Celebrity Obituaries

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Mary June Johns

June 1, 1930 - August 28, 2015

Mary June Johns, age 85, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 9:15 a.m. on Friday, August 28, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Mary's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2015, at the Church of the Nativity with Msgr. James L. Miller officiating. To celebrate Mary's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. on Thursday...
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Joseph R. "Joe" Welbes

June 18, 1952 - August 28, 2015

Joseph R. "Joe" Welbes, age 63, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, August 28, 2015, at home surrounded by his loving family, after a long battle with liver disease. To celebrate Joe's life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Joe...
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Angeline C. "Angie" Bowen

October 18, 1924 - August 28, 2015

Angeline C. "Angie" Bowen, age 90, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:43 a.m. on Friday, August 28, 2015, at Garnett Place in Cedar Rapids, IA. To honor Angie's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at St. Patrick's Church, 1425 Iowa Street. To celebrate Angie's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m....
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Rose Marie Elaine Noesges

March 6, 1924 - August 27, 2015

Rose Marie Elaine Noesges, age 91, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 4:42 p.m., on Thursday, August 27, 2015, at Hawkeye Care Center. To honor Rose's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue, with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Rose...
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Catherine M. Chapman

September 6, 1935 - August 22, 2015

Catherine M. Chapman, age 79, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 22, 2015, at Sunnycrest Manor, faithfully surrounded by her loving family. To honor Catherine's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, August 29, 2015, at the Church of the Nativity, 1225 Alta Vista Street. To celebrate Catherine's life, family and friends may visit...
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Leonard J. Schmidt

January 24, 1926 - August 18, 2015

Leonard J. Schmidt, age 89, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Leonard's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 22, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2921 Central Avenue with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate Leonard's life, family and friends may visit from...
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Emily E. Bechel

September 8, 1923 - August 13, 2015

Emily E. Bechel, age 91, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 1:20 p.m. on Thursday, August 13, 2015, at home. To honor Emily's life, private family funeral services will be held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Emily was born on September 8, 1923, in Hinesville, GA, daughter of John and Eva (VanBrackle) Terrell. Emily was employed at Trausch Bakery for 23 years until her...
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Robert L. "Jay" Johnson, Jr.

March 9, 1952 - August 12, 2015

Robert L. "Jay" Johnson Jr., age 63, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, surrounded by his loving family, at home. To honor Robert's life, full military honors will be accorded by the Dubuque Marine Corps League at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, 1111 Davis Avenue, at 11:15 a.m. on Saturday, August 15, 2015. To celebrate Robert's life, family and friends may...
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Joan C. Flick

May 15, 1944 - August 9, 2015

Joan C. Flick, age 71, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 6:55 p.m. on Sunday, August 9, 2015, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa, following a short and sudden illness. To honor Joan's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 14, 2015, at St. Columbkille's Catholic Church, 1230 Rush Street, with Rev. Gabriel C....
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Colleen M. Downing

February 9, 1938 - August 6, 2015

Colleen Mary Downing, age 77, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Colleen's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at St. Anthony's Church, 1880 St. Ambrose Street with Rev. Steven J. Rosonke officiating. To celebrate Colleen's life, family...
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Lelia C. Valentine

September 19, 1920 - August 1, 2015

Lelia C. Valentine, age 94, of Bernard, IA, passed away peacefully at 11:00 p.m., surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at her home. To honor Lelia's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2015, at Holy Family Church, 16500 Holy Family Lane, with Rev. Michael J. Podhajsky officiating. To celebrate Lelia's life, family and friends may...
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Dorothy Ann Stumpf

May 15, 1928 - August 1, 2015

Dorothy A. Stumpf, age 87, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:55 a.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Dorothy's life, funeral services will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue, with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate Dorothy's life, family and friends may...
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Randy L. Shaffer

January 31, 1958 - July 26, 2015

Randy L. Shaffer, age 57, of Robbinsdale, MN, and formerly of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 2:52 a.m. on Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Good Samaritan Society Specialty Care Community. To honor Randy's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at Center Grove United Methodist Church, 3140 Brunskill Road, with Rev. Greg Bjornstad officiating. To celebrate...
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Marie C. Schueller

