Lorraine Hansen, 81, of Miles, passed away Feb. 18, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa.

Craig Allan Crowley, 66, of Cedar Rapids, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, at home.

Kenneth C. Bachus, 91, passed away at the Wheatland Manor Nursing Home on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 20 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Wheatland with Pastor Tessa Cavey officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery, rur…

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Ellsworth “Cherokee” Raymond Dascher, 76, of Maquoketa, died Feb. 16, 2020, at his residence.

Robert Ohnemus, 72 of Columbus, Ohio, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, at Columbus Community Hospital.

A time to celebrate the life of Ronald D. Thomas, 82, of Davenport, will be held at a later date. Keeping with his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded.

Mary Ann Schmidt, 87, of Preston, passed away Feb. 6, 2020, at the Maquoketa Care Center in Maquoketa, where she lived the last 12 years, and will be thought of as, “One of the fondest residents at MCC.”

Mass of Christian Burial for Jeffrey C. Schwien, 54, a resident of Blue Grass, will be 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 14, at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 333 W. Lotte St., Blue Grass. Burial will be in Blue Grass Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at St. Andrew…

Erma Gruhn, 100, of Preston, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at Clinton Mercy Hospital.

Janet “Jan” I. Wright, 74, of Clinton, formerly of Lexington, Missouri, passed away, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna, Illinois.

Tina Marie (Mrs. Matt) Moore, 56, of Grand Mound, died early Tuesday morning, Feb. 4, 2020, at Riverview Manor in Pleasant Valley.

Stephanie Brandenburg Stamp, 60, of Goose Lake, passed away Jan. 29 at the University of Iowa Hospitals. Born on Feb. 12, 1959, to Stephen and Rose Brandenburg, Stephanie was the eldest of eight children.  She married Neville Stamp on Jan. 5, 1975.

Nan E. Eickstaedt, 65, of East Moline, passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Mrs. Ella Gonnsen, 94, of Delmar, died Monday afternoon, Jan. 27, 2020, at Mill Valley Care Center in Bellevue, under the care of Hospice of Jackson County.

Richard C. Seeser, 87, of Clinton, passed away, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, at MercyOne in Clinton.

Beverley "Bev" Jean (Mrs. Charles) Kleiber, 93, of DeWitt, died Monday morning, Jan. 27, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt.

Curtis Hank, 60, of Sabula, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Clinton.

Roger Roy Ihns, 72, of DeWitt, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, at WellSpire Westwing Place in DeWitt.

Mary A. Stauffer, 81, of Eldridge, passed away Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, at her residence.

Daniel Floyd Shipler, 69, of DeWitt, died Sunday morning, Jan. 19, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus in Davenport.

Stephen R. York, 58, of Grand Mound, died Thursday morning, Jan. 16, 2020, at home.

Robert Flemming, 96, of Miles, passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at Mill Valley Care Center in Bellevue.

Carmaleta F. Randolph, 94, of the Masonic Village in Bettendorf, formerly of Lost Nation, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at the Iowa Masonic Health Facilities.

Elizabeth Ann Bentrott, 91, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt. A private family service will be held at a later date.

Raymond Mickelson Sr., 68, of DeWitt, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus in Davenport.

Lawrence W. Schoening, 84, of DeWitt, died Tuesday morning, Jan. 14, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt.

Mrs. Shirley Ann Twigg, 82, of DeWitt, passed away Wednesday evening, Jan. 8, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt.

Rose A. (Mrs. Virgil) Meyer, 71, of DeWitt, died Thursday evening, Jan. 9, 2020, at home surrounded by loved ones.

Mrs. Shirley Ann Twigg, 82, of DeWitt, died Wednesday evening, Jan. 8, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt.

Garnet Kay Pewe Allbright, 68, of Plant City, Florida, originally from Iowa, passed away Dec. 31, 2019. Per her request she was cremated and there will be no service.

Carol “Grandma J” Rathje Johnson, 83, of DeWitt, passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt, after courageously fighting breast cancer for 25 years. In following Carol’s wishes cremation rites will be accorded. A private graveside service will be held at the Ever…

Mike Daniels, 62, of DeWitt, died Sunday evening, Jan. 5, 2020, at Wheatland Manor following a courageous battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease).

Gerald John “Jerry” Gisel, 86, of DeWitt, died Sunday morning, Jan. 5, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East in Davenport.

Portia Lee (Peters) Smith passed away, surrounded by her loving and devoted family, on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2019.

Margaret Mary Tebbe, 57, of Spragueville, passed away late Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.

Donna Joyce Cousins, 90 of rural DeWitt, passed away early Friday morning, Dec. 27, 2019, in her home.

Paul Christiansen, 64, of Maquoketa, passed away Dec. 25, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center in Davenport. 

