Obituaries articles

Frances B. Harris – Manchester

Frances Berniece Harris, 78, of Manchester, died on Friday, October 3, 2014, at ABCM Rehabilitation Center in Independence. She was born on November 11, 1935, in Keswick, Iowa, the daughter of Ed and Norva (Fasold) Snyder. Frances was raised and educated in the Keswick area, and was a 1953 graduate of What Cheer High School.

Cecilia E. Hoeger – Dyersville

Cecilia E. Hoeger, 96, of Dyersville, Iowa died Saturday, October 4, 2014, at Oakcrest Manor in Dyersville. Friends may call from 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Avenue SW in Dyersville where a vigil service will be held at 4 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at

Williamette “Billie” Rugland – St. Olaf

Williamette “Billie” Rugland, 90, St. Olaf, Iowa, died Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at the Good Samaritan Home in West Union, Iowa. Visitation will be held on Monday, October 13, 2014, from 4-7 pm at the Leonard Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elkader, Iowa, and one hour before services at the church on Tuesday. Services

Melanie Jo Schiltz – Manchester

Melanie Jo Schiltz, 33, of Manchester, Iowa,died on Thursday, October 2, 2014, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Melanie was born on November 29, 1980, in Denison, Iowa, the daughter of Brent and Carol Spies.  She was a 1999 graduate of the Irwin-Kirkman-Manilla Community School District.  Melanie attended

John A. Burger – New Vienna

John A. Burger, 71, of New Vienna died Sun. Sept. 28, 2014, at his home after a long battle with cancer. Friends may call from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wed. Oct. 1, 2014, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW, Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 2:00 p.m. and an

Arleen Louise Wolf – Edgewood

Arleen Louise Wolf, 102, of Edgewood, Iowa, died on Thursday, September 25, 2014, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home. She was born on May 20, 1912, in Guttenberg, Iowa, the daughter of Harry and Louise (Pupke) Muschewske. Arleen graduated with the class of 1929 from Guttenburg High School. She attended Elkader Junior College and then received

Helen Margaret Bolinger – Edgewood

Helen Margaret Bolinger, 95, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, September 25, 2014, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home. She was born on November 2, 1918, in Greeley, Iowa, the daughter of Robert and Bertha (Cole) Brady. Helen married Corneilius “Neil” Bolinger and they made their home in the Greeley area. Helen spent most of

Joseph C. Kronlage – Dyersville

Joseph C. Kronlage, 91, of Dyersville, Iowa died Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade, Iowa. Friends may call from 2 – 8 p.m. Friday, September 26, 2014, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a vigil service will be held at 4 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial

Janis Brown – Elkader

Janis Brown, 82, of Elkader, died Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at Central Community Hospital in Elkader. Funeral Services: 11:00 am – Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Highland Lutheran Church, rural Elkader. Burial will follow at the church cemetery Visitation: 4 to 7 pm – Friday, September 26, 2014, at Leonard Funeral Home in Elkader and

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