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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.

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.

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

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

Larry Diesing, 61, of Maquoketa and formerly of Clinton, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, at Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Rosella Mae Robinson, 89, of DeWitt, formally of Savanna, passed away Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center in DeWitt, Iowa. 

Irene Duwa, 95, of Lost Nation passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City.

Robert F. “Robbie” Gilroy, 68, of Lost Nation, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, at his home.

Gene E. Hagy, 87, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday morning, Oct. 22, 2019, at Clover Ridge Place in Maquoketa.

Bonnie Mae Scoby Turner passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones in Richmond, KY on Oct. 15, 2019.

Melvin “Mel” Jargo, 94, of Miles, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, at the Alverno Nursing Home in Clinton, Iowa.

Martha Bates, 98, of Sabula, Iowa, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at home. 

George Martin Hansen, 90, of Wyoming, passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. 

Robert F. Gilroy, 68, of Lost Nation passed away on Saturday morning, Oct. 19, 2019, at his home in Lost Nation, Iowa.

Gerald “Jerry” Brauer, 80, of Oxford Junction, passed away Oct. 9, 2019, after an extended illness.

Warren “Cookie” Wilbur Koch, 68, of Miles, Iowa, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. 

Vera R. Sheldon, 93, of Wadena, Minnesota, and formerly of Oxford Junction, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, at Fair Oaks Center in Wadena, Minnesota. 

Cole J. Ringen, 19, of Miles Iowa, passed away at Clinton Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019.

James V. “Jim” Manderscheid, 74, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa, surrounded by his loving family.

Carolyn Mae Heuertz of Charleston, South Carolina, and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away at the age of 81 in Charleston, South Carolina. She was the daughter of Walter and Arlene (Austin) Dolch.

Judith Ann “Judy” Keeney, 77, of Dubuque, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at her home in Dubuque, Iowa.

Laura Brinkman, 87, of Lost Nation passed away on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at Genesis East Hospital in Davenport, Iowa.

Nolan “Buck” Franzen, 77, of Clinton, Iowa, passed away Thursday, Oct 10, 2019, at Bickford Senior Living in Clinton.

Warren “Cookie” Wilbur Koch, 68, of Miles, Iowa, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. 

Randal E. “Duffer” Reistroffer, 64, of Bryant, Iowa, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at his home. 

James “Jim” Manderscheid, 74, of Maquoketa passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

Jensen Keeney Campbell, 21, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at her home.

Timothy Charles Myers, 67, Seymour, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.

Dalton K. Knight, 20, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 6, 2019 in Livingston, Wisconsin. 

Luann J. Bowling, 58, of Iowa City, Iowa, and formerly of Maquoketa, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa.

Vernon R. Millhouse, 95, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at his home.

Shirley Ann Tabor passed away on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at Genesis Hospital in Davenport. 

Donald Edward Starr, 98, of Wyoming, Iowa, passed away on Sept. 30, 2019, at Clarence Senior Living. 

Pamela Joy Ann Theresa Pellican, 68, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, at her home.

Paul F. Hepker, 69, passed away on Aug. 23, 2019, in McKinney, Texas, after a long illness.

Richard J. “Rick” Lynch, 76, of Dubuque, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at his  home. 

Beverly Roeder, 89, passed away at Maquoketa Care Center on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. 

Lillian A. (Ties) Dondlinger, 95, of Bellevue, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at Mill Valley Care Center.

Shirley Ann Tabor passed away on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at Genesis Hospital in Davenport. 

Carol A. Wyatt, 76, of Burlington, Iowa, passed away at 4:37 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at her home. 

Matt Adler, 33, of Davenport, formerly of Maquoketa, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, in Davenport, Iowa.

Robert Wayne House, 69, of Sabula, Iowa passed away Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. 

Micheal Lynn Nowachek, 58, of Monticello passed away on Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, after fighting a courageous battle with cancer for over a year at the Monticello Nursing and Rehab Center.

