Author Archives: Rhonda Mensen

Roberta J. Chrystal

Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home Please call Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home with any questions. Roberta J. Chrystal, 87, a long-term residence of eastern Iowa, died on Tuesday, December 3, in Alpharetta, GA.  Visitation on Wednesday, Dec ember 11 from 5-7 pm at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids.  Services at 11 am Thursday,

Virginia Lou Schmidt, Storm Lake

  VIRGINIA LOU SCHMIDT  Virginia Lou Schmidt, age 71 of Storm Lake, IA, passed away Friday, December 6, 2013, at her residence in Storm Lake. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Storm Lake. Pastor Paul Bengtson will officiate. Visitation with the family present will be

Velma Lucille Clute, Greeley

Leonard-Muller Funeral Home & Crematory 1500 North Franklin Manchester, Iowa52057  Phone 563-927-3112  Dateline:  Greeley, Iowa  Velma Lucille Clute, 93, of Greeley, Iowa, passed away Friday, December 6, 2013, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.  She was born on September 17, 1920, in Dubuque, Iowa, the daughter of Ben and Myrtle (Ingles) Beaman.  Velma attended

Elizabeth Strausser, Independence

Independence –  Elizabeth A. Strausser, 81 years old, of Independence, Iowa, died on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at AllenMemorialHospital in Waterloo, Iowa.  She was born on September 7, 1932, in Bertha, Minnesota, the daughter of William and Irene (Redden) Juergens.  She graduated from high school in Verndale, Minnesota, with the Class of 1950.  On December

Kenneth Breitsprecher, Farmersburg

Leonard Funeral Home Elkader, Iowa   50243 563-245-1113 Farmersburg Kenneth C. Breitsprecher, 92, of rural Farmersburg, died Wednesday, December 04, 2013, at the Elkader Care Center. Funeral Services: 11:00 am – December 7, 2013 – Norway Lutheran Church – rural St. Olaf, Iowa Interment: Norway Lutheran Cemetery – rural St. Olaf, Iowa Visitation: 4 to 7

Dr. Robert Evers, FL and formerly of OH and Dyersville

DYERSVILLE, IOWA  Dr. Robert N. Evers, Robert Neale Evers, M.D., 90, of Vero Beach, FL and formerly of Toledo, OH and Dyersville, IA died Thurs. Nov. 28, 2013, in Vero Beach. Friends may call from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at the Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville. A Mass of Christian Burial

Larry Knipper, Dyersville

DYERSVILLE, IOWA  Larry E. Knipper, 81, of Dyersville died Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at home surrounded by his family. Friends may call from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville where a Knights of Columbus and Catholic Order of Foresters Rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m., an

Floyd Thibadeau, Earlville

Earlville Dateline: Floyd Thibadeau, 87, passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood. Services will be held at 11:00 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at the Clifton-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Earlville by Rev. Dwight Grofner.  Visitation will be  4:00 – 6:00 p.m. , Friday, November 29, 2013 at

Sylvester M. “Junior” Kluesner

Sylvester M. “Junior” Kluesner age 69 of Dubuque died Sunday November 24, 2013, at his sisters residence following a courageous battle with cancer.  Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00p.m. Saturday at the Leonard Funeral Home & Crematory, 2595 Rockdale Rd where services will be held at 1:00p.m.  He was born on January 8,