August 7, 1927 - July 23, 2015

Marie C. Schueller, age 87, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 1:21 a.m. on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Marie's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 27, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue, with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Marie's life, family and friends may visit...
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Mary L. Sorensen

May 23, 1932 - July 19, 2015

Mary L. Sorensen, age 83, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, July 19, 2015, at Sunnycrest Manor surrounded by her loving family. To honor Mary's life, funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Deacon John Stierman officiating. To celebrate Mary's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until the time of...
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Lynn C. Jochum

September 29, 1938 - July 17, 2015

Lynn C. Jochum, age 76, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 1:30 a.m. on Friday, July 17, 2015, at home surrounded by her loving family. To honor Lynn's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate Lynn's life, family and friends may visit...
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Abby L. Healy

November 28, 1992 - July 14, 2015

Abby L. Healy, age 22, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 6:39 a.m. on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Abby's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 20, 2015, at St. Patrick's Church, 1425 Iowa Street with Msgr. Thomas E. Toale officiating. To celebrate Abby's life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. on...
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Boniface P. "Bunnie" Arthofer

June 5, 1930 - July 11, 2015

Boniface P. "Bunnie" Arthofer, age 85, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:05 a.m. on Saturday, July 11, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Bunnie's life, a time of sharing will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. To celebrate Bunnie's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 until the time of services at 5:00 p...
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Geneva F. Droessler

July 14, 1929 - July 11, 2015

Geneva F. Droessler, age 85, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 6:15 a.m. on Saturday, July 11, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Geneva's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Avenue, with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate...
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Bernice A. Bleile

August 25, 1935 - July 7, 2015

Bernice A. Bleile, age 79, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:30 a.m. on July 7, 2015, at home. To honor Bernice's life, funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 10, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Sr. Margaret Anne Kramer officiating. To celebrate Bernice's life, family and friends may visit from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 10,...
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Dean L. Wooldridge

January 30, 1986 - July 1, 2015

Dean L. Wooldridge, age 29, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 3:16 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Dean's life, funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 6, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street with Deacon John Stierman officiating. To celebrate Dean's life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until the time...
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Alfred R. "Al" Engling, Sr.

January 18, 1935 - June 25, 2015

Alfred R. "Al" Engling Sr., age 80, of East Dubuque, IL and formerly of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at 7:47 p.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2015, at Bell Tower Apartments, East Dubuque, IL. To honor Al's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 29, 2015, at the Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Road, with Rev. Mark D. Murphy...
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James Henderson

July 11, 1931 - June 22, 2015

Fr. James Henderson, age 83, of New Melleray Abbey, passed away on June 22, 2015 at 9:45 p.m. at New Melleray Abbey. To honor Fr. James Henderson's life, a funeral mass will be celebrated at the New Melleray Abbey Church at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 27, 2015. To honor Fr. James Henderson's life, there will be a public viewing from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 26, 2015, at New...
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Patricia J. "Pat" Hall

June 3, 1927 - June 20, 2015

Patricia J. "Pat" Hall, age 88, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:05 a.m. on Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Pat's life, funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, June 22, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street with Rev. Dianne Grace officiating. To celebrate Pat's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until the time of...
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Mary I. Sydnor

September 3, 1933 - June 19, 2015

Mary I. (Beall) Sydnor, age 81, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 10:10 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Dubuque Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. To honor Mary's life, private family services are being held. Burial will be in Dubuque Memorial Gardens. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is in charge of arrangements. Mary was born on September 3, 1933, in Dubuque, IA, daughter of...
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Ronald E. "Ron" Hennings

September 1, 1928 - June 16, 2015

Ronald E. "Ron" Hennings, age 86, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 9:18 a.m., surrounded by his loving friends, on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Ron's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 22, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Avenue with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Ron's life,...
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Varis C. "Joe" Rauch

July 5, 1931 - June 15, 2015

Varis C. "Joe" Rauch, age 83, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:02 a.m. on Monday, June 15, 2015, at Heritage Manor. To honor Joe's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 19, 2015, at St. Patrick's Church, 1425 Iowa Street with Rev. Alan J. Dietzenbach officiating. To celebrate Joe's life, family and friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. on...
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Sandra J. "Sandy" Saul

