Obituaries articles

Aletha Engelken – Manchester

Aletha Anna (Haas) Engelken, 83, of Manchester, formerly of Earlville and Dyersville, passed away on June 7, 2015, at Marietta’s Place in Manchester. Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at the Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW, in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held

John Welterlen – Edgewood

John William Welterlen, 91, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away at the Guttenberg Municipal Hospital in Guttenberg on Saturday, June 6, 2015.  He was born on January 8, 1924, in Edgewood, the son of Arthur and Esther (Rosburg) Welterlen.  John was raised in the Edgewood area, and graduated from Edgewood High School. John served honorably in

Lula Tweed – Strawberry Point

On June 7, 2015, Lula Marie (Thomas, Moine) Tweed went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus.  Services will be held at Emanuel Lutheran Church, Strawberry Point, Iowa, at 10:30 a.m., on Friday, June 12, 2015. Lula was born on March 29, 1924, to Roy and Mary (Jefferson) Thomas on the family farm in

John Lewis McMorris – Independence

Independence –  John Lewis McMorris, Sr., 89 years old, long time successful businessman and founder of Independence Corn By Products (ICBP) peacefully passed away on June 3, 2015.  The experiences of dementia did not diminish his engagement of life nor his feistiness. John was born near Weldon, Iowa, the son of William and Eliza McMorris

Edna Faust – Independence

Independence  –  Edna B. Faust, 75 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence.  She was born on January 24, 1940, in Manchester, Iowa, the daughter of Ivan John and Alta Alma (Holmes) Sutton.  She graduated from high school in Lamont, Iowa, with the

John J. Turnis – Manchester

John J. Turnis June 9, 1924-June 2, 2015 Manchester, Iowa John J. Turnis, 90, of Manchester, Iowa,  passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 — one week shy of his 91st birthday — at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood, Iowa. John was born on the family farm near Sand Springs, Iowa, on June 9,

Robert E. Nelson – Hopkinton

Robert E. Nelson, 91, of Hopkinton, died Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 12, 2015 at Hopkinton Community Church, Hopkinton. Family will greet friends from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m., Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Bohnenkamp Murdoch Funeral Home, Manchester. Burial will be at Buck Creek Cemetery, Hopkinton. Robert

Herbert G. Tegeler – Dyersville

Herbert G. Tegeler, 94, of Dyersville, Iowa died Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at his home. Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. p.m. Thursday, June 4, 2015, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 4:00 p.m. and an American Legion service

Joyce Frish – Indepedence

Joyce Marion Frish, 86, of Independence, passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Cedar Valley Hospice House in Waterloo, Iowa. She was born in Alta, Iowa on July 5, 1928 to Vernley L. Pedersen and Erna Espe Pedersen, the eldest of two children. She and her brother David were raised primarily on a farm.

Arlene B. Bacon – Delhi

Arlene Bernadine Bacon, 92, of Delhi, Iowa,  passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2015, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.  She was born on February 2, 1923, in Earlville, the daughter of Floyd and Olga (Hackbarth) Hansel.  Arlene was raised in the area, and graduated from Manchester High School.  She furthered her education at

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