Elizabeth Jane Smith “Betty” Lehman of Alma, Michigan, and formerly of Maquoketa, died Sept. 14, 2019, of dementia while residing at Masonic Pathways senior living services in Alma. She was 93.

Gary Nieland, 63, of Preston, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at his home. 

Elsie Lucille Watters, 97, of Maquoketa, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at Mill Valley Care Center in Bellevue.

Katherine Grace Frett, 12, of Peosta, Iowa, passed away Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, after a lifelong battle with congenital heart disease.

Cornelius James “Jimmy” Bradley, 93, of LaMotte, Iowa, passed away on Sept. 15, 2019, at Ennoble Manor. 

On Thursday Sept. 5, 2019, Walter Marvin “Marv” Lane passed away at the age of 85 at his home in Brighton, Colorado. 

Dorothea M. Miller, 98, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Wheatland Manor in Wheatland, Iowa.

Gary Ehlinger, 65, of Maquoketa, passed away on Sept. 14, 2019, after a long, hard battle against pancreatic cancer in his home.

Teresa M. Welch, 81, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and formerly of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Sept. 12, 2019, at Center at Cordera Skilled Facility in Colorado Springs after an extended illness.

Arlene Brunning, 79, of Maquoketa, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society in Davenport, Iowa.

Marjorie E. Rohwedder, 86, of Baldwin, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at Maquoketa Care Center in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Marvella V. Fehling, 99, of Lowden, passed away on Thursday Sept. 12, 2019, at Wheatland Manor. 

Dorothea Miller, 98, of Maquoketa, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Wheatland Manor in Wheatland, Iowa.

Ronald T. Horan Sr., 80, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Thursday evening, Sept. 5, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

Evelyn Eileen Neubauer, 94, of Mt. Pleasant and formerly of Birmingham, Iowa, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at the Savannah Heights Care Center in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.  

Arlyn Ann Bowman, 83, of DeWitt, Iowa, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois.

John Cole, Jr., 52, of Sabula, passed away as a result of a motorcycle accident Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in Jackson County, Iowa. 

Dana F. Widel, 81, of Maquoketa, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Todd Bormann, 56, of Preston, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Clinton, Iowa. 

Greg “Junior” Johnson, 57, of Sabula, Iowa, passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019.

Jane Clark, 63, of Bellevue, passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2019, at her home in Bellevue, Iowa. 

Donald Brooks, 60, of Maquoketa, passed away on Monday morning, Sept. 2, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

Daniel W. Miller, 39, of Preston, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. 

Mr. LeRoy Wagener, 82, of DeWitt, Iowa, died Sunday evening, Sept. 1, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport.

Kyle David Miller, 40, of Preston, Iowa, passed away Aug. 29, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

Murilla A. Gehl, 82, of Cascade passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, surrounded by her family, at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade, Iowa.

Douglas Charles Aunan, 68, of Coralville, Iowa, died suddenly on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. 

Donna M. Rutenbeck, 87, of Baldwin, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday morning, Aug. 28, 2019, at her home.

George Fuegen, 92, of LaMotte passed away on Aug. 27, 2019, in his home.

Today, Aug. 27, 2019, an Angel driving an 18-wheeler came and took our beloved Galen, 75, of Maquoketa, Iowa, to Heaven. He left behind his wife Susan “Sue” of 46 years and daughter Heidi of 44 years. Galen will stay in our hearts forever and be sadly missed by whom all he knew and all who k…

Helen M. Andersen, 93, longtime resident of Miles, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, Iowa. 

Karen Kathryn Hovey, 76, was called home to rest on Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, in the comfort of her home surrounded by devoted family and friends.

Marvin (Dick) R. Block was born to William and Stella (Brown) Block April 12, 1936, and is the oldest of six boys. He grew up in the Cascade and Temple Hill area.

Valija P. Tubbs, 88, of Clinton passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 at the Alverno – Clinton.