Obituaries articles

Nancy Ann Beatty

Nancy Beatty – Edgewood

Nancy Ann Beatty, 80, of Edgewood, Iowa, died at her home on Saturday, July 23, 2016.  She was born on May 2, 1936, at home on a farm on the south edge of Greeley, the daughter of Arthur I. and Stella (Weber) Bockenstedt.  Nancy attended Greeley Community School and graduated in 1954.  Upon graduation she

Loren L. Salow – Earlville

Loren L. Salow, 80, of Earlville, died Friday, July 22, 2016. Visitation will be Monday, July 25, 2016, from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Clifton Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Earlville, with a 7:00 p.m. Scripture service. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Earlville. Burial


Mary Foxen – Dyersville

Mary Lou Foxen, 69, of Dyersville, and formerly of Dubuque died Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center in Dyersville. Visitation will be held 3-7 p.m. Monday, July 25, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 3 pm and a memorial

Lois Y. Nightingale – Dundee

Lois Y. Nightingale, 68, of Dundee, Iowa, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016.  Private funeral services will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Dundee. Lois is survived by her husband, Dean of Dundee; sisters, Carolyn (Mick) Pierce of Guttenberg, Linda Marting of Edgewood, and Janet (John) Berns of Dubuque; brothers-in-law, Bill Nightingale of Dundee, and

Virginette “Virgie” Lunita Dingbaum – Manchester

Virginette “Virgie” Lunita Dingbaum, 85, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016, at her residence in Manchester. She was born on September 14, 1930, in Luxemburg, the daughter of Clem B. and Lecodia (Thillen) Langel. Virgie was raised and educated in the Luxemburg area. On October 22, 1951, Virgie was united in

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Sylvia M. Steffen – Manchester, formerly of Ryan

Sylvia Mae Steffen, 92, of Manchester, formerly of Ryan, Iowa, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Sylvia was born on April 12, 1924, in Dubuque, the daughter of Guy and Anna (Noesen) Metcalf.  She was raised and attended country school near Dubuque.   On November 21,

Nancy Mast – Hopkinton

Nancy Mast age 68 died at her home Friday, July 15, 2016 after a brief illness. Visitation will be held on Monday July 18, 2016 at the Hopkinton Community Church from 4 until 8. Private family services will be held on Tuesday with interment in the Hopkinton Cemetery. Goettsch Funeral Home has been entrusted to

Adrien Denis Lofte – Ossian

Adrian Denis Lofte, 64, Ossian, Iowa, died Friday, July 15, 2016 in Rochester, MN. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, from 4-8 pm at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, Ossian, Iowa, and one hour before services at the church on Wednesday. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2016,

Elda E. Malone – Strawberry Point

Elda E. Malone, 88, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, died Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Visitation will be from at 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday, July 15, 2016, at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester, with a Scripture Service at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 16, 2016 at