William H. Goodale, 94, formerly of DeWitt, passed away on Friday, May 15, at Bethesda Meadow Care Facility in Ellisville, Missouri.

Gloria Jean Wagemester Couture, 67, was born to Leo & Genevieve (Borman) Wagemester, in DeWitt, on June 21, 1952. She walked through Heaven’s gates on May 14, 2020.

Elizabeth “Betty” Laschanzky, 98, of DeWitt, was welcomed into her heavenly home late Wednesday evening, May 13, 2020, at Davenport Lutheran Home.

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.

Walter L. “Red” Rathmann, 90, of Eldridge, passed away on Tuesday, May 12 at the Davenport Lutheran Home in Davenport.

Todd Alan Reher, 59, of Bay City, Texas passed away May 7, 2020.

Virginia (Mrs. Raymond) Carstensen, 85, of DeWitt, died peacefully, surrounded by family on Friday, May 15, 2020, at Westwing Place, DeWitt.

Sister Theresa Ann Spitz, RSM, 89, died on May 16, 2020 at Mercy Hallmar in Cedar Rapids, after a brief illness. A private service will be held on May 21, 2020, with the burial following at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cedar Rapids by Rev. Anthony Adawu. Memorial services for the family, friend…

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EOC Robert C. Rands USNR (Retired), 77, of DeWitt, died Monday afternoon, May 11, 2020, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

Mr. John Martinez passed into the care of God’s arms, Feb. 14, 2020, at home in Green Bay, Wisconsin, nearly four years after his beloved wife, Betty. He was 90.  

MaryEllen Hartmann, 79, of DeWitt, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at UnityPoint Trinity in Davenport.

Beth Haack, 52, of DeWitt, died early Wednesday morning, May 6, 2020, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.

Robert Miller passed away at home on April 30, 2020. He was born Nov. 4, 1948 to Melvin and Eleanor Jurgensen in Clinton.

Mrs. Lorraine Landers, 94, of DeWitt, died Monday morning, May 11, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport.

A private gathering to celebrate the life of Mary L. Kraklio, 78, of DeWitt, formerly Davenport, will be held at a later date. As was her wish, cremation rites have accorded. Mary died on Monday, April 27, 2020 at the home of her son Konrad, in rural Wheatland, following a lengthy illness. C…

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Jeannette L. Green, 92, of Davenport, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at the Kahl Home for the Aged in Davenport. There will be no immediate services at this time. The family has decided to hold a memorial picnic at a later date. Jeannette will be laid to rest in her hometown of Union…

Janet Marie (Mrs. John) Burken, 80, of DeWitt, died early Monday morning, April 27, 2020, in the comfort of her home.

Steven M. Kinney, 62, of Kenney, Illinois passed away 4:20 p.m., April 29, 2020, at his family residence.

Wayne C. “Hoot” Eggers, age 82, of Clinton, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at his home. With restrictions having been lifted, a public funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 2 at the Pape Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Servin…

Margaret Ann Seiple, formerly of DeWitt, passed away peacefully on April 2, 2020 from complications with Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia. She was 77 years old, and the beloved wife to Robert A. Seiple (Bob) for nearly 54 years.

John Allen Kaczinski, better known as “Jack”, passed away peacefully in his Clermont, Florida home on Thursday April 16, 2020 after complications from a stroke suffered in late January.

John “Jack” Fahlbeck Jr., 84, of Camanche, passed away, Sunday, April 19, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics – Iowa City.

Velmar “Orby” Underwood, 76, of DeWitt, passed away Friday, April 17, 2020, in his home surrounded by family.

After a long journey with advanced prostate cancer, Robert VenHorst was called home on April 4, 2020. He will be greatly missed by those who loved and knew him. During his 75 years of life, he touched the hearts of so many family members and friends. Everyone he knew has special memories of …

Anne (Mrs. Joseph) Wampfler, 87 of DeWitt, died Monday afternoon, April 6, 2020, at WellSpire Westwing Place, DeWitt.

Mrs. Lucille D. Schroeder, 93, of DeWitt, passed away with her daughter at her side early Thursday morning, April 9, 2020, at WellSpire Westwing Place, DeWitt.

Maureen (McGraw) Boeh, 61, of Grand Mound, died on the morning of Holy Saturday, April 11, 2020, at her home. 

