Obituaries articles

Lucille Callies – Manchester

Lucille L. (Perrinjaquet) Callies, 89, of Manchester, Iowa, died Saturday, February 27, 2016, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. Memorial Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the Community Congregational Church, Manchester, with a luncheon to follow. Arrangements by Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. Survivors include her husband of 56 years,

Linda Lou Osterkamp – Garber

Linda Lou Osterkamp, 50, of Garber, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at Finley Hospital in Dubuque. She was born on August 28, 1965, in Manchester, the daughter of Arnold and Donna (Hansel) Holthaus. Linda graduated from Ed-Co High School in 1983. After graduation she began farming. Linda was united in marriage to

Kathleen C. “Katie” Weber – Independence

Kathleen C. “Katie” Weber, 77, of Independence, Iowa died Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at her home in Independence. Katie was born on October 18, 1938 in Jesup, Iowa the daughter of John P. and Irene K. (Friedman) Demuth. She was a 1956 graduate of St. John’s Catholic High School in Independence and later received her

Mary Ann (Lewis) Chrystal – Manchester

Mary Ann (Lewis) Chrystal, 83, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, surrounded by family. She was born on September 28, 1932, in Manchester, the daughter of Ernest and Elsie (Callahan) Lewis. Mary Ann was raised and educated in the area

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Dennis A. Gudenkauf – Manchester

Dennis A. Gudenkauf, 75, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at University Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. He was born on November 27, 1940, in Worthington, the son of Walter and Lucinda (Recker) Gudenkauf. Dennis graduated from Ryan High School in 1958. He served honorably in the United States Army.

Joseph A. Lansing – Dyersville

Joseph A. Lansing, 88, of, Dyersville, Iowa died Sunday, February 28, 2016, at Oakcrest Manor in Dyersville. Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 2:00 p.m. and a rosary will

Leon M. Prier – Dyersville

Leon M. Prier, 58, of Dyersville, Iowa, died Sunday, February 28, 2016 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and clinics in Iowa City, Iowa. Friends and relatives of Leon may call from 2 to 8 p.m., Friday, March 4, 2016 at the Reiff Funeral Home in Dyersville, Iowa, where a wake service will be held

Arlene “Jeanette” Saunders – Ryan

Arlene “Jeanette” Saunders, 82, of Ryan, Iowa, died on Saturday, February 27, 2016, at the ABCM Rehab Center in Independence. She was born on September 19, 1933, in Buck Creek the daughter of Charles and Hazel (Miles) Houston. Jeanette graduated from Buck Creek High School and completed the LPN Program at Jones County Hospital. On

Leonard B. Wulfekuhle – Independence

Leonard B. Wulfekuhle, 92, of Independence, Iowa died Saturday at his home in Independence, IA. Leonard was born on September 23, 1923 near Earlville, Iowa the son of William H. and Kathryn M. (Knipper) Wulfekuhle. He attended the Earlville Schools then farmed with his father. On February 6, 1945 he was married to Vera A.

Annette M. Hird – Volga

Annette Marie Hird, 51, of Volga, died February 16, 2016, at North Hawaii Community Hospital in Waimea, Hawaii, due to complications of a near drowning accident. Mass of Christian Burial:  11:00 AM on Friday, March 4, 2016 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elkader Visitation: 3 to 8 PM Thursday, March 3, 2016, at St.

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