November 17, 1935 - June 15, 2015

Sandra J. "Sandy" Saul, age 79, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 2:05 p.m. on Monday, June 15, 2015, at Dubuque Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Sandy's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2015, at St. Joseph the Worker Church with Gabriel C. Anderson officiating. To celebrate Sandy's life, family and...
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James H. "Jim" Schmitt

March 24, 1934 - June 12, 2015

James H. "Jim" Schmitt, age 81, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:10 p.m. on Friday, June 12, 2015, at Heritage Manor. To honor James' life and his soul being returned to his Creator, private family services will be held on Monday, June 15, 2015, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City. The Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is in charge of...
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Leslie E. "Les" Sprague

December 25, 1930 - June 12, 2015

Leslie E. "Les" Sprague, age 84, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 11:20 a.m. on Friday, June 12, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center. To honor Leslie's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street with Sr. Margaret Anne Kramer officiating. To celebrate Leslie's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until the...
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Michael C. "Mike" Grant

June 14, 1945 - June 6, 2015

Michael C. "Mike" Grant, age 69, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 2:25 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Heritage Manor. To honor Mike's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Avenue with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Mike's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m....
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James A. "Jim" Schute

January 27, 1934 - June 5, 2015

James A. "Jim" Schute, age 81, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, June 5, 2015, at Luther Manor. To honor Jim's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at the Church of the Nativity with Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller officiating. To celebrate Jim's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 9...
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Kathryn Welch, OP

May 19, 1935 - June 4, 2015

Sister Kathryn Welch, OP (Peter Thomas), 80, died June 4, 2015, at St. Dominic Villa. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at Queen of the Rosary Chapel, Sinsinawa, Wis., followed by burial in the Motherhouse Cemetery. Friends may call after 5:15 p.m. Monday, June 8, at the Motherhouse where a wake and remembering service will take place at 6:30 p.m...
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Jean Monica Lanahan, BVM

November 28, 1919 - June 3, 2015

Sister Jean Monica Lanahan, BVM, 95, of Marian Hall, 1050 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Marian Hall. Visitation will be from 9–11 a.m. on Friday, June 5, 2015, in the Marian Hall Chapel, followed by a prayer service at 11 a.m. Funeral liturgy will be at 1:30 p.m. Burial is in the Mount Carmel cemetery. Sister Jean Monica taught at Clarke University and...
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Lester L. Jansen

December 11, 1963 - June 2, 2015

Lester L. Jansen, age 51, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at home. To honor Lester's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 8, 2015 at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street with Donna Cota officiating. To celebrate Lester's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at Behr...
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Irmgard Janssen

October 4, 1924 - June 1, 2015

Irmgard Janssen, age 90, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 11:25 p.m., with her two sons and her caregiver, Molly, by her side, on Monday, June 1, 2015, at home. To honor Irmgard's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, with Pastor Kristian G. Kincaid officiating. To celebrate Irmgard's life, family and...
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Lori R. McPoland

September 30, 1970 - May 28, 2015

Lori R. McPoland, age 44, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 6:05 a.m. on May 28, 2015, in Dubuque, Iowa, after a lifelong battle with bipolar disorder. To honor Lori's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Avenue with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Lori's life, family and friends may...
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John M. Lewis

November 29, 1930 - May 28, 2015

John M. Lewis, age 84, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:50 a.m. on Thursday, May 28, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital after a short battle with cancer. To honor John's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 1, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate John's life,...
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Kenneth O. "KO" Krieg

February 19, 1930 - May 26, 2015

Kenneth O. "KO" Krieg, age 85, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 4:55 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Dubuque Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. To honor Ken's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 30, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Pastor Kristian G. Kincaid officiating. To celebrate Ken's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until the time...
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Gary J. "Tubby" Deutsch

April 6, 1941 - May 24, 2015

Gary J. "Tubby" Deutsch, age 74, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:56 p.m. on Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Gary's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 29, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Deacon John Stierman officiating. To celebrate Gary's life, family and friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at 11...
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Agnes A. "Ig" Huseman

