Mrs. Stephen) Burke, 80, of Charlotte, Iowa, died peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday afternoon, May 9, 2020, in the comfort of her home.

Suzanne R. Jordan, 66, of Lost Nation passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, at her home.

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Brit Clark Montgomery, 56, of Maquoketa, lost his battle with numerous health issues and entered eternity on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, while at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. All services were held at Fry Funeral Home, Tipton, on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. Visitation was held from 12:00 …

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Mrs. Rosemary Zeimet, 72, of Lakeview, Arkansas, died on Sept. 3, 2020.

Barbara J. Hare, 73, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.

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Rosanne Tone, 84, of Maquoketa, formerly of Dubuque, died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, at her home in Maquoketa after a long illness.

Diane K. Wuestenberg, 74, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, Sept. 8, 2020, at Crestridge Care Center in Maquoketa.

Cheryl Lynn McPherson, 69, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.

James E. Powers, 71 years old, died peacefully at home on Sept. 10, 2020. 

Dana J. Zeller, 69, of Lost Nation, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, Sept. 9, 2020, at his home surrounded by his family.

Orva Edith Lucille Webster, 86, was born on the family farm and spent her life in Preston, Iowa. She passed away Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at home in the care of her loving family. Visitation was held 5 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, at Law-Jones, Preston. A funeral service was held at 11 a…

Roseanne Tone, 84, of Maquoketa, formerly of Dubuque, died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, at her home in Maquoketa after a long illness.

Paula K. Draper, 69, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020 at her home.

E. Elaine Hueneke, 88, of rural Bellevue passed away on Sept. 2, 2020 at her home.

Willard “Bill” M. Meyer, 79, of Bellevue, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at his home surrounded by his family. Private Family Services with Masonic Services were held at 11:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Bellevue.

Nola Jean Hepker, 69, of Bellingham, Washington, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away Aug. 12, 2020.

Williamsburg - Janna Poula passed away on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020, at the Highland Ridge Care Center in Williamsburg at the age of 79.

Mary “Christy” Campbell, 58, passed away on Aug. 23, 2020, at her home in Oxford Junction surrounded by her loved ones.

Pamela J. “Pam” Davis, 66, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, Aug. 27, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.

Marcella Anne Kilburg “Sally” Banowetz, 94, of DeWitt, Iowa, died at Westwing Place, DeWitt on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 30, 2020, with her family by her side.

Barbara J. “Barbie” Miller, 61, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

Marilyn Hamilton, 80, of Maquoketa, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at Crestridge Nursing home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Herman Rickels, 87, passed away on Aug. 29, 2020, at his home in rural Monmouth surrounded by family. Herman was born July 3, 1933, in Harrisonville, Missouri, to Harm John Rickels and Phoebe Gladys (Westphal) Rickels.

Janet Anne Rusch LaCombe, 76, of Massena, New York, a beloved wife and mother lost her three-year battle to cancer on Aug. 17, 2020. She passed away peacefully at her home in the care of Hospice and surrounded by her loving family. There will be no public calling hours. Burial will take plac…

Ruth Gerlach, 82, of Delmar passed away at Genesis East Medical Center in Davenport, IA. on Aug. 16, 2020.

LaVerne Wayne Flagel, 86, of Marion, Iowa, died from natural causes Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital. A private family funeral is pending, and a celebration mass will be held at a later date. Cedar Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Archie W. “Butch” Ralston, 71, of Monmouth passed away Aug. 10, 2020, in Monmouth, Iowa.

Arlene N. Wulf, 92, of Des Moines, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away Sunday evening, Aug. 16, 2020, at The Life Center in Des Moines, Iowa.

Merlin G. Gonner, 86, of East Dubuque, formerly of Springbrook, passed away, on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020, at Stonehill Care Center. Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Bellevue. Family will greet friends 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., also on Friday, …

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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.

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.