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Obituaries Tuesday September 30th

Joseph Theodore Schulte, age 83 of Sperry, died Saturday September 27, 2014 at his home. The son of Theodore and Lillian (McLaughlin) Schulte, he was born August 28, 1931 at Burlington. On August 8, 1953 he married Virginia Ann Peterson at Dodgeville; she died December 19, 2008. He was a 1949 graduate of the Sperry High School. He was a farmer and worked as a rural mail carrier. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Monday September 29th

Alice Dell Robbins, 83 years, of Fort Madison, Iowa, died at 6:55 am Saturday, September 27, 2014 at The Madison, Fort Madison, Iowa. She was born June 28, 1931 in Fort Madison, Iowa, a daughter of Horrell E and Alice Hazel (Wyrick) McIntosh. On March 5, 1949, she married Harold Leroy Robbins at Fort Madison, Iowa. He preceded her in death on July 12, 1991. Alice lived most of her life in Fort Madison and rural Donnellson. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Thursday September 25th

Donald E Gulick Age 83 of Burlington died Mon 9/22 at the Great River Hospice House West Burlington
He is survived by his wife Joan Gulick Burlington IA
Son Richard (Diane) Gulick Des Moines, IA
Son Michael (Brenda) Gulick Fort Madison, IA
Daughter Mary Jo (Gene) Rawls Des Moines IA
Daughter Vicky (Di) Hollenbeck Everett WA
Daughter Michelle (Steve) Dickey Wapello IA
11 Grandchildren 10 Great-Grandchildren
Sister Marcia (Jesse) Avery Kirkwood, IL
Sister Gloria Barr Macomb, IL
Brother Daniel (Gladys) Gulick Kirkwood, IL
Step Brother Tom (Charlotte) Coursey Burlington, IA
Step Brother Richard Wayne Coursey Burlington, IA
Friends may call Noon – 7 p.m. Friday, September 26th, at Lunning Chapel
Family will receive friends 5 – 7 p.m. Friday, September 26th, at Lunning Chapel
Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 27th, at Oak St. Baptist Church
Burial Will Be Aspen Grove Cemetery

Kevin R Rhodes Age 58 of Burlington died Friday 9/19
His is survived by his mother Marie Rhodes of Burlington, IA
Son Adam Rhodes West Burlington, IA
Step Daughter – Marcy (Dustin) Dirth of LaHarpe, IL
Step Daughter – Tricia Gerling of Burlington, IA
6 Step Grandchildren
Sister – Judy (Bob) Murphy of Burlington, IA
Memorial Celebration of Life 4 p.m. Saturday, September 27th, at the Beach Shelter House at Geode State Park

 

Arthur “Art” L Klein Age 62 of Burlington died Tue 9/23 at the Great River Hospice House West Burlington
He is survived by his wife Rebecca “Becky” Klein of Burlington and his mother, Audrey Klein of Burlington, IA
Sister Becky Adams Burlington, IA
Sister Bonney Lord Joplin, MO
Friends may call 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, September 27th, at Lunning Chapel
Family will receive friends 1 – 3 p.m. Saturday, September 27th, at Lunning Chapel
Funeral Service and Elks Rites with be at 4 p.m. Saturday, September 27th, at Lunning Chapel
Burial Will Be at a Later Date

 

Carolyn Elsie Dalton, 72, of Oelwein, Iowa, died at Mercy Hospital, Oelwein, Iowa, on Tuesday, September 23, 2014. Born on July 18, 1942 in Burlington, Iowa, she was the daughter of William H. and Eleanor E. Fahlgren Groeltz. She married and later divorced. She enjoyed sewing, arts and crafts, cooking, Iowa football and spending time with family and friends. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Tuesday September 23rd

Friedrich Wilhelm “Fritz” Hoemmen, 80, of rural Dallas City, IL passed away at 11:20 PM Sunday, September 21, 2014 at his home. He was born on November 4, 1933 in Werlte, Germany, the son of Hermann and Josefa Tepe Hoemmen. On November 15, 1958 he married Katharina “Kathy” Staggenborg in Macomb, IL. Fritz served two years of active duty in the U.S. Army overseas before returning stateside to serve four years in the National Guard. He farmed all of his life. Continue Reading →

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OBITS for 09/15/2014

Mrs. Barbara Jean Purdy, 87, of LaHarpe, IL passed away at 6:00 a.m. Sunday, September 14, 2014 at the LaHarpe-Davier Health Care Center, LaHarpe, IL. Arrangements are pending at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in LaHarpe. Condolences may be left at banksandbeals.com

Jon Owen Newberry, 71, of Dallas City, IL passed away at 7:20 AM Sunday, September 14, 2014 at his home. Jon was born on September 19, 1942 in Quincy, IL the son of Quentin and Marie Wolf Newberry. On January 31, 1965 he married Carolyn Hendricks in Dallas City, she survives. Continue Reading →

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Obituaries Thursday September 11th

Joey Miller Age 31 of Burlington died Tue 9/9 at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington
Survivors:
Parents Tim and Jill Miller of Burlington, IA
Son Bentlee
Daughter Bailee
Sister Mary Lindgren Burlington, IA
Sister Jennifer Sturm Akron, OH
Sister Jamie Richard Hannibal, MO
Brother Michael Miller Springfield, MO
Brother Jeremy Wymore Missouri,
Family will receive friends Noon until 2 p.m. Saturday, September 13th, at Lunning Chapel

 

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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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