Laura A. Feldmann – Hopkinton,

Laura A. Feldmann, 88, of Hopkinton, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at Riverbend
Retirement Community in Cascade, Iowa.

Friends and relatives of Laura may call from 2 to 7 P.M., Sunday, December 9, 2018 at St. Luke Catholic Church in Hopkinton, Iowa where a Rosary will be held at 1:45 p.m. Friends may also call after 9 a.m., Monday, December 10th at the church.  The Reiff Funeral Home in Cascade, Iowa is in charge of arrangements.

Services for Laura will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, December 10, 2018 at St. Luke Catholic Church in Hopkinton, Iowa, with Rev. Paul Baldwin Presiding. Concelebrating will be Rev. Lyle Wilgenbusch and Rev. John Kramer.  Burial will be held in the Hopkinton Cemetery.

She was born March 2, 1930 in Hopkinton, Iowa, daughter of Nicholas and Rose (Atkinson) Wilgenbusch. On November 15, 1949 she was united in marriage to Arthur Feldmann at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Farley, Iowa. The couple farmed in the rural Hopkinton area.  She was a great mother, seamstress, baker and farm partner.  She was also an in-home care taker for a quadriplegic for many years.

She was a member of St. Luke Parish in Hopkinton and the Clio Kensington Club, for which she served as secretary.

She is survived by her husband, Arthur Feldmann of Cascade, IA; her children, Bill Feldmann (special friend, Nan Strandberg) of Anamosa, Ken (Carla) Feldmann of Tucson, AZ, Mary Jane (David) Goldsmith of Earlville, Mike (Rosemary) Feldmann of Hopkinton, Steve (Jane) Feldmann of Cedar Rapids, Kathy (Dick) Offermann and Karen (Joe) Nefzger both of Earlville, Barb (Ron) Weber of Farley, and Patricia (Doug) Steger of Delhi; 45 grandchildren; 65 great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild; a brother-in-law, Robert Kirpes of Dubuque and a sister-in-law, Rita Feldmann of Edgewood.

She is preceded in death by two grandchildren, Jarad Weber and William Feldmann Jr.; one great grandchild, Jackson Berlin; her brothers, Frank, Thomas, John and Herman Wilgenbusch; and nine sister’s, Mabel Guthrie, Viola Trumm, Myrtle Krogmann, Gladys Kirby, Ethel Kenny, Rose Britt, Mary Lauersdorf, Elsie Ries, and their spouses and Alice Kirpes

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