Mr. Raeburn C. "Gus" Gustafson, 91, of Low Moor, died peacefully Christmas afternoon, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Kelly D’Ann Brusven, 60, of Charlotte, died peacefully in her home Dec. 16, 2019.

Edna E. (Mrs. Gary) Mickelson, 70, of DeWitt, died early Friday morning, Dec. 20, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Mrs. Eleanor M. Wulf, 87, of Des Moines, and formerly of Park View, died Sunday evening, Dec. 15, 2019, at Luther Park Trinity Center in Des Moines with family members by her side.

Louis G Tietjens, 76, of Clermont, Florida, passed away peacefully at home Nov. 27, 2019.

Mr. Cleveland J. Stickrod, of DeWitt, died Tuesday morning, Dec. 17, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Margaret Lahann Trompeter, 93, of DeWitt, passed away early Sunday morning, Dec. 15, 2019, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family, following a brief illness.

Kenneth Edward Schroeder, 92, passed away Dec. 8, 2019, at Thunderbird Hospital in Glendale, Arizona. He was the husband of Barbara (Galloway) for 55 years of marriage. He was born in Oxford Junction, to William August Schroeder and Amanda (Young) Schroeder. Ken graduated from Calamus High S…

Kathy Ann Skeffington passed away Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at the age of 68. She was born Nov. 23, 1951, in DeWitt, and passed at home in Davenport, following her long battle with lupus.

Larry Ivan Robbins, 77, of Reedsport, Oregon, formerly of DeWitt, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019.

Ralph Erwin Martens, 98, of Canby, Minnesota, formerly of Wheatland, passed away Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at the Sylvan Court Nursing Home in Canby. A memorial service for Ralph will be held at a later date in Wheatland.

John H. Sander, 81, of Clinton, formerly of Camanche, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at Eagle Point Health Care Center in Clinton.

Jeanene Ann Cavey, 91, of Wheatland, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at Wheatland Manor. Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary in Toronto, with Father Francis Odoom officiating. Burial will follow at the St. James Cemetery in Toronto with…

Marilyn White, 97, of Grand Mound, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, at Wheatland Manor.

I am survived by my high school sweetheart and wife Roberta of 53 years, two cats, Clayboy and Daisygirl; two sons Mike in Tekamah, Nebraska, and Nathaniel (Jamie) in Omaha, Nebraska; three sisters, Rhea (Bob) Lease in Crooks, South Dakota, Becky (Gary) Green in Hartland, Wisconsin, and Lynn…

Alvin F. Graves, 65, of Green Island, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at the Iowa City VA Hospital.

George Green, 81, of Grand Mound, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Janice Ardelle Grau Alden passed away peacefully with her family by her side Nov. 29, 2019. She was born on May 5, 1942, in Calamus. A memorial will be held at a later date.

John Riedesel, 85, of DeWitt, died peacefully Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at WellSpire Westwing Place in DeWitt.

Owen Henry Boedeker, 75, of Wheatland, passed away suddenly Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. Memorial services will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Wheatland with Pastor Tessa Cavey officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 6 from 3 to 7 p.m., also …

Janet R. Wilhoit Tiedje, 57, of Wheatland, passed away Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 5, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Wheatland with Pastor Tessa Cavey officiating. Visitation will …

Darrell G. Kroh, 70, passed away at his home Wednesday evening, Nov. 27, 2019. Memorial services will be at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Wheatland on Monday, Dec. 2, at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Tessa Cavey officiating. Visitation was held at the church.

Louise Ann Kosmach, 85, of DeWitt, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

KJ Thomas, 67, of Camanche, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Gail Hess, 81, of DeWitt, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center, DeWitt, following a brief battle with cancer.

David B. “Dudley” Hamilton, 78, passed away at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. A service celebrating Dave’s life will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30 at the Christian Free Lutheran Church in Wheatland, with Pastor Eric Swenson officiating. V…

Funeral services for Arlene M. Hansen will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27 at Elvira Zion Lutheran Church. Burial will be in the Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Scott Hansen, Marty Hansen, Doug Nietert, Mike Duncan, Mark Beck and Terry Slattery. Serving as honorary pallbe…

Todd Michael Werner, 53, passed away at his home Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019. Graveside services for Todd will be at the Big Rock Cemetery at a later date.

Sue Kagemann, 77, of Low Moor, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Nancy Marie Spain, 64, of Petersville, passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Allen Meyer, 82, of Maquoketa, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at his home.

Gene Carber, 74, of DeWitt, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center, DeWitt.

LaQuita Joy Good, 82, of rural Camanche, passed away at MercyOne Medical Center on Monday, Nov. 18, 2019.  Funeral services take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel (2610 Manufacturing Drive).  A visitation occurs from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22 at the …

Henry Henningsen, 94, of DeWitt, passed away peacefully at Park Vista Retirement Living in Camanche.

Mary McLeran Miller died peacefully in Edina, Minnesota, on Nov. 18, 2019, at the age of 75. She will be cremated.