Richard Donald Vens, 93, of Wheatland, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at his home surrounded by his loved ones.

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Judith A. “Judy”  Krogman, 79, of Clinton, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at WellSpire in DeWitt. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 at Prince of Peace Parish. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Pape Funeral Home with a Rosary recited at 2:30 p.m.…

Nolan “Buck” Franzen, 77, of Clinton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at Bickford Senior Living in Clinton.

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.

Richard D. Martin, 81, of DeWitt, died Thursday evening, Oct. 10, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

A Celebration of Life service for Rose Mary Clark will be held 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Radisson Quad City Plaza in Davenport.

Jerry Collins, 85, of Bettendorf, formerly of DeWitt, died late Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at Heartland Healthcare in Moline, Illinois.

Peggy Ann Kane, 72, of Long Grove, passed away Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Rae Joseph McClimon, 91, of Delmar, died Monday morning, Oct. 7, 2019, at home.

Rose Mary Clark, 78, passed away Oct. 3, 2019 in Middleburg, Florida. She was born Feb. 25, 1941, in Bloomington, Illinois, to Walter and Mae Arbogast. She graduated from Central High School in Davenport, in 1959, and married James Clark Jr. in 1969. They lived on their farm in Grand Mound, …

Jerry Collins, 85, of Bettendorf, formerly of DeWitt, died late Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at Heartland Healthcare in Moline, Illinois.

Larry Engler, 71, of Donahue, died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center-East in Davenport.

Joseph Kania, 87, of Clinton, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, at Alverno Health Care Facility in Clinton.

Jessica Elizabeth Marie Vance, 29, of DeWitt, passed away Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, in her home. Cremation rites will be observed.

Melvin Badtke, 79, of rural Mt. Carroll, passed away, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at home in the loving care of his family.

Robert Wayne House, 69, of Sabula, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019.

Ruth Adele Simmons Schroeder, 100, of DeWitt, died Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, at Wheatland Manor in Wheatland.

Gary Nieland, 63, of Preston, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at his home.

Terri Lou Vetter, 76, of DeWitt, died Thursday afternoon, Sept. 12, 2019, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

With family at his side, Rob McReynolds passed away peacefully Sept. 17, 2019, at 7:30 a.m. in Collier Hospice Center, of Wheat Ridge, Colorado.

Pamela Hoker, 66, of Wheatland, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, after a courageous 15-year battle with breast cancer. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Wheatland Community Hall on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A memor…

Dorothea M. Miller, 98, of Maquoketa, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Wheatland Manor in Wheatland.

It is with great sadness that the family of Constance R. Miller announces her passing after an extended illness, on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at the age of 65 years. 

Mrs. Edra Marie Banks, 93, of DeWitt, entered eternal rest Tuesday morning, Sept. 10, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family.

William C. Bauer, 87, of DeWitt, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at WellSpire (formerly Westwing Place) in DeWitt.

Penny A. Soto, 63, of DeWitt, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus in Davenport.

Terri L. Vetter, 76, of DeWitt, died Thursday afternoon, Sept. 12, 2019, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

John Cole Jr., 52, of Sabula, passed away as a result of a motorcycle accident Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in Jackson County.

Alice (Truelsen) Stuedemann, 97, of Camanche, died Friday afternoon, Sept. 6, 2019, at The Alverno in Clinton.

Carol Frees, 72, of Wheatland, died Wednesday evening, Sept. 4, 2019, in the comfort of her home, with her loving family by her side.

Phyllis Mae (Mrs. Ralph) Jansen, 85, of DeWitt, passed away, surrounded by her loving family, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Kathryn "Katy" Petersen, 56, of Calamus, died Tuesday morning, Sept. 3, 2019, at ManorCare-Utica Ridge in Davenport.

Daniel W. Miller, 39, of Preston, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Todd Bormann, 56, of Preston, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Clinton.

Douglas D. Fisher, 69, of DeWitt, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in Davenport. Per his wishes, he will be cremated, with a private family celebration of his life.

Erik Johnson, 57, of Clinton, passed away, Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, in Cedar Rapids.

Helen M. Andersen, 93, a longtime resident of Miles, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Dubuque.

Dr. Samuel James Tuthill, 93, of DeWitt, died Wednesday evening, Aug. 28, 2019, at Wheatland Manor.

