Obituaries articles

Ruth E. Rogers – Monticello

Ruth E. Rogers, 96, of Monticello, died Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at Monticello Nursing & Rehab Center in Monticello. Visitation will be held from 3 – 7 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello with a parish vigil service at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will continue from 10 – 11 a.m. Monday

Eugene “Gene” F. Olberding – Dyersville

Eugene “Gene” F. Olberding, 79, of Dyersville, Iowa died Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 3:00 p.m. a

Bessie Clara Maurer – Manchester

Bessie Clara Maurer, 93, of Manchester, Iowa, went to her eternal glory on Saturday, May 7, 2016. She was born on September 26, 1922, near Manchester, the daughter of Robert L. and Margaret (Barr) Kennedy. Bessie was raised and educated in the area, graduating from Manchester High School. On September 14, 1946, Bessie was united

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Wallace “Wally” D. Wheeler – Earlville

Wallace “Wally” Donald Wheeler, 83, of Earlville, Iowa, passed away at his home May 9, 2016, from health complications. Funeral Mass for Wally will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 13, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Earlville, with burial in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the Clifton – Murdoch Funeral Home

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Gelia “Judy” Huls – Manchester

Gelia “Judy” (Haynes) Huls, 87, of Manchester, died Sunday, May 8, 2016, at Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester, Iowa. A Funeral Service will be held 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016, at the First

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Arthur D. Kimball – Edgewood

Arthur Duane Kimball, 87, of Edgewood, Iowa, died on Sunday May 8, 2016, at Finley Hospital in Dubuque. He was born on October 13, 1928, near Manchester the son of Delbert and Kathleen (Sevey) Kimball. Art was raised in the area, and educated in rural school. He served honorably in the U.S. Army during the

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Charles E. Burkle – Dyersville

Charles E. Burkle, 95, of Dyersville died Saturday, May 7, 2016, at Stonehill Care Center in Dubuque surrounded by his family. A visitation will be held from 1:30 – 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at the Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville.  Visitation will continue Wednesday from 8:30 – 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

Dr. John Chittick – Monticello

Dr. John Chittick DVM, age 73, died Wednesday evening, May 4, 2016, at his home following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at the United Church of Monticello on May 10, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. with interment in the Oakwood Cemetery with Pastor Jean Sullivan officiating. A luncheon will follow the interment. Friends

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Jeffrey Alan Morris – Manchester

Jeffrey Alan Morris, 53, of Manchester, Iowa, died on Thursday, May 5, 2016. Visitation: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at Leonard-Muller Funeral Home in Manchester Memorial Service: 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at Leonard-Muller Funeral Home in Manchester.

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Myron J. “Flick” Hittenmiller – Dyersville

Myron J. “Flick” Hittenmiller, 92, of Dyersville died Friday, May 6, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 9:30 – -11:30 a.m. Monday, May 9, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a Celebration of Life ceremony will be held at 11:30 a.m. and American

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