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Ula Mae Roling – formerly of Earlville

Ula Mae Roling – formerly of Earlville

Ula Mae Roling, 76, formerly of Earlville, died Monday, January 23, 2017.  Visitation will be 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 27, 2017, at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester with a 3:00 p.m. Scripture Service. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 28, 2017, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Earlville,

Richard “Dick” Moore – Independence

Richard “Dick” Moore, 89 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Sunday, January 22, 2017, at his home.  He was born on October 3, 1927, in Hampton, Iowa, the son of William Dewey and Jane Myers Moore.  He graduated from high school in Geneva, Iowa, with the Class of 1945.  He graduated from Upper Iowa

Francis (Fran) Dean Diesch – Earlville

Francis (Fran) Dean Diesch, age 63, of Earlville, joined his wife, Susie, on Sunday, January 22, 2017 when he passed away suddenly at his home. Friends may call at the Clifton Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Earlville on Friday, January 27th from 3:00 to 7:00 and also at the Earlville United Parish one

Jane Griffith – Elkader

Jane Elizabeth (Paa) Griffith, 71, of Elkader passed away suddenly at her home on Friday, January 20, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Elkader. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at the funeral home and after

Hawk Bowlers Split At Lightning lanes

West Delaware and Maquoketa split a pair of Varsity matches at Lightning Lanes in Manchester Friday afternoon.  The Hawk Girls won 2406 to 2251.  Andrea Salow led the Hawks with a 406.  The Hawk Boys lost 3110 to 2950.  Tristan Kelly had the top two-game total with a 410.  The Hawks travel to Cedar Rapids

Friday 1/20 Basketball Scores

Friday night GIRLS basketball scores: Cascade 54, Durant 28 Clayton Ridge 50, Edgewood-Colesburg 39 Western Dubuque 65, Solon 36 Maquoketa 41, Beckman 32 Maquoketa Valley 66, Calamus-Wheatland 28 Mid-Prairie, Wellman 44, Monticello 34 Mount Vernon 58, Anamosa 30 North Linn 52, Midland, Wyoming 18 West Delaware 49, Central Clinton, DeWitt 39 Friday night BOYS basketball

Sue M. Goedken – New Vienna

Sue M. Goedken, of New Vienna, Iowa died Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at Guttenberg Care Center, Guttenberg, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Visitation will

Stanley Wayne Erickson – Elkader

Stanley Wayne Erickson, 80, of Elkader, died Monday, January 16, 2017, at the Elkader Care Center. He was born July 14, 1936, in Highland Township to Albert and Ida (Wilson) Erickson. Stan attended country school then went on to Elgin High School where he graduated. Following graduation, he worked briefly at Iowa Manufacturing in Cedar

Mary Ellen Scott – Maquoketa

Mary Ellen Scott, 88, of Maquoketa, Iowa, died on Friday evening, January 13, 2017, at the Jackson County Regional Health Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. A celebration of her life will be held at 10 A.M., Thursday, January 19, 2017, from the Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 4

Nancy Cassel – Delhi

Nancy Lynne Cassel, 51, of Delhi, passed away, following a short illness, on Saturday, January 14, 2017, surrounded by family and loved ones, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood, Iowa.  She was born on August 4, 1965, in Manchester, the daughter of Allen and Sharon (Wade) Cassel.  She was baptized and confirmed in her