Obituaries articles

Virginette F. Domeyer – Manchester

Virginette F. Domeyer – Manchester

Virginette F. Domeyer, 91, of Manchester, Iowa, died Sunday, November 27, 2016.  Visitation will be Tuesday, November 29, 2016 from  3:00 – 7:00  p.m. at the Clifton – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Earlville , with a 2:30 p.m. Scripture Service. Funeral Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at St. Mary

Geraldine “Deanie” McQuillen – Edgewood

Geraldine Mary “Deanie” McQuillen, 88, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at Cedar Health in Charles City, Iowa.  Geraldine was born on March 14, 1928, in Dyersville, the daughter of Arthur and Marcina (Steger) Schnieders.  She was raised in the area and graduated from St. Francis Xavier in Dyersville. On September

Marilyn Burlage – Monticello

died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at home surrounded by her family. Visitation will be held from 3 – 7 pm Sunday, Nov. 27, at the Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello where a parish vigil service will be held at 3 pm. Visitation will continue from 10 – 11 am Monday, Nov. 28, at Sacred Heart

Rita E. “Betty” Wilgenbusch – Dyersville

Rita E. “Betty” Wilgenbusch, 89, of Dyersville, Iowa died Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at Oak Crest Manor, Dyersville, Iowa. Visitation will be held 2-8 p.m. Friday, November 25, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 1:45 p.m. Visitation will continue Saturday, morning

Nikolaus J. Luebbers – Independence

Nikolaus J. Luebbers, 85 years old, of rural Independence, Iowa, died on Monday, November 21, 2016, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo, Iowa. He was born on January 7, 1931, in Diele, Germany, the son of Heinrich and Adelheid (Luebbers) Luebbers. He attended school in Germany. In 1951, he immigrated to this country and lived

Betty J. Wacker – Manchester

Betty Jean (Coonrod) Wacker, 90, of Manchester, Iowa,  died at her home, on Monday, November 21, 2016.  She was born on November 10, 1926, in Iowa Falls, the daughter of Arthur William and Mary Edith (Wilson) Coonrod.  Betty was raised and educated in the Anamosa area, and graduated from Anamosa High School.   On October

Shirley A. Bagby – Independence, formally of Winthrop

Shirley A. Bagby, 87, of Independence, formally of Winthrop, IA, died Thursday November 17, 2016, at Lexington Estates, Independence, IA. Shirley was born on February 13, 1929 in Jesup, Iowa the daughter of Paul and Irene (Ehr) Kerkove. She graduated from Jesup High School and started working as a telephone operator in Jesup. She later

Terry Tracey – Cascade

Terry Tracey, 50, of Cascade, Iowa passed away at home Wednesday, November 16, 2016. A family and friends gathering will be held one hour before services. A funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at St. Matthias Catholic Church, Cascade, Iowa.  Rev. Douglas Loecke will officiate. Terry was born September

Harold J. Crowley – Hopkinton

Harold J. Crowley, 92, of Hopkinton, Iowa, died Wednesday, November 16, 2016, at Dennis & Donna Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha. Visitation will be held from 3 – 7 pm Friday, Nov. 18, at St. Luke Catholic Church in Hopkinton. Visitation will continue from 9 – 10 am Saturday, November 19, with a Mass of

Donna M. Thier – Dyersville

Donna M. (Offermann) Thier passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at the age of 76 after an 8 year battle with pancreatic cancer. Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 18, 2016, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville.  Visitation will continue Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to