Obituaries articles

Nancy Cassel – Delhi

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

Allan “Bud” Koelker – Petersburg

Allan “Bud” Koelker, 86, of Petersburg, Iowa, died peacefully at his home on Friday, January 13, 2017.   Visitation will be held from 2 – 8 p.m. Monday, January 16, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 5 pm.  Visitation will continue

Roger “Butch” Wessels – Lamont

City or Town Heading:  Lamont Name of Deceased:        Roger “Butch” Wessels Age of Deceased:           77 Date & Place of Death:  Friday, January 13, 2017 at his home in Lamont Services:               10:30 A.M . Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 Place of Services: St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Strawberry Point Special Services:   none Burial:         St. Albert’s Cemetery at

Garry G. Sargent – Cedar Rapids, formerly of Arlington

Garry G. Sargent, 73, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Arlington, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. He was born on May 12, 1943, at home at Cox Creek, near Mederville, Iowa, the son of Donald and Minnie (Phelps) Sargent. Garry attended country school near Edgewood and graduated

Jon L. Holland – Independence

Jon L. Holland, 69 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence. He was born on March 9, 1947, in State Center, Iowa, the son of Ronald Verne and Neva Mae (Littlejohn) Holland. He graduated from high school in Independence with the Class of

Donald C. “Don” Meyer – Dyersville

Donald C. “Don” Meyer, 90, of Dyersville, Iowa died peacefully on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at home. Visitation will be held on Friday, January 13, 2017 from 2 – 7 p.m. at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where there will be a Knights of Columbus Honor Guard in place from 4 –

Linda Robinson – Manchester

Memorial services for 70 year old Linda Robinson of Manchester will be held at a later date. Survivors of Linda Robinson include Husband Keith Robinson of Manchester, son Kevin Robinson of Spencer and son Korey Robinson of Spirit Lake. The Schuchert-Lentz Funeral Home in Spirit Lake is in charge of arrangements.

Lela B. Sands – of Delhi

Lela B. Sands, 87, of Delhi, passed away suddenly at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester on Sunday evening, January 8, 2017.  Mass of Resurrection will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 13th, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Delhi with the Rev. John Kremer and Msgr. W. Dean Walz officiating.  Burial will be

Grailing M. Huls – Manchester

Grailing M. Huls, 61, of Manchester, died Sunday, January 8, 2017.  Visitation: 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 14, 2017, at First Lutheran Church, Manchester, Iowa with funeral services beginning at 10:30 a.m. Burial: Oakland Cemetery, Manchester. Grailing Marland Huls was born June 12, 1955, in Delaware County, Iowa, the son of Marland and Gelia

John Stoklasa – Manchester

John Charles Stoklasa, 64, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away at his home on Saturday, January 7, 2017.  He was born on June 26, 1952, in Cedar Rapids, the son of Frank and Betty Ann (Blecher) Stoklasa, Jr.  John graduated from Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School in 1971. On May 24, 1975, John was united in