January 21, 1932 - May 14, 2015

Agnes A. "Ig" Huseman, age 83, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 2:46 p.m., on May 14, 2015, at Luther Manor. To honor Agnes' life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a..m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at St. Columbkille's Church with Rev. Gabriel C. Anderson officiating. To celebrate Agnes' life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00...
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Catherine M. Beaver

January 17, 1931 - May 12, 2015

Catherine M. Beaver, age 84, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Catherine's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 18, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate Catherine...
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Darla M. Dean

April 28, 1964 - May 9, 2015

Darla M. Dean, age 51, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 2:10 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at Dubuque Nursing and Rehab Center. To honor Darla's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at the Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Road with Rev. Mark D. Murphy officiating. To celebrate Darla's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m....
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John M. McLaughlin, Jr.

April 14, 1948 - May 5, 2015

John M. McLaughlin Jr., age 67, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 2:44 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at home surrounded by his loving family. To honor John's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at St. John's Episcopal Church, 1410 Main Street with Rev. Kathleen Milligan officiating. To celebrate John's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00...
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Edward Benjamin "Eddie Ben" Breitbach

September 20, 1962 - May 4, 2015

Edward Benjamin "Eddie Ben" Breitbach, age 52, of North Buena Vista, IA, passed away unexpectantly at 6:06 p.m. on Monday, May 4, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Edward's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 8, 2015, at Immaculate Conception Church, North Buena Vista, IA, with Rev. Marvin J. Bries officiating. To celebrate Edward's life, family and...
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Margaret A. Henge

December 8, 1934 - May 4, 2015

Margaret A. Henge, age 80, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:25 a.m. on Monday, May 4, 2015, surrounded by her loving family at Sunnycrest Manor. To honor Margaret's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St. with Brother Mark Jantzi officiating. To celebrate Margaret's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a...
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Elaine F. Callaghan Casteel

September 8, 1931 - May 2, 2015

Elaine F. Callaghan Casteel, age 83, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:46 p.m. on Saturday, May 2, 2015, at ManorCare Health Services. To honor Elaine's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., with Rev. Dianne Grace officiating. To celebrate Elaine's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until the...
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Virgil A. Polkinghorn

July 26, 1944 - April 29, 2015

Virgil A. Polkinghorn, age 70, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 8:12 p.m. on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at home surrounded by his loving family. To honor Virgil's life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St. is in charge of arrangements. Virgil was born on July 26, 1944, in Wisconsin, son of George W. and Mary B. (Chandler) Polkinghorn. Virgil served in the U.S...
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Alvina R. Schueller

May 31, 1912 - April 28, 2015

Alvina R. Schueller, age 102, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Alvina's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Ave. with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Alvina's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00...
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Russell G. Lewis, Jr.

January 3, 1935 - April 24, 2015

Russell G. Lewis Jr., age 80, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:37 p.m. on Friday, April 24, 2015, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. To honor Russell's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street with Deacon John Stierman officiating. To celebrate Russell's life, family and friends may visit from...
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Elizabeth E. "Betty" Wiezorek

September 21, 1927 - April 19, 2015

Elizabeth E. "Betty" Wiezorek, age 87, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Betty's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 1701 Rhomberg Avenue with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Betty's life, family and friends may...
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Mary Kenneth Kreuser, OP

July 15, 1922 - April 15, 2015

Sister Mary Kenneth Kreuser, OP, 92, died April 15, 2015 at St. Dominic Villa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 20, at Queen of the Rosary Chapel, Sinsinawa, Wis., followed by burial in the Motherhouse cemetery. Friends may call after 5:15 p.m., Sunday, April 19, at the Motherhouse where a wake and remembering service will be at 6:30 p.m. Sister Mary Kenneth...
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James F. "Jim" Mess

March 5, 1944 - April 10, 2015

James F. "Jim" Mess, age 71, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:15 a.m. on Friday, April 10, 2015, at home surrounded by his loving family. To honor Jim's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Deacon Bill Biver officiating. To celebrate Jim's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Monday,...
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Viola C. Pfohl

