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.

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.

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.

Janiece L. Thola, 91, of Charlotte passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019, in the Alverno Home in Clinton.

Robert Henry Rosenberger, 98, of DeWitt, passed away June 28, 2019, at Grand Haven Assisted Living in Eldridge, following a brief illness.

Allen James Block, 48, of DeWitt, died Friday, June 28, 2019, at home.

Jim Kuehl, 80, of DeWitt, died Saturday evening, June 29, 2019, at Maggie’s House Assisted Living in DeWitt.

Joseph “Joe” Robert McGuire, 82, of DeWitt, died unexpectedly Friday, June 28, 2019, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus in Davenport, three days before his 83rd birthday.

Mary Margaret Witt, 82, of Charlotte, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Friday, June 28, 2019, in her home.

Steven Douglas Niemann, 65, of Bellevue, formerly of DeWitt, died Thursday afternoon, June 20, 2019.

Mr. Joseph V. Green, 94, "The Mean Joe Green" of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Grand Mound, died Tuesday morning, June 25, 2019, at Elizabeth Scott Community in Maumee, Ohio.

Steven D. Niemann, 65, of Bellevue, formerly of DeWitt, died Thursday afternoon, June 20, 2019.

Deloris M. Kahl, 87, passed away June 20, 2019, at the Clarence Nursing Home. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 25 at Zion United Church of Christ in Lowden, with Rev. Stephen Stepp officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 on Monday at the church. Burial will be in Van …

Donald Berry, 76, of Clinton, formerly of Sabula, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at his home.

Leland C. “Rusty” Borland, 1932-2019 Normal, Illinois, a long, active and useful life came to its inevitable end June 18, when Russ Borland passed away peacefully after a short illness. He was the youngest son of James and Ella Borland, born Oct. 16, 1932, in Liberty, Nebraska.

Drew David Edwards, 22, of Maquoketa, passed away at the Jackson County Regional Hospital on Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Ken Brommelkamp, 70, of DeWitt, died peacefully early Monday morning, June 17, 2019, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

James R. “Jim” Krogman, 81, of Clinton, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019, at the Alverno Senior Care Community.  A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 20, at St. Mary’s/St. Joseph Church, Sugar Creek.  Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Pape Fune…

Mildred Dorothy Wallace, 95, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Big Heart Angel Group Home in Chandler, Arizona.

Margaret Ann Droste Jett peacefully passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the young age of 66, after fighting a long, arduous battle with cancer. A visitation/Vigil and Rosary was held June 12 at St. Peter Parish in Spokane, Washington. A funeral Mass was celebrated June 13, also at St. Pet…

Eugene Maxwell "Gene" Meyer, 87, of DeWitt, was welcomed to his heavenly home, surrounded by loved ones, on June 12, 2019. Schultz Funeral Home is in charge of his cremation.

William “Don” Crockett, 86, of Thomson, Illinois, passed away June 11, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Betty Jane (Levetzow) Noll, 92, passed away June 6, 2019, at Grand Haven in Eldridge. Per her wishes, she was cremated. A gathering of family and friends will be at 10 a.m. with a service at 11 a.m. at Christ United Methodist Church in Davenport on Saturday, June 29.