Allen E. Schroeder, 83, of Andover, passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at Mercy One Hospital in Clinton, surrounded by his loving family. Private services will be held at MKCC Camp in Bryant. Burial will be in Andover Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Gary Schroeder, Donald Schroeder, Jason Jo…

Bernard W. “Ben” Burken, 78, of DeWitt, passed away peacefully Saturday, August 24, 2019, at home.

Karen Kathryn Hovey, 76, was called home to rest Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, in the comfort of her home and surrounded by devoted family and friends.

Joan (Mrs. Fred) Smith, 89, of DeWitt, died early Wednesday morning, Aug. 21, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, in Bettendorf.

Marvin “Dick” R. Block was born to William and Stella Brown Block on April 12, 1936, and is the oldest of six boys. He grew up in the Cascade and Temple Hill area.

Phyllis Ann Dierks Bratthauer, 90, of Bryant, passed away peacefully in the care of her children on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, at her home.  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at Faith Lutheran Church, in Andover. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22,…

Robert “Bob” Gail Kleinsmith, 81, of East Moline Illinois, passed away Aug. 15, 2019, at his residence.

Jonathan Paul Shaff passed away in his home surrounded by his loving and blessed family, after a very courageous battle with a second cancer, Aug. 8, 2019.

Thomas J. Dugan (Retired MSG), 68, passed peacefully at home Monday, Aug. 12, 2019. He was a 20-year U.S. Army veteran, who spent his career in Special Forces and as a Huey Medivac Pilot. He suffered from Agent Orange for many years. His time in the military took him and his family to Ft. De…

Emogene “Em” “Emo” Nelson, 79, of DeWitt, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus in Davenport.

Celebration of life services for Millie Wallace will be held Saturday, Aug. 24, at 10:30 a.m., at Faith Lutheran Church, in Eldridge. Her family will be available at 9 a.m. at the church. All are invited to a luncheon after the service, also at the church.

Richard Eulalio Rodriguez, 93, of Davenport, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Freddie “Fred” Behr, 83, of DeWitt, died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Duane Lester Kruse, 80, of Lanark, Illinois, died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, in his home.

Janet Estella Yvonne Floerchinger Lyons, 83, of Cedar Rapids, died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center.

Shirley Mae Bogle, 86, of DeWitt, passed away Saturday evening, Aug. 3, 2019, in her home.

Shirley May Blake, 89, of DeWitt, passed away at WellSpire Westwing Place, DeWitt, late Tuesday evening, July 30, 2019.

John Alexander Moffit, 87, of DeWitt, previously of Mechanicsville, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at Genesis Hospital in Davenport.

William James “Bill” Duke, 61, of DeWitt, passed away Wednesday July 24, 2019, at University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, in Iowa City, following a brief illness.

Louis L. Hansen, 77, of Bloomington, Illinois, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, in Bloomington.

Wesley Fred Witt, 87, of Charlotte, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at home.

Richard “Dick” Staack, 82, of Princeton, died Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Morningside of Shiloh in Belleville, Illinois, surrounded by his loving family.

David Edward Lee Sr. passed away in his home in Sabula, on Thursday, July 18, 2019.

John Stevenson, 82, of Oxford Junction, formerly of Charlotte, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019, at his home in Oxford Junction. 

   Jane (Mrs. John) Riedesel, 85, of DeWitt, died Monday morning July 15, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, in Davenport.

Beverly Ann Rebik, 91, of Solon, died Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. Celebration of Life services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, July 18, at Brosh Chapel and The Avacentre in Solon, located at 100 S. Cedar St. Private burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be …

Donald E. Stuedemann, 87 of Clinton, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019, at The Alverno Health Care Facility in Clinton.  Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 20 at St. John Lutheran Church in Clinton.  Visitation will be held Friday 5 to 7 p.m. at Pape Funeral Home, and Sa…

Marlin Hoffmann, 88, of Spragueville, passed away Saturday, July 13, 2019, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 18 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home in Preston. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m., prior to the service at …

Ann Marie Niemann, 65 of Bellevue, formerly of DeWitt, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Westwing Place in DeWitt.

John Ludwig Mumm, 68, of Omaha, Nebraska, formerly of DeWitt, died Saturday morning, July 6, 2019, after a long battle of fighting infections due to his recent hip surgery in February.

Judith Ann "Judi" Henricksen, 81, of DeWitt, died Wednesday evening, July 3, 2019, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.