November 8, 1913 - April 9, 2015

Viola C. Pfohl, age 101, of Dubuque, IA, and formerly of Sherrill, IA, passed away peacefully at 6:15 a.m. on April 9, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Viola's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 13, 2015, at Ss. Peter and Paul Church, Sherrill, IA, with Rev. Noah J. Diehm officiating. To celebrate Viola's life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m....
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Marion M. Placke

August 1, 1916 - April 7, 2015

Marion M. Placke, age 98, of Hazel Green, WI, passed away peacefully at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Ennoble Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. To honor Marion's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 10, 2015, at St. Patrick's Church, 1425 Iowa Street with Rev. Wayne Droessler officiating. To celebrate Marion's life, family and friends may visit...
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Donald J. Zimmerman

September 8, 1928 - March 29, 2015

Donald J. Zimmerman, age 86, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at home. To honor Donald's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2921 Central Ave., with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Donald's life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00...
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Gary L. Hennen

October 26, 1954 - March 29, 2015

Gary L. Hennen, age 60, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 1:20 a.m. on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Gary's life, funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at the Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Road, with Rev. Mark D. Murphy officiating. To celebrate Gary's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00...
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Gerald C. "Jerry" Kressig

April 12, 1932 - March 27, 2015

Gerald C. "Jerry" Kressig, age 82, of Kieler, WI, and formerly of Dubuque, IA, Potosi, WI and Mission, TX, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2015, at the hospital in McAllen, TX. To honor Gerald's life, graveside committal services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, April 3, 2015, at St. Andrew Cemetery, Tennyson, Wisconsin, where full military honors will be accorded by the Dubuque Marine...
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Adele M. Clemens

August 31, 1921 - March 23, 2015

Adele M. Clemens, age 93, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, March 23, 2015, at Ennoble Skilled Nursing and Rehab. To honor Adele's life, private family services are being held. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery. Adele was born on August 31, 1921 in Dubuque, IA, daughter of Arthur and Ursula (Accola) Kaune Adele graduated from Dubuque Senior High School. She...
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Larry J. Hurst

December 30, 1947 - March 22, 2015

Larry J. Hurst, age 67, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 9:31 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Larry's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 27, 2015, at St. John's Episcopal Church, 1410 Main Street, with Rev. Kathleen S. Milligan officiating. To celebrate Larry's life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m....
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Charlotte V. Meis

October 9, 1923 - March 18, 2015

Charlotte V. Meis, age 91, of 764 Stoneridge Place, Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 4:35 a.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Charlotte's life, funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 1880 St. Ambrose St., with Rev. Steven J. Rosonke officiating. To celebrate Charlotte's life, family and...
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Sharon Lea Johnson

May 21, 1947 - March 15, 2015

Sharon Lea Johnson, age 67, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family, at 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 15, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer. To honor Sharon's life, funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St. To celebrate Sharon's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until the time...
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Grace M. Leppert

April 30, 1932 - March 14, 2015

Grace M. Leppert, age 82, of Bellevue, IA, passed away peacefully at 11:25 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Grace's life, funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Deacon David McGhee officiating. To celebrate Grace's life, family and friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until the time of...
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Virginia A. Kolfenbach

May 29, 1927 - March 12, 2015

Virginia A. Kolfenbach, age 87, of Oak Park Place, formerly of Wood St., passed away peacefully at 6:05 a.m. on Thursday, March 12, 2015, at home. To honor Virginia's life, private family services will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery Chapel. Entombment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street is in charge of arrangements. Virginia was born on May 29, 1927 in...
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Bobbie J. Haas

November 4, 1935 - March 11, 2015

Bobbie J. Haas, age 79, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 8:50 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Bobbie's life, funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, March 16, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Pastor Larry Stark officiating. To celebrate Bobbie's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until the time of services at 6:00...
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Carolita McMahon

