Obituaries articles

Eugene “Gene” Dewey Harbaugh – Manchester

Eugene “Gene” Dewey Harbaugh, 87, of Manchester, Iowa, died at his residence in Manchester, Iowa, on Thursday, December 8, 2016.  He was born on January 28, 1929, in Greeley, the son of Dewey and Norma (Rentschler) Harbaugh.  Gene was raised in the area, and was a 1946  Strawberry Point High School graduate.   On October

Donald G. Tegeler – Dyersville

Donald G. Tegeler, 82, of Dyersville died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at home surrounded by his family.   Visitation will be held 2 – 8 pm Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 2pm.  Visitation will continue Tuesday from

Franklin Delano “Frankie” Lee – Edgewood

Franklin Delano “Frankie” Lee, 84, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood of natural causes. Frankie was born on November 10, 1932, on a farmstead near Edgewood, the first born son of Henry G. and Voretta B. (Hall) Lee. In 1938, the family moved to

Leon G. Maiers – Holy Cross

Leon G. Maiers, 92, of Dubuque and formerly of Holy Cross died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at 4:20 a.m., surrounded by his loving family at Stonehill Care Center in Dubuque. Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home in Holy Cross where a parish vigil service

Margie N. Larson – Elkader

Margie Nell Larson, 89, of Elkader, died Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at Central Community Hospital in Elkader. Funeral Services:   11:00 am on Thursday, December 8, 2017 at Peace United Church of Christ in Elkader Inurnment:  East Side Cemetery, Elkader, Iowa Friends may call: 10:00 am until service time on Thursday at the church Leonard Funeral

Norma Jean “Jeannie” Sabin – Cedar Rapids

Norma Jean “Jeannie” Sabin, 83, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, died on Monday, December 5, 2016, at the Willow Gardens Care Center in Marion. She was born in Greeley, Iowa, on May 22, 1933, the daughter of Lincoln and “Lou” (Bolsinger) Odell. Norma was raised and educated in the Greeley area, and was a 1950 Greeley

Gladys J. Gaul – Dyersville

Gladys J. Gaul, 67 of Dyersville, Iowa died Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.   Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville.  Visitation will continue Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Kramer

Yvonne Nelson – Elkader

Yvonne Nelson, 91, of Elkader, died Sunday, December 4, 2016, at the Elkader Care Center. Funeral Service: 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at Peace United Church of Christ in Elkader Visitation: 4 to 7 PM on Friday, December 9, 2016, at the funeral home and after 10:00 AM on Saturday at the church. Interment:

Bill Wilson – Independnence

Independence –  William P. “Bill” Wilson, 74 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Friday, December 2, 2016, at ABCM Rehab. of Independence – East Campus.  He was born on September 27, 1942, in Vinton, Iowa, the son of Willard James and Viola Mae (Wood) Wilson.  He graduated from high school in Brandon, Iowa, and