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Obituaries Tuesday September 9th

Barbara Jean Mason, 81, of Dallas City, IL passed away at 4:45 a.m. Sunday, September 7, 2014 at the LaHarpe-Davier Health Care Center, LaHarpe, IL. She was born on October 25, 1932 in Fort Madison, IA the daughter of Frank T. and Irene Gross Genck. After high school, Barbara briefly served in the United States Air Force. Mrs. Mason worked for many years and eventually retired from the Hancock County Health Department. Barbara is survived by five children, Terri Bowman of Carman, IL, Mike Fields of Niota, IL, Mary Antes of Fort Madison, IA, Kelly Mason of Dallas City, and Audra Steinhaus of Carthage, IL, 18 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two brothers, Mike Genck of Canton, MO and Bill Genck of Quincy, IL. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Monday September 8th

Mrs. Barbara Jean Mason, 81, of Dallas City, IL passed away at 4:45 a.m. Sunday, September 7, 2014 at the LaHarpe-Davier Health Care Center, LaHarpe, IL.  

Arrangements are pending at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Dallas City. Condolences may be left at banksandbeals.com.  

Donald E. Butcher, 74, of Scappoose, OR passed away at 4:45 AM Friday, September 5, 2014 at The Madison, Ft. Madison, IA. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Friday September 5th

Mrs. Audrey Williamson, 89, of New London, died Thursday, September 4, 2014 at the University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City. Services are pending at Elliott Chapel, New London.  

Barbara A Poisel,83, Iowa City, formerly of Burlington died Mon 9/1 at Legacy Point Assisted Living in Iowa City
Survivors:
Daughter CeLinda (Jim) Adam Kalona IA
Daughter Peggy (Greg) Gingerich Iowa City IA
6 Grandchildren 10 Great-Grandchildren
Family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, September 5th, at Lunning Chapel
Funeral Service 2 p.m. Saturday, September 6th, at Christ Episcopal Church
Burial Will Be Aspen Grove Cemetery

 

Mary Joan Anliker, 84 of Burlington died Tue 9/2 at Blair House Nursing and Rehab in Burlington
Survivors:
Son Bruce (Bobbie) Anliker Graham, NC
Daughter Stephanie (Roger) Olson Elma WA
Daughter Sonja (Andrew) Hollan Houston TX
Daughter Dawn Anliker Burlington IA
6 Grandchildren 7 Great-Grandchildren
Family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, September 5th, at Lunning Chapel
Funeral Service 2 p.m. Saturday, September 6th, at West Hill United Methodist Church
Burial Will Be Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery

 

 

 

 

 

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Obituaries Wednesday August 27th

Cecil R Lowe,79 of Burlington died Mon 8/25 at his home
He is survived by his wife Jo Ann of Burlington
Sons Mitchell, Eric and Craig all of Burlington
Daughter April Budzyn of Burlington
8 Grandchildren 3 Great-Grandchildren
Sister Delores A. Lowe Burlington, IA
Sister Jeannine Yakle Cape Coral, FL
Sister Virginia M Williams Dubuque, IA
Family will receive friends Following Masonic Rites at 6 p.m. Thursday(August 28th)at Lunning Chapel until 8
Funeral Service 1:30 p.m. Friday August 29th)at Lunning Chapel.  

Mrs. Verna Martindale, 94, of Dallas City, IL, formerly of Burlington, IA, passed at 7:40 a.m. Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Oak Lane Nursing & Rehab in Stronghurst, IL. Arrangements are pending at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Dallas City. Condolences may be left at banksandbeals.com Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Tuesday August 26th

Jane Lewis, 92, of Burlington, died at 3:45 PM Friday, August 22, 2014, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.  

Born November 19, 1921, in Middletown, OH, she was the daughter of Herbert A. and Ruth Ferree Dennis and raised by her mother and step-father, Art Meyer. On December 29, 1941, she married Richard Alonzo Lewis in Greenville, Ohio. He preceded her in death on October 27, 2013.  

Being an Army wife, Jane stayed at home to help raise their five children. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Monday August 25th

Jane Lewis, 92, of Burlington, died at 3:45 PM Friday, August 22, 2014, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.  

Born November 19, 1921, in Middletown, OH, she was the daughter of Herbert A. and Ruth Ferree Dennis and raised by her mother and step-father, Art Meyer. On December 29, 1941, she married Richard Alonzo Lewis in Greenville, Ohio. He preceded her in death on October 27, 2013.  

Being an Army wife, Jane stayed at home to help raise their five children. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Saturday August 23rd

Danny Lynn Swisher, 55, of LaHarpe, IL passed away at 11:23 PM Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Memorial Hospital, Carthage, IL. Danny was born on September 11, 1958, the son of Harold and Maxine Jackson Swisher. Mr. Swisher was a graduate of the LaHarpe High School. He had worked at Heartland Harley Davidson of Burlington, IA, Shaefer Pen Company of Ft. Madison, IA, and as a farm hand for Bob Reed. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Thursday August 21st

Betty Bernice Simmons Ball, 88, of New London, died Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Henry County Health Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Elliott Chapel, New London. Pastor Brian Swafford will officiate. Burial will be in Burge Cemetery, New London. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Monday August 18th

Marjorie Ellen Stineman, age 98, of Wapello and formerly of Grandview, died Friday afternoon, August 15, 2014, at the Wapello Nursing & Rehab Center. The daughter of Ralph Roland and Vinnie B. Fulerton Cross, she was born on October 29, 1915 on the family farm in Louisa County, Iowa. She married Delno P. Stineman on January 30, 1937 in New Era, Iowa. He preceded her in death on July 25, 2004. Marjorie graduated from Grandview High School and the School of Cosmetology in Des Moines. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Friday August 15th

Virginia R. “Jean” Kukuk, 86, of Dallas City, IL passed away at 2:45 a.m. Thursday, August 14, 2014 at her home. Jean was born on April 20, 1928 in Dallas City the daughter of Virgil L. and Ruth Elma Nicol Logan. On November 25, 1954 she married Merle G. Kukuk in Dallas City. He preceded her in death on December 12, 1999. She was a life long resident of Dallas City. Continue Reading →

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