July 20, 1916 - March 10, 2015

Sister Carolita McMahon, BVM, 98, of Marian Hall, 1050 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Marian Hall. Visitation will be from 9–11 a.m. on Friday, March 13, 2015, in the Marian Hall Chapel, followed by a prayer service at 11 a.m. Funeral liturgy will be at 1:30 p.m. Burial is in the Mount Carmel Cemetery. Carolita taught music and was an elementary and secondary...
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Elizabeth L. "Betty" Lindecker

March 25, 1934 - March 9, 2015

Elizabeth L. "Betty" Lindecker, age 80, of Dubuque, IA, passed away suddenly at 7:21 p.m. on Monday, March 9, 2015, at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. To honor Betty's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 13, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2921 Central Ave., with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate Betty's life,...
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Debra L. "Debbie" Pregler

May 28, 1958 - March 5, 2015

Debra L. "Debbie" Pregler, age 56, of Zwingle, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:54 p.m., surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, March 5, 2015, at home. To celebrate Debra's life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery. Debra was born on May 28, 1958, in Dubuque, IA,...
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Gloria A. Lipper

July 2, 1942 - March 2, 2015

Gloria A. Lipper, age 72, of Dubuque, IA, passed away gracefully into the hands of her Savior at Luther Manor on Monday, March 2, 2015, at 6:59 p.m. To honor Gloria's life, funeral services will be held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St. on Saturday, March 7, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Dianne Grace officiating. To celebrate Gloria's life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 until 7:00 p...
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Rose E. Hennen

April 12, 1932 - February 27, 2015

Rose E. Hennen, age 82, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 5:17 p.m. on Friday, February 27, 2015 at home. To honor Rose's life, funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home. To celebrate Rose's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until the time of services at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street....
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Dolores H. Metz

March 21, 1928 - February 26, 2015

Dolores H. Metz, age 86, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:25 a.m. on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Dolores' life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 2, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2917 Central Ave. with Rev. Kyle M. Digmann officiating. To celebrate Dolores' life, family and friends may visit...
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Barbara J. Hummel

April 30, 1942 - February 20, 2015

Barbara J. Hummel, age 72, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 4:45 p.m. on Friday, February 20, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Barbara's life, funeral services will be at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, with Pastor Dennis Schmitt officiating. To celebrate Barbara's life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m....
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James F. "Jim" Oeth

January 9, 1935 - February 19, 2015

James F. "Jim" Oeth, age 80, of Bellevue, Iowa, passed away peacefully at 9:53 a.m. on Thursday, February19, 2015, at the Mill Valley Care Center. To celebrate Jim's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 23, 2015 at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., Dubuque, IA. Jim was born on January 9, 1935, in Dubuque, son of Phillip and Hortense (Oberhoffer)...
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Benedetta M. Pitz

August 15, 1922 - February 18, 2015

Benedetta M. "Benny" Pitz, age 92, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away peacefully at 10:08 a.m., Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at home with her loving family. To honor Benny's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, February 23, 2015, at the Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Road, with Rev. Mark D. Murphy officiating. To celebrate Benny's life, family and friends may visit...
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Francis C. "Bud" Funk

December 28, 1925 - February 17, 2015

Francis C. "Bud" Funk, age 89, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, February, 17, 2015 at home. To honor Bud's life, funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 21, 2015, at the Church of the Nativity, 1225 Alta Vista St., with Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller officiating. To honor Bud's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until the time of services at 10:00 a.m. on...
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Jeanette M. Kolfenbach

November 4, 1930 - February 15, 2015

Jeanette M. Kolfenbach, age 84, of Heritage Manor, formerly of Wood St., passed away peacefully at 9:32 a.m. on Sunday, February 15, 2015, at Heritage Manor. To honor Jeanette's life, private family services were held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery Chapel. Entombment was in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street was in charge of arrangements. Jeanette was born on November 4,...
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Margaret C. Spoerre

July 5, 1923 - February 15, 2015

Margaret C. Spoerre, age 91, of Shawnee, KS, formerly of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 7:40 a.m. on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at St. Luke's Summit House. To honor Margaret's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 20, 2015 at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 2001 St. Joseph St., with Rev. Gabriel C. Anderson officiating. To celebrate Margaret's life, family...
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Cynthia M. "Cyndi" Willis