Raymond Francis Cook, 74, of Grand Mound, died Tuesday evening, March 24, 2020, at home.

Jeffrey Michael Cooper left this world and entered his eternal home on March 28, 2020. He was treated at University of Iowa Hospitals for complications of pneumonia and cardiac failure. 

LaRaine (Mrs. Dennis) Mumm, 76, of DeWitt, died Saturday afternoon, March 28, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport.

Raymond Francis Cook, 74, of Grand Mound, died Tuesday evening, March 24, 2020, at home.

Deb Martin, 65, of DeWitt, died Thursday morning, March 19, 2020, at home.

Terry Lee Stauffer, 73, of DeWitt, died Saturday afternoon, March 21, 2020, at home.

David O. Bauer, 73, of DeWitt, died Sunday morning, March 22, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus in Davenport.

Anna Marie Paarmann, 89, of Clinton, formerly of DeWitt, died Sunday, March 22, 2020, at the Alverno in Clinton. Private services will be held Thursday, March 26, at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home in Clinton.

Shirley Ann Eiselstein, 74, of Wheatland, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020. Private family services will be held at the Christian Free Lutheran Church in Wheatland with Deacon Glenn Drowns officiating. Burial will be at Pine Hill Cemetery in rural Wheatland.

Deb Martin, 65, of DeWitt, died Thursday morning, March 19, 2020, at home.

Judy Joy Brick Burmeister, 86, of Youngtown, Arizona, formerly of Elvira, died March 17, 2020, in Arizona.

Dennis Lee Weller, 72, formerly of DeWitt, died Friday evening, Feb. 28, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.

Arlene Faye Jorgensen, 80, of DeWitt, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020, in her home.

John F. Davis, 21, of LeClaire, was called to heaven Tuesday, March 17, 2020, (St. Patrick’s Day).

Thomas E. Grau, 71, passed away March 17, 2020, at the Wheatland Manor Nursing Home. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

Marilyn Ann Harris, 88, of Clinton, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020, at her daughter’s home in Clinton.  Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, at the Pape Funeral Home.  Visitation will be held Wednesday from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.  After the service, c…

Eleanor M. Rullestad, 86, of Des Moines, died Saturday, March 14, 2020, at Calvin Community.  Prior to moving to Calvin Community, she lived in West Des Moines and wintered in Bradenton, Florida. A celebration of Eleanor’s life and private family graveside service will be held at a later date.

Audrey F. Schroeder, 91, of Camanche, passed away, Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at the Alverno.

Mr. Peter Karl Heinz Mangelsen, 89, of Charlotte, died Tuesday evening, March 10, 2020.

David Eganhouse, 79, of Maquoketa, passed away March 11, 2020, in his home surrounded by his loving family. 

Mr. Richard C. Callender, 95, of DeWitt, died Thursday morning, March 5, 2020, at Westwing WellSpire Place in DeWitt.

Mr. Harold D. Hand, 95, of DeWitt, died early Monday morning, March 9, 2020, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Esther L. Petersen, 96, of Miles passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020, at University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City.

Marion Cornilsen, 91, of Elk Horn, died Monday, March 9, 2020. Family will greet friends 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday, March 12, St. John’s Lutheran Church in Grand Mound. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, March 12, at the church. Interment will be in Clinton Lawn Cemetery in Clinton.

Leona Geffers, 90, of DeWitt, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus in Davenport.

Leonard Bormann, 78, of Preston, passed away at his home Sunday, March 1, 2020. 

Claranne Lee Bristow, 87, passed away Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, at Regency Nursing Home in Morris, Illinois. Born Nov. 22, 1932, in Petersburg, Illinois, to the late Clarence and Juanita nee Griffin Gilmore,  Claranne was raised in Havana, Illinois. She graduated from the Springfield Memorial…

Larry Kindelsperger, 81, of Folletts, died Friday afternoon, Feb. 28, 2020, at home.

Michael “Dumps” Tebbe, 62, of Clinton, formerly of Preston, passed away at his home Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020.

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

Stephen William Cox, of La Quinta, California, died Nov. 7, 2019. Steve succumbed to Wegener’s disease, culminating in a deep vein thrombosis and a pulmonary embolism.

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…

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.