Obituaries articles

Charlene Putz – Lamont

City or Town Heading: Lamont Name of Deceased:        Charlene Putz Age of Deceased:                     69 Date & Place of Death:   Friday, January 19, 2018 Services:               2:00 PM Sunday, January 21, 2018 Place of Services: Grace United Methodist Church in Lamont, Iowa Special Services:   none Burial:         none Visitation Time:  From 1 PM until services on Sunday

Bernard F. “Ben” Loecke – Worthington

Bernard F. “Ben” Loecke, 93, of Worthington, Iowa, passed away at 10:50 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Klein Center in West Burlington, Iowa. Friends and relatives of Ben may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Reiff Funeral Home in Dyersville, Iowa, where a wake service will be held at

Rosemary A. Neuhaus – Manchester

Rosemary A. Neuhaus, 56, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at her home.  Visitation: 11:00 – 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Manchester, with funeral services to follow at 1:00 p.m. Private family burial at a later date.      Rose was born

Loras J. Schlichte – Manchester

Loras J. Schlichte, 76, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, surrounded by his family at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.  He was born on October 6, 1941, in Dubuque, the son of Clarence and Julia (Fangmann) Schlichte.  Loras was a proud graduate of Monti Consolidated Grade School and graduated with

Raymond B. Vaske – Dyersville and formerly of New Vienna

Raymond B. Vaske, 100, of Dyersville and formerly of New Vienna, Iowa passed away peacefully, Monday, January 15, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.   Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, January 21, 2018, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service

Lois I. Johnson – Manchester

Lois Irene Johnson, 93, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at Marietta’s Place at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. She was born on September 13, 1924, in Edgewood, to Elmer and Nellie (Adams) Sherman. She attended Clayton County Lodomillo #1 Grade School and graduated from Edgewood High School in 1942.

Arthur N. Lansing – Dyersville

Arthur N. Lansing, 89, of Dyersville, passed away Monday, January 15, 2018, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.   Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville.  Visitation will continue Saturday from 9-10 am at Kramer Funeral Home prior to funeral

Susan Denise Ankrom – Urbandale

Susan Denise Ankrom, 51, of Urbandale, Iowa, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018, at her parents’ home in Masonville. She was born on December 13, 1966, in Jacksonville, Illinois, the daughter of Charles and Carol (Fortado) Ankrom. When she was 15 months old, her family moved to the Manchester area, where she attended and

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