September 27, 1957 - February 13, 2015

Cynthia M. "Cyndi" Willis, age 57, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away peacefully at 9:15 p.m. on Friday, February 13, 2015, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. To honor Cyndi's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home with Deacon Bill Biver officiating. To celebrate Cyndi's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m....
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Richard R. "Rick" Maiden

October 16, 1950 - February 12, 2015

Richard R. "Rick" Maiden, age 64, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away peacefully at 1:10 a.m. on Thursday, February 12, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Rick's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at Immanuel Congregational United Church of Christ, 1795 Jackson St., with Rev. Pamela Starr officiating. To celebrate Rick's life, family and friends may...
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Clare Reinert, S.S.N.D.

February 11, 2015

Sr. Clare Reinert, S.S.N.D., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, in St. Louis, MO. To honor Sr. Clare's life, a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:15 a.m. on Monday, February 16, 2015, at the Notre Dame Mother House/Teresa Center, 320 E. Ripa Ave., Lemay. To celebrate Sr. Clare's life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., on Sunday, February...
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Barbara J. "Bobbie" Reding

February 10, 1941 - February 5, 2015

Barbara J. "Bobbie" Reding, age 73, of Dubuque, passed away gracefully at 11:52 p.m., on Thursday, February 5, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center. To honor Bobbie's life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at Church of the Nativity, 1225 Alta Vista St., with Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller officiating. The Nativity Rosary Society will begin praying the rosary at...
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Marie M. Parker

April 12, 1925 - February 5, 2015

Marie M. Parker, age 89, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, February 5, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Marie's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2917 Central Ave., with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Marie's life,...
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Raymond J. "Ray" Waldbillig

August 5, 1961 - February 4, 2015

Raymond J. "Ray" Waldbillig, age 53, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 6:17 p.m. on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Ray's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 9, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., with Deacon William Hickson officiating. To celebrate Ray's life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 5...
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Suzanne M. Behning

September 13, 1946 - February 3, 2015

Suzanne M. Behning, age 68, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. To honor Sue's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 6, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., with Deacon Jim Thill officiating. To celebrate Sue's life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until the time of...
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Darda H. Munson

May 3, 1924 - February 3, 2015

Darda H. (Lubben) Munson, age 90, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at 7:35 a.m. on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at Heritage Manor. To honor Darda's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 5, 2015, at the Church of the Nativity, 1225 Alta Vista St., with Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller officiating. To celebrate Darda's life,...
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Thomas R. "The Kid" Coffman

March 22, 1971 - January 29, 2015

Thomas R. "The Kid" Coffman, age 43, of Dubuque, IA, passed away on Thursday, January 29, 2015. To honor Tom's life, funeral services will be at 12:00 noon on Monday, February 2, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St. To celebrate Tom's life, family and friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at 12:00 noon on Monday, February 2, 2105, at Behr Funeral Home. Burial will...
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Dolores M. Kotz

February 2, 1924 - January 28, 2015

Dolores M. Kotz, age 90, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 3:28 a.m. on Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at Heritage Manor surrounded by her loving family. To honor Dolores' life, funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 31, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Ave., with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Dolores' life, family and...
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Wilfrid J. "Willie" Meyer

January 21, 1933 - January 22, 2015

Wilfrid J. "Willie" Meyer, age 82, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at 1:40 p.m. on Thursday, January 22, 2015, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Wilfrid's life, funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, January 26, 2015, at the Church of the Nativity, 1225 Alta Vista, with Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller and Rev. Msgr. Wayne A. Ressler...
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Janet A. Gerstkamp

May 21, 1924 - January 19, 2015

Janet A. Gerstkamp, age 90, of Dubuque, passed away gracefully at 5:20 p.m. on Monday, January 19, 2015 at ManorCare. To honor Janet's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Saturday, January 24, 2015, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., with Rev. Dianne Christopher officiating. To celebrate Janet's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on Friday,...
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Gaylen C. "Chuck" Meis

