Obituaries articles

David Knipper – Marion, formerly of Dyersville

David Knipper – Marion, formerly of Dyersville

David Gerard Knipper, 56, of Marion, and formerly of Dyersville, Iowa passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017, from complications of Angiosarcoma of the liver diagnosed December 2016. When Dave was diagnosed with cancer he didn’t let that cancer rule him. He ruled it. Dave’s ‘herd was formed’ and helped him work through his bucket list,

Joyce Sattizahn – Rowley

Rowley –  Joyce M. Sattizahn, 66 years old, of Rowley, Iowa, died on Monday, May 8, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  She was born on September 28, 1950, in Charlestown, West Virginia, the daughter of Raymond and Anna Louise (Longerbean) Howe.  On April 8, 1988, she and Stephen Ray Sattizahn were

Mary Lou Kruse – Dyersville

Mary Lou Kruse, 65, of Dyersville, Iowa died Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at her home.   Visitation will be held from 2 – 8 p.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 2 pm.  Visitation will continue Friday from

Emma Jean Senters – formerly of Dundee

Emma Jean Senters, 88, formerly of Dundee, Iowa, passed away due to complications of Alzheimer’s Disease on May 6, 2017, at Windmill Manor in Coralville, Iowa.  She was born on April 10, 1929, in Banner, Kentucky, the daughter of William and Virginia (Weddington) Stephens. Emma was raised in the area and graduated from Betsy Layne

Alice Johnson Foster – Lamont

Funeral services for 96 year old Alice Johnson Foster will be held at 10:30 AM Thursday, May 11 at Grace United Methodist Church in Lamont.   Burial:        Fairview Cemetery at Winthrop.   Visitation 5 PM until 8 PM Wednesday at the Grace United Methodist Church in Lamont and until services Thursday   Survivors of Alice

Gary “Scurf” Mormann – Colesburg

Gary Arthur “Scurf” Mormann, 63, of Colesburg, Iowa, died on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Regional Medical Center, Manchester. He was born on November 24, 1953, in Manchester, the son of Arthur A. and Abbie I. (Lammers) Mormann. Gary graduated from Ed-Co High School in 1972. He drove truck, worked at Bennett Explosives in Manchester,

Lois Jean (Kilpatrick) Schulte – Edgewood

Lois Jean (Kilpatrick) Schulte, 87, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood.  She was born on September 2, 1929, in Belmont, Wisconsin, the daughter of Frank and Selma (Riechers) Kilpatrick.  Lois was raised and educated in Belmont, played the French Horn, was a drum majorette,

Boneita June Lindsay – Manchester

Boneita June Lindsay, 95, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. She was born on June 10, 1921, in Manchester, the daughter of Glen and Nancy Blanch (Worth) Danford. Bonnie attended a local school through tenth grade, after which she clerked in a grocery store.

Robert R. Hummel – Independence

Independence –  Robert R. Hummel, 81 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at ABCM Rehab. of Independence – West Campus, in Independence.  He was born at Mercy Hospital in Oelwein, Iowa, on August 1, 1935, the son of Roy and Leona Matilda (Meihe) Hummel.  He graduated from high school in

Gerald E. Badger – Manchester

Gerald E. Badger, 87, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, April 30, 2017. In agreement with Gerald’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private memorial service for the family will be held at a later date.  Arrangements with Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. Gerald was born December 31, 1929, in