September 24, 1950 - January 17, 2015

Gaylen C. "Chuck" Meis, age 64, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 11:06 p.m. on Saturday, January 17, 2015, at UnityPoint Finley Hospital of natural causes. To honor Chuck's life, funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 23, 2015, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 1880 St. Ambrose St., with Rev. Steven J. Rosonke officiating. To celebrate Chuck's life, family and friends may visit...
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Gerald F. "Jerry" Herburger

August 2, 1929 - January 14, 2015

Gerald F. "Jerry" Herburger, age 85, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at home at 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 14, 2015. To honor Jerry's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 17, 2015, at St. Joseph Church, 10270 Key West Dr., with Rev. Michael J. Podhajsky officiating. To celebrate Jerry's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p...
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Gordon L. "Gordy" Bickal

July 30, 1945 - January 8, 2015

Gordon L. "Gordy" Bickal, age 69, of Dubuque, passed away at 9:43 a.m., on Thursday, January 8, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center Dubuque. To honor Gordy's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at St. Patrick's Church, 1425 Iowa Street with Msgr. Thomas E. Toale officiating. To celebrate Gordy's life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p...
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Dorothy T. Finzel

January 17, 1920 - January 7, 2015

Dorothy T. Finzel, 94, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Dorothy's life, funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., on Monday, January 12, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2917 Central Ave., with Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Dorothy's life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p...
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Charles Clancy, Jr.

September 12, 1926 - January 6, 2015

Charles Clancy Jr., age 88, passed away peacefully at 1:20 p.m. on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, at Ennoble Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. To honor Charles' life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 10, 2015, at Holy Spirit Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 2215 Windsor Ave., with Rev Dwayne J. Thoman officiating. To celebrate Charles' life, family and friends...
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Eileen M. Newton

November 30, 1927 - December 26, 2014

Eileen M. Newton, age 87, of Dubuque, passed away gracefully into God's arms while surrounded by her loving family at 12:23 p.m., on Friday, December 26, 2014, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Eileen's life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, December 29, 2014, at Holy Spirit Parish, Holy Ghost Church, 2917 Central Ave., with Rev. Kyle Digmann officiating. To...
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Frances E. "Frannie" Plein

February 17, 1925 - December 22, 2014

Frances E. "Frannie" Plein, age 89, formerly of 328 1/2 Monroe Ct., passed away peacefully at 10:00 p.m., on Monday, December 22, 2014, at Dubuque Nursing and Rehab. To honor Frannie's life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Friday, December 26, 2014, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., with Deacon John Stierman officiating. To celebrate Frannie's life, family and friends may...
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Harold L. "Louie" Grimstad, Jr.

January 22, 1955 - December 22, 2014

Harold L. "Louie" Grimstad Jr., age 59, of Dubuque, IA, passed away at 4:20 a.m., Monday, December 22, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque of natural causes. To honor Louie's life, private family services are being held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St. is in charge of arrangements. Harold was born on January 22, 1955 in Dubuque, son of Harold Sr. and Evalena (Billmeyer) Grimstad. Louie...
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Bertha Marie Kloser, OSF

June 8, 1914 - December 17, 2014

Sister Bertha Marie Kloser, OSF, age 100, of Clare House Dubuque, IA., passed away at 4:20 a.m. on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at Clare House. The Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, December 19, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. in Francis Chapel, 3390 Windsor Ave., Dubuque, IA. Friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 18, 2014 with a Wake Service at 7:00 p.m. in Francis...
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Cindy Lee Thurston

July 25, 1961 - December 10, 2014

Cindy L. Thurston, age 53, of Dubuque, IA, passed away peacefully at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, in the loving arms of her sister Brenda's family. To honor Cindy's life, private family services are being held. Cindy was born on July 25, 1961, in Dubuque, Iowa, daughter of Robert and Charlene (Hedley) Thurston. Cindy graduated from Hempstead High School. Over the years she...
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Lonnie D. Smothers

August 8, 1948 - December 5, 2014

Lonnie D. Smothers, age 66, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 4:30 a.m. on Friday, December 5, 2014 at Ennoble Manor. To honor Lonnie's life, a funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 8, 2014 at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main St., with Sr. Margaret Anne Kramer. To celebrate Lonnie's life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 until 5:00 p.m., on Sunday at